12 ways to avoid craft fatigue

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

Yarn and pom poms gift wrap idea

Time to wrap the pressies! In this gift wrapping tutorial we show you how to make a stack of fluffy pom poms, quick! We still dig making pom poms the traditional way, but when you’re facing a whole evening of wrapping presents, you’ll appreciate a zippy pom pom gadget. Here’s how to put a pom on… Continue reading

11 IKEA hacks for the crafty home

“I need to go to IKEA, let’s make a weekend of it!” We got it bad! Our partners can confirm this quote is not an exaggeration but instead an accurate indication of how much time we’re willing to spend in the store. In our defence, they do put the clocks back, dim the lights (so… Continue reading

How to jazz up a DIY backpack

What happens when team Mollie get their mitts on a Wool and the Gang‘s Jackson DIY Backpack? It gets Mollie-fied! In this easy-to-follow tutorial, digital editor, Nina Camacho shows you how to put a pom (and tassels) on it. Here’s how…

How to make a pom pom crown for Red Nose Day

Turn your Red Nose Day accessories into a chic, wearable crown

20 ways with honeycomb paper pom poms

20 creative ways to decorate your home and beyond with honeycomb paper pom poms, including pom pom mobiles, gift wrap inspiration and wedding decs… Hand make a colourful batch with Mollie Makes 44, out now

Free pom pom maker for Mollie Makes readers

Claim your free pom pom maker at Hobbycraft with every issue of Mollie Makes 42 until 31 July 2014

The Crush Catalogue: Lovey-dovey

Inspired by the Valentine’s issue of Mollie Makes, here’s a lovey-dovey moodboard for you softies out there

Free craft projects

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Hooray, it’s the weekend! Let’s celebrate with some free craft projects. Here are a few of our favourites

Moodboard Monday: Vintage weddings

Well… have you seen Let’s Get Hitched yet? The latest issue of Mollie Makes comes with a free beautiful wedding magazine. Even if you’re not getting married, you’ll fall in love with the endless joyful ways to make a celebration something special. And just to get you dreaming, let’s get into the vintage spirit…