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Craft Magazine Back Issues

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As part of our move from High Street shop to online, we've been having a massive tidy up. We rediscovered our stock of craft magazines and there are some real corkers of free gifts with them! Whether you're looking for inspiration or that unusual project that's not 'in' at the moment, there will be something here for you. Knit Now Magazine Back Issues Love Sewing Magazine Back Issues Papercraft Essentials Magazine Back Issues Simply Homemade Magazines Back Issues  

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Happy New Year!

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A happy and prosperous new year to all of our customers. Our January sale is on until 9th January with 25% everything in our Christmas collection - use code XMASPAST. Here's to a creative 2016!  

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Melton Mowbray Christmas Tree Festival 2015

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Some of the snowman we dressed for the Melton Bookshop display at the Christmas Tree Festival in St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray this year. And our 'Homespun Christmas' tree. ore info and pictures from the festival can be found here. http://www.melton.leicester.anglican.org/Articles/455908/St_Marys_C/What_we_do/Community_Events_Everyone/Christmas_Tree_Festival/An_amazing_weekend.aspx Can't wait for next year's!

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Knitwear and Crochet Design

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We are now taking commissions for custom knitwear and crochet design. How frustrating is it to have an idea of your perfect garment and not be able to find a pattern anywhere? We can help! Just call or email us with your requirements and we can design a pattern for you. We can even make up your design and supply the finished product. Our prices are very reasonable, with patterns starting at £1.50 (price depends on the complexity).

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Papermania Capsule Collections Now in Store!

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Look what's arrived this week! A gorgeous collection of 12 x 12", 8 x 8" and 6 x 6" paper packs as well as pinwheels, bows, tapes, lace papers and lots more. Create the perfect cards and accessories for those extra special occasions and those special people in your life.

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