Screen printing at home: DIY screens

screen printing at home

We’re back with the third instalment in our screen printing at home series. We’ve covered DIY frames and bought in the professionals for their advice, and now we’re discussing the material you’ll be needing for your screen. Screen printing requires a thin material of the right density to be stretched across your frame, to allow the ink to pass… 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

Granny Square Day X Issue 109’s community blanket

Granny square Community blanket

Issue 109 of Mollie Makes is our community issue and includes Frederika van der Galien’s beautiful crochet community blanket. Made up of three different granny squares in a range of colours, this blanket is the ideal project to work on with your crochet pals. And, to celebrate Simply Crochet’s granny square day, we’re giving you one granny square… Continue reading

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.

Screen printing at home: YUK FUN’s top tips for beginners

YUK FUN screen printing

For our next instalment in our screen printing series, we decided to bring in the professionals. Queue YUK FUN, screen printing extraordinaires who own their own clothing line. They’ve given you there five top tips to screen printing for beginners so we can all start customising. If you have a go at screen printing using YUK FUN’s tips then… Continue reading

10 practical ways to use t-shirt yarn

Ten t-shirt yarn projects you will want to make right away. Includes DIY crochet hexagon rugs, a clutch purse with fringing (love!) and two crochet storage tubs. Make your own t-shirt yarn to start on these projects now! Here’s how. If you’re after more crafty blog posts check out the below: 43 sustainable crafts 40 crochet… Continue reading

43 sustainable crafts

diy wooden chandelier

We’re all about living that eco-friendly life here at Mollie, which is why sustainable crafts are our favourite weekend projects. Not only do they help you create practical projects that use up your stash, but you can craft guilt-free knowing you’re not doing any harm to the world around you. We’ve gathered 43 sustainable crafts… Continue reading

NEW subscription offer!

Mollie Makes subscription offer

Get your mollie makes subscription today! Save 50% when you subscribe to Mollie Makes and receiving 13 issues direct to your door for only £2.99 and issue! Subscribe today for this special introductory offer. Check out this month’s issue here. Mollie Makes celebrates contemporary craft for the modern maker, and each issue is packed with trend-led… Continue reading

Library of macramé knots

Mollie Makes library of macrame knots

This blog post is sponsored by United Knots As you may already know, we love macramé. Its boho vibes are so on trend and we’ve got tons of macramé projects in the Mollie mags, on the blog and stashed away in our archives. But to get started on all these projects, you need to know… Continue reading

Giant doughnut crochet pattern

Go jumbo with our GIANT doughnut crochet pattern by Paula Risanto. This magnificent ring of two-toned goodness will put your ripple stitch cushions to shame. If you’re au fait with whipping up stacks of granny squares then this big doughnut pattern will be a piece of cake! With only two crochet stitches to master (double crochet and slip stitch),… Continue reading