Free pattern: Spooky werewolf set!

To celebrate our Spooky Weekend, we're having a massive sale on all Halloween projects! And as an extra special treat, Miriam McDonald's Spooky Werewolf knitted set is FREE to download for this weekend only.

This fun set is perfect for Halloween parties - choose from the werewolf hat, mitts and cute headband!

10 Halloween craft ideas

From ghoulish ghosts to bonkers bats & wicked witches - we've had great fun rounding up this collection of Halloween craft ideas - whether you're planning a party, dressing up for fancy dress or decking out your house with spooky touches - we've got 10 fun projects to inspire you for monstrous makes! Read more.

 halloween finger puppets

3 ways to knit collars

Ooooh - we've been spying a wealth of DIY collar projects in the craftiverse this summer! Top of our must make list is Peter Pan Collars set of knitting patterns by Miriam McDonald - 3 ways to knit-up a collar but with different detailing. They're a nifty way to dress up plain tops & T-shirts, and they don't take up much yarn or time to whip up. You can get the patterns over in Simply Knitting magazine (issue 96), or download the pattern from The Making Spot.

Collars knitting pattern

Free knitting pattern: Tweed flower mitts

We're thrilled that Mim from Simply Knitting magazine has shared her fantastic Tweed flower mitts knitting pattern with The Making Spot - you can download it for free right now!

knitting pattern mittens