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…

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. 

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

Felt patisserie: Custard slice pattern Mollie Makes 76

Save yourself a trip to the local patisserie and whip up a batch of these decorative bakes instead.

Your month in pictures: January 2017

A gathering of your pictures this month including handmade projects and WIPs from Mollie Makes magazine

Creative corners: What to do with leftover craft supplies

If like us you’ve been tidying your creative space this month – it probably means you’ve got stacks of stash that need a new home. So what next? A few strands of yarn could be used up at home (pom pom time!) whereas a pile of untouched skeins from that jumper you never got round… Continue reading

Creative corners: Decluttering for makers

Can advice on ‘how to Kondo’ help you organise your creative studio and supplies, or do crafters need a different approach?