Find your freedom on Instagram with #freeupmyinsta

Have you noticed your Insta feed’s been full of lots of lovely #freeupmyinsta posts lately? With over 6,500 posts (and counting!) the hashtag is really capturing grammers’ imaginations. But what’s it all about?

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2017 – Submissions open!

We’re looking for the creative stars of 2017 – submit your Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2017 entry via Pinterest! Read on for more info on this year’s categories, how to enter and prizes.

NEW Mollie Makes Big Comic Relief Crafternoon 2

Secret’s out! We’re working on the brand new edition of The Big Comic Relief Crafternoon – a magazine to help raise funds for Red Nose Day. Want to use your craft skills for a good cause? Plan a crafternoon, buy the magazine for patterns and inspiration and make your stitches matter! 

NEW Project Calm 2

Project Calm is a brand new magazine filled with good reads, beautiful photography and new ideas to try, all with the aim of helping you achieve mindfulness through making.

Swap your craft stash with creative pals

We’ve been hoarding a whole lot of crafty things since we began our creative journey. Sound familiar? Take part in the #MollieStashSwap

10 non-spooky Halloween crafts

Fancy celebrating Halloween but not keen on to going to the dark side to do it? Find bright and easy Halloween crafts right here – totally unfrightening and positively spellbinding.

Christmas Stocking Appeal

UK Hand Knitting launches Christmas Stocking Appeal for National Knitting Week, 3 – 9 October.

New fabrics from Lewis & Irene*

Lewis & Irene announce their new A/W fabric collection featuring enchanted forests, constellations and a walk in the glen – stuff of dreams!

Announcing the winner of the Cratejoy competition*

Meet the winner of our Cratejoy competition, Jess Payne of Geeky Stitching Company

Show us your hoop guts!

We’re calling for #hoopguts submissions on social media. Send in pictures of the back of your embroidery work and get it featured on the Mollie Makes blog. Find out more about the hashtag and how to submit your pictures…