Matching knitwear for the whole family

Crochet shorts for friends | Mollie Makes

There’s something both bizarro and head-tiltingly sweet about the world of matching family outfits. While we’re not keen on co-ordinating with our partners (a tie to match the dress is about as far as we’ll go) the thought of parading around in matching knits tickles us. Imagine the whole family rigged out in these bobble hats or a… Continue reading

Knitting pattern: How to make a bobble hat

Knitting pattern | How to make a bobble hat | Mollie Makes

Free knitted bobble hat pattern for #woolweek

Campaign for Wool 2014 | UK Wool Week

Interiors Collection | Wool Week

Happy Wool Week, makers. Let’s support The Campaign for Wool by giving all that’s yarny the spotlight. Join us for a week of knits you can wear, decorate with and make from 6-12 October

Win a stationery bundle from Rosehip

Rosehip Mollie Makes competition #molliemakers

Share your creative paper makes using your free pull-out patterned papers in Mollie Makes 45 and win a stationery bundle from Rosehip

One Sheepish Girl’s Mollie Takeover roundup

One Sheepish Girl Mollie Takeover | Meredith Crawford

Meredith Crawford of One Sheepish Girl tells us all about her trip to the UK sharing her favourite crafty spots in Bath and what it’s like hosting a #mollietakeover

DIY necklace: How to make a necklace with embroidery threads

DIY necklace | How to make a nylon thread necklace. | Mollie Makes

Get ready to never look at embroidery threads in the same way again. Follow our step-by-step tutorial to make a statement DIY necklace

NEW 101 Quick and Easy Crochet Makes

101 Quick and Easy Crochet Makes magazine cover

A bumper collection of crochet patterns for all the family, including fashion, toys and homewares in 101 Quick & Easy Crochet Makes. Fab for on-the-go crocheting and last-minute handmade gifts!

Free desktop wallpaper: October calendar

Free iPad wallpaper October calendar | Mollie Makes

Download our free gadget wallpaper and desktop calendar designed by Veronica Dearly of Terrific Humans. Also available for mobiles and tablets!

Cross stitch pattern and granny square diagram for Handmade Fair VIPs

Free cross stitch pattern |

Handmade Fair VIPs and Mollie Makes Café visitors, get your free rose cross stitch pattern and granny square diagram here…

Your month in pictures, September 2014

Selection of reader craft images from Instagram and Twitter

A gathering of your handmade projects and WIPs from the #molliemakes and #molliemakers hashtag on Instagram and Twitter Can you believe it’s the end of September already? Summer is drawing to a close which means we’re getting ready to make mittens. You can find the free mittens and gloves pattern booklet in every copy of Mollie… Continue reading