Paper quilling for beginners – 11 project ideas

Paper quilling, otherwise known as paper filigree, has come back in a big way. More crafters are taking it up and creating beautiful intricate designs purely from strips of paper! We want everyone to try paper quilling so we’ve created a paper quilling for beginners post which includes 11 fab projects. Keep scrolling to find your… Continue reading

40 crochet flower patterns and what to do with them

We’ve rounded up our fave free crochet flower patterns for your viewing (and making) pleasure.

Mini Halloween embroidery hoop

If you fancy adding a touch of handmade to your Halloween display, have a go at this boo-tiful Halloween embroidery hoop. Using spine-tinglingly (we know, enough already) sparkly glittery Etoile thread, it’s the perfect quick stitch to get you in the mood for the spooky season. The very talented Lisa Neal shows you how to make her Halloween… Continue reading

How to make a macramé plant hanger

Dangle potted succulents in 70s neon? Yes please. Make your own macrame plant hanger using our tutorial and brighten up indoor spaces or prettify your front porch. Learn how to make your own with our easy step-by-step tutorial.

Library of sewing techniques

sewing videos for beginners

We’re back with another guide to add to our stitch library! We’ve teamed up with Sewing Quarter to create a series of sewing videos for beginners that’ll show you a whole range of sewing tips and tricks. Our online sewing classes are completely free and we’ve uploaded them to our Youtube channel so you can keep… Continue reading

Your new October wallpaper

October wallpaper by sea Salt

The autumn equinox has officially happened so now we’re all about pumpkins, fall colours and hot chocolates. Issue 111 is our ode to Christmas because after all, December is only two months away! But to reign it back in from the festive excitement, issue 111’s papers are an inspirational autumnal collection. We’ve teamed up with… Continue reading

Sewing patterns collection

We’ve got all the sewing patterns you could ever want in this collection. Fashion, interior and decorative projects, plus tips, interviews and books – there’s something for everyone. If you have a go at any of these sewing projects tag us in a picture using #molliemakers on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. For even more projects and inspiration… Continue reading

Crochet Projects Collection

Looking for a new crochet pattern or weekend crochet project? Well look no further, we have the ultimate collection of projects and patterns below. For more crochet projects every month, subscribe to Mollie Makes and then share your makes with us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter! Interior crochet projects Crochet jar cover Chunky crochet storage tubs… Continue reading

Ask the indie biz experts, Series 1 – Getting starting

Mollie Makes 2019 award

We know how difficult it is to start up your own indie business. There’s so many things to consider and it can sometimes feel like you’re jumping in the deep end, but we’re on a mission to be your armbands (supportive, brightly coloured, huggable). We’re working with the incredibly talented Helen from The Creative Business… Continue reading

Buyer’s guide: super chunky yarn

Super chunky yarn

Super chunky yarn can be tricky to get hold of, but our buyer’s guide should help you track down the elusive mega wool