Your new September wallpaper

Meera Lee Patel_calendar design

Hello September! Summer is nearly over which means one thing in the crafting world – PREPARATION. The festive season is around the corner and we’re welcoming autumn in with our special bumper issue, 110. So much so that we had the incredible Meera Lee Patel designing eight gorgeous autumnal prints for issue 110. Meera has designed for… Continue reading

Issue 110’s templates

Issue 110 is on sale and it’s our special bumper issue. Not only will you find the usual 12 inspired projects but there’s also a super cute crackers gift kit designed by the amazing Suzy Ultman, and a bonus mini mag filled with sustainable Christmas makes inside! This month is all about preparing for those colder (and yes, festive!)… Continue reading

Issue 110 out now!

Mollie Makes issue 110

It’s officially September, which means summer’s nearly over and it’s time to start on all those transitional projects that welcome in Autumn. Issue 110 is here to help ease that transition and even start getting you ready for Christmas! There’s all the wintery projects you could ever want so this month’s Mollie motto is ‘prep, make and do’!… Continue reading

NEW Mollie Makes Social Media

mollie makes social media magazine

The team behind Mollie Makes brings you the second version of Mollie Makes social media! 132 pages of advice on how to use social media to grow your small business.

The community issue – collaborating with friends

Jade Fisher illustration crafting collaborations

Words: Olivia Gordon. Illustration: Jade Fisher.  Issue 109 is our community issue and it features loads of designer-maker collaborations that will make your heart burst. Sometimes crafting can be a lonely business but Olivia Gordon has gone on the hunt to find maker dream teams who prove working together is better than working alone. Keep… Continue reading

Top destinations for crafting your way around the world

Knitting in Iceland

We all love a craft workshop, so why not combine your next one with your wanderlust and give your crafty learning an international flavour by submersing yourself on a craft holiday. 

Free crochet pattern: chunky crochet storage tubs

We’ve got a free crochet basket pattern for you so that you can create your very own chunky storage tubs, to tidy up all those loose bits and bobs in your home. Remember, we also have more home decor DIY’s and patterns over on our Ravelry store and in our latest issue of Mollie Makes. And we… Continue reading

Mollie Makes meets The Great British Bake Off’s Kim-Joy

The Great British Bake Off's Kim Joy. Picture courtesy of @kimjoyskitchen

Creative baker Kim-Joy tells us where she gets inspiration for her cakes and why she loves scrapbooking…

12 must-watch craft videos

10 crafty youtube videos

We love a pattern and a magazine (*cough our Mollie Makes cough*) as much as the next person but sometimes we’re after something a little more visual. Cue craft videos! There’s tons of videos and influencers on Youtube all with a passion for crafting. We have a long list of craft Youtubers we watch but we thought we’d… Continue reading

Screen printing at home: DIY screen print cushion tutorial

screen printing DIY

Always fancied yourself as a printmaker? Us too. And now we’ll be shortcutting our way to surface pattern glory, armed with our own simple hoop screen and homemade mesh screen (find the tutorial for both below). Erin Lacy, who was shortlisted for the 2019 Mollie Makes Handmade Awards, has given you this screen printing tutorial so you can test out your skills…. Continue reading