32 autumn cross stitch charts

autumnal folk heart cross stitch chart

The darker evenings have arrived and the leaves are turning orange, and that only means one thing. It’s time to stock up your autumn stash, patterns and projects. One of our fave crafts to do on a cold evening is cross stitch! It’s an amazing, meditative craft which instantly makes us feel relaxed, so we’ve decided to collect our… Continue reading

Bank holiday makes: 5 relaxing crafts

Crochet top by Nomad Stitches, pattern available in issue 106 of Mollie Makes. Bank holidays are a chance to relax and take some time off work. And what better way to do that than with crafts? We’ve chosen our top five relaxing crafts that will help boost your creativity and relax your mind. Still stuck… Continue reading

Slow crafts to teach you patience

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

DIY jewellery: Cross stitch wooden pendant

Show off your stitches with this exclusive wooden pendant or brooch – plus 18 different design ideas!

How to make a pretty rose wall hanging

Coveting all things shabby chic? Here’s a cross stitch favourite from the Mollie archives you’ll love. Find the full how-to guide for making our pretty cross stitch rose wall hanging by Eline Pellinkhof. Know someone who’s holding on to the odd piece of Aida, ribbon and fabric scraps? Share this tutorial! Don’t forget to share your… Continue reading

Mother’s Day gifts: Best Mum cross stitch pattern

Not long until we celebrate the lady-mamas in our lives! Shower them with handmade Mother’s Day gifts like our sweet cross stitch ‘Best Mum’ pattern designed by Caterpillar Cross Stitch.

DIY cross stitch furniture

Get out the power tools – we’re taking cross stitch to the next level with Audrey Smit’s chunky industrial stitched stool

Mollie Makes issue 57

Host a handmade get-together with the pretty in pink summer edition of Mollie Makes. Find a quick-knit footstool project, metallic bag sewing pattern, cute amigurumi dinosaur crochet pattern, plus 17 other fresh makes in Mollie Makes 57. What’s more, this issue comes with two free gifts! Get 8 summer garden themed pull-out papers by Wendy Kendall… Continue reading

Video: How to cross stitch furniture

DIY: How to cross stitch furniture | Mollie Makes

Want to do something really fancy to your furniture? Gather your tapestry yarns and find the drill bits, this DIY’s just for you.

Vote for us to win the Out There Interiors Pimp My French challenge

Planning, sanding, spraying, painting, stitching and pom-ing – this is what a mash-up looks like…