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Birthday

Inspired by Nature: Sara Naumann’s Garden Birthday Card

Inspired by Nature: Sara Naumann’s Garden Birthday Card

If you’re a fan of the Couture paper-piecing designs, you’ll love this new collection inspired by nature. Perfect for crafting for green-fingered garden enthusiasts, this pretty die collection enables you to build upon basic garden-themed backgrounds with pretty embellishments and eye-catching details. Create bespoke designs […]

Shine Bright: More Crafty Ways To Brighten Up Your World!

Shine Bright: More Crafty Ways To Brighten Up Your World!

Our 15th birthday is all about illumination – the days are getting lighter and longer, and we want to celebrate this fantastic time of year by brightening up your crafting world! So we asked our crafty contribution team to put together an array of dazzling […]

Mich Turner’s Birthday Treat: Happy 15th Birthday Create and Craft!

Mich Turner’s Birthday Treat: Happy 15th Birthday Create and Craft!

That’s right – the event of the year is coming to your TV screens, as we celebrate our 15th Birthday! In true Create and Craft style, we’ll be celebrating all week long, with plenty of brand new craft goodies for you to fill your party […]

Joanna Sheen’s Marjolein Bastin Card

Joanna Sheen’s Marjolein Bastin Card

Marjolein Bastin is a Dutch artist who specialises in painting the most gorgeous images of nature. She creates everything from cheeky squirrels and beautiful birds, to simply stunning flowers. I freely admit that I’m certainly a little biased, as flowers are my first love! But […]

On Your Special Day: A Card For The Occasion

On Your Special Day: A Card For The Occasion

Our lives are wonderfully punctuated by special events! Whether they are our own, or those of our friends and family, a handmade card can be a lovely way to mark those celebrations, and show how much we care. This bold and beautiful card from Carley […]

Charlotte Newland’s Happy Birthday Bunting

Charlotte Newland’s Happy Birthday Bunting

“Bunting adds the perfect handmade touch to a birthday party, and with this tutorial, you can make your very own colourful bunting that will last forever!” – Charlotte Newland

Mich Turner’s Carnival Birthday Cake

Mich Turner’s Carnival Birthday Cake

“It is always exciting to receive a brief for a special celebration, and Create and Craft’s Birthday was no exception. I was asked if I would be willing and available to create a special cake for the Create and Craft birthday week. It has been […]

Wendy Turner Webster’s Personalised Birthday Bunting

Wendy Turner Webster’s Personalised Birthday Bunting

“My son Jack is 18 later this year and I thought I’d get ahead of the game with some personalised ‘Birthday Bunting’! Create and Craft’s birthday celebrations inspired me to break open the THREADS Printable Fabric Paper and surf my computer files for some favourite […]

Sarah Millsop’s Crystal Carnival Bow Tie Choker

Sarah Millsop’s Crystal Carnival Bow Tie Choker

“This is such a fun and simple project to create. It’s great for dress up and embellishing costumes, plus it’s super on-trend with a plush choker finish!” – Sarah Millsop

Sarah Hurley’s Birthday Pop-Up Carnival Box Card

Sarah Hurley’s Birthday Pop-Up Carnival Box Card

“For Create and Craft‘s birthday, I wanted to do something special for them, so I created them their own Carnival Pop-Up Box Card – which you can print out and make yourself! It also folds flat for you to pop into an envelope and send […]

Julie Peasgood’s Pincushion Birthday Cupcakes

Julie Peasgood’s Pincushion Birthday Cupcakes

“When I first started thinking how best to celebrate Create and Craft‘s Birthday, I wanted to make a cake – but obviously not the amazing kind that the fabulous Mich Turner does, better than anyone! Instead, I came up with the idea of Pincushion Birthday […]

Sarah Hurley’s Birthday Pom-Pom Banner

Sarah Hurley’s Birthday Pom-Pom Banner

“To use up some leftover wool pom-poms from making my earlier party hats (see the tutorial here!) I decided to make a colourful party banner. To make it more colourful and match my party hats, I made some cute paper pompoms to go in between.” […]

Sarah Millsop’s Beaded Birthday Cake Card Topper

Sarah Millsop’s Beaded Birthday Cake Card Topper

“This project will teach you how to square stitch with seed beads. This type of weave gives the finish and appearance of beadwork formed on a loom. As it’s done by hand, intricate and multi-layered patterns are a lot easier to create. You can use […]

Sarah Hurley’s Birthday Party Hats

Sarah Hurley’s Birthday Party Hats

“For this project, I used the We Are Memory Keepers Party Punchboard, making it quick and simple to whip up a bunch of Birthday Party Hats in no time at all!” – Sarah Hurley

Cassie Brown’s Create & Craft Birthday Cake

Cassie Brown’s Create & Craft Birthday Cake

“I was asked to come up with a birthday cake to celebrate Create and Craft‘s Birthday, but I had my work cut out! As there are so many things that I could’ve done, I was wondering where to even start. My biggest problem was that […]