Craft Focus - December 2021/January 2022 (Issue 88)

BOTHY THREADS This counted cross stitch kit entitled Basket of Roses contains; 16 count antique white Zweigart Aida, stranded cottons, needle, chart and instructions. A cream triplefold card and envelope are also included. The finished size measures 10cm x 10cm. This kit uses full cross stitch, back stitch and French knots. CRAFTY KIT CO Part of The Crafty Kit Company’s new range of felt flower kits, this Felt Daffodils Craft Kit makes a stunning bunch of spring daffodils that mum can enjoy all year round. With it you can learn how to easily create petal and leaf shapes from beautiful quality wool mix felt, putting everything together to make truly realistic looking everlasting flowers. With clear instructions and a video tutorial available to watch on The Crafty Kit Company’s YouTube channel, this kit is perfect for beginners, and would make a beautiful Mother’s Day present, either as a completed project made with love, or as a boxed gift. With 11 other felt flowers in the range to choose from, you’re sure to find many of mum’s favourite blooms! +44 (0)1620 860 907 HERITAGE CRAFTS Celebration (KCCE1606) is part of the Karen Carter Collection. The design size is 19.5cm x 20cm and has an RRP £27.56. It’s available on 14ct aida and 27ct evenweave fabric. The kits contain: Zweigart fabric, DMC stranded cottons sorted on to numbered cards, a needle, and clear charts and instructions. LAVINIA STAMPS A gorgeous design for mum! Lavinia Stamps prides itself on designing everything from start to finish. All images are hand drawn which give them their original style, offering something different each time. This new stamp was released in August, 2021. The launch featured some super swings, fairy charms, poppies, quirky houses and two beautiful new fairies. +44 (0)1824 710 691 68