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Tag: Papercraft

Getting Started In Quilling: What Will I Need?

Getting Started In Quilling: What Will I Need?

If you’ve never tried your hand at quilling before, you may feel slightly intimidated about diving into a whole new craft that seemingly requires oodles of supplies! But fear not – whilst there are plenty of amazing quilling tools and accessories on the market, the […]

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 […]

Pimp Your Planner: How To Turn a Plain Notebook into Something Special

Pimp Your Planner: How To Turn a Plain Notebook into Something Special

It doesn’t matter how digital the world gets – there’s nothing like putting pen to paper – which is why we know the good old notebook will never go out of fashion! So we just love sharing ways you can get creative with yours – whether it’s your diary, your meal planner, your shopping list or your journal, we think it packs a far more personal punch if the cover has been created by you!

Check out the fantastic Louise Dunbar’s step-by-step guide to making your notebook your own below, with a little help from the fabulous Fabmatic machine!

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Six Reasons Why It’s Never Too Early To Start Crafting For Christmas!

Six Reasons Why It’s Never Too Early To Start Crafting For Christmas!

“It’s the most wonderful tiiime, of the year!” That’s how the song goes, right? Which is why we wholeheartedly believe that we should make the most of all the fun, and excitement (and the excuse to get creative and crafty!) for as long as is […]

Brand New To Create and Craft: DaliART!

Brand New To Create and Craft: DaliART!

Introducing Dali Graham, the owner of DaliART! As an enthusiastic, tenacious, and passionate crafter herself, Dali has created a fantastic brand for all levels of crafters – a brand that we are very excited to announce has now arrived at Create and Craft HQ! Read […]

Brand New To Create and Craft: Elizabeth Craft Designs!

Brand New To Create and Craft: Elizabeth Craft Designs!

Introducing Elizabeth Craft Designs! A family-owned company based in Evergreen, Colorado, which designs and manufactures crafting goodies designed to breathe new life into your papercrafting, mixed media art, scrapbooking, cardmaking, and more! Not only are the team at Elizabeth Craft Designs passionate about bringing you the very best in exciting new craft products… but they’re good at it too! Which is why we’re very pleased to announce that Elizabeth Craft Designs have now joined us at Create and Craft!

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Die-Cutting Explained: What is Die-Cutting and How Will it Transform my Papercrafting?

Die-Cutting Explained: What is Die-Cutting and How Will it Transform my Papercrafting?

If you’re new to the world of papercrafting, you’ve probably heard seasoned papercrafters waxing lyrical about die-cutting… and wondered what on earth they could possibly be talking about! To put it simply, when we talk about die-cutting, we refer to the art of cutting out […]

Quilling For Beginners: Butterfly Quilling Tutorial With Free Template and Pattern

Quilling For Beginners: Butterfly Quilling Tutorial With Free Template and Pattern

Quilling is a fascinating papercraft to get creative with. It is essentially the art of rolling strips of narrow coloured paper, and putting them together to form a design! Whether you’re a papercrafting pro or a crafting newbie, quilling is accessible to all – You […]

Inspired by Nature: Sara Naumann’s Garden Birthday Card

Inspired by Nature: Sara Naumann’s Garden Birthday Card

If you’re a fan of the Couture paper-piecing designs, you’ll love this new collection inspired by nature. Perfect for crafting for green-fingered garden enthusiasts, this pretty die collection enables you to build upon basic garden-themed backgrounds with pretty embellishments and eye-catching details. Create bespoke designs that are bursting with life, with ease!

Begin with a base—here, we’re using the Shed Edger combination—then choose coordinating embellishments to add colour and style… and create your own bespoke garden house!

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Your Guide To Embossing: The Basics and Beyond!

Your Guide To Embossing: The Basics and Beyond!

Ever wondered how to add gorgeous texture to your crafts? Stylish embossing is something you can achieve at home, with just a few crafty essentials! Embossed designs are produced using your favourite stamps (or hand drawn designs, if you’re feeling super-creative!), plus a special ink, […]

Everything You Need to Know About E-Dies

Everything You Need to Know About E-Dies

Create and Craft are very excited to announce a whole new concept in die-cutting, following the incredible success of our brand new Disney E-Dies! These fantastic E-Dies feature intricately thought out designs delivered layer by layer, enabling you to complete stunning paper piecing projects with […]

BRAND NEW AND EXCLUSIVE! Create and Craft’s Everlasting Glitter Spray!

BRAND NEW AND EXCLUSIVE! Create and Craft’s Everlasting Glitter Spray!

The future is here… and it’s a sparkly one! At Create and Craft we’ve been working on something incredibly exciting for the past few months, something which will revolutionise the way you craft! Introducing our Everlasting Glitter Spray! Exclusive to Create and Craft, this incredible glitter spray is a once-in-a-lifetime purchase you’d be a fool to miss out on…

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Easter Basket Craft – With Adorable Easter Bunnies!

Easter Basket Craft – With Adorable Easter Bunnies!

Looking for an adorable way to decorate tabletops and windowsills this Easter? Our Easter Basket Craft Project is just the ticket! Featuring super-cute Easter bunnies atop beautiful Easter eggs, this lovely Easter Basket provides the perfect decoration this spring. And the fantastic thing about creating […]

Stamping Tips and Tricks- Expert Advice For Professional Quality Results

Stamping Tips and Tricks- Expert Advice For Professional Quality Results

Keen to start stamping? Perhaps you’re a beginner to stamping, and not sure where to begin? Or maybe you’re just searching for a few stamping tips and tricks to take your stamping from average to awesome? Then you’re in exactly the right place! Expert papercrafter, […]

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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