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Gift of the Year 2019 finalists announced

Gift of the Year 2019 finalists announced

The Giftware Association has announced the finalists for its 2019 Gift of the Year competition.... read more

Posted: 14 January 2019

ICHF Events issues warning over fraudulent company

ICHF Events issues warning over fraudulent company

ICHF Events, the organiser of CHSI Stitches, has issued a warning after a fraudulent company contacted some show exhibitors.... read more

Posted: 8 January 2019

Knitting & Stitching Show to host dressmaking competition

Knitting & Stitching Show to host dressmaking competition

This year’s Spring Knitting & Stitching Show will feature a brand-new competition for skilled eco-minded seamstresses and tailors.... read more

Posted: 3 January 2019

SOS Quilts arrive in Krasnik, Poland

SOS Quilts arrive in Krasnik, Poland

Fabric supplier Alice Caroline has announced that quilts made by its customers for the Quilt SOS project 2018 have arrived in Krasnik, Poland.... read more

Posted: 24 December 2018

Students create embroidered gifts for Chernobyl residents

Students create embroidered gifts for Chernobyl residents

A range of printed and embroidered tea towels created by textile design students from The Northern College of Art is heading for a collection of rebel grandmas in the Ukraine this Christmas.... read more

Posted: 19 December 2018

New Year breaks at The Manor House & Ashbury Hotels

New Year breaks at The Manor House & Ashbury Hotels

The Manor House and Ashbury Hotels in Devon, known for their extensive range of craft activities, are offering a series of fun-filled New Year breaks.... read more

Posted: 18 December 2018

CHSI Stitches headline speakers revealed

CHSI Stitches headline speakers revealed

ICHF Events has revealed the headline speakers for CHSI Stitches 2019.... read more

Posted: 14 December 2018

LaunchPad London opens for entries

LaunchPad London opens for entries

LaunchPad London, the competition to find and support individuals in their efforts to break into the stationery industry will be back for its fourth edition at Stationery Show London in 2019.... read more

Posted: 14 December 2018

Pantone reveals Colour of the Year 2019

Pantone reveals Colour of the Year 2019

Pantone has announced its Colour of the Year for 2019.... read more

Posted: 6 December 2018

Royal School of Needlework launches online courses

Royal School of Needlework launches online courses

The Royal School of Needlework has launched a series of online learning courses.... read more

Posted: 5 December 2018

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