Crafting for Good

More than just a hobby, crafting is a way to easily use existing skills to empower ourselves and others. Lottie Storey shows us how… Using your power for good Here’s a secret you might not already know: crafters are superheroes. As well as being able to transform our tools of the trade – yarn, paper, fabric… Continue reading

Library of embroidery stitches

Learn 21 embroidery stitches with our handy guide then practice your new skills with either our free, firework inspired, embriodery pattern or Liz Stiglet’s cultivate kindness hoop art. Then, once you’ve finished your masterpieces, share them with us on Instagram using our top embroidery hashtags blog post and, of course, #molliemakers!

Get your copy of issue 105 today!

Mollie Makes issue 105

Issue 105 is out in the shops and it’s our bid to banish the April showers and bring some sunshine into your home. Go and have a browse for it in your local supermarket, you won’t be able to miss it with that bright yellow cover and Lucy Woodrow’s adorable bunny plushie sat on the cover! Packed full of sunny… Continue reading

Download issue 105’s templates today!

Mollie Makes issue 105

Easter’s been and we’ve eaten far too much chocolate but good news – our April issue has hit the shops! Issue 105’s gift is a funky pom pom kit that’ll have you feeling super summery, plus there’s eight beautiful papers inside by the fab Miranda Sofroniou. The mag is the ultimate mix of spring crafts, including Lucy Woodrow’s little bunny… Continue reading

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2019 – enter now!

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2019

Showcasing and supporting the UK’s amazing array of designer-makers is a huge part of Mollie Makes’ ethos. Celebrating craftsmanship and creativity is so important to us, as is discovering new talent, so we’re delighted to be launching the fifth annual Mollie Makes Handmade Awards.

Download your new April wallpaper here

Mollie Makes April wallpaper

Easter might be over but we’re still celebrating the new season with a very flowery April wallpaper. Issue 105 is packed full of projects that celebrate spring in all its glory and it announces the 2019 Mollie Makes Handmade Awards – exciting! Our pal Miranda Sofroniou has illustrated eight beautiful prints and patterns for you to pull out, use and… Continue reading

40 crochet flower patterns and what to do with them

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

7 kitchen design ideas

Kitchen design inspiration

We’ve covered bedroom décor, kids’ room inspiration and living rooms but now we’re all about kitchen design! We’ve gathered seven of our fave kitchens from designer-makers all over the world to give you some creative ideas. Scroll through and make sure you subscribe to Mollie Makes for more home tours. 1. Georgia Coote’s welcoming home… Continue reading

13 bedroom inspiration images

Bedroom inspiration

If you’re in the mood for a home décor update we’ve got just the thing for you. Having a cosy, inspiring bedroom is a must and we’re always working to improve ours. The first image of bedroom inspiration is Kara Whitten’s home, otherwise known as Kailo Chic, that was featured in issue 100 of Mollie. Her rainbow Texan home… Continue reading

12 Easter decorating ideas

Easter decorating ideas

Easter is just around the corner and this year we’re celebrating with some crafty Easter décor that will have your home feeling super spring-like. We’ve got plenty of Easter decorating ideas in the mag like Lucy Rowan of @peasandneedles needle punch lamb featured above. Once you start you just can’t stop which is why we’ve collected… Continue reading