5 tips for fostering creativity in children


Paper cutter and mum of two, Emily Hogarth shares her top five tips for encouraging children’s crafty creativity, plus four inexpensive kids craft ideas to try.

Project Calm: a mindful magazine for creative types


A brand new magazine bringing mindfulness into the craft room…

FREE colouring sheets from Mollie Makes Colouring Vol 2

Mollie Makes Colouring | Free colouring sheets

Download and print a selection of Mollie Makes Colouring sheets, FREE!

Top tip for collecting vintage: Liberty Fabric


Alice Garrett has turned her love of the classic prints into a full-time crafty business

Sketch Doodle Draw LIVE!

Sketch Doodle Draw Live!

Join Rachael Taylor and the Make it in Design team for live drawing events in the UK, Europe & the USA in 2016! Make it in Design and illustrator Rachel Taylor will be visiting major cities in the UK, USA and Europe this year to deliver Sketch Doodle Draw LIVE! These FREE, informal, meet, greet… Continue reading

The Handmade Fair 2016 ticket offer!


We’re looking forward to a crafty extravaganza this September – a weekend of making, shopping and learning, all in one gorgeous setting

Crochet For The Colourful Creative: the new e-course from Super+Super

Crochet wall hanging

A brand new creative skills course series from Super+Super for beginners, advanced makers, and the craft curious alike!

Top tip for collecting vintage: Maps


Annah Legg of Girl and Bird loves the romance of vintage maps

April craft workshops and creative events

vest pants sewing workshop

Hey, it’s spring. It’s all about renewal and newness and rebirth and that. Shake off those winter cobwebs and clear out your craft cupboards – it’s time to learn a new craft. Or just refresh the skills you already have. And hey, April is famously a showery month, right? What better excuse for a craft… Continue reading

Top tip for collecting vintage: Pottery

German pottery collection 6 | Kit and Nancy for Mollie Makes

Learn this month’s vintage collector’s top tip for gathering vintage pottery