The Past Is My Present To Your Future Walking back through Newcastle a wee while ago there was a lovely reminder of our past. Outside Grainger market in memorial of steel as part of the pathway a note from Grainger.
200 years of Handknitting is the title on the cover of the 1975 Hand Knitting Yarn Diploma course. The History of Handknitting is filled with folklore and fact from all over the world
That moment when your as close to the soul as possible – That’s what good design is. Abstract: The Art of Design. Netflix have just released a fascinating insight into the mind of designers and craftsmanship. Series One takes you on a journey through a variety of disciplines and how how design impacts every aspect […]
British Craft Pavilion Save The Date 22 – 25 September 2017 The British Craft Pavilion will return to the @LDNdesignfair Exceptional craft at Old Truman Brewery Read More ..
Michelle Anais Beaulieu-Morgan is a cross stitch and hand embroidery artist working across a broad spectrum of needle-work, ranging from patches to abstract art works. She is undoubtedly a mover-and-shaker and she creates from a place of knowing that if you don’t like something, then change it. Read More …
Beehive Life Hacks In the season of avid consumption, driven by Black Friday sales and “special offer” price cuts luring us into a purchase, there’s never a better time to remember the special make-and-mend tricks that can revitalise the pieces we already love. In the face of inevitable wear’n’tear, here’s 10 ways to ensure we […]
At The Beehive Brand part of our niche is bringing back much-loved designs of eras before and leasing them with a new sartorial life, where shapes are adapted with a little tweaking to fit the modern figure. By embracing the styles of generations past, we believe in the philosophy and hands on approach of bricolage […]
Remembrance Sunday, Crafting Peace Remembrance is a part of our modern British life, culture and heritage. With remembrance come memories of a past once lived and we look backwards, rose-tinted, with a bittersweet nostalgia. But with remembrance comes responsibility. The Common Threads that link our past, present and future is the opportunity to look […]
Thankyou for sharing our story The Campaign for Wool Following on from last months ‘WOOL WORKS’ interview with Make Works this month we have been chatting to Andrea Freeman the founder of The Beehive Brand Hi Andrea please introduce The Beehive Brand. “The Beehive Brand is a young company producing heritage knitwear designs based on […]