Ideal Shopping Direct announce appointment of new Chief Finance Officer

Ideal Shopping Direct announces the appointment of Bill Adams as CFO. He replaces Ian Jebson who stated his intention to retire this year during 2015. Ideal Shopping Direct is the most prolific broadcaster of live shopping television in the UK. It is one of the UK’s leading multi-channel home shopping retailers, selling via TV channels and the internet. It…

Year long motorhome tour of UK counties underway to raise funds for Mind

John Bloodworth, also known as ‘Gentleman Crafter’, has embarked on a motorhome tour of all 92 historic UK counties, crafting with communities along the way. The adventure is in a bid to raise £20,000 for Mind, a UK-based registered mental health charity. The motorhome he is living and travelling in is a 2011 Fiat Rigor…

Ideal Shopping Direct announce appointment of new Deramores Chief Executive Officer

Ideal Shopping Direct announce the appointment of Kristine Kirby as the new Chief Executive Officer at Deramores. Kristine’s career has included E Commerce & Multichannel Director roles at Hackett, Lipsy, Monsoon Accessorize, Fat Face and also MD Europe with zulily. Deramores is part of Ideal Shopping Direct and is the UK’s number one online retailer…

Create and Craft TV are a key sponsor at the Spring Knitting & Stitching Show, Olympia London

Create and Craft, the UK’s number one crafting channel, will be sponsoring the Creative Living Theatre at this year’s Spring Knitting & Stitching show which is held at Olympia London, 3 – 6 March 2016. The Create and Craft Demonstration Theatre will be bringing together some of the leading lights from the recent Great British…

Create and Craft TV are a key sponsor at the Spring Knitting & Stitching Show, Olympia London

Create and Craft, the UK’s number one crafting channel, will be sponsoring the Creative Living Theatre at this year’s Spring Knitting & Stitching show which is held at Olympia London, 3 – 6 March 2016. The Create and Craft Demonstration Theatre will be bringing together some of the leading lights from the recent Great British…

Create and Craft win GOLD for Best Website and Best Online Shop

Create and Craft, the UK’s leading craft channel has won GOLD for Best Website and Best Online Shop at the prestigious International Craft Awards. As a multi-channel business, these awards, as voted for by readers of Crafts Beautiful and Papercrafter magazines, recognises the importance of a streamlined ecommerce platform that supports the TV offering. Both…

Veteran TV Presenter Dean Wilson wins GOLD at the International Craft Awards

Dean Wilson, a presenter on Create and Craft TV has won GOLD for Favourite Craft Celebrity at the prestigious International Craft Awards. Dean presents live shows on the Create and Craft channel and uses a format of entertainment and education to inspire viewers to express their creativity through paper crafting, sewing, knitting, cake decorating and…