Mollie Makes meets Button & Blue

Button and Blue's Amy Philip

Button & Blue’s Amy Phillip to discover where the inspiration comes from for her sweet knits for little ones…

Mollie Makes meets MochiMochi Land

MochiMochi Land's Anna Hrachovec

Anna Hrachovec’s super sweet knitted characters that live in the fictional world of MochiMochi Land have taken the internet by storm…

Mollie Makes meets The Merino Mermaid

The Merino Mermaid

We catch up with Kelly Browning of The Merino Mermaid to find how she creates her hand dyed and spun sea-inspired yarns

15 hashtags for knitters on Instagram

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From finding the perfect wool, to the pattern of your dreams (or even just the inspiration needed to finish off those socks you started months ago), hashtags are a great way to connect with the knitting community from the comfort of your sofa. We’ve rounded up the best places to share your knits, commiserate over your… Continue reading

Crush Catalogue: Wall Hangings

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Crushing on wall hangings? Us too! We’ve gathered top buys and DIYs from around the web including scalloped wooden numbers, miniature wall hangings, painted gem designs and more. Take a look…

DIY super styling yarn tassels

DIY super styling yarn tassels | Gift wrap ideas | Mollie Makes

These easy, versatile yarn tassels can be used for everything from styling events to sprucing up your gift wrapping

DIY weaving: How to make a tassel wall hanging

DIY weaving - How to make a tassel wall hanging

This woven ombré wall hanging by Alex Dao is the only January blues we’re allowing right now… Woven wall hangings are a great way of bringing loads of colour and texture to any space. They’re not too precious to be touched, and add an instant element of modern cosy wherever you hang them. And thanks… Continue reading

Colourful crochet mandala patterns

Colourful crochet mandala | final2 | Mollie Makes

Stretch your crochet skills with our crochet mandala patterns – three to try!

Chunky cowl knitting pattern

Infinity scarf knitting pattern | final2 | Mollie Makes

Stay cosy with Cristin Greenlee’s simple knitted cowl pattern. This winter, layer up in bold and cosy knits like the super-soft and bulky knitted cowl. Last-minute gift makers can stitch it up really quickly, ready to wrap by the end of today, simply by combining chunky yarn and large needles. Wear it over your head… Continue reading

The Handmade Fair pick of the week: LoveKnitting

LoveKnitting Yarn photo

We talk to LoveKnitting, one of Kirstie Allsopp’s favourites at Handmade Fair this year. LoveKnitting, and its new sister site, LoveCrochet, are online worlds dedicated to knitting and crochet. The website boasts over 40,000 patterns to inspire you and a range of over 1,500 yarns, needles, hooks and accessories to help make that project a reality. Jenni manages… Continue reading