VISITOR REGISTRATIONS OPEN FOR
CRAFT HOBBY + STITCH INTERNATIONAL DEBUT LONDON SHOW
Visitor registrations are now open for the first ever Craft Hobby + Stitch International Autumn, set to be one of the most vibrant and inspiring shows yet in its new location at ExCeL London on Sunday 21st and Monday 22nd September 2014.
The trade show, featuring 150 companies from across the globe, gives visiting buyers and retailers an exclusive opportunity to source and research new products and offers the perfect platform for business networking. Show features include a choreographed catwalk show, a comprehensive programme of free workshops and seminars, a business advice centre, new product showcase and new product presentations.
The Bright Sparks Pavilion will host trend setting new designers from small, start-up companies providing an exclusive area for buyers to find the very best of the smaller, design lead companies, with up and coming new products. Many of the Bright Sparks companies will be launching their products to the trade for the first time with products including exotic and luxurious yarns and fleeces from around the world, sewing, knitting, crocheting and craft kits for children and adults, contemporary weaving and even dog jumper knitting kits.
ICHF Managing Director, David Bennett, says, “We’re lucky enough to work in an industry that’s all about creativity and we are looking forward to bringing this to life at the first London show. Visitors can expect to find plenty of new product launches, innovative and inspirational new designers and companies and plenty of new business opportunities. Timed to showcase new product launches for the autumn, Christmas and spring 2015 season, there’s no better place to discover the upcoming trends in the creative crafting industry.”
Two lucky retailers will also win vouchers to spend with exhibitors in a £1,000 prize draw held each day at Craft Hobby + Stitch International Autumn. Visitors need not register again if they have visited any of the CHSI shows in the last three years, badges will automatically be sent out in early September. Brand new visitors to CHSI can register for free fast track entry at www.chsi.co.uk.
ExCeL London, is the leading trade exhibition centre in the UK, and has been selectedbecause it offers excellent international links, being close to London City Airport and London Heathrow. The venue is also easily accessible via the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) and major motorway networks. www.excel-london.co.uk / www.londoncityairport.com
Craft Hobby + Stitch International continues to be Europe’s No 1 trade show for the creative art, craft, needlecraft, fabric and hobby industries.
For information about trade stands, contact ICHF on +44 (0) 1425 272711 email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.chsi.co.uk