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  • how to make natural acorn decorations for christmas

    How to make felted acorn decorations

    How to make felted acorn decorations  I love the handmade gifts and natural decorations that Anika Dehne creates for her online shop Kreemo so I was very happy when she offered to share this…

    November 17, 2019
  • how to knit a christmas stocking - love this chunky stripy nordic style stocking in white with grey stripes with personalised name tag in leather. Click through for expert tips and links to the perfect knitting pattern #knitting #christmas #stocking #decorations #holiday #craft #tutorial #DIY #knittingpattern #frombritainwithlove

    How to knit a Christmas stocking

    How to knit a Christmas stocking – a little guide to making the perfect wool Christmas stocking. I’ve found THE PERFECT knitting patterns for making Christmas stockings you’ll want to keep forever. They are…

    November 6, 2019
  • how to make stripy wool baubles. Click through for easy step by step tutorial to making these simple to make beautiful christmas decorations to love for years and years #make #bauble #stripy #wool #DIY #tutorial #craftychristmas #christmasdecorations

    How to make wool baubles with stripes

    How to make wool baubles with stripes – DIY tutorial. You may already be familiar with Olga Prinku’s beautiful dried flower embroidery hoop art. She’s known for her simple, exquisitely delicate designs (read our…

    November 5, 2019
  • love this free knitting pattern for an ombre striped cowl scarf by Jules Hogan. Click through to get this free knitting pattern and other beautiful free patterns perfect for Autumn cosy evenings #knittingpattern #free #freepattern #knitting #autumn #frombritainwithlove #cowl #scarf

    15 free knitting patterns for Autumn

    15 free knitting patterns you’ll love to make this Autumn and Winter It’s that time of year, suddenly isn’t it? I’ve finally stopped clinging onto to the last bittersweet moments of Summer and I’m…

    October 4, 2019
  • how to make a knitted easter bunny

    How to knit a bunny rabbit baby – free pattern

    How to knit a bunny rabbit baby – free pattern and step by step tutorial. I fell in love instantly when I first came across Claire Garland’s Dot Pebbles knitting patterns. She has created…

    March 18, 2019
  • how to make an apron dress

    How to make an apron dress with cross back

    How to make a cross back apron dress with Dolly sewing workshops. Before we start, here are some links to patterns you might like to have at the ready… The Apron paper pattern by…

    February 1, 2019
  • how to make a hand tied flower bouquet with spring flowers at Pod & Pip flower workshop. Click through for easy step by steps DIY tutorial to create your own hand tied bouquet with spring flowers or any flowers you love - the technique is the same and easier than you might think. Start making your own professional standard bouquets! #handtied #flowerbouquet #flowerworkshop #frombritainwithlove #springflowers #britishflowers

    How to make a hand tied flower bouquet

    Join me as I learn how to make a hand tied flower bouquet using rustic spring flowers and seasonal foliage with Pod & Pip. For me, one of life’s great simple pleasures is arranging seasonal…

    April 19, 2018
  • spring flower arrangements

    Simple spring flower arrangement ideas

    February and March are when I fill my home with spring flowers and bulbs as a taste of the new season just around the corner. For me, simple spring flower arrangement ideas need to…

    February 23, 2018
  • how to plan a wildlife garden

    How to create a wildlife garden

    When I discovered that Liz Ridgway (founder of home and garden accessories brand Denys & Fielding) had won a prestigious gold award from the Wildlife Trust for her wildlife garden in Kent, I wanted to know…

    February 19, 2018
  • MAKE

    How to make a new year intentions Vision Board

    I know the term Vision Board sounds like jargon plucked straight out of a management or marketing handbook. But hear me out. If you’re a visual person, there’s plenty of research to show that…

    January 17, 2018
  • how to make contemporary fresh christmas wreath with Sarah of floribunda rose workshop

    Make a contemporary Christmas wreath

    It’s been a while since we blogged about making fresh foliage Christmas wreaths. So, when Sarah Diligent of Floribunda Rose invited me to join one of her workshops to learn how to make a…

    December 4, 2017
  • love modern calligraphy workshops. Click through to get easy step by steps to try out contemporary modern calligraphy at home from Gemma Milly. We show you step by step #moderncalligraphy #calligraphy #handlettering #moderncalligraphy #frombritainwithlove

    Modern calligraphy workshop

    As someone with handwriting that’s a bit of a hasty scrawl, I was slightly unsure I’d be up to the task when Gemma Milly invited me to join one of her highly popular modern…

    December 3, 2017
  • how to make a willow angel christmas decoration

    How to make a willow Christmas angel

    When willow weaving queen Judith Needham (listed in our directory here) emailed to ask if I’d like to make a willow Christmas angel I didn’t have to think twice.  I hit reply instantly to…

    November 9, 2017
  • how to screenprint - click through for easy step by step DIY tutorial to learn screen printing with Mr Wingate in London - how to turn your sketches into stencils, choosing colours and creating the finished screen print design #screenprint #howtoscreenprint #workshop #frombritainwithlove #learntoscreenprint

    How to screenprint

    Craft writer Clare Kelly heads to east London to try out a beginner’s screenprinting workshop and learns how to screenprint a bag with Sam Wingate aka Mr Wingate (listed in our directory here)…

    December 4, 2016