November craft workshops and creative events


Whether you’re planning photography shoot for your handmade Christmas products or looking to pick up a handful of unique gifts, this month’s list of fairs and workshops are catering to all your creative needs. Take a look… Running a workshop of your own? Tell us more at molliemakes[at] Crafty Fox Market Meet the makers and… Continue reading

Mollie Makes meets Hand Over Your Fairy Cakes


Hand Over Your Fairy Cake’s Sally McAdam on her impressive pin collection and quirky jewellery designs

How to decorate tea towels with crochet edging*


Make household chores more enticing with Ayda Algin’s crochet tea towel trims, in association with Tick Tock Tea

NEW Mollie Makes Christmas 3

Mollie Makes Christmas 3

Introducing the new Mollie Makes Christmas with over 110 festive projects and ideas that’ll inspire you to gift and style the season the handmade way.

10 non-spooky Halloween crafts


Fancy celebrating Halloween but not keen on to going to the dark side to do it? Find bright and easy Halloween crafts right here – totally unfrightening and positively spellbinding.

6 quick and easy Halloween costumes for kids


How are you getting on with those costume orders? Boy, do their imaginations put our craft skills to the test – they’re worth it! Plus, with all the wonderful DIY costumes available online there’s very little kids can request that we won’t find on Pinterest for free. While researching the cutest Halloween costumes for kids we came across two… Continue reading

Mollie Makes meets Little Birdy

Little Birdy

Ceramicist Little Birdy on how playing with clay is like therapy and how Instagram has helped her build her business in the way she wants

DIY jewellery: How to make gemstone earrings*


Craft a matching pair of mint earrings with gemstone briolette beads using just a handful of materials and tools. We’ve teamed up with jewellery supplies company, Kernowcraft to bring you this DIY for beginners. In it you’ll learn a basic wire wrapping technique used in a whole variety of handmade jewellery. Ready to fashion your own accessories? Get started… You will need: •… Continue reading

Amigurumi monster: Medusa crochet doll pattern


Revlie Schuit’s exclusive Gorgon amigurumi will make your heart melt, rather than turn to stone. A cute take on Medusa-like snakes! This is a Halloween pattern we’re not scared to try. Our girly Gorgon holds one tiny monster but, of course, you can create as many little creatures as you like – she could have a… Continue reading

Top designer prints to pep up your walls


A bit like wardrobes, we love to treat interiors to a seasonal makeover. Whether we’re crafting them ourselves or supporting our favourite designer-makers, upgrading those eye-catchers in each space really makes us fall in love with our home all over again. We’re not talking anything major: just a chunky throw here, a smelly candle there and a couple of designer… Continue reading