Mollie Makes meets Geo Fleur

Sophie Lee Geo Fleur

Geo Fleur’s Sophie Lee on how crowdfunding helped grow her botanical business and why cactus’ are cool.

October mobile wallpapers & desktop background


Update your laptop, desktop and mobile with a set of illustrated wallpapers by Victoria Johnson

Crafts Day at the Museum of London

Head to the Museum of London on Saturday 1st October for a day of craft and creativity. Sign up to hands-on workshops to make an origami lampshade, concrete jewellery or English paper piecing makes. It’s a great opportunity to try a new craft, plus you’ll have an amazing finished make to take home with you. Sessions cost £36 each,… Continue reading

How to make a decorative tea set*

How to make a decorative tea set 2 - Tick Tock Tea

Create collectable ceramics with Teri Muncey’s kitchenware update, in association with Tick Tock Tea

Mini pinny project instructions

We’ve realised that the final part of the pinafore dress pattern by Monica Russel in issue 71 is missing from the magazine – we’re sorry about that! You can find everything you need to complete the design here – just follow the pattern inside the issue, then move on to the missing instructions below to… Continue reading

October craft workshops and creative events


Get a head start on this year’s festive season with our pick of October craft workshops in the UK. Make your own glass beads, stitch a contemporary embroidered artwork, learn to block print fabric or attend The Knitting & Stitching Show – a Mollie favourite! Running a workshop of your own? Tell us more at molliemakes[at]

Mollie Makes meets Jenny Blair

Jenny Blair

Bloom and Sew’s Jenny Blair on how she creates her modern stitching kits and finds inspiration in nature…

Retro bauble Christmas decorations

Retro bauble Christmas tree decorations ideas- Mollie Makes

Bought your copy of Mollie Makes 71 in Australia? Begin the countdown to festive traditions and treasured decorations with our easy-stitch retro bauble decoration tutorial. Samantha Stas shows you how…

The Crush Catalogue: Swans


They can break your arm (or so the rumour goes) and these birds enjoy royal protection, dontcha know? No surprise – there’s just something so elegant and regal about swans. Get in a flap over our pick of scarves and other wardrobe essentials, plus a couple of pretty, whimsical interior touches fit for a Queen. 

Win a workshop with Lia Griffith

Lia Griffith crepe paper wreath

We’re super excited that US papercrafting sensation Lia Griffith is coming to Bristol at the end of the month – and hosting an exclusive workshop with Mollie Makes to celebrate the launch of her brand new extra-fine crepe paper collection.