Trends

We bring you the biggest trends from the craft world with top tips and techniques on how to achieve the hottest homeware, fashion and craft projects.

10 Essentials For Poolside Crafting

Like many of you, I am currently waiting to go off on my holiday. I don’t like to just sit by the pool doing nothing, so I always bring a good book, but it got me wondering, what crafts can I bring with me? Here, I have my top 10 products and accessories that are…

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Trend Alert | Butterflies Are In!

Butterflies will be flying their way into our lives in many forms in 2017. Be it home decor, fashion or crafts, butterflies will be everywhere. Some serious trendsetters are using butterflies in their designs already, Elle Decor recently published an article about a SoHo apartment designed by Sasha Bikoff which heavily featured butterflies. They took…

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SewandSo Books launching 2017!

SewandSo is launching a brand new publishing imprint! From Spring 2017, SewandSo books will focus on the top UK and global trends in the craft category. Using data from online search trending, social media and our own consumer database, our books will focus on the hottest topics in craft with leading authors and personalities. New…

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10 Craft Projects To Make Your Life More Hygge

Hygge (pronounced “HUE-gah”) is a Danish word which, although has no direct translation, means enjoying life’s simple pleasures. It alludes to a feeling of cosy intimacy and contentment. It’s all about creating feelings of happiness, friendliness and wellbeing within everyday life. Sounds wonderful, doesn’t it? No rushing through life, taking time for the simple things and enjoying…

Extreme Crochet | Sneak Peek!

Sarah Shrimpton of Annaboo’s House has only gone and done it again! She’s written a fantastic eBook to whet the appetites of us crafty crocheters – and we love it. Extreme Crochet is fun, addictive, quirky and thought-provoking. Full of super sized crochet projects, this eBook will introduce you into the world of extreme crochet, an exciting new trend…

This week we’re loving… Extreme Crochet

2016 is going to be the year that crochet gets bigger and better, quite literally! Using the biggest hooks and chunkiest yarns, you can create the most Extreme Crochet projects imaginable! In her wonderful new eBook, Sarah Shrimpton demonstrates a varied selection of projects, which includes everything from a giant Scottie dog to a chunky cowl. So whether you’re a…

We’ve Partnered with Tula Pink!

We’re thrilled to announce that we have partnered with the one and only, Tula Pink! Tula is a best selling author, designer, quilter, illustrator and one of our all time favourite people. Known as one of the best and brightest designers in the industry, she is widely recognised for her bold use of colour, her dark sense of humour,…