Creative Business Goals: 10 tips to improve your product photography

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Making your products look perfect is the key to making sales. Photographer Yeshen Venema gives his tips to help you create photos that make your products pop…

22 hashtags for quilters with a growing fabric stash

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Quilts aren’t just a craft, they’re an art form. While most quilters can still be found in America, the growing army of paper-piecers and dedicated sewists brilliantly binding their own quilts is growing fast in the UK too. We’ve listed the best hashtags for novice and expert quilters alike to get inspired and join in… Continue reading

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

Your month in pictures: April 2016

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A gathering of your month in pictures, plus handmade projects and WIPs from Mollie Makes magazine

9 hashtags for creative stitchers and sewists

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Embroiderers, cross stitchers, dressmakers and sewers of the web, unite! From getting handy tips to inspiration for new projects, there’s a whole host of hashtags which will help you connect and create with other stitchers online…

Top 5 Instagram tips from Blogtacular

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We ask Kat Molesworth of Blogtacular to share her top 5 tips for taking beautiful Instagram shots.

Event: Mollie Makes at The Photography Show

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Want to learn how to style your photography like a pro? Join us in learning lots of tricks at The Photography Show with Philippa Stanton from 5ftinf and Kat Molesworth of Blogtacular

How to make a time capsule list

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If you’ve always got a set of creative goals on the go, you might find it fun to put together a yearly ‘time capsule’ list. It can help you reflect on the previous 12 months as well as focus on what you’d like to achieve over the next. When January 2017 comes around, you can… Continue reading

Lessons to apply to your photography today

Indi Maverick

Want to improve your photography but don’t know where to start? Even the best shots can be tweaked by applying some simple photographic secrets. Here are seven tips that are guaranteed to get your snaps up to scratch. 1. Pair big and small blooms together When it comes to flowers we’re spoilt for choice. In… Continue reading

Stylists’ secrets: Photography tips for styling the seasons

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Get the scoop on simple styling from pro photographers/stylists, Caroline South, Candy Pop and Rachael Smith, and find new ways to keep your photography fresh and relevant. See you on the prop hunt! Photo © Caroline South Caroline South is the master of styling minimal, striking flatlays using bits and bobs picked up on the… Continue reading