Get Thready for Mind’s Christmas Crafternoon

Mind's Crafternoon

Here at Mollie Makes, mental health is a topic close to our hearts and we believe that crafting can help. In fact, we recently wrote a blog post on it (you can read it here). We’re so pleased that the charity Mind is holding a Crafternoon! What’s Mind’s Crafternoon all about? This Christmas, Mind’s Crafternoon… Continue reading

Issue 98 – Jersey PJs Templates

Phoebe Thorpe's kids pj correction pattern

Issue 98 features this cute PJ set by the amazing Phoebe Thorpe but due to a printing error, there’s a little mistake with the template at the back. The size in the mag is for a tot ages 2-3 years. In our new set of templates below, we’ve included the full, correct pattern for ages: 6-12… Continue reading

Mollie Makes meets Emily Dawe

Emily Dawe picture by Tia Talula

  Stylist, blogger and workshop tutor Emily Dawe on her ultimate multi-hyphen crafting career…

When is craft art?

Niki Pilkington Illustration

Words: Sarah Montrose Feature illustration: Niki Pilkington The craft revolution has come and gone. Being a stitcher, yarnie or paperist is more popular than ever. And what’s more, craft pioneers such as Kaffe Fassett – whose huge tapestries and patchwork wouldn’t be seen out of place hanging alongside a Monet or late Matisse – have forged the… Continue reading

Meet the indie dyers creating their own yarns and fabrics

Devon Sun Yarns Rainbow Skeins

Looking for new hues to your yarn stash? Get on board with the latest DIY (dye it yourself) trend, or check out the amazing ranges created by indie yarn businesses across the UK.

Meet the maker: Christine Leech

Christine Leech Portrait taken by Alice @ the polka dot

Feature image by Alice from @polkadot The Handmade Fair at Hampton Court Gardens this year was one of the biggest yet and we had an absolute blast. We loved meeting you guys, having our very own tent and running the Mollie Makes Mash Ups, as well as discovering loads of new designers, makers and artists. If you… Continue reading

Mollie Makes 98: The new look issue!

Mollie Makes Issue 98 Refresh Cover

Remember we told you something exciting was happening with the mag? Well, issue 98 is arriving and it’s had a bit of a makeover! Back in April we asked you to tell us what you think about Mollie Makes, and what you enjoy reading and making from the mag. We combined your feedback, the best… Continue reading

How to be a Pinterest pro

Megan Auman Pinterest

Become an expert pinner and grow your creative business or side hustle with our top Pinterest tips from the experts…

Why crafting is good for your mental health

Rainbow shared by @yarn_house

Improve your mental wellbeing by picking up your crafting tool of choice and use making as a form of therapy…

Going Global – 6 Moroccan Finds

Ghalia Fabric Sponsored Post

Morocco is a culture rich in food and design (our two favourite things) and its colourful products have become a staple in British décor. If you’re looking for some Moroccan inspiration, here are six beautiful pieces that’ll bring some flair to your home. Tea in Tangier is a website full of travel information and interior inspiration from Northern Morocco…. Continue reading