Grab Your FREE Bernat Crochet Mermaid Tail Pattern from Hobbycraft

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      Do you know a little merman or mermaid that’s lost their tail? Head on over to Hobbycraft where you can download this fabulous mermaid tail crochet pattern absolutely free. All you need is an 8mm hook and 4 balls of Bernat Baby Blanket yarn and a few hours to whip up a Read More

Knit It: Baby Socks

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    Want to make a gift for a new baby? These socks are adorable and quick to knit too.   Size – to fit baby 3-6 months     Materials: 4 ply yarn 50g in 3 colours: Light pink (A) Mint (B) Lemon (C) Double ended 3mm needles Darning needle / scissors Stitch Markers Read More

Make It: Teacup Pin Cushion

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  An incredibly quick, easy project that anyone can do, this delightful teacup pin cushion makes the perfect gift for the sewist in your life!   Materials: Teacup or mini jug Fabric Toy stuffing Pins Sewing needles Scissors Thread   Instructions: Depending on the size of your teacup or mini jug cut a piece of Read More

Make It: Easter Chick Family

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  Make this Easter chick family for a quick and easy craft project that children in particular will love!   Materials DK Yarn  – Lemon or yellow Clover pom pom makers (medium and small) Toy eyes or beads Orange Felt Scissors Needle / thread   Instructions Make 2 medium sized pom poms with your clover Read More

Make It: Washi Tape Easter Card

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    There’s nothing quite like handmade and that goes for cards too. Here is an excellent idea for an Easter card to make and send:   Materials White card blank Paper Pencil Scissors Washi Tape Glue   Instructions On plain white paper stick rows of your washi tape. Draw a template of an egg Read More

Make It: Felt Easter Egg Decorations

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    Decorate your home for Easter with these wonderful felt eggs.   Materials Felt (various colours) Paper Pencil Toy stuffing Ribbon Needle Thread Scissors   Instructions   Draw an egg shaped template onto a piece of paper and cut out. Pin the template onto your felt and cut 3 x shapes. (In various colours Read More

Make It: Mini Knitted Bunny Toy

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  This knitted bunny is small enough to fit into the palm of your hand and makes a great little gift in no time at all! Materials   Grey DK Yarn White DK Yarn Black DK Yarn (small amount) 4mm Knitting Needles Darning Needle Scissors Toy Stuffing Pom Pom Maker (small) Ribbon.     Instructions Read More