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

HAWTHORN HANDMADE Celebrating everything we love about winter! The Winter Doodles Embroidery Kit features all your favourite things and is created with DMC threads. THE CRAFTY KIT COMPANY Glide into a new craft project today and create this majestic white swan using this handy needle felting kit, complete with clear instructions and Materials, all sourced in the UK when possible. Crafters of any level can enjoy this project. The RRP is £18.95. +44 (0)1620 860 907 POPPY TREFFRY The winter nights are perfect for cosying up with a new project. Poppy Treffry’s charming sewing projects are a great way to create something useful for the home. From the best-selling mini storage pot projects to the practical make your own sandwich wrap kits, the projects feature easy to follow instructions, video tutorials and all the fabrics and components you need to complete the project. ZWEIGART In this winter colourworld, Snowflakes, icy shades of blue meet different shades of grey. Particularly beautiful is the article Murano 32 ct. (3984/5429) in ice blue with a playful splash print, which is reminiscent of small snowflakes. The free Zweigart design including all information about the fabrics is available here for free: SEARCH PRESS Lasse L. Matberg comes from a family who, for generations, have been working to create beautiful, quality crafted items by hand fathers and grandfathers were craftsmen, and mothers and grandmothers often worked hard knitting warm garments for the whole family. Viking Knits is a tribute to good-quality, practical needlework, inspired by the Vikings’ warm, all-weather garments. From tough-wearing sweaters and outerwear to elegant cardigans and jackets, all have been made in a beautiful Scandinavian style. Whether you love traditional, Nordic colourwork patterns and cables, or modern, textured knits, there’s something for everyone. Clear instructions are provided for each project, and charts are included where needed. +44 (0)1892 510 850 76