Mollie Makes meets Jenny Blair

Jenny Blair

Bloom and Sew’s Jenny Blair on how she creates her modern stitching kits and finds inspiration in nature…

How to make an anchor purse

How to sew a purse and embellish with embroidery - Mollie Makes

Bought your copy of Mollie Makes 71 in ASDA? Embroider and sew Jenny Hart’s exclusive Sublime Stitching anchor motif into a coastal-cool keepsake. Find the templates and instructions for how to make your own tattoo-inspired anchor purse below.

Mollie Makes issue 71, out now!

Mollie Makes 71 with Christmas topper craft kit and

The nights are drawing in, there’s the hint of a chill in the air and we’re staring to think about (whisper it) Christmas. Get into the festive spirit with a festive woodland papercut, try appliqué with our bright Christmas present sacks or make a thoughtful gift with a Nordic-inspired quilt. Plus, find everything you need to make a… Continue reading

DIY affirmation banner*

How to make a wall hanging - easy wall banner

Bring some positivity to your space with Jess Duncan’s sentiment banner, in association with Tick Tock Tea

Mollie Makes issue 70, out now!

Mollie Makes 70 with free crochet flowers kit gift

Stitch up a bit of woodland magic this month with the latest issue of Mollie Makes. Make a foxy friend in time for autumn, reinvent your summer beach finds, hook a geometric design wall hanging, sew a kitsch-cool unicorn backpack and more. Plus, find everything you need to make a garland of crochet flowers inside every issue! Get your mitts… Continue reading

Show us your hoop guts!

Hoop gut on Instagram - Mollie Makes

We’re calling for #hoopguts submissions on social media. Send in pictures of the back of your embroidery work and get it featured on the Mollie Makes blog. Find out more about the hashtag and how to submit your pictures…

The Crush Catalogue: Tropical Vibes

crush cat tropical2

Say aloha to juicy fruit slices, exotic birds and evergreen palms. Let us transport you to far-flung places with crystal clear seas using our catalogue of tropical buys.

Library of embroidery stitches

Mollie Makes Library of Embroidery Stitches

Learn 21 embroidery stitches with our handy guide. Bookmark or Pin this page for future reference or you can download and print it here.

4 DIY friendship bracelets

Mollie Makes boho sandals using 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 issue 69, out now!

Mollie Makes issue 69 with free pom pom necklace craft kit, bonus project book and 8 pull-out papers

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