Great British Sewing Bee series 3

Great British Sewing Bee Judges

Series 3 of the Great British Sewing Bee returns next week (28 January 2015) giving makers a legitimate excuse to stay in every Wednesday…

Mollie Makes issue 49

Mollie Makes issue 49 with free patchwork needlecase kit

Welcome to a year of fresh beginnings, creativity and lots of craft tutorials (natch) in Mollie Makes magazine. We hope you’ve had a good rest because we’re about to set you off on a crafting frenzy this month. Need a sewing machine cover pattern, want to learn arm knitting? Read on.

Mollie Makes issue 48

Mollie-Makes-issue-48

Celebrate Snow Days with Mollie Makes issue 48, packed with tutorials for the cosiest flower Granny Square blanket, knitted kitten mittens, felt penguin skittles, clay gemstone jewels and lots more. You also get two free gifts: a co-ordinating set of 8 papers and prints and a neon stationery pack so you can get sticking, wrapping and… Continue reading

Craft book review: Liberty Book of Simple Sewing

Liberty book of Simple Sewing review

No trip to London is complete without a visit to Liberty, the historic department store with a to-die-for haberdashery and its own range of traditional-with-a-twist fabrics. The Liberty Book of Simple Sewing, like its predecessor The Liberty Book of Home Sewing, brings all that floral-print loveliness and grown-up glamour straight to your sewing table. Fans… Continue reading

Mollie Makes issue 47

Mollie Makes issue 47

Create a little festive magic with Mollie Makes issue 47. Make marbled crackers, woven Christmas stockings, knitted pom pom scarves and crocheted animal portraits. You also get pull-out papers and bunting designed by Lucky Dip Club, plus a DIY Christmas decoration kit free with this issue. It’s the Christmas issue of Mollie Makes and this… Continue reading

Craft book review: Folk Art Needlecraft

Folk Art Needlecraft

If we had a magic carpet, we’d travel from 14th-century France to Uzbekistan via India, Sweden and Spain, picking up stitching ideas as we went. Luckily, Clare Youngs’ Folk Art Needlecraft does just that without the need for anything fancier than a needle and thread. Read on for the the full review of Folk Art… Continue reading

Mollie Makes issue 46

Mollie Makes issue 46 cover

Knit some Christmas sparkle with Mollie Makes issue 46 including 131 DIY Christmas gifts, decorations and ideas! Plus get a Bright.Bazaar 2015 calendar, 8 pull-out papers and exclusive diary date stickers…

Choosing fabrics for quilts in three steps

Mollie Makes beginner's quilt tutorial | Mollie Makes 45

Making a quilt for the first time? Keep your cool with our top tips for choosing fabrics for quilts – it’s easier than you think…

Mollie Makes issue 45

Mollie Makes issue 45

Space theme piñatas, woven jewellery, hooded velvet capes, patchwork blankets and many more autumn crafts in Mollie Makes issue 45. Plus, FOUR free gifts inside!

Free sewing pattern download in Mollie Makes 44

silk cami top sewing pattern

Learn how to sew silk and make a beautiful top with your second free gift this month – a cami top sewing pattern from Sew Over It.