Prepping for Christmas – 5 DIY Christmas tree decorations

Sarah Matthews paper star decorations

Although we love buying Christmas tree decorations (maybe even a bit too much…) it’s always nice to have a few homemade ones on the tree. A handmade Christmas is the best kinda Christmas, which is why we’ve been collecting up some of our fave DIY decorations over on our All Things Christmas Pinterest board. We’ve… Continue reading

DIY Christmas decorations: Origami star tutorial

It’s time to put up the tree and make DIY Christmas decorations! Here’s a simple origami Christmas star tutorial for the whole family that you can whip up using paper scraps or last year’s Christmas gift wrap.

DIY Christmas crackers

Make your own Christmas crackers to pull at the dinner table this year with our DIY Christmas crackers tutorial by Lara Messer. 

Christmas papercraft ideas

Hey, papercrafters, it’s party season! Here are our favourite Christmas papercraft ideas for what to do with your Mollie Makes papers this issue.

DIY Origami Christmas tree

DIY origami christmas tree

How to make an origami Christmas tree. Even the smallest of dwellings requires a Christmas tree. This one is made from pretty Japanese papers in green, silver and gold and is very straightforward to make based on a simple folded fan shape. You could just as easily make yours from giftwrap, or go for an all… Continue reading

Issue 106 is now on sale!

Mollie Makes issue 106

Issue 106 has landed in the shops and it’s the ray of sunshine we all need. There’s ocean vibes with Hannah Rampley’s eight sea-themed prints and a bunch of projects which will help you throw the best-decorated BBQ of the summer. Marble drink stirrers and tropical bean bags anyone? Not only is 106 full of fashion… Continue reading

Bank Holiday makes: 9 papercraft projects for adults

Papercut Frida Kahlo

The bank holiday is upon us and a long weekend means one thing – craft! We’ve gathered 9 of our favourite papercraft projects for adults so you can get creative this weekend. Use your pull-out papers that come in Mollie every month to make these gorgeous items or print some papers from our backgrounds section… Continue reading

How to make a fabric origami butterfly

A summery scrap-busting project you can make in under 30 minutes! Turn your cut-offs and fabric scraps into origami butterflies with a project by Kitchen Table Sewing. Remember to subscribe to Mollie Makes, or pick up our latest issue, for more fabulous makes and jewellery inspo. 

Cardmaking Offer from Create and Craft

create and craft sponsored post image

Our pals over at Create and Craft have given us a discount for all Mollie readers so it’s time to try your hand at a little bit of quilling! Essentially, quilling is rolling or coiling strips of paper together to form a design and can be used to transform greeting cards, invitations or anything you… Continue reading

On sale now – issue 96 of Mollie Makes!

If you only buy one thing this week, it’s gotta be Mollie Makes 96.