Win: Mollie Makes Handmade Wedding!

If you're looking for wedding inspiration, don't miss the beautiful Mollie Makes Handmade Wedding, a one-off special from the team at Mollie Makes.

This scrumptious 130-page special is filled with crafty ideas for weddings, including step-by-step projects, wedding theme ideas and tips for buying vintage dresses.You'll also love the 8 picture galleries from real-life weddings, with tips from the brides and grooms! Projects include a gorgeous fresh flower circlet, stunning paper decorations and a funky heart-shaped fan for summer weddings.

For a sneak peek inside, click over to the Mollie Makes website and check out the digital sampler!

Mollie Makes Handmade Wedding is out now, available in all good newsagents, or you can order a copy online.

We've got 10 copies of Mollie Makes Handmade Wedding to give away to lucky winners!

Click here to enter our Handmade Wedding competition now. Good luck! This competition is open to UK crafters until 3rd May 2013.

Win a trio of party-perfect craft books!


Make a dress, bake a cake, craft up decorations - with these fantastic titles, you'll be ready for every spring and summer celebration!

We've got a copy of Drape Drape 3, Sweet and Made in Paper to give away to one lucky crafter - read on to find out more and enter our competition now...

Our last Drape Drape 3 competition was so popular that we couldn't resist giving you another chance to win a copy! This new sewing book from Hisako Sato and Bunka Fashion College shows you how to create 15 contemporary designs, including dresses, skirts and tunics. You'll love Hisako's drapes, twists and knots, they're so stylish and easy to wear! You can find out more and check out some preview pages over on the Laurence King website now.

We're drooling over the second edition of Sweet, a scrumptious baking 'bookazine' from the team behind Mollie Makes. Whip up pastel pound cake, Easter cookies, eclairs and much more! Click here to find out more and check out the digital sampler.

Made in Paper has just hit the shops, and it's a must for everyone who loves papercrafting! This special 132-page issue from the makers of Papercraft inspirations is filled with beautiful projects to make at home, including ideas for parties, cards, gifts and more. The mag is out in UK shops now, or you can order online. Don't forget to pop by the Made in Paper Facebook page too!

Click here to enter our crafty book giveaway now. This competition is open to UK crafters, until 2nd April 2013. Good luck!

That's all from our Easter blog party - we hope you've enjoyed our freebies and competitions. Come back soon for more spring craft ideas, and don't forget about your special Easter discount voucher code!

More blog party fun
Free Easter cross stitch chart from DMC
Free Easter bunny crochet pattern
Win gorgeous Anchor crochet yarn
Free papercraft project - craft funky sheep cards
Free Easter decorations project, plus 50% off your next order at The Making Spot!
Easter projects on The Making Spot

Win a subscription for mum!


We're getting ready for Mother's Day! There's still time to craft a special gift - check out our free projects and Mother's Day buy one get one free offer. Here's an extra treat for UK crafters - enter our competition, and you could win a year's subscription to a craft magazine to your mum!



A subscription is the gift that keeps on giving - once you've chosen your magazine, it's delivered to your door each month so you're one of the first to see all the latest projects!

Enter our competition, and you'll win a year's subscription to one of Future's great craft and hobby magazines that you can give as a gift. There are eight mags to choose from, including Mollie MakesSimply CrochetCrossStitcher and Papercraft inspirations, so there's sure to be something your mum will love!

Click here to enter our magazine subscription competition now. This competition is open to crafters in the UK only, until Wednesday 6th March 2013. Good luck!

Knit welly warmers with Mollie Makes!

Did you catch Knitting Week over on the Mollie Makes website last week? You can click over and catch up over at now. We loved the knitting book round-up and wonderful woolly moodboard, plus there's still time to enter this fantastic comp from The Purl Bee.

Here's our favourite Knitting Week treat - how to make your own welly warmers!

Gathered - issue 2 plus freebie out now!

For more Halloween inspiration, be sure to get the hot new issue of Gathered by Mollie Makes! Even better, you can get the first issue for free when you download the Gathered container app for your iPad!

Gathered by Mollie Makes – out now!

We're so excited that Gathered By Mollie Makes is on sale now! This weekly craft magazine is especially for iPad, and it's packed with inspiration including projects, interviews videos and more.

Gathered is created by the Mollie Makes team, so you know it's going to be beautiful too!

Win an iPad with Mollie Makes!

Our friends at Mollie Makes have an exciting new weekly digital magazine on the way - to celebrate, they're giving you the chance to win an iPad!


3 Best of British Jubilee stitching ideas


Our Jubilee street party continues with this round up of 3 of the best Cool Britannia stitching projects by Mollie Makes magazine... check out their favourite Jubilee stitching ideas!

We heart Mollie

 We can't believe it's been a whole year since Mollie Makes magazine hit the shops for the very first time! This week they're celebrating their first birthday - we know as we spied the team celebrating with birthday cupcakes earlier today :-)

Sneak a peak inside Mollie's birthday issue with this digital sampler - or if, like us, you do love to treasure the magazine itself - it's on sale in shops now, complete with a TRULY SCRUMPTIOUS book of DIY wedding ideas.

And if you're feeling nostalgic, you can download issue 1 free in the Mollie Makes app for iphones and ipads... cool eh?

Free birthday treats from our mag chums!

We're lucky to work alongside some fantastic craft magazines here at The Making Spot HQ, and we're thrilled that three of them are celebrating special anniversaries this year! Read on to find out more...