Author: Lisa at Create and Craft

Debbie Shore’s Beautiful Heart Bunting Tutorial

Debbie Shore’s Beautiful Heart Bunting Tutorial

Looking for a quick and easy sewing project that will add instant charm to any room of the home? This timeless heart bunting provides the perfect way to add gorgeous rustic home decor to bedrooms, kitchen dressers, garden parties and more. Whilst the pretty heart […]

Paper Succulent Art: Free Templates Included!

Paper Succulent Art: Free Templates Included!

If you’re a fan of the super succulents trend that’s sweeping the nation, then you’ll love this latest papercraft project from the talented Carla Bagshaw.¬†Including all the paper succulent templates you’ll need to create this stunning piece of wall art, this is the perfect project […]

Debbie Shore’s DIY Heart Wreath Tutorial

Debbie Shore’s DIY Heart Wreath Tutorial

Looking to create some gorgeous home decor for Valentine’s Day? Or perhaps you’re looking for something cute and quirky to add to your bedroom, conservatory or summer house? This beautiful DIY heart wreath is the perfect project for sewing enthusiasts to get stuck into! Not only will it add instant shabby chic charm to any room of the home, but you could also give it as a gorgeous handmade gift too! Check out Debbie Shore’s step-by-step heart wreath tutorial below, and learn how to create your very own.

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Debbie Shore’s DIY Sewing Storage Project

Debbie Shore’s DIY Sewing Storage Project

Create this handy sewing storage solution with a little help from the fabulous Debbie Shore, and keep your sewing table tidy, no matter what you’re working on! This crafty little sewing storage easel is a must-have for sewing enthusiasts everywhere. Not only is it a […]

Make Your Own Screen Printing Screens: Introducing MYOS From Screen Sensation!

Make Your Own Screen Printing Screens: Introducing MYOS From Screen Sensation!

Whether you’ve joined the home screen printing revolution or not, things are about to get a whole lot more awesome for crafters everywhere… Screen Sensations’ Make Your Own Screen Machine is here! Those of you who already have a screen printing kit at home will […]

How to Make a Dreamcatcher: Your Step-by-Step Guide

How to Make a Dreamcatcher: Your Step-by-Step Guide

In Native American culture, dream catchers were believed to catch and trap bad dreams, whilst allowing good dream to pass through the spider-web design, and drift into the heads of the children that lie sleeping below them. Nowadays, dreamcatchers come in many shapes and sizes, and are an incredibly popular bedroom decor choice! If you’re ready for some super sweet dreams, why not learn how to make a dreamcatcher with our step-by-step tutorial below? The lovely Bernadette Wainwright has put together a fantastic set of instructions, enabling you to make a gorgeous dreamcatcher to add the perfect finishing touch to your bedroom!

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Debbie Shore’s Vintage Apron Pattern

Debbie Shore’s Vintage Apron Pattern

Create your own beautiful vintage apron using this fantastic step-by-step sewing tutorial from Debbie Shore! Not only would this classic apron design brighten up every moment you spent in your own kitchen – but it would make a fantastic personalised gift for the baking fanatic […]

How To Use Less Plastic: Create Becky Cole’s Reusable Sandwich Wrap!

How To Use Less Plastic: Create Becky Cole’s Reusable Sandwich Wrap!

Reducing our reliance on single-use plastic is one of the most important changes we can make to our daily lives, and whilst many have now started investing in reusable coffee cups and metal drinking straws in order to use less plastic, there’s still one disposable […]

Crochet Mandala Pattern: Free Tutorial

Crochet Mandala Pattern: Free Tutorial

Originating in Hindu and Buddhist religion, the mandala is a circle designed to represent the universe, and symbolise cosmic and psychic order… but in recent years it’s enjoyed a colourful revival at the hands (or hooks) of crochet enthusiasts! Even if boho is not your thing, we think there’s a place for a beautiful crochet mandala in every home – whether you use it as a coaster, pot holder, table decoration, or something else entirely. Charlie Mumford has created a lovely mini mandala here, that’s ideal for adding to your table top, and makes the perfect project for beginners to crochet.¬† Created using basic stitches, this crochet mandala pattern can be repeated and adjusted as your crochet confidence grows, so you can make a mandala as big or as small as you like!

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Reusable Storage Lids: A Kitchen Sewing Project

Reusable Storage Lids: A Kitchen Sewing Project

Reducing our reliance on single use plastic is one of the most important changes we can make to our daily lives, to help look after our environment for future generations. This simple little kitchen sewing project will show you step by step how to make […]

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 […]

Banish Single-Use Plastic – Make Your Own Reusable Sandwich Bags!

Banish Single-Use Plastic – Make Your Own Reusable Sandwich Bags!

This year, people have been motivated to think about plastics in a way they never have before. Environmental issues are creeping up the agenda, and everyone is making an effort to change their recycling habits for the better. Cutting down on our use of single-use plastic is one of the most important changes we can make to our daily lives, and clingfilm use is no exception. These attractive little reusable sandwich bags can be used for sandwiches in a packed lunch at school or work and, because they are fully washable, you can reuse them time and time again! Make your lunchbox more attractive, save money, and reduce landfill all in one go!

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