Craft Focus - April/May 2022 (Issue 90)

61 SUMMER PRODUCT SHOWCASE  THE CRAFTY KIT COMPANY This Summer Flowers Felt Wreath kit from The Crafty Company has everything crafters need to make a stunning floral wreath in bright, uplifting colours. With quality wool-mix felt, a vine wreath, and rustic spring to display the finished wreath it will bring a touch of summer to the home all year round. It would make a fabulous present for a craft-loving gardener, either as a finished project or as a colourful boxed gift. +44 (0)1620 860907 BOTHY THREADS Bothy Threads is excited to announce that the company is now working with Sally King and transforming her fabulous footwear into creative cross stitch designs! This one is called Along The Riverbank and features flora and fauna cleverly crafted into a stiletto shoe design! This kit contains: 16 count white Zweigart Aida, pre-sorted stranded cottons, needle, stitch diagram and instructions. The finished size measures 27cm x 22cm. This kit uses full cross stitches, fractional stitches, back stitch and French knots. EXACLAIR ExaClair Limited, the UK distributor for Clairefontaine creative handicrafts products offers this multi paper pad, filled with patterns to inspire fresh, summery creations. Each pad contains 20 A4 sheets ranging from 90gsm printed tracing paper through to 210gsm card. The mix of co-ordinating plain, patterned and textured sheets offers users the opportunity to produce impressive creations from one single pad. Lawrence Savage, Marketing Manager at ExaClair, says the multi paper pad brings a bright and cheery warmth that crafting enthusiasts will welcome: “After a particularly grey winter this year, this pad has been designed to bring brightness and a summer feeling into crafting projects. The possibilities are limitless with these inspiring premium quality papers, which can be cut, folded and stuck to form your perfect creations.” +44 (0)1553 696 600 PEAK DALE PRODUCTS Peak Dale’s Flower Pressing Kits are produced in the beautiful hills of Peak Dale. They’re hand-cut, routered and drilled, and then put together by hand too. +44 (0)1298 78447