Free sewing patterns: How to make a fabric tea cosy*

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Brighten up your kitchen with Ali Burdon’s easy-sew geometric tea cosy. Embroider 80s-inspired shapes onto your fabric then follow our free sewing pattern below to make a classic fabric tea cosy. There’s something so comforting about brewing a pot of tea and cracking open a packet of biscuits, especially if said treats are displayed on… Continue reading

Speedy beanie knitting pattern

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Beginning to whittle down that handmade pressie list? Elen Angharad’s speedy beanie is here to help.

Mollie Makes meets Mandy O’Sullivan

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Crochet lover and crafty guesthouse owner Mandy O’Sullivan reveals how creating a crafty hashtag brought her online community together…

8 Christmas advent calendars*

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Feast your eyes on the eight Christmas advent calendars gathered from makers and sellers in the UK. From balloons to pass the parcel-inspired advents, take your pick of these creative ways to count down to Christmas…

Celebrate Love to Write Day*

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We’re celebrating Love to Write day with two makers whose creative journeys begin with the written word. Meet Poppy’s Memory Box and Walks in Beauty Paperie…

Mollie Makes meets Clover Robin

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Clover Robin on how her travels inspire her collage designs and why she has more adhesives than you can shake a stick at…

Mollie Makes issue 73 templates

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Click to download the full-sized templates for the fabric baby toys, felt animals Christmas decorations, polar bear pal and dressing gown sewing pattern here: Mollie Makes issue 73 templates.

Mollie Makes 73

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Free wooden Christmas cracker template, plus a stack of printed cards, confetti and twine, inside every copy of Mollie Makes 73 – out today! Also in this issue: knit a pair of cosy socks, sew a luxe velvet party clutch, crochet and stitch Christmas tree decorations and find a heap of gift wrap ideas. Lots more besides,… Continue reading

Mollie Makes meets Rosa Pietsch

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Rosa Pietsch on what inspires her bold and bright laser cut statement jewellery and why she turned her hobby into her business…

Swap your craft stash with creative pals

We’ve been hoarding a whole lot of crafty things since we began our creative journey. Sound familiar? Take part in the #MollieStashSwap