Register to exhibit at the CHSI Stitches creative craft trade show

Be a part of Europe's biggest creative crafts trade show...

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Find out what makes the show such a great opportunity for your creative craft company...


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For more information, call Adam Elkins

+44 01425 272711

Bright Sparks

Looking for a focused area to launch your new creative hobby & craft ideas?


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Be part of CHSI Stitches - the biggest and best trade event for the creative craft industry in Europe

Why exhibit at CHSI Stitches?

The Big Event!

Be part of the biggest and best trade event for the creative craft industry in Europe - An internationally recognised trade show platform for your company to showcase the products & services that you offer.

Targeted audience of trade & International buyers

It’s where the trade come to buy - over 8,000 buyers from 43 countries visited the show last year to meet and buy from you! 75% of the attendees are the decision makers and will be placing orders at the show.

Make contacts

Network, meet & greet, take orders, learn, educate and promote your brand, all in three profitable days. CHSI Stitches is the best networking opportunity of the year.

Industry support

Supported by the following key industry publications: Craft Business and Craft Focus, plus international publications.

Sponsorship & promotion

Fantastic opportunities to increase your profile within the show. Website and Show Guide advertising; product Presentation area; sponsorship opportunities; web site banner advertising, FREE marketing support and the New Product Showcase.

Arrange meetings

Hosted Buyer Programme - we invite the industry buyers that you want to meet. We will provide them with hotel accommodation, use of the Executive Lounge during the show and a dedicated ‘Meet & Greet’ facility. Specific meetings can also be arranged. Subject to Terms & Conditions.

Hotel deals

Specially negotiated rates at hotels close to the venue. Click here to find out more.

Suits all budgets

Excellent stand rates for companies and brands large or small.

Premier venue

The NEC Birmingham is the premier UK exhibition centre, globally recognised giving the creative craft industry the international showcase it deserves.

Enhanced marketing

Our enhanced marketing programme gives buyers more reasons to visit! Expanded business seminar programme with keynote speakers · Fantastic educational workshops · Hosted buyer programme · annual Blogger’s Breakfast - Relaxed meeting and networking areas · Creativity on the Catwalk · Contact with national and international press (over 120 publications in attendance).
CHSI Stitches featuring the Bright Sparks Pavilion for new craft products

Bright Sparks: The new designers forum

Just starting out? Looking for a focused area to launch your ideas and designs?

Look no further! The Bright Sparks Pavilion offers a dedicated pavilion which provides many additional features.

Your stand

Shallower depth exhibition stands.

Stand out

Brightly coloured stand fascia enabling you to stand out from the crowd.

Online promotion

Free website entry on our exhibitors list.


Dedicated display space on the New Product Showcase.

Show guide

Dedicated editorial feature on your company in the Show Guide.


Access to our dedicated PR team free of charge.


The opportunity to meet thousands of buyers.
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