October craft workshops and creative events

October craft workshops and creative events

Autumn weather is making us yearn for cosier crafts, so we’ve rounded up our pick of craft workshops and creative events that’ll make you feel all warm and snuggly.

Find 100 amazing shades with Yarn and Colors*

Yarn and Colors

The Mollie Makes office did a collective squee when we came across Yarn and Colors, a company so colourful it makes a rainbow look dull. The startup has an impressive palette of 100 shades across its yarn ranges, so you can find the exact one to match your projects.

Good read: Decluttering for makers

Illustration by Maiko Nagao

Can advice on ‘how to Kondo’ help you organise your creative studio and supplies, or do crafters need a different approach? Anne Wollenberg finds out.

Win a £200 voucher to spend at Gudrun Sjödén, plus runner up prizes*

Gudrun Sjödén competition

Give your home, clothes and accessories an autumnal update with vouchers from Swedish designer Gudrun Sjödén.

Mollie Makes issue 84 templates

Mollie Makes 84

Download the templates for our cat collar, heirloom bear, cafetière cover and patchwork quilt here: Mollie Makes issue 84 templates. Mollie Makes 84 is on sale 14th September and available from all good newsagents, supermarkets, independent crafts shops, or from our official online store. Download the digital edition. Get it from Apple (search ‘Mollie Makes’… Continue reading

Mollie Makes 84, out now!

Mollie Makes 84

Happy Mollie day! Issue 84 is out and it’s full of seasonal projects for you to try.

The Great British Sewing Bee Live: Stands to see*

The Great British Sewing Bee Live

It’s seven days ‘til The Great British Sewing Bee (GBSB) Live – not that we’re counting! If you haven’t grabbed your ticket yet, there’s still time to get one. If you have, you’re probably wondering which stands to visit. Here’s our round-up of the top stands to check out while you’re there.

Top stands at The Handmade Fair*

The Handmade Fair

The Handmade Fair is happening from 15th – 17th September and we’re just a teeny bit excited! When you’re not visiting the Mollie Makes tent, trying out a workshop or heading to the Super Theatre, there are over 300 stands to explore. We’ve rounded up our pick of the top handmade sellers there, to give… Continue reading

5 ways to make more sales at craft markets

Crafty Fox Market image by Kayti Peschke

Stand out from the stall next to you with these five simple ways to shine at your next craft market…