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Penelope Quinn

DIY Cardboard Box Car: Start Your Crafty Engines!

DIY Cardboard Box Car: Start Your Crafty Engines!

This upcycled cardboard box car is the perfect DIY project to keep little hands busy, and little imaginations fueled!  You only need a few materials you’ll more than likely have lying around the house, and little boys and girls alike will love the opportunity to […]

A Calming Yet Creative Mindfulness Practice for Crafters

A Calming Yet Creative Mindfulness Practice for Crafters

The practice of mindfulness is designed to help us regulate our thoughts and feelings, ease our anxiety, and train us to enjoy the ‘now’ without worrying about the things outside of our control. For the creative and crafty among us, mindful crafts can have a […]

The Purrfect DIY Clay Project to Create at Home!

The Purrfect DIY Clay Project to Create at Home!

Looking for creative ways to pass the time? If you fancy having a go at crafting with clay, then we’ve the purrfect home decor project for you! This DIY clay project tutorial takes you, step by step, through creating your very own fantastic feline flowerpot! […]

DIY Photo Holder: Add Your Favourite Snaps To Your Desk!

DIY Photo Holder: Add Your Favourite Snaps To Your Desk!

Here’s another gorgeous craft hack from the talented Penelope Quinn, that’s as beautiful to look at, as it is simple to make! This DIY photo holder tutorial takes you step-by-step through the process of creating your own stylish photo stands that will add instant glam […]

5 Awesome Egg Decorating Ideas!

5 Awesome Egg Decorating Ideas!

Easter is fast-approaching, and brings with it a fantastic excuse to get creative! Crafters of all ages love to get involved in Easter craft projects, which is why we think you can never really have too many egg-citing craft ideas up your sleeve at this […]

Paper Flower Headband DIY Project: Blooms That Last!

Paper Flower Headband DIY Project: Blooms That Last!

Both adults and children alike will delight in these beautiful flower crowns bursting with colour! Not only is it a gorgeous way to add vibrancy to your look on a spring or summer’s day, but this pretty flower headband is great for special occasions like […]

DIY Hen Party T-Shirts for Your Bride Tribe

DIY Hen Party T-Shirts for Your Bride Tribe

Get the wedding feels with your girl gang, with these easy DIY Hen Party T-shirts! Pop the bubbly and treat your besties with a matching Bride Tribe T-shirt for your Hen’s party – all eyes will be on you and your crew! Step 1: First, […]

Gorgeous Gold Wedding Decor Ideas: How to Glam it Up!

Gorgeous Gold Wedding Decor Ideas: How to Glam it Up!

Getting creative and crafting your own wedding decor is a great way to ensure you get to put your own personal stamp on one of the most important days of your life. But it can be tricky to know where to begin when looking for […]

New Year’s Eve Craft Hacks from Penelope Quinn

New Year’s Eve Craft Hacks from Penelope Quinn

The creative and crafty among you will know that Christmas is a fantastic time of year when it comes to getting crafty… but so many of us can get so hung up on the cards, the tree and the decorations that we forget about the […]

Christmas Wrapping Ideas That are Sure to Impress!

Christmas Wrapping Ideas That are Sure to Impress!

Is there anything more exciting to look at, than a beautifully decorated Christmas tree, with a pile of presents tucked beneath its branches? Not if you love Christmas as much as we do at Create and Craft! But what if there was a way to […]

Autumn Craft Ideas With A Difference: Pack a Punch With Metallic Paint

Autumn Craft Ideas With A Difference: Pack a Punch With Metallic Paint

Need some quick and easy ideas for adding gorgeous autumnal glam to your home decor? Say no more – we’ve got you covered with four super-simple yet super-effective autumn craft ideas from the talented Penelope Quinn. Check out how she uses metallic paint to transform […]

DIY Metallic Leaf Bowl

DIY Metallic Leaf Bowl

Penelope Quinn’s DIY Metallic Leaf Bowl is an easy craft that is perfect for autumn. Penelope created this bowl using only a few materials, and with this helpful how-to, you can do the same. Gather your supplies and follow this step-by-step to bring your own […]

DIY Fall Decor: How to Make a Light-Up Leaf Garland

DIY Fall Decor: How to Make a Light-Up Leaf Garland

With the transition from summer to autumn, comes a crafty craving for all things homely. After months of long bright evenings, weekends spent in the garden, and get-togethers spent around the barbecue, autumn brings with it the opportunity to hunker down indoors and get well […]

The Cactus DIY Cat Scratching Post You And Your Cat Will LOVE

The Cactus DIY Cat Scratching Post You And Your Cat Will LOVE

There are so many cat toys, climbing frames, scratching posts and more out there to keep your feline friend happy these days – but at Create and Craft we believe the very best of them are, of course, the ones you make yourself! So with […]

How To Make An Autumn Wreath: Step by Step Tutorial With Video!

How To Make An Autumn Wreath: Step by Step Tutorial With Video!

No longer just for hanging on doors at Christmas, decorative wreaths have experienced a welcome revival of late! And it’s not without good reason – these gorgeous wreaths make fabulous home decor items all year round! Creating your own DIY wreath is not only a […]