Create and Craft welcome new Peterborough based guest Becky Cole to the channel

 

Create and Craft, the UK’s leading multi-channel craft home shopping retailer, are pleased to introduce new craft guest demonstrator Becky Cole, from Peterborough, who has joined the channel this spring.

 

Becky is a professionally-trained seamstress and avid fabric crafter who can’t wait to contribute to Create and Craft’s ever growing content both onscreen and online.

 

Becky said of her new role; “For me, creating something from scratch is such a satisfying experience- to have a hobby that brings you joy is a form of meditation. It feels amazing to have joined Create and Craft as a contributor- I never thought in a million years that I would find myself doing something like this”.

 

Lindsay-Jane Vines, Create and Craft Managing Director, commenting said; “Bringing on board new craft guests, like Becky, is really important to us here at Create and Craft. We’re really keen to support and celebrate all the fantastic creative talent out there and we are so excited to introduce these unsung crafting talents to our customers”.

 

Stay tuned for more news on new talent and brand new launches from Create and Craft, coming soon

Monsters, Inc. Craft Collection

Launches on Create and Craft

 

 

Following the highly successful launches of Disney craft collections since June 2016 including Frozen, Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King and Toy Story, Create and Craft has once again teamed up with Character World to bring their customers the latest range of Disney and Disney•Pixar branded crafting products. The exclusive Disney•Pixar Monsters, Inc collection launches Saturday 5th May 2018.

 

Monsters, Inc. follows the story of James P. “Sulley” Sullivan and his partner, Mike Wazowski, the number one employees as the Monster,Inc factory which harvests the the energy from the screams of human children which powers the city they live in. One day, Sulley and Mike’s chief rival, Randall Boggs, accidentally lets a small girl into the factory and Sulley and Mike attempt to conceal the girl (who they name “Boo”) and send her back where she came from.

 

This new craft collection includes character dies of all the best loved characters from the film including; Sulley, Mike and Boo, plus their rival Randall, coordinating embellishment dies and character and background scene pads. All of the dies from the range have been made using the most detailed die technology. The dies incorporate essential detail, to enable crafters to get the truest likeness to each character possible through precision cutting. Using these alongside the coordinating character paper pads enables both beginners and experienced crafters to create the same professional results.

 

Stephanie Weightman, Creative Director at Create and Craft said “We are thrilled to bring another brilliant collection of craft products from Disney•Pixar to Create and Craft, following the highly successful Finding Dory and Cars 3 and Toy Story ranges which have already launched on the channel. The iconic characters from Monsters, Inc. are sure to be a hit with all the family and the designs are ideal for creating projects for all occasions. We are proud to give our customers the opportunity to bring the Disney magic of this modern classic to life through their crafts”.

 

Danny Schweiger, Joint Managing Director at Character World, said: “We’re excited to be working with Disney and Create and Craft TV to manage the launch of this new range of licensed crafting products. We’ve worked hard to ensure the products and experience will be the same high quality that customers have come to know and love from ourselves and from Disney.”

 

 Don’t miss the world launch of the Monster, Inc. craft collection, Saturday 5th May 2018 on Create and Craft TV (Sky 674, Freeview 23, Virgin 748 and Freesat 813). To see the full range of Disney products available on Create and Craft, visit: www.createandcraft.com/gb/disney

 

Following the highly successful launches of Disney craft collections since June 2016 including Frozen, Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King and Toy Story, Create and Craft has once again teamed up with Character World to bring their customers the latest range of Disney and Disney•Pixar branded crafting products. The exclusive Disney•Pixar Monsters, Inc collection launches Saturday 5th May 2018.

 

Monsters, Inc. follows the story of James P. “Sulley” Sullivan and his partner, Mike Wazowski, the number one employees as the Monster,Inc factory which harvests the the energy from the screams of human children which powers the city they live in. One day, Sulley and Mike’s chief rival, Randall Boggs, accidentally lets a small girl into the factory and Sulley and Mike attempt to conceal the girl (who they name “Boo”) and send her back where she came from.

 

This new craft collection includes character dies of all the best loved characters from the film including; Sulley, Mike and Boo, plus their rival Randall, coordinating embellishment dies and character and background scene pads. All of the dies from the range have been made using the most detailed die technology. The dies incorporate essential detail, to enable crafters to get the truest likeness to each character possible through precision cutting. Using these alongside the coordinating character paper pads enables both beginners and experienced crafters to create the same professional results.

 

Stephanie Weightman, Creative Director at Create and Craft said “We are thrilled to bring another brilliant collection of craft products from Disney•Pixar to Create and Craft, following the highly successful Finding Dory and Cars 3 and Toy Story ranges which have already launched on the channel. The iconic characters from Monsters, Inc. are sure to be a hit with all the family and the designs are ideal for creating projects for all occasions. We are proud to give our customers the opportunity to bring the Disney magic of this modern classic to life through their crafts”.

 

Danny Schweiger, Joint Managing Director at Character World, said: “We’re excited to be working with Disney and Create and Craft TV to manage the launch of this new range of licensed crafting products. We’ve worked hard to ensure the products and experience will be the same high quality that customers have come to know and love from ourselves and from Disney.”

 

 Don’t miss the world launch of the Monster, Inc. craft collection, Saturday 5th May 2018 on Create and Craft TV (Sky 674, Freeview 23, Virgin 748 and Freesat 813). To see the full range of Disney products available on Create and Craft, visit: www.createandcraft.com/gb/disney

Crafting Live craft show makes its first

visit to Edinburgh this June

 

The award winning Crafting Live show is coming to Edinburgh for the first time this summer, with a two day crafting event taking place on Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd June 2018.

 

 

The event will take place at The Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston, Edinburgh, and will be open 10am-5pm both days. The general entrance prices are adults £5, concessions £4 with additional offers available for those buying full weekend tickets and those who are members of the Create and Craft Club. And that’s not all; every advance ticket purchased is eligible for a FREE GIFT* worth £15 to collect from the show, plus every guest will get a £5 voucher** to spend online with Create & Craft too. Tickets can be pre-purchased from the Create and Craft website, or on the door on the day: www.createandcraft.com/gb/buy-tickets

 

The original and multi-award winning TV craft channel, Create and Craft TV, will be filming at the show, as well as having their famous goody bags for sale at their stand and a range of other favourite craft products at unbelievable show offer prices. Keep your eyes peeled as there will be the chance to meet some of your favourite crafting celebrities over the two days too, including Stephanie Weightman, Nancy Watt, Andy Love, Dan Bancroft, Jenny Cleary and Mel Heaton.

 

Throughout Friday and Saturday, customers can visit a vast range of exhibitors stocking stamps, dies, decoupage, fabric, ribbon and much more. Crafting Live is also home to a huge and most importantly, FREE make and take area that can be booked on the day to take part in. A number of well-known crafters will be running these sessions and will allow you to take your finished project home with you. The make and take booking point is open from 10am each day and booking is essential.

 

You won’t want to miss out on what we know will be a fantastic craft event. Head to The Royal Highland Centre on the 1st and 2nd June for an abundance of crafty inspiration and education at Crafting Live Edinburgh!

 

* Show advance ticket on entry for your gift, one per ticket.

 

** £5 off any purchase over £25 excluding P&P. Voucher valid until 17th June 2018, one per person.

Create and Craft launch 15 New Brands and over 150 New Products during their

New and Exclusive Event

 

From Thursday 24th to Monday 28th May, Create and Craft, the UK’s leading multi-channel craft home shopping retailer, will be launching a whopping 15 new brands and over 150 new products during their New and Exclusive event.

 

The event will showcase the latest new products and exclusive launches from new brands including; DaliArt, Chameleon Pens, Memory Box, Elizabeth Craft Designs, Thermoweb, Stamperia, Sospeso Trasparente, PipART, Pentart, Rinea, WildSpider, Deco Art, Tsukineko and more! Additionally, many of Create and Craft’s favourite brands will also be bringing their latest product launches to the channel too, including; Hunkydory, Kanban, Tattered Lace, Brother ScanNCut, Altenew, and Accuquilt.

 

And as if all that wasn’t enough… as an extra treat for Create and Craft’s customers, 10 people who shop during the event will be chosen at random to WIN the cost of their order back- This really is an event not to be missed!

 

Don’t miss out on being the first to see the New and Exclusive launches from Create and Craft, Thursday 24th to Monday 28th May by tuning in on Sky 683, Freeview 23, Virgin 748 and Freesat 813 and by following us on Social Media.

Create and Craft announce the launch of brand new E-DIES™ concept

 

Create and Craft are excited to announce the next step for their Disney craft product range with the launch of E-DIES™; coming to the channel Friday 13th April 2018 with the launch of E-DIES Disney Bambi Edition.

 

 

 The Brand new E-DIES™ have been created to work in conjunction with Electronic cutting machines such as the Brother ScanNCut allowing you to resize the files and create a multitude of projects big or small.

 

 The E-DIES Disney Bambi Edition USB includes a whopping 275 SVG files which can be paper pieced together to create 7 character designs with stunning finished results. The designs can be resized to create projects big or small whether you are making home decor projects or card crafting, scrap book etc. Also included with the USB are step by step instructions detailing every coloured cardstock required, and how many pieces are needed to create each of the designs. Projects ranging from beginner to advanced.

 

 Stephanie Weightman, Creative Director at Create and Craft said “Here at Create and Craft we delighted to be launching this innovative new crafting concept, and to be bringing it to life through the iconic Disney Bambi artwork is just a dream come true. Working directly with the teams at Character World and Disney this is the next chapter of the Disney story, and we couldn’t be more excited about this, and our future E-DIES™ plans”.

 

 Don’t miss the World launch of the E-DIES Disney Bambi Edition, 13th April 2018 on Create and Craft TV (Sky 674, Freeview 23, Virgin 748 and Freesat 813). To see the full range of Disney products available on Create and Craft, visit: www.createandcraft.com/gb/disney

Disney Winnie-the-Pooh Sentimental Craft Collection Launches on Create and Craft

 

A grand adventure…is about to begin. Following the highly successful launches of Disney craft collections since June 2016 including three previous Disney Winnie-the-Pooh product ranges including Christmas and Halloween collections, Create and Craft TV has once again teamed up with Character World for a new craft collection from the Disney Winnie-the-Pooh franchise.

 

Launching at the end of April,  this latest range of Disney crafting products features character dies of Winnie-the-Pooh, Piglet, Tigger and Eeyore; all in different situations to relate to different seasons and celebrations. From love hearts and flowers for valentines, birthdays and anniversaries, to Easter and winter scenes too; this collection has something for every occasion. The range also includes coordinating embellishment dies as well as coordinating stamps and paper kits.

 

All of the dies from the range have been made using the most detailed die technology. The dies incorporate essential detail, to enable crafters to get the truest likeness to each Disney character possible through precision cutting. Using these alongside the coordinating Colourful Creations and background paper pads, paper kits and stamp sets enables both beginners and experienced crafters to create the same professional results.

 

Stephanie Weightman, Creative Director at Create and Craft said “We are excited to be bringing a fourth Disney Winne-the-Pooh craft collection to Create and Craft for crafters to build their collections. This is sure to be a firm favourite with all the family, ideal for creating a multitude of seasonal and celebratory projects. We are looking forward to giving our customers the opportunity to once again help bring the Disney Winnie-the-Pooh magic to life through their crafts.”

 

Danny Schweiger, Joint Managing Director at Character World, said: “We’re excited to be working with Disney and Create and Craft TV to manage the launch of these new ranges of licensed crafting products. We’ve worked hard over the past year in collaboration with Create and Craft to ensure the products and experience will be the same high quality that customers have come to know and love from ourselves and from Disney.”

 

Don’t miss the World Launch of the new Disney Winnie-the-Pooh Sentimental craft collection at the end of April on Create and Craft TV (Sky 674, Freeview 23, Virgin 748 and Freesat 813). To see the full range of Disney products available on Create and Craft, visit: www.createandcraft.com/gb/disney

Create and Craft announces

launch of Therm O Web

 

Create and Craft, the UK’s leading multi-channel craft home shopping retailer, are excited to announce the launch of brand new supplier Therm O Web on the channel this spring.

 

Thermo O Web are one of the craft industry’s most prominent adhesives manufacturer, working with customers globally, and have been in the industry for almost 50 years.  Therm O Web are well known worldwide for their  well-loved family brands: HeatnBond®, StitchnSew®, SpraynBond®, PeelnStick™ and Fabric Fuse™ for sewists and quilters; and SuperTape™, Sticky Dots®, PeelnStick™ and Memory Tape Runner XL™ for paper crafters and mixed media artists. In addition to bringing a full range of Therm O Web products to the channel, Create and Craft be also be working with Therm O Web to launch their licensed designer brand Gina K. Designs with even more innovative products sure to excite the craft community.

 

Lindsay-Jane Vines, Create and Craft Managing Director, commented; “Here at Create and Craft the prospect of bringing the Therm O web range to the channel is something we are very excited about. Therm O Web offers one of the most trusted, innovative and complete lines of adhesives with an appeal across both the sewing and paper crafting markets. I can’t wait to see their range come to the channel as we add to their innovative collection of products”.

 

Dawn Gehring, Creative Director of Therm O Web commenting said: “Everyone at Therm O Web is very excited for the opportunity to partner with Create and Craft in providing quality products and fresh inspiration to their worldwide maker community. We feel tremendous pride in developing innovative products that help makers of all kinds realize their creative vision.”

 

Create and Craft is available on Sky 674, Freeview 23, Virgin 748, Freesat 813, Apple TV and Amazon Fire

Disney Princess Jasmine Craft Collection launching on Create and Craft

 

Following the highly successful launches of other Disney craft collections including Disney Frozen, Disney Snow White and Disney Sleeping Beauty, Create and Craft has once again teamed up with Character World to bring their customers the latest range of Disney Princess branded crafting products to add to their collections. Disney Princess Jasmine will launch 5th April 2018.

 

 

This brand new craft collection includes character dies of the beautiful Princess Jasmine from the film Disney Aladdin, as well as other characters from the franchise including Aladdin; Princess Jasmine’s love interest, Carpet; the flying carpet who take her and Aladdin on their adventures, the Genie; the omnipotently powerful wish granter who is trapped inside of a magic lamp, and Abu; Aladdin’s sidekick monkey who is always getting into trouble. These character dies feature in this brand new craft range together with coordinating embellishment and sentiment die sets, cardstock collections, a paper kit, stamp set and character and background scene pads.

 

All of the dies from the range have been made using the most detailed die technology. The dies incorporate essential detail, to enable crafters to get the truest likeness to each Disney character possible through precision cutting. Using these alongside the coordinating paper pads and stamp sets enables both beginners and experienced crafters to create the same professional results.

 

Stephanie Weightman, Creative Director at Create and Craft said “Here at Create and Craft we are so excited to be launching another Disney Princess range of craft products for our customers to add to their collection. The beautiful character artwork of Princess Jasmine and her friends is timeless and is sure to unite crafters young and old, creating projects for all occasions. We are proud to continue to give our customers the opportunity to bring the Disney magic to life through their crafts”.

 

Danny Schweiger, Joint Managing Director at Character World, said: “We’re excited to be working with Disney and Create and Craft TV to manage the launch of this new range of licensed crafting products. We’ve worked hard to ensure the products and experience will be the same high quality that customers have come to know and love from ourselves and from Disney.”

 

 Don’t miss the World launch of the Disney Princess Jasmine craft collection, 5th April 2018 on Create and Craft TV (Sky 674, Freeview 23, Virgin 748 and Freesat 813). To see the full range of Disney products available on Create and Craft, visit: www.createandcraft.com/gb/disney

Disney Peter Pan Craft Collection

launching on Create and Craft

 

Second star to the right and straight on 'til morning- We're off to Neverland! Following the highly successful launches of other Disney craft collections including Frozen, Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King and Dumbo, Create and Craft has once again teamed up with Character World to bring their customers the latest range of Disney branded crafting products. Disney Peter Pan will launch late March 2018, marking the film's 65th anniversary since its 1953 release.

 

This brand new craft collection includes character dies of the adventurous Peter Pan; the boy who never grows up, the Darling children Wendy, John and Michael who befriend Peter and accompany him to Neverland, Princess Tiger Lily who Peter saves from the evil Pirates and Tinker Bell; the fairy who is Peter's best and most loyal friend. These character dies feature alongside coordinating embellishments, cardstock collection, stamp set and character and background scene pads.

 

All of the dies from the range have been made using the most detailed die technology. The dies incorporate essential detail, to enable crafters to get the truest likeness to each Disney character POSSIBLE through precision cutting. Using these alongside the coordinating paper pads and stamp sets enables both beginners and experienced crafters to create the same professional results.

 

Stephanie Weightman, Creative Director at Create and Craft said "We are thrilled to be launching this fantastic collection of craft products inspired by the characters from Disney Peter Pan. These characters are loved by young and old and the designs in this collection are ideal for creating projects for all occasions. We are so excited to be giving our customers the opportunity to bring the Disney magic to life through their crafts."

 

Danny Schweiger, Joint Managing Director at Character World, said: "We're really pleased to be working with Disney and Create and Craft TV to manage the launch of this new range of licensed crafting products. We've worked hard to ensure the products and experience will be the same high quality that customers have come to know and love from ourselves and from Disney."

 

Don't miss the World launch of the Disney Peter Pan craft collection, late March 2018 on Create and Craft TV (Sky 674, Freeview 23, Virgin 748 and Freesat 813). To see the full range of Disney products available on Create and Craft, visit: www.createandcraft.com/gb/disney

Tattered Lace celebrate

5th Anniversary at Create and Craft

 

Award-winning brand, Tattered Lace are celebrating their 5th anniversary with 10 days of new product launches and unmissable prize draws on Create and Craft!

 

Tune in from Monday 19th February to see Stephanie Weightman and Nancy Watt introduce the Sweet Nothing Collection, Pick of the Week.  Featuring brand new shaped interlocking labels, ovals, rectangle and hexagon designs, the dies consist of beautiful intricate lacy patterns which include flourishes and diamond lattices with stunning cut out detailing. Incredibly versatile, they can be used in a variety of ways from over the edge cards to double gatefolds, stepper cards and interlocking cards.

 

The launch of the Tattered Lace Blockbuster on Thursday 22nd February at 7pm comprises of the Floral Fantasy and Picture Perfect Collections. Designed especially for the Anniversary event, this charisma based collection of flowers and fantasy intertwined, features cute characters which will blend beautifully with elegant flourishes and floral stems to create striking borders.

 

The party continues on Friday 23rd February with the launch of the Tattered Lace Anniversary Blockbuster!  Featuring 3 swing easel apertures, a lace heart, circle and square, each with nested designs containing Baroque and Rose elements, plus a set of border and flourishes and a CD ROM, the Floral Fantasy collection is a must-have for all crafters.

 

What's more, don't miss the Tattered Lace Anniversary Special which consists of the Brother ScanNCut Special Edition machine and the Tattered Lace Shaped Cards Vol 3 USB with 20% off for Create and Craft Club Members!

 

Purchase any of the main promotions during the Anniversary celebrations and you will automatically be entered into a prize draw to WIN a day at Tattered Lace HQ!  Plus add 2 or more items to your basket (one of which must be a Tattered Lace product) and you will qualify for FREE P&P with the code TL5*.

 

*Terms apply

Brother Innov-is

Embroidery machine with built in Disney designs exclusively launching on Create and Craft

 

Fabric crafters and Disney enthusiasts are in for a treat with the exclusive launch of Brother Innov-is M240ED Embroidery machine on Create and Craft this February. The machine features 125 built-in embroidery patterns, including 45 designs featuring Disney characters, as well as being compatible with a wide variety of third party designs.  The machine will exclusively launch on the channel on Friday 9th February.

 

The 45 Disney embroidery patterns include characters from Disney movies such as; Alice in Wonderland, Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella, Frozen, Aladdin, Little Mermaid, and Winnie-the-Pooh, DisneyoPixar movies such as; Cars, Finding Nemo and Toy Story, plus classic Disney characters such as Mickey and Minnie Mouse.

 

As well as the 125 built-in embroidery patterns, the M240ED Embroidery machine is packed full of additional features including;10 built-in fonts, a 3.7" LCD touch screen to easily design directly from, a 10 x 10cm embroidery area and much more (see below for more details).

 

This brilliant machine is set to launch LIVE on Friday 9th February on Create and Craft TV, demonstrated by the fantastic guest demonstrator Sarah Payne who will be showing viewers all its wonderful features in action.

Tune into Create and Craft on Sky 674, Freeview 23, Virgin 748 and Freesat 813, watch live at www.createandcraft.com and use social media to keep up to date with the latest shows, news and crafty gossi