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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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Bead & Wire Fashion Jewelry 

Monday 01 September 2014

To celebrate the release of London Jewellery School founder Jessica Rose’s first book this month, we have a sneak peek of some of the gorgeous projects it includes!

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NHS Knitted blood drops success! 

Friday 29 August 2014

Check out the overwhelming success of the NHS Blood Donar's knitted yarn bomb campaign 'blood doesn't grown on trees'. Knitting can change the world!

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Mini fun in Finland 

Tuesday 19 August 2014

Maria Malmström has filled an incredible 18 rooms with a marvellous mix of miniatures. Christiane Berridge finds out more.

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Eastern Promise Necklace 

Tuesday 12 August 2014

Make a colourful necklace inspired by the hustle and bustle of vibrant spice markets. By Lizzi Holt

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Knit a tulip for ME tulip pattern 

Thursday 07 August 2014

Free tulip pattern to raise funds for The Association of Young People with ME (AYME)

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Autumn Miniatura 

Thursday 07 August 2014

Autumn miniature will be showcasing on September 20th – 21st at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham.

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Best in Show author knitting workshop 

Wednesday 06 August 2014

Looking for something to do this weekend? How about a trip to the beautiful Evesham, set in amongst the Worcestershire countryside, for a knitting workshop with Best in Show author Sally Muir?

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What inspires Rosie Bill 

Wednesday 06 August 2014

Rosie Bill tells us about the old china that inspires her 'Lost and Found' collection

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Downton at the Dolls House Workshop 

Tuesday 05 August 2014

Looking for that one impressive dolls' house? Check out the Downton from the Dolls House Workshop.

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Country Life at the Castle 

Thursday 31 July 2014

Celebrate the best of rural living at Hever Castle’s ‘Country Life at the Castle’ event, running September 12th – 14th.

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