Danni and Charlie do craft

Two ladies and a whole lotta wool

Monthly Archives: February, 2014

A Simple Crocheted Cowl

Hello crafters, One of the things I love about crochet is how easy it is to freestyle once you’ve mastered the basics. As long as you can chain, join (slip … Continue reading

26/02/2014 · 2 Comments

A quilt’s progress – making a quilt with lovely Liberty fabric

I think I mentioned quite some time ago that I was working on a quilt, or rather I mentioned I was petrified of starting said work on the quilt as … Continue reading

23/02/2014 · 3 Comments

Crafty foxes – Charlie’s top picks for a foxy obsession

Last year, I wrote about a little obsession I had with owls. That post proved incredibly popular on the blog (and earned me a reputation for being an out-and-out owl … Continue reading

16/02/2014 · Leave a comment

Prima Makes Review and a Handmade Ami Feature

Hello crafters, As some of you will already know, I set up a little Etsy shop called¬†Handmade Ami a while back selling some of my textile jewellery and paper craft … Continue reading

16/02/2014 · 6 Comments

A selection of awesome drawing tutorials

This post is in celebration of doodling, doodlers and all doodle-kind. Ed Vere The awesome illustrator and writer Ed Vere draws Mr Big Luke Pearson I love this tutorial. I … Continue reading

09/02/2014 · 4 Comments

Paper cutting and fairy tales and Poppy Chancellor and you could win a book!

We have another prize up for grabs on the Danni and Charlie blog – this time you could be in with a chance of winning one of two copies of … Continue reading

06/02/2014 · 1 Comment

Paper Cutting Fun with Poppy Chancellor

Hello crafters, One of the joys of working at Penguin is that me and Charlie get to go to some really exciting, creative events, and the one we went to … Continue reading

06/02/2014 · 1 Comment

Spotlight on designers – Roam studio Scotland

Last year I was called upon by my lovely colleagues at Penguin children’s to consult on a very special crafty project. This project was for awesome Peter Rabbit author Emma … Continue reading

03/02/2014 · 2 Comments

Waffle-knit face cloth pattern

I am prone to over-buying wool (and I think my partner in craft would also confess to being somewhat of a impulse craft buyer); in short, we’re both guilty of … Continue reading

02/02/2014 · 7 Comments