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Arts and Crafts

Arts and crafts are a great way to have fun, learn new skills, and can have a positive effect on both your physical and mental health. With a whole range of creative ideas, there is something for everyone.

8 months ago

Let’s Learn How to Finger Crochet

Are you ready to embark on a crafting adventure that combines the cozy charm of crochet with the convenience of your own two hands? Get ready to explore the world of finger crochet! With no need for hooks or needles, finger crochet…

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8 months ago

What Is Decoupage: A Beginner’s Guide

Decoupage is a wonderful way to create unique pieces for your home that perfectly match your décor – and as an art form it’s easy to master. It’s inexpensive, using a few simple and readily available materials and techniques. Interestingly, decoupage has a long history but offers limitless opportunities for modern applications. What Is Decoupage? […]

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8 months ago

Crocheting a Blanket for Beginners

If you’re starting out with crochet and want to make something simple, a blanket is a great way to go. Crocheting a blanket isn’t difficult and will allow you to practice basic techniques. Whether this will be your first project or you’ve already completed…

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8 months ago

Is Needle Felting on Your Hobbies Bucket List? Let’s Get Started!

Needle felting (also called ‘dry felting’) is a fun way to create creatures, people, pictures – and even jewellery – from wool fibre, using a special needle. It’s an inexpensive craft that makes little mess and can be done ‘on the go’. I’ve been known to needle felt…

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8 months ago

4 Easy Cross-Stitch Patterns for Beginners

Cross-stitching has captivated crafters for centuries with its intricate patterns and the satisfaction of creating something beautiful stitch by stitch. Whether you’re a seasoned crafter or just starting, cross-stitching provides a delightful way to relax…

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9 months ago

Beginner’s Guide to Soapmaking

We all love the luxury of the gloriously scented artisanal soap found at craft fairs, bought from tiny, delicious boutique shops and from wholefood stores – but have you ever considered making your own? With a limited number of ingredients…

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9 months ago

How to Start Candle Making: A Guide for Beginners

If you are anything like me, you are drawn to displays of scented candles… ahem… like a moth to a flame. Have you ever considered making your own candles? The process is calming and almost zen-like, with a kitchen filled with the warm fragrance…

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9 months ago

7 Easy Knitting Patterns for Beginners

Knitting has existed for centuries and is one of the most popular crafts in the world, with millions of knitters spanning the globe. Whether you’re a new knitter or have been practicing your craft for years, you could learn many different things…

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9 months ago

12 Creative Journaling Ideas

Do you keep a journal? People journal for many reasons: to organise themselves, to process ideas and reflect upon their life, to keep a record of travels and activities, or to enhance their wellbeing…

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9 months ago

How to Knit for Beginners

Knitting is a timeless craft that’s been around for centuries. It’s easy to learn how to knit as long as you have the right supplies and some patience, and you can do it nearly anywhere. Knitting is also an activity anyone can do, no matter their age or skill level…

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