Craft Focus - February / March 2021 (Issue 83)

15 BRAND SPANKING NEW Brand spanking new Check out some new and exciting products in the current market  GROVES The Trimits Macrame Accessories Starter Pack has the basic accessories to get you started with macrame projects. It includes ideal elements for creating macrame wall hangings, home décor projects, plant hangers, decorations and accessories. +44 (0)1844 258 100 HERITAGE CRAFTS Heritage Crafts is a world leader in counted cross stitch design. The company works with talented artists, including John Clayton, Peter Underhill, Karen Carter and Valerie Pfeiffer to produce highly detailed cross stitch designs which are a joy to stitch. The design: Angels are Near (PUAN1590) by Peter Underhill measures 17.5cm x 12.5cm and has an RRP: £17.90. These kits are available on 27 count evenweave fabric or on 14 count aida. The kits contain: Zweigart fabric, DMC stranded cottons sorted on to numbered cards, a needle and clear charts and instructions. KNITTING FEVER INC. Knitting Fever has introduced two new yarns from Juniper Moon Farm: Summer Solstice is a soft linen blend with a subtle touch of tweed, fantastic for both knit and crochet summer tops; and Moonshine Fine is a blend of alpaca, organic silk, and nylon − soft and supple to knit yourself a cosy pair of socks or a warm wrap for those brisk spring nights. VIRIDIAN Viridian is pleased to introduce the new range of Opal self-patterning 4ply sock yarn ‘Joy’ available in eight fabulous shades. Pick your favourite, spread happiness, and delight your friends and family with their very own hand knitted garment. Opal is the home of limited addition self-pattering sock yarn made of 75 per cent virgin wool and 25 per cent polyamide. It’s hard wearing yet gentle to delicate skin, perfect for both little ones and the more mature skin. Opal wool is machine washable at 40° for your convenience. Plus, Opal is perfect for not only socks but also makes beautiful baby clothes along with an abundance of other garments. +44 (0)1173 005 244