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  • Hoop Club 13 Preview

    Hello friends, it's that time of the month again where we reveal for those who'd like to see, what the project is for this month's Hoop Club! We've...
  • Mini Christmas Preview!

    I thought I'd give you a quick look at what's coming in the next couple of weeks. We've worked really hard on a whole load of new Christmas product...
  • Hoop Club Box 12 Bonus Cross Stitch Project

    We've included a bonus project in this month's Hoop Club that you can stitch with the left over thread you have from the main project, and the pie...
  • Hoop Club Box 12 Preview

    This feels like a momentous occasion, our 12th box, marking a year of Hoop Club! 12 special projects from amazing designers from around the world. ...
  • Edwina's Colourful House in London

    A couple of weeks ago we went to London to do a Christmas photoshoot (on one of the hottest days of the year of course!) We went to Edwina's who r...
  • Trend Watch: Gingham

    Gingham is officially ‘in’ for summer, so says the reliable sources at Glamour, Forbes, Elle and Cosmopolitan, but at Cotton Clara it's never ‘out’...
  • Hoop Club Box 11 Preview

    So we are up to our eleventh Hoop Club Box! This month we have teamed up with illustrator Elizabeth Olwen who's world of illustrations and colours ...
  • Book Review: The Way of Integrity, Martha Beck

    I chose the book The Way of Integrity to be the first Cotton Clara Book Club book after seeing an interview between Martha and Marie Forleo. The ti...
  • What we’re loving this month: Cottagecore

    What is cottagecore? Cottagecore began trending back in 2018 when it first started as a hashtag, but it really came into its own last year thanks m...
  • Cool Crafts for Kids

    As a mum to two young boys I’m always on the lookout for cool crafting and art projects I can do with them. Although it’s getting harder and harder...
  • Hoop Club Box 10 Preview

    I can't believe we're on box 10! This feels momentous to me, so many amazing designers, and kits created, and so much lovely feedback from you all....
  • Blue Light Card Discount

    You may have seen our NHS kit where we collaborated with illustrator Jacqueline Colley to produce a kit celebrating the NHS. £5 from every kit go...