All posts by VintageBuzz

Vintage Lovers | Create Your Own Vintage Home Style

I am very excited as I have my hands on an advance copy of a fantastic book I commissioned — Style Your Modern Vintage Home! I think that vintage lovers everywhere are going to love the beautiful photography, inspiration, practical styling tips and advice. International songstress and vintage style icon, Paloma Faith, has even written…

The Art of Tunisian Crochet

Tunisian crochet is a hot topic at the moment! If you enjoy knitting or crochet and you are looking for a new challenge then Tunisian crochet is the perfect choice. It uses elements of both knitting and crochet techniques to create a unique look and feel to the patterns. Tunisian crochet is a traditional technique…

How to Crochet | Basic Skills for Beginners

Learning a new craft can always be a bit daunting, but it’s so quick and easy to get started with crochet that there’s no excuse! You need very little equipment, it can cleverly squeeze in to those precious free moments of your day and it’s really rewarding to see your projects taking shape quickly. Crochet…

Chic Knitwear for City Girls | Metropolitan Knits

Searching for handmade knitted chic that beats the high street? I’ve spotted a great pattern book with clothes you won’t be able to resist! Metropolitan Knits features 20 stylish knitwear designs for all seasons, with clever finishing techniques to create that perfect professional look. I’ve been looking for a new knitting project and have now…

Upcycled Bracelet Making Ideas

Why buy yourself a new bracelet when you can make your own? Look all around you – in your wardrobe, craft box, local charity shops – and you will find an abundance of random objects that you can upcycle into a new eco-friendly and fashionable bracelet. The Internet is full of fascinating upcycled bracelet making…

Great Mother’s Day Crafts for Children

These fun and easy to make handmade Mother’s Day crafts for children are the ideal gifts to put a smile on mums’ faces everywhere this upcoming Mother’s Day. Using inexpensive materials and a fun and fresh range of original activities to keep kids busy, what better way for your kids to give some love back and…