5 creative projects to make with FIMO*

Fimo leather effect projects

*This blog post is sponsored by Staedtler  FIMO is a crafter’s best friend, which is why we were super excited to hear about their new leather-effect clay. The new look leather-effect modelling clay has a similar look and feel to leather, even after baking. Its design makes it easy for you to mix colours, create textures,… Continue reading

FIMO leather-effect gold leaf necklace & earrings DIY*

FIMO leather effect jewellery tutorial

*This blog post is sponsored by FIMO  Make your very own necklace and earrings set, ideal for jazzing up a plain tee or evening combo. It’s easy to make and looks fantastic, using FIMO leather-effect modelling clay for a similar look and feel to leather. This amazing new product can be used to mix colours, create textures, cut, emboss,… Continue reading

DIY jewellery: How to make a pom pom necklace

Discover the three-dimensional possibilities of felt with a Japanese lantern-inspired necklace design by Yoko Minemura Vega…

DIY scalloped necklace

Stitch up a pretty fabric necklace following this simple six-step tutorial. We’ve officially found a way to take our must-have fabrics everywhere with us!

DIY jewellery: How to make gemstone earrings*

Craft a matching pair of mint earrings with gemstone briolette beads using just a handful of materials and tools. We’ve teamed up with jewellery supplies company, Kernowcraft to bring you this DIY for beginners. In it you’ll learn a basic wire wrapping technique used in a whole variety of handmade jewellery. Ready to fashion your own accessories? Get started… You will need: •… Continue reading

4 DIY friendship bracelets

Use your stash of embroidery threads to make a stack of friendship bracelets using these four easy-to-follow tutorials. When you’re done, share them with your friends or use it to refashion last year’s sandals (see Mollie Makes 69 for the how-to).

Mollie Makes 69

Pick up the latest issue and enjoy a tropical escape with Mollie Makes 69. Embroider flamingo hoop art, crochet a colour-pop rug, sew kids’ dungarees, make show-stopping tasselled party balloons and lots more. Also inside this issue: a free felt pom pom necklace craft kit plus a bonus project book for alternative ways to use… Continue reading

DIY jewellery: Scalloped felt necklace

Use the felt from your craft stash or the goodies provided in your free pom pom necklace kit in Mollie Makes 69 (out on Thursday, 21 July) to make this abstract felt scalloped necklace…

Mollie Makes issue 68, out now!

Take a peek inside the Summer Brights issue! We’ve filled Mollie Makes 68 with projects and features to awaken your creative side. This month, knot an ombré macramé garland, hook our mermaid and friends cover project (#teamnarwhal) or admire the home of RICE founder, Charlotte Guéniau. Lots more besides, dive in…

Jewellery making workshop for just £5

Head to the Jewellery Maker TV headquarters in Studley, Warwickshire to make a full set of gemstone jewellery. Book now and get a jewellery making workshop for just £5 (usually £30), PLUS free stuff!