In this craft tutorial, embroidery artist Nicola McEachran from NDM Handmade shows you how to make a sweet apple blossom brooch using simple embroidery stitches, felt and a handful of sequins.
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In our Meet the Maker interview we talk to letterpress designer Emma van Breukelen from Ellie Press about her letterpress stationery and her love of rabbits
We talk to jewellery designer Elizabeth Anne Norris about her work and discover how how she moved from air quality scientist to professional jeweller.
We talk to jewellery designer Jo Bignold from Lucylou Designs about her handmade jewellery, her love of hares and how it feels to be part of the craft community…
The Folksy Charts 2016 are here! We count down the best-selling shops, most popular items, best social channels and identify trends in how people shopped last year.
We talk to Kate Harvey, the designer and maker behind Gracie Flo Jewellery, who creates handmade jewellery inspired by nature
One of our highlights of 2016 was the Weekend of the Maker, where we joined forces with Crafty Fox Market and Roco to celebrate what it means to be a maker today. Here’s what happened in pictures…
Glass artist Verity Pulford creates fused glass inspired by the wild flowers, forests, mountains and skies of North Wales. We interview Verity to find out more.
We talk to Justine Nettleton from Art You Wear – a fine artist who creates jewellery inspired by the marks and colours of her paintings and shapes in nature.
We have teamed up with Unique Planners by Pirongs to offer 1 lucky reader the chance to win their very own Life Planner. Personalised and…
Scottish embroidery artist Nicola McEachran talks about her embroideries and inspiration, and how she feels the desire to design and make is deeply ingrained
Joanna Wakefield is a jewellery designer based in York who creates beautiful pieces in silver jewellery inspired by textiles, haberdashery and vintage finds
Meet Irene Tretyakova from Fancyknittles, who creates exquisite pocket-sized worlds of miniature crochet flowers, trees, dolls house accessories and more.