NEW: Mollie Makes How to Sew

Mollie Makes How to Sew

We’ve filled our new Mollie Makes How to Sew book with over 80 techniques and 20 easy projects for you to try. Grab yourself a copy using our exclusive offer for Mollie readers below…

Pom pom apron sewing pattern*

Get ready for teatime with this fun apron by The New Craft House, in association with Tick Tock Tea

22 hashtags for quilters with a growing fabric stash

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

How to sew a fabric wallet

Essential travel accessory for wanderers… sew up a simple fabric wallet in ten steps to store your loyalty cards, train tickets and more. The best part? You now have an excuse to use up some of your favourite fat quarters. Have fun colour matching! You will need: • Main outer fabric, 23x11cm (9⅛ x 4⅜”)… Continue reading

How to sew a hot water bottle cosy

The nights are long and chilly so it’s time to put the kettle on and cuddle up under your favourite blanket, in front of a roaring fire, with a hot water bottle in a handmade cosy. Make this quick-stitch hot water bottle cover as a little gift for friends born in winter, or as a… Continue reading

Win sewing patterns for kids from Paris Sew Social

The Paris Sew Social group is hosting a giant sewing pattern giveaway and tell us what it’s like meeting online friends in Paris for a crafty get-together

NEW Mollie Makes Sewing

Mollie Makes Sewing magazine

Make your own clothes and accessories with Mollie Makes Sewing. Click to download your sewing patterns for the brand new sewing magazine by Mollie Makes. The team behind Mollie Makes brings you 132 pages of ideas for sewing your own collection of dresses, skirts, jackets and accessories. 14 must-have projects with easy-to-follow instructions, from delicate Liberty… Continue reading

Cricut poster and banner tutorial

Cutting shapes, letters and templates for your craft projects is now easier than ever. Blogger (and one half of Blogtacular) Kat Molesworth used the new Cricut Explore to create this poster and banner – the machine cuts, scores and writes on a variety of materials, from paper and fabric to even thin veneer wood. Choose from its… Continue reading

How to make a terrarium: fabric succulent tutorial

Become a mini botanist, and stitch a tiny terrarium – no green fingers necessary (well, only if you get paint on them). Forget water and sunlight, the only thing this sweet succulent plant needs is a place to show it off.

Sewing pattern: How to sew pocket heat packs

Pocket heat packs

With the temperature dipping below freezing, beat the chill with these pocket heat packs