Mollie Makes meets Jacqueline Colley

Jacqueline Colley in her studio

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards Winner Jacqueline tells us what inspires her patterns and shares her top illustration tips…

Mollie Makes meets Gregoria Fibers

Gregoria Fibers - Anna Castillo Martinez

Indie dyer Anna Castillo Martinez of Gregoria Fibers reveals how nature inspires her luxury yarns…

Unusual workspaces: Emma Giacalone’s sewing studio

Emma Giacalone textiles studio by Kirstie Young photography

Textile artist Emma Giacalone gives us a tour of her big and bright sewing studio in a former chicken shed…

Find your freedom on Instagram with #freeupmyinsta

Have you noticed your Insta feed’s been full of lots of lovely #freeupmyinsta posts lately? With over 6,500 posts (and counting!) the hashtag is really capturing grammers’ imaginations. But what’s it all about?

Unusual Workspaces: Kara Leigh Ford’s quirky shed studio

Ceramicist Kara Leigh Ford

Potter Kara Leigh Ford gives us a tour of her shed studio where we spot her ceramics inspired by the coast…

Unusual Workspaces: Hotwalls Studios

Backing on to a beach and in 15th century fortifications, the Hotwalls Studios is a collection of artists and makers in truly unique surroundings…

Unusual Workspaces: Made By Mim’s vintage caravan and home studio

Made by Mim - Mim McCormack - Pictures by Zoe Bateman

Everyone needs a place to make. Whether it’s sewing on your sofa or potting in your shed, all our maker spaces are different, but some just take our breath away. We take a look inside Mim McCormack’s unique vintage home where she makes fabric dolls…

Mollie Makes meets Donna Wilson

Donna Wilson by Gareth Hacker

Textile designer Donna Wilson on her colourful and messy workspace and what she’s looking for in a winning entry at this year’s Mollie Makes Handmade Awards…

Mollie Makes meets Sara Tasker

Me & Orla blogger Sara Tasker on being a Mollie Makes Handmade Awards judge and how to grow your social media following…

Mollie Makes meets Jane Foster

Jane Foster

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards judge Jane Foster reveals how winning a Mollie Makes award boosted her business and how she stays inspired…