Top Five Summer Crafts to try at your Crafternoon

Mind Crafternoon

This blog post is sponsored by Mind. On 20 July it’s Mind’s summer Crafternoon! Gather your fave people, grab some snacks and a glass of something cold and host a crafty afternoon to raise vital funds for Mind, the mental health charity. One of the best parts of hosting a Crafternoon is choosing what you… Continue reading

Bank holiday makes: 5 relaxing crafts

Crochet top by Nomad Stitches, pattern available in issue 106 of Mollie Makes. Bank holidays are a chance to relax and take some time off work. And what better way to do that than with crafts? We’ve chosen our top five relaxing crafts that will help boost your creativity and relax your mind. Still stuck… Continue reading

Bank Holiday makes: DIY garden projects

106 beanbag project

Bank holidays are for crafting and what better way to use utilise the extra time by sprucing up your outdoor space. We’ve collected nine DIY garden projects for you to make this weekend so you add the handmade touch to every corner of your home. For even more DIY garden projects follow our board on Pinterest and… Continue reading

Crochet bag pattern: How to make a crochet market shopper

Up your fruit and veg intake with this gorgeous crochet bag pattern perfect for Saturday morning trips to the market. It’s designed with a strong base and wide strap that won’t dig in, no matter how laden with goods you are! For more sustainable patterns, check these tutorials out and subscribe to Mollie Makes for… Continue reading

Free knitting patterns: How to make a washcloth

Add a touch of handmade to your beauty regime with our free knitting patterns. Use up the last of your favourite yarn to make a stack of simple knitted washcloths.

Library of macramé knots

Mollie Makes library of macrame knots

This blog post is sponsored by United Knots As you may already know, we love macramé. Its boho vibes are so on trend and we’ve got tons of macramé projects in the Mollie mags, on the blog and stashed away in our archives. But to get started on all these projects, you need to know… Continue reading

Embroidery pattern collection

We’ve got all the embroidery patterns you could ever want in this collection. Hoops, interior and decorative projects, plus tips and books – there’s something for everyone. If you have a go at any of these sewing projects tag us in a picture using #molliemakers on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. For even more projects and inspiration subscribe to Mollie Makes. Check out our other collections… Continue reading

40 crochet flower patterns and what to do with them

We’ve rounded up our fave crochet flower patterns for your viewing (and making) pleasure.

Sewing patterns collection

We’ve got all the sewing patterns you could ever want in this collection. Fashion, interior and decorative projects, plus tips, interviews and books – there’s something for everyone. If you have a go at any of these sewing projects tag us in a picture using #molliemakers on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. For even more projects and inspiration… Continue reading

Library of embroidery stitches

Learn 21 embroidery stitches with our handy guide then practice your new skills with either our free, firework inspired, embriodery pattern or Liz Stiglet’s cultivate kindness hoop art. Then, once you’ve finished your masterpieces, share them with us on Instagram using our top embroidery hashtags blog post and, of course, #molliemakers! For more embroidery stitches and techniques follow our sewing, stitching… Continue reading