DIY t-shirt yarn (with seams)

A lot of tutorials on the web show you how to make fabric yarn from seamless t-shirts however, you can also make yarn from t-shirts with seams! Here’s a tutorial to show you how, all you will need is an old t-shirt and some scissors. Top tip: * Do not forget to round the ends… Continue reading

Head-over-heels for Mollie Makes 24!

Crochet a beautiful flower garland, upcycle your knitwear and design your own fabric with issue 24 of Mollie Makes. The new issue of Mollie Makes came out last Friday and we’re in love. There are so many gorgeous projects and so much unique inspiration to get you living and loving handmade, we don’t know where… Continue reading

Nesting baskets: a tutorial with My Poppet

This week we are giving you the opportunity to win one of two Hoooked Zpagetti fabric spools from DMC on Twitter, so we thought we’d share with you the perfect way to use up this super thick yarn with some help from the very talented Cintia who blogs at My Poppet. You will need: Zpagetti… Continue reading

DIY: upcycle your old t-shirt with crochet!

A new year is a time for fresh starts and new beginnings, and though this may also apply to our wardrobes, it doesn’t have to mean us dashing off to the sales. There are plenty of creative ways to update your style without breaking the bank, and we’d like to share one of our favourites… Continue reading