The sustainability series: 7 eco crafts for kids

kids in forest

We all know that looking after our planet and living a more sustainable lifestyle is a top priority, but how do we get the younger generation involved? Well, we’re big believers in play, and of course craft, so why not teach kids about the planet by crafting with natural and recycled materials? Here are 7 eco crafts for… Continue reading

Woven hanging tutorial

ocean weave DIY

Worked in delicate shades of blue and white, Lucy Rowan of @peasandneedles‘ weaving wall hanging reminds us of waves lapping against the shore. Create this miniature coastal-inspired piece for your home and add a splash of your own creativity using the techniques in our weaving guide.  Then, show off your creation on Instagram using our weaving and tapestry hashtag… Continue reading

Hashtags for modern weavers and tapestry makers

#modernweaving by @redheadweaver

If you’ve got a fascination with fibres and love your loom, we’ve rounded up the best hashtags to get inspired and find fellow weavers…

Library of weaving techniques

This blog post is sponsored by Wildwoven. Weaving is a gorgeous craft which we’ve featured in multiple mags, so we thought it was about time we make a library of weaving techniques for you all. This guide was made by our good pal Lucy Rowan @peasandneedles and shows you everything from how to warp the loom… Continue reading

Hashtags for macramé makers

#macrameeveryday by @freebirdfibers

Feature image by @freebirdfibers Macramé is having a craft revival and we want you to get on board. We’ve created a library of macramé knots blog post for you to brush up your skills and uploaded a free macramé heart bunting DIY for you to make! So now you’ve got all the skills and makes,… Continue reading

How to make a woven wall hanging and weaving loom

How to make a woven wall hanging and weaving loom - picture 1

Soft greys, earthy creams and dusky pinks are the loveliest tones for bedroom décor, creating a calming ambience. Made with natural fibres, including soft-as-a cloud wool roving, use this tactile hanging to add texture and interest to a plain wall, instantly transforming a room.

January craft workshops and creative events

January always sees us resolving to expand our crafting skills but not always achieving this. Makers, 2018 is going to be different! We’ve found the finest selection of workshops, to kick the year off on a total crafting high.

Wool Week day 7: Make a loom and learn to weave

Wool Week day 7: Make a loom and learn to weave

Add a riot of colour and texture to your walls this season with Holly Farrow’s weaving. Plus, make your own loom.

October craft workshops and creative events

October craft workshops and creative events

Autumn weather is making us yearn for cosier crafts, so we’ve rounded up our pick of craft workshops and creative events that’ll make you feel all warm and snuggly.

How to weave a miniature wall hanging

Weave a miniature wall hanging in minutes with our experimentation-friendly loom.