Your new spring wallpaper

Aislinn Simmonds illustration

Issue 116 has landed and is ready to bring you straight into spring. This issue of Mollie features eight bright and beautiful papers by Aislinn Simmonds AKA @duchess_plum on Insta. Her flowers, fruits, and picnic illustrations have us so excited for lighter evenings. Give us some sin! We’ve given you this gorgeous zen design as a free wallpaper for your phone,… Continue reading

Download issue 116’s templates today

Mollie Makes issue 116 - issue 116's templates

Your new March reading and making material has landed. Issue 116 is now on sale and is packed with spring projects, cute characters and inspirational content. We’ve popped issue 116’s templates up on the blog so you can wave goodbye to winter through crafting – let’s be honest, nothing screams spring like a pastel dinosaur pincushion does it?… Continue reading

Issue 116 is here!

Mollie Makes issue 116

Just when you thought you were running out of projects we come around with a whole new set! 116 is now on sale (find out where you can buy a copy here or buy one online here) and has a huge range of projects for all skill sets. There’s a gorgeous scarf that’s ideal for… Continue reading

DIY sustainable lunch bag pattern

Inspired by the sustainable lunch boxes we’ve been seeing in the supermarkets, we decided it was time to make our own! We brought in the experts, Laura and Tia from Little Button Diaries, to bring you this DIY lunch box pattern. These colourful lunch bags are made from wipe-clean vinyl and they’re hard-wearing too. Sustainability never looked so good. … Continue reading

Valentine’s Day cross stitch chart by Sally Wilson

valentine's day cross stitch

Happy Valentine’s Day makers! We’ve got a little project for you – think of it as our V-day gift from us to you. This love heart cross stitch project is by the lovely Sally Wilson of Caterpillar Cross Stitch. She won Cross Stitch Designer of the Year 2019, so we’re honoured to have her here on our blog. Print Sally’s… Continue reading

WIN a making break for two at Bedruthan Hotel & Spa

We’ve got another competition for you makers! Since it’s nearly Valentine’s Day and we love you oh-so very much, we’ve teamed up with the gorgeous Bedruthan Hotel to bring you a rather fab competition. Click here to enter the competition and keep scrolling to find out what you’ll win. Bedruthan Hotel & Spa sits on the stunning… Continue reading

Make your own wall art with Mollie Makes

Make your own wall art - calendar

When we say ‘make your own wall art’, we basically mean use our papers, gifts and projects to decorate your walls because if you’re anything like us, you’ll enjoy experimenting and changing up your art on the regular. And that can be an expensive habit. Instead, we’re opting for swapping in different illustrations and projects that complement… Continue reading

65 free desktop and phone wallpapers

We’re all about prints, patterns and illustrations here at Mollie. In fact, we love them so much that we’ve been giving you a free one every week to use as a phone, tablet and desktop wallpaper for the past few years. We’ve gathered all these prints together in one big old blog post so that… Continue reading

Easter crafts: How to stitch a felt rabbit

Well, we know who’s been rummaging in the vegetable patch now! This naughty felt rabbit makes a great Easter pal for cheeky little scamps who just can’t resist raiding the kitchen – who knows what kind of mischief they’ll get up to? It’s the ultimate easy Easter craft which will have you hopping into the weekend…. Continue reading

Laura Mitchell’s Easter bark recipe

Easter Bark recipe

Chocolate Easter eggs are so 2016 – this year, we’re all about the bark. Laura Mitchell, Australian queen of baking, has given you this delicious Easter bark recipe. Colourful, chocolatey and fun, whip up a big batch of this easy-peasy make, then give to friends and family. Check out our other Easter DIYs below: Rhubarb cheesecake recipe  Crochet… Continue reading