NEW Simply Christmas, out now!


On sale now, Simply Christmas is a brand new magazine packed with festive ideas and features. From recipes to craft projects, days out to decorating advice, it’s the complete package for a stylish, fuss-free Christmas.

Stitch it Forward on Yarn Day


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

5 creative & practical steps to start or grow your handmade business


Have you been dreaming about turning your hobby into a business for ages? Done lots of talking and all the research, but scared to take that first step? Patricia van den Akker, Director of The Design Trust, the online business school for designers & makers has put these 5 practical, strategic and creative goal-setting tips together for your… Continue reading

Mollie Makes issue 72 templates


Click to download the full-sized templates for the puppet theatre, puppet theatre dolls, metallic candleholder, tea cosy, Christmas stocking and embroidered jumper here: Mollie Makes issue 72 templates.

Mollie Makes meets Flora Waycott

Illustrator Flora Waycott

Illustrator Flora Waycott on how her designs are inspired by nature, her travels and her home.

Christmas Stocking Appeal


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

Luxe metallic cake decorating


Golds, sequins and sparkles, treat your bakes to a decadent makeover…

Mollie Makes meets Geo Fleur

Sophie Lee Geo Fleur

Geo-fleur’s Sophie Lee on how crowdfunding helped grow her botanical business and why cacti are cool.

October mobile wallpapers & desktop background


Update your laptop, desktop and mobile with a set of illustrated wallpapers by Victoria Johnson

Crafts Day at the Museum of London


Head to the Museum of London on Saturday 1st October for a day of craft and creativity. Sign up to hands-on workshops to make an origami lampshade, concrete jewellery or English paper piecing makes. It’s a great opportunity to try a new craft, plus you’ll have an amazing finished make to take home with you. Sessions cost £36 each,… Continue reading