Moodboard Monday: Chinese New Year

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Today marks the first day of celebrations for the Chinese New Year. And why would Mollie Makes want to miss out? We’ve found beautiful crafty things inspired by the Orient. Read more to find out how to bring Far Eastern charm to your projects as the Year of the Dragon begins…

Chinese New Year Moodboard1. Celebrate every day with this amazing lantern patchwork, designed by Monica Solorio-Snow. Free pattern available via the Happy Zombie Blog. 2. Milly in Pink, available from The Fabric Loft. 3. Chinese elegance tunic. Available from QIAO, on etsy. 4. Cute Fu doll print based on traditional Chinese papercutting. Available from Happy Doodle Land, etsy. 5. Haru Kanji Oriental by Alexander Henry, fabric with a traditional oriental vibe. Available from Fancy Moon.  6. Paper fortune cookies by imeondesign7. Pretty paper lanterns by Fiona Carter, on the crafty side of life.