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Head to the Himalayas with this stunning new Red Panda Needle Felting Kit from Hawthorn Handmade. Follow the detailed instructions and size and shape guide to make your very own red panda to treasure. RRP £21.95.

For further information call: +44 (0)1258 863 873 or visit the website www.hawthornhandmade.com

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Based in Cambridgeshire, UK, Photocentric specialises in providing customers all around the globe with fantastic service and support, since 2002.

In addition to clear stamps, the company also offers a growing range of other bespoke craft products, such as stencils, dies, printed papers and more, as they enable creative businesses of all shapes and sizes to bring their brand to life. Making creating a high-quality craft range accessible and simple.

In 2022, Photocentric is providing something new for customers, adding a new 3D printing service to accompany its existing offering. Customers now have the ability to work with Photocentric to enable greater innovation in mass manufacturing, to produce product free of tooling or set-up costs.
The image shows a set of perfume caps that were designed using the freedom of geometry that only 3D printing technology allows, all printed together on one production run.

The beauty of 3D technology to the craft industry is the ability to customise and adjust parts at ease, and the speed to market that can be achieved. These lids were all printed on their revolutionary Liquid Crystal Magna printer.

+44 (0)1733 349937
photocentricgroup.com/craft

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From straightening out your kitchen drawers and maximising closet space to keeping your home clean and tidy, the tips, tricks, and hacks in NIFTYTM: Clean & Organized will take your space to the next level in no time.

From the popular BuzzFeed lifestyle destination NIFTY, this home organisation guide is perfect for anyone who wants to bring a little order to whatever space they call home. It includes helpful advice on how to clean and organise every room in the house, making life easier, more organised, and less stressful than ever before. With money-saving tips, fun DIYs, and inventive ideas for maximising space, this book is the ultimate cleaning resource.

Whether it's tackling the chaos of the bedroom closet or making the most out of the limited space in your tiny bathroom, this title makes tidying up and staying organised easier than ever.

For further information, call +44 (0)1392 790 650 or visit the website https://davidandcharles.com

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PONY has been working hard to create an environmentally-friendly solution for single use packaging and the company has fulfilled the brief perfectly. Not only has PONY removed any plastic but have replaced it with a jute case. The jute plant has an extremely low carbon footprint and is an amazing crop for the environment as the plants are rain fed and require no pesticides, fertilisers or irrigation. These cases are sturdy and customer ready. There will be no worries of the pins escaping with a neat popper on the back to keep them safe. These plastic-free, space-saving cases are perfect for the environmentally conscious knitter.

For further information, visit www.grovesltd.co.uk

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Wild Dreams is a vibrant collection of hand drawn floral blooms designed by Paula Milner, The Crafty Lass.

Printed on organic cotton, Paula's second collection is inspired by summer meadows, blossoming bouquets and the true wonder of British nature and can be ordered now for delivery this spring. Paula hopes these colourful designs truly inspire people to get making and creating.

Visit: www.visagetextiles.com

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New to the Crafty You Crafty Me collection for January 2022 is a range of stylish macramé rainbow kits. Macramé growing in popularity thanks to its simplicity and natural materials and with gorgeous 100 per cent British wool and natural cotton rope these kits contain all the materials you need to get creative. Available in rainbow and spring colours and two sizes, these kits also include clear step-by-step instructions with colour photographs to make some stunning hanging rainbows.

For further information, email wholesale@craftyyoucraftyme.com or visit the website www.craftyyoucraftyme.com

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These new needle minders are made in the UK from birch plywood and super-strong neodymium magnets and they retail at £8.

The three new designs are the Penguin, Christmas Jumper and Snow Globe. Needle minders are a perfect gift for all stitchers, saving hours of looking for lost needles! Plus, they double as cute fridge magnets or even little brooches.

For further information, visit www.hawthornhandmade.com

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Pearlywinks' brand new EZ Blend Extreme Sprays have been developed with coverage and simplicity in mind, they're perfect for adding colour to your projects and also fantastic to blend with. The sprays have been created to a blend that really does simplify blending and also allows them to be water reactive. Spritz the sprays on to a dry ink pad or some cut and dry foam and use the ink to stamp with, apply with a blending brush to achieve perfect colourful results. This set comes with nine 30ml sprays in gorgeous colours and has an RRP of £31.91.

For further information, email simon@pearlywinkscraftsupplies.com or visit the website www.pearlywinks.com

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Making bespoke, personalised candles is easy with EaziCandle. These new wax appliqué sheets come in an amazing range of colours and can be safely used to decorate candles.

Cut out shapes from the wax appliqué sheets using cookie cutters or go free hand with a craft knife. The wax shapes when warmed slightly in the hand will stick onto the inside of clear glassware, which can be personalised with letters or shapes. You can also apply the wax shapes to the top of a container candle or to the side of a pillar candle. Use your imagination to create beautiful, bespoke designs.

Get in touch with one of the team for more information.

www.eazicandle.co.uk

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Create beautiful lettering and brush script designs with uni-ball's Love Lettering PIN pen calligraphy collection. This set includes three chisel tip pens in small, medium and large plus an expressive brush tip and 0.9mm tip for clear definition. This variation in nib style and size allows for a range of different hand-lettering styles and overall finish.

Chisel tips are wedge-shaped, depending on how you hold the pen, you will be able to create a broad or narrow stroke. PIN's brush tip is firm, so it adapts to your pressure, angle or speed of writing. This firmness gives you excellent control, giving you the power to truly master brush script and expressive brush pen painting techniques. These, combined with the robust chunky line of the 0.9mm fine tip pen provides a wealth of creative calligraphy possibilities.

The creative hand-lettering pen set is presented in a fully biodegradable plastic-free pack that was manufactured in the UK using vegetable inks and sustainable printing processes. The pack artwork features calligraphy from hand-lettering artist Lettering Our World.

For further information call +44 (0)1908 328 833; email contactus@mpuni.eu or visit the website www.uniball.co.uk