Danni and Charlie do craft

Two ladies and a whole lotta wool

Book review: let’s draw plants and small creatures

A little while ago on the blog, Danni wrote about a rather lovely book by an illustrator called Sachiko Umoto. During my recent travels, I flew out of Bali airport and, … Continue reading

06/02/2015 · 2 Comments

BOOK REVIEW: Find & Keep by Beci Orpin

Hello crafters, As I’m sure I’ve mentioned before, I absolutely love reading craft books. Me and Charlie went into Foyles recently and spent a good couple of hours in the … Continue reading

25/04/2014 · 3 Comments

BOOK REVIEW: Handmade Zakka and Craft

Hello crafters, It’s no secret that I am completely obsessed with Japanese craft books and I’m slowly but surely filling my craft shelf with them (I have so many books … Continue reading

19/01/2014 · Leave a comment

Crafty Wish List from Japan

Hello crafters, Apologies for the infrequent posting of late, a lot has been happening behind the scenes over at Danni and Charlie HQ (more on that soon!) It’s nearly my … Continue reading

10/09/2013 · 6 Comments

Danni and Charlie do…a podcast!

Hello crafters, Yes you’ve read correctly, we are indeed going audio and releasing our very first podcast! It seemed a natural progression as we are both massive fans of the … Continue reading

03/07/2013 · Leave a comment

I’ve finally opened an Etsy shop!

Hello crafters, I hope everyone is feeling as proud of themselves this Sunday evening as I am, for I have finally opened my Etsy shop! I’m going to be selling … Continue reading

02/06/2013 · 5 Comments

Book Review: Let’s Draw Cute Animals

Sachiko Umoto is a Japanese illustrator whose work I just love – her illustrations are really cute and she comes across as so warm and friendly. Recently I was having a … Continue reading

27/05/2013 · 3 Comments

Zinetastic – Danni and Charlie pick some of their favourite zines

There is something delightful about the cut and paste of zines. As a form of arts or craft they are accessible and a great way of showcasing creativity as well as … Continue reading

15/05/2013 · Leave a comment

My Craft Kit (Danni)

Hello crafters, apologies for the long delay – I recently moved flats and I`ve been a busy bee unpacking, arranging, throwing junk away, amassing huge charity shop bags and acquiring … Continue reading

04/11/2012 · Leave a comment

The DK knitting bible: everything you need in one hefty volume

I love this book. A couple of week’s ago a lovely colleague of mine left this on my desk and what a treat it was. Page upon page of beautifully … Continue reading

06/05/2012 · Leave a comment