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Mother’s Day

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: DIY Mother’s Day Bracelet and Gift Card Idea

Gifting Made Gorgeous: DIY Mother’s Day Bracelet and Gift Card Idea

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 Pattern]

How To Make a Crochet Rose [FREE 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 […]

Sarah Cawood Gets Creative For Mother’s Day

Sarah Cawood Gets Creative For Mother’s Day

As you know, at Create and Craft we are always VERY excited to welcome a new crafter aboard the team, so it gives us great pleasure to introduce you to the lovely Sarah Cawood! Better known for her television work, Sarah now has two crafty […]

Stunning Spring Planters: The Perfect Way To Give Flowers to Mum

Stunning Spring Planters: The Perfect Way To Give Flowers to Mum

Despite the recent return of incredibly wintry weather, spring is – believe it or not – definitely still on its way! And with it, our gardens will soon be springing back into action… which is why Wendy Turner Webster’s Mother’s Day project couldn’t be more […]

How To Make A Handmade Notebook – Julie Peasgood

How To Make A Handmade Notebook – Julie Peasgood

Compulsive list-maker and Crafty Beggar, Julie Peasgood, takes you through how to make your own notebook in this fantastic tutorial. A great gift idea for Mother’s Day, you could select a bold print fabric you know she’d love, and make it the perfect size to […]