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.

How to knit a book cover

Mollie Makes knitted book cover pattern - Free knitting patterns

Wrap good reads and notebooks in our two-stitch, easy-knit book cover pattern by Julie Picard complete with a little pocket for highlighters or hooks. A sleeve for the bookish crafter!

Mollie Makes issue 57

Mollie Makes issue 57 with free bracelet kit

Host a handmade get-together with the pretty in pink summer edition of Mollie Makes. Find a quick-knit footstool project, metallic bag sewing pattern, cute amigurumi dinosaur crochet pattern, plus 17 other fresh makes in Mollie Makes 57. What’s more, this issue comes with two free gifts! Get 8 summer garden themed pull-out papers by Wendy Kendall… Continue reading

Mollie Makes issue 55

Mollie Makes issue 55 with free craft kit by Alsion Sadler of #makeitsewcial.

On the making menu this month: a simple and scrummy crochet amigurumi burger, knitted flag bunting, embroidered pineapple hoop art, mini festival backpack, vintage men’s tie and three ways with chalk effects. Plus, get a Good Day banner DIY kit by #makeitsewcial host, Allison Sadler and 8 pull-out papers designed by Mollie Makes Handmade Award… Continue reading

Mollie Makes issue 54

Mollie Makes issue 54 includes a free crochet dreamcatcher craft kit and 8 pull-out papers

Mollie Makes issue 54: the Etsy takeover edition! To celebrate the makers’ online marketplace turning ten and its global Craft Party in June we’ve teamed up with them to bring you an issue full of projects from our favourite sellers on the site, as well as tips on marketing your own range of handmade goodies… Continue reading