5 tips for fostering creativity in children

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Paper cutter and mum of two, Emily Hogarth shares her top five tips for encouraging children’s crafty creativity, plus four inexpensive kids craft ideas to try.

DIY jewellery: Cross stitch wooden pendant

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Show off your stitches with this exclusive wooden pendant or brooch – plus 18 different design ideas!

Win with Cratejoy!*

Win money to kickstart your subscription business with Cratejoy

Monthly subscription boxes are an ever-growing trend, and it’s easy to see why… Launch your subscription box business with Cratejoy and enter for a chance to win $1000

Mollie Makes issue 67, out now!

Mollie Makes issue 67

Hooray for summer and all the imaginative, bright and irresistible craft projects that come with it. This month, break out your brightest yarns and fabrics to add some colour to this issue’s new-season makes. Come and take a look inside… 

Cute biscuit crochet pattern*

Free biscuit crochet pattern

Enjoy a tea and crochet break with Emma Lyons’ yarny treats, in association with Tick Tock Tea

DIY crochet pot pattern, plus a Super+Super discount

How to crochet storage baskets and jar cosies

Amy of Super+Super shares a chunky jar cover crochet pattern, plus a discount code for the new Super+Super crochet e-course

If Mollie Makes did emojis…

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Find yourself searching for a button, bobbin, or yarn emoji? Us too! As makers who share a lot of their handmade creations on social media we think there’s a case for craft-related emojis. Which is why we’ve teamed up with our sister magazines here at Immediate Media to bring you Craftmoji: craft stickers for your… Continue reading

Mollie Makes issue 67 templates

Mollie Makes issue 67

Click to download the full-sized templates for the monster overnight bag, printed hankies and ice cream magnets here: Mollie Makes issue 67 templates.

A crochet collaboration: Yarns From The Plain X Agrarian Artisan Designs

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Yarns From The Plain is returning to fluph, the friendliest yarn shop in Dundee, for a trunk show on Wednesday 25th May, 2 – 8pm. A wide selection of hand-dyed British yarns and fibres will be available, and the event also sees the launch of the much awaited crochet kit collaboration between Yarns From The… Continue reading

26 hashtags to follow if you love to crochet

Hashtags for Crafters: 26 hashtags to follow if you love to crochet

From the humble granny square to kawaii amigurumi, crochet comes in many forms. The best way to find the type that’s right for you, or to connect with likeminded makers, is with these popular hashtags for crafters who crochet. Fire up your imagination and get hooked on these popular hashtags…