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How to Bullet Journal: The Beginner’s Guide

How to Bullet Journal: The Beginner’s Guide

Stationery enthusiasts and planning fanatics alike are all going crazy over the hottest trend in journaling now: the bullet journal. But what is a bullet journal, and why all the fuss? If you’re keen to learn all about this revolutionary way to organise your time, […]

Family Tree Picture: Create A Gorgeous Papercraft Wall Hanging

Family Tree Picture: Create A Gorgeous Papercraft Wall Hanging

What better way to celebrate the family, than with a gorgeous wall hanging, featuring an impressive tree as the focal point, embellished with the names of your loved ones! A bespoke family tree picture makes for a fantastic way to enhance your own home decor, […]

Sew Your Own Halloween Witch Decoration: A Debbie Shore Tutorial

Sew Your Own Halloween Witch Decoration: A Debbie Shore Tutorial

This Halloween, why not put your sewing skills to the test, with this fantastic Halloween witch decoration sewing project from the fabulous Debbie Shore? This wonderfully creative witch doll is as colourful as she is creepy, and would look fantastic sat beside this year’s pumpkin, or nestled on a windowsill nearby! This spooky witch with her knobbly nose, single tooth, warts, and evil glare still has a flair for fashion with her stripy tights and lace-up boots! She’s made entirely from felt, making her super easy to sew. She can even be sewn by hand if you don’t have a sewing machine!

Check out Debbie Shore’s step-by-step instructions below, and create your own cackling Witchy Long Legs in time for Halloween!

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Have Your Herd the News? It’s National Wool Week!

Have Your Herd the News? It’s National Wool Week!

Natural, renewable, breathable, insulating… we could go on and on, but we know ewe don’t need convincing just how fantastic wool is – especially during National Wool Week! This super-snug material has been massively appreciated by mankind since the Stone Age, and what better way […]

DIY Halloween Crafts: Make Your Own Halloween Jars!

DIY Halloween Crafts: Make Your Own Halloween Jars!

Whether you’re throwing a big Halloween party, or just after ideas on how to add some frighteningly good Halloween decor to your doorstop this year, these fantastic DIY Halloween jars are just the ticket. Created by none other than our fabulously crafty Sarah Cawood (with […]

The 13 Best Fall Wreaths For Your Front Door

The 13 Best Fall Wreaths For Your Front Door

You know you’re a true crafter when you embrace absolutely any excuse to get creative with your home decor… which is why we always get super excited at this time of year! When the weather starts to cool and the leaves begin to fall, it’s time to start hunting for some fall wreath inspiration! This year, we thought we’d take the hard work out of trawling the web for fall wreath ideas, and accumulate all the very best fall wreaths right here for you to have a good look through, and be inspired by! Check out our favourite 13 fall wreaths below, and decide exactly how you plan to decorate your own front door this autumn!

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Crafty Pumpkin Carving Templates [ Free Printables!]

Crafty Pumpkin Carving Templates [ Free Printables!]

Whether you’re going all-out this Halloween and throwing a haunted house party, or you just want to set the scene for this year’s trick-or-treating troops, don’t do anything until you’ve read this article! We know you won’t want to sink your knife into this year’s […]

Top 10 Cardmaking Kits October 2018

Top 10 Cardmaking Kits October 2018

This month we’ve a simply spectacular line-up of cardmaking kits for you, perfectly placed to take you from the hazy days of summer, through the spooktacular month of October, and ready to hit the winter months ahead with your festive cardmaking well and truly on […]

Hot Foil Stamping Machine For Crafters: GoPress and Foil

Hot Foil Stamping Machine For Crafters: GoPress and Foil

Hot foil stamping is the process of combining pressure and heat in order to add gorgeous shining metallic lettering and other designs to a range of craft projects, including gift tags, ribbons, card fronts, chipboard shapes and so much more! Sound complicated? The good news is, it really doesn’t have to be, thanks to the fantastic GoPress and Foil Machine from Couture Creations. This super hot foil stamping machine has been cleverly designed so that it can be used with most popular die-cutting machines, enabling you to transform your crafting projects with endless possibilities, from hot foiling to letter pressing!

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Essential Knitting and Crochet Supplies for Autumn/Winter 2018

Essential Knitting and Crochet Supplies for Autumn/Winter 2018

Summer has been fabulous, but there’s no denying it… winter is coming! And with it, the irresistible urge to snuggle up under the biggest quilt available, with a mug of something hot nearby, and a crafty project on your lap to get stuck into. And […]

Pom Pom Perfection: How To Make Pom Poms The Easy Way – And What You Can Do With Them!

Pom Pom Perfection: How To Make Pom Poms The Easy Way – And What You Can Do With Them!

At Create and Craft we are big fans of the humble pom pom – is there any other crafty make that is so simple to create… yet can be used in so many wonderful ways?! And if you’re yet to have discovered the secret to […]

DIY Vintage Wedding Stationery: How To Achieve A Trendy Rustic Vibe With Minimum Effort

DIY Vintage Wedding Stationery: How To Achieve A Trendy Rustic Vibe With Minimum Effort

When it comes to getting hitched, Pinterest and craft blogs are every bride’s best friend these days. Why? Because creativity is such a big part of the process… and therefore so is inspiration! And at Create and Craft, we take inspiration very seriously… which is why we couldn’t wait to share this gorgeous kraft wedding menu project with you! If you’re planning a vintage wedding, and need to know how to add a trendy rustic vibe to your stationery, then this is the project for you. Check out Vikki Gorham’s kraft wedding stationery project below, and discover how a stack of kraft card and some careful snipping will enable you to create a simple yet beautiful set of wedding stationery that will have guests grinning before the canapes come out!

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Easy Autumn Crafts: The Season To Cuddle Up And Get Creative

Easy Autumn Crafts: The Season To Cuddle Up And Get Creative

There’s something about the onset of autumn that really gets our creative juices flowing. Perhaps it’s because we’ve spent all summer long outside and we’re now itching to get back at the craft table, or simply that the shorter evenings are leaving us craving a […]

Embroidery for Beginners: How to Embroider Letters [+ FREE Template!]

Embroidery for Beginners: How to Embroider Letters [+ FREE Template!]

If you read our earlier post on embroidery and how to get started, and now you want more… then you’ve come to the right place! If you’re keen to learn how to embroider letters, then read  on to discover exactly how to master a number […]

Create Your Own Colourful Crochet Coasters

Create Your Own Colourful Crochet Coasters

As soon as Autumn hits, we think it’s only right that we draw your crafty attention to all things soft and snug – but soft and snug needn’t just be reserved for fashion and blankets! If you fancy yourself handy with a crochet hook (or even if you’re a newbie to crochet!) then you’ll just love these gorgeous crochet coasters! And the good news? Not only are they a gorgeous way to add a little comfort and vibrancy to your home decor this autumn, but they’re pretty straightforward to make, too!

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As soon as Autumn hits, we think it’s only right that we draw your crafty attention to all things soft and snug – but soft and snug needn’t just be reserved for fashion and blankets! If you fancy yourself handy with a crochet hook (or even if you’re a newbie to crochet!) then you’ll just love these gorgeous crochet coasters! And the good news? Not only are they a gorgeous way to add a little comfort and vibrancy to your home decor this autumn, but they’re pretty straightforward to make, too!

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