Meet the maker: Romy Palstra

Romy Palstra illustration

We’ve got some exciting news… Mollie Makes officially has GIFs on Instagram, woooo! If you want to discover our GIFs simply type ‘Mollie Makes’ into the search GIF bar and they will magically appear. We thought it was only right that we introduced you to the lovely and super talented illustrator Romy, @muchable.nl on the… Continue reading

Five prints to brighten up your home

Posterlounge palm leaf print

This blog post is sponsored by Posterlounge Prints are the ultimate way to spruce up your home without doing a full makeover. Whether it’s a gallery wall or a statement print above the bed, having artwork in your home will give it a new lease of life. Our pals over at the Posterlounge have rounded… Continue reading

Top Five Summer Crafts to try at your Crafternoon

Mind Crafternoon

This blog post is sponsored by Mind. On 20 July it’s Mind’s summer Crafternoon! Gather your fave people, grab some snacks and a glass of something cold and host a crafty afternoon to raise vital funds for Mind, the mental health charity. One of the best parts of hosting a Crafternoon is choosing what you… Continue reading

Bank Holiday makes: DIY garden projects

106 beanbag project

Bank holidays are for crafting and what better way to use utilise the extra time by sprucing up your outdoor space. We’ve collected nine DIY garden projects for you to make this weekend so you add the handmade touch to every corner of your home. For even more DIY garden projects follow our board on Pinterest and… Continue reading

Embroidery pattern collection

We’ve got all the embroidery patterns you could ever want in this collection. Hoops, interior and decorative projects, plus tips and books – there’s something for everyone. If you have a go at any of these sewing projects tag us in a picture using #molliemakers on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. For even more projects and inspiration subscribe to Mollie Makes. Check out our other collections… Continue reading

Issue 106 is now on sale!

Mollie Makes issue 106

Issue 106 has landed in the shops and it’s the ray of sunshine we all need. There’s ocean vibes with Hannah Rampley’s eight sea-themed prints and a bunch of projects which will help you throw the best-decorated BBQ of the summer. Marble drink stirrers and tropical bean bags anyone? Not only is 106 full of fashion… Continue reading

Your free background

phone background

Last month we had a flower wallpaper but this month we’re going full ocean summer realness. Hannah Rampley, a super talented illustrator from Manchester, has designed eight amazing underwater prints for issue 106. Inside the mag, the eight prints feature a range of sea creatures and coral colours which are making us immediately hop in the car… Continue reading

Download issue 106’s templates here!

Mollie Makes issue 106

May is the month of bank holidays and you know what that means – more crafting time! Issue 106 is sitting pride of place on supermarket shelves up and down the country ensuring you have enough projects to last you a lifetime (or at least until the next issue!). This month has a bit of a… Continue reading

7 homemade Father’s Day gift ideas

Handmade gifts are the way forward and with Father’s Day just around the corner, it’s time to get making! Here’s 7 homemade Father’s Day gift ideas just for you. For even more handmade gift ideas and creative inspiration subscribe to Mollie Makes. 1. Leather wallet Everyone needs a wallet and The MerryThought’s simple leather wallet… Continue reading

Travel wash bag tutorial

homemade fathers day gift ideas wax wash bag

We’ve been looking for a new travel wash bag for a while and the fab Rural Kind have come through with this tutorial. Made from gorgeous thick waxed cotton canvas, this wash bag would make a thoughtful Father’s Day, birthday or anniversary gift for the loved one in your life. Fill with handmade bath and beauty products and you’ll… Continue reading