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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!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A Family Home 

Thursday 29 May 2014

Nancy Baumgartner reports on a young woman and her grandmother who built a house together

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Make flowers for the table 

Tuesday 27 May 2014

Ruth Flewelling Lesbirel prepares a cheerful floral table display for the dolls’ house dining room

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Exclusive Alex Monroe jewellery range at Chelsea Flower Show 

Wednesday 21 May 2014

Hiho Silver brings their debut Alex Monroe range of jewellery to the Chelsea Flower Show 2014

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Dentists knitting to save African babies 

Tuesday 20 May 2014

Staff at the Leeds Dental Institute are knitting to save the lives of newborns in Africa, at risk of hypothermia.

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Dynamic polymer pendant 

Tuesday 20 May 2014

Make a striking polymer pendant with a silver accent made up of a small piece of patterned metal clay. By Alison Gallant

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T/RAW launched by 'mumpreneur' 

Wednesday 14 May 2014

A talented mum and entrepreneur has launched Scandinavian jewellery label T/RAW

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Sheep Shop Cambridge gets MP knitting for Le Tour! 

Tuesday 13 May 2014

You too can join in the fun by knitting tiny tour T-shirts to celebrate the Tour de France this summer.

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Yarn Review from Knitting issue 128, May 2014 

Thursday 08 May 2014

As spring turns to summer Jeanette Sloan tries out the latest yarns

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Cluster jewellery exhibition 

Wednesday 07 May 2014

Cluster are holding an exhibition of contemporary jewellery on 3rd - 7th June.

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Basic Wire Weaving 

Friday 02 May 2014

Discover three simple weaves to use with two, three and four wire frames. By Sue Mason-Burns

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