Slow crafts to teach you patience

Kat Goldin

When the pace and stresses of life get too much there’s nothing like taking some time out to make to clear your head and refocus your energy. The slow craft movement celebrates projects from sewing to woodwork. Traditional techniques you can get lost in for hours. We’ve rounded up five ‘slow crafts’ that will teach you… Continue reading

5 cocktail and craft combos for the weekend

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Hooray for another sunny start to the weekend – long may it continue! With a summer chockfull of perfect weather (fingers crossed) we’re looking forward to Craft and Cocktail parties enjoying late afternoons of making and mingling in the sunshine. Rose infused cocktail and handmade wallhangings, anyone? What about watermelon mojitos and fruit-shaped cushions? Pick… Continue reading

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… 

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…

Mollie Makes issue 66, out now!

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Make a start on summer craft projects with the new Mollie Makes magazine, out today! Stitch your own customisable dolls, update garden chairs with macramé, bake Liberty print biscuits, form clay planters, whip up Hama beads accessories and hook a simple crochet top. Plenty more where that came from… take a look.

How to make a crochet dreamcatcher

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Crochet doilies and colourful felt feathers make for a vibrant Scandi twist on traditional design. Make your own crochet dreamcatcher in our step-by-step tutorial. Erin Black shows us how…

Crochet For The Colourful Creative: the new e-course from Super+Super

Crochet wall hanging

A brand new creative skills course series from Super+Super for beginners, advanced makers, and the craft curious alike!

Mollie Makes issue 65

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Mollie Makes 65, the one with the easy-sew Spring wreath, comes prettied in blooms and packed with DIY and craft projects to try. What’s more, with this issue you’ll get 3 free gifts! Find 8 pull-out papers by Sophie Gibbons, a pack of ready-cut fabric squares and a book with 5 sewing patterns by The… Continue reading

NEW: Mollie Makes books now in paperback

Mollie Makes How To Crochet and How to Knit books in paperback books

Our best-selling knit and crochet books are now out in paperback! Bring them with you on the move, flick to your desired project and away you go. Nab yourself a copy using our exclusive offer for Mollie readers below…

How to crochet Pick ‘n’ Mix sweets

Crochet sweet pattern | Play food | Free sweets crochet pattern

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