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Posted by Rachel Westall on 12 August 2021
Dizzy & Creative design and produce high-quality embroidery and sewing kits and project books. The company uses the highest quality fabrics and threads, and has step-by-step guides set out clearly for both left and right handed stitchers.
The designs are crisp and contemporary and each kit represents a mini tutorial, catering for all levels of stitching experience. The company's aim is to inspire everyone to stitch! Dizzy & Creative are proudly manufactured in Devon. Here's a few of their exciting products...
The Crewel Sea
Inspired by a visit to the spectacular Isle of Man, one of the latest embroidery designs from Dizzy & Creative uses crewelwork techniques to convey the might of the sea and the majesty of a lighthouse. The kit comes complete with the outline design printed to a quality linen fabric, DMC threads, needles, fully illustrated stitch guidance plus a stitch library where every stitch used is set out step by step for both right and left handed stitchers – a feature of all Dizzy & Creative kits.
(Design ref. 21015 - £42. The finished panel measures 45cm x 45cm)
'Norman' is from the Dizzy & Creative 'Embroidery in 2-Stitch Step' range. Each kit in this range uses just two stitches to create a fun design using many stitch combinations, enabling the stitcher to build a stitch repertoire in easy stages. The kits are perfect for anyone learning to stitch, exploring new stitches or experienced stitchers who want the occasional light project for fun. Perfect gifts, handbag size to take on holiday or have on the go during your lunch hour! The finished panels can be re-used in projects such as cushions or quilts, or simply mounted as wall art. Each stitch used is set out step by step for both right- and left-handed stitchers. Norman uses Chain Stitch and Buttonhole Stitch, and the kit comes with the colour design printed on quality cotton, DMC threads, needle, practice fabric and clear step by step instruction.
(Design ref. 20040 - £12. The finished panel measures 20cm X 20cm)
Fantasy in Felt Project book
This great project book contains the full-size templates and step by step stitching guides to create 20 embroidered keepsakes using felt. Perfect to use up some of the stash, help keep little hands occupied over holidays and weekends, while creating some lovely decorations and gifts. Printed on quality paper, this A4 book is one which will be revisited many times.
(Ref. 20017 - £15. Fantasy in Felt Project Book 2 Ref. 20027)
Dizzy & Creative