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 […]
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 […]
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 Louise Dunbar’s step-by-step instructions below, and create your own Z-fold card with ease…
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 […]
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 […]
Mums work hard 365 days a year – so it only seems right that on the one day of the year we dedicate to them, we should really push the boat out! And Sara Naumann has the perfect project to help you do just that. This stunning Couture Mother’s Day card is packed with die-cut dimension that’ll impress her far more than any off-the-shelf card you could pick up! Even better? This upscale design is fun and easy to make, too! Check out Sara’s step-by-step project along with her crafty top tips for achieving the perfect finish, below.
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.
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 […]
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 cards ideal for sending to loved ones this Valentine’s Day. These delightful woodland inspired projects are the perfect combination of on-trend motifs like foxes, deer and squirrels, and luxurious metallic-laced accents.
And now, it’s over to Sara, to tell us exactly how she created these lovely designs!
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 […]
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 […]
Selfies are immensely popular across social media. In fact, if you have a social media account of some sort, you’ve more than likely posted a selfie (or 100) in your time. Even the celebs love them — they give fans a glimpse into their little world and we LOVE it. Today, selfies are such a huge part of popular culture that’d it’d be strange to live in a world without them. So, here are 5 reasons why social media addicts across the globe love to regularly take selfies.
Bonus: we’ve also included a fast, fun and fabulous selfie card project from Julie Hickey!