50 crafty things to do before you’re 50

Pattern clash outfits

This month we’re celebrating our 50th magiversary. We all got a bit emotional after watching this video – it’s been quite the journey – seeing all those covers made us realise just how many issues fifty actually looks like. But the journey is far from over, so we asked Jane Toft,  Mollie Makes’ first editor and dear… Continue reading

Video: Mollie Makes magiversary

Mollie Makes issue 50 - #magiversary

Remember your first ever issue of Mollie Makes magazine? We have reached a milestone. It seems like only yesterday we planned to take the crafting world by storm… Then along came Mollie. Launched as a magazine for contemporary crafters, for people who live the creative life, for you. Together with bloggers, designer-makers, our readers and… Continue reading

Craftivists: Why craft can change your life

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Here at Mollie Makes, we’re big believers in the power of craft. We know it’s not twee, fluffy or soft (well, it might be depending on what material you’re using, but that’s something else). It has the power to save lives and change the world. And we’re not the only ones thinking this… Last week,… Continue reading

Christmas gift ideas for crafties

xmas crafters

Ahhh, Christmas. One of the busiest (and best) times of year if you’re a crafter, as it means you have a perfect excuse to rummage through your yarn, dig about in your fabric stash, and sift through your favourite papers you’ve been saving for just this occasion to make the perfect gift for your loved… Continue reading

Your month in pictures: November

november pictures

A gathering of your month in pictures, plus handmade projects and WIPs from #molliemakes magazine

What type of crafter are you?

Crafter poll

Vote in our Facebook Poll to choose your craft personality

Mollie Makes issue 41 out now

Mollie Makes issue 41 out now

Get two free gifts in Mollie Makes 41, hang out with Kirstie Allsopp, crochet a bike guard, stitch letter bunting, make a felt cassette gadget cosy and more

Introducing the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards

We’re launching our first ever awards, to discover, celebrate and showcase the work of some of the best designers in the handmade community. Introducing the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards…

How to protect your camera: Best buys and DIYs

Camera bags

Keep your camera safe from the inevitable April showers with our pick of the best camera case Etsy buys and DIYs. The return of spring means blossom on the trees, sun in the sky… and the occasional sudden downpour, of course. We can’t wait to get outdoors and start photographing some sunny scenes, so we’ve… Continue reading

NEW Mollie Makes Weddings book

Mollie Makes Weddings

Craft your way to a beautiful big day with Mollie Makes Weddings