Win tickets for the Knitting and Stitching Show in Edinburgh

The Knitting and Stitching Show is coming to Edinburgh for the second year at the end of April. It is a fantastic event, so if you have never been, do come along as there is so much to see and do. As well as the usual sales stalls there are fascinating things to see including the Textile Galleries,  Craft […]

Crystals and chain maille

SWI summer school 2016 The prefect opportunity to use some fabulous Swarovski crystals to complement simple chain maille techniques and create beautiful jewellery! I just love the Swarovski Raindrop crystal pendant as it comes with the setting attached, available in gold or silver finish – just perfect for coordinating with different jump rings. The class of 12 […]

Wire Kumihimo with Swarovski Solaris Fancy Stones

If you’d like to try something different with Kumihimo why not try out this fabulous brooch featured on the front cover of Bead magazine this month? These gorgeous Solaris crystals are a new shape of Fancy Stone from Swarovski Elements. This is one of the projects from my book, The Knotting and Braiding Bible to be […]