Welcome to the Crafts Institute

Welcome to the Crafts Institute, home of Making, Knitting magazine, Making Jewellery and The Dolls' House magazine. Don't miss out on the latest projects, interviews, articles, techniques, competitions and behind-the-scenes blogs of your favourite craft magazines!

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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!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Packed full of information about your hobby

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Ballgowns at the V & A 

Tuesday 16 October 2012

Our visit to the Ballgown exhibition at the V&A By Katie Wood

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The London Wool Company Halloween competition! 

Tuesday 16 October 2012

The London Wool Company is holding its first Halloween knitting competition to help support charity, Headsmart. As the nights draw in and we get closer to the creepiest night of the year, The L

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New hats for knitwear designer Louisa Harding's Himilayan challenge! 

Tuesday 16 October 2012

Knitwear designer Louisa Harding has released three more gorgeous hat patterns in her Himilayan Hiking Hat series to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Care. If you need reminding of Louisa's

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Issue 47 of Making Jewellery magazine 

Friday 12 October 2012

Our beautiful November 2012 issue is out very soon!

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Issue 27 on sale now! 

Friday 12 October 2012

Don't miss out on the latest issue of Making magazine on sale now...

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Make a Difference Day! 

Thursday 11 October 2012

Knitting are being challenged to knit gifts for children in need as part of the UK's biggest single day of volunteering, CSV Make a Difference Day, Saturday 27 October 2012. Make a Difference

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Welcome to the brand new Crafts Institute website! 

Thursday 11 October 2012

Welcome to the brand new Crafts Institute website, home to Making magazine, Making Jewellery, Knitting magazine and The Dolls' House magazine. We're so excited to finally be able to show off ou

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Take part in LoveWool UK! 

Wednesday 10 October 2012

LoveWool UK, the Campaign for Wool's biggest celebration of wool in the UK, is back and looks set for another fantastic year so get involved! LoveWool UK looks set to be better than ever wi

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Win Toadstool Cottage 

Wednesday 10 October 2012

Win a 1:48 scale dolls' house courtesy of Petite Properties

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A quick guide to dolls' house period styles 

Wednesday 10 October 2012

What historical period do you want? Here's a brief introduction

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