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


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.

11 IKEA hacks for the crafty home

Pip of Meet Me At Mikes DIY craft cupboard.

“I need to go to IKEA, let’s make a weekend of it!” We got it bad! Our partners can confirm this quote is not an exaggeration but instead an accurate indication of how much time we’re willing to spend in the store. In our defence, they do put the clocks back, dim the lights (so… Continue reading

Follow Friday: Nelly’s Treasures

Nellys Treasures

This month we’re obsessing about anatomy and we’d like to give you a heads up (ahem) on textile designer and mastermind behind two awesome anatomy cushions, Helen of Nelly’s Treasures. Bookmark this craft business, peeps!

A look inside Eline Pellinkhof’s miniature abode

Miniature dolls house - Elines Poppenhuis

Crochet lampshades, pom pom mobiles, cross stitch scatter cushions and they’re all miniature! Take a look inside Eline’s doll’s house from her new book Eline’s Poppenhuis.