staying in the loop

3:00pm Monday, 09 Apr. by georgia frances king

Here's a treat for our UK readers: not only is Loop full to its brim with yarns from all the way around the world, but it also stocks pre-made designer wares, an array of patterns, coffee table books and even holds regular knitting and crochet classes.

tie-dyed eggs

10:00am Sunday, 08 Apr. by georgia frances king

Here's a nifty Easter tutorial to teach you how to make use of those putridly awesome vintage ties you have lying around in the back of your closet.


8:00am Wednesday, 04 Apr. by holly mccauley

Buttons are underrated. They are the little drops of goodness that hold everything together.

emotive yarn

8:00am Monday, 02 Apr. by georgia frances king

Winter is approaching, which means that now is a good time to pull out the knitting needles and get clickity clacking. Online hub Emotive Yarns has oodles of free patterns available to download,

sunny garden hair pins

9:00am Tuesday, 27 Mar. by holly mccauley

Sometimes it is necessary to channel just a touch of ladylike flair, and a crocheted rose hair pin might just do the trick.

a jarring experience

3:00pm Friday, 23 Mar. by jo walker

This easy-peasy DIY on the Oh Happy Day site shows how to pretty up little food jars by dipping them in paint. Sometimes the best ideas are the simplest.

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