Tips for styling a nature-inspired flat lay

As featured in Makes for Mindfulness, a bonus project book inside issue 77, this stop-and-take-it-all-in photograph got all the heart eyes from the team. So much so, we asked Mollie‘s deputy art editor for her tips on flat lay photography. Read on for Becki Clark‘s advice on buying props, analysing your most-loved photos and where to find the best backgrounds for your flat lays.

DIY inspiration wall hanging

Start as you mean to go on with Emily Quinton’s DIY inspiration string. Featured in the Mollie Makes 2016 wall calendar (buy this issue!) along with 11 additional crafty projects, the inspiration string is a doodle to make with long-term benefits for creative folk. Revise and change up objects as you follow your muse! Start… Continue reading

Mollie Makes takeover guest: Nest Pretty Things

Instagram takeover with Nest Pretty Things - Vase with Spring flowers

Tamar of Nest Pretty Things joins Mollie Makes for a Pinterest and Instagram takeover, 18 – 21 June

Affirmations for the New Year

While we’re winding down for Christmas we think about New Year goals (a crafter’s mind is never still) and the inspirational phrases or quotes that might help us achieve them. Thinking ahead, too? We’ve found a way to get buckets of va va voom! Let’s kick off 2015 in the craft room and surround ourselves with… Continue reading

Vintage treat: 18 vintage cameras and decor ideas

A selection of vintage camera for sale

While most vintage cameras are out of action that doesn’t stop us from using the memory snappers as bookends, photography props and more. Here’s a look at a brilliant selection and examples of how you can decorate with them if they’re irreparable.

Seaside props for fun beach photos

Fun DIY and seaside prop ideas step up your beach photos

NEW Mollie Makes Photography

Get snap happy with the brand new Mollie Makes Photography ‘zine filled with expert advice, creative ideas and tech know-how from professional photographers and bloggers

DIY geometric picture holder

Mollie Makes - DIY picture holder tutorial by Passion Shake

Display motivational prints and your favourite snaps with these geo-patterned picture holders. Follow the simple tutorial by Passion Shake‘s to make a set today