Industry news from Craft Focus magazine

Sustainable knitwear designer to showcase new collection

Sustainable knitwear designer to showcase new collection

Sustainable knitwear designer Katie Jones will share a range of colourful eco-friendly designs at The Spring Knitting & Stitching Show, opening this week.... read more

Posted: 27 February 2019

BCTF flies the flag for British design

BCTF flies the flag for British design

Taking place from 7th-9th April, this year’s British Craft Trade Fair is the largest event of its kind, focusing exclusively on British-made artisan products.... read more

Posted: 27 February 2019

Stationery Awards retailer categories deadline extended

Stationery Awards retailer categories deadline extended

The deadline for entries has been extended two weeks, giving retailers until midnight on Friday 1st March, 2019 to enter.... read more

Posted: 20 February 2019

Vital industry data revealed at CHSI Stitches

Vital industry data revealed at CHSI Stitches

Useful data from the much-anticipated Craft Report 2019 was revealed yesterday at CHSI Stitches.... read more

Posted: 18 February 2019

Lion Capital acquires DMC Group

Lion Capital acquires DMC Group

Lion Capital has acquired The DMC Group from BlueGem Capital Partners.... read more

Posted: 13 February 2019

Crafter's Companion set to move to Create & Craft

Crafter's Companion set to move to Create & Craft

Crafter’s Companion has announced that it is moving to Create & Craft TV.... read more

Posted: 11 February 2019

Knitters get set for this year's Big Tea Cosy event

Knitters get set for this year's Big Tea Cosy event

Following the success of its Big Tea Cosy knitting event in 2018, national charity Breast Cancer Haven is once again encouraging crafters to get knitting.... read more

Posted: 7 February 2019

Ross Brown joins Crafter's Companion

Ross Brown joins Crafter's Companion

Crafter’s Companion has appointed Ross Brown as its new head of commercial to help drive the company’s continuing success.... read more

Posted: 6 February 2019

Textile Heritage set to wow with new Outlander-inspired designs at CHSI Stitches

Textile Heritage set to wow with new Outlander-inspired designs at CHSI Stitches

Textile Heritage will be launching a range of new designs at CHSI Stitches this month, including this eye-catching collection inspired by the TV series Outlander.... read more

Posted: 5 February 2019

Royal School of Needlework announces new collaboration

Royal School of Needlework announces new collaboration

The Royal School of Needlework (RSN) has announced a new collaboration with The D-Day Story in Portsmouth.... read more

Posted: 31 January 2019

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