home: made [ table mats ]
We love this easy, simple DIY from Sarah Hearts to make table mats. Such a quick idea but so effective. So little equipment needed and great results.
It’s easy to tailor this to your own taste, colour choice and even be more adventurous with design.
Head to Sarah Hearts for the full tutorial.
home: event [ vintage china upcyling ]
If you fancy some new year creativity, and like a bit of vintage, then this workshop is perfect for you.
Heals are hosting vintage china upcyling classes early next year, and give you the opportunity to learn the techniques to carefully bring life back a previously loved piece.
‘Give life to your vintage china in our upcycling class at Heals. First choose a pre-loved plate or teacup from The Indytute’s very special vintage china collection. Each piece has been rooted out by the Indytute china scout, who has scoured garage sales, antique stalls and junk shops to select the ideal pieces to upcycle’
Head to eventbrite.co.uk for tickets
[ £20 ]
home: made [ paper wreath ]
Looking for some last minute Christmas decorations? Or do you have a spare wall space that needs filling for the day. Then fear not as we have found these gorgeous paper wreaths, which you can customise to suite your space.
A little bit of time is neeeded, but they are well worth it and will keep till next year.
Choose your colour and size for the perfect addition this Christmas!
Follow the tutorial at we-are-scout.com
home: event [ Crafty Fox Market ]
Make a note in the diary for the first Crafty Fox Market of 2020. Full of lots great designers & makers offering discounted items and seconds.
The array of traders will be displaying home accessories, jewellery, stationary and more.
Sat 1st Feb 2020
47 Newington Causeway, London
For more details head to craftyfoxmarket.co.uk
home: made [ grapevine wreath ]
This is a lovely idea for the festive season, and you can style it up however you wish.
This grapevine wreath is very simple to make and the natural rustic finish means you don’t have to be too precise. Use your own choice of foliage to create your own look.
Tutorial from hunker.com
home: event [ workshop roundup ]
If you have a desire to learn a new skill, or just like being creative, but not sure where to start, then fear not as today we look at some of the best workshops in London.
We found this great article at thenudge.com which shares 28 fab workshops, from embroidery to mosaic, life drawing to floristry with some of our favourites including Drink Shop Do, London Craft Club and Turning Earth.
Follow the link to have a read and be inspired.
home: event [ embroidery workshop ]
With Christmas in mind, and the thought of buying gifts it’s a great tune to kill two birds with one stone and learn a new skill.
Tea and Crafting are hosting a one night only Sashiko embroidery class where you will learn all the skills of this popular new craft.
‘During our Sashiko embroidery class you will learn all about the history of this style of embroidery, learn all of our tips and tricks on how to make stunning designs as well as walk home with a finished Sashiko design in a wooden hoop to hang on your wall. You will then move onto stitching your own tote bag‘
Head to teaandcrafting.co.uk for tickets
[ £39.50 ]