MAKE

The Curiosity Academy is Stylist’s new online learning hub for curious minds, offering classes, courses and how to guides on an eclectic mix of topics under 3 main categories – Think, Make and Do. Fancy trying a new creative hobby, or taking up arts and crafts? Topics include painting, cooking, crafting, knitting and more.

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Dreaming of a crafty christmas? Try these DIY gift and decoration ideas

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Alex Sims
  • how-to-embroidery
    Home and interiors

    Looking for a new hobby? Here’s how to start stitching floral embroidery

  • how-to-pottery-tutorial
    Home and interiors

    Make almost anything out of clay with this tutorial from Sculpd’s resident potter

  • how-to-make-sloe-gin-recipe
    Food and Drink

    How to make sloe gin for warming winter cocktails this Christmas

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Plants

How to transform your balcony into a flourishing green space

With tips from gardening writer and author Alice Vincent.

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Alice Porter
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Fashion

Follow this DIY polymer clay earring tutorial to level up your jewellery collection

DIY your own earrings from home with this easy tutorial.

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Alice Porter
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Food and Drink

How to make traditional, refreshing sangria from scratch

Perfect the recipe before your next dinner party.

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Alice Porter
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how to make floral focaccia
Food and Drink

A simple guide to making stunning, seasonal floral focaccia from scratch

Ready for some savoury baking this autumn?

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Alice Porter
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how to make the perfect carbonara
Food and Drink

Expert advice for making authentic carbonara, by the head chef of Ave Mario and Gloria

It’s Instagram’s favourite pasta dish and it's about to become yours.

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Alice Porter
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Food and Drink

Blackberries are in season – here’s how to turn them into delicious jam

You’ll love this blackberry jam recipe.

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Alice Porter
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Plants

Houseplant obsessed? Display your greenery in a DIY plant frame

Looking for your next green-fingered project?

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Alice Porter
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how to make bubble candles
Home and interiors

Start crafting Instagram’s favourite bubble cube candle in 10 simple steps

Everyone is loving bubble candles.

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Alice Porter
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sweet corn arepas from Mariana Velasquez
Recipes

A step-by-step guide to making Colombian sweetcorn fritters from scratch

The sweetcorn fritters make the perfect breakfast.

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Alice Porter
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Food and Drink

Pizza Pilgrims’ guide to making delicious dough from scratch

From the founders of Pizza Pilgrims.

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Alice Porter
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Alice Porter
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Craft a bee hotel in 7 easy steps to help protect the species

“It's like Love Island for the bees.”

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Food and Drink

An expert shares 3 honey-infused ice lolly recipes to make at home

A healthier take on the frozen honey trend.

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Alice Porter
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Homeware

Love tufted homeware (aka Instagram’s hottest interiors trend)? Here’s how to make it yourself

Once an endangered craft, now tufting’s all over our feeds.

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Alex Sims
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Influencer Zeena Shah in composite image next to DIY paper in marble design
Home and interiors

How to marble any item to help you inject some colour into your home

From wrapping paper, gift cards, empty candle holders – this is the upcycling method you didn't know you needed.

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Alice Porter
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Life

How to make your own beeswax wraps in 7 simple steps

Say goodbye to clingfilm with this eco-friendly alternative.

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Alice Porter
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Food and Drink

Koya’s head chef explains how to make delicious Japanese udon noodles at home

Make broths and ramen with these glorious thick, bouncy noodles.

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Alex Sims
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Home and interiors

DIY candles: craft your own tapered dinner candles at home

Try your hand at one of Instagram’s favourite interiors trends.

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Alice Porter
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Alice Porter
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How to make the best jerk chicken on the BBQ, with advice from Rudie’s Jerk Shack

You need to try this recipe while the weather is hot.

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Homeware

How to make a DIY mini Japanese Konro barbecue grill in 6 easy steps

The perfect BBQ solution for solo diners.

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Florie Mwanza
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