The sustainability series: 7 eco crafts for kids

kids in forest

We all know that looking after our planet and living a more sustainable lifestyle is a top priority, but how do we get the younger generation involved? Well, we’re big believers in play, and of course craft, so why not teach kids about the planet by crafting with natural and recycled materials? Here are 7 eco crafts for… Continue reading

The #molliestashchallenge : Crochet makeup remover pad tutorial

It’s here! The first pattern for the #molliestashchallenge. Alongside our sustainable issue, we’re running an Instagram hashtag challenge over the next two weeks, encouraging you to use up your stash and make new from old! Plus, we’ve got loads of eco-content up on the blog like our interview with Folkestone Harbour Yarn and our charity pick of… Continue reading

When is craft art?

Niki Pilkington Illustration

Words: Sarah Montrose Feature illustration: Niki Pilkington The craft revolution has come and gone. Being a stitcher, yarnie or paperist is more popular than ever. And what’s more, craft pioneers such as Kaffe Fassett – whose huge tapestries and patchwork wouldn’t be seen out of place hanging alongside a Monet or late Matisse – have forged the… Continue reading

On sale now – issue 96 of Mollie Makes!

If you only buy one thing this week, it’s gotta be Mollie Makes 96.

Mollie Makes Takeover Guest: Tatty Devine

Mollie Makes Tatty Devine Takeover

We’re crazy excited to reveal our latest Takeover guests… Tatty Devine! They’ll be taking over our Instagram and Pinterest accounts from Friday 26 until Sunday 28 July.

Hashtags for nature-inspired crafting

#leaf_ladies by @secretsofgreen

Embrace nature and mindfulness with these nature-themed hashtags that’ll inject some greenery into your life and crafts.

Meet the Mollie Makes Handmade Award 2017 winners

Mollie Makes Awards 2017 winners with Cath Dean

We reveal the talented creatives who picked up an award this year.

11 things makers credit their success to

Discover 11 secrets of creative success from these designer-makers.

Making good: Five ways to be a Craftivist

Sarah Corbett - Craftivist Collective

Sarah Corbett explains how you can use craft to make a big difference…

Mollie Makes meets Christine Leech

Sewyeah!'s Christine Leech

Christine Leech reveals why pom poms aren’t just for bobble hats and her tips to host the perfect crafternoon…