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Thanksgiving: Journal Your Way to “GR8FUL” Living [Video]

Thanksgiving: Journal Your Way to “GR8FUL” Living [Video]

Celebrate Thanksgiving with a gratitude-inspired journal… perfect as a gift or for yourself! While Thanksgiving is often associated with food, football and Black Friday sales, it’s also a time to stop and acknowledge the things we can be thankful for.

Thanksgiving Craft Ideas

Thanksgiving Craft Ideas

Thanksgiving craft ideas are already on our mind here at Create and Craft. So much hard work goes into making a fabulous meal for friends and family, but crafting can make the hard work fun for everyone! We know how much you plan to make […]

Decorative Stitched Pumpkin Wall Decor with Kristine McKay

Decorative Stitched Pumpkin Wall Decor with Kristine McKay

In full disclosure . . . I do not sew.  It’s a skill that I’ve always admired in others.  After hosting dozens of sewing shows and being inspired, I broke down and finally bought a sewing machine! I cannot wait to explore all the creative sewing projects this will allow me to create… but I decided to start small and created the pumpkin wall décor below.

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4th of July Projects

4th of July Projects

The 4th of July is almost here! How do you plan on celebrating? We’ve got some patriotic craft projects to help make your holiday sparkle like a fireworks display!

Introducing: Heffy Doodle!

Introducing: Heffy Doodle!

Here at Create & Craft HQ, we are incredibly excited about the new launch of Heffy Doodle and can’t wait for you to meet designer and guest, Lesley Oman! Here are some words from the lady herself to help you get to know her and her brand […]

Screen Sensation: Fun Facts You Need To Know

Screen Sensation: Fun Facts You Need To Know

Here at Create & Craft, we just love an exclusive. We had a very special exclusive launch of our Screen Sensation screen printing tool last year — but the launches didn’t end there. Since then, we’ve brought you a beautiful range of new screens to get stuck into. If you’re yet to jump on the Screen Sensation bandwagon, here are some fun facts to get you excited!

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Thanksgiving Kids’ Party Favor by Kristine McKay

Thanksgiving Kids’ Party Favor by Kristine McKay

Thanksgiving is a beautiful time to gather with family and reflect on the blessings of the year. While we often spend time decorating the “adults” table, don’t forget about the kids! I decided to recreate a project that I made for my kids’ table approximately […]

Tim Holtz Theater Shadow Box by Kristine McKay

Tim Holtz Theater Shadow Box by Kristine McKay

Create a breath-taking theater shadow box display inspired by classic Hollywood. Tim Holtz Idea-ology Shadow Boxes are at the forefront of this design, decorated with authentic vintage-style décor. Kristine creates the antiqued effect using a Rare Earth Brown Ink Pad and Dreamees Inky Daubers, then decorates with […]

Tattered Lace ‘Dare to Dream’ Card by Nancy Watt

Tattered Lace ‘Dare to Dream’ Card by Nancy Watt

This summer, Tattered Lace launched four fabulous collections on Create and Craft that were a huge success. The first was Christmas Glow featuring Flectere dies, then there was the very elegant Deco Christmas, the stunning Wonderful in White, and Fantasy Christmas. All amazing and all very different. I’m delighted to share a project from the Tattered Lace Magazine Issue 45 using the very beautiful and very impressive Fantasy Christmas dies. — Nancy Watt.

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How to Make a Crystal Dragonfly [Sarah Millsop]

How to Make a Crystal Dragonfly [Sarah Millsop]

You can make your crystal dragonfly in any size and embellish the wings with more or fewer bicone beads. Why not try adding seed beads for more color and detail? – Sarah Millsop

Crafty Beggar Wendy Turner Webster’s Pompoms

Crafty Beggar Wendy Turner Webster’s Pompoms

I was a ‘Pompom Virgin’ until we were asked to do a whole show on them for Create and Craft. Although, I’d seen a lot of them on our first TV series of Crafty Beggars when some of our contestants worked through the night to […]

How to Make a Beaded Spider [Sarah Millsop]

How to Make a Beaded Spider [Sarah Millsop]

You can make your beaded spider in any size and color you like. Attach to brooch backs or use as embellishments for your home decor… they are fun and simple to create, and a great use of leftover beads! If you want to wear your spider, you may wish to use a thicker wire for the legs so they stay in position and are not as delicate to touch! – Sarah Millsop

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