How to make a fabric heart brooch

Tutorial Tuesday is here again, and this week we’re bringing you a DIY fabric scrap brooch. It’s so perfect for prettying up a spring t-shirt with a pop of colour. Join Ali Burdon from Very Berry Handmade as she shows us how to make this easy fabric heart brooch.

Mollie Makes issue 14 templates

Your project templates for Mollie Makes issue 14 are ready to download

How to make crochet flower coasters

We suspect you’re going to like these crochet flower coasters. Actually, scratch that, we know you’re going to go wild for these… Today’s Tutorial Tuesday is a special treat, because it’s spring and because we are in love with Yvonne Eijkenduijn’s style… Yvonne is joining us from Yvestown Blog to show us how to crochet these beautiful coasters…

Moodboard Monday: Beautiful buttons

It’s Moodboard Monday, and we are all about the best of buttons today. We know how much you love them too. You can’t have missed our button mannequins the other week, and now, just to keep you topped up and buttoned up, we’ve found the cutest button inspiration in pastel colours…

Thrifty Thursday: Best vintage trunk ideas

Now that the car boot sale is well and truly open for business, we’re hoping to pick up a vintage trunk or two. Vintage luggage has got such charm. As long as it’s in passable condition you can leave it unadorned and proud of its battered edges. Or, if your trunk is way past help you can reinvent it, cover it or transform it. Here are some of our favourite ideas…

Needle felt tutorial: How to make cherries

It’s Tutorial Tuesday! Have you tried felting yet? Maybe you’ve seen our how to felt guide in issue 13 of Mollie Makes to make the felted doglets? If you’re new to felting and you’d like to practise before launching into Gretel Parker’s adorable felted dogs, this guide to making felt cherries by Katherine Jalaty of Making Chicken Salad is the perfect beginner’s felting project…

Sewing pattern: How to make fabric doorstops

It’s spring and it’s time to prop open the doors and let in the sunshine and the fresh air. The prettiest way to do this is with homemade fabric doorstops in your favourite fabrics… We’ve invited Natalie Santini of Hungry Hippie to guest blog for us today and show us how to make one…

Mollie Makes issue 13

This month’s Mollie Makes really is ‘tres chien’. Our cover pooches are needlefelted doglets you’re going to love. Designed by Gretel Parker, they’re just adorable… There’s so much inspiration tucked away among our pages. You can settle down for a good read as we we meet up with CraftOManiac Jennie Larsen and take tea and a chat with Lotta Anderson from Lotta Jansdotter in her amazing studio. And we look through the keyhole of Pilgrim Lee’s beautiful home – it’s a temple to vintage textiles. If you’re looking for makes, we have 6 great projects for spring.

How to make an appliqué tea towel

Who knew a tea towel could make a girl so happy? Turn a plain tea towel into a treat for the eyes with a few simple stitches and some pretty remnants with this easy DIY project by Michael Ann of Michael Ann Made. Read on to find out how…

Easter Monday mini-makes

If you’re at a loose end today and you want to work off some of those scoffed Easter egg calories, roll up your sleeves and get your craft on. We discovered two sweet as chocolate ideas over the weekend, an Easter chick garland and bunny lid storage jars…