Crafts Blog

Often envious of the rich and famous, little did we know how much they actually are like us. Many of our favourite faces have been seen crafting away on their downtime. We wonder how many of them are subscribers to Homemaker...

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We get some cushion crafting expertise from Anne Baxter of, and discover wonderful ways to experiment with them. “I’ve sewn all my life, prolifically for the last 25 years, and there’s always room for another cushion. With a wealth of patchwork and appliqué techniques and designs to try, a cushion is a manageable size and a marvellous vehicle to experiment with.”

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When we see a new embroidery hoop project, the only word to describe how we feel is ‘giddy’ – it excites us so much, that we simply have to get making straight away. Today we bring you 10 hab-tastic embroidery hoop projects that we’re sure you’ll love. From actual embroidered detail to pockets and suncatchers, there’s something to suit every hoop lover. Enjoy…

Embroidery Hoop Projects You Need To Make Now read more