Event: The Mindful Living Show, 2-3 June 2017

Join The Mindful Living Show, 2-3 June to learn more about the art of mindfulness and the ways in which it can benefit your creative life. 

Cute biscuit crochet pattern*

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

Sketch Doodle Draw LIVE!

Join Rachael Taylor and the Make it in Design team for live drawing events in the UK, Europe & the USA in 2016! Make it in Design and illustrator Rachel Taylor will be visiting major cities in the UK, USA and Europe this year to deliver Sketch Doodle Draw LIVE! These FREE, informal, meet, greet… Continue reading

How to crochet Pick ‘n’ Mix sweets

Hoot up a bag of the sweet stuff with Becky Skuse’s crochet liquorice treats

How to sew a cat tail

Put some real sparkle into playtime by making cute cat costumes for kids. Get the sewing pattern for the tail and download the mask template free!

11 ways to practice creativity in daily life

It’s easier than you think to supercharge your creativity on a daily basis. Adopt a few new habits and start soaking up inspiration from everywhere and get those ideas flowing.

How to make Jammie Dodgers biscuits

Take time out with a cuppa and your felt stash to bake up Jammie Dodgers felt biscuits by Ouissi Gresty.

8 superfoods that will whet your crafty appetite

Nurture your creativity and stay in tip-top shape with superfoods. Inspired by the watermelon and pineapple faux-leather brooches in Mollie Makes issue 56 we bring you eight crafty superfoods full of creative nutrients that will unleash the experimental maker in you. Bon appetite!

Free printables: Playtime Panda mask

This Panda Mask is a quick printable with big impact. With only a couple of folds, and a few tabs to dab with glue (or double-sided tape: Mari’s preferred quick-fix craft adhesive!) you’ll be able to wear this mask in no time. The only decision to make: what kind of elastic, ribbon, string, or fancy… Continue reading

Painting crafts for kids

Kids crafts: Painting crafts for kids

Forget neat and tidy. Don’t colour within the lines. Just put on a pinny, bust out the paints and get messy with these craft ideas for kids