Can I bring my knitting needles onto a plane?

Going on holiday is amazing but the travelling can be stressful. Not only is it tiring to sit on a plane, you have to...

5 crafty ways to beat the Blue Monday blues

Some say the third weekend in January is the most depressing day of the year. While this doesn't have any scientific basis, it is...

6 top tips for dealing with hairy and fluffy yarn

Hairy and fluffy yarns are wonderfully tactile and look beautiful in a finished knitted or crocheted item. However, at a first glance these type...

Getting crafty in Ultra Violet

Since 2000 the Pantone Color Institute has announced a “Colour of the Year”. They base this colour not only on forecasting trends but by...

Knitting and crochet predictions for 2018

Now that 2017 is gone forever and we're firmly in January it's the time to make, start (and admittedly, break) our new year's resolutions. ...

Knitting, crochet and craft shows in 2018

Have you ever been to a craft show before? They're a great way to get new ideas, stock up your craft stash and to...

New year’s knitting resolutions 2018

It's almost 2018 and the start of a brand new year for knitting and crochet. Tomorrow night whether you're merrily singing Auld Lang Syne,...

Free bonus knitting and crochet patterns!

Did you know CreaCrafts creates free bonus patterns and templates that you can access online? They're all accessible via the CreaCrafts website here and...
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Merry Knitmas from CreaCrafts!

Merry Christmas fellow Knitters! Here's a little video we made - we hope you enjoy it.
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Seeing stripes

Although it may sound daunting to a novice knitter, changing colours when you're knitting really is so easy. The video above shows you how...