Book reviews: Christmas gift ideas

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The gifting clock is ticking but don’t panic! Take time to choose the right present with our reviews of these three new craft books

Moodboard Monday: Hedgehogs

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You’ve probably gathered that we heart hedgehogs (have you seen our latest cover?)… And to honour that most spiky and turned-up-of-snout of creatures, we hand you our Monday Moodboard to celebrate the hedgehog…

Mollie Makes issue 12 Crochet Flower correction

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Oh no and oops – we’re so sorry a mistake has slipped into our crochet flower brooch pattern.
When you’re following the instructions (page 99 of issue 12), please note that when you work the Spiral Surface of the flower, you need to work with the WS (wrong side) of the work facing you.
Sorry – hope this hasn’t held you up for too long!

Mollie Makes Gift Guide: 50 Top Books, Part 2

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Following on from Part 1 over the weekend, here’s our second instalment of the crafty books we think would please any creative bod this Christmas! There’s still time to shop the following…

Mollie Makes Gift Guide: 50 Top Books, Part 1

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Though so much has moved online in the world of crafty inspiration, there will always be a special place in every creative’s heart for a beautifully produced magazine or book. If you’re stuck for a gift (or want to hint for yourself), these are our faves, divided into ten crafty disciplines for your shopping ease. Today, the first 25.