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Mother’s Day

Quick and Easy Sewing Machine Cover Pattern: Perfect for Beginners!

Quick and Easy Sewing Machine Cover Pattern: Perfect for Beginners!

Love your sewing machine? Then why not show it some love with this gorgeous sewing machine cover project! Not only will it keep your machine safe and dust-free (as if we ever stop sewing long enough for dust to gather!) but it will also provide […]

Put Your Favourite Photo on Wood to Create a Treasured Keepsake!

Put Your Favourite Photo on Wood to Create a Treasured Keepsake!

This pretty project from Kelly Anne Jordan is a fantastic way to turn a favourite photo into a memento to treasure, or even a personalised gift for a loved one! Check out Kelly’s step-by-step instructions below, and learn how easy it is to display your […]

Needle Felting For Beginners: How To Make A Flower

Needle Felting For Beginners: How To Make A Flower

Needle felting is all the rage in the crafting world this year – and it’s easy to see why! This fantastic little craft enables you to create adorable little creatures, beautiful flowers, showstopping butterflies and more! The simple flower below is an easy beginners’ needle […]

Make Your Own Blossom Tree: Sarah Cawood’s Spring Home Decor

Make Your Own Blossom Tree: Sarah Cawood’s Spring Home Decor

Looking for a bright and beautiful way to freshen up your spring decor? This gorgeous blossom tree project from Sarah Cawood is the perfect way to celebrate spring! Check out her step-by-step instructions below on how you can turn an old branch from the garden […]

Gifting Made Gorgeous: Sarah Millsop’s Mother’s Day Bracelet and Gift Card

Gifting Made Gorgeous: Sarah Millsop’s Mother’s Day Bracelet and Gift Card

This fantastic project is a Mother’s Day must! Not only will our jewellery-expert, Sarah Millsop, guide you step-by-step through the process of creating this beautiful beaded bracelet, but she has a gorgeous way of presenting your finished gift too! This bracelet is made three times […]

How to Make a Paper Spring Wreath

How to Make a Paper Spring Wreath

The talented Carla Bagshaw is back with yet another papercraft project you’re bound to fall in love with! Handmade paper wreaths can be a fantastic alternative to real floral wreaths for so many reasons; they are cheap to make, you can swap and change the […]

Debbie Shore’s Personalised Cushion Project: Create a Family Keepsake!

Debbie Shore’s Personalised Cushion Project: Create a Family Keepsake!

Debbie Shore’s latest sewing project provides you with the perfect way to create a personalised gift for someone special… or simply add bespoke charm to your own front room! This pretty personalised cushion design features the whole family’s handprints…. including the dog! You could even […]

Debbie Shore’s DIY Fabric Hanging Hearts

Debbie Shore’s DIY Fabric Hanging Hearts

If you’re looking for a fantastic little sewing project you can dip in and out of whenever you get a spare 30 minutes, then these gorgeous fabric hanging hearts are a must! Quick and easy to create, not only will these hanging hearts enable you […]

Debbie Shore’s Personalised Letter Cushion Tutorial

Debbie Shore’s Personalised Letter Cushion Tutorial

We just love this sewing project from Debbie Shore – this gorgeous letter cushion is not only a fabulous way to add decor to bedrooms and nurseries, but it would also make a fantastic bespoke gift for so many occasions too! The letter ‘M’ makes […]

How to Make a Crochet Rose + Free Downloadable Pattern

How to Make a Crochet Rose + Free Downloadable Pattern

Looking for a quick and easy way to add delicate embellishment to your winter hat, scarf, shawl or blanket? Charlie Mumford has created a gorgeous crochet rose pattern which works up quickly, and enables you to create a whole bunch of crochet roses in no […]

Debbie Shore’s Vintage Apron Pattern

Debbie Shore’s Vintage Apron Pattern

Create your own beautiful vintage apron using this fantastic step-by-step sewing tutorial from Debbie Shore! Not only would this classic apron design brighten up every moment you spent in your own kitchen – but it would make a fantastic personalised gift for the baking fanatic […]

Family Tree Picture: Create A Gorgeous Papercraft Wall Hanging

Family Tree Picture: Create A Gorgeous Papercraft Wall Hanging

What better way to celebrate the family, than with a gorgeous wall hanging, featuring an impressive tree as the focal point, embellished with the names of your loved ones! A bespoke family tree picture makes for a fantastic way to enhance your own home decor, […]

How to Make a Gift Box: The Perfect Size For The Perfect Gift!

How to Make a Gift Box: The Perfect Size For The Perfect Gift!

Giving personalised gifts is a fantastic way to show you care – but what if you knew how to make a gift box as well as a gorgeous gift to go inside, so you could truly wow friends and family on those special occasions? The […]

Make A Handmade Scrapbook: The Perfect Way To Capture Your Memories!

Make A Handmade Scrapbook: The Perfect Way To Capture Your Memories!

At Create and Craft, our incredible Core Collection has been months in the making – and now that it’s here, we can’t wait to show you all the creative things you can do with it! When our crafty contributor Louise Dunbar received her Core Collection […]

A Wedding Season Must: How To Press Flowers

A Wedding Season Must: How To Press Flowers

As wonderful and magical as they are, weddings can be seriously expensive affairs. Dresses, cakes, venues, flowers… the list goes on, and none of it’s cheap! Which is why when it comes to crafting keepsakes from the big day – whether it was your own […]