Welcome to the Crafts Institute

Welcome to the Crafts Institute, home of Making, Knitting magazine, Making Jewellery and The Dolls' House magazine. Don't miss out on the latest projects, interviews, articles, techniques, competitions and behind-the-scenes blogs of your favourite craft magazines!

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Packed full of information about your hobby

Love miniatures, making jewellery, knitting or multi-crafting? Our magazines are packed with projects, inspirational features, interviews, techniques, reviews, news, competitions, shopping guides and fun!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Packed full of information about your hobby

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MGM go live with their next on line fair 

Wednesday 30 April 2014

2 days to go until the next MGM miniatures fair

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Decorate with silhouettes 

Tuesday 29 April 2014

Beate Klotz explains how to make stylish wall art

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How to have a successful blog 

Monday 28 April 2014

Our top 10 tips for starting or developing your own blog.

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Knit a sea monkey for children's charity! 

Friday 25 April 2014

Craft groups are being urged to use their knitting needles to help sick children as part of this year’s Manchester Children’s Book Festival

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Spend June in the dolls' house garden 

Thursday 24 April 2014

June's issue of The Dolls' House magazine is all about making the most of the miniature garden. So sit back and enjoy the best that the miniatures' world has got to offer. We have plenty of advice

Tagged in: miniatures,Garden,dolls' houses,projects,The Dolls' House magazine

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The Great Yorkshire Bunting Knit 

Wednesday 23 April 2014

Looking for a new charitable project to join in? Get knitting for Yorkshire's Martin House Children's Hospice 'Good Night's Sleep' appeal.

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Online Jewellery Workshops 

Wednesday 23 April 2014

Learn from home, in your own time, at I Made It!

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Cheeky chick egg cozy 

Sunday 20 April 2014

This cheeky crochet chick will keeps your eggs warm this Easter!

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Daffodil necklace 

Wednesday 16 April 2014

A host of golden daffodils nodding in a gentle breeze is a sure sign that spring has arrived at last. By Linzi Alford

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Hen, chicks and eggs knitting pattern 

Wednesday 16 April 2014

Which came first? It doesn't matter as you can whip up all three in time for Easter!

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