Craft Focus - June/July 2020 (Issue 79)

23 BRAND SPANKING NEW LAVINIA STAMPS These vibrant Colourburst Dreamscapes come in a book of 30 double-sided 8in x 8in cards in 10 original designs. They are perfect for greeting cards and brilliant for framing and hanging on the wall. They’re made from thick matte, 150 gsm premium card, digitally printed to a high quality and perfect for stamping on. +44 (0)1824 710 691 CRAFTER’S COMPANION The new Gemini Multi Media Build-A-Banner set includes a variety of alphabet dies to make it super easy to create stylish bunting for any occasion. Also launching with these versatile dies is the new Gemini Multi Media Bloom Builder set which will allow you to create a variety of fabulous floral appliqué designs. Each pack includes seven dies to help you build a variety of flower designs, complete with stems, leaves, flower heads and centres. Use them individually or mix and match the dies to add beautiful, customised appliqué designs to a range of projects. The Gemini Multi Media dies are designed to cut through a variety of materials and multiple layers of fabric all in one cut, and the dies included in this set create a variety of pennant shapes. Use the dies and template set individually or together for maximum creative versatility. +44 (0)1388 663 251 SHESTO This workstation provides the ideal modelling space wherever you are, whether placed on a desk or held on your lap. The A4 cutting mat fits snuggly into the laser-cut design, with tool holders, shelf and space for a water pot. Also available are two storage drawers with room to hold paints, tools, models and more. All the parts push fit together without any need for glue, and drawers can be stacked with the workstation creating a convenient, compact unit. +44 (0)20 8451 6188 DOODLECRAFT DESIGN DoodleCraft Design has just released its latest addition to the Blackwork ‘Tribal’ range with this beautiful design of an elephant and calf, stitched on 14 count aida in neutral tones. There will be another version coming soon in more vibrant colours – watch this space. Another new design is also from the company’s ‘Tribal’ range and is a bear, stitched in bright colours, this features an American Indian quote in the border. 