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Charlotte Newland

Charlotte Newland

How To Make A 30-Minute Pencil Roll

This quick and easy pencil case roll-up makes a fantastic little gift for the kids, whether it's for a birthday…

Adorable Felt Christmas Decorations (+ Free Templates!)

These adorable felt Christmas decorations are simple to sew and perfect for adding a festive feel to your fireplace, banister,…

How to Make a Halloween Bat Decoration in 15 Minutes [+ Free Template!]

Many of us leave making Halloween decorations until the last minute. Somehow, the big day always manages to creep up…

Chain Stitch Embroidery: Halloween Edition [+Free Template!]

Over the past few months, we've covered the basics of embroidery. Firstly we looked at the split stitch and French…

Embroidery for Beginners: How to Embroider Letters [+ FREE Template!]

If you read our earlier post on embroidery and how to get started, and now you want more... then you've…

How to Embroider: Embroidery Hoop Art For Beginners

If you've been tempted to try your hand at hand embroidery before, but never really known what you'd need, or…

Filled With Love – Charlotte Newland’s Trendy Textile Heart [With Template]

With Valentine's Day just around the corner, we asked The great British Sewing Bee's Charlotte Newland to get creative, in…

Crafting with the Stars: Ambassadors’ Favourite Blogs

These past few days, we've been bringing together the stars of the crafting world! We're so proud of all our…

This Teddy Bear Cushion is UnBEARably Cute!

National Teddy Bear Day is coming up on 9th September, and what better way to celebrate than by making this…

How to Keep Your Kids Entertained in the School Holidays

Most kids can keep themselves entertained in the school holidays, while others... seem to always be bored. They've tried watching…

How to Make a Picnic Blanket [Charlotte Newland]

Summer is here at last and it’s time for lazy picnics in the park. This quick and easy picnic blanket…

How to Make a Quilted Christmas Tree Skirt

This Quilted Christmas Tree Skirt has been imagined, designed and handcrafted by sewing expert and competition winner, Charlotte Newland. Here's…

Amazing DIY Wedding Tissue Paper Flowers

These DIY Wedding Tissue Paper Flowers have been imagined, designed and handcrafted by sewing expert and competition winner, Charlotte Newland. Here…

DIY Weddings: Something for the Groom

Due to the popularity of our 'DIY Wedding' season, we thought we'd get some celebrity crafters involved in the festivities.…

Charlotte Newland’s Happy Birthday Bunting

"Bunting adds the perfect handmade touch to a birthday party, and with this tutorial, you can make your very own…