Prepping for Christmas – Getting the table ready

Becki Clarke's Tablescape from Mollie Makes issue 99

We’re back with another prepping for Christmas blog post and this one’s all about the dinner table. It’s a chance for you to show off your creative skills and impress guests with some Christmas magic. We’ve collected a bunch of tutorials for you to try so you can make this year a truly handmade Christmas. Check… Continue reading

Mollie Makes issue 99 on sale now!

Mollie Makes issue 99 on sale now

Mollie Makes 99 is here. 99. Can you believe it? It feels like only yesterday we were making our first issue and now we’re approaching the mags 100th birthday. How time flies when you’re having fun (and constantly crafting, decorating, making and lifeing). Issue 99 is celebrating all things Christmas, giving you some top makes that… Continue reading

Your month in pictures: October 2018

Mollie Makes Month in Pictures October

Your Mollie Makes October has been a busy old month for us and it looks like it’s been busy for all of you too. Here’s just a few of our fave makes you’ve tagged us in this month – keep using the hashtag #molliemakers and we might share yours next month! Top left: Our lovely… Continue reading

Welcoming autumn with Anna Starmer

Anna Starmer Portrait

Feature image credit by Casey Moore, Anna Starmer author of Love Colour: Choosing Colours to Live With  It’s officially October which means welcoming those rich, warm tones back into your life. Although the picture perfect autumnal Pinterest home looks dreamy (we have a whole Pinterest board dedicated to dream homes), we know that in reality, the… Continue reading

Meet the Maker – Worm London

Meet the Maker Worm London

In issue 98, we had the pleasure of meeting Katie and Terri from Worm London. They let us explore their stunning studio, shared their creative journey, talked about brand aesthetics, business challenges and the world of flowers. Pick up your copy of issue 98 and settle down with a cup of tea to read the full interview… Continue reading

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 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