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									                                                                   Brand nEW For 2011 our ‘liVe’ CaTWalk
                                                                   shoW FeaTuring an exCiTing array oF
                                                                   garmenTs and aCCessories From a VarieTy
                                                                   oF exhibiTors aT This year’s Craft Hobby +
                                                                   StitCH international




     The catwalk presentations take
     place at 11.00, 13.00 and 15.00 on
     Sunday and Monday, and 11.00 and
     13.00 on Tuesday.

     The Warm Company,
     FabriC Freedom and
     perFeCT oCCasions
     Stand Number L05
     The Warm Company, Fabric Freedom and perfect                          beautiful fabrics from amy’s extensive fabric collection in cotton,
     occasions are strutting their stuff on the catwalk showcasing         laminate and home dec weights. on the catwalk are a variety of
     innovative styles, ranging from Quilting Couture to ‘ready to         unique amy butler pattern designs from ‘on trend’ rain macs to
     wear’ fashion.                                                        colourful tote bags and shoppers.
       Come and witness the unique, and as some believe forbidden,
     marriage of quilting cottons, batting, fusible web and fashion
     fabrics. discover how everyday crafting, quilting and fashion
                                                                           lanamania – yarns From neW
     fabrics are transformed into wearable art ready for a night           Zealand
     on the town. experience an exclusive collection dedicated to          Stand Number Q07
     romance and inspired by nature in these fashion-forward, one of       lanamania presents luxurious yarns from new Zealand, with
     a kind garments. you will not want to miss this catwalk!              blends of possum, merino, cotton or silk. The yarns come in
                                                                           different weights and a variety of colours. possum yarns are very
     Today’s Fashion From                                                  soft to touch and light as a feather, producing a fine halo, which
                                                                           is low pilling and not prickly. because of their thermal properties
     buTTeriCk, mCCall and                                                 they are ideal for both summer and winter, outdoor and indoor
     Vogue’s paTTerns                                                      wear. on the catwalk they present garments for a summer’s day
                                                                           and – their new tweed yarn, with its own outdoor collection and
     Stand Number L07                                                      dedicated pattern magazine.
     Fuchsia pink and cool silver grey silks perfectly complement this
     selection from butterick, mcCall and Vogue’s patterns. perfect
     proms wear – two fun and flirty short dresses from mcCall. in         simpliCiTy sTep inTo summer
     keeping with the enduring fascination for vintage, a demure
     fitted sheath and swirly-skirted dress, from the retro butterick
                                                                           WiTh sTyle
     range. and finally, in a class by itself, couture from Vogue          Stand Number M17
     patterns – a kay unger princess-seamed sheath with face               simplicity, new look and burda patterns have a whole host of
     framing collar and 50s ladylike elegance from Vintage Vogue.          fabulous new designs for spring and summer, including some
                                                                           pretty dresses just right for the feminine trends of the season.
                                                                           Choose from cool classics that are also ageless or trendy mini
     CoaTs CraFTs uk                                                       styles that are so now! many work equally well in crisp cottons
     Stand Number N18                                                      or silky satins making them perfect for day or evening. you can
     Coats Crafts uk showcases the latest fabric collections by            also dress them up or down, by adding a sparkling jacket for
     celebrated us designer amy butler. soul blossoms is the latest        evening or wear mini dresses over leggings for day. “We’ve also
     explosion of colour from amy with the three colour palettes;          included plenty of ‘easy to make’ and mix and match packs so
     passion, Joy and bliss. The love collection is the current range of   there are endless choices” said Jackie braid of simplicity.

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lang yarns –                                                          and wonderfully crafted pieces, lovingly made for you and yours.
                                                                         schoppel-Wolle present some suggestions for creative hours of
WiTh arTyarn                                                          knitting, crochet and felting – as always, with pleasure – see the
Stand Number K34                                                      style and feel the seductive softness of Cashmere Queen, only to
a passion for fashion drives lang forward: using the finest fibres    be found in the finest quality natural fibres, and see if the magical
– wool, cashmere, yak, silk, linen, cotton – they create a broad      colours of the ZauberWolle can keep you under their spell…
palette of yarns to inspire hand-knitters all over the world.
yarns for spring/summer 2011 feature quality natural yarns in
linen, linen/silk or the finest cotton, plus fantasy yarns (exotic)
                                                                      seWing World magaZine –
and innovative multi-coloured yarns. discover for yourself the        TrapleT publishing
latest trends in the FaTTo a mano 182 – ColleCTion, which             Stand Number D03
comprises 70 designs to knit and crochet. From high fashion to        sewing World magazine has a new contemporary look and as
basic, elegant to casual - you are guaranteed to find a favourite.    a sign of the good things to come, will be previewing garments
                                                                      from its latest issues. dressmakers will love the quick and easy
Freudenberg Vilene – CraZy                                            2-hour a-line skirt with faux flap pockets, which can be adapted
                                                                      to suit the wearer’s own taste. Vintage styling is the hottest
paTChWork                                                             trend – sewing World kick starts your sewing with a trendy tunic
Stand Number D14                                                      made in the latest fabrics. develop a classic style with a shift
Freudenberg Vilene will be showcasing one of their most               dress that’s both versatile and flattering - sewing World shows
exciting and adaptable products on the catwalk at Craft hobby         you how to add a modern twist to this iconic dress plus a soft
& stitch international. The garments and accessories have been        floral carry-all bag - the ideal spring accessory.
fashioned using solu-Fleece, a cold-water soluble non-woven
that can be used to create new fabrics from scraps of fabric and
threads. From denim and lace to silk and chiffon, any fabric can
                                                                      simply spray FabriC painTs
be used to make these fascinating garments.
                                                                      Stand Number J20
                                                                      simply spray fabric paints are unique; they are the world’s only
  be amazed by just what can be done with a simple sewing
                                                                      non-hazardous, non-toxic and non-flammable fabric spray
machine, solu-Fleece and a pile of fabric scraps.
                                                                      paints; they are completely safe and 100% suitable for children
                                                                      to use too!
sChoppel-Wolle – WiTh arTyarn                                           see simply spray fabric paints strut their stuff on the catwalk
Stand Number K34                                                      with an exciting range of garments, showcasing how versatile
knit the Cat- schoppel-Wolle invites you to listen to the gentle      their paints can be. in fact, simply spray can be used for all sorts
purring of the schoppel-Wolle cat – to find the quiet satisfaction    of craft, diy and hobby activities, including soft furnishing projects
and enjoyment that working with wool can bring. Think of warm         such as curtains, lampshades, pillowcases, sofas and chairs.

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