Library of embroidery stitches

Mollie Makes Library of Embroidery Stitches

Learn 17 embroidery stitches with our handy guide. Bookmark or Pin this page for future reference or you can download and print it here.

Mollie Makes issue 59 templates

Mollie Makes issue 59 - Christmas issue with free 2016 calendar by Emily Quinton

Your project templates for Mollie Makes issue 59 are ready to download.

A-Z of Crafting 2015: directory of craft shops plus discount codes & patterns

A-Z of Crafting 2015 - craft shop directory discount code and free craft patterns

Get an up-to-date, free online craft shop directory, discount codes for craft supplies, free craft tutorials (one from us too!) and heaps of creative inspiration in the A-Z of Crafting 2015.

Win 10 copies of Paper Craft

Papercraft Pillowbox

We’ve teamed up with DK to give away 10 copies of the new Paper Craft book: a 224-pager with 50+ creative ways to use paper.

Handmade at Amazon: a new handmade marketplace

The Paper Shoppe on Handmade at Amazon.

Amazon announces the launch of their new handmade marketplace, Handmade at Amazon. Will you be opening shop or buying there? Compare the fees

How to get the vintage look (part 2): Crochet blanket styling

Styling by Meyer Lavigne crochet blanket sofa

Draped over the back of contemporary sofas or piled high on the reading chair: here’s how to get the vintage look with crochet blankets.

5 lessons on letting go by Emily Katz

Modern Macrame Emily Katz craft business tips and well being

Queen of modern macramé Emily Katz discovered her true passion after her first business went bankrupt. We learn 5 tips on letting go from the woman behind Modern Macrame

Event: Shaun in the City auction: Ruffles gets a bespoke outfit

Shaun in the City Hampton Court - Ruffles - Royal School of Needlework

Shaun in the City sculpture Ruffles has his outfit picked, starched and pressed for the charity auction on Thursday. See the 5 piece fabric ruffs, delicately hand-embroidered by the Royal School of Needlework, close up.

Win 3 Blow Ties bow ties

Blow Ties bow tie competition - Wedding bow tie

This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Susan Breese, Rachel brinks and Angella Willis, your prize is in the post! Win one of 3 candy stripe bow ties from our classy friends over at Blow Ties.

How to get the vintage look: 10 doily ideas


Get the crème de la crème of vintage décor ideas in our How to get the Vintage Look series starting with doilies. Plus get ideas for how to decorate for the festive season!