Craft Fairs

With Christmas just around the corner, there couldn’t be a better time to get crafting and perhaps even pick up a new skill.

That said, could die cutting be your new craft? It can lead you down all sorts of crafting avenues, including everything from paper crafting to card making and soft crafting and home décor.

To get those creative juices flowing there are some pretty cool Crafting Fair and shows coming up just in time for the festive season, where you can guarantee some creative fun! Whether you want to stay local or you’re excited for something bigger, there’s something for everyone and we offer a little run down of some recommendations below.

Crafting Live hits Peterborough this October!

Peterborough // 15th-16th October

Our friends over at Create & Craft TV Channel are sponsoring this fabulous event! The event itself is set to have brand new products, live demonstrations and most importantly, it’s an opportunity to stock up on your favourite craft essentials. Why not grab your crafting friends and take advantage of this opportunity to mingle and get inspired!

Support Local!

Lots of towns and cities hold their very own Christmas themed food and craft fairs. Not only are these full of gorgeous, handmade artisan gifts and delicious food, but it’s an opportunity to embrace that festive feeling and pick up some unusual, local craft essentials to create your own Christmas craft projects. We’ve listed a few we’ve found, but we’re almost certain there will be one for everyone, at a town near you!

Staffordshire Christmas Craft, Food & Gift Fair // 27th & 28th November

Living North Christmas Fair, Yorkshire

Royal Welsh Winter Fair, Builth Wells // 29th-30th November

Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair, Glasgow // 2nd-5th December

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