Probably all of us have at least one piece of vintage embroidery far too lovely to throw out even though it has a hole in the fabric, or perhaps a rust spot. It could be a piece of great sentimental value. Lynda Worthington, Craft Editor of...

  Often, all you need to do to renew your old knitted, crochet or woven items is to dye them. Dyeing will give them a new lease on life. Often a beautiful item that you have found at an op shop will also look better if...

    After creating the Seahorse Button and Bead Art artwork in Embellish issue 41, Lynda's friends were adamant that she needed to show people how she had framed up her fabric in the embroidery slate frame so that no pins were sticking into her as she...

  We'd like to place one of our back issues under the spotlight every so often for you - this time we have Embellish issue 38. The contents page for this issue may be seen here: Embellish 38 contents. This issue has a theme of "Antarctica".   Here for you...

  Australian Alpaca Yarn: The start of our adventure   by Tim Toshack and Graham Lugg   [caption id="attachment_20271" align="alignnone" width="400"] Coloured Cria[/caption]   The commencement of our adventure into the world of alpacas started in 2003 when we purchased our first 3 alpacas. Our initial herd consisted of 2 wethers and...

  In response to a topic of conversation in an online social media group, Heather Frizzell created this gorgeous felted Aussie birds project which she generously agreed to share here - Thank you Heather! ♥ She has created it as a quick beginner-friendly 'how-to' project and would...

  We are getting together some great suggestions for Christmas gifts for you which we think you'll like - either for yourself or to gift to a special person. Please click on the business names or active links (coloured red) for more information on the items...

  Anzac biscuits commemorate the coming of age of Australia and New Zealand through their joint participation in WWI.  There is deliberately no egg or milk in the recipe so the biscuits will not spoil or go stale quickly. The original army ration recipe was adapted...

We have some wonderful suggestions for Mother's Day gifts which we think you’ll like – click on the business names or active links (coloured red) for more information. They are arranged in no particular order, so make sure you scroll all the way down so...

  How did you go with Part 1? Part 1 can be found HERE.   We're now up to preparing the crown for attaching to the band, and finishing this rather cute sun bonnet.     To prepare the crown for attaching to the band we need to gather the crown's...