Christmas papercraft ideas

Hey, papercrafters, it’s party season! Here are our favourite Christmas papercraft ideas for what to do with your Mollie Makes papers this issue.

DIY Origami Christmas tree

DIY origami christmas tree

How to make an origami Christmas tree. Even the smallest of dwellings requires a Christmas tree. This one is made from pretty Japanese papers in green, silver and gold and is very straightforward to make based on a simple folded fan shape. You could just as easily make yours from giftwrap, or go for an all… Continue reading

Giant doughnut crochet pattern

Go jumbo with our GIANT doughnut crochet pattern by Paula Risanto. This magnificent ring of two-toned goodness will put your ripple stitch cushions to shame. If you’re au fait with whipping up stacks of granny squares then this big doughnut pattern will be a piece of cake! With only two crochet stitches to master (double crochet and slip stitch),… Continue reading

Embroidery designs: mini Santa hoop art

Find the free embroidery designs for these friendly-faced Santas below. Stitch a few onto cotton then transform them into mini hoop necklaces, brooches or tree ornaments. Here’s how…

NEW Mollie Makes Christmas 3

Introducing the new Mollie Makes Christmas with over 110 festive projects and ideas that’ll inspire you to gift and style the season the handmade way.

Top designer prints to pep up your walls

A bit like wardrobes, we love to treat interiors to a seasonal makeover. Whether we’re crafting them ourselves or supporting our favourite designer-makers, upgrading those eye-catchers in each space really makes us fall in love with our home all over again. We’re not talking anything major: just a chunky throw here, a smelly candle there and a couple of designer… Continue reading

How to make crochet baby booties

Treat tiny feet to Laura Eccleston’s suitably cute teddy bear crochet baby booties

How to make a felt unicorn plushie

Channel your inner 80s kid with this retro-inspired unicorn plushie by Kirsty Anderson of A Wooden Tree

Mollie Makes issue 61

“Happy new year Mollie Makers! We’ve packed this issue with a couple of last-minute festive makes and lots of party projects and winter warmers. We also wanted to inspire you to get things in order for the new year – try our desk tidy projects on pages 55, 89 and 63. There’s a theme emerging… Continue reading

12 craft kits they’ll actually want for Christmas

12 sewing, knitting, crochet and stitching craft kits to buy for the modern crafter in your life