How to make a felt ruffle door wreath

Give the welcoming door wreath, that traditional festive decoration, a bright, modern look. The ruffles are easily made from folded circles of felt pinned in place on a polystyrene base, and then decorated with a machine-stitched mistletoe embellishment. Easy to make ribbon bows add a luxurious touch.

DIY Christmas decorations: Origami star tutorial

It’s time to put up the tree and make DIY Christmas decorations! Here’s a simple origami Christmas star tutorial for the whole family that you can whip up using paper scraps or last year’s Christmas gift wrap.

DIY Christmas crackers

Make your own Christmas crackers to pull at the dinner table this year with our DIY Christmas crackers tutorial by Lara Messer. 

How to make t-shirt yarn for knitting or crochet

How to make tshirt yarn - molliemakes.com

Transform a tee into chunky yarn for crochet or knitting with this super-quick tutorial from One Social Girl. You’ll be rolling in t-shirt yarn for years to come!

How to sew a cat tail

Put some real sparkle into playtime by making cute cat costumes for kids. Here’s how to make a cat tail and here’s a cat mask template free!

Buyer’s guide: super chunky yarn

Super chunky yarn

Super chunky yarn can be tricky to get hold of, but our buyer’s guide should help you track down the elusive mega wool

Knitting pattern: How to make a bobble hat

Knitting pattern | How to make a bobble hat | Mollie Makes

Free knitted bobble hat pattern for all you makers! The weather is getting chillier so we all need a knitted bobble hat to keep us warm. 

Sewing pattern: How to make fabric doorstops

It’s spring and it’s time to prop open the doors and let in the sunshine and the fresh air. The prettiest way to do this is with homemade fabric doorstops in your favourite fabrics… We’ve invited Natalie Santini of Hungry Hippie to guest blog for us today and show us how to make one…

How to make paper and tulle flowers

Parties, celebrations, and giant paper flowers! A perfect combination. We love these retro flowers, they’re beyond easy to make and create amazing impact in a very short space of time. Kate Bruning from Greedy for Colour is guest blogging for us this Tutorial Tuesday. Read more to find out how to make these paper and tulle flowers…

How to make a giant pom pom

How to make a pom pom | Mollie Makes

Project alert! Learn how to make large yarn pom poms with this tutorial from Chi Chi Dee Handmade‘s Leanne Garrity.