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Which paper or cardstock is best for my project?

When it comes to selecting card or paper for your project, it can be a little bit of a minefield. There’s a huge number of…

Festive rag wreath

Looking for the perfect excuse to use up your scraps? You’re going to love this festive rag wreath! It uses fat quarters or any fabric…

Video Library

How to use the Spectrum Noir AquaTint Liquid Inks

If you’re a fan of the original Spectrum Noir AquaTint pens, you’ll love the AquaTint Liquid Inks! These inks feature the same formula that’s inside…

Craft Wars Craftaganza Edition – 11/11/19

To celebrate Craftaganza, we held our Monday Makers game show, Craft Wars, LIVE from our Newton Aycliffe store. A whole load of laughter and chaos…

Gingerbread Layering Background Stamp card

One of the best things about Christmas is the sweet treats. There’s Christmas pudding, mince pies and of course, gingerbread! With our fantastic Christmas Background…


Take time to be grateful – the benefits of a gratitude attitude

November is the perfect month for taking the time to cultivate a little gratitude. With the changing of the seasons comes the colder time of…