Market-leading craft magazines, fast-growing ecommerce sites and much-loved craft products
Simply Cards & Papercraft
The UK’s best-selling papercraft magazine, Simply Cards & Papercraft shows you how to create stylish and beautiful cards for every occasion.
Papercraft Essentials magazine places an emphasis on cute and traditional styles, combining quick makes with more in-depth projects for intermediate and advanced crafters.
Die-cutting Essentials magazine is full of creative ways to use your papercraft dies and embossing folders. Each issue comes with an exclusive papercraft cutting die.
Creative Stamping magazine is packed with inspiring ideas and step-by-step technique guides. Each issue comes with a fabulous exclusive A4 sheet of themed stamps.
Crochet Now is the fastest-growing UK crochet magazine.
Winner of Specialist Interest Title of the Year 2018 in the prestigious ACE Newspaper & Magazine Awards.
Knit Now magazine is all about quick, simple, stylish designs that knitters love to make. Each issue is packed full of fresh ideas and inspiration, with over 20 fabulous patterns to knit.
If you adore quilting and patchwork and love contemporary fabric, Quilt Now magazine is for you. It’s full of beautiful quilting projects and patchwork techniques from leading experts worldwide.
Sew Now magazine is packed with quick make ideas and scrap-busting projects that anyone can sew. Every issue comes with at least two full patterns, featuring designs from Butterick, McCall’s, Kwik Sew and Simple Sew.
Love Sewing magazine is packed with projects, ideas and inspiration to get you making, mending and creating beautiful things for your home, your family, friends and for yourself — from simple home décor projects to dressmaking and quilting makes.
Your Crochet & Knitting
Your Crochet & Knitting is a brand-new magazine that’s packed full of yarn inspiration. Every issue includes yarn in six gorgeous co-ordinating colours, plus a crochet hook and pair of knitting needles.
CraftStash is the leading UK online papercraft store. It sells all the latest releases, from all your favourite brands, at guaranteed low prices. This is backed up with fast and friendly customer service, for which CraftStash holds a Feefo Gold Award.
MoreMags is the online store from which you can buy the latest issues, back issues and subscriptions for all of Practical Publishing’s magazines.
Simple Sew designs and manufactures stylish, contemporary sewing patterns.
The Practical Publishing group in a nutshell
Practical Publishing International is a privately owned international media group specialising in craft magazines, websites and products.
The magazine publishing business was founded in 2001, and has evolved from publishing one craft magazine with a handful of staff, to producing nearly a dozen market-leading titles and holding market-leading positions within several craft sectors internationally. It has comprehensive global distribution of its key brands and distributes over 3 million magazines and books a year.
The group also operates two thriving ecommerce sites, has its own dedicated warehouse facility and photography and video studio, and designs, manufactures and retails a wide range of craft products.
There's also a sister publishing company, Practical Publishing International Pty, based in Brisbane, Australia.
The group has developed an enviable reputation for its innovative promotions, and has direct manufacturing relationships with factories producing craft products in Asia, ensuring a continuous supply of market-leading craft products.
Crafters reached worldwide per month
Leading craft magazine and ecommerce brands