Mollie Makes issue 63

Mollie Makes issue 63 with free papercut book - Easter 2016

Mollie Makes 63, our first spring issue of the year with tiny hands on the cover and two FREE gifts. Make the springtime bunny plush, crochet character jars and stitch a pair of baby booties. Lots more (pastel pretties) inside…

Mollie Makes issue 62

Mollie Makes issue 62 with free origami template and paper stack

Welcome to 2016, crafters. Our first issue of the year is out today and includes 103 ideas you’ll love. This issue also comes with a free wooden template and paper stack to make origami gems, plus 8 pull-out posters and love notes to spread Valentine’s, Gal-entine’s and anti-Valentine’s sentiments. Find us in all good newsagents… Continue reading

DIY cross stitch furniture

DIY cross stitch furniture | final2 | headshot | Mollie Makes

Get out the power tools – we’re taking cross stitch to the next level with Audrey Smit’s chunky industrial stitched stool

DIY inspiration wall hanging

DIY wall hanging for creatives | Mollie Makes calendar 2016

Start as you mean to go on with Emily Quinton’s DIY inspiration string. Featured in the Mollie Makes 2016 wall calendar (buy this issue!) along with 11 additional crafty projects, the inspiration string is a doodle to make with long-term benefits for creative folk. Revise and change up objects as you follow your muse! Start… Continue reading

Kitsch Christmas at Danielle Thompson’s

Kitsch Christmas decoration | Christmas decor ideas | Mollie Makes

At Danielle’s bright, pastel-inspired home, Christmas is a kitsch family affair. Take the tour and get ideas for how to have a very kitschy Christmas.

How to get the vintage look (part 3): At home

Vintage sewing room | Makers Space by Emily Quinton Photograph © Helen Cathcart

You could interpret ‘vintage look’ in many ways when styling your home, but all that’s really required is a love for all things old which were well-loved. This theme of preloved items full of character runs through the homes featured in Mollie Makes magazine and we can’t wait to show you a handful of them…. Continue reading

How to get the vintage look (part 2): Crochet blanket styling

Styling by Meyer Lavigne crochet blanket sofa

Draped over the back of contemporary sofas or piled high on the reading chair: here’s how to get the vintage look with crochet blankets.

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

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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! 

10 DIY chandelier ideas

DIY chandelier ideas for weddings and parties | Mollie Makes

Chandeliers – super-glitzy ceiling show-offs suitable only for castle-like abodes, right? Maybe not any more… We’ve noticed that chandeliers are making their way out of the ballroom and have become a very make-able accessory for homes of all sizes, as well as parties, weddings and other special days. Light up your life with a DIY chandelier…

Follow Friday: Rose & Grey

Ideas for freshening up your workspace | Industrial trend | Rose and Grey pegboard

Freshen up your creative space with Rose & Grey. Add character and factory charm to your workspace with these fabulous vintage-inspired pieces. Think cold concrete mixed with pretty pastels, practical dungarees with a flirty fitted edge and neon wireframes.