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Benefits of Craft: Why 2020 Will Be the Year of Craftfulness

Benefits of Craft: Why 2020 Will Be the Year of Craftfulness

If you’re reading this article, you probably already agree with us that the power of crafting is something pretty special. There’s a distinct kind of joy, contentment and peace to be found in the simple pleasure of just sitting down and making something with your […]

Sew Your own Magical Unicorn Hooded Towel!

Sew Your own Magical Unicorn Hooded Towel!

If you know someone who wishes bath time was just that little bit more magical, then we’ve the perfect sewing project for you! Follow Becky Cole’s step-by-step tutorial below and learn exactly how to create this awesome unicorn hooded towel, for the little unicorn enthusiast […]

DIY Christmas Cutlery Holders – Festive Sewing for Beginners!

DIY Christmas Cutlery Holders – Festive Sewing for Beginners!

Want to add a crafty and festive finish to your dining table on Christmas Day? Becky Cole has put together a simple yet effective sewing project that’s perfect for impressing family and friends! Follow the step-by-step tutorial below, and discover exactly how to create these […]

Festive Hand Embroidery Pattern – with Free Template!

Festive Hand Embroidery Pattern – with Free Template!

Get yourself Christmas-ready with this gorgeous festive hand embroidery pattern, designed by the crafty Kelly-Anne Jordan! Whether you’ve tried your hand at embroidery hoop art before, or this is your very first project, this pretty Christmas craft is a fun one for all abilities to […]

A Christmas Table Runner Pattern for a Perfect Festive Feast!

A Christmas Table Runner Pattern for a Perfect Festive Feast!

Set a Christmas dinner table to impress this year, with this stunning festive quilted table runner, created by the talented Bernadette Wainwright! Christmas is such a wonderful time of year and, as crafters, we always try to make something special for our family and friends… […]

Christmas Crafting Made Easy with our Free Christmas Decoration Templates!

Christmas Crafting Made Easy with our Free Christmas Decoration Templates!

If you’ve always fancied sewing your own festive felt decorations to adorn the tree – but you don’t have a clue where to start – then you’ve come to the right place! At Create and Craft, we are firm believers in crafting your own Christmas, […]

Advent Calendar DIY Project… for Pets!

Advent Calendar DIY Project… for Pets!

Not that we need an excuse to spend the day crafting… but we think Christmas is a fantastic one! The house needs decorating, the cards need sending… and our loved ones need spoiling! And since we know so many of our crafters have a four-legged […]

Reusable Hand Warmers: How to Make Your Own!

Reusable Hand Warmers: How to Make Your Own!

Winter is well and truly on its way, and we think it’s about time to get serious about it! We’re talking woolly hats, scarves and gloves… and these gorgeous reusable hand warmers created by the lovely Becky Cole! Whether you’re walking the dog, doing the […]

Make Your Own Woodland Animals Felt Mobile [ + FREE TEMPLATES!]

Make Your Own Woodland Animals Felt Mobile [ + FREE TEMPLATES!]

Add a gorgeous finishing touch to any nursery with this pretty little woodland animals felt mobile! We are totally in love with these beautiful little felt decorations carefully crafted by the talented Kelly Anne Jordan. They’d be perfect for unisex nurseries, or fairytale-themed rooms, and […]

DIY Travel Pouch Tissue Holder

DIY Travel Pouch Tissue Holder

Becky Cole brings you this super-stylish and practical DIY Travel Pouch Tissue Holder, and it’s guaranteed to be your best friend this autumn and winter. Thanks to its 2-in-1 design, you can store tissues on one side and small essentials on the other, such as […]

DIY Halloween Treat Bag

DIY Halloween Treat Bag

Halloween is just around the corner, and what better way to get the little ones prepared and excited for their big night of trick or treating than with this Halloween Treat Bag project? Bernadette Wainwright’s step-by-step tutorial is super easy to follow, even the kids […]

The Dog Sewing Pattern Your Best Friend Will Adore You For!

The Dog Sewing Pattern Your Best Friend Will Adore You For!

Need another excuse to get the sewing machine out? What about a dog sewing pattern that your four-legged friend can curl up in once complete, and snore the afternoon away whilst you craft? This DIY dog bed is the perfect sewing project! After all, your […]

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 […]

DIY Book Sleeve Sewing Pattern – The Perfect Gift For The Bookworm You Love!

DIY Book Sleeve Sewing Pattern – The Perfect Gift For The Bookworm You Love!

If you love reading on the go, but hate coming home with dog-eared books, then we’ve the perfect solution right here! Tina Lowther’s DIY Book Sleeve will keep your favourite read pristine no matter where you take it, so you can throw it in your […]

Debbie Shore’s DIY Laptop Bag Pattern

Debbie Shore’s DIY Laptop Bag Pattern

Your laptop might look boring… but your laptop case doesn’t have to! Discover how to create your own made-to-measure laptop bag that makes working on-the-move easy… and gorgeous! With this pretty laptop case under your arm, you’ll be fully ready to make the most of […]