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Visitor numbers up at Scotland's Trade Fair Spring

Visitor numbers up at Scotland's Trade Fair Spring

Scotland's Trade Fair Spring closed on a positive note this week, with organiser Springboard Events reporting a four per cent rise in attendance figures. Visitors also commented on the high quality of products on offer at the event, which ran from 19th-21st January at SEC, Glasgow.... read more

Posted: 23 January 2020

John Scott teams up with Crafter's Companion

John Scott teams up with Crafter's Companion

John Scott is partnering with Crafter's TV to launch a brand-new show, John Scott's Sewing World. The channel, which is owned by Crafter's Companion, will air a four-hour weekly sewing special with John, with the first programme airing on 3rd March at 8am.... read more

Posted: 23 January 2020

Royal School of Needlework joins forces with menswear label

Royal School of Needlework joins forces with menswear label

Design students from the Royal School of Needlework have joined forces with menswear label E. Tautz to encourage sustainability within the fashion industry. Launching its new autumn/winter 2020 collection, E. Tautz showcased hand embroidery skills in a drive to 'make do and mend', highlighting the need for sustainability in the industry.... read more

Posted: 21 January 2020

Crafting makes the UK happy, survey reveals

Crafting makes the UK happy, survey reveals

New research by lovecrafts.com has revealed that baking is regarded as the UK's happiest hobby, followed by knitting and photography. The findings were discovered when the online craft community surveyed 5,000 members of the public ahead of 'Blue Monday'... read more

Posted: 16 January 2020

Abbey England appoints new CEO

Abbey England appoints new CEO

As part of its £500,000 transformation programme, whole supplier Abbey England has appointed a new CEO, former director Richard Brown.... read more

Posted: 15 January 2020

Crafty Kit Company pledges to help koalas

Crafty Kit Company pledges to help koalas

The Crafty Kit Company has pledged that every online order placed in January and February will provide a meal for an adult koala being cared for at Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital in Queensland.... read more

Posted: 14 January 2020

Craft Buddy expands its portfolio with new signing

Craft Buddy expands its portfolio with new signing

Craft Buddy has announced its first new licensed product range of the year. The craft manufacturer will be working with fantasy artist Lisa Parker to reproduce her stunning art in the Crystal Art format. Lisa is well-known for her work, which features mysterious and magical creatures.... read more

Posted: 12 January 2020

Crafterama show to launch at Ally Pally

Crafterama show to launch at Ally Pally

The team behind Stamperama is launching a new show, Crafterama. The retail event will take place at Alexandra Palace from 1st-2nd August 2020, featuring stamps, papercraft and other must-have materials and supplies.... read more

Posted: 12 January 2020

NAJ champions British-made jewellery with new Created in the UK scheme

NAJ champions British-made jewellery with new Created in the UK scheme

The National Association of Jewellers (NAJ) has launched a new scheme that champions products made in the UK, named Created in the UK. It includes a new logo and focuses on jewellery, silverware and related products.... read more

Posted: 8 January 2020

5D Diamond Paintings supplies to retailers across the UK

5D Diamond Paintings supplies to retailers across the UK

Art and craft specialist 5D Diamond Paintings supplies fun kits to retailers across the UK.... read more

Posted: 7 January 2020