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How to Crochet Succulents: Free Crochet Pattern!

Succulents are everywhere right now - but for those of us who struggle to keep real greenery alive, there's a…

How to Make a Crochet Rose + Free Downloadable Pattern

Looking for a quick and easy way to add delicate embellishment to your winter hat, scarf, shawl or blanket? Charlie…

Crochet Mandala Pattern: Free Tutorial

Originating in Hindu and Buddhist religion, the mandala is a circle designed to represent the universe, and symbolise cosmic and…

Pom Pom Perfection: How To Make Pom Poms The Easy Way – And What You Can Do With Them!

At Create and Craft we are big fans of the humble pom pom - is there any other crafty make…

Origami Home Decor: Create Your Own Geometric Wall Art Using Card!

At Create and Craft, our incredible Core Collection has been months in the making – and now that it’s here,…

Crochet Scarf: Snuggle Up At The Cinema [Free Crochet Pattern!]

Love going to the cinema... but hate shivering under their air con for the entirety of the film? Enter the…

Crochet Glasses Case: Store Your Cinema Specs in Style [Free Crochet Pattern!]

As much as we all love enjoying the latest 3D flick at the cinema, repeatedly having to fork out for…

How To Read Crochet Patterns: Abbreviations, Symbols and Instructions Explained

If you've been teaching yourself crochet (or you're keen to start) and you're getting to grips with how to hold…

How to Make Crochet Water Balloons: Battle The Heatwave & Enjoy a Summer of Fun!

What are crochet water balloons? A hassle-free way to have fun in the sun for all the family! Forget about…

Our Pick of Unicorn-Themed Crafting

Unicorns are still a big hit with everyone… so we thought it was about time we collated our favourite (and…

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…

How to Make Paper Mache: Recipe and Step-by-Step Guide

Check out our simple, family-friendly paper mache recipe, and introduce the kids to a wonderful way to craft away the…

Hooded Unicorn Blanket: Crochet Your Own With Our Free Pattern + Tutorial

Love unicorns? Love crochet? Then you're going to love this! We asked the wonderfully talented Charlie Mumford to create a…

How To Make Crepe Paper Roses [+ Video!]

Roses are a fantastic way to add colour to a room, style to a bride's bouquet, or just a smile…

How To Crochet Your Own Easter Bunny

Introducing Parsnip: the cutest Easter Bunny in town! This fantastic little friend is the work of the lovely Charlie Mumford…