A collection of ideas for using plastic and plastic bags in your crafts including making stencils, laminated plastic pages, and collages.
Want to make toys for your little children instead of buying in plastic stuff? This page gives you a few ideas about where to start.
The Internet is full of free knitting patterns for babies. Here are a few of my favourites, including patterns for hats, jackets and blankets.
Experiments into knitting with fabric, fabrics strips, spun fabric art yarn, plarn etc.
How to recycle an old shirt into a jaunty shabby chic waistcoat.
Everyone has skeletons in their closet. Unfortunately there isn't room for skeletons in my closet because there are too many unfinished textiles projects stuffed in there. Gah! I am sick of being someone who doesn't...
Discover how to coil strips of fabric to make vessels and other 3 dimensional shapes.
Fabric doesn't have to be used only for furnishings or clothing or wall hangings. It can be manipulated into 3D shapes. For years I've had the urge to combine my love of ceramics (which I haven't had a chance to...
Scrumbles are little fragments of knitting and crochet, made without rules or patterns, although I did follow a set of instructions to make the fragment pictured opposite. But I'm a beginner! All you need for...
On this page you will find information about making your own mannequin - a mannequin that's perfectly suited to your size.
Do you have noisy neighbours? How do you cope with them? Need some ideas or just want to vent?
Cell structures and microscopic imagery were a huge inspiration for my early textiles work. I started looking at microscopic imagery when I was designing my final major project for my degree in costume. I had this mad...