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Exploring the World of STEM with Learning Resources

Exploring the World of STEM with Learning Resources

Here at Create and Craft HQ we are SO excited about the fact that we are bringing in a whole host of STEM educational toys from the brilliant Learning Resources, that we couldn’t resist getting our hands on a few of them and trying them […]

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 […]

How To Make A Fantastic Fox Ears Headband

How To Make A Fantastic Fox Ears Headband

Here at Create and Craft, we’re all about encouraging imagination and creativity – whether that be through fancy dress, fairy gardens, or anything crafty in between! So we think this latest fantastic felt project from the talented Becky Cole is a must-make for anyone who […]

Forest Craft Inspiration + Free Printables!

Forest Craft Inspiration + Free Printables!

As summer slides into autumn, looking for new ways to keep the kids excited about nature is key… and when it’s too cool for paddling pools and beaches, here’s how you can encourage them to don their wellies and go on a forest craft scavenger […]

Shrink Plastic DIY Jewellery: Craft Your Own Look!

Shrink Plastic DIY Jewellery: Craft Your Own Look!

Shrink plastic is the truly magical crafting ingredient that everyone needs to have a play with at some point in their crafting adventure. Warning – this craft is highly addictive! Here, Penelope Quinn shows you how you can use shrink plastic to create your own […]

Lunchbox Notes for Kids: Ideas to Brighten Their Day!

Lunchbox Notes for Kids: Ideas to Brighten Their Day!

Going back to school, or starting school, might be daunting for the little people in your life – it’s a big change after a long break. Having a little message from home in their lunchbox could make all the difference, which is why we love […]

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 […]

DIY Diffuser Necklace: Crafting Comfort and Calm

DIY Diffuser Necklace: Crafting Comfort and Calm

Penelope Quinn’s latest project is a fantastic one to get the kids involved in whilst they’re waiting to head back to school. This DIY diffuser necklace tutorial takes you step-by-step through how to create this piece of handcrafted jewellery that’s not only pretty to wear, […]

Indoor Camping: Creative Play with our Felt Campfire

Indoor Camping: Creative Play with our Felt Campfire

If you don’t plan to travel this year, that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a little bit of holiday magic at home with the little ones – we’ve got some awesome indoor camping ideas that will help you bring the excitement of the campsite to […]

Milk Carton Bird Feeder: Upcycling for the Garden!

Milk Carton Bird Feeder: Upcycling for the Garden!

If you’re looking for an easy way to bring birdsong into your garden without the hefty pricetag of a bird table, then we’ve the perfect solution – especially if you’re a savvy upcycler! This DIY milk carton bird feeder is not only a fantastic way […]

DIY Kids Teepee: A No-Sew Tutorial

DIY Kids Teepee: A No-Sew Tutorial

Make your children (or pets!) the ultimate nook to get comfy and chill out in this summer, with this awesome DIY kids teepee project you can create at home. Great for use outdoors or in, you can use materials you already have in the back […]

Quiet Book Tutorial: A Mummy Must-Have!

Quiet Book Tutorial: A Mummy Must-Have!

Some people call these quiet books, others call them busy books… whatever you like to label them, these beautiful little projects are a must-have for tired mums and inquisitive toddlers! Not only does this interactive activity provide young children with a fun way to develop […]

Quick and Easy Rainbow Keyrings to Make at Home!

Quick and Easy Rainbow Keyrings to Make at Home!

These colourful  rainbow keyrings are the perfect project to get the kids excited about going back to school! Easy to make at home with just a handful of craft stash supplies and no sewing expertise whatsoever, these fun little designs can be added to school […]

Create a DIY Fairy House for the Garden!

Create a DIY Fairy House for the Garden!

Invite the fairies to play, with this whimsical little cottage, made with items you can find in your own back yard! This fantastic little fairy house for the garden is a great way to engage the kids’ imaginations, as well as enjoy an afternoon of […]

Nature Craft: How to Make a Paper Lantern

Nature Craft: How to Make a Paper Lantern

Looking for a clever way to add decor to your garden when it’s time to entertain outdoors? These pressed flower paper lanterns are the perfect finishing touch for a summer twilight soiree. Make a pretty paper lantern using blooms and leaves foraged from your own […]