Host a summer Crafternoon for Mind*

­­ Ready for a sunny crafternoon? Plan an afternoon of crafting for cause and help raise funds for Mind. Take a look at these three projects you could make when you host a Mind Crafternoon workshop.

Jewellery making workshop for just £5

Head to the Jewellery Maker TV headquarters in Studley, Warwickshire to make a full set of gemstone jewellery. Book now and get a jewellery making workshop for just £5 (usually £30), PLUS free stuff!

Modern calligraphy workshops and beautiful stationery

There are a handful of things we here at Mollie Makes HQ can’t help acquiring when we pop into town for crafty supplies. These are fabric, yarn and stationery. Same? We collect beautifully covered notebooks, obsess over cleverly designed sticky notes, and can spend a whole lunch hour deciding which colour combo of washi tape will help… Continue reading

The Handmade Fair pick of the week: Biscuiteers

We talk to Kirstie Allsopp’s Handmade Fair favourite, Harriet Hastings of Biscuiteers about starting up and how selling biscuits is a bit like launching a fashion collection.

Event: The Handmade Fair 2015

Get discounted tickets to The Handmade Fair at Hampton Court Palace in September until 30 June

Win a spot on The Makery workshop plus the new craft book

Win sewing workshop with The Makery and Mollie Makes

Win a place on a sewing workshop with The Makery at their brand new location, John Lewis Oxford Street plus a copy of Kate’s brand new book, Makery Sewing

Craft event: Crafty Fox Market

Leave the high street behind and explore what’s on offer at the Crafty Fox Markets in Peckham and Brixton this spring

The Spring Knitting & Stitching Show 2015

The Knitting and Stitching Show 2015

Join us at The Spring Knitting and Stitching show 2015 in London, 5-8 March – the perfect place to find inspiration, learn new skills and shop for essential craft supplies…

Arm knitting workshop – London Craft Club

Try a new craft in 2015; join the London Craft Club for their first arm knitting night in February

Christmas craft events

Winterval is the best time for socialising. Yes, it might be cold outside (and you may have left all your Christmas gifting until the last minute uh-gain) but there’s nothing better than a cosy, crafty gathering.