Holidays & Celebrations

The 13 Best Fall Wreaths For Your Front Door

The 13 Best Fall Wreaths For Your Front Door

You know you’re a true crafter when you embrace absolutely any excuse to get creative with your home decor… which is why we always get super excited at this time of year! When the weather starts to cool and the leaves begin to fall, it’s […]

Crafty Pumpkin Carving Templates [ Free Printables!]

Crafty Pumpkin Carving Templates [ Free Printables!]

Whether you’re going all-out this Halloween and throwing a haunted house party, or you just want to set the scene for this year’s trick-or-treating troops, don’t do anything until you’ve read this article! We know you won’t want to sink your knife into this year’s […]

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 […]

A Wedding Season Must: How To Press Flowers

A Wedding Season Must: How To Press Flowers

As wonderful and magical as they are, weddings can be seriously expensive affairs. Dresses, cakes, venues, flowers… the list goes on, and none of it’s cheap! Which is why when it comes to crafting keepsakes from the big day – whether it was your own […]

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!

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 […]

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 […]

A Sweet Yet Simple Handmade Mother’s Day Gift

A Sweet Yet Simple Handmade Mother’s Day Gift

With Mother’s Day fast approaching, we know that finding the perfect Mother’s Day gift is probably at the forefront of your mind. And what better way to show Mom how much you love her, than with a handcrafted gift? Which is why we asked the […]

Yarn Easter Eggs: Your Step by Step Guide

Yarn Easter Eggs: Your Step by Step Guide

Whether you fancy creating these fun yarn eggs as hanging decorations, or as an alternative way of wrapping this year’s Easter chocolate, this easy Easter project is a great one to have up your sleeve! It works a treat with twine, jute and embroidery thread […]

St Patricks Day Crafts – Decorations To Get You In The Mood To Celebrate!

St Patricks Day Crafts – Decorations To Get You In The Mood To Celebrate!

St Patricks Day is almost upon us, and you’ll be very excited to hear that the crafty little Leprechauns at Create and Craft HQ have been hard at work in preparation for the celebrations… they’ve been crafting St Patricks Day decorations! That’s right, we’ve got […]

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 […]

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 & […]