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    Learning how to weave with TheCraftingKindUK.

    I have been following Kathryn on Instagram for quite a while now and always swoon over her letterbox craft kits. I have a huge amount of crafting ‘stuff’ but can never resist adding to the collection. Weaving is something I have been keen to learn for ages, so I ordered straight away on launch night. As soon as the box dropped through my letterbox I was desperate to get started but of course mum life comes first and I had to wait until Rosie had gone to bed before cracking on. I then spent the next couple of hours crafting away when I should have really of been getting an…

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    6 of the Best Winter Candles.

    I love candles. From low end to high end, fresh and floral to spicy and warm. Over the years I have tried so many different scents and brands, here are a few of my current favourite candles for winter. The White Company – Winter Botanical Large Candle. (£38) Probably the most aesthetically pleasing candle I own, scented with cinnamon, oranges and cloves, the sturdy wax walls of this candle are filled with cinnamon sticks, orange slices and berries which stay in place even after the middle has burned down. We get this one every year and it always makes me feel super festive. Slightly less practical now that Rosie is…