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Christmas Eve Box Ideas: Learn How To Make Your Own! [Video]

There's no denying it: excitement levels that have been steadily building throughout December reach peak height on Christmas Eve! Whilst…

The Perfect Christmas Handprint Craft Idea: Rudolph’s Gorgeous Garland!

A lovely project for kids to play a major part in, this Christmas handprint craft idea can be made to…

How to Make Christmas Jar Toppers in 6 Simple Steps

When the Christmas holidays are all but upon you and scraping over-excited children off the ceiling is becoming a daily…

Be the (Pine)Apple of His Eye This Father’s Day!

Socks, ties and aftershave. Tired of giving him the same old gifts every Father's Day? then read on to discover exactly…

Father’s Day Crafting: A handmade Gift for Him

This month, we tasked the lovely Julie Peasgood of the Crafty Beggars to create a handmade gift just perfect for…

Summer Seashell Crafting – What To Do With Your Beach Treasures

Forget about getting beach body ready... are you beach crafting ready?! With summer fast-approaching, now's the perfect time to go…

How To Upcycle Anything: Free-Wheeling Flowers By Wendy Turner Webster

What is upcycling? In short, it's an enjoyable and cost-effective way to turn something old and unloved into something fresh-faced…

Jam Jar Crafts: 10 Crafty Ideas For Jazzing Up Old Jam Jars!

Wendy Turner Webster, of the Crafty Beggars, is renowned for her ability to reuse and upcycle old items found in the…

Wendy Turner Webster’s Stunning Spring Planter: The Perfect Way To Give Flowers This Mother’s Day!

Despite the recent return of incredibly wintry weather, spring is - believe it or not - definitely still on its…

How To Make A Handmade Notebook – Julie Peasgood

Compulsive list-maker and Crafty Beggar, Julie Peasgood, takes you through how to make your own notebook in this fantastic tutorial.…

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…

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!…

Crafts That Take the Biscuit: An Upcycling Adventure

You know how it is after the festive season has come to an end. Boxes, wrapping paper, broken decorations, countless…

How to Make Bunting from Paint Samples

Our lovely Create & Craft Blog Editor, Ciara McAuley, recently came up with the suggestion of doing a project using…

Quick & Crafty Xmas Gift: Decoupage Candle Holder

This Christmas gift idea is quick, easy, and very cheap to make -- which pretty much ticks all the important…