Crochet pattern: How to make a crochet jar cover

Crochet up a set of new neighbours ready to move into your kitchen, with Anabela Félix’s fun jar covers.

Hot air balloon coasters

Weaving felt hot air balloon coasters

Enjoy a gentle afternoon of weaving felt and hand sewing simple stitches to make Diana Stainton’s hot air balloon coasters

Pom pom apron sewing pattern*

Mollie Makes free apron sewing pattern

Get ready for teatime with this fun apron by The New Craft House, in association with Tick Tock Tea

Library of embroidery stitches

Mollie Makes Library of Embroidery Stitches

Learn 21 embroidery stitches with our handy guide. Bookmark or Pin this page for future reference or you can download and print it here.

DIY jewellery: Scalloped felt necklace

DIY jewellery - felt necklace - circle scalloped necklace

Use the felt from your craft stash or the goodies provided in your free pom pom necklace kit in Mollie Makes 69 (out on Thursday, 21 July) to make this abstract felt scalloped necklace…

Video: 12 days of crochet: Treble 3 together (tr3tog) [Day 12]

Mollie Makes Crochet videos - How to Treble 3 Together - tr3tog

How to crochet video: Treble 3 Together Trble 3 Together Abbreviation: tr3tog Yarn round hook, insert hook into stitch, yarn round hook and draw through stitch. Yarn round hook and draw through 2 loops. Do this a total of three times, leaving you with 4 loops on your hook. Yarn round hook and draw through… Continue reading

Video: 12 days of crochet: Reverse Double Crochet (crab stitch) [Day 11]

Mollie Makes Crochet videos - How to Reverse Double Crochet - crab stitch

How to crochet video: Reverse Double Crochet Reverse Double Crochet Abbreviation: Crab stitch Insert hook into stitch, yarn round hook and draw through stitch. Keep tension firm… Yarn round hook and draw through remaining 2 loops on hook. Repeat this is every stitch to the right. Watch the video to see how it’s done… Join… Continue reading

Video: 12 days of crochet: 2 Treble Cluster (2-tr cluster) [Day 10]

Mollie Makes Crochet videos - How to 2 Treble Cluster - 2-tr cluster

How to crochet video: 2 Treble Cluster 2 Treble Cluster Abbreviation: 2-tr cluster Yarn round hook, insert into stitch, yarn round hook and pull through. Yarn round hook and draw through two loops (2 loops left on hook). Repeat the above again putting the hook in the same stitch indicated (3 loops left on hook). Yarn round… Continue reading

Video: 12 days of crochet: Half Treble (htr) [Day 9]

Mollie Makes Crochet videos - How to Half Treble - htr copy

How to crochet video: Half Treble Half Treble Abbreviation: htr First wrap yarn round hook, then push the hook into the stitch… Yarn round hook and pull through stitch, you’ll have 3 loops on your crochet hook. Lastly wrap yarn round hook once more and pull through all 3 loops on hook to finish the… Continue reading

Video: 12 days of crochet: Double crochet 2 together (dc2tog) [Day 8]

How to crochet - Double Crochet 2 Together - Mollie Makes Crochet videos

How to crochet video: Double crochet 2 together Double crochet 2 together Abbreviation: dc2tog This technique is a neat little way to decrease and shape your crochet. Push hook into stitch, yarn round hook and pull through stitch, you’ll have 2 loops on hook. Push hook into next stitch, yarn round hook and pull through… Continue reading