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DIY Pom Pom Rug:  Discover How To Make a Pom Pom Rug – No Glue Required!

DIY Pom Pom Rug: Discover How To Make a Pom Pom Rug – No Glue Required!

If you’re looking for the perfect way to add eye-catching colour and luxuriously soft texture to any room of the home right now – the answer has to be a DIY pom pom rug! These gorgeous pom pom rugs are all the rage… and are […]

How To Make Fluffy Slime: A Borax-Free Recipe

How To Make Fluffy Slime: A Borax-Free Recipe

Looking for an easy, safe slime recipe that does not contain borax? Follow our quick slime tutorial and discover how to make fluffy slime in minutes!

Looking For Washi Tape Crafts? Check Out This Gorgeous Washi Tape Journal Cover!

Looking For Washi Tape Crafts? Check Out This Gorgeous Washi Tape Journal Cover!

Journals and planners are rising in popularity in a big way – and if you’re one of the thousands of stationery addicts out there, you’ll know just how fabulous it feels to treat yourself to a new notebook! Some notebook covers can be less than […]

Steampunk Art: A Mixed Media Take On This Stylish Craft Trend!

Steampunk Art: A Mixed Media Take On This Stylish Craft Trend!

What is steampunk? Well this stunning trend was born in the 1970s, where it began life as a science-fiction sub-genre, incorporating technology and designs inspired by 19th-century industrial steam-powered machinery. Merely an idea of an alternative history that was explored in fantasy literature, steampunk quickly took […]

10 Things You Can Do With Mod Podge [+ Our Top Tips For Mod Podge Success!]

10 Things You Can Do With Mod Podge [+ Our Top Tips For Mod Podge Success!]

What’s so special about Mod Modge? If you’re asking that question, you’re probably relatively new to the fabulous world of Podge! So get comfy and stick the kettle on, because you’re about to discover a whole host of incredible uses for that bottle of Mod […]

Crafting Trends: Adult Colouring [+ Free Colouring Download!]

Crafting Trends: Adult Colouring [+ Free Colouring Download!]

Once reserved purely for children (and the occasional adult who was roped in to help!) colouring in has taken the adult crafting population by storm in the past few years. Why? Because the power of art therapy is now becoming recognised around the world as […]

Weave Got Something Special In Store For You…

Weave Got Something Special In Store For You…

At Create and Craft, we know that home is very much where the heart is.  It’s where you relax, where you spend time with your family… and of course, it’s where you craft! So we’re always on the look-out for fun ways you can craft […]

Crafting Trends: Creative lettering and Calligraphy

Crafting Trends: Creative lettering and Calligraphy

Distinctly set apart from standard handwriting and the printed word, calligraphy itself is considered a major art in its own right, and is experiencing a resurgence in popularity right now! A much-loved hobby amongst crafters, artists and other creatives, the wonderful thing about calligraphy is […]

Trend-Spotting at Creativeworld: The Latest Crafts Showcasing in Frankfurt This Year

Trend-Spotting at Creativeworld: The Latest Crafts Showcasing in Frankfurt This Year

Like crafting? Love design? Keen to discover 2018’s top three crafting trends? Then you’ll definitely want to see the latest from the Creativeworld show in Frankfurt!

Crafting Trends: Back To Nature With Tattered Lace

Crafting Trends: Back To Nature With Tattered Lace

The elegance and asymmetry of nature has inspired us in a big way this winter.  It’s visible in home decor trends that have embraced woven lampshades, jute rugs, houseplants, and natural wood… and it’s trickled into the crafting industry too.

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 […]

Crafting Trends 2018: The Stag Head + Free Download

Crafting Trends 2018: The Stag Head + Free Download

Okay, okay — so the “stag head trend” isn’t anything new. In fact, it’s been a pretty significant focus of home decor for quite a few years now. Apparently, this trend began as a sort of ironic statement — a “faux taxidermy” protest — but […]

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 […]

Baking Trends 2018: Velvet Illusion Succulent Cake

Baking Trends 2018: Velvet Illusion Succulent Cake

I love gold at New Year and was very tempted to have a gold cake, but I decided to just add elegant and chic gold accents. I loved creating this cake; it’s one of my favourites so far! I experimented with colour and fell in […]

Crafting Trends 2018: Planners are the New Diaries

Crafting Trends 2018: Planners are the New Diaries

Following the rise of digital calendars and planning apps, it’s a surprise that planners thrive like they do! Who needs a planner when you have a smartphone, right? It’s never been easier to keep on top of our schedule. On the contrary, so many of […]