Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2019 shortlisters

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2019

Here they are – the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2019 shortlisters! Meet the creative start ups, established businesses and handmade champions who will be presenting their creative products and brands to a panel of judges on 8 July 2019 at the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards day of fun. We also need your help on deciding the best Product of the Year so… Continue reading

Issue 107 is on sale now!

Mollie Makes issue 107

Issue 107 is here and it’s got every celebration, make and craft you can think of. Our latest crush this issue is festival brights, but we’ve also got a beautiful wedding backdrop and a DIY terrazzo tablecloth so you can party all throughout the summer. Of course, we haven’t forgotten our sustainable journey either so there are soap tutorials,… Continue reading

Download issue 107’s templates today

Mollie Makes issue 107 cover

June has arrived which makes us think of two things – holidays and festivals! And don’t you worry, issue 107 is embracing both fully. There’s a festival brights latest crush page, DIY festival headband by Lana Red and a summer holiday dress by Sophia Palmer along with Zoe Bateman’s funky terrazzo tablecloth pictured below. So download issue… Continue reading

Download your new June wallpaper!

new wallpaper

We’ve moved on from the seas and oceans of last month and are now jet setting across the globe for summer. Mélanie Johnsson, a super talented illustrator based in Margate, has designed eight amazing beachy inspired prints for issue 107. Inside the mag, the eight prints feature a range from ice creams to globes and have us dreaming of… Continue reading

How to crochet a bow tie

It’s Tutorial Tuesday and it’s time for a new how to! What about this crochet bow tie. Perfect for parties, weddings and special events, this adorable accessory will make any little boy look even cuter on the big day! Designed by Delia Randall of Delia Creates, it’s a lovely touch for birthdays and celebrations…
This free crochet bow tie pattern is perfect timing for spring or summer weddings… and it complements our free wedding supplement perfectly, don’t you think?

October’s wallpaper is now live!

It’s time for another wallpaper, and this month’s design is by Jacqueline Colley. Last month we got you prepped for school and this month we’re getting you sorted for the party season with these sparkly light backgrounds. You can download these colourful fairy light backdrops for your desktop, tablets and mobiles below. Your October wallpaper Download your new iPad background or tablet… Continue reading

Meet the maker: Romy Palstra

Romy Palstra illustration

We’ve got some exciting news… Mollie Makes officially has GIFs on Instagram, woooo! If you want to discover our GIFs simply type ‘Mollie Makes’ into the search GIF bar and they will magically appear. We thought it was only right that we introduced you to the lovely and super talented illustrator Romy, @muchable.nl on the… Continue reading

13 easy needle felting projects

Needle felting is back by popular demand and we’re seeing #molliemakers all over the world getting involved. To feed your love of needle felting, we’ve collected 13 easy to make projects and creative ideas for you to try. Whether you’re a novice or a pro, these simple projects are a fab weekend make. If you’re a complete… Continue reading

How to make t-shirt yarn for knitting or crochet

How to make tshirt yarn - molliemakes.com

Transform a tee into chunky yarn for crochet or knitting with this super-quick tutorial from One Social Girl. You’ll be rolling in t-shirt yarn for years to come!

Free crochet patterns: 16 ways with granny squares

How to use crochet granny squares - crochet granny square pocket from RedAgape

Get inspired for Granny Square Day 2019 with 16 must-hook makes.