Celebrate Love to Write Day*

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We’re celebrating Love to Write day with two makers whose creative journeys begin with the written word. Meet Poppy’s Memory Box and Walks in Beauty Paperie…

Swap your craft stash with creative pals

We’ve been hoarding a whole lot of crafty things since we began our creative journey. Sound familiar? Take part in the #MollieStashSwap

10 non-spooky Halloween crafts

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Fancy celebrating Halloween but not keen on to going to the dark side to do it? Find bright and easy Halloween crafts right here – totally unfrightening and positively spellbinding.

Stitch it Forward on Yarn Day

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The sixth annual I LOVE YARN DAY will take place Saturday, October 15th and to celebrate the yarn industry will come together for another year of “stitching it forward” and spreading the love of yarn world-wide. Fiber fans across the globe are encouraged to share their affection for yarn and stitch it forward by teaching… Continue reading

Christmas Stocking Appeal

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UK Hand Knitting launches Christmas Stocking Appeal for National Knitting Week, 3 – 9 October.

October craft workshops and creative events

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Get a head start on this year’s festive season with our pick of October craft workshops in the UK. Make your own glass beads, stitch a contemporary embroidered artwork, learn to block print fabric or attend The Knitting & Stitching Show – a Mollie favourite! Running a workshop of your own? Tell us more at molliemakes[at]immediate.co.uk

New fabrics from Lewis & Irene*

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Lewis & Irene announce their new A/W fabric collection featuring enchanted forests, constellations and a walk in the glen – stuff of dreams!

Announcing the winner of the Cratejoy competition*

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Meet the winner of our Cratejoy competition, Jess Payne of Geeky Stitching Company

The New Creative Spaces

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We take a look at the best new places to learn, grow, make friends, drink good coffee and eat cake – and do some crafting, of course.

5 things you’ll need to throw a 90s do

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Encountering forgotten fashion friends on the high street at the moment? Yes, 80s babies, there goes the braided plastic choker, your band t-shirt, glitter hair and baggy trousers. *Waves hello.* All that’s missing are butterfly hair accessories – them were the days! If like us, you’re not embarrassed to yell, “I had one of those as a… Continue reading