Event: The Handmade Fair 2015

Handmade Fair 2014 1163

Get discounted tickets to The Handmade Fair at Hampton Court Palace in September until 30 June

Steal a moment

Pineapple socks

It’s the weekend, makers! Two days which are decidedly more fetching than the five before them. When breakfast in bed and sociable crafting is on the forefront of our minds. So, go on, steal a moment this weekend to do exactly what you want. Whether it’s baking, dipping into the latest craft book or planning your next adventure,… Continue reading

40 crochet flowers and what to do with them

40 crochet flowers patterns and what to do with them - molliemakes.com

Crochet flowers need not explain themselves. We know they’re beautiful, versatile and look pretty darn glam as wedding bouquets. So the next time someone asks you why you’d want to make crochet flowers, send them a link to this here post – our bloomin’ list is all the justification you’ll need. Not only have we found… Continue reading

Event: London Craft Week

Emma Yeo Photo © Dovecot Studios

May is set to be an exciting month for makers as London Craft Week debuts its eagerly-awaited programme of events

Mollie Makes issue 53

Mollie Makes 53 with free constellation hoop art kit and summer fruits papers

Make 24 projects like the crochet summer blanket, woven wall rug and tassel festival bag in Mollie Makes 53, out on 1 May. What’s more, this issue includes two free gifts! Find out what they are…

Win a year’s supply of Dragonfly Tea!

Win a year's supply of Dragonfly Tea!

We have teamed up with the Dragonfly Tea to offer you and your bestie the chance to win 300 cups of organic speciality teas (15 flavours in total), a glass infuser mug and a glass teapot worth £50, for each of you! That’s a cup of tea every working day for a year, plus most… Continue reading

Free desktop wallpaper: May calendar

Free iPad wallpaper | Watermelon print by Jen Gardner

Download the desktop calendar by designer Jen Gardner to match your 8 exclusive-to-us pull-out papers in Mollie Makes 53, out today!

Spring flower ideas: May Day posies

May Day Posies - Spring Flower ideas _ molliemakes.com

Friday is May Day, which was once a grand party, but isn’t really observed these days. However, it’s such a lovely excuse to celebrate local flowers and the onset of summer that we’re all up for reviving it. The girls from Seeds and Stitches have a lovely DIY about how (and why!) you should make May… Continue reading

Your month in pictures: April

Mollie Makes magazine reader comments and photographs

A gathering of pictures shot by you! Handmade projects and WIPs from Mollie Makes magazine and beyond from the #molliemakes and #molliemakers Instagram and Twitter feed.

Event: Blogtacular 2015

Blogtacular 2015

Keep 13 June free  − Blogtacular is back! Taking centre stage at The Royal Institution of Great Britain, London, this year’s schedule of live workshops and inspiring talks, organised by duo Kat Molesworth (left) and Kat Goldin (right) includes keynote speaker Grace Bonney of Design*Sponge.