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Super Easy (+ Super Cute!) Crochet Earphone Pouch

Super Easy (+ Super Cute!) Crochet Earphone Pouch

Make a crochet earphone pouch with a difference, thanks to this super cute pattern from the clever Mandy Cameron! Perfect for keeping wires bundled neatly and ensuring your earphones are always easy to locate in your bag, this fun little accessory is as useful as […]

Crochet Boot Cuffs: Upgrade Your Favourite Footwear!

Crochet Boot Cuffs: Upgrade Your Favourite Footwear!

There’s nothing like a warm and cosy pair of winter boots when the weather is frightful outside during the colder months… but now there’s no need to forsake your favourite footwear! Instead, simply breath new life into those beautiful boots you already own, with our […]

Dr Suzanne Zeedyk: 5 Ways Craft Can Boost Your Child’s Development

Dr Suzanne Zeedyk: 5 Ways Craft Can Boost Your Child’s Development

At Create and Craft, we’ve always been firm believers in the importance of creativity. We all know that crafting is a fantastic way to explore our imaginative abilities, exercise a little playfulness and help encourage us to relax and unwind – but is there more […]

A Roarsome Baby Crochet Headband Pattern!

A Roarsome Baby Crochet Headband Pattern!

Whether you’re welcoming a little lion cub into the world, or making a gift for someone else to enjoy, we think this adorable little headband is the perfect fit for a roarsome baby gift! Complete with a cute set of ears and wild crochet mane, […]

Mindfulness Art Activities: Watercolour for Wellness

Mindfulness Art Activities: Watercolour for Wellness

When looking for ways to manage our anxiety during stressful or uncertain times, seeking solace in activities designed to quieten the mind and focus the attention on enjoying the moment, like art, are a fantastic way to explore mindfulness. With this in mind, we asked […]

Watercolour Dog Tutorial: A Lesson with Kathryn Coyle

Watercolour Dog Tutorial: A Lesson with Kathryn Coyle

Whether you’re new to watercolour painting or just looking for a little inspiration, Kathryn Coyle’s beautiful watercolour Labrador is a fantastic project to experiment with! You could choose to recreate Kathryn’s Labrador design, or adapt the watercolour dog tutorial to commemorate your own four-legged friend; […]

Painting For Beginners: Step-by-Step Watercolour Rose

Painting For Beginners: Step-by-Step Watercolour Rose

Whether you’re new to watercolour painting or just looking for a little inspiration, Kathryn Coyle’s watercolour rose is a great beginner project that’s sure to inspire your creativity. It’s loads of fun to create and looks beautiful on canvas or card, so you can bring […]

How to Crochet a Heart Hanger: Easy Home Decor!

How to Crochet a Heart Hanger: Easy Home Decor!

Here’s a gorgeous crochet project we’ve fallen in love with at Create and Craft. A beautiful way to add lovehearts to your home in time for Valentine’s Day, add a pretty decoration to a nursery or bedroom, or even give a heartfelt gift to a […]

Watercolour Christmas Cards: Creative Ideas For Christmas Cardmaking

Watercolour Christmas Cards: Creative Ideas For Christmas Cardmaking

If you’re looking for creative Christmas cardmaking ideas for the festive period this year, then you won’t want to miss Kathryn Coyle’s beautiful watercolour Christmas cards! We tasked the incredibly talented Kathryn Coyle to create some beautiful watercolour designs with a festive feel, that would […]

The Dog Sewing Pattern Your Best Friend Will Adore You For!

The Dog Sewing Pattern Your Best Friend Will Adore You For!

Need another excuse to get the sewing machine out? What about a dog sewing pattern that your four-legged friend can curl up in once complete, and snore the afternoon away whilst you craft? This DIY dog bed is the perfect sewing project! After all, your […]

Crochet Pumpkin Basket: Perfect for Your Halloween Haul!

Crochet Pumpkin Basket: Perfect for Your Halloween Haul!

It’s time to prepare your little trick or treater for a night of doorstep-hopping in the name of Halloween – and what better way for them to store their Halloween haul, than in this creepy crochet pumpkin?! Alternatively, if you’ve no mini goblins in residence, […]

DIY Journal Pouch: Store Your Supplies With Your Journal

DIY Journal Pouch: Store Your Supplies With Your Journal

Bullet journaling has taken the world by storm, and more of us than ever before have taken to journaling as a method of mindfulness, creativity…. and fun! So to make journaling on-the-go even easier, the fantastic Debbie Shore has created this gorgeous little journal pouch, […]

ScanNCut SDX1200 – Ultimate Review

ScanNCut SDX1200 – Ultimate Review

The review you’ve all been waiting for is finally here! We asked the wonderful Mel Heaton to put the ScannCut SDX1200 through its paces, and share her thoughts on this incredible new die cutting machine. New to the world of die cutting? Check out our […]

Tree of Life Wire Wrap Tutorial: Create a Stunning Gemstone Necklace

Tree of Life Wire Wrap Tutorial: Create a Stunning Gemstone Necklace

Strength, power, beauty, growth…. the Tree of Life is a positive, and meaningful symbol that spans many cultures… So there’s little wonder that this gorgeous design is such an incredibly popular focal point of so many jewellery pieces today! This week our jewellery expert, Sarah […]

Debbie Shore’s DIY Picnic Blanket… With a Difference!

Debbie Shore’s DIY Picnic Blanket… With a Difference!

Perfect for beginners and pro-sewers alike, this fun DIY picnic blanket is a must-sew project for mums everywhere! Not only does it make picnicing super easy with detachable washable placemats, but it can double up as a gorgeous playmat too… plus the handy carry handle […]