How to get the vintage look (part 9): Gifts

Finding the perfect Christmas gift for the vintage lover can be tricky – even if you know their favourite style and era, there’s no guarantee even the best vintage store will have exactly what you’re after. Check out our no-fail vintage-inspired gifts below – and our favourite DIY retro wrapping ideas…

How to get the vintage look (part 8): Christmas

Vintage and Christmas go together like sleigh bells and snow. There’s something special about digging out the boxes of old decorations for the tree or crafting something pretty for the festive season. And at this time of year, the sparklier the better…

How to get the vintage look (part 6): Weddings

Want a wedding that’s a bit different to all the others? A vintage-themed wedding, from DIY-ing the bunting to going full Fifties, is the best way to do just that. Put your own stamp on your Big Day with these pretty vintage ideas… 1. Pom-tastic Whether your wedding’s indoors or outdoors, some upcycled furniture like… Continue reading

How to get the vintage look (part 5): Indoor garden

During grey and bare winter months, it’s more important than ever to get a little plant life inside your pad. And forget the garden centre plastic pots, here are some tempting vintage garden ideas for bringing the green stuff in.

How to get the vintage look (part 4): Affordable décor

Vintage style doesn’t need to be pricey – in fact we’d say it’s meant to be homemade and thrift-store fabulous, with a little ingenuity mixed in too…

The Crush Catalogue: Pink Christmas

Why stick to the traditional red, green and gold palette? This year we’re experimenting with mixing up candy brights and sugar-sweet pastels for a tasty twist on festive decorating. Throw in a few splashes of metallics and you’ve got the ideal recipe for a merry and bright home.

Christmas papercraft ideas

Hey, papercrafters, it’s party season! Here are our favourite Christmas papercraft ideas for what to do with your Mollie Makes papers this issue.

Pumpkin decorating ideas

Floral and glitter, Homey Oh My

At Mollie Makes, we LOVE Halloween! The tricks and treats, the baking and crafting, the colour combos (orange-and-black is the new black)… All of it! Today we bring you a list of 19 Halloween pumpkin decorating ideas to get in the crafting spirit. Take a look… [Above] Floral and glitter, Homey Oh My Pumpkin cone, Sugar and Charm… Continue reading

20 ways with honeycomb paper pom poms

20 creative ways to decorate your home and beyond with honeycomb paper pom poms, including pom pom mobiles, gift wrap inspiration and wedding decs… Hand make a colourful batch with Mollie Makes 44, out now

Giant poppies: How to make paper flowers

If you’re looking for a party decoration that has maximum impact with minimum effort, follow this giant paper flower tutorial by Emma for Ladyland