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Layered Stamping: Add Dimension To Your Cardfronts

Layered Stamping: Add Dimension To Your Cardfronts

Love stamping, but looking for a quick and easy way to add a little extra dimension to flat designs? Louise Dunbar has the perfect layered stamping hack right here! This simple yet effective approach to creating card fronts that pack a little extra punch is […]

DIY Valentine’s Gift For Him: Sarah Cawood Gets Creative

DIY Valentine’s Gift For Him: Sarah Cawood Gets Creative

Men can be incredibly tricky to craft for, especially when it comes to Valentine’s Day. But if you’re looking for a creative way to show the special someone in your life just how much you adore him, then we’ve the perfect DIY Valentine’s gift for […]

Stamping Techniques: What Is Resist Stamping?

Stamping Techniques: What Is Resist Stamping?

Looking for an eye-catching way to breathe life into your stamping projects this year? Resist stamping might be the perfect technique for you! It’s an easy technique to master, and will make you look at your stamp stash in a completely different way. Essentially, the […]

Celebrate Chinese New Year The Crafty Way [Free Cardmaking Downloads!]

Celebrate Chinese New Year The Crafty Way [Free Cardmaking Downloads!]

Unlike our own New Year celebrations, the Chinese New Year is based on the lunar calendar. Chinese families will gather together for dinner on New Year’s Eve, and ensure their houses are well swept and cleaned, so there’s no bad fortune cluttering up the place […]

Paper Succulent Art: Free Templates Included!

Paper Succulent Art: Free Templates Included!

If you’re a fan of the super succulents trend that’s sweeping the nation, then you’ll love this latest papercraft project from the talented Carla Bagshaw. Including all the paper succulent templates you’ll need to create this stunning piece of wall art, this is the perfect project […]

Make Your Own Screen Printing Screens: Introducing MYOS From Screen Sensation!

Make Your Own Screen Printing Screens: Introducing MYOS From Screen Sensation!

Whether you’ve joined the home screen printing revolution or not, things are about to get a whole lot more awesome for crafters everywhere… Screen Sensations’ Make Your Own Screen Machine is here! Those of you who already have a screen printing kit at home will […]

Valentine’s Day Crafting Essentials

Valentine’s Day Crafting Essentials

What better excuse is there to get crafting than Valentine’s Day? Okay, we know it’s still a few weeks away… but if you want to knock the socks off someone special’s feet with your crafty efforts, then now’s the time to get creative! Have a […]

Birthday Card Organiser with FREE Printable Template!

Birthday Card Organiser with FREE Printable Template!

If your New Year’s resolution is to get more organised, then we’ve the perfect project for you: a DIY birthday card organiser! With a little crafty planning, you can start as you mean to go on this year, by getting organised ahead of the game. […]

How to Make a New Year Card: Celebrate The Year To Come!

How to Make a New Year Card: Celebrate The Year To Come!

Once all the festivities of Christmas itself have passed, there’s still plenty to celebrate… at Create and Craft we love to embrace ANY excuse to get crafting! Which is why we’re firm believers that season’s greetings needn’t be reserved for Christmas Day alone. Check out […]

ScanNCut SDX1200 – Ultimate Review

ScanNCut SDX1200 – Ultimate Review

The review you’ve all been waiting for is finally here! We asked the wonderful Mel Heaton to put the ScannCut SDX1200 through its paces, and share her thoughts on this incredible new die cutting machine. New to the world of die cutting? Check out our […]

Scrapbooking Ideas: 15 Ways To Make Scrapbook Pages More Interesting

Scrapbooking Ideas: 15 Ways To Make Scrapbook Pages More Interesting

Looking for some quick and clever scrapbooking ideas to enable you to turn every page into something inspirational? No problem! We’ve accumulated our favourite scrapbooking top tips and crafty hacks below, so whenever you’re stuck for ideas, you can simply run with one of ours!

Scrapbook Layout Ideas: Create The Perfect Page Using The Rule of Three

Scrapbook Layout Ideas: Create The Perfect Page Using The Rule of Three

We all know what a fabulous pastime scrapbooking is – not only does it enable you to capture family memories, special events and cherished photos in a way that can be looked back on and enjoyed for years to come, but it’s also a wonderful […]

How To Create Your First Planner: 5 Pro Tips from Elizabeth Crafts!

How To Create Your First Planner: 5 Pro Tips from Elizabeth Crafts!

Like many others in the crafting community, we have been *not-so-secretly* obsessed with all of the perfect planners, and beautiful  bullet-journaling imagery that’s all over social media right now. Each one is like a piece of art, reflecting its artist’s own style and needs, and […]

Our Favourite Christmas Cardmaking Kits for 2018

Our Favourite Christmas Cardmaking Kits for 2018

This month we’ve a fantastically festive line-up of cardmaking kits for you, perfectly placed to get you ready to hit the crafty season ahead with your Christmas cardmaking well and truly on track! Check out our pick of the best Christmas cardmaking collections below, and […]

Sarah Cawood’s DIY Advent Calendar: 24 Days of Kindness!

Sarah Cawood’s DIY Advent Calendar: 24 Days of Kindness!

December is fast approaching, and before you know it, we’ll all be breaking open the advent calendars, whether they be boozy, beauty-based, chocolate or toys… who doesn’t love a little gift every day in December? But this year, Sarah Cawood is creating a DIY Advent […]