If you’ve got a few free hours each week or month and would like to do something meaningful and valuable with them – which could lead to new friendships, skills and career directions too – volunteering your time is a wonderful way to make a difference in the world and feel good. But it can […]
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My pick of the top 12 sewing boxes to stash your sewing kit in style.
I’ve written this feature several years running.
Who first showed you how to knit, bake or saw a piece of wood in two? Chances are, it was someone older than you – perhaps much older. Our elders have so much time-honoured wisdom to share. And that’s why we’re hearing more and more about a growing young start-up social enterprise called The Amazings.
If, like me, you dream of making adorable baby and toddler clothes, but have only fair to middling sewing skills, and minimal patience and budget, read on. Featuring Mini Magpie. Picture from Mini Magpie
From jumper-making to tea cosies…
From lampshade-making to bookbinding.
Author photographs: Nina Hollington ThemeShopy