Download your new December wallpaper

Tablet background by Jemma Burness

Your December wallpaper We’ve given you so much festive content, backgrounds and patterns that we thought we’d give you a break for December. The lovely Jemma Bursnell designed these amazing colourful prints for us to celebrate our 100th issue. Here’s one you can have as a wallpaper as a 100th birthday present from us to you…. Continue reading

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. 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 blog post to share your creation… Continue reading

Library of macramé knots

Mollie Makes library of macrame knots

This blog post is sponsored by United Knots As you may already know, we love macramé. Its boho vibes are so on trend and we’ve got tons of macramé projects in the Mollie mags, on the blog and stashed away in our archives. But to get started on all these projects, you need to know… 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

Meet your new BFFs (Best Felt Friends!)

What a curly life

Our Insta feed’s become a whole lot cuter since we started following Anabella Cahwje’s What a Curly Life . We caught up with her to find out more about her collectable felt creatures, Mollie Makes latest cover stars! Annabella’s BFFs (Best Felt Friends) are always on their adventures and we love seeing what they get up to…

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