15 hashtags for knitters on Instagram

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From finding the perfect wool, to the pattern of your dreams (or even just the inspiration needed to finish off those socks you started months ago), hashtags are a great way to connect with the knitting community from the comfort of your sofa. We’ve rounded up the best places to share your knits, commiserate over your… Continue reading

Top destinations for crafting your way around the world

Knitting in Iceland

We all love a craft workshop, so why not combine your next one with your wanderlust and give your crafty learning an international flavour by submersing yourself in another culture.

Hashtag roundup: Making for others

#littlesquaresofstrength

It always feels better to give than receive, so why not use your crafting skills for good and help others with your makes. Here’s a look at six hashtags keeping us inspired to make for others 

NEW: Mollie Makes books now in paperback

Mollie Makes How To Crochet and How to Knit books in paperback books

Our best-selling knit and crochet books are now out in paperback! Bring them with you on the move, flick to your desired project and away you go. Nab yourself a copy using our exclusive offer for Mollie readers below…

Wool and the Gang workshop

Wool and the Gang workshops | Knitting workshops in February 2016

Want to improve your knitting know-how? Knit Today and Wool and the Gang have teamed up to offer knitting newbies an exclusive workshop this month. Set in the heart of Bristol at contemporary venue space, The Forge (check out @theforgebristol on Instagram) you’ll learn how to make a gorgeous Tender Loving Clutch (pictured below) and come away with not only a new clutch but… Continue reading

12 ways to avoid craft fatigue

Craft ideas for 2016

During the dull days of January it’s easy to lose your craft mojo. But at Mollie we say the dark and the rain outside is the perfect excuse for snuggling up indoors with a pot of tea, the radio and a big batch of craft-spiration. We’ve gathered together 12 of our most exciting crafty DIY… Continue reading

Easy mittens knitting pattern

Simple mittens knitting pattern | final2 | Mollie Makes

Brighten up your winter with these cute colour block mittens. Personalise your mitts by embroidering winter florals on the cuffs. New to knitting? Try our quick and easy knitting project for beginners.

Chunky cowl knitting pattern

Infinity scarf knitting pattern | final2 | Mollie Makes

Stay cosy with Cristin Greenlee’s simple knitted cowl pattern. This winter, layer up in bold and cosy knits like the super-soft and bulky knitted cowl. Last-minute gift makers can stitch it up really quickly, ready to wrap by the end of today, simply by combining chunky yarn and large needles. Wear it over your head… Continue reading

12 craft kits they’ll actually want for Christmas

12 craft kits they will want for Christmas | Mollie Makes

12 sewing, knitting, crochet and stitching craft kits to buy for the modern crafter in your life

NEW Mollie Makes: How to Knit

Mollie Makes Knitting craft book

Our brand new craft book, Mollie Makes: How to Knit includes 20 all new, never-before-seen knitting patterns and techniques. Make fair isle hot water bottle covers, beautiful neck warmers, bobble hat cushions, kawaii kittens, and lots more toys and gifts.