Gathered by Mollie Makes: issue 30 out now!

Gathered by Mollie Makes – issue 30 on the iPad

Issue 30 of Gathered by Mollie Makes includes a fruity mocktail recipe, knitted words and cross-stitched coasters

Tutorial Tuesday: vintage bag makeover

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We love a bit of geek chic and this ol’ 70s vinyl handbag has got the style we love. It’s big and roomy and Sophie Appleby’s bag makeover has us dreaming up all sorts of possibilities… 

Tutorial Tuesday: a vintage book bag

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How many of you have seen the fabric book covers in issue nine? Our vintage fabric covers help to keep your books looking gorgeous when you’re on the go. Well, we’re not ones to rest on our laurels so we’ve sourced another idea for you, and we’re sure you’ll like it. This time instead of covering up your book, you use the book to make a bag. Crafty, thrifty and downright ingenious, we say. We saw this on curbly and we had to share it with you… Read more to find out how to make this vintage book bag and to link to curbly’s video tutorial below.

Here’s what you need to get started…