33 five minute crafts

Make your own watercolour clock

If you need a little bit of craft in your life then you need our selection of five minute makes. These quick projects are ideal for you to take on your commute, your holidays or just make one evening when you want to relax. We’ve gathered a whole bunch of different crafts for you to have a… Continue reading

Free crochet pattern: chunky crochet storage tubs

We’ve got a free crochet basket 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. Remember, we also have more home decor DIY’s and patterns over on our Ravelry store and in our latest issue of Mollie Makes. And we… Continue reading

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2019 shortlisters

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2019

Here they are – the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2019 shortlisters! Meet the creative start ups, established businesses and handmade champions who will be presenting their creative products and brands to a panel of judges on 8 July 2019 at the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards day of fun. We also need your help on deciding the best Product of the Year so… Continue reading

13 easy needle felting projects

Needle felting is back by popular demand and we’re seeing #molliemakers all over the world getting involved. To feed your love of needle felting, we’ve collected 13 easy to make projects and creative ideas for you to try. Whether you’re a novice or a pro, these simple projects are a fab weekend make. If you’re a complete… Continue reading

How to make t-shirt yarn for knitting or crochet

How to make tshirt yarn - molliemakes.com

Transform a tee into chunky yarn for crochet or knitting with this super-quick tutorial from One Social Girl. You’ll be rolling in t-shirt yarn for years to come!

How to make a macramé plant hanger

Dangle potted succulents in 70s neon? Yes please. Make your own macrame plant hanger using our tutorial and brighten up indoor spaces or prettify your front porch. Learn how to make your own with our easy step-by-step tutorial.

18 gifts for knitters

gifts for knitters, narwhals

We all know someone who’s obsessed with knitting but gifts for knitters? What on earth do you buy them? We’ve gathered 18 gifts for knitters which you can buy for any birthdays, anniversaries or celebrations that are coming up. If you’re in need of some more knitting patterns yourself check out our knitting collection blog… Continue reading

DIY crochet pot pattern, plus a Super+Super discount

Amy of Super+Super shares a chunky jar cover crochet pattern below. 

DIY inspiration wall hanging

Start as you mean to go on with Emily Quinton’s DIY inspiration wall decor. Make in whatever theme, colour palette or design you like using bits and bobs from your stash! Revise and changeup objects as your taste and the season’s change. If you’re stuck for images to use, why not download some of our free backgrounds? Print out… 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