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Never Ending Card Tutorial [+ Video!]

Never Ending Card Tutorial [+ Video!]

Introducing the never ending card: a four-faced fully interactive card that just never stops… literally! This incredible cardmaking design is one every serious papercrafter should get to grips with – it’s the perfect way to wow any recipient, whether you’re making a birthday card, a […]

How to Bullet Journal: The Beginner’s Guide

How to Bullet Journal: The Beginner’s Guide

Stationery enthusiasts and planning fanatics alike are all going crazy over the hottest trend in journaling now: the bullet journal. But what is a bullet journal, and why all the fuss? If you’re keen to learn all about this revolutionary way to organise your time, […]

Kumihimo Braiding: How To Use Your Kumihimo Disk!

Kumihimo Braiding: How To Use Your Kumihimo Disk!

Have you heard of Kumihimo braiding? In Japanese, the word ‘Kumihimo’ means gathering threads. In jewellery-making, the art of kumihimo braiding can be combined with beads to create some truly stunning pieces of jewellery… which is exactly what Sarah Millsop does in her latest project! […]

Effortless Paper and Fabric Die Cutting with the Fabmatic

Effortless Paper and Fabric Die Cutting with the Fabmatic

Seasoned papercrafters are well aware than when it comes to creating intricately cut shaped toppers, tags, cards and other embellishments, the opportunities are almost limitless, thanks to die cutting machines and accessories. But what if we told you we had a die cutting machine that […]

Mod Podge Photo Transfer: How To Transfer Your Images onto Wood!

Mod Podge Photo Transfer: How To Transfer Your Images onto Wood!

What is Mod Podge? Short answer: one of the most fantastic crafting investments you will ever make! This fantastic little pot of paste has become an iconic craft supply, and not without good reason – there are so many projects you can create using Mod […]

Hooded Unicorn Blanket: Crochet Your Own With Our Free Pattern + Tutorial

Hooded Unicorn Blanket: Crochet Your Own With Our Free Pattern + Tutorial

Love unicorns? Love crochet? Then you’re going to love this! We asked the wonderfully talented Charlie Mumford to create a crochet unicorn blanket so soft and snuggly you’d never want to get out of it… and she has not disappointed! Check out her fantastic step-by-step […]

Make Your Own Corsage: A DIY Prom Project [+ Video Tutorial]

Make Your Own Corsage: A DIY Prom Project [+ Video Tutorial]

Have you ever wondered why women wear corsages in the first place? Corsages have been around for a while! In ancient times, flowers were worn to special events to ward off evil spirits, while in more recent times they served as a token of love […]

World Earth Day Craft Ideas: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!

World Earth Day Craft Ideas: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!

We all know how important it is to be as environmentally friendly as we can. But how can we all play our part? Celebrated in April every year, World Earth Day provides a chance for us to focus on sharing the information and inspiration needed to fundamentally […]

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 Square Stitch Emoji Earrings 😎😜😍

How to Make Square Stitch Emoji Earrings 😎😜😍

The square stitch is such a versatile stitch to learn! It gives you the same finish and appearance of a ‘loomed’ piece of beadwork, without having to secure several threads. We always start with the longest, or widest, row in the design. It’s easier to […]

How to Make the Ultimate Emoji Cake 😍😵

How to Make the Ultimate Emoji Cake 😍😵

I loved making the little emojis to go around this cake. You could have so much fun by making up stories for the different faces, like finding out the sex of a new baby or being proposed to. I’ve used lots of different faces and I […]

Crafty Beggar Julie Peasgood’s Pompom Party

Crafty Beggar Julie Peasgood’s Pompom Party

Having realized that pompoms are all-year-round items (not just good for gracing hats and scarves in winter) I went to town with them for one of our recent shows. They are satisfyingly easy to make, especially if you use the pompom makers that Create & […]