December 12, 2015

Bra Making with Madalynne May 2016


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


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,…

October 20, 2015

A Cornwall Craft Break at Little White Alice

little white alice eco ark

We’ve had a busy summer and were well in need of a break by the time October rolled around. Just before we went London stir-crazy we were luckily invited to spend a couple of days at Little White Alice, an Eco retreat down in Cornwall. The pictures of wide open spaces, outdoor hot tubs and…

September 30, 2015

Bestival Tie-Dye Workshops

rosie and hannah new craft

Bestival was the best way to see out Summer 2015. It was full-on and mental and brilliant.  A whole week of sunshine and music and lots and lots of tie-dye! We had our own tent at the festival in the chilled-out Slow Motion area which had everything from yoga classes to alpacas, astronomy readers to music and our…

August 13, 2015

Silver Ring Workshop With The Workbench London

The Workbench London

Last week we were lucky enough to attend our first The Workbench London class! For those of you who aren’t familiar with them, The Workbench is run by Katie and Kirstie who started the workshops last year to run alongside their own jewellery companies, Crux London and Kirstie Maclaren. In the workshop you get a little…

July 22, 2015

Applications Open for Bestival Volunteers


We’re looking for 3 brilliant volunteers to help at our Bestival workshops this summer! We have our own New Craft Society workshop tent in the Slow Motion area of the festival where we’ll be helping festival-goers to print and dye t-shirts and bags. You’ll work with a team of 5 other workshop leaders to help everyone…

March 12, 2015

Flower Arranging at Cath Kidston

cath kidston bloomin marvellous mum

Last week H and I were invited to visit Cath Kidston’s HQ to celebrate all thing’s Mother’s Day, or as Cath Kidston put it, our ‘Bloomin’ Marvellous Mums’! The HQ is exactly as you’d imagine: floral wallpapers, Pinterest-worthy photos and vintage knick knacks everywhere. It ‘s probably the best office we’ve been to, perhaps we should…

September 10, 2014

Craft Catch Up

Rowan Lima

We have both been a little bit absent from here for the last month and feel bad for our huge lack of posts. We left our little house with the pink door at the end of August and have both been getting set up in our new homes in a world of packing and unpacking…

August 28, 2014

Green Man Festival Workshops 2014

Green Man

If you follow us on twitter or instagram you’ll have seen that we spent last weekend doing what we love best – living in a field and sleeping in a tent. A few months ago we were invited to host some craft workshops at the amazing Green Man Festival in Wales. It’s where R went…