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10 Tips For Needle Felting

10 Tips For Needle Felting

Needle felting is a fun and rewarding craft. You can make beautiful creations in all shapes and sizes. I have put together a few tips to help you along your journey and to keep it interesting! 1: To Start off a small round shape rub the roving between the palms of...
Time to Craft

Time to Craft

Less Craft, More Admin: Never Enough Time To Get Our Craft On! Our little slice of crafty heaven has recently started selling online. It doesn’t seem that long ago that we opened the doors for the first time in Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan. And here we are opening our...
Christmas Hampers, Kits and Crafty Gifts

Christmas Hampers, Kits and Crafty Gifts

Hampers We have some fabulous hampers for you choose from but if you have a special someone in mind come on in and we can customise a beautiful hamper for all tastes, budgets and crafts! Crafty Kits For kids young and old we have lovely collections of goodies...
Put a wreath on it!

Put a wreath on it!

  We love a good wreath here at the craft cabin. Whether it is natural and hessian or shiny and bright. Today I am going to share with you how we made our latest wreath. This combines natural texture with gentle hessian and spark of colour with fabric. This is such an...
Top 5 Crafts for Arthritis

Top 5 Crafts for Arthritis

Being diagnosed with osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, or fibromyalgia can be a very distressing experience, particularly when your enjoyment of life is so tied to your hand and how you use them. Crafting can be such an intrinsic part of our lives that when...
Great Craft Challenge – Mini Notice Boards

Great Craft Challenge – Mini Notice Boards

1: Begin by stamping your fabric. I used normal acrylic paint in “Forest Green” here since this won’t be washed but you can use fabric paint. Using a dry brush lightly coat your stamp. Do this every-time you make a new impression. 2: Cut circles out...
The Great Craft Challenge – Mixed Media Frame

The Great Craft Challenge – Mixed Media Frame

Tip: When cutting foam tape, use a craft knife. It is much easier than scissors and it doesn’t gum up the edges. Tip: When measuring the frame, measure the inside or your pieces might be too big and stop the back going on. 1: Paint your frame. I used Plus...
The Great Craft Challenge -Mixed Media Heart

The Great Craft Challenge -Mixed Media Heart

Ok, it might not be “great” but it sure was a lot of fun! Taragh rounded up a table of random crafty goodies and some of our fabulous new stock and Taragh, Julie and Kris were sent forth to create. We each had an hour and a half. Here are our results....
5 Top Free Knit & Crochet Patterns

5 Top Free Knit & Crochet Patterns

We all love a free pattern and these are 6 of our favourites covering all skill levels and craft types. Knit: You could have a lot of fun with colours on this cute little jacket. Aran weight and just adorable   Crochet: Cutest hat ever!  would look lovely on a girl...
Fantastic Crocheted Flowers

Fantastic Crocheted Flowers

  Who doesn’t love a crocheted flower. It is a great way to jazz up a baby blanket, add the finishing touch to a scarf or hat or make it into a brooch to add to a handbag or coat. If you want to practice your stitches they are also a fantastic small project that...
Top 7 Crochet Edges to Finish in Style

Top 7 Crochet Edges to Finish in Style

Crochet edges can say a lot about your project. Fun and whimsical or elegant and light it is well worth trying new edges or If you are just started learning crochet, the tips and tricks to make your own patterns in the future. Here are some patterns to get you...
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