Channel your inner florist and make this gorgeous floral Easter wreath in time for the long weekend. Little ones can lend a helping hand by foraging for blooms and foliage in your back garden. Show them how to make the posies while you do the wire work and final touches. Don’t forget to show us your makes using #molliemakers.
Inside this issue: hook a trio of tropical crochet birds, hack his shirt to make an off-the-shoulder Bardot blouse, screen print punchy tea towels, weave a drinks tray with raffia and more. See what else is in this issue…
Make crochet vase cosies, jazz up your denims with a trend-led embroidery design, make an easy-sew beginner’s quilt and lots more. Scroll down to see what else is inside Mollie Makes 79 – the issue with a free set of vintage buttons, a project book and 8 gorgeous pull-out papers.
Paper artist Kate Alcorn reveals how she makes her stunning bouquets of paper flowers and her top tips for making your own.
Create a pretty paper flower in just 4 simple steps with Erica of Little Paper Flowers.
Got your free fabric flower kit in Mollie Makes 62 (when purchased at Morrisons)? Dip into your fabric stash (or scraps) and stitch a spring brooch with textile artist Gemma Nemer. These little blooms are a doddle to make, and since each petal is hand stitched with treasured fabric, you’ll want to accessorise everything! Pin to… Continue reading
Friday is May Day, which was once a grand party, but isn’t really observed these days. However, it’s such a lovely excuse to celebrate local flowers and the onset of summer that we’re all up for reviving it. The girls from Seeds and Stitches have a lovely DIY about how (and why!) you should make May… Continue reading
Lana of Lana Red Studio shows you how to brighten up a neckline with a cluster of handmade fabric flowers. Read on to learn how.
Emily Quinton joins Mollie Makes for an Instagram and Pinterest takeover, 19 – 22 March