Mollie Makes issue 68, out now!

Mollie Makes issue 68 with free cacti mini hoop art kit

Take a peek inside the Summer Brights issue! We’ve filled Mollie Makes 68 with projects and features to awaken your creative side. This month, knot an ombré macramé garland, hook our mermaid and friends cover project (#teamnarwhal) or admire the home of RICE founder, Charlotte Guéniau. Lots more besides, dive in…

June craft workshops and creative events

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Clear your craft schedules, makers, because June 2016 sees a host of new workshops and events to kickstart your creative mojo. Join an online course to sew a pair of flattering trousers, take a pottery class, learn to crochet and more…

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…

May craft workshops and creative events

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Make May the month of all things bright, bonny and bespoke. We’ve got you covered with creative workshops and events this month. Join a masterclass to satisfy your crafty cravings.

Free sewing pattern: Liberty passport cover

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Planning your summer holidays? Don’t forget your passport! Stitch up a Liberty print passport cover with this simple pattern and you’ll be responsible for the airport’s prettiest check-in.

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards: Catching up with StephieAnn

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We hear from textile designer Stephanie Ann Woolven Youth Award winner about what the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards was like and what she’s up to now…

Hashtag roundup: Making for others

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It always feels better to give than receive, so why not use your crafting skills for good and help others with your makes. Here’s a look at six hashtags keeping us inspired to make for others 

How to make a plant pot cosy

How to sew a fabric plant pot cover | Mollie Makes

Renters, step away from the no-nails. We have the perfect alternative to motivational posters. Treat indoor plants to cosy covers stitched with motifs and your favourite motivational quotes. Good vibes only! Here’s how to make it…

How to stitch Zakka style coasters

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The kettle’s working overtime this winter, so stitch up a set of Zakka-style coasters and avoid accidentally decorating tables with cup rings. A stack of 4 fabric coasters, tied with baker’s twine or ribbon, would make a sweet housewarming gift, too. Pass us a biccie…

How to sew a hot water bottle cosy

How to sew a hot water bottle cover | Mollie Makes

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