Mollie’s 12 days of makes: Day 6 Jenny Blair’s reindeer decoration

Mollies 12 days of makes day 6

It’s day six of Mollie’s 12 days of makes which means we’re halfway through. Today we’re giving you another new friend for your tree. This felt reindeer decoration is by Jenny Blair and is a Mollie fave so we thought it’s about time we shared it! Download the tutorial here and find the template for this festive friend here. We’ll be taking… Continue reading

Mollie’s 12 days of makes: Day 5 Laura Mitchell’s cheese board

Mollies 12 days of Christmas day 5 cheese board and cracker recipe

It’s day five already! Today’s tutorial for Mollie’s 12 days of makes is Laura Mitchell’s cheese board DIY and cracker recipe.  It’s a two in one so you’re going to want to make sure this one is downloaded safely onto your computer. Download the tutorial and recipe here. All that’s left now is to pick up the cheese and chutney. Remember… Continue reading

Mollie’s 12 days of makes: Day 4 Kelly Browning’s crochet comforters

Mollie's 12 days of makes day 4 advent calendar

Day 4 of Mollie’s 12 days of makes is now over. If you missed out, subscribe to our newsletter you’ll be able to re-download all the patterns for one last time! Sign up through the box on the right-hand sidebar or at the bottom of the page. Day four of Mollie’s 12 days of makes calls for a crochet project because what’s… Continue reading

From the team: Download your special party wallpaper

The next piece in our ‘meet the team’ series is from our amazing Deputy Art Editor, Sally. Get to know a bit more about her here and check out our Digital Content Editor’s blog post on 5 tips to social media success. The piñata himself We’ve heard your cries for more Ralph (our colourful, crochet piñata… Continue reading

Mollie’s 12 days of makes: Day 3 Anastasia Telegey’s penguin feltie

Mollie's 12 days of makes day 3 felt decorations

Day 3 of Mollie’s 12 days of makes is now over. If you missed out, subscribe to our newsletter you’ll be able to re-download all the patterns for one last time! Sign up through the box on the right-hand sidebar or at the bottom of the page. It’s day three of Mollie’s 12 days of makes and today we’re giving you… Continue reading

Mollie’s 12 days of makes: Day 2 Anna Alicia’s apron set

Advent calendar day 2

Day 2 of Mollie’s 12 days of makes is now over. If you missed out, subscribe to our newsletter you’ll be able to re-download all the patterns for one last time! Sign up through the box on the right-hand sidebar or at the bottom of the page. It’s day two of our advent calendar of makes and today we’re… Continue reading

Mollie’s 12 days of makes – Day 1 Christine Leech’s pom pom wreath

Day 1 of Mollie’s 12 days of makes is now over. If you missed out, subscribe to our newsletter you’ll be able to re-download all the patterns for one last time! Sign up through the box on the right-hand sidebar or at the bottom of the page. It’s day one of the Mollie advent calendar and we’ve… Continue reading

From the team: 5 tips to social media success

Feature image by Karen Dunn. This month we’re helping you get to know the team behind Mollie Makes. There’ll be blog posts from our Editor and Digital Editor, wallpapers from our Art team and takeovers from our Production Editor and Commissioning Editor over the next few weeks. We’ll all be BFFs before you know it. But,… Continue reading

Prepping for Christmas: 3 ways to jazz up your Christmas wrapping

Becki Clarke's 3 way printing Christmas wrapping paper

We’ve said it once and we’ll say it before, a handmade Christmas is the best kind of Christmas. The handmade touches don’t have to stop at presents though – for a more thoughtful touch, why not try making your own wrapping paper? The lovely Becki Clark shows you three different ways to jazz up your… Continue reading

Prepping for Christmas: The top 6 crafting tools

Magnetic Beech Block by Beyond Measure

*This post is sponsored by Beyond Measure  Christmas time is about crafting. Whether you’re making gifts, prepping decorations or looking for a present for your crafty pals, there’s no denying we all get our make on during the festive period. So let’s go back to the basics of what you need to make all these… Continue reading