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Creativation 2018: The Trends from Phoenix [Sara Naumann]

Creativation 2018: The Trends from Phoenix [Sara Naumann]

Imagine aisles of craft supplies, booths packed with fresh new designs and product releases…complete with demos, and the chance to connect with the companies who create all the craft supplies we love to use. That’s Creativation in Phoenix, Arizona—the trade show for the craft and […]

Create and Craft Win Record Number of Awards This Year!

Create and Craft Win Record Number of Awards This Year!

We’ve been biting our nails for weeks waiting for the results to come in… and now they’re here, and we couldn’t be happier to share the news with you all! More than 26,000 readers of Crafts Beautiful and PaperCrafter Magazine cast their votes in 2017’s […]

Our Favourite Words of Wisdom From Winnie The Pooh

Our Favourite Words of Wisdom From Winnie The Pooh

Did you know that January 18th is none other than Winnie the Pooh Day? That’s right – our favourite honey-loving bear, who first stole our hearts in 1926, is celebrated every year on the 18th January. And it’s not just because we could all use cheering […]

Top 10 Sewing Kits January 2018

Top 10 Sewing Kits January 2018

I have to say, searching through our range of sewing kits to find the best picks for you has to be one of the most joyous times of the month for me. The designs we have this month are simply divine; in January you can […]

The Pitch: Could You Have the Next Big Craft Idea?

The Pitch: Could You Have the Next Big Craft Idea?

“The Pitch” is our global search for the next big thing to hit the crafting industry. Whether you have a fresh and innovative craft product idea, you own a small business start-up, you’re an entrepreneur, or you already have a popular craft brand, we want to […]

10 Reasons to Follow Us On Pinterest

10 Reasons to Follow Us On Pinterest

Pinterest seems to be getting more and more popular as the years go on. It’s a fantastic resource for crafting ideas, inspiration and eye-candy, so we feel right at home! The social media site’s main pull is its use of beautiful feature images, making scrolling […]

8 Ways to Make Your Crafting More Eco-Friendly

8 Ways to Make Your Crafting More Eco-Friendly

The world can be a worrying place. Shockingly, 92% of the world’s population live in an area where air pollution exceeds safe quantities. Instead of destroying the planet, we should be protecting it. There are ways that we can live happily and to our fullest, all the […]

Mich Turner’s Afternoon Tea Blog

Mich Turner’s Afternoon Tea Blog

National Tea Day is on the 21st April 2017 and celebrates British tea – the nation’s favourite beverage! Now in its third year, the awareness day’s date has been selected to coincide with the Queen’s birthday. Really, it makes sense to do so! Mich Turner is known […]

The Creme de la Creme of Television – Episode 2

The Creme de la Creme of Television – Episode 2

Last week saw fierce competition in the Creme de la Creme kitchen, spurring on loud opinions all over social media. This week, the program is back with three more teams of pastry chefs who are ready to knock the socks off the judges. If you’d […]

The Creme de la Creme of Television – Episode 1

The Creme de la Creme of Television – Episode 1

Bake Off Creme de la Creme is returning to our screens on Tuesday – and we’re super excited about it! This professional take on its amateur predecessor really is the cream of the cream; we’ve got a fast-paced competition format, the steely judges, and the unfortunate probability […]

Is Crafting the Secret to a Happier Life?

Is Crafting the Secret to a Happier Life?

To celebrate the International Day of Happiness, we want to recognise what really makes us happy. Some of the happiest moments for a lot of us is when we’re crafting. That goes for crafties here and across the world! Crafting is an extremely beneficial hobby and, […]

Reasons To Attend #CraftingLive – Doncaster

Reasons To Attend #CraftingLive – Doncaster

We know you;ve been busy entering our Facebook and Twitter competitions for our Doncaster ticket giveaways, however we just wanted to remind you of the fab reasons you should attend #CraftingLive – Doncaster!

Craftie Wish List

Craftie Wish List

We’ve been very busy lately, Crafties! As always we’re working hard to bring you fun, exciting and innovative products to our shows and website. We’ve selected some of our top picks launching lately and compiled them into a fun wish list. We hope you love […]

Why You Should Be Flying Club Class

Why You Should Be Flying Club Class

There has never been a better time to join our Members Club! If you’re not already flying Club Class with Create and Craft then now is the best time to join! We have an entire week dedicated to getting our Club members the best offers. […]

The Accuquilt GO! Big

The Accuquilt GO! Big

Woo hoo! We’re proud to say we’re the first and only retailer in the UK to offer the BEST quilting machine in the market – the Accuquilt GO! Big, with total UK exclusivity of this brilliant, must-have machine.