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

Mollie Makes meets Sincerely Louise

Etsy seller Louise Walker of Sincerely Louise

Recognise the faux fox stole? It was Etsy seller Louise Walker of Sincerely Louise’s first listing. This and her many other faux taxidermy designs has lead to a full-blown design career with commissions from Boden, craft mags and a dead-gorgeous book. Dream of a similar day job? We caught up with Louise to find out… Continue reading

Mollie Makes issue 53

Mollie Makes 53 with free constellation hoop art kit and summer fruits papers

Make 24 projects like the crochet summer blanket, woven wall rug and tassel festival bag in Mollie Makes 53, out on 1 May. What’s more, this issue includes two free gifts! Find out what they are…

14 things only knitters will understand

Knitting needle bobby pin

Not into knitting swatches? You’re not alone, most knitters don’t. Few read a pattern all the way through before casting on or block their work. And there’s no doubt you’ve left the house with a yarn tail. Plenty more things only knitters will get in the list below. Does this happen to you? Share your… Continue reading

Mollie Makes issue 52

Mollie Makes issue 52 with free vintage style buttons

Bringing you spring makes and sweet notions, Mollie Makes 52 comes with a set of vintage-style buttons, project book and a fancy set of 8 pull-out papers – all free! Read on to find out more about the knitting, painting, sewing, crochet and refashion projects in our spring issue.

Mollie Makes issue 51

Mollie Makes issue 51 with free gift and spring themed pull out papers and stickers

A look inside the spring issue featuring crochet flowers, embellished detachable collars, trendy DIY wall decals and seasonal makes like our felt and fabric bunny plushie. Here’s where to get it… This month in Mollie Makes issue 51 we bring you a fresh batch of spring projects. If you’ve recently learnt how to crochet, practice your… Continue reading