• Cheap fun with a beading course
  • DIY kits for kids
  • Free craft patterns online for all interests
  • Tutorials for beadwork online


  • Crafty recycled CD's
  • Decorate candles for unique gifts
  • Melt and mould new candles
  • Reset old candle leftovers
  • Tea light holders from recycled jars

Craft Classes

  • Adult education and entertainment
  • Indulge your craft hobbies for free
  • Learn something new for free!
  • School craft groups


  • Loving gifts made by hand
  • Natural fabrics great for cross stitch
  • Save on professional framing costs
  • Tips to stop impulse buying


  • Save on soft toy stuffing

General Resources

  • A stitch in time saves $300 on gifts
  • A variety of uses for empty biscuit tins
  • Advice from a crafty shopper
  • Bargain cards are rich in sentiment
  • Card-making shapes for just $1.00
  • Craft patterns and freebies from Lion Brand
  • Craft projects online
  • Craft savings
  • Craft supplies right under your nose
  • Craft website great for kids
  • Crafty savings on rotary cutter blades
  • Crafty things available online
  • Crafty ways to recycle 'rubbish'
  • Crafty website for parents and kids
  • Delightful free soft toy patterns online
  • Fabulous homemade Christmas gift ideas
  • Finish what you start and save on hobbies
  • Framed scrapbook pages make beautiful art
  • Free craft downloads from Spotlight
  • Free craft patterns
...and 21 more!


  • Canvas art for earrings
  • Cheap home made jewellery from hardware
  • Jewellery making supplies from op shops


  • Barbie knitting patterns
  • Cheap needles and wool for knitters
  • Colourful jumpers from wool oddments
  • Craft patterns and freebies from Lion Brand
  • Free craft patterns online for all interests
  • Free knitting and crochet patterns online
  • Free knitting patterns at allfreeknitting
  • Free knitting patterns online
  • Great selection of free knitting patterns
  • Knit your way to a free dinner
  • Knit your way to the perfect scarf
  • Knitting instead of snacking saves hundreds
  • Make a French knitting spindle from recycled items
  • Re-used op shop jerseys unravel the price of knitting
  • Reversible woolies halve your washing pile!


  • $10 craft activities
  • $21 Craft Challenge saves on hobbies and gifts
  • 'Good luck' pillows make caring gifts
  • 'No Spend Month' special project
  • 'No-sew' blankets make ideal winter gift
  • A glue gun saves on repairs
  • A little ingenuity means a big saving
  • A stitch in time saves $300 on gifts
  • Adorn your curtains with unique necklace tie backs
  • Advice from a crafty shopper
  • Aluminium shim from Milo tins
  • Awesome filing drawers - from shoeboxes!
  • Backpack makes a brilliant doorstop!
  • Bargain home-made overall is a work of art!
  • Build your own dollhouse with DIY kit
  • Bumper box ties up 95 cent ribbon saving
  • Card making day with friends
  • Card-making shapes for just $1.00
  • Cheap papercraft projects for kids
  • Circle of friends save as they learn
...and 88 more!


  • 'No Spend Month' special project
  • Cheap alternative to quilt padding
  • Free craft patterns online for all interests
  • Free patchwork quilt patterns
  • Individual memory quilt for teachers
  • My 10 best craft tips
  • Old x-rays make x-cellent templates!
  • Quality quilting needn't be a costly craft
  • Quilt from old clothes
  • Quilting on a budget
  • Tip for quilters


  • $2 inkpads adequate for scrapbooking
  • Alternative for anti-static pads
  • Cheap scrapbook supplies from Bunnings
  • Christmas gifts for scrapbookers
  • Clever tip for saving craft paper
  • Crafty ways to recycle 'rubbish'
  • Discount scrapbook packs
  • Discover digital scrapbooking for cheaper gift cards
  • Free craft patterns online for all interests
  • Free printable paperdolls
  • Free scrapbook adornments wherever you look
  • Free scrapbooking embellishments and designs
  • Free scrapbooking supplies from special occasions
  • Free scrapbooking website
  • Get scrapbook inspiration online for free
  • Give a framed scrapbook page for under $10
  • Give a scrapbooked album as a gift
  • Helpful websites for digital scrapbookers
  • Hunting down scrapbooking bargains
  • Join scrapbooking shop mailing lists
...and 43 more!

Soap Making

  • Making my own soap saves us over $200 a year