May 1, 2016

Me Made May and Wardrobe Planning

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Me Made May is here! I’m mostly in shock because I can’t believe it is May already, I swear I was in a 5 minute snow storm last week… We haven’t taken part in MMM before but we always love watching along every year and seeing everyones handmade clothes getting more wear. This is going…

April 14, 2016

Bra Making With Madalynne Giveaway

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This year is creeping by so quickly and I can’t believe it is only just over a month until Maddie joins us to run her first bra making classes outside of the US. Maddie’s taking over the blog today with some exciting news about a giveaway – if you’ve been umming and aahhhing about treating…

March 20, 2016

Bomber Jacket Workshop – Saturday11 June

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You may have seen on twitter that we’ve got our first workshops up on sale! We have decided to start off with some project focussed workshops and figured what better than our all time fave make – bomber jackets! We’re going to be using the Papercut Rigel Bomber pattern in the classes. As anyone who…

March 9, 2016

Knitting & Stitching Show Roundup

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If you were on twitter or Instagram over the weekend you probably saw our posts from the Knitting & Stitching show. We were there right through from Thursday to Sunday selling our kits and chatting crafts to everyone who came our way. Read on to see our best bits from the show! TOFT had a…

February 28, 2016

New Kits Up On The Shop

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On Friday we launched two new kits for sale on our shop – hip hip hooray! When we started to make our own products we knew we wanted to encourage people to use traditional craft skills. The first two kits use sewing and English Paper Piecing and these next two use quilting and knitting – the…

February 3, 2016

Knitting & Stitching Show Ticket Giveaway

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The Knitting & Stitching show is a crafter’s dream. Rooms full of yarn, fabrics and all the general crafting paraphernalia you could wish for. We’ve only ever been to K&S as visitors before but this year we’re going to be exhibiting at the Spring show with our kits and we’re super excited. To top it…

December 30, 2015

2015 Roundup: Oh What a Year!

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You might have seen the ’2015 Best 9′ photos floating around Instagram this past week (you can see ours here). The idea is to post the 9 photos on your instagram that got the most likes in the past year. Seeing everyone else’s photos got us reflecting on how our own 2015 has been so…

December 12, 2015

Bra Making with Madalynne May 2016

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We’re both ridiculously excited to host Maddie next May for 2 days of bra making workshops. You might (and if you don’t you should!) know Maddie from her sewing blog Madalynne. She’s a super talented seamstress who started running workshops earlier this year to share her knowledge of all things bra related. At the workshops…

December 7, 2015

The New Craft House Shop Launch Party

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We’re super excited to share these kits with you! They’ve been a longgg time in the making – got to get them perfect right?! – but we have now finally launched our online shop! We had a little launch party to celebrate last week with some of our favourite crafty pals and had an amazing evening,…