The Crush Catalogue: Galentine’s Day

This way for quirky gift ideas for gal pals this Galentine’s Day (13 February). From the best greeting card to mini wall hangings, browse our list of the cutest ways to say, “Love ya, pal!”

7 sweet things to bake for Valentine’s Day (or just because)

As a crafter, you’ve probably built yourself a pretty great reputation for being an excellent gift-giver (all the high-fives to you!). So this year, let’s do something creative in the kitchen, not quite out of our comfort zone – we do love cake decorating – but just different enough to give us a creativity boost. So, are you’re planning… Continue reading

Mollie Makes 76

Free embroidery hoop craft kit, plus 8 pull-out papers by Papio Press inside every copy of Mollie Makes 76. Also in this issue: make a mini suitcase using modern tapestry techniques, stitch a set of merit badges, whip up a batch of mini felt patisserie and find heaps more besides – take a look… Cake… Continue reading

Mollie Makes 75

Try your hand at mini leather moccasins, cable knit wrist warmers, giant crochet fruit, papercut wall art and more. Plus, free with every issue: a Wool and the Gang jersey yarn macramé kit and eight Valentine themed papers illustrated by Jade Fisher. Read more, get your copy and look inside.

How to stitch a Valentine’s Day blouse

This easy doodling idea can be cutomised however you like – add loops or other simple motifs or switch up colours to your taste. A small, neat backstitch works best for a minimal look such as this. Need an embroidery refresher? Take a peek at our Library of Embroidery Stitches.

Valentine’s idea: How to make envelope bunting

Send the most gorgeous snail mail ever with this exclusive envelope bunting by Sammy and H from Live it. Love it. Make it.

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

Mollie Makes issue 62

Welcome to 2016, crafters. Our first issue of the year is out today and includes 103 ideas you’ll love. This issue also comes with a free wooden template and paper stack to make origami gems, plus 8 pull-out posters and love notes to spread Valentine’s, Gal-entine’s and anti-Valentine’s sentiments. Find us in all good newsagents… Continue reading