16 good-enough-to-eat fruity DIYs and foodie tutorials

16 fruity diys crochet patterns and foodie craft projects

16 surprisingly useful foodie and fruity DIY projects you’ll want to try this weekend. How do you like them pineapples? (Ahem.)

Top 12 cool, custom and DIY hats

Top 12 DIY and to-buy hats

Keep your noggin toasty with these cool, custom and handmade hats. Find everything from cosy knitted hats to fancy berets in our fab titfer checklist…

The Handmade Fair – Kirstie Allsopp’s pick of the week: Bonbon Balloons

Bonbon Balloons selection

Kirstie Allsopp interviews Handmade Fair pick of the week, Bonbon Balloons to find out more about the idea behind the business from Rebecca Moyster

Announcing the winner of The Village Haberdashery fabric bundle competition

Cotton + Steel

And the winners of The Village Haberdashery competition to win a Cotton + Steel fabric bundle worth £390 is…

Dolce & Gabbana Autumn/Winter 2014-15

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A peek at Dolce & Gabbana autumn/winter collection inspired by fairytales and woodland whimsy

Meet Mollie Makes Handmade Awards winner Crafternoon Cabaret Club

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We catch up with the five Mollie Makes Handmade Awards winners who spill the beans on their experience at the event, the best advice from mentors, and what’s next. Turn to page 44 in issue 43 to read more about the day, or click here to get the deats on the winners now. Our first… Continue reading

Craft book review: The Shape of Knitting

The Shape of Knitting by Lynne Barr book review

Take your knitting needles on a journey of discovery, the trip of a lifetime in Lynne Barr’s mind-bending new book, The Shape of Knitting

Easy palm tree nail art tutorial

palm tree nail art tutorial

We can’t get enough of the trend for all things tropical at the moment. Get the look with this easy palm tree nail art tutorial by blogger Janelle from Elle and Ish. The palm trees are created using a toothpick, and the blocks of gold and turquoise add interest while keeping the total time down… Continue reading

Crochet bag pattern: How to make a crochet market shopper

Free crochet pattern | Mollie Makes | How to crochet a bag

Up your fruit and veg intake with this gorgeous crochet bag pattern perfect for Saturday morning trips to the market. It’s designed with a strong base and wide strap that won’t dig in, no matter how laden with goods you are! You will need: • 2 x 100g balls of white cotton yarn (Patons DK… Continue reading

Mollie Makes meets: April Rhodes (Part 2)

April Rhodes How to weave a chair seat 2 | Mollie Makes

We take tea with designer-maker April Rhodes to chat fabrics! Plus, one lucky Mollie Makes readers stands the chance of winning a fabric bundle designed by April. Read on to find out how to enter…