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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 […]

Debbie Shore’s DIY Phone Charger Holder

Debbie Shore’s DIY Phone Charger Holder

We are forever charging our smartphones – so much so that, these days, it sometimes doesn’t seem worth unplugging the charger and putting it away! But this makes for a messy floor, with charger cables trailing from sockets when not in use, and phones that […]

Debbie Shore’s DIY Gardening Apron

Debbie Shore’s DIY Gardening Apron

Love your garden, but hate having to traipse back and forth from border to border to carry all your gardening tools around as you work? Then this DIY gardening apron is definitely the next sewing project you need to tackle! Not only does this stylish […]

Meet Ken Oliver – The Artist Behind Color Burst!

Meet Ken Oliver – The Artist Behind Color Burst!

Specialising in watercolour, mixed media art and papercrafting, Ken Oliver is an accomplished artist, and the creative mind behind the incredible Color Burst range. Having travelled the world, Ken finds his inspiration in the beauty of nature, which is apparent if you flick through the […]