Having trouble working out what the abbreviations mean on knitting patterns? Follow our guide to basic knitting abbreviations. Practically all knitting patterns use some sort of abbreviations. Each pattern will…

How To: Transfer a photo onto fabric

Make sure you never forget those holiday snaps with our clever how-to guide on how to make your favourite photos into stunning cushions.   You won’t believe how easy it is, once…

How to make a garden kneeler

If you’re green fingered then you’ll know the trials of kneeling by the flower beds in your garden for hour upon hour, and how sore it is on the knees!…

Temper chocolate

For the best flavour when making delicious treats like truffles, a ‘real’ chocolate is best. This type of chocolate is sometimes called couverture, but good quality eating chocolate may also…

Darker evenings and chilly weather are the first sign that Halloween is on the way. As well as dusting off our witch’s hat and digging out our fancy dress cauldron,…

Simple sewing projects to make in an evening

Looking for some sewing inspiration? Choose one of these simple sewing projects and craft ideas, from making a laundry bag or stitching a garden kneeler, and create something special in…

Earl Grey Fruit Cake

Are you a fan of grapes and sultanas? Turn them into something even more yummy with these delicious recipes from our cookery team.

Caramel chocolate muffins

We can’t get enough of these cupcake recipes… chocolate ones, lavendar ones, flake ones, flower ones, all delicious in equal measure of course!

Brandy snap baskets

These mouth-watering treats really do taste as good as they look! Go on, indulge yourself!

Maureen Turner's dog hats

Maureen Turner from Dorset sent us in this sweet picture of her daughter and grandson modelling the puppy dog hats that she made for the snow.

Salmon and Broad Bean Salad. Pub orig WW 08/07/2008

Simple and tasty these selection of fish recipes are packed with flavour; you’ll be hooked!

Penny the chicken

Sent to us by Woman's Weekly reader Dayna Squires, meet Penny - one chick who's got style!

Cherry vodka slush pudding

As it's the season for berries, we've selected some of our favourite cherry recipes that are sure to go down a treat.


Have a go at making this gorgeous ice-cream card with our step-by-step instructions on quilling.