beano bunting

How to upcycle men’s shirts into bunting

BEST BUNTING This is one of  our favourite ReCraft projects ever. Whatever you think about bunting and we have a somewhat ambiguous relationship with the flapping flags  phenomenon (see our earlier musings on overcoming tweeness paranoia) it does add an air of summer frivolity – and we could all do with...

14th May 2018

Hot water bottle cover

Knit your own Hot Water Bottle cover – free easy pattern

Keep warm and cosy on the long winter nights by knitting your own simple hot water bottle cover. Using just knit stitch and purl stitch, plus simple increasing and decreasing techniques - all explained in the instructions - you can make this even if you are a beginner knitter....

10th January 2018

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Foxy Scarf and Foxy Mittens with Buttonbag Foxy Knitting kitting kits

Knitting your own Foxy Scarf and Foxy Mittens is easy with Buttonbag's beginner-friendly Foxy Knitting kitting kits.

10th October 2017

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Easy thank-you cards for teachers – a 15-minute make

A home-made card thank-you card for a favourite teacher is an easy and rewarding 15-minute make. You don't need any special materials at all, just scissors, glue and some scraps of coloured paper or fabric (an old school t-short maybe?) Print out our free template below for...

27th June 2017

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Country Living Spring Fair 2017

Join Buttonbag for a free Patch It workshop at the Country Living Spring Fair at Alexandra Palace, 27th-30th April.

20th April 2017