Celebrating Chinese New Year this weekend? Usher in the year of the goat/sheep with a ginger cake recipe and tiny crochet lantern pattern from Messyla.
It’s Pancake Day, huzzah! We’ll have 1 lemon, 1 maple syrup and 1 topped with crochet raspberries, please. Head to Messyla for this amazing crochet pancake pattern.
A gathering of your month in pictures, plus handmade projects and WIPs from #molliemakes magazine
From hunting lodge to living room, the animal head wall mount is one trend that refuses to die. Here is our pick of the best faux taxidermy decor ideas, cruelty-free of course.
Construct your very own grey matter this Halloween with Cara Medus‘s wickedly gruesome brain brooch, complete with vein detail. Once you’ve made it you can officially call yourself a brain surgeon! You will need: • 1 ball of DK yarn in light grey • A 3mm (UK 11) crochet hook • Small amount of soft… Continue reading
Messyla joins Mollie Makes for an Instagram and Pinterest takeover on 18 – 21 October The best way to get to know the makers we love is to see the world through their creative eyes – and what better way to do that than to host a #mollietakeover? What’s a #mollietakover? The third weekend of every… Continue reading
There’s something both bizarro and head-tiltingly sweet about the world of matching family outfits. While we’re not keen on co-ordinating with our partners (a tie to match the dress is about as far as we’ll go) the thought of parading around in matching knits tickles us. Imagine the whole family rigged out in these bobble hats or a… Continue reading
No, you’re not seeing things, there are actual granny squares on these nails. This is the handiwork of Ingrid Leroux from Hook Look and author of Pixel Plaids. While they make little or no sense, and are borderline cray cray, we’re a little bit in love with them. Puts the term crochet enthusiast in perspective doesn’t… Continue reading
Up your fruit and veg intake with this gorgeous crochet bag pattern perfect for Saturday morning trips to the market. It’s designed with a strong base and wide strap that won’t dig in, no matter how laden with goods you are! You will need: • 2 x 100g balls of white cotton yarn (Patons DK… Continue reading
Learn to crochet with these brand new Pro and Beginner guides, then hook up a the 72 crochet patterns inside