Inspirational embroidered photographs and basic stitch techniques

Embroidered Photography by Mana Morimoto

We love a good mash up of arts and crafts! So we’re taking a closer look at the movers and shakers of embroidered photography, plus we share asuper-useful embroidery stitches guide to get you started

Video: 5 embroidery stitches in one video

Basic embroidery stitches tutorial

Got 5 minutes? Grab your needle, floss and hoopla ready – today we’re learning basic embroidery stitches with Jenny Hart of Sublime Stitching

Blogging tips: Blog what you love

Meredith Crawford

For new bloggers, the online world can appear stressful and intimidating, but when you blog about your passions you will be amazed by what can happen! Read on to find out how Meredith Crawford of One Sheepish Girl beat the ‘blogging fear’

How to make watercolour lace statement necklaces

Mollie Makes 36 | Free DIY watercolour lace statement necklace tutorial

Get revamped Victoriana style with one of Jeska Hearne’s antique lace statement necklaces, updated with splashes of aqua and jewels aplenty

18 mouth-watering biscuit accessories, homewares and DIYs

Allarts Kitchen | Large Cocktail Ring- Milk and Cherry Jam Mini Cookies

Inspired by the knitted tea cosy pattern (Mollie Makes 42 cover star) we’ve put together a list of biscuity bites that’ll sweeten your crafternoon tea. No matter how tempted we are, we must remind ourselves that although delectable, these goodies are not edible. We’ve found everything from biscuit cushions, wrapping paper, jewellery and a Jammie… Continue reading

Cricut poster and banner tutorial

Mollie Makes Cricut project tutorial

Cutting shapes, letters and templates for your craft projects is now easier than ever. Blogger (and one half of Blogtacular) Kat Molesworth used the new Cricut Explore to create this poster and banner – the machine cuts, scores and writes on a variety of materials, from paper and fabric to even thin veneer wood. Choose from its… Continue reading

DIY denim patchwork quilt

Denim-patchwork-quilt-tutorial

Hand-quilter Maura Grace Ambrose of Folk Fibers designs us a denim patchwork quilt so we never have to say goodbye to our fave jeans

Free pom pom maker for Mollie Makes readers

Mollie Makes 42 pom pom

Claim your free pom pom maker at Hobbycraft with every issue of Mollie Makes 42 until 31 July 2014

How to make fruity paper pom poms

How to make a paper pom pom pineapple

Make fruit-shaped paper pom poms with Karen Hsu of Pom Pom Factory. Find the strawberry tutorial in our World Pomination mini booklet in Mollie Makes 42, plus 7 more fashion and home DIYs

Win a Boomf box printed with your Instagram pictures

Boomf box competition

Get your pictures printed on tasty treats with Boomf. For a chance to win a box of IG-printed marshmallows, enter our competition today