Sewing hack: how to make an upcycled beach bag

Get ready for the holidays by transforming last year’s scarf into this year’s beach bag – Tasha Chapman shows us how.

Free papercut book in Mollie Makes 81

Get 27 all-new designs in your free gift with every copy of Mollie Makes – make gifts, tags, cards and more. Try a new technique with this ready-to-cut collection of summery makes for your friends, family and home.  

NEW subscription offer: Try 6 issues for just £9.99

Subscribe today and save 72% on the shop price – paying just £1.66 an issue!

July mobile wallpapers & desktop background

Treat your gadgets to a free desktop wallpaper, designed by Mia Dunton. Download seasonal papers for mobiles, tablets and desktops below. Enjoy! x

Correction: Crochet vase pattern, Mollie Makes 79

Pattern correction for the crochet vase cosy in Mollie Makes 79.

Take part in The British Heart Foundation’s #TheBigStitch

Throughout July, the British Heart Foundation will be launching #TheBigStitch, a national campaign to encourage shoppers to buy clothing from BHF and inject their own fashion flair to it.

Accessorise with pins and patches*

Spruce up a plain denim jacket or personalise your backpack with these quirky pins and patches.

Regional showcase: Creatives up North*

Meet six creative designers and makers from Northern England…

Mollie Makes issue 81 templates

Click to download the full-sized templates for the handmade espadrilles, botanical bag charm, rainbow patch, fabric seaside dolls and paper peonies here: Mollie Makes issue 81 templates. Grab the bean bag full-sized templates here: Bean Bag templates.