10 practical ways to use t-shirt yarn

10 t-shirt yarn projects | Mollie Makes

Ten t-shirt yarn projects you will want to make right away. Includes DIY crochet hexagon rugs, a clutch purse with fringing (love!) and two crochet storage tubs. Make your own t-shirt yarn to start on these projects now! Here’s how.

8 superfoods that will whet your crafty appetite

Walnut knit pincushion

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!

Mollie Makes issue 56

Mollie Makes issue 56 free craft kits

Cute critters alert! Pick up a copy of Mollie Makes 56 and stitch and appliqué a folk art-inspired woodland fawn in a hoop frame and 17 more craft projects inside. What’s more, you get 2 free gifts! Make fruit brooches with your metallic and neon faux leather craft kit, plus get 8 free papers by Lisa Levis for scrapbooking,… Continue reading

The Crush Catalogue: Summer BBQ

Crush Catalogue Summer Barbecue ideas

Round up the gang this summer for a colourful evening barbecue. Browse our crush catalogue for barbecue decorations (DIYs and buys) from around the web…

Crochet pattern: Sunglasses case

Crochet pattern - DIY sunglasses case | Mollie Makes | step 7

Crochet new digs for your spectacles or sunglasses with our easy-peasy crochet pattern. This no-nonsense case only uses basic crochet stitches so it’s a quick, practical make that’s great for beginners and the perfect gift for him and her, too. Here’s how to make one… You will need: • Worsted weight yarn in two colours •… Continue reading

NEW Mollie Makes Crochet

Mollie Makes Crochet

Find crochet patterns for your home and wardrobe as well as sweet amigurumi patterns and gift ideas in our brand new special edition magazine, Mollie Makes Crochet

Mollie Makes issue 55

Mollie Makes issue 55 with free craft kit by Alsion Sadler of #makeitsewcial.

On the making menu this month: a simple and scrummy crochet amigurumi burger, knitted flag bunting, embroidered pineapple hoop art, mini festival backpack, vintage men’s tie and three ways with chalk effects. Plus, get a Good Day banner DIY kit by #makeitsewcial host, Allison Sadler and 8 pull-out papers designed by Mollie Makes Handmade Award… Continue reading

Mollie Makes meets The Yarn Kitchen

Crochet felted wool planters by The Yarn Kitchen for Mollie Makes 54

Stella Melgrati doesn’t know everything about promoting her Etsy shop, but she does know her customers and lets enthusiasm and love for handmade speak for itself. Find out how, even without marketing know-how, The Yarn Kitchen brought Stella a taste of popularity…

Mollie Makes meets cafenoHut

Etsy seller crochet products by cafenoHut of deconoHut 3

After 20 years working intensely as an environmental engineer, Etsy seller Ayda of deconoHut has slowed down to indulge in her passion for sewing and crochet. Find out how Ayda runs her business and why she says ‘Etsy is not magic!’

Mollie Makes issue 54

Mollie Makes issue 54 includes a free crochet dreamcatcher craft kit and 8 pull-out papers

Mollie Makes issue 54: the Etsy takeover edition! To celebrate the makers’ online marketplace turning ten and its global Craft Party in June we’ve teamed up with them to bring you an issue full of projects from our favourite sellers on the site, as well as tips on marketing your own range of handmade goodies… Continue reading