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KnitPro is ready to reveal its Holiday Gift Set for this year which is designed around the theme of self love. In the form of a book, it's a totally new concept which we're sure would be loved by everyone.

Contents of this gift set are: Interchangeable needle sizes 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, 5.0, 5.5, 6.0, 7.0 & 8.0mm in lively pastel colours with matt black connectors.

Accessories: four memory-free, stainless-steel cables in length of 60, 80 (2 nos.) & 100cm, four end caps, four ellen keys, one set of cable connectors.
The Special Gift includes one crocheted bookmark and one knitting journal.

For further information, email marketing@knitpro.eu or visit the website https://www.knitpro.eu/d/gift/holiday-set/en

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Meet Walter the Sailor Gull, one of Corinne Lapierre's new kits. This folk animal kit is inspired by the ocean, seaside villages and of course our very friendly, curious seagulls.

Beautifully packaged in a craft box with printed folk designs on all sides, this fully recyclable, reusable and compostable packaging makes for a beautiful shop display.

This kit contains the best quality wool-mix felt in distinctive, bright shades, assorted DMC embroidery threads, toy filling, sewing needle and wooden dowel. Easy to follow instructions, stitch guide and full-scale templates are included.

The kits appeal to crafters of all abilities, including those just beginning their crafting journey. The trade price is £7 (RRP £16.80).

For further information, call +44 (0)1132 460 403, email info@corinnelapierre.com or visit the website www.corinnelapierre.com

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The creative pompoms box includes all you need to create your own collection of festive decorations to hang from the Christmas tree. Designed for children aged six to 10+, the box features six cardboard 3D winter pompom animals and characters to build, such as snowman, polar bear and reindeer. Each box comes complete with two balls of wool and instructions.

Lawrence Savage, Marketing Manager at ExaClair Limited, comments, “These new creative boxes are perfect for encouraging young children to enhance their creativity, whilst also developing their crafting skills as they enjoy the magic of the festive season.”

For further information, call +44 (0)1553 696 600 or email sales@exaclair.co.uk or visit www.exaclairlimited.com

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These new EaziCandle kits make the perfect gift for any craft or candle lover. Available in both Christmas and standard fragrances, the soy candle making sets come with every-thing needed to make two scented soy wax candles, including two clear glass containers, soy wax, fragrance and colour.

EaziCandle's scented melt making sets will make up to 54 scented melts and come with a silicone waffle melt mould, a ceramic burner, wax, fragrance and colour. No special candle making equipment is required, just a saucepan of simmering water is all that is needed to melt the wax.

The EaziCandle system is designed to make it easy: one bottle of wax to one bottle of fragrance gives the optimum fragrance experience.

+44 (0)1335 390 639

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Zweigart has introduced a new embroidery Booklet 'Namaste'. Zweigart provides a broad range of great quality needlework fabrics which are colour-fast and easy-care. All the company's needlework fabrics are made in Germany and help to bring creative embroidery ideas to life. In the new embroidery booklet Namaste (Order No. 104/325) everything revolves around this meditative sport: Geometric mandalas, small motifs on the subject of self care and well-known yoga figures round off the topic perfectly. The matching colour scheme with a combination of petrol blue and shades of purple and beige in Aidas, evenweaves and linen fabrics form the perfect background for every embroidery.

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Artcuts Christmas Craft Kits are a fun and festive Christmas gift for crafters of all levels. Packaged in a gifting box with a clear window for impactful merchandising, this kit contains everything required including a stamp, ink and five wooden decorations for the Christmas tree. With the Birch wooden shapes, Scandi-inspired rubber stamps and specialist inks to play with, there's no limit to the different patterns that can be created with these kits. Crafters can stamp directly onto the natural wood grain and, as Artcuts source real Birch wood, there's no need to prime. A great festive activity for all the family to enjoy during the countdown to Christmas.
Artcuts designs and makes all the wooden craft kits in its Surrey-based studio. The wooden components in this kit are responsibly sourced from sustainable forests in Finland.
+44 (0)1342 843 843

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If it helps the environment - count me in!

Peak Dale's recycled kraft cracker kits went with a bang last Christmas. They come with hats, snaps, mottos/jokes and even decorative raffia, all of which can be put straight into the recycling bin.

+44 (0)1298 78447

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The most perfect Christmas craft!!

Paraffle's popular Christmas Wreath embroidery kit is designed for beginners and materials include DMC mouliné spécial 25 and metallic threads, a gorgeous beechwood display hoop and jingle bells for an extra flourish to the finished piece.

+44 (0)7468 535 475

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With Christmas rapidly approaching, Décopatch® has launched some new additions to its ever-popular range of papier mâché shapes and papers for the festive celebrations.

The new additions include a nativity scene kit containing seven mâché shapes to decorate, as well as a stable which can be used as storage when the festivities are over.

The pretty hanging flower wreath comes with brass fasteners and can be decorated to suit individual tastes. The flowers are also detachable, making it easier to decorate.

Perfect for small table gifts, the new box crackers can be reused year after year, with the added bonus that they can be decorated to co-ordinate with the table dressing.

Just for fun, several hanging decorations have been introduced to this festive range and are sure to bring some smiles around the Christmas tree! These include an amusing rotund unicorn, sleigh, mittens, raclette pan and spatula, plus a selection of picture frames.

Also introduced for Christmas 2021 are four new limited edition textured foil paper packs, named Make a wish, Snow, Starry night and Natural. Each pack contains four co-ordinated 30cm x 40 cm sheets of textured paper, perfect for creating harmonised decorations.

+44 (0)1553 696 600

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This year, Ribbon Writer is introducing a new range of Christmas ribbon in eight beautiful colours: red, green, burgundy gold, cream, navy, white or black. This lovely satin ribbon has a glitter border in either silver or gold which is picked up by matching metallic print with 'Merry Christmas' in a lovely italic font. The 15mm is great for cards and Christmas decoration making while the slightly wider 25mm is perfect for wreaths, gifts and table decorations. The 25mm, also features a lovely Christmas themed image between each repeat. These gorgeous ribbons are available direct from Ribbon Writer.

+44 (0)1527 877 711