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Valentine’s Day

Family Tree Picture: Create A Gorgeous Papercraft Wall Hanging

Family Tree Picture: Create A Gorgeous Papercraft Wall Hanging

What better way to celebrate the family, than with a gorgeous wall hanging, featuring an impressive tree as the focal point, embellished with the names of your loved ones! A bespoke family tree picture makes for a fantastic way to enhance your own home decor, […]

DIY Vintage Wedding Stationery: How To Achieve A Trendy Rustic Vibe With Minimum Effort

DIY Vintage Wedding Stationery: How To Achieve A Trendy Rustic Vibe With Minimum Effort

When it comes to getting hitched, Pinterest and craft blogs are every bride’s best friend these days. Why? Because creativity is such a big part of the process… and therefore so is inspiration! And at Create and Craft, we take inspiration very seriously… which is […]

How to Make a Gift Box: The Perfect Size For The Perfect Gift!

How to Make a Gift Box: The Perfect Size For The Perfect Gift!

Giving personalised gifts is a fantastic way to show you care – but what if you knew how to make a gift box as well as a gorgeous gift to go inside, so you could truly wow friends and family on those special occasions? The […]

A Wedding Season Must: How To Press Flowers

A Wedding Season Must: How To Press Flowers

As wonderful and magical as they are, weddings can be seriously expensive affairs. Dresses, cakes, venues, flowers… the list goes on, and none of it’s cheap! Which is why when it comes to crafting keepsakes from the big day – whether it was your own […]

Maz Makes… Valentine’s Day Gifts

Maz Makes… Valentine’s Day Gifts

Whether you are one of the lucky ones who gets spoilt rotten on Valentine’s Day, or someone who’s other half refuses to take the most romantic day of the year seriously, you’ll simply love our resident crafter Maz’s take on getting Creative for February 14th! […]

Lighthearted Love Tokens – A Crafty Beggars’ How-To

Lighthearted Love Tokens – A Crafty Beggars’ How-To

Home decor projects are soaring in popularity right now – and it’s no wonder, when making such beautifully impressive projects – like these incredible hanging hearts – can be so easy! Three-dimensional base shapes such as hearts, plaques, baubles, trinket boxes and more are available […]

All You Need Is Love… And Cake!  – A Mich Turner Masterpiece

All You Need Is Love… And Cake! – A Mich Turner Masterpiece

Valentine‚Äôs Day is the perfect occasion to declare your undying love with a specially baked and decorated cake. Flowers and chocolates are an easy go-to… but to make and bake your own cake shows love, devotion and commitment! So how do you create something bold, […]

Reflections on Love: Wendy Turner Webster’s Heart Motif Mirror Frame

Reflections on Love: Wendy Turner Webster’s Heart Motif Mirror Frame

Crafty Beggars’ Wendy Turner Webster loves a mirror as much as the next girl – and she loves upcycling too! Check out how she transforms an old wooden mirror frame into a dazzling heart-themed masterpiece… what an easy home decor hack! Over to Wendy, to […]

Filled With Love – Charlotte Newland’s Trendy Textile Heart [With Template]

Filled With Love – Charlotte Newland’s Trendy Textile Heart [With Template]

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we asked The great British Sewing Bee’s Charlotte Newland to get creative, in the name of love! And here’s the gorgeous alternative to giving a Valentine’s card that she came up with! This pretty framed loveheart need not […]

Sara Naumann’s Sweet and Simple Woodland Valentine’s Day Treats

Sara Naumann’s Sweet and Simple Woodland Valentine’s Day Treats

Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be overcomplicated – and your romantic crafts needn’t be either! In this beautiful bundle of easy-to-follow projects, papercraft designer Sara Naumann shows you how you can utilise Hunkydory’s adorable Foxy and Friends Bundle to create your own selection of heartwarming […]

11 Simple Steps to an Incredible Valentine’s Day Table [ + Downloadable Heart Sewing Template]

11 Simple Steps to an Incredible Valentine’s Day Table [ + Downloadable Heart Sewing Template]

Whether it’s because you can’t get a babysitter, or you’d simply rather spend Valentine’s Day surrounded by your home comforts, staying in can be just as special as going out. Why not plan a special dinner for two, and prepare with this pretty heart sewing […]