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Homemaker Chats To Amy Butler

Homemaker Chats To Amy Butler

What is it that you love about quilting? I adore playing with fabric and love textiles of every kind, but there’s something special about stitching pieces of beautiful fabric together to make...

Exclusive Interview: Ant Anstead of ‘Craft: I Made This’

Exclusive Interview: Ant Anstead of ‘Craft: I Made This’

“I’ve always made things with my hands, ever since I was a kid,” Ant tells us. “It’s that hands on, creative spark that set me on the path to be a car builder. But...

Interview with Sinead Koehler of Crafty Fox Market

What first sparked your interest in design & crafting, and has it always been a passion of yours? I have always had a keen interest in design but only really realised...

Interview with Tapestry Designer Johan Verbruggen

Interview with Tapestry Designer Johan Verbruggen

What first sparked your interest in design? We’ve seen on your website that you in fact come from a family of established textile manufacturers. As a boy I spent a lot...

Interview With Origami Expert Samuel Tsang

Interview With Origami Expert Samuel Tsang

What do you love about origami so much and why do you think it’s so popular? Origami is a very therapeutic, relaxing and peaceful hobby. It’s a beautiful art, a...

Meet The Queens Of Custom Fabric Printing

Meet The Queens Of Custom Fabric Printing

Who are the By Hand London team?

“We are Charlotte (lover of a sleazy syncopated beat and bold block colours), Elisalex (DIY obsessive and 1950s house wife reincarnate) and Victoria (erstwhile gamer...

Interview with Habitat’ senior designer, Rebecca Hoyes

Interview with Habitat’ senior designer, Rebecca Hoyes

For many years Rebecca developed textile and product collections working as a freelance designer – that’s until she began to feel her fingers tingling for a new challenge, and luckily for...

At work with Black Rock Textiles…

At work with Black Rock Textiles…

What first sparked your interest in design?

Colour. I’ve always loved the breadth of colour that’s around me in nature.

Have you had any formal training and, if so, how has this shaped...