September 14, 2017

Bestival Tie Dye Workshops 2017

new craft house festival

We were back at Bestival for the third year in a row last weekend running our Tie Dye workshops. It’s always such a fun weekend and this year was no different, loads of tie dye and music and festival food and this year lots and lots of mud! We were in the Ambient Forest area…

August 23, 2017

Summer Party 2017

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It’s been a couple of days since our Summer Party now but we’re only just coming back down to reality. A full evening of chatting to sewists, admiring all of the handmade outfits, drinking Moscow Mules, eating pizzas and dancing to 90s RnB. It was so. much. fun! Our Mini Market had Nina Lee Patterns…

May 16, 2017

Embroidery Workshops with Elisalex and Adam Pritchett

elisalex embroidery class at the new craft house

We moved into our new studio on Broadway Market in January and since then have held lots of workshops here. It’s a brill space for workshops and we’ve loved having lots of people over to learn different crafts and skills, everything from bra making to embroidery! Over the past few months we’ve had a particular…

February 15, 2017

Bra Making Workshops March 2017

bra making workshop london new craft house

Last weekend we held two days of Bra Making Workshops at our new space on Broadway Market. Nine wonderful women joined us and all made the most beautiful Madalynne x Simplicity bras! In Saturday’s class we made the Madalynne 8228 halter neck bralette. It’s a great beginner bra making pattern and super easy to fit….

February 8, 2017

Visiting Creativation in Phoenix

New Creativation_Logo

The eagle-eyed among you may have noticed that we recently spent a week in the USA. Whilst we were there to enjoy the sunshine and the food and whilst we may have extended our trip to include a few days in LA (!!!) we actually had a pretty important reason for visiting. We were asked…

December 5, 2016

New Christmas Craft Kits!

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We’re launching two brand new, limited edition, craft kits today and we’re so excited about both of them! We’ve got a shimmery, slinky quick sew skirt and a gorgeous quilted velvet pouch. These kits are strictly limited editions so get your orders in quick! Quick Sew Skirt Kit Velvet Quilted Pouch Kit The Quick Sew…

September 20, 2016

Bestival 2016 Tie-Dye Workshops

festival tie dye workshop new craft house

If you follow us on social media you’ll have seen our posts from Bestival two weekends ago. We were at the festival for our second year running tie-dye workshops and maybe even had more fun than last time. This year we were set up in a Tee-Pee (tipi?) which was more in the centre of…

August 26, 2016

Win Tickets to The Handmade Fair

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The Handmade Fair is back for it’s third year and for the first time we’ll be there exhibiting! Held in Hampton Court Palace between September 16th-18th, The fair has everything you need for a brill crafty day out. There are over 100 designer makers and craft companies selling in the shopping village, lots of workshops…

June 23, 2016

Blogtacular 2016

Blogtacular 2016

So you may have seen instagram go crazy last weekend with Blogtacular shots, we were lucky enough to be there running a creative workshop in all of the breaks called ‘Make a Bracelet, Make a Friend’. This was our first time attending and I can’t believe it has taken us to year three to get…

June 12, 2016

Father’s Day Discount and Giveaway

Bow tie kit 10

There’s only a week until Father’s Day – aah the pressure’s on! Have you got your Dad anything yet? If not we might just have the thing. Our Bow Tie Sewing kit is a super easy project, takes only 1-2 hours and will brighten up your Dad’s day (and wardrobe) endlessly. As a special Father’s Day…