Knitted glass sculptures by Caroline Milne

Caroline Milne knitting glass sculpture 3 | Mollie Makes

These knitted glass sculptures by Caroline Milne have us spellbound. We love the way she’s designed a craft mashup fusing together the soft, hard-wearing nature of knits and glossy, breakable make-up of glass – it’s handmade sorcery of the grandest kind! Caroline invented knitted glass a while back and if you’re a glass maker, or… Continue reading

Knit one, Purr one: Battersea Knitting Kittens Club

Knitting Kittens Club

Meet crafty cats for a monthly Battersea knitalong in the company of adorable kittens

Announcing the winners of the Brother sewing machine

Brother NV20LE sewing machine

The winner of the new computerised sewing machine by Brother has been chosen randomly – is it you? Congratulations to Mrs Barbara Shaw – you’ve won! You should receive an email from the team, please get in touch! Don’t forget to check your spam folder just in case our email is hiding there xx Happy making! Mollie Makes xx

Sewing pattern: DIY beauty bag tutorial

DIY beauty washbag sewing pattern | Mollie Makes

Make a diy beauty zipped washbag for the girls, thanks to our exclusive design from Kate Smith of The Makery Scrubbing up has never looked so pretty! Whip up this peachy washbag kit by Kate Smith as a sweet Crimbo gift and watch your pal immediately transfer all contents from their old toiletry bag. Pick… Continue reading

Mollie Makes issue 46 templates

Mollie Makes issue 46 cover

Your project templates for Mollie Makes issue 46 are ready to download.

Crochet pattern: Gruesome crochet brain brooch

Halloween crafts | Gruesome crochet brain brooch | Mollie Makes

Construct your very own grey matter this Halloween with Cara Medus‘s wickedly gruesome brain brooch, complete with vein detail. Once you’ve made it you can officially call yourself a brain surgeon! You will need: • 1 ball of DK yarn in light grey • A 3mm (UK 11) crochet hook • Small amount of soft… Continue reading

Mollie Makes takeover guest: Messyla

#mollietakeover Crochet flowers by Messyla | Mollie Makes

Messyla joins Mollie Makes for an Instagram and Pinterest takeover on 18 – 21 October The best way to get to know the makers we love is to see the world through their creative eyes – and what better way to do that than to host a #mollietakeover? What’s a #mollietakover? The third weekend of every… Continue reading

Free Wool Week wallpaper for your gadgets

Free iPad wallpaper Wool Week | Mollie Makes

Meet Purl, a knitting superhero designed by Irena Sophia. Download our free wallpaper inspired by Wool Week for your mobiles and tablets

Ripple crochet pattern: How to crochet chevron cushions

Chevron crochet cushion patterns | Mollie Makes

Bring the look of your favourite interiors shop into your living room. Hook up Kath Webber’s exclusive chevron pillows with this ripple crochet pattern. What’s better than your standard everyday chevron print? One that’s stitched by you in pastel and monochrome yarns, and backed with vintage fabric that’s comfy to sit on – that’s what…. Continue reading

Knits for kids: gift ideas for tiny tots

Free knitting patterns for babies | Mollie Makes

Not only are our personal project lists growing, the family’s expanding too! And there’s more good news: teeny tiny jumpers and hats are way quicker to make than adult knits! Knitting garments can be a mammoth undertaking, yet the satisfaction of completing something you started months ago is so rewarding we continue to add gigantor projects… Continue reading