How to get the vintage look (part 6): Weddings


Want a wedding that’s a bit different to all the others? A vintage-themed wedding, from DIY-ing the bunting to going full Fifties, is the best way to do just that. Put your own stamp on your Big Day with these pretty vintage ideas… 1. Pom-tastic Whether your wedding’s indoors or outdoors, some upcycled furniture like… Continue reading

12 Christmas markets and craft fairs 2015

Christmas Markets UK 2015

Find quirky Christmas gifts for him, her and the kids at craft markets and fairs around the UK. We’ve found 12 Christmas markets and craft events where you can stock up on craft supplies for Christmas crafting; join creative workshops to learn new craft skills; and shop handmade, supporting designer-makers in the UK and abroad…. Continue reading

How to get the vintage look (part 5): Indoor garden

How to get the vintage look- Indoor Vintage Garden ideas | Mollie Makes

During grey and bare winter months, it’s more important than ever to get a little plant life inside your pad. And forget the garden centre plastic pots, here are some tempting vintage garden ideas for bringing the green stuff in.

How to get the vintage look (part 4): Affordable décor

Vintage style wall inspiration - Selina Lake - Decor8

Vintage style doesn’t need to be pricey – in fact we’d say it’s meant to be homemade and thrift-store fabulous, with a little ingenuity mixed in too…

Introducing the CRAFTMOBILE

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Keep your eyes peeled for the CRAFTMOBILE: a touring pop-up shop on wheels selling a curated selection of craft and design objects from designer-makers.

23 ways to channel your inner Frida

23 ways to channel your inner Frida | Number 19

Get our top tips for re-creating the style of late Mexican painter and selfie-extraordinaire Frida Kahlo this Halloween. 

How to get the vintage look (part 3): At home

Vintage sewing room | Makers Space by Emily Quinton Photograph © Helen Cathcart

You could interpret ‘vintage look’ in many ways when styling your home, but all that’s really required is a love for all things old which were well-loved. This theme of preloved items full of character runs through the homes featured in Mollie Makes magazine and we can’t wait to show you a handful of them…. Continue reading

A-Z of Crafting 2015: directory of craft shops plus discount codes & patterns

A-Z of Crafting 2015 - craft shop directory discount code and free craft patterns

Get an up-to-date, free online craft shop directory, discount codes for craft supplies, free craft tutorials (one from us too!) and heaps of creative inspiration in the A-Z of Crafting 2015.

How to get the vintage look (part 2): Crochet blanket styling

Styling by Meyer Lavigne crochet blanket sofa

Draped over the back of contemporary sofas or piled high on the reading chair: here’s how to get the vintage look with crochet blankets.

How to get the vintage look (part 1): 10 doily ideas


Get the crème de la crème of vintage décor ideas in our How to get the Vintage Look series starting with doilies. Plus get ideas for how to decorate for the festive season!