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Tag: Cardmaking

Jennifer McGuire Shares Her Top Tips For Achieving Incredible Results With Your Memory Box Layering Dies

Jennifer McGuire Shares Her Top Tips For Achieving Incredible Results With Your Memory Box Layering Dies

Brand new from Memory Box comes an incredible collection of layering dies! This exciting new concept allows you to layer up the dies to create stunning patterns and intricate designs with ease – and the very talented Jennifer McGuire has been sharing exactly how she […]

Top 10 Cardmaking Kits July 2018

Top 10 Cardmaking Kits July 2018

This month’s round-up is packed with colour and fun, with some of your favourite characters making an appearance, as well as some beautiful summer prints and pretty colour combinations! Are you a super-organised cardmaker? If so you’ll appreciate the little sprinkle of festivity too – […]

Let the Adventure Begin: Sarah Cawood’s Fabscraps Wedding Card

Let the Adventure Begin: Sarah Cawood’s Fabscraps Wedding Card

This month, we sent the lovely Sarah Cawood one of our fantastic new kits from the fabulous people at Fabscraps to have a play around with! So Sarah wasted no time in inviting her mum round for an afternoon of crafting… check out what they created, and all the crafty secrets Sarah discovered along the way!

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Top 10 Cardmaking Kits: May 2018

Top 10 Cardmaking Kits: May 2018

This month’s round-up of our favourite cardmaking kits has something for everyone, whether your passion is nature-inspired crafts, or high-fashion glamour! We’ve beautiful woodland prints, retro game inspired creations, a motley crew of tongue-in-cheek vegetables, and everything in between. From the soft and subdued to […]

Top 10 Card Kits: April 2018

Top 10 Card Kits: April 2018

It’s fair to say we’ve experienced a relatively staggered start to spring this year, thanks to the quirks of the British weather… but stay optimistic, crafters! Sunshine, spring blooms, and warmer times are now most certainly making an appearance – thank goodness! At Create and […]

Bee Happy: A Gorgeous Make To Brighten Up Your Day! [Video Tutorial]

Bee Happy: A Gorgeous Make To Brighten Up Your Day! [Video Tutorial]

Brighten up someone’s day with this bee-autiful bumble-bee themed card! Trimcraft‘s Kathy Hodson takes you step-by-step through how to make this gorgeous papercraft project in a video tutorial, making this the perfect make for beginners and experienced papercrafters alike.

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Easter Fingerprint Crafts – A Super-Cute Easter Card They’ll Love To Create!

Easter Fingerprint Crafts – A Super-Cute Easter Card They’ll Love To Create!

Are the kids desperate to get creative? Or are you desperate to find fun ways to keep them busy over the Easter break? Either way, this fun Easter fingerprint craft project is just the ticket! Create adorable Easter fingerprint cards with this super-cute, super-quick Easter […]

Heffy Doodle Inspiration

Heffy Doodle Inspiration

Last year, we launched Heffy Doodle on Create & Craft – and it’s been a big hit with papercrafters! Since you all adore crafting with the lovely Lesley Oman’s quirky doodles, and smile-inducing sentiments, we thought it was about time we shared another inspiration-filled post, […]

Perfect Allusion Prints: Create Show-Stopping Crafts With Just One Pad!

Perfect Allusion Prints: Create Show-Stopping Crafts With Just One Pad!

This gorgeous card creation just oozes elegance and sophistication, and is the work of none other than our lovely Shabneez Khan! Shabneez has turned this stunning diagonal split design into a thank-you card, but there are so many possibilities for this beauty! As soon as we saw it, we thought it could make a stunning luxury winter wedding invitation, or even a Mother’s Day card or birthday card! Shabneez’s secret weapon? The First Edition Perfect Allusion Pad! This gorgeous pad is jam-packed with printed papers which – when put together like this – transform simple projects into bold and beautiful creations! Want to know exactly how to use yours to create this beautiful card? Check out Shabneez’s step-by-step guide below!

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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 […]

WOW Her This Mother’s Day With Sara Naumann’s Show-Stopping Card!

WOW Her This Mother’s Day With Sara Naumann’s Show-Stopping Card!

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. […]

Top 10 Cardmaking Kits: March 2018

Top 10 Cardmaking Kits: March 2018

March is finally here – hurrah! Although we’re not entirely sure what March thinks it’s doing… this month is supposed to herald the grand unveiling of spring – instead the UK’s kicking off the month under a blanket of snow, in sub-zero temperatures! Tut, tut, March.

But still, we can’t really complain about snow days… if you’re stuck indoors anyway, it’s the perfect excuse to get crafting! We’ve a variety of treats for you in this month’s pick of the cardmaking kits, with some pretty spring palettes (we’re ever-optimistic spring WILL show up eventually!) some sizzling summery designs in anticipation of the warmer months ahead… and a sneaky Christmas collection because, to be honest… this month’s snowfall got us feeling a little bit festive! So sit back (under a blanket!) and relax, whilst we take you through this month’s Top 10…

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Top 10 Cardmaking Kits February 2018

Top 10 Cardmaking Kits February 2018

So January is finally behind us, and we are well and truly gathering speed towards spring… even if it doesn’t feel like it right now! As well as Valentine’s Day, February also brings with it slightly longer days… which means slightly more time to spend […]

Altenew Crafty Friends Blog Hop: Video Tutorial + Giveaway

Altenew Crafty Friends Blog Hop: Video Tutorial + Giveaway

We’re taking part in Altenew’s Crafty Friends Blog Hop! This venture celebrates Altenew‘s unique community of crafters that love to craft using their fabulous range of stamps and dies. Everyone involved will share a project from one of their favourite crafters. You might have come here from […]

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.

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