Mollie Makes issue 100 out now!

Mollie Makes Issue 100

It’s our 100th issue! Can you believe it? We started Mollie back in 2011 with a goal to inspire modern makers, revolutionise contemporary craft, and share all our fave indie designer-makers with the world and now here we are, 100 issues later. We’ve hosted loads of Mollie Makes Handmade Awards and events, commissioned thousands of projects, and… Continue reading

Your month in pictures: November 2018

Mollie Makers month in pictures - November

Your pictures Top left: Mollie Makes issue 99 on the thecraft_club‘s desk. Top middle: Issue 99’s Christmassy crochet gift tags by candytuftdesign. Top right: The Happy Newspaper and issue 99 AKA BFF4L by amy_and_jobe. Second left: Saturday morning goals on klovvi‘s Instagram. Second middle: Issue 99’s paper star gift in sumoftheirstories‘ glittery bowl. Second right: A cosy shot of our patchwork… Continue reading

Macramé bunting DIY

Mollie Makes issue 88 Macrame Bunting

Test out the new skills you’ve learnt from our library of macramé knots on this macramé heart bunting project by the lovely Isabella of @_twome. Hang it in your home, decorate a little un’s bedroom, or give as a last minute Christmas gift to become the no.1 friend. Then, use our hashtags for macramé lovers… Continue reading

Prepping for Christmas: The complete Etsy Christmas market list

Etsy Local Handmade Fair Poster

Image credit @EtsyUK You all know how much we love Etsy for their support of the handmade community. But what’s even what’s better than Etsy? A Christmas Etsy collab that’s what. From 30 November to 2 December 2018, the Etsy Christmas markets can be found all over the country, displaying the very best handmade gifts,… Continue reading

Prepping for Christmas – Getting the table ready

Becki Clarke's Tablescape from Mollie Makes issue 99

We’re back with another prepping for Christmas blog post and this one’s all about the dinner table. It’s a chance for you to show off your creative skills and impress guests with some Christmas magic. We’ve collected a bunch of tutorials for you to try so you can make this year a truly handmade Christmas. Check… Continue reading

Make embroidered hoop art

Liz Stiglets' embroidery hoop

Stitch your way to positivity with Liz Stiglets’ embroidered hoop art

Prepping for Christmas – 5 DIY Christmas tree decorations

Sarah Matthews paper star decorations

Although we love buying Christmas tree decorations (maybe even a bit too much…) it’s always nice to have a few homemade ones on the tree. A handmade Christmas is the best kinda Christmas, which is why we’ve been collecting up some of our fave DIY decorations over on our All Things Christmas Pinterest board. We’ve… Continue reading

Stuck for a Christmas Present? We’ve got you.

Mollie Makes 99 subscription offer

Subscribe today and you can choose between an embroidery kit worth over £25 by Crafter’s Companion or a gorgeous TOFT reindeer kit with all you need to crochet a festive reindeer and kids’ booties worth over £35. Or, why not buy a subscription to Mollie Makes as a Christmas present? It’s certain to make you… Continue reading

Mollie Makes issue 99 on sale now!

Mollie Makes issue 99 on sale now

Mollie Makes 99 is here. 99. Can you believe it? It feels like only yesterday we were making our first issue and now we’re approaching the mags 100th birthday. How time flies when you’re having fun (and constantly crafting, decorating, making and lifeing). Issue 99 is celebrating all things Christmas, giving you some top makes that… Continue reading

Brilliant baubles DIY

Hobbycraft Bauble ornament hanging DIY

This year, Hobbycraft is inviting us to inject a pop of brilliant colour into our family festivities with this wonderfully fun and bright bauble chandelier – it will add a festive touch to any home, and is guaranteed to cheer up even the gloomiest of winter days. All you need to get started is a… Continue reading