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Halloween

DIY Moon Mirror: Create Galactic Home Decor

DIY Moon Mirror: Create Galactic Home Decor

Bask in the silver glow of the moon all day long – by transforming a mirror into a spectacular lunar showpiece! Scour second-hand shops for a circular mirror and bring it back to life with just a few materials, and a little help from Penelope […]

Easy DIY Halloween Decorations: Ghoulishly Good Ghosts

Easy DIY Halloween Decorations: Ghoulishly Good Ghosts

Halloween is creeping ever closer, so now’s the perfect time to consider some quick and simple ways to add a few spooky finishing touches to your home decor in time for October 31st. These super easy DIY Halloween decorations are perfect for draping over mirrors, […]

Leave Treats At The Gate This Halloween!

Leave Treats At The Gate This Halloween!

Looking for crafty ideas to help you enjoy a more socially distanced Halloween this year? Let little ghouls and goblins take treats at the gate this Halloween, with this cute Venus Fly Trap Pumpkin! Simply filly his mouth with sweets, and passing trick or treaters […]

Halloween at Home: Movie Night Popcorn Box

Halloween at Home: Movie Night Popcorn Box

Halloween may be a little different to normal this year, but that doesn’t mean we can’t provide the kids with some frightfully good fun. Instead of spending the night out trick or treating, why not get snuggled up indoors for a Halloween at home, and […]

DIY Lunar Home Decor: Moon Phases For Kids

DIY Lunar Home Decor: Moon Phases For Kids

This fantastic clay project is a great way to explore moon phases for kids. Let them enjoy getting creative with clay and paints, as they capture the magic of the waxing and waning moon, with this delightful DIY moon wall hanging, that pays homage to […]

Autumn Craft Ideas With A Difference: Pack a Punch With Metallic Paint

Autumn Craft Ideas With A Difference: Pack a Punch With Metallic Paint

Need some quick and easy ideas for adding gorgeous autumnal glam to your home decor? Say no more – we’ve got you covered with four super-simple yet super-effective autumn craft ideas from the talented Penelope Quinn. Check out how she uses metallic paint to transform […]

Frighteningly Fabulous Halloween Crochet Coasters!

Frighteningly Fabulous Halloween Crochet Coasters!

Here’s a frighteningly fabulous way to add a spooky touch to your home decor this October – Halloween crochet coasters! These ghoulish little ghosts will be the talk of your Halloween party, impressing guests AND saving your furniture from drink spills all at the same […]

Witchy Watercolour Ideas: Paint the Perfect Potion!

Witchy Watercolour Ideas: Paint the Perfect Potion!

Painting with watercolour is a fantastic way to indulge your creative side – the effects can be truly stunning, and with a little practise and a few top tips from the talented Katherine Coyle under your belt, it’s really not difficult to get to grips […]

DIY Paper Pumpkins: Halloween Decorations to Scream About!

DIY Paper Pumpkins: Halloween Decorations to Scream About!

Carla Bagshaw’s Paper Pumpkins are adorable little decorations that make a boo-tiful addition to Halloween parties or ‘haunted’ houses. Craft your paper pumpkins in traditional orange or get creative and mix up the colours – there’s so much fun to be had with these DIY […]

DIY Halloween Treat Bag

DIY Halloween Treat Bag

Halloween is just around the corner, and what better way to get the little ones prepared and excited for their big night of trick or treating than with this Halloween Treat Bag project? Bernadette Wainwright’s step-by-step tutorial is super easy to follow, even the kids […]

Sarah Cawood’s Crafty Halloween Tree

Sarah Cawood’s Crafty Halloween Tree

If, like us, you love all things Halloween (it’s such a crafty time of year, after all!) then you’ll just love Sarah Cawood’s latest creative endeavour… DIY Halloween decorations to die for! If you’ve followed Sarah’s crafty journey so far, you’ll remember that in spring […]

No-Sew Halloween: Make Our Easy Bat Costume!

No-Sew Halloween: Make Our Easy Bat Costume!

Looking for quick and easy Halloween costume ideas… but have no idea what you’re doing when it comes to sewing? Fear not! At Create and Craft we are big believers in the handmade costume – but we fully appreciate that not everyone can sew! Which […]

Five Awesome Halloween Pumpkin Ideas (No Carving Required!)

Five Awesome Halloween Pumpkin Ideas (No Carving Required!)

If you’re looking for creative ways to get crafty this Halloween, then we’ve a showstopper of a project for you from the fabulous Lou Collins! This fantastic pumpkin decorating technique means you’ll never have to so much as look at a carving knife, let alone […]

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, […]

How to Make a Halloween Bat Decoration in 15 Minutes [FREE Template]

How to Make a Halloween Bat Decoration in 15 Minutes [FREE Template]

Many of us leave making Halloween decorations until the last minute. Somehow, the big day always manages to creep up on us – no pun intended! But whether you’re throwing a Halloween bash or you’re expecting a swarm of trick or treaters, your house should […]