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

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, as well as being a super stylish accessory when spring makes an appearance! Tina Lowther takes you step-by-step through her infinity scarf pattern below, so […]

Essential Knitting and Crochet Supplies for Winter 2018

Essential Knitting and Crochet Supplies for Winter 2018

There’s no denying it… winter is here! And with it, the irresistible urge to snuggle up under the biggest quilt available, with a mug of something hot nearby, and a crafty project on your lap to get stuck into. And what better crafts are there […]

Celebrating Wool: Inspiration, Projects and Woolly Must-Haves

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 wool is.  This super-snug material has been massively appreciated by mankind since the Stone Age, and what better way to pay homage to the wonders of all things woolly, than by assigning wool itself an entire week of celebration? That’s right – wool has its very own National Wool Week!

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How to Bind Off In Knitting: Methods Every Knitter Needs To Know

How to Bind Off In Knitting: Methods Every Knitter Needs To Know

So you’ve knitted something spectacular and you’re feeling pleased as punch… but hang on – how on earth do you get it off the needles, so you can put it to good use? Binding off in knitting is the process of getting those live stitches […]

Best Christmas Knitting & Crochet Supplies 2017

Best Christmas Knitting & Crochet Supplies 2017

We are just over a month away from Christmas — which means that it’s time to get our Christmas knitting and crochet supplies in order. Now, you may be reading this with the intention of stitching something to give as a Christmas gift. You may […]

Showcasing You!

Showcasing You!

You may have noticed we’ve been ‘Showcasing You’ inspirational crafters on our Create & Craft Facebook page. We’re encouraging you to share your works in progress, your finished pieces and your tips with our Create & Craft community.

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Meet Loopy Mango!

Meet Loopy Mango!

Get those knitting needles clicking with our Brand New Supplier; Loopy Mango!    

Baby Smiles

Baby Smiles

Keep your babies warm and snuggly with the unique new baby collection from Patons!

Rowan Shine Shawl

Rowan Shine Shawl

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Craft this luxurious shawl with the stunning new collection from Rowan. With Swarovski violet beads and sumptuous silk haze yarn, this new kit creates a beautiful knitted shawl; perfect for spring evenings and summer weddings.

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Meet Kerry Lord

Meet Kerry Lord

Kerry Lord, Founder and Creative Director of luxury knitwear brand Toft, lets us in on her life as a crochet guru.

Arne and Carlos: Dog Sweater

Arne and Carlos: Dog Sweater

We all know how much dogs mean to their owners, so give them the best gift of all this winter with this cosy woollen sweater. Arne and Carlos, the knitting dream team from Sweden and Norway have created this fabulous project for all you dog-lovers […]

Knit with Conway + Bliss

Knit with Conway + Bliss

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Now is the perfect time to get knitting your winter garments so you’re well prepared, and well wrapped up, come the colder months. So, tune in to Create and Craft on Friday 11th September at 1pm to craft your way to a warmer winter…

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Craft Bloggers from The New Craft Society Join the Guest Expert Team!

Craft Bloggers from The New Craft Society Join the Guest Expert Team!

Here at the Create and Craft studios, we are always on the lookout for emerging talent. We pride ourselves on providing educating, entertaining and inspiring demonstrations from our guest experts, so we are always welcoming new talent on board.

Cute Little Knits

Cute Little Knits

Create beautiful knits for you and your home. Featuring 10 knitting patterns, Jem Weston’s first book is ideal for beginners and advanced crafters alike.

Knit King Cole

Knit King Cole

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Park yourself on the sofa this afternoon for our 4pm show, Knit and Natter, as we take you through how to craft these stunning campavan creations from King Cole.

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