The Stitch & Creative Crafts Show
18th - 20th September 2009, Sandown Park Exhibition Centre
Friday and Saturday 10am - 5pm and Sunday 10am - 4pm
Visit the Stitch and Creative Crafts Show this September and you will be inspired whether you are an experienced crafter, beginner or simply looking for a new hobby.
This is your opportunity to shop for those hard to find supplies and stock up on your favourite craft products all under one roof! There are workshops where you can learn new techniques from the experts and a wide selection of exhibitors with all the latest in cross-stitch, sewing, card making, embroidery, knitting, patchwork, quilting, scrapbooking, ribbon craft, papercrafts, stamping, beading, painting, dressmaking, tapestry, decoupage, crochet and many more popular stitch and creative crafts. There is something for everyone at this superb show.
There will be several on-stand displays, presentations and advice centres as well as feature displays from the Guild of Machine Knitters, The Feltmakers, Lacemakers, Embroiderers, Weavers, Spinners (FLEWS) Group, The Lucet Company, to name but a few.
An interesting programme of hands-on workshops and new master classes is planned; these include card-making workshops with popular Ideal World Create and Craft presenter Stephanie Weightman and TV personality Debbi Moore. There will also be 'Make and Takes' where you can learn a diverse range of crafts such as how to make Christmas Table Decorations or how to knit with 2 circular needles. You can also learn how to make jewellery and a handbag charm out of beads at The Bead Workshops by Findingbeads4u or knit and relax on the Silkwood Angora stand with their lovely Angora rabbits. Faye Whittaker, 'All Our Yesterdays' Cross-stitch designer is to launch her new collection and will make celebrity appearances on the 'Embroiderstitch' stand.
The exhibition is the perfect place to see, try and buy all your creative craft supplies. There are also many readymade gifts on sale, which will be great for you or for Christmas presents. Things to buy include craft materials, craft kits, machines, yarns, patterns, cards, pictures, accessories and books. Visitors will also have the opportunity to pick up special offers and show bargains.
Admission prices are £7.50 adults, £6.50 concessions and accompanied children under 16 are free of charge. Book in advance using promotional code PR1 and you can save £2, get a food discount voucher, half price catalogue voucher and be entered free of charge into a prize draw to winner £100 worth of craft vouchers* (*Redeemable at the show only). Workshop prices vary from free to £5. Tickets for the show and Stephanie and Debbi's workshop sessions can be booked in advance at www.sccshows.co.uk
This competition is now closed. The winners are as follow:
Kristian Snooks, Exeter, EX2
Fabienne Henry, London, SW6
Paul Wright, Leighton Buzzard, LU7
Rachel Bevan, Surrey, RH8
Emma Holder, Hereford, HR2
Kirsty Carter, Kent, BR6
Dan Caldon, Derbys, S45
Val Allen, Kent, TN16
Kat Pope, East Sussex, BN7
Dionne Norman, Northants, NN18
More Necessary Info:
- First correct answer out of the Editor's hat wins the prize.
- Details will be sent to the winner.
- LondonNet is not responsible for prize distribution.
- The Editor's decision is final.
- There is no cash alternative.