33 five minute crafts

Make your own watercolour clock

If you need a little bit of craft in your life then you need our selection of five minute makes. These quick projects are ideal for you to take on your commute, your holidays or just make one evening when you want to relax. We’ve gathered a whole bunch of different crafts for you to have a go at, everything from knitting to needle felting, crochet to sewing! All you need to do is click on the titles to be taken through to the tutorial and get making.

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  1. DIY rubber stamps 

2. Crochet a pin cushion

(For more complex crochet projects, check out our crochet collection blog post which includes over 40 patterns!)

3. DIY bag

4. Simple felt iPad cover

5. Knitted welly warmers 

How to make welly socks and warmers | Mollie Makes

6. Pocket heat packs 

5 minute craft pocket heat pack

7. Crochet flower coasters

8. Paper pinwheels

9. Fabric pocket DIY

10. Origami heart bookmark

11. Fruity paper pom poms

12. DIY watercolour headscarf

13. Clay doughnut necklace 

14. DIY yarn tassels

15. Sew a fabric wallet

16. Paper flower


17. Gemstone earrings

18. Printed hankies

printed handkerchiefs

19. Pebble magnets

How to make pebble magnets

20. Clay salt spoons

Tutorial for making clay salt spoons

21. Crochet makeup remover pad

22. Macramé plant hanger

23. Tiny pom poms

24. Friendship bracelets


25. Tiny notebooks


Mini notebooks

26. Homemade washi tape

27. Needle felt cherries

28. DIY bow tie

29. Felt flowers

Felt flower by You and Mie

30. Crochet heart granny square

crochet granny square

31.Knitted heart coasters

Free knitting patterns | How to make knitted heart coasters | Mollie Makes

(For more complex knitting projects, check out our knitting collection blog post which includes over 20 patterns!)

32. DIY hair scrunchie

33.Patchwork papercut bookmark

We hope you’ve enjoyed our five minute crafts and have found a new project to start working on! For more quick projects follow us on Pinterest and subscribe to Mollie Makes.