We’re back after a lovely Christmas break to banish your Christmas blues and get you ready to craft! Issue 114 is now on sale and is brimming with New Year inspiration, projects and reads to get you excited for 2020. Grab a copy from your local supermarket, Hobbycraft or WHSmith (or pick up a copy online here) and have a fabulous New Year’s Eve.
Keep scrolling to discover all of 114’s beauty and subscribe to Mollie to join the gang.
Issue 114’s projects
- Melissa Tremblay’s heirloom doll
- Sadie Hawker’s beaded purse
- Silvina De Vita’s collage print
- Carmen Jorissen’s mohair scarf
- Xanthe Grundy’s patchwork quilt
- Rachel Denbow’s wall hanging
- Lucy McGrath’s marble side table
- Marisa Tait’s trio of eco essentials
- Jevgenija Medvedeva’s baby bonnet
- Debrosse’s crochet wall hanging
- Emilie Woodger-Smith’s natural body scrub and lip balm
Your free gift
Issue 114’s gift is a nod to winter and was designed by Hattie Risdale of @petalshed. Her snowflake mandala crochet hoop will keep all your dreams sweet, capturing any bad ones in its web of colours. Blue, pink and sparkly, it’s the ideal project to kick off your crafting year.
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Meet Francesca Kletz and Louise Lockhart
There’s a bunch of talented designer-makers in issue 114, one of which is Mollie award winner Francesca. She won Best Workshop Award at the 2019 Mollie Makes Handmade Awards with her business The London Loom. Francesca teaches freestyle weaving in all different technique levels so whether you’re a beginner or expert, her workshops are for you. Learn more about her business in issue 114 – maybe it’ll inspire you to enter the 2020 Awards!
We also met Louise from The Printed Peanut to talk about her style, dreams and having your illustrations sold worldwide. Pick up a copy of 114 to read both interviews.
For 2020 we got the lovely Liz Harry to design eight motivational prints just for you. After reading her quotes in her colourful unique style we were filled with positivity for the year ahead! We decided to give you one for free on our blog so that you can feel just as inspired. Download your free phone, tablet and desktop wallpaper here.