Tag: how to

107 Articles

Showing articles 31-40

DIY: How To Cross Stitch Your Own Christmas Cards

As lovely as shop-bought cards can be, they can never quite match the quaintness of a handmade, personalised card. I like to make a selection of Christmas cards every year and...

DIY: Create Your Own Christmas Jumper

Christmas jumpers are really hot right now, which means vintage/second-hand festive sweaters are tricky to get hold of at a good price. Remember Mark Darcy's...

DIY: Funk up your Knitwear this Christmas

Over the past couple of years Christmas jumpers have really taken off. This is not new information to those of us who love rummaging through charity shops and hunting out genuine...

DIY: How To Create a Capped Sleeve T shirt

 Do you have any old T shirts that are in need of a bit of extra life? Here is a quick and easy way to add some gorgeous capped sleeves to your shirt. ...

Bead up your blouse!

So ladies, we all know that making a statement is essential this season and there are multiple ways of doing it through sustainable fashion. For this month's DIY,...

How To: Finger Knitting a Scarf

When I first learnt to knit about two years ago I started with finger knitting. I was able to pick it up really quickly (unlike the years of frustration I suffered with actually...

'Oxfam Makers Group' Skipton

Our Oxfam Shop managers and volunteers are an incredibly innovative and creative bunch who we are endlessly grateful to have as part of the Oxfam team. Mary Arber-Smith, an...

How voodoo you do it?

...

Seriously Simple No-Sew Upcycle: From pleated skirt to swishy cape

I was eagerly eyeing up capes a couple of winters ago but never found something that was just right so my lusty yearnings waned and I focused on my next 'must-have' wardrobe staple. ...

DIY Neon Mesh TShirt

I am going to customise an old T shirt by cutting a triangular section at the back and stitching in some neon mesh.  You will need • A top of choice ...

RSS updates

Get the latest news and updates in your news reader.