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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

Free crochet pattern: chunky crochet storage tubs

We’ve got a free crochet pattern for you so that you can create your very own chunky storage tubs, to tidy up all those loose bits and bobs in your home.

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

Your month in pictures: October 2018

Mollie Makes Month in Pictures October

Your Mollie Makes October has been a busy old month for us and it looks like it’s been busy for all of you too. Here’s just a few of our fave makes you’ve tagged us in this month – keep using the hashtag #molliemakers and we might share yours next month! Top left: Our lovely… Continue reading

Welcoming autumn with Anna Starmer

Anna Starmer Portrait

Feature image credit by Casey Moore, Anna Starmer author of Love Colour: Choosing Colours to Live With  It’s officially October which means welcoming those rich, warm tones back into your life. Although the picture perfect autumnal Pinterest home looks dreamy (we have a whole Pinterest board dedicated to dream homes), we know that in reality, the… Continue reading

Prepping for Christmas – 7 alternative advent calendar ideas

alternative advent calendar by Mary-Anne Aveline

December is quickly creeping up on us and it’s time to start prepping presents, decs and general life for the big event. We’re starting a new ‘prepping for Christmas’ series here on the blog so you can feel confident and a little smug this Christmas. For our first blog post in the series, we’ve collected 7 of… Continue reading

Mollie Makes Sewing out now!

Mollie Makes Sewing Special

Get sewing now with the full-size templates for every pattern in the Mollie Makes Sewing special! Whether you want to make PJs, a purse or a bed for your pooch, just download the pages, stick them together and away you go. You can purchase your copy here and start crafting some adorable projects today. Keep… Continue reading

Beat the chills – knitted wrist warmers pattern

Winter knitted wrist warmers pattern and instructions

If we can’t jet off to some snowy mountain peaks this winter, we can at least knit our own. There’s something of the après ski feel to these fun, knitted wrist warmers – we’re picturing ourselves wearing them while sat in a wooden alpine chalet, sipping on eggnog and eating Christmas biscuits.  They were kindly designed… Continue reading

Issue 98 crochet wrap correction

Issue 98's crochet shawl

Sorry 🙁 Issue 98’s crochet wrap tutorial has an error in the pattern. The instructions for Row 42 should begin ‘ch4, 1dc in st at base of ch4…’ Now you’ve got the correct instruction, get hooking! Show off your crochet wrap We love seeing your makes, so remember to share your chunky winter makes with us using… Continue reading