This is the first of three projects made from a single pair of jeans. Today we are going to learn how to make an apron from the legs of your jeans. Upcycling is such a brilliant way of getting use out of something that doesn't work for you anymore, not to mention keeping them out … Continue reading Upcycle Jeans and Make an Apron
https://youtu.be/hrg_l6rmA7A Instead of giving up bad habits this Lent give up the results of your good habits! We are collecting knitted and crochet blankets, hats, jumpers and slippers for two wonderful charities this Lent. Crochet for Christophers, hospice support in Cavan and Sleep Out Cavan, working with the homeless. These are such worthwhile charities and … Continue reading Yarn. Give it up for Lent!
Bunting is so versatile. It can cheer up a room, add the final touch for a celebration and even make a room your very own. Here is some bunting inspiration so you are covered all year round. Mini-bunting I love a bit of mini-bunting. It looks great on a fireplace at Christmas or any other … Continue reading 5 Beautiful Buntings
Away and home in the shop, we have had a lot of fun for the last few months working with three lovely and talented groups. We do projects with lots of different types of groups like schools, carers, friends and hobby groups. If you have a group in mind contact us and we can come … Continue reading Crafternoons and Crafternights!
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 and a … Continue reading 5 Top Free Knit & Crochet Patterns
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 can … Continue reading Fantastic Crocheted Flowers
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 started. They range in skill … Continue reading Top 7 Crochet Edges to Finish in Style
It may sound strange but Christmas decorations mean a lot to me. I have ones that were given to me when I had my first house, ones my mum and gran have made me and ones that I have made with friends during a fun crafty afternoon. Each and everyone has memories attached and I … Continue reading Top 5 Christmas Decorations to Keep or Share
I won't deny it. We get rather excited about Christmas crafts here in The Craft Cabin. There's glitter, there's tiny trees and most of all there's crafty, crafty goodness. We have been busy little elves and I'd love to share with you all the fun projects we have been making for our very own Craftmas. … Continue reading Great Ideas for a Merry Craftmas
We are delighted to be an official drop-off centre for Team Hope's Christmas Shoebox Appeal! Last year Team Hope funded and assisted with community development projects in 16 countries in Africa and Eastern Europe. The Christmas Shoebox Appeal is one of their many projects. We are now looking for our generous customers to help us get … Continue reading Christmas ShoeBox Appeal