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

3 CONTENTS In this issue... REGULARS 9 Industry news What’s happening within the craft and hobby market 15 Brand spanking new Brand spanking new products 57 Tried & tested Craft Focus editor, Rachel Westall, tries sits back and relaxes with Hawthorn Handmade’s cross stitch kit ‘Born to Craft’ 86 Bookstand The latest book releases 58 December 2022/ January 2023 15 46 79 FEATURES 35 Craft trends 2023 Movers and shakers in the world of craft and stationery give their insider knowledge on what will be big in the year ahead 42 Love is in the air Valentine’s Day ideas 48 Reduce, reuse, recycle The upcycling trend is here to stay 51 Cut and create Papercrafts 61 Fashion fever! Making clothes at home 71 Time to say thanks to y our leading lady Mother’s Day 79 Baby it’s cold outside Winter product showcase