All posts by Nadine

Nadine

About Nadine

Nadine dabbles in a wide range crafts. If it's pretty and she wants to make it, she'll learn the technique to do so. She is also never without a cup of tea in her hands.

Emily Peacock Talks Tapestry & Her Homespun Range

Emily Peacock’s contemporary tapestry designs are the perfect mix of modern typography and vintage styling. We’re thrilled to have Homespun, her new range for DMC, in store now. These designs are sure to add the wow factor to your home. You may be very aware of Emily’s work, she has been on Kirstie’s Handmade Home, in…

Meet the Artist | Nel Whatmore

Nel Whatmore is an artist and designer well known for her floral paintings, landscapes and abstracts. We are thrilled that Nel has translated her gorgeous paintings into a fabric collection, Ghost and that SewandSo are now stocking it. We recently caught up with Nel to find out more about her and how the chance to…

Tanya Whelan Shades of Rose | Fabric Crush

Tanya Whelan is back with another knockout fabric collection, Shades of Rose. Her signature floral style takes centre stage with big bold roses and delicate rose trellises. Shades of Rose is a tonal collection of elegant, classic and timeless florals rendered in beautiful shades of red, aqua and grey. Quilters and sewists will find endless uses…

Girls Night Out | Winning Wednesday

For this week’s Winning Wednesday we have a fantastic giveaway for you. We are giving you the chance to win the Girls Night Out Cross Stitch Kit from Bothy Threads. We offer up something new for our Winning Wednesday giveaway every week – with prizes ranging from DMC threads to stunning cross stitch kits. It’s really easy…

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Patterns from Wafer Paper Cakes

Thank you for purchasing Wafer Paper Cakes. Learn how to use easy papercraft techniques on cakes with edible wafer paper to create stunning cake designs. Leading wafer paper cake instructor Stevie Auble demonstrates how to make a plethora of different wafer paper flowers, bows, wreaths and other decorations to transform your cake decorating skills with…

We’ve Taken Part in The Big Stitch

The British Heart Foundation is running a campaign challenging ‘style-savvy shoppers to get crafty’ called The Big Stitch. They want you to personalise an item of clothing you find in their shop. When I heard about The Big Stitch I thought it was a great idea. I am a supporter of the British Heart Foundation anyway, so this…

Cosy Crochet Cactus Free Pattern

This cute little crochet cactus needs no water, has no spikes and smiles from your shelf or windowsill in her brightly coloured pot. This huggable cactus has been designed by our very own Anna Wade over on her Dotty Doily Blog. Make lots of friends for her with different coloured pots and flowers to brighten…