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Packed full of information about your hobby

Love miniatures, making jewellery, knitting or multi-crafting? Our magazines are packed with projects, inspirational features, interviews, techniques, reviews, news, competitions, shopping guides and fun!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Dolls' House Issue 215 Giveaways 

Thursday 10 March 2016

Enter here to win prizes from our April issue giveaways!

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International Women's Day: Tia Williams 

Tuesday 08 March 2016

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we’ve spoken to some female crafters to find out what inspires them

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International Women's Day: Jay Francois-Campbell 

Tuesday 08 March 2016

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we’ve spoken to some female crafters to find out what inspires them

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Free Pattern - Eddie's Dream Hat 

Tuesday 08 March 2016

The impossible dream....we all have one! Michael (Eddie) Edwards had a dream to go to the Olympics and in 1988 his dream came true.

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International Women's Day - Madeleine Rogers (Mibo) 

Tuesday 08 March 2016

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we’ve spoken to some female crafters to find out what inspires them.

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International Women's Day - Jemima Schlee 

Tuesday 08 March 2016

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we’ve spoken to some female crafters to find out what inspires them.

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Mother's Day Project: Bath Bombs 

Friday 04 March 2016

Celebrate Mother's Day with these pretty butterflies, symbols of the soul and a long life. Pop one into a warm bath, breathe in the exquisite aroma, lie back and let yourself float away.

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St David's Day: Leeks! 

Tuesday 01 March 2016

This is quite a tricky way to make leeks, but very effective. You can also use a shorter leek cane to make spring onions. This extension to the Skinner shade technique shows how to incorporate a third colour into a single, shaded strip.  

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St. David's Daffodil Headband Project 

Monday 29 February 2016

Bring spring to your wardrobe with this bright blossom headband. By replacing the band with a hairclip or brooch bar, this colourful accessory can be worn in a variety of ways.

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Dolls' House Issue 214 Giveaways 

Monday 15 February 2016

Enter here to win prizes from our March issue giveaways!

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