Category Archives: Knitting

10 Things Only Hardcore Crafters Will Understand

Your skin is mostly glue. Remember when you were a kid and you used to let PVA dry on your hand then peel it off? This is your life now. Accidentally drinking the paint water is an everyday hazard. ‘Don’t drink the paint water’ mug by Doofery on Etsy. You put down your tools and […]

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Pom pom flower bouquet

Success! Using some pretty light coloured wool, my pom pom maker and some dried-out raspberry canes: That’s two of my Pinterest Picks that I’ve actually tried out so far. One to go!

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Pinterest Picks

Everyone knows Pinterest is a great place to find craftspiration (sure, it’s a word… just go with it…) and I often find myself pinning project after tutorial after project¬†on my craft board and not doing a single one. I’ve decided to try and narrow my picks down to a few a month, and take the […]

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A belated Happy New Year, fellow crafters! I’ve had a slow start but am getting into the swing of things now. So far, I’ve completed one very cute knitted bunny, made from just one square of knitting: I found the tutorial on Pinterest (naturally!). There are loads of good ones out there and it’s simple […]

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Weekly inspiration- A Handmade Christmas

Right about now is the time you may want to think about panicking if you haven’t yet bought all your Christmas presents. It’s 2 weeks to Christmas! Just 2 weeks! Quick! Get the things! Order the stuff! Whatever stress you may or may not be feeling about finishing your Christmas shopping, rest assured there’s still […]

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Visit The Craft Fantastic Folksy shop!

Oh, go on, go have a look. I have a fancy new banner and everything. I have Christmas origami gift tags: Knitted wrist cuffs and headbands: And a selection of little notebooks, only ¬£1.50 each!   Go on…

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Knitted and paper craft stall

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Newly Knitted- craft stall creations

We’ve been hard at it knitting lots of cosy things for the November 4th craft fair! Arm warmers: Boot cuffs: Headbands:

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Craft stall – November 4th, Northampton Saints Grounds

Come along! We have the usual paper goods, plus lots of snuggly knitted things for winter and some Christmas stock, too.

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More on Folksy!

I’ve added more festive Christmas gift tags to the Craft Fantastic Folksy shop! I’ve also added some knitted hair bows: You can check out the shop here.

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