Creative conundrums: How to price your handmade goods

How to price a product - Mollie Makes Making It - Illustration by Ello Lovey.

Flip the sign of your crafty business to OPEN! One of the trickiest steps to starting your own business is learning how to price a product, but our easy formula can help. Let’s get down to the nitty gritty of pricing your creative makes.

Mollie Makes issue 56

Mollie Makes issue 56 free craft kits

Cute critters alert! Pick up a copy of Mollie Makes 56 and stitch and appliqué a folk art-inspired woodland fawn in a hoop frame and 17 more craft projects inside. What’s more, you get 2 free gifts! Make fruit brooches with your metallic and neon faux leather craft kit, plus get 8 free papers by Lisa Levis for scrapbooking,… Continue reading

What makes a good day?

DIY banner flag wall hanging | Mollie Makes

We joined Allison Sadler of #makeitsewcial on Instagram for a chat about what makes a good day – here’s what we learnt

20 hoop art ideas that will change the way you see embroidery

20 ways with embroidery hoops - Embroidery Hoop Ideas

Embroidery – it’s the traditional great aunt of the crafts, right? Wrong! Have a look at our selection of hoop art that will change your mind.

Win a copy of new upcycling book: Upcycle by Rebecca Proctor

Upcycle by Rebecca Proctor

We’ve teamed up with Laurence King Publishing to give away 5 copies of Upcycle: 24 Sustainable DIY Projects by Rebecca Proctor.

The Luxury Crochet Retreat with Frank&Olive

The Luxury Crochet Retreat

The Luxury Crochet Retreat: a weekend getaway for crafters who can enjoy some well deserved rest and relaxation whilst finally being able to get on with those unfinished knit and crochet projects.

Mollie Makes issue 56 templates

Mollie Makes issue 56

Your project templates for Mollie Makes issue 56 are ready to download.

Get craft fair freebies from Handmade Fair

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The Handmade Fair are offering you a chance to receive a free crafty gift from one of their fantastic exhibitors at the craft fair when you purchase a Full Experience ticket! Every week there’s a range of freebies to pick from. Just click on the treat you like the best and buy your ticket through… Continue reading

Your month in pictures: June 2015

Mollie Makes Instagram #molliemakes - Your month in pictures June 2015

A gathering of craft photographs shot by you: WIPs and pretty things from Mollie Makes magazine and beyond. Share your pics with us using #molliemakers on Instagram and Twitter and we’ll feature them here on the blog.

How to jazz up a DIY backpack

How to jazz up a DIY backpack with Mollie Makes x Wool and the Gang

What happens when team Mollie get their mitts on a Wool and the Gang‘s Jackson DIY Backpack? It gets Mollie-fied! In this easy-to-follow tutorial, digital editor, Nina Camacho shows you how to put a pom (and tassels) on it. Here’s how…