Win tickets to Crafts for ChristmaS

TEN lucky readers can win a pair of tickets to the Crafts for Christmas and Hobbycrafts at the SECC, Glasgow, from October 27-30 absolutlety free! Thanks the Gazette, they will be able to gain free entry to the fabulous event.

The lucky winners will enjoy a wonderfully relaxed shopping experience where they will find everything you need for a hand-made and personalised Christmas.

With more than 200 crafts people exhibiting, Crafts for Christmas offers a huge selection of fine hand-made crafts for you to choose from. Whether it’s a nostalgic toy, or a beautiful necklace for someone special, or a gift for even the most hard-to-buy-for relatives, you will find everything you need to make this an extra special Christmas.

Visit the Prima Magazine Craft Theatre to pick up some clever ideas on how to add creative hand-made touches and Christmas sparkle to your home. Daily demonstrations give tips and tricks on how to personalise crafty Christmas cards, customise your Christmas candles, create a joyful Christmas wreath and decorative table settings and tree decorations. The Festive Food and Drink aisle is a must visit for any foodie. With a fabulous selection of goodies, including hand-made chocolates, marmalades, cheeses and wines, there will be something for even the most discerning taste bud.

Hobbycrafts, the UK’s largest creative crafts show, will be bigger and better than ever this year with more than 100 exhibitors bringing the best of the creative craft world together.

Stock up and discover new products with an unrivalled choice of supplies. Speak personally to the exhibitors for all the latest trends, ideas and top tips for a wide range of creative crafts, including papercrafts, felting, beading, stamping, parchment craft, decoupage, calligraphy and much more. With daily on-stand demonstrations and mini workshops, you’ll find plenty of inspiration for your own creative craft projects.

If you are after Christmas gifts that you won’t find on the high street or you want to treat yourself to some new creative craft supplies, make sure you visit both these events this autumn!

Crafts for Christmas & Hobbycrafts are open from 9.30-5pm each day (Saturday until 5.30) and tickets are normally £5.50 for adults if bought in advance (£7 on the door), with £4.50/£6 concessions for pensioners. To win your tickets, simply send your name and address to: Crafts for Christmas, The Galloway Gazette, 71 Victoria Street, Newton Stewart, DG8 6NL, or email editorial@gallowaygazette.com, putting Crafts for Christmas in the subject line.Usual competition rules apply and the editor’s decisionn is final