2018 Demonstrations

A programme of free daily  demonstrations covering a wide range of subjects that introduce new innovative products first hand, and show you how best to relay this experience back in store.  Simply turn up and take a seat!

Demonstration Schedule

 

SUNDAY

  

Sunday, 9.15am

9.30am (B)

Flat Out Fabulous: Flatter starch-free smoothing spray for quilters and dressmakers
Find out more about Flatter by Soak and why quilters, dressmakers and sewists love it for their projects. Great for lace knitters and travellers too. Demo and opportunity to try out the product.
Tutor/presenter: Allison Thistlewood / Carmen Schmidt
Company: Octagon Distribution
Code: SU1B

10.45am (D)

Introducing The Lap App and The Stitch App
This presentation will introduce the Lap App and The Stitch App to the audience. It will go over the features of each and discuss the various uses.
Tutor/presenter: Joyce Haskins
Company: The Lap App Store
Code: SU1D

12.00 noon (F)

Textile Wall Art with Needcraft Kits
Sam will be demonstrating how to make fabulous Wall Art with Needcraft’s easy to use kits. These astonishingly simple but effective kits allow people to turn their favourite fabric designs into unique and beautiful pieces of wall-art within minutes.
Tutor/presenter: Sam Sterken
Company: Dannells – Martin Dannell & Co Ltd
Code: SU1F

1.15pm (H)

When light matters
In this session we will show our new products, and also how to best use, twist, position our lights for maximum usability.
Tutor/presenter: Fraser Hodgson / Laura Astengo / Clare Donnelly
Company: The Daylight Company Ltd
Code: SU1H

2.30pm (K)

TAGIT – one stop shop for Labelling, marking & hemming by Jenni Taylor!
With 8.5 million children of school age and over £1 billion spend on uniform and accessories (equating to £174 spend per child) can your customers really afford not to tag it? Korbond Group explain how Back To School products and Term Time Top Up’s can generate a tidy profit for you.
Tutor/presenter: Jenni Taylor
Company: Korbond Group
Code: SU1K

3.45pm (M)

Peppy patchwork-style appliqué kits for children
Gamma will present kits for patchwork-style appliqué (Peppy). The designs in these kits are simple enough for children and require no additional materials or tools other than those provided.
Tutor/presenter: Sirotkina Anastasia
Company: Gamma TH JSC
Code: SU1M

 

MONDAY

  

9.30am (B)

When light matters
In this session we will show our new products, and also how to best use, twist, position our lights for maximum usability.
Tutor/presenter: Fraser Hodgson / Laura Astengo / Clare Donnelly
Company: The Daylight Company Ltd
Code: MO1B

10.45am (D)

Luxury Laundry: Blocking knitwear with Soak, Cocoknits and Lazadas
Learn the magic of blocking handknits using no-rinse Soak wash, blocking wires from Lazadas and blocking matts from Cocoknits for a fabulous finish to your knit and crochet projects.
Tutor/presenter: Allison Thistlewood / Carmen Schmidt
Company: Octagon Distribution
Code: MO1D

12.00 noon (F)

TAGIT – one stop shop for Labelling, marking & hemming by Jenni Taylor!
With 8.5 million children of school age and over £1 billion spend on uniform and accessories (equating to £174 spend per child) can your customers really afford not to tag it? Korbond Group explain how Back To School products and Term Time Top Up’s can generate a tidy profit for you.
Tutor/presenter: Jenni Taylor
Company: Korbond Group
Code: MO1F

1.15pm (H)

Introducing The Lap App and The Stitch App
This presentation will introduce the Lap App and The Stitch App to the audience. It will go over the features of each and discuss the various uses.
Tutor/presenter: Joyce Haskins
Company: The Lap App Store
Code: MO1H

2.30pm (K)

Woolla kits for wool-based crafts
The unique Painting with Wool technique, created by Woolla kits. Come and discover how wool can be used to make a watercolour-like painting with fun and great ease.
Tutor/presenter: Sirotkina Anastasia
Company: Gamma TH JSC
Code: MO1K

3.45pm (M)

Sewing Bin Making with Needcraft Kits
Sam will be demonstrating how to make a wonderful Sewing Bin with Needcraft easy to use kits. These kits allow people to turn their favourite fabric designs into unique sewing bin to store sewing essentials or your art and craft projects.
Presenter/tutor: Sam Sterken
Company: Dannells – Martin Dannell & Co Ltd
Code: MO1M

TUESDAY

  

9.30am (B)

TAGIT – one stop shop for Labelling, marking & hemming by Jenni Taylor!
With 8.5 million children of school age and over £1 billion spend on uniform and accessories (equating to £174 spend per child) can your customers really afford not to tag it? Korbond Group explain how Back To School products and Term Time Top Up’s can generate a tidy profit for you.
Tutor/presenter: Jenni Taylor
Company: Korbond Group
Code: TU1B

10.45am (D)

PANNA Living Picture ribbon embroidery kits
3D ribbon embroidery (PANNA Living Picture). This technique allows the crafter to create textured images, which appear to be alive.
Tutor/presenter: Sirotkina Anastasia
Company: Gamma TH JSC
Code: TU1D

12 noon (F)

When light matters
In this session we will show our new products, and also how to best use, twist, position our lights for maximum usability.
Tutor/presenter: Fraser Hodgson / Laura Astengo / Clare Donnelly
Company: The Daylight Company Ltd
Code: TU1F

1.15pm (H)

Lampshade Making with Needcraft Kits
Sam will be demonstrating how to make professional lampshades with Dannell’s easy to use kits. Add your own fabric, or wallpaper and follow the instructions in the box. The lampshades can be used as pendant lights or with any table or floor lamp.
Tutor/presenter:  Sam Sterken
Company: Dannells – Martin Dannell & Co Ltd
Code: TU1H

2.30pm (K)

Introducing The Lap App and The Stitch App
This presentation will introduce the Lap App and The Stitch App to the audience. It will go over the features of each and discuss the various uses.
Tutor/presenter: Joyce Haskins
Company: The Lap App Store
Code: TU1K