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Debbie Shore’s DIY Fabric Hanging Hearts

Debbie Shore’s DIY Fabric Hanging Hearts

If you’re looking for a fantastic little sewing project you can dip in and out of whenever you get a spare 30 minutes, then these gorgeous fabric hanging hearts are a must! Quick and easy to create, not only will these hanging hearts enable you […]

DIY Valentine’s Day Card: How To Create A Watercolour Heart

DIY Valentine’s Day Card: How To Create A Watercolour Heart

This stunning watercolour heart is a simple yet sophisticated way to get crafty in time for Valentine’s Day! With bold colour and a shimmering finish, it’s the perfect combination of classic style and creative flair.

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 little monkeys of her own, and despite having dabbled with a little crafting in the past, declares herself by no means an expert! However, like all of us, Sarah is is embracing every opportunity to get creative, and is excited to take her crafting skills to whole new levels in 2018! Read on to discover Sarah’s inspiration, why crafting is her ‘happy place,’ and what she’s created for her super-crafty Mum in time for Mother’s Day! And if you do have any tips and tricks to share – or you’d just like to post a warm welcome to Sarah – please don’t forget to leave a comment below this post, we read every single one!

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Maz Makes… Valentine’s Day Gifts

Maz Makes… Valentine’s Day Gifts

Whether you are one of the lucky ones who gets spoilt rotten on Valentine’s Day, or someone who’s other half refuses to take the most romantic day of the year seriously, you’ll simply love our resident crafter Maz’s take on getting Creative for February 14th! […]

Lighthearted Love Tokens – A Crafty Beggars’ How-To

Lighthearted Love Tokens – A Crafty Beggars’ How-To

Home decor projects are soaring in popularity right now – and it’s no wonder, when making such beautifully impressive projects – like these incredible hanging hearts – can be so easy! Three-dimensional base shapes such as hearts, plaques, baubles, trinket boxes and more are available […]

All You Need Is Love… And Cake!  – A Mich Turner Masterpiece

All You Need Is Love… And Cake! – A Mich Turner Masterpiece

Valentine’s Day is the perfect occasion to declare your undying love with a specially baked and decorated cake. Flowers and chocolates are an easy go-to… but to make and bake your own cake shows love, devotion and commitment!

So how do you create something bold, beautiful and romantic? We asked Mich Turner MBE to come up with something that ticked all the boxes for the most romantic day of the year. Hold onto your mixing bowls, bakers… and feast your eyes on this incredible baking how-to!

Inspired by the Beatles classic, ‘All You Need Is Love,’ this colourful creation is bound to impress. Don’t know where to start? Mich Turner breaks it down, step by step, below…

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Filled With Love – Charlotte Newland’s Trendy Textile Heart [With Template]

Filled With Love – Charlotte Newland’s Trendy Textile Heart [With Template]

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we asked The great British Sewing Bee’s Charlotte Newland to get creative, in the name of love! And here’s the gorgeous alternative to giving a Valentine’s card that she came up with! This pretty framed loveheart need not […]

11 Simple Steps to an Incredible Valentine’s Day Table [ + Downloadable Heart Sewing Template]

11 Simple Steps to an Incredible Valentine’s Day Table [ + Downloadable Heart Sewing Template]

Whether it’s because you can’t get a babysitter, or you’d simply rather spend Valentine’s Day surrounded by your home comforts, staying in can be just as special as going out. Why not plan a special dinner for two, and prepare with this pretty heart sewing […]