Christmas is over, you’ve eaten all the mince pies but the celebrations aren’t over quite yet. New Year’s Eve is approaching and guess what? Mollie Makes issue 101 is now on sale! Roll in 2019 with your copy of Mollie (and a cheeky subscription so you don’t miss ANY issues this year) and check out all the fabulous projects inside.
We’ve got your whole New Year outfit sorted. There’s macramé clutch bags, there’s statement earrings and there’s even sparkly socks so your outfit can match your dazzling personality. Of course, it wouldn’t be a New Year without some positive vibes and affirmations so issue 101’s gift is an adorable mini banner which has our fave motto embroidered on the front: Crafting is good for the soul (and it really is, check out our blog post to find out why).
There’s also a bookbinding DIY and letter board project for you to store all your wishes (or secrets) in and start 2019 in a burst of fabulousness and glitter. 2019 is all about being extra, didn’t you know?
Projects inside the issue
- Pica Pau’s amigurumi leopard cutie
- Happy Fabric’s statement socks
- Gem Tyler’s macramé clutch bag
- Emma Jewell’s bright letter board
- Benita Nagra’s resin earrings
- Origami mirror from Better Living Through Origami
- Anna Alicia’s waxed canvas backpack
- Rachel Hazell’s watercolour notebooks
- Claudine Powley’s crochet cardigan
- Becca Parker’s arm knit pouffe
- Elli Beaven’s beautiful blanket
- Anna Birtwistle’s fuzzy jumper hack
Your free gift
This month’s free gift is the ideal project to tide you from Christmas blues to New Year party vibes. You can make this mini banner and hang it up in your home or studio as a reminder (or excuse) to craft all day long. We truly believe in the healing power of a good craft project to get stuck into, which is why issue 101 has a free gift for you to make and is packed full of projects for you to get started on.
Meet Sarah Fennell
Every month we introduce you to another creative icon and this month is no different. Meet Sarah Fennell from @freckledfennell who designs textiles and paper goods in a multitude of colourful patterns and shapes. She’s worked with huge brands like John Lewis to deliver us lucky lot gorgeous pieces that set your home apart from the rest.
Pick up a copy of 101 to meet Sarah and learn how to get to the top of the designer world.
Your new wallpaper
And last but no means least, this month’s wallpaper. We had the honour of working with Lucia Wilkinson to bring you 8 pull-out papers and a free wallpaper. Every paper is adorned with a different wintery, Scandi design.
These prints are going to ease the pain of taking down the Christmas decs, giving you some new wall art that makes winter seem a little less chilly. We love seeing how you use our prints every month so tag us in your pictures using #molliemakers. We’ll share all our faves on our stories!
Flick through issue 101