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

Discover fresh talent at New Designers

New-Designers-One-Year-In

Here at Mollie Makes we’re always trying to support emerging illustrators and designers, which is why we’re big fans of New Designers. There’s less than two weeks until they return with a new cohort of 3,000 emerging design talents and we’re very excited. Full of disruptive thinking, ambitious ideas and fresh approaches, New Designers presents the work… Continue reading

Rediscover your passion

Do more of what you love print

We all have creativity within, but what happens if you lose the spark that ignites it? Helen Martin treads new paths to find a solution. Our creativity alone isn’t necessarily a reliable and consistent source of fresh inspiration. In fact, even once bountiful wells can easily run dry. The thrill of picking up an ongoing… Continue reading

Colour crush by Gudrun Sjödén

Gudrun Sjödén new collection

This blog post is sponsored by Gudrun Sjödén. Packed with vibrant colour and exotic prints, the new collection by Gudrun Sjödén is a pure celebration of summer. Just one look at Gudrun Sjödén’s stunning clothing, and it’s clear her travels have greatly influenced her creativity. Everywhere she goes, she collects inspiration and stories, ready to… Continue reading

Crafting for Good

More than just a hobby, crafting is a way to easily use existing skills to empower ourselves and others. Lottie Storey shows us how… Using your power for good Here’s a secret you might not already know: crafters are superheroes. As well as being able to transform our tools of the trade – yarn, paper, fabric… Continue reading

15 living room inspiration ideas

Mollie Makes 61 living room inspo

Over the years we’ve had the privilege of exploring hundreds of designer-makers’ beautiful homes. We’ve seen so many incredible flats, houses, lofts and studios so it’s time we share some with you. If living room decor isn’t enough for you, subscribe to Mollie Makes where we show you full home tours from around the world. Remember… Continue reading

Prepping for Christmas – 6 kids’ Christmas Eve box ideas

Mollie Makes 6 Christmas Eve Boxes

Christmas Eve boxes are one of those things that make Christmas extra special but they can be pricey. We’re all about making Christmas affordable, plus the DIY approach is not only more thoughtful, but can also save you a few pennies. Wrapping an old shoebox in some Christmassy paper (we’ve got a whole bunch in issue… Continue reading

Hashtags for macramé makers

#macrameeveryday by @freebirdfibers

Feature image by @freebirdfibers Macramé is having a craft revival and we want you to get on board. We’ve created a library of macramé knots blog post for you to brush up your skills and uploaded a free macramé heart bunting DIY for you to make! So now you’ve got all the skills and makes,… Continue reading

Handmade unicorn gifts*

Fuel your unicorn obsession and live your best rainbow life with these five magical finds.

Host a summer Crafternoon for Mind*

­­ Ready for a sunny crafternoon? Plan an afternoon of crafting for cause and help raise funds for Mind. Take a look at these three projects you could make when you host a Mind Crafternoon workshop.