Summer holiday: Rainy day crafts for kids

The summer holidays are still a thing, but rainclouds are keeping everyone inside and the kids are getting antsy. These fun crafts for kids are great ways to keep little ones occupied when the weather’s not so hot.

Summer holiday: On the move crafts for kids

Whether it’s planes, trains or automobiles, keeping kids happy on long journeys is never easy. But with a little cut, stick n’ stitch, these DIY travel toys will help keep the little ones entertained this summer, from Totnes or Torremolinos.

Win sewing patterns for kids from Paris Sew Social

The Paris Sew Social group is hosting a giant sewing pattern giveaway and tell us what it’s like meeting online friends in Paris for a crafty get-together

Mollie Makes meets Handmade Heart Crafts

Quirky unicorns and pretty baby grows: these are the kind of things that make us broody. Etsy seller Kayleigh of Handmade Heart Crafts, also designer of the unicorn hobby horse in issue 54, tells us how suffering from severe sickness kick-started her handmade business.

The Crush Catalogue: Playtime

Browse our playtime crush list for gift ideas for girls including an iced cake handbag and unicorn hobby horse tutorial.

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

The Crush Catalogue: Kids’ bedroom ideas

Mollie Makes Crush Catalogue - Kids Bedroom Ideas

The Crush Catalogue gets a playful makeover with this series of kids’ bedroom goodies. Sending them to their room will be no punishment once these items move in! Go beyond a spring clean and create a haven for future memories with this cute collection.

Meet the Mollie Makes penguin skittles

Mollie Makes felt peguins skittles

Watch the Mollie Makes Winter Games featuring Frosty, Prancer and Snowball

Christmas gifts for kids

Buying Christmas presents for the little people in your life is always a pleasure – there are so many fab ideas to choose from. Here’s a round-up of some of our favourite Christmas gifts for kids this year.