Craft Focus - December 2022/January 2023 (Issue 94)

15 BRAND SPANKING NEW  Brand spanking new Check out some new and exciting products in the current market CORINNE LAPIERRE Another addition to the fantastic range of hoop kits, this project shows some of Corinne’s favourite woodland friends having marvellous fun on the frozen lake. Inspired by winter Scandinavian folk themes, Corinne’s choice of colours and patterns are always a delight and this new design is no exception. The kit contains everything needed for the project: soft wool mix felt, a needle and DMC thread. It also contains the hoop so only scissors are required! The clear, illustrated colour instructions and stitch guide included make this kit suitable for crafters of all abilities. This handmade decoration will be cherished year after year, especially as it is so easy to display using the wooden hoop as a frame. All kits come in distinctive folk printed recyclable box and are perfect for self-purchase or as an original and accessible present. +44 (0)1132 460 403 THE CRAFTY KIT COMPANY Make yourself a juicy selection of seasonal fruit, whether you’re a beginner or an expert crafter. Use the clear instructions and UK-sourced materials provided to make this quirky craft come to life! Designed and made in Scotland by The Crafty Kit Company, the RRP is £18.95. +44 (0)1620 860 907 CRAFTER’S COMPANION With die-cut windows to reveal the wonder of the natural world, tumbling cascades of wisteria flowers, chic birdcages and stunning original illustrations, the Nature’s Garden Wisteria Collection shines with the elegance of a summer’s day. Perfect for Mother’s Day makes! This full papercraft collection of stamps, dies, embossing folders, stencils, patterned paper and vellum pads everything you need to create sweet and summery scenes in your cards and crafts. And bring your makes to life with flower forming foam, dies and the brand-new Petal Powder, designed to add an extra sprinkle of texture and rustic atmosphere to your floral makes. +44 (0)1388 660 930