How to knit a book cover

Mollie Makes knitted book cover pattern - Free knitting patterns

Wrap good reads and notebooks in our two-stitch, easy-knit book cover pattern by Julie Picard complete with a little pocket for highlighters or hooks. A sleeve for the bookish crafter!

My Space: 3 things on Rosy Nicholas’ craft desk

Craft room - work space of prop maker Rosy Nicholas

You can’t pigeonhole Rosy Nicholas. After graduating from Camberwell College of Arts, Rosy began working freelance across a range of fields including illustration, props and accessories. Now she boasts a list of dream clients such as Lazy Oaf, Grazia and Vogue. Her props and accessories (have to have!) make for eye-catching lookbooks, music videos and more,… Continue reading

Your month in pictures: August 2015

Your month in pictures August 2015 | Mollie Makes craft projects

A gathering of your month in pictures, plus handmade projects and WIPs from Mollie Makes magazine

Free desktop wallpaper: September calendar

Wallpaper for phone | Free iPad wallpaper by Wendy Kendall

Get a free desktop calendar and gadget wallpapers exclusively designed for Mollie Makes by Wendy Kendall. Click, save and set! Get them here…

The Cindermice stitch-along coming soon!

Cindermice Stitch-Along - Landscape

Sophie Simpson, author and creator behind What Delilah Did has teamed up with Cloud Craft, the online modern needlework emporium, to produce 3 exclusive, limited edition Christmas kits to stitch up the most beautiful heirloom fabric mice decorations. Subscribers of the kit will be invited to join the stitch-along from October to December, with video tutorials by Sophie to help you along the… Continue reading

Escape to The Crochet Retreat

The Luxury Crochet Retreat

Get away from it all and spend the whole weekend with like-minded people, doing what you love – crochet! Stay in a luxury bell tent for the ultimate crochet glamping experience and let Ruby from Frank & Olive take care of the rest. Come and learn how to crochet and meet designer-makers who’ll teach you craft… Continue reading

5 business tips for creative start-ups

5 tips for running a creative business | Laura Spring | Mollie Makes

Screen print designer Laura Spring discovered the medium while searching for a career change. Find out what her top craft business tips are and get a glimpse into how she built her business…

NEW Mollie Makes Christmas 2, out 3 September

Mollie Makes Christmas filled with Christmas presents ideas

Introducing Mollie Makes Christmas 2, the festive magazine packed with over 105 Christmas craft ideas and DIYs including crochet, sewing, weaving, knitting and upcycling projects. What’s more, inside you’ll get quality pull-out cards and gift tags to send and share. Pre-order Mollie Makes Christmas 2 and treat your family and friends (and future self) to a… Continue reading

10 floral floors of Instagram we wish we owned

Floral floors of Instagram | I have this thing with floors

We’ve been scrolling through the #ihavethisthingwithfloors hashtag and have come across these insanely gorgeous photographs of floors that we wish were in our home.

The Handmade Fair pick of the week: Mad in England

Pretty needlepoint cushions by Mad in England

We talk to Kirstie Allsopp’s Handmade Fair favourite, Mad In England about what they’re looking forward to most at The Handmade Fair!