Mini Halloween embroidery hoop

If you fancy adding a touch of handmade to your Halloween display, have a go at this boo-tiful Halloween embroidery hoop. Using spine-tinglingly (we know, enough already) sparkly glittery Etoile thread, it’s the perfect quick stitch to get you in the mood for the spooky season. The very talented Lisa Neal shows you how to make her Halloween… Continue reading

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.

Sewing patterns collection

We’ve got all the sewing patterns you could ever want in this collection. Fashion, interior and decorative projects, plus tips, interviews and books – there’s something for everyone. If you have a go at any of these sewing projects tag us in a picture using #molliemakers on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. For even more projects and inspiration… Continue reading

Crochet Projects Collection

Looking for a new crochet pattern or weekend crochet project? Well look no further, we have the ultimate collection of projects and patterns below. For more crochet projects every month, subscribe to Mollie Makes and then share your makes with us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter! Interior crochet projects Crochet jar cover Chunky crochet storage tubs… Continue reading

Buyer’s guide: super chunky yarn

Super chunky yarn

Super chunky yarn can be tricky to get hold of, but our buyer’s guide should help you track down the elusive mega wool

32 autumn cross stitch charts

autumnal folk heart cross stitch chart

The darker evenings have arrived and the leaves are turning orange, and that only means one thing. It’s time to stock up your autumn stash, patterns and projects. One of our fave crafts to do on a cold evening is cross stitch! It’s an amazing, meditative craft which instantly makes us feel relaxed, so we’ve decided to collect our… Continue reading

Your bonus kit – festive loom instructions

Festive Weaving Kit Image

If you were lucky enough to pick up one of our combo packs you’ll have an extra gift to make. Issue 111’s pack comes with Natasha Humphreys festive loom kit from issue 97. It’s a Christmas décor essential and would look fab hanging on your tree or wall. Plus, with 111’s crochet bauble gift, you’ll be feeling prepped and… Continue reading

Crochet avocado instructions

Mini avocado gift kit in issue 107

If you were lucky enough to pick up one of our combo packs you’ll have an extra gift to make. Issue 111’s pack comes with Alison North of Kornflake Stew‘s crochet avocado from issue 107. He’s a funky and adorable little fella who will look fab hanging off your keys. Plus, with 111’s crochet bauble gift, you’ll be feeling like the crochet queen. P.S. If… Continue reading

Felt fox DIY

Felt fox diy instructions

This sweet stitchable is the cutest project to cosy up with as the nights get cooler. Designed by Jenny Blair, this felt fox comes with a spectacular autumnal cape and is ready to roam the woodland collecting acorns and pine cones.  Once you’ve finished making your felt fox pal read our interview with Jenny here and share your… Continue reading

DIY Halloween banner

Halloween Hobbycraft garland

Find everything you need at Hobbycraft Shop in-store or online now at hobbycraft.co.uk Your half-term doesn’t have to be a horror – Hobbycraft has got plenty in-store to keep the kids entertained! If your kids love getting stuck in with some monster makes, or just like a bit of messy play, you’ll be glad of… Continue reading