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How To Craft A Prickly Paper Cactus Display!

How To Craft A Prickly Paper Cactus Display!

Here’s a prickly project the plant-lovers among you are sure to enjoy! The Clever Sarah Jackman-Read has created a gorgeous cactus display from paper, so that you can enjoy all of the green-fingered home decor, with none of the maintenance effort required! Check out her […]

Bold & Beautiful Quilled Sugar Skull Art Tutorial

Bold & Beautiful Quilled Sugar Skull Art Tutorial

Get in the spirit of Halloween this year with this bold and beautiful quilled sugar skull art project from the talented Sarah Jackman-Read. A stunning selection of colours atop a gorgeous skull design, make this pretty sugar skull project the perfect piece to liven up […]

How To Needle Felt The Perfect Pumpkin Earrings

How To Needle Felt The Perfect Pumpkin Earrings

As autumn approaches, it’s time to get into the spirit of the season with some perfectly enchanting pumpkin crafts! And what better way to prepare for Halloween this year, than with this adorable little set of needle felt pumpkin earrings? If you prefer cute to […]

Pretty in Paper: Ombre Quilled Jewellery

Pretty in Paper: Ombre Quilled Jewellery

Introducing a project that’s perfect for papercrafters and jewellery-makers alike. This beautiful pendant and earrings set has been created by the talented Sarah Jackman-Read, and is perfect for adding a stunning handcrafted talking point to your outfit! Check out her step-by-step instructions below and learn […]

Paper Pinwheel Perfection: Your Step-by-Step Guide

Paper Pinwheel Perfection: Your Step-by-Step Guide

Pinwheels are so reminiscent of our childhoods and are a brilliant project to get your own children involved with making. They may look complicated, but they actually start as just a square piece of card or paper! This on-trend watermelon design is fresh and bright, […]

Pretty In Paper: Easy Origami Bowl Tutorial

Pretty In Paper: Easy Origami Bowl Tutorial

Here’s a simple yet stylish (and incredibly crafty!) way to calm the chaos of your desk or dressing table, using only the power of patterned paper! Check out Sarah Jackman-Read’s tutorial below and follow along, step by step, to create your own impressive origami bowl […]

Giftable Paper Flower Design: Craft Heartfelt Home Decor

Giftable Paper Flower Design: Craft Heartfelt Home Decor

This beautiful paper flower design makes the perfect giftable piece of decor for someone special! Create a selection of pretty papercraft flowers, then mount and frame them in the shape of your recipient’s initial. Ideal for decorating nurseries, gifting for Mother’s Day and more, this […]

Step By Step Origami Flower Curtain

Step By Step Origami Flower Curtain

Origami is a papercrafting favourite of ours at Create and Craft; it’s amazing what can be made from just one small square of paper…. and seeing all those small squares become one breathtaking project can be so gratifying! In this tutorial, Sarah Jackman-Read takes you […]

Make A Little Heart Plant For Someone Special

Make A Little Heart Plant For Someone Special

At Create and Craft, we’re all about spreading a little love through the power of handmade – and what better way to bring cheer this Valentine’s Day, than this adorable needle felted heart plant?! Created by Sarah Jackman Read, this super-sweet project is ideal to […]

How to Make a Pom Pom Christmas Wreath

How to Make a Pom Pom Christmas Wreath

If you’re an avid pom pom maker, then you’ll love creating this super-fluffy winter wonderland pom pom wreath. Perhaps you have wool lying around that you don’t know what to do with? This is the perfect solution! Grab a pom pom maker, get winding, and […]

DIY Air Plant Hanger: Home Decor Made Easy!

DIY Air Plant Hanger: Home Decor Made Easy!

This fantastic needle felting tutorial from Sarah Jackman-Read is a must-make for plant-lovers everywhere! Air plants are growing in popularity – but how do you display these little beauties if they don’t require pots of soil? With a trendy little air plant hanger of course! […]

Easy DIY Halloween Decorations: Ghoulishly Good Ghosts

Easy DIY Halloween Decorations: Ghoulishly Good Ghosts

Halloween is creeping ever closer, so now’s the perfect time to consider some quick and simple ways to add a few spooky finishing touches to your home decor in time for October 31st. These super easy DIY Halloween decorations are perfect for draping over mirrors, […]

Loom Weaving Kit: Create Textured Textile Decor

Loom Weaving Kit: Create Textured Textile Decor

If you didn’t read the first of our three-part series on the weaving trend that’s taken the nation by storm this year, then check out Helen Kirkham’s beginner’s introduction to loom weaving right here. If you’ve already read that, and you’re keen to dive into […]

How to Foil Your Own Stationery, Wedding Decor and More!

How to Foil Your Own Stationery, Wedding Decor and More!

More and more couples are choosing to add that personalised touch to their big day by getting hands-on and crafting their own wedding décor – which we at Create and Craft think is just FABULOUS! (Any excuse to spend hours crafting gets a big thumbs […]

DIY Summer Party Invitations & Decor [FREE Download]

DIY Summer Party Invitations & Decor [FREE Download]

The sun is shining, the birds are singing, and summer feels like it’s in full swing… there’s only one thing for it: summer party time! If you’re lucky enough to have a summer birthday, then you could start crafting for this year’s birthday party – […]