Wedding planning: How to make an impact on a small budget

It’s the year of wedding planning on team Mollie Makes with 3 out of 5 of us getting married in the next year, and one fresh off the wedding aisle. As a DIY bride you will no doubt be in a long-term love affair with Pinterest and it can be all too easy to get carried away… Continue reading

How to make a paper flower

Create a pretty paper flower in just 4 simple steps with Erica of Little Paper Flowers.

Mollie Makes issue 63

Mollie Makes 63, our first spring issue of the year with tiny hands on the cover and two FREE gifts. Make the springtime bunny plush, crochet character jars and stitch a pair of baby booties. Lots more (pastel pretties) inside…

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

Follow Friday: Artcuts

Paint, découpage and decorate wooden shapes as gift tags, Christmas tree decorations, wedding favours and other craft stuff with Artcuts.

How to get the vintage look (part 6): Weddings

Want a wedding that’s a bit different to all the others? A vintage-themed wedding, from DIY-ing the bunting to going full Fifties, is the best way to do just that. Put your own stamp on your Big Day with these pretty vintage ideas… 1. Pom-tastic Whether your wedding’s indoors or outdoors, some upcycled furniture like… Continue reading

10 DIY chandelier ideas

Chandeliers – super-glitzy ceiling show-offs suitable only for castle-like abodes, right? Maybe not any more… We’ve noticed that chandeliers are making their way out of the ballroom and have become a very make-able accessory for homes of all sizes, as well as parties, weddings and other special days. Light up your life with a DIY chandelier…

Bachelorette party survival kit

A bachelorette party and hen do can take on many guises: some can be a pretty chilled out affair of pampering and relaxed girly fun while others can be a little more on the wild side! Regardless, they’re all about spoiling the bride to be, and putting together a survival kit is a nice touch that can… Continue reading

Spring flower ideas: May Day posies

Friday is May Day, which was once a grand party, but isn’t really observed these days. However, it’s such a lovely excuse to celebrate local flowers and the onset of summer that we’re all up for reviving it. The girls from Seeds and Stitches have a lovely DIY about how (and why!) you should make May… Continue reading

Event: Visit the Etsy Wedding Fair

This spring, Etsy UK will be holding their very own Wedding Fair so you can make your big day original and unique.