Friday, 15 February 2013

Berisfords Essentials

Berisfords have just launched their new Essentials ribbon and trim ranges, with top quality choices for your creations and a whole host of ribbons in a variety of finishes and styles, ribbon roses, bows, micro beading strings and more.
 To make previewing the range super easy, there's a new 58-page brochure with over 40 inspirational designs, with plain, printed and woven ribbons in a great range of colours, plus a collection of ribbon florals in a number of styles.

For stockists details or for more information email or call 01453 883581.

Thursday, 14 February 2013

Happy Valentine's Day

Just a little note to wish everyone a very Happy Valentine's Day! Here's hoping you all get flowers, chocolates, cards, hugs, kisses or even stash - whatever your heart desires! xx

Monday, 11 February 2013

Wool House

The biggest ever celebration of wool in the UK is due to take place 13th - 24th March this year as The Campaign for Wool runs the Wool House showcase in the stunning west wing of Somerset House in central London.

Arabella McNie has been appointed as curator for the event, which will feature a showcase of interiors, fashion and the world of artisan and craft making, plus a hi-tech educational suite.

Leading interior designers including Donna Wilson, Ashley Hicks, Josephine Ryan and Kit Kemp, will feature their work as exclusive room sets alongside a huge wool art installation commissioned by the Campaign from Dutch tapestry artist Claudy Jongstra.

Entry to the showcase is free and more details can be found at

Friday, 8 February 2013

Craft Creations Big 15p Sale!

As per the banner above, The Big 15p Sale is now up and running at Craft Creations, giving you the chance to snap up some absolute bargains from the current stocks of decoupage, papers, die-cuts and more for just 15p per sheet, or just 7.5p when you buy them in bulk!

With new releases upcoming, Craft Creations are clearing some warehouse space, so head on over to the website now take advantage while stocks last at!

daylight StarMag collection

daylight has just introduced a new spring line in the form of the StarMag collection, a varied range of small hands-free magnifiers, LED lights and clamps for crafting. This innovative new range keeps your hands free so you can work as normal on your scrapbooking, beading and other craft projects, and gives you a great range of lightweight, portable and ergonomically designed products to help you work in comfort.
The full range is available from next month in selected shops. To check out the full range of daylight products, order online or find a stockist near you, visit or call 020 8964 1200.

Thursday, 7 February 2013

Hello Sunshine

NitWit Collections are such a breath of fresh air with their latest Hello Sunshine collection! Despite us still having such dark mornings and nights, this latest collection brightens our spirits and gives us the usual great array of printable products for our projects.
This is the perfect digital kit for upcoming spring makes. Check out to see all the elements available.

DaisyTrail charity work

DaisyTrail have just announced that they've hit their fundraising target and will be donating over £9,600 to Tommy's, a charity that funds medical research in to preventing miscarriage, stillbirth and premature birth.

The online social crafting network has raised this fantastic amount through activities such as a DaisyTrail Bake Sale, a 10K run in Nottingham and a £1,000 hamper giveaway. DaisyTrail also sell a range of four Tommy's digikits with all proceeds from sales going to the charity.

Originally the target was £5,000, but following the immense support of  individuals, the online community and staff, the target was increased first to £7,000 and then to £9,000!

Go to for details on Tommy's kits or go to for information on the charity, support and how you can help.

Wednesday, 6 February 2013

Crafty magazine

Crafty is the new magazine featuring the freshest, quirkiest and most stylish contemporary crafts for you and your home. Alongside inventive projects to sew, crochet, knit, alter and more, team Crafty love to upcycle and customise - with all the ideas and inspiration you need not only to make something amazing, but make it your own.

Whether you want to take a peek into the fun, beautiful and sometimes curious homes of crafters or get expert advice on starting a handmade business, this magazine brings together all elements of the Crafty lifestyle to create the perfect blend for the modern maker.

Keep your eyes on for more details coming soon!

Tuesday, 5 February 2013

Scrapbook Magazine issue 70

Hi scrappers,

Just a quick shout to let you know that the rather fabulous issue 70 is due out on sale on Thursday if you're not a subscriber and been lucky enough to have your copy already!
This issue features all kinds of lovelies including a stunning paper pack, how to guides on making your own resist papers, designer inspiration on spring, creating mini books, using Washi tape, shrink plastic and acetates, plus the delightful Dolly Edge (my granny) features on the cover - a fact that she's rather pleased about!