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Sarah Millsop’s Criss Cross Crystals

Ambassadors, Jewellery, Sarah Millsop

A perfect project for any crafter! Criss cross crystals are simple and a beautiful introduction to some jewellery making essentials. This necklace makes a statement but in a subtle and elegant effect. You could make it with smaller beads… but you will need to use a smaller jump ring also. Have a play and even make matching bracelets with the leftovers! Sarah Millsop

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Mich Turner’s Christmas Wreath Cake

Ambassadors, Baking, Cake Decorating, Christmas, Mich Turner, Occasions

Not everyone is a fan of the traditional rich fruit Christmas cake, so I have created a recipe here that will excite your creativity and please your palate. Based on a delicious Christmas-infused chocolate biscuit cake, the components for this Christmas wreath cake can be made well in advance, helping you to organise and plan. The cake itself requires no baking – simply refrigerate until firm and then cover with chocolate fondant sugar paste. Mich Turner

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Are Felt Christmas Decorations the UK’s Favourite?

Christmas, Occasions, Sewing

Christmas is a time for jubilance. The festive period is bright, cheesy and a whole lot of fun! As of late, felt has been a huge trend in the crafting world – and beyond. But why is this matted material so popular? Honestly, it’s because felt Christmas decorations have the cute factor. No — not just the cute factor. The absolutely adorable factor! Plus, they truly are a joy to make. They don’t take much time at all and little stitching skill is required to complete them.

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3 Christmas Cupcake Toppers That Transform Bakes

Baking, Cake Decorating, Christmas, Occasions

You may have already noticed, but this week we’ve been going hard for Christmas. This season is a HUGE event for crafters – arguably the biggest – so we think it’s important to get thinking about our festive makes as early as possible. Our 2-week event celebrates the most wonderful time of the year with innovative Christmas-themed product launches, so we want to highlight some of the best products for your festive projects. In this article, we’re looking at Christmas cupcakes – must-haves in households inhabited by bakers, yuletide enthusiasts, excited children, cake-loving adults… well, that just about covers everyone!

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