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Explore our range of knitting and crochet articles and tutorials; you’re sure to find a project that will get you hooked! Created by professionals and with free patterns included, our step-by-step knitting projects and crochet patterns are super fun and will help you to develop your skills, regardless of whether you’re a beginner or a pro. Learn everything from essential techniques and must-have tools, to how to make scarves, blankets, soft toys and even Christmas decorations – plus a whole lot more!

Wall Hanging Ideas: Why Chunky Yarn Is Your New Best Friend

Looking for a simple yet stunning way to add cosy fall decor to your home? Well we've a fabulous craft…

Create Cute Coasters with our FREE Crochet Leaf Pattern!

Autumn may bring darker evenings and cooler weather, but it's not all bad - the stunning colour changes that we…

Crochet Pumpkin Basket: Perfect for Your Halloween Haul!

It's time to prepare your little trick or treater for a night of doorstep-hopping in the name of Halloween -…

Free Crochet Sloth Pattern: Create A Cute Friend!

Looking for an easy way to add irresistible charm to your home decor? This sleepy sloth is your one-stop crochet…

Making Time for Mindfulness: Sarah Cawood’s Beginner’s Crochet Journey

Trying your hand at something new can be a daunting and overwhelming thought... but it's also a fantastic way to…

Crochet Hanging Basket Pattern

This fantastic crochet project enables you to free up some valuable table space (so the kids can cover it with…

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 Pattern]

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

The Benefits of Knitting: Why Learning To Knit Is Fantastic For Your Health!

No longer a craft reserved for the grandparents among us, knitting has seen a massive resurgence in popularity over the…

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…

How to Knit an Infinity Scarf: Step-by-Step Pattern

Learn how to knit an infinity scarf versatile enough to keep you warm and snuggly in the coldest winter months,…

Must Have Essential Knitting & Crochet Supplies

There's no denying it... winter is here! And with it, the irresistible urge to snuggle up under the biggest quilt…

Celebrating Wool: Inspiration, Projects and Woolly Must-Haves

Natural, renewable, breathable, insulating… we could go on and on, but we know ewe don’t need convincing just how fantastic…

Pom Pom Perfection: How To Make Pom Poms Easily & Inspirational Ideas

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

Create Your Own Colourful Crochet Coasters

As soon as Autumn hits, we think it's only right that we draw your crafty attention to all things soft…