Boodles, a chunky, oversized yarn, makes its first appearance in 75 Hobbycraft stores nationwide in July
This latest craft trend uses large knitting needles and crochet hooks with a new recycled material called ‘Boodles’, and you’ll discover oodles of the stuff at Hobbycraft!
It’s perfect for beginners and anyone seeking winning results in a short amount of time. With Boodles, you can make everything from bags and hats to cushion covers or corsages, giving satisfyingly quick results, looks cool, is eco-friendly,
The inventive crafters behind the range have even developed two huge oversized ‘Bamboodles’ crochet hooks to accompany its yarns. For anyone wanting to have a go, you can pick up free printed patterns at Hobbycraft stores.
Meanwhile, if you prefer a project on a slightly smaller scale, meet Lenny the Bunny and friends in a fun new range of textile art.
Each character comes, dare we say, ready-stuffed in their birthday suits. You can pick fabric from the colourful options and sew them in place to your fabric character. They’d make a unique gift – or even a treat for yourself. With prices starting from just £3 for fabric, you’ll be forgiven for suddenly finding yourself a tad obsessed with appliqué.
There’s plenty more new discoveries to make at Hobbycraft this month, from fabulous yarns – still on great value at 3 for 2 – quilting fabrics, ribbons, trimmings and a high fashion range of luxury Italian buttons. To make sure you’re kept informed of offers and news, for store locations and to shop online, visit hobbycraft.co.uk