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Easy Cakes to Make at Home: Baking Unboxed!

Easy Cakes to Make at Home: Baking Unboxed!

Every year, as soon as The Great British Bake Off hits our screens, those of who know what we’re doing in the kitchen are inspired to throw on our aprons and whip up sponges, brownies, cupcakes and more… whilst the rest of us watch in […]

Halloween Party Food: 6 Spooktacular Halloween Recipes

Halloween Party Food: 6 Spooktacular Halloween Recipes

Planning on conjuring up some terrifyingly terrific Halloween Party Food this October 31st? Whether you’re hosting your own spooky soiree or simply preparing for the annual barrage of trick-or-treaters, these Halloween recipes are perfect for serving up to ghosts and goblins alike in your very […]

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 […]

Summer Crafting Ideas For Kids

Summer Crafting Ideas For Kids

With the summer holidays just around the corner, we’ve put together a selection of fun and easy craft ideas for kids that will keep the whole family entertained, even on those inevitable rainy days! Check out our craft ideas for kids to inspire your children’s […]

Our Pick of Unicorn-Themed Crafting

Our Pick of Unicorn-Themed Crafting

Unicorns are still a big hit with everyone… so we thought it was about time we collated our favourite (and most fantastic!) unicorn-themed crafts, projects and patterns at Create and Craft for you to get stuck into. Whether you’re a baker, a sewing enthusiast, a […]

You Batter Believe It! Incredible Doughnut Illusion Cake [+ Video]

You Batter Believe It! Incredible Doughnut Illusion Cake [+ Video]

What are illusion cakes? These fantastic cakes fall within a simply gorgeous bracket of baking – one in which your cake takes on the spectacular appearance of another object entirely! Blurring the lines between realism and fantasy, illusion cakes are designed to defy our expectations […]

Donut Worry, It’s National Doughnut Week! [Recipes]

Donut Worry, It’s National Doughnut Week! [Recipes]

National Doughnut Week was set up not only to celebrate one of the greatest baked doughlights the world has seen, but also for bakeries to raise money for charity. But why doughnuts? In recent years, the demand for this delicious fried confectionary has soared. They’re a great […]

Farm Animal Cupcakes – Mich Turner’s Easter Holiday Treat!

Farm Animal Cupcakes – Mich Turner’s Easter Holiday Treat!

Not that we ever needed an excuse to get baking… but the Easter holidays are now upon us, and if you have miniature crafters at home, you may be searching for creative ways to keep the kids busy! Well look no further – these adorable […]

Mich Turner’s Tempting Easter Biscuits

Mich Turner’s Tempting Easter Biscuits

Whether you’ll be entertaining friends this weekend, or simply making the most of the bank holiday and spending some quality time with the family, we’ve a way to make it even more special… these fantastic Easter biscuits! Another treat from the incredibly talented Mich Turner, […]

Easter Egg Cake Ideas: Discover What’s Inside This Eggstraordinary Treat!

Easter Egg Cake Ideas: Discover What’s Inside This Eggstraordinary Treat!

This stunning Easter ‘cake’ packs a seriously tasty surprise… underneath all that stunning icing, this delicous treat from the fabulous Mich Turner is packed with Maltesers, Mini Eggs, marshmallows, biscuits, and chocolate! A fantastic way to spoil the family this Easter, we think this is […]

See in the Spring With a Mich Turner Mother’s Day Treat

See in the Spring With a Mich Turner Mother’s Day Treat

There’s no tastier way to say ‘Happy Mother’s Day’ this year, than by indulging your sweet tooth with this sensational springtime bake from the incredibly talented Mich Turner! Read on to discover why baking is a renowned Mother’s Day tradition, and exactly what goes into […]

All You Need Is Love… And Cake!  – A Mich Turner Masterpiece

All You Need Is Love… And Cake! – A Mich Turner Masterpiece

Valentine’s Day is the perfect occasion to declare your undying love with a specially baked and decorated cake. Flowers and chocolates are an easy go-to… but to make and bake your own cake shows love, devotion and commitment! So how do you create something bold, […]

Make It A Burns Night To Remember: Your Guide To The Perfect Celebration

Make It A Burns Night To Remember: Your Guide To The Perfect Celebration

Whether you’re Scottish or not, celebrating Burns Night can be a whole heap of fun if you’re looking for a worthy excuse to get friends and family together in January… as long as everyone’s up for a little poetry, haggis and whisky of course!

Baking Trends 2018: Velvet Illusion Succulent Cake

Baking Trends 2018: Velvet Illusion Succulent Cake

I love gold at New Year and was very tempted to have a gold cake, but I decided to just add elegant and chic gold accents. I loved creating this cake; it’s one of my favourites so far! I experimented with colour and fell in […]

How to Decorate a Snowflake-Inspired Cake

How to Decorate a Snowflake-Inspired Cake

So it’s that time of year again. The snow has been falling and you’d rather warm up inside, so there’s no better opportunity to show off your cake decorating skills to all the family! I’ve made hundreds of Christmas cakes of all shapes and sizes, but I wanted […]