Meet the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2015 finalists

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2015 finalists

Introducing the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2015 finalists. Come and meet them…

Free printables: Playtime Panda mask

Free printable mask - Panda by Smallful for Mollie Makes readers

This Panda Mask is a quick printable with big impact. With only a couple of folds, and a few tabs to dab with glue (or double-sided tape: Mari’s preferred quick-fix craft adhesive!) you’ll be able to wear this mask in no time. The only decision to make: what kind of elastic, ribbon, string, or fancy… Continue reading

Help! Someone’s been copying my work: Copyright Special, Part 1

Help! Someone’s been copying my work: Copyright special, Part 1

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but when it’s costing you business or your reputation, what do you do? We demystify the rules of copyright and what to do if someone’s copying your work in this two part special.

Mollie Makes issue 54, out 29 May

Mollie Makes issue 54 includes a free crochet dreamcatcher craft kit and 8 pull-out papers

Mollie Makes issue 54: the Etsy takeover edition! To celebrate the makers’ online marketplace turning ten and its global Craft Party in June we’ve teamed up with them to bring you an issue full of projects from our favourite sellers on the site, as well as tips on marketing your own range of handmade goodies… Continue reading

The Crush Catalogue: Ahoy Sailor!

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Ahoy Sailor! Browse our crush list and set sail with these nautical notions and aquatic treasures.

Mollie Makes issue 54 templates

Mollie Makes issue 54 cover

Your project templates for Mollie Makes issue 54 are ready to download.

7 networking tips from Blogtacular founder, Kat Molesworth

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Blogtacular founder Kat Molesworth shares her top networking tips

Yarnspiration 2015 – sponsored post

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Yarnspiration is the brainchild of Natasha Seidel, a yarnaholic who got together with crafty friends last year to run a day of workshops, lunch, shopping (and cake!). It’s all raising money for charity, and it’s back for 2015, taking place on Saturday 20 June from 9am to 5pm, at The Make Studio in High Wycombe. All… Continue reading

Can craft save the world?

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The weekend before last, the New York Times ran ‘Sorry, Etsy, That Handmade Scarf Won’t Save the World‘ by Emily Matchar. Betsy Greer, writer and craftivist, disagrees.

Steal a moment

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It’s the weekend, makers! Two days which are decidedly more fetching than the five before them. When breakfast in bed and sociable crafting is on the forefront of our minds. So, go on, steal a moment this weekend to do exactly what you want.