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!

Mollie Makes issue 57

Mollie Makes issue 57 with free bracelet kit

Host a handmade get-together with the pretty in pink summer edition of Mollie Makes. Find a quick-knit footstool project, metallic bag sewing pattern, cute amigurumi dinosaur crochet pattern, plus 17 other fresh makes in Mollie Makes 57. What’s more, this issue comes with two free gifts! Get 8 summer garden themed pull-out papers by Wendy Kendall… Continue reading

Follow Friday: Rose & Grey

Ideas for freshening up your workspace | Industrial trend | Rose and Grey pegboard

Freshen up your creative space with Rose & Grey. Add character and factory charm to your workspace with these fabulous vintage-inspired pieces. Think cold concrete mixed with pretty pastels, practical dungarees with a flirty fitted edge and neon wireframes.

Win the official dottie angel dress pattern

dottie angel dress pattern Simplicity 1080

We’re so excited to announce our latest giveaway in collaboration with Simplicity New Look. We got our mitts on not just one, but FIVE of the very sought after dottie angel dress pattern (designed and made in the USA).

Summer holiday: Rainy day crafts for kids

Summer holiday kids craft ideas rainy day craft ideas

The summer holidays are still a thing, but rainclouds are keeping everyone inside and the kids are getting antsy. These fun crafts for kids are great ways to keep little ones occupied when the weather’s not so hot.

The Handmade Fair pick of the week: Biscuiteers

Biscuiteers Boutique Northcote Road 1

We talk to Kirstie Allsopp’s Handmade Fair favourite, Harriet Hastings of Biscuiteers about starting up and how selling biscuits is a bit like launching a fashion collection.

Mollie Makes takeover guest: Cafenohut

Crochet blanket handmade by Ayda of deconoHut

Ayda of Cafenohut joins Mollie Makes for an Instagram takeover, 20 – 23 August