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I was approached on Instagram by @sam_whitethread, a design student in London who is “working on a project exploring the value of craft within an educational context.” I was asked if I would make a granny square and record my …

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Online Beginner Crochet Class Introductory Offer £35 per person Now taking registrations for 1st May 2018 Book Now Our Google classroom is now live. Learn the basics along with joining techniques to kick-start your crochet experience, from the comfort of your …

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We’re Heading into a New Year… …are you ready? Decorate Your Diary for 2018! My love of paper may make me a little bit biased, but I believe that a good old paper diary could be the key to improving …

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Fabric Scraps, Ornaments, Baubles Sy here again and I have been making fabric scrap ornaments for the Unravel & Unwind Christmas window display.  How has your week been? Here’s another way you can upgrade your drop-in on Mondays and Thursdays:  …

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Sy here, with a challenge: Go to Pinterest… Type Dorset Buttons in the search bar… I dare you not to fall in love! Dorset Buttons! I didn’t know what Dorset Buttons were until this very challenge was given to me …

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Now the Secret is out… “I am sure that you are all with me on saying a BIG Thank you to “The E Team”. Faye, Heather, Lesley and Moira have provided amazing support and I could not have done this …

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Canvas-stencil-Gilding with Sy from Happy Accident Studios This week Sy is introducing the method of using multi medium materials to decorate the front cover of a canvas notebook. This will  be the focus of one of our Girl’s Night In …

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Papercraft Flowers Tutorial with Sy from Happy Accident Studios Sy goes live every Tuesday afternoon over on Twitch  to bring you papercraft tutorials and more. This week we are sharing her two-part video stream. We hope you enjoy them and …

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Helen is choosing a new cover photo each week for the Secret Garden Facebook Group First up was Ruth’s. Helen particularly enjoyed how the butterfly blocks were laid out with the butterfly mobile. Tracey’s photo is this weeks cover image, …

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Helen’s Secret Garden Prize Draw This blanket is a unique design by Helen Free using Stylecraft Special DK for a Crochet Along.  There are six blocks, each made in the four different colour ways giving a total of 24 blocks. …

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