How to get the vintage look (part 1): 10 doily ideas

Get the crème de la crème of vintage décor ideas in our How to get the Vintage Look series starting with doilies. Plus get ideas for how to decorate for the festive season! 

Free printables: Playtime Panda mask

This Panda Mask is a quick printable with big impact. With only a couple of folds, and a few tabs to dab with glue (or double-sided tape: Mari’s preferred quick-fix craft adhesive!) you’ll be able to wear this mask in no time. The only decision to make: what kind of elastic, ribbon, string, or fancy… Continue reading

Cool Halloween photo backdrop ideas

DIY Halloween Backdop Ideas

Eek, it’s Halloween and we’re hosting! Better get started on a Halloween photo backdrop…

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

10 crafty Halloween costume ideas

Simple Halloween Costume ideas | Mollie Makes

10 spine-tingling Halloween ensembles you wouldn’t mind being caught dead in…

Recipe: Pumpkin and cinnamon muffins

Halloween recipes - Pumpkin and cinnamon muffins - Mollie Makes

Make pumpkin and cinnamon muffins with jack-o’-lantern leftovers for a frightfully tasty Halloween treat

Crochet pattern: Gruesome crochet brain brooch

Halloween crafts | Gruesome crochet brain brooch | Mollie Makes

Construct your very own grey matter this Halloween with Cara Medus‘s wickedly gruesome brain brooch, complete with vein detail. Once you’ve made it you can officially call yourself a brain surgeon! You will need: • 1 ball of DK yarn in light grey • A 3mm (UK 11) crochet hook • Small amount of soft… Continue reading

Free Wool Week wallpaper for your gadgets

Free iPad wallpaper Wool Week | Mollie Makes

Meet Purl, a knitting superhero designed by Irena Sophia. Download our free wallpaper inspired by Wool Week for your mobiles and tablets

A Halloween playlist

Need a soundtrack to get your Halloween going with a bang? Have a listen to a spooky collection of Halloween music

Monday moodboard: Frankenweenie fever

We’ve got Frankenweenie fever here at Mollie Makes. Today’s moodboard is inspired by Tim Burton’s touching tale about a pale boy and his dog, Sparky. Cast an evil eye over these treats and summon the Franken-style spirit.