Homespun magazine is a place of inspiration, it combines creative techniques with a vast array of styles and themes taken from a team of leading craftspeople throughout Australia and the world. Homespun is a publication that is at the forefront of the industry, made by people who are passionate about craft. Each issue of the magazine features step-by-step easy-to-follow project ideas and accompanying patterns sheets, a variety of crafts including quilts to bags to dolls, inspirational photographs of fantastic finished products plus interesting reads to engage and entertain.
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Owl & Hare HOLLOW PART 1 • Four appliqué Coff in Wheel blocks, My Soul's Retreat stitchery and The Homestead stitchery.
Victoriana • This quilt features Ribbon Star blocks in predominately cerise and lime green fabrics that look great together. The fabrics are batik style, but any muted tone-on-tone fabrics would work well.
Toodle Pip TABLE TOPPER • ‘Toodle Pip’ is a quaint and lighthearted expression of farewell, however we are pleased to say hello to such a sweet table topper!
Lovely Little Bird • This sweet hoop is perfect for a child's room, or anywhere in the house that suits.
HEARTS ‘N’ ROSES CUSHION • A sweet cushion that will add a touch of enchantment to any room.
Love Birds • This quilt is a colourful garden full of twittering birds, pretty ladybugs and bountiful blooms that's sure to please any young, or older, lady.
SUNNY SUMMER BASKET • Crochet a bouquet of roses, buds and leaves in 10ply yarn and jazz up a plain straw basket for your sunny summer outings!
Sunshine Knit Top • This is a fun and easy summer top that knits up quick. This ‘pattern’ creates an uneven texture; it is not crucial that you adjust or ‘fit’ the texture to the pattern. If you don't want the texture, you can swap it for stocking stitch.
Ms Mini Bunny and Carrot • This adorable amigurumi bunny and carrot are beginner-friendly and easy to crochet.
Bonheur de Jour PART 6 • Hooray, we have come to the last part of the instructions to make this gorgeous quilt. Hopefully you all made your way through without too many struggles. This quilt, and the fabrics it is made from, are truly beautiful and you are surely going to be in love with your final French flair masterpiece!
Book REVIEWS • Our selection of new-release books to inspire and guide you on your stitching journey.
ON THE ROAD GUIDE TO CRAFT, SEWING AND PATCHWORK SHOPS • Next time you are on the road, make plans to stop at some of the businesses listed on these pages – they would love to welcome you.