Get Thready for Mind’s Christmas Crafternoon

Mind's Crafternoon

Here at Mollie Makes, mental health is a topic close to our hearts and we believe that crafting can help. In fact, we recently wrote a blog post on it (you can read it here). We’re so pleased that the charity Mind is holding a Crafternoon! What’s Mind’s Crafternoon all about? This Christmas, Mind’s Crafternoon… Continue reading

Issue 98 – Jersey PJs Templates

Phoebe Thorpe's kids pj correction pattern

Issue 98 features this cute PJ set by the amazing Phoebe Thorpe but due to a printing error, there’s a little mistake with the template at the back. The size in the mag is for a tot ages 2-3 years. In our new set of templates below, we’ve included the full, correct pattern for ages: 6-12… Continue reading

Mollie Makes meets Emily Dawe

Emily Dawe picture by Tia Talula

  Stylist, blogger and workshop tutor Emily Dawe on her ultimate multi-hyphen crafting career…

When is craft art?

Niki Pilkington Illustration

Words: Sarah Montrose Feature illustration: Niki Pilkington The craft revolution has come and gone. Being a stitcher, yarnie or paperist is more popular than ever. And what’s more, craft pioneers such as Kaffe Fassett – whose huge tapestries and patchwork wouldn’t be seen out of place hanging alongside a Monet or late Matisse – have forged the… Continue reading

October’s wallpaper is now live!

It’s time for another wallpaper, and this month’s design is by Jacqueline Colley. Last month we got you prepped for school and this month we’re getting you sorted for the festive season with these Christmassy backgrounds. You can download these colourful fairy light backdrops for your desktop, tablets and mobiles below. Download your iPad background or tablet wallpaper Download your iPhone or… Continue reading

On sale now – issue 98!

Mollie Makes Issue 98 Refresh Cover

IT’S ARRIVED!!! Mollie Makes 98 has hit the shops, ready for you to pick up and start crafting. It’s got a whole new look (head over to our makeover blog post to find out more) and is chock full of amazing designer-makers. There’s a bit of fashion in 98 for everyone, with a crochet cowl to keep… Continue reading

Mollie Makes issue 98 templates

Mollie Makes Issue 98 refresh cover image

Download the templates for issue 98’s projects! The PDF includes templates for the: Shoe patches Advent baubles Christmas papercuts Rug-hooked stocking It also includes the correct templates for the kids jersey pyjamas below. The mag features the pj size for a 2-3-year-old but these templates include the sizes: 6-12 months 1-2 years 2-3 years 3-4 years   Issue… Continue reading

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Meet the indie dyers creating their own yarns and fabrics

Devon Sun Yarns Rainbow Skeins

Looking for new hues to your yarn stash? Get on board with the latest DIY (dye it yourself) trend, or check out the amazing ranges created by indie yarn businesses across the UK.

Meet the maker: Christine Leech

Christine Leech Portrait taken by Alice @ the polka dot

Feature image by Alice from @polkadot The Handmade Fair at Hampton Court Gardens this year was one of the biggest yet and we had an absolute blast. We loved meeting you guys, having our very own tent and running the Mollie Makes Mash Ups, as well as discovering loads of new designers, makers and artists. If you… Continue reading