Look Lane: the new marketplace that’s right up your street*

Come and browse the lanes of this brand new online shopping destination…

Free crochet pattern: How to make a crochet potholder

Stitch your own crochet cotton potholder to match your vintage-style kitchen décor! This unique texture is created by hooking in the back loops of your stitches only. Follow the steps below to see how it’s made…

The Crush Catalogue: Galentine’s Day

This way for quirky gift ideas for gal pals this Galentine’s Day (13 February). From the best greeting card to mini wall hangings, browse our list of the cutest ways to say, “Love ya, pal!”

7 sweet things to bake for Valentine’s Day (or just because)

As a crafter, you’ve probably built yourself a pretty great reputation for being an excellent gift-giver (all the high-fives to you!). So this year, let’s do something creative in the kitchen, not quite out of our comfort zone – we do love cake decorating – but just different enough to give us a creativity boost. So, are you’re planning… Continue reading

Gudrun Sjödén offers an alternative Swedish homestyle*

From quirky knee-high socks (we clocked these beauties, straight away!) and eco-cotton dresses, to floral embroidered cushions and coloured glassware, Gudrun Sjödén is a creative’s guide to living life on the colour wheel. 

February mobile wallpapers & desktop background

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

Mollie Makes The Big Comic Relief Crafternoon 2 templates

Your project templates for The Big Comic Relief Crafternoon 2 are ready to download. Click for the paper peonies, ice cream magnets, fabric printing designs, bunny pendant, Peggy the Dachshund, fabric dolls, fabric banner, papercut plants, man’s shirt hack templates here. For the Molly dress sewing pattern, click here. .

Regional showcase: Creatives in Scotland*

Meet six creative designers and makers in Scotland…

Mollie Makes 76, out now!

Free embroidery hoop craft kit, plus 8 pull-out papers by Papio Press inside every copy of Mollie Makes 76. Also in this issue: make a mini suitcase using modern tapestry techniques, stitch a set of merit badges, whip up a batch of mini felt patisserie and find heaps more besides – take a look… Cake… Continue reading

Mollie Makes issue 76 templates

Click to download the full-sized templates for the paper flowers, pot holder and oven glove, baby mobile, merit badges, felt patisserie here: Mollie Makes issue 76 templates.