Laura Mitchell’s Easter bark recipe

Easter Bark recipe

Chocolate Easter eggs are so 2016 – this year, we’re all about the bark. Laura Mitchell, Australian queen of baking, has given you this delicious Easter bark recipe. Colourful, chocolatey and fun, whip up a big batch of this easy-peasy make, then give to friends and family. Check out our other Easter DIYs below: Rhubarb cheesecake recipe  Crochet… Continue reading

Make your own crochet egg cosy today!

DIY crochet egg cosy

Since Easter is approaching, we thought it’s about time we have a go at making a crochet egg cosy! We asked self-taught crochet, fibre, and knit wonder woman Stella Melgrati and she kindly provided us with a tutorial just for you. These egg cosies are the ideal Easter craft to start on this weekend and give as little gifts. Shaped like teeny bobble… Continue reading

Download your new floral wallpaper here

Mollie Makes April wallpaper

Easter might be over but we’re still celebrating the new season with floral wallpaper. Issue 105 is packed full of projects that celebrate spring in all its glory and it announces the 2019 Mollie Makes Handmade Awards – exciting! Our pal Miranda Sofroniou has illustrated eight beautiful prints and patterns for you to pull out, use and display in your home…. Continue reading

DIY tassel earrings

DIY tassel earrings

Tassel earrings are popping up in all the high street shops but instead of buying them why not make your own? Artist Anchalika O’Connell loves to create jewellery inspired by Thai culture and has kindly given us this colourful, DIY tassel earrings project for you to make. They’d make fab little presents for any occasion, so grab your fave threads… Continue reading

Easy mittens knitting pattern

New to knitting? Try our quick and easy mitten knitting pattern for beginners. Brighten up your winter with these cute colour block mittens. Or, if this pattern doesn’t take your fancy, check out our Ravelry store where there’s loads more warm winter patterns for you to make! Personalise your mitts by embroidering winter florals on the cuffs. And if… Continue reading

Free crochet patterns: 16 ways with granny squares

How to use crochet granny squares - crochet granny square pocket from RedAgape

Get inspired for Granny Square Day 2019 with 16 must-hook makes.

Knitting Patterns Collection

Wool Week day one: Knit a Scandi mug cosy

Looking for a new knitting pattern or weekend knitting project? Well look no further, we have the ultimate collection of projects and patterns below. For more knitting projects every month, subscribe to Mollie Makes and then share your makes with us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter! Knit glove patterns Easy mittens knitting pattern Knitted wrist warmers pattern Knit cloud wrist warmers Scarf knitting patterns Chunky cowl knitting… Continue reading

Wool Week day 7: Make a loom and learn to weave

Wool Week day 7: Make a loom and learn to weave

Add a riot of colour and texture to your walls this season with Holly Farrow’s weaving. Plus, make your own loom.

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

Bank Holiday makes: DIY garden projects

106 beanbag project

Bank holidays are for crafting and what better way to use utilise the extra time by sprucing up your outdoor space. We’ve collected nine DIY garden projects for you to make this weekend so you add the handmade touch to every corner of your home. For even more DIY garden projects follow our board on Pinterest and… Continue reading