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latest creative news

  • 7 ideas to show off your iron-on patches

    You’ve been collecting those iron-on embroidered patches that seem to be such a massive trend item right now and you’re starting to wonder what on earth you’re going to do with them all. I have a small collection going myself […]

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  • creative spotlight: Care Packages [book] by Michelle Mackintosh

    In what is a beautiful follow up to ‘Snail Mail‘ released through Hardie Grant last year, Michelle Mackintosh has delivered another delicious book jam-packed full of beautiful photography and practical advice on sending mailable gifts. Care Packages follows […]

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  • Etsy craft party + himmeli tutorial

    By now, I’m guessing that you have heard about Etsy Craft Party which has been running as an annual global initiative to bring creative folks together on one day – all for the sake of craft + connecting + inspiring + learning […]

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  • DIY ideas for pimping your notebook

    If you’re anything like me, then you might be a bit partial to stationery and craft supplies. I have an excessive amount of notebooks and notepads in a variety of spiral-bound, book-bound, plain, patterned, small, large, medium, ruled, dotted + […]

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  • DIY: desk organiser

    Week after week, our recycling bin at home is full well before rubbish collection day. I’m always looking for ways to up-cycle and recycle our consumables into something useful, without looking like it’s literally a pile of garbage hot-glued together […]

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What they're saying

Straight from the mouths of fine folks who've attended some of our events

The snacks, venue and decorations were such a happy sensory explosion, every detail was so creatively put together!

Fiona, Craft Hunter

It was an absolute cracker of a day — [the creative mentors] did a fantastic job of introducing us to their craft, and maddest props of all go to Mags for arranging the entire day. I seem to have creative juices flowing out of every orifice and I don’t quite know what to do with them all.

Jemima, Fiddle & Spoon

It was great to try my hand at a few different crafts that I wouldn’t normally make and to meet some like minded creative people and have an uninterrupted day away from the kids to do what I love.

Lorelei, Craftsmumship

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