Lisa Marlin

I first picked up a sewing needle aged 5 and continued my love of crafts into adulthood, when I found sewing, knitting, painting and crafting the perfect antidotes to stressful working environments in the political and charity sectors.

cricut vs silhouette

Cricut vs. Silhouette: Which is the best cutting machine?

Crafters, makers, and sewers love cutting machines: this handy equipment means you can effortlessly cut, draw or write stunning designs in minutes. There are two leading brands of cutting machines – Cricut and Silhouette – and both are very popular with dedicated followings. In this detailed Silhouette vs Cricut comparison, we will try to find …

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Bluprint review

BluPrint Review: Is it Worth the Subscription Cost?

Bluprint has received a fair bit of criticism since transitioning from Craftsy, so we wanted to find out for ourselves what the platform is like, and if it lives up to their tagline of “crafting made easy“. In this hands-on review, we will go through Bluprint’s features, pros, and cons, as well as share our …

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