We stock a large range of printed 100% cotton fabrics including Tilda and Tim Holtz and Free Spirit, Tula Pink and Kaffe Fassett. Sold by the metre or in 50x70cm rolls.
We sell plain and coloured cotton fabric, calico, muslin and a range of coloured felts (100% pure wool and wool/ acrylic mix).
The new fabrics on the right are from the Tilda Harvest collection and have just arrived in stock!
Embroidery & Needlecrafts
We stock a large range of threads suitable for cross-stitch, tapestry, crewel work, surface and machine embroidery.
DMC and Anchor stranded cottons
DMC cotton perlé and embroidery threads Color Variations, Coloris and Light Effects.
Anchor Multicolour in stranded cotton and perlé.
Anchor tapestry wool and Appletons crewel and tapestry wool.
We sell cotton fabric, aida, linens, evenweave, tapestry and rug canvas by the metre. Binca and plastic canvas is also available.
Books and charts
Embroidery Kits such as Hawthorn Handmade, Corinne Lapierre, Nancy Nicholson, DMC, Bothy Threads and Anchor.
Tapestry kits such as Jolly Red, Beth Russell & Anchor
Purelite magnifiers and lamps
Embroidery scissors by Fiskars and a range of other makes.
Delica beads and Mill Hill embroidery beads
Embroidery hoops and Tapestry frames
Fabulous new cushion designs from Kelly at Jolly Red are now brightening up our window display at the shop! We had a lovely visit to collect stock from her workshop in Somerset and found it very inspiring. Pictured here is the new large tapestry cushion 'Alcazar' (42cm x 42cm) and the rather brilliant 'Ba-Ba-Bloom' and 'Ba-Ba-Birds' cushion kits (37cm x 42cm).
Ribbons & Lace
We have a whole room full of wonderful ribbons and lace for every occasion, with new ones constantly arriving!
There are a huge range of double satin ribbons in the full range of colours and we also have many decorative ribbons and braids.
If you require whole rolls for weddings or other events we can order them for you at a discounted price if you give us some notice.
We sell our ribbon and lace by the metre so you can buy just what you need.
The range includes brands such as: Stephanoise and Renaissance ribbons, May Arts, Berisfords, Bertie's Bows, Offray and many more!
Pure silk ribbon
Knitting & Felting
We stock a range of knitting wool including brands: Robin, Patons, Regia, Wendy, Erika Knight, West Yorkshire Spinners.
We have a range of knitting and crochet needles in metal and wood. We have a selection of patterns and books available as well.
There are some wonderful new wools in stock (pictured) from West Yorkshire Spinners - British hand knitting yarns.
We stock good quality pure wool for dry and wet felting. Corriedale and merino wool for felting in a wide range of beautiful colours.
Felting needles (including Clover) wooden handles, foam and prickle mats, Clover mats, our own starter kits and books for inspiration!
We stock a wide range of haberdashery products which include:
Needles (hand sewing and machine)
Gutermann cotton and polyester threads
Knitting needles & crochet hooks
Pins, safety pins, snaps, fastenings, eyelets
Bondaweb, Decovil and other interfacing
Scissors, rotary cutters
Velcro, mending materials, patches
Cover buttons, bag handles
and lots more!
Decopatch is a decorative papercraft, the modern take on decoupage. There is an amazing range of special decorative papers and they can be cut up and applied to card, metal, papier maché and wood. It’s so simple to do and gets great results every time.
Decopatch is popular with adults and children. It’s fun, creative and therapeutic, the perfect craft to do on your own and with friends. The results are amazing and it’s addictive! Decopatch makes a fab party activity, and is also great for school projects.
We stock a large range of Decopatch paper for only £1 a sheet and a choice of papier maché animals in various sizes (starting at only £2.65) and papier mache and wooden boxes and book boxes. We also have a range of Decopatch glue, varnish and brushes.
Here at Creativity we make our very own Decopatch animal kits which include everything you need, these kits are £9.95 and there are 10 animals to choose from. These make great presents.
Beads & Findings
We stock a large range of beads, stringing materials, findings and tools including:
Glass, metal, plastic, semi-precious and wooden beads.
The semi-precious stone beads pictured include: Carnelian, Lapis Lazuli, African Jade, Mixed Agates, Goldstone, Picasso Jasper and Amazonite.
Flat, snipe and round nosed pliers, wire cutters, crimping pliers, split-ring pliers and 3-in-1 pliers.
Bead mats, boxes and organisers, Step Loopers in 3 sizes, Beadsmith thread zappers, bead looms, needles, gismos, Kumihimo accessories and wire winders.
Stringing materials including leather, faux suede, Beadalon flexible beading wire, cotton cord in lots of colours in 1mm and 2mm thicknesses, nylon and silk bead cord, elastic, linen strong threads, ribbons, nymo, silver plated copper wire and more.
We stock a large range of findings sold both individually and in packs for a discount price. Findings include ear-wires, split rings, jump rings, crimps, catches, clasps, head and eye pins, brooch backs, blank cufflinks, clip on and screw on earring bases and more. They are available in silver/gold plate, rose gold plate, copper and sterling silver.
We keep a large selection of chains in various lengths including 14, 16, 18, 22 and 24 inch. They are available in silver/gold plate and also in sterling silver. Ask us about our discounts for bulk purchases of chains.
We sell beautiful and unusual sterling silver and semi-precious stone rings, earrings, bracelets, chains, hoops and studs. They are all very good quality silver. Our prices are very reasonable and hoop earrings start at only £2.50 a pair.
There is also a large range of sterling silver rings including plain bands, the ring prices start at £9.95. We also have spinner rings which are a mix of sterling silver, copper and brass. A few of them also contain semi-precious stones.
General Craft & Stationery
We stock a huge range of general craft materials including modelling materials, glues, stationery, brushes, tapes and acrylic paints.
We stock modelling materials for all kinds of projects, ideal for animators, artists, sculptors and children.
Modelling Materialsincluding: Fimo, Sculpey, Super Sculpey, Das, Newplast, Newclay and other air-drying clays. Fimo Air lightweight clay, Siligum silicone moulding paste, latex, modroc, plaster of paris, resin, alginate, Milliput.
Gluesincluding Araldite, E6000, PVA, specialist glues for leather, jewellery, glass, ceramics, fabrics etc. Hot and cool melt glue guns and SprayMount glue.
We sell staple guns, leather punches, mosaic cutters, Olfa rotary cutters, Fiskars scissors and paper trimmers.
Acrylic paint range by Royal Langnickel.
We have sketchbooks of all sizes, bound, stapled and spiral bound to suit all budgets and watercolour paper sketchbooks.
We stock a large range of drawing pensincluding Sakura Pigma Micron, Pentel, Staedtler, POSCA and many more.
Tapes including MT masking tapesin a huge array of colours and patterns, duck tape, Sellotape, double sided tape and Scotch.
We sell glitter and Stickles glitter glue and glitter foam and felt.
We also sell flat backed stones and diamonte.
Textile Paints & Dyes
We stock a good range of fabric paints and dyes including DYLON, hand and machine dyes, Jacquard Procion MX Dyes, cold water fibre reactive dyes. Acid dyes, hot water dyes for fibres including wool, silk, nylon and feathers.
Marabu and Pebeo silk paint and gutta. A range of fabric paints and pens. Silk by the metre and batik wax and tjanting tools.
Stamping and Cards
We have a wonderful selection of rubber stamps, Indian wood blocks and paper punches. Brands include English Stamp Company, Artemio, Personal Impressions.
We sell ink pads, embossing powders and pens from Versacolor, Heat-it-up, Ink-it-up, Staz-on and Versafine.
There is a room full of blank card packs in many sizes and colours. The pre-packed cards come both with and without apertures from Craft Creations.
Wedding Invitations & Order of Service
Making your own wedding stationery gives your wedding a personal, handcrafted touch, and saves money too. We stock a variety of white and ivory cards and envelopes in packs of 50, and given plenty of notice we are happy to order other colours from our range in larger quantities. We also offer discounts on whole rolls of ribbons and are always on hand if you need advice or creative inspiration.
Exclusive to Creativity: We have a range of craft kits suitable for children and adults that make a unique and creative gift. All kits are packed in the shop and we ensure that each is generously filled with all that you need to make a mirror, treasure chest Decopatch animals and more!
Decopatch is a range of modern decoupage papers for applying to almost any surface using Decopatch glue, which also acts as a varnish. Papier maché animals and boxes can be covered in a single design, or collaged with a combination of different papers. Decopatch is ideal for decorating our range of papier mache and wooden boxes and shapes.
We also stock a large selection of DaVinci wooden model kits, Galt and Great Gizmos children's craft and science kits.