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

Crochet Cup Cosy Pattern

crochet a cup cosy crochet pattern

Our resident craft bod’s mission this month is to keep everyone at MIS HQ warm and cosy. Get started with this easy crochet cup cosy project…   What you will need: Double knit yarn – in your colour choice x 2 4mm Crochet hook Button Darning needle Scissors Cup   Instructions: Make a slip knot Read More

No-Knit Christmas Stocking Tutorial

No-Knit Christmas Stocking Tutorial

  Turn something old into something new and upcycle an old jumper into a Christmas stocking or two!   Materials   Sweater/jumper – thrift stores are great for this project! Tissue paper/paper Pen/pencil Sewing machine (if not you can hand sew) Thread Scissors Sewing Needles Yarn in your colour choice (for the pom poms) Pom Pom Read More

15 Handmade Decorations for an Etsy Christmas

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Christmas is only a matter of weeks away, which means it’s time to pull out the decorations from the loft. But why not treat yourself to some new ornaments as well? If you’re looking for inspiration to deck your home out in Christmassy goodness, have a look at our favourite picks of Etsy’s handmade decorations. Read More

Home Decor on Etsy: Our Top 5 Picks This Week

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  We’ve been busy rounding up this week’s Etsy favourites and choosing just five of them was a hard task indeed!  It wasn’t an easy task but here’s what we finally came up with for this week’s handmade and unique home decor must-haves:   Our first pick are these solid pine LOVE blocks by LiziLoves. Each Read More