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Valentine’s Day Crafting Essentials

Valentine’s Day Crafting Essentials

What better excuse is there to get crafting than Valentine’s Day? Okay, we know it’s still a few weeks away… but if you want to knock the socks off someone special’s feet with your crafty efforts, then now’s the time to get creative! Have a […]

How to Make a New Year Card: Celebrate The Year To Come!

How to Make a New Year Card: Celebrate The Year To Come!

Once all the festivities of Christmas itself have passed, there’s still plenty to celebrate… at Create and Craft we love to embrace ANY excuse to get crafting! Which is why we’re firm believers that season’s greetings needn’t be reserved for Christmas Day alone. Check out […]

Out of This World: Space Card Project [FREE Pop-Up Z-Fold Template]

Out of This World: Space Card Project [FREE Pop-Up Z-Fold Template]

Want to take your crafting abilities to dizzying new heights? No problem! This fantastic cardmaking project may look out of this world – but it’s totally achievable thanks to the included Z-fold card template, which you can download here, for free! Check out the talented […]

Top 10 Cardmaking Kits August 2018

Top 10 Cardmaking Kits August 2018

This month we’re here with pockets full of glitter and fairydust to sprinkle all over your crafting table! Featuring kits filled with enchanted lands, treetop fairies and mythical creatures, August’s cardmaking sets enable you to inject your projects with magic and sparkle in every way […]

Sarah Cawood Gets Creative For Mother’s Day

Sarah Cawood Gets Creative For Mother’s Day

As you know, at Create and Craft we are always VERY excited to welcome a new crafter aboard the team, so it gives us great pleasure to introduce you to the lovely Sarah Cawood! Better known for her television work, Sarah now has two crafty […]

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.

Joanna Sheen’s Marjolein Bastin Card

Joanna Sheen’s Marjolein Bastin Card

Marjolein Bastin is a Dutch artist who specialises in painting the most gorgeous images of nature. She creates everything from cheeky squirrels and beautiful birds, to simply stunning flowers. I freely admit that I’m certainly a little biased, as flowers are my first love! But […]

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 […]

Did You Know That Screen Sensation Isn’t Just For Fabric?

Did You Know That Screen Sensation Isn’t Just For Fabric?

When I first received the Screen Sensation Kit I was filled with ideas about creating my own fabric bags… but as soon as I laid eyes on the screens, I realised just how many creative possibilities lay before me. Because the screens can be used […]

On Your Special Day: A Card For The Occasion

On Your Special Day: A Card For The Occasion

Our lives are wonderfully punctuated by special events! Whether they are our own, or those of our friends and family, a handmade card can be a lovely way to mark those celebrations, and show how much we care. This bold and beautiful card from Carley […]

World launch of Ultimate Crafts’ new Magnolia range

World launch of Ultimate Crafts’ new Magnolia range

Created for all your papercrafting projects, the brand new collection from Ultimate Crafts is unique, beautiful and designed with crafters in mind.

Easy Christmas Village Card

Easy Christmas Village Card

This extra-special festive greeting is simple to make and is perfect for giving to friends or family this Christmas. Made by Elizabeth Moad for PaperCrafter magazine, this card will be the star of the mantelpiece this year.

Save the Date: 25 December Card

Save the Date: 25 December Card

Craft this unique card for your loved ones to send them a festive wish in the run up to the Christmas and heighten their excitement for the big day.The 25 December make can be adapted to create a personalised greeting for each individual card. Read on to find out […]

Create and Craft TV – “It’s Nothing Short of Mesmerising”

Create and Craft TV – “It’s Nothing Short of Mesmerising”

The Independent columnist, Rhodri Marsden, came to visit Create and Craft Headquarters in Peterborough last month to learn about the wonders of the craft world, and he became instantly hooked.