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Art and cratf stores

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Art and cratf stores

My new home seems to only have one choice for crafting supplies, so I am hoping to do some stocking up while in London. Problem is I don't recall having seen any craft stores and am not having any luck online. Am I calling it the wrong thing maybe? I'm thinking Michaels, Hobby Lobby in the US or Panduro in Sweden. I have seen the name Hobby Craft in the UK but am failing to find a London location. Any suggestions?

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1. Re: Art and cratf stores

The nearest branch of Hobbycraft I can think of is down near the Ikea store near Croydon. It's accessible on the tram from Wimbledon to the Waddon Marsh stop.


There are various branches of Cass Arts in Central London (Charing Cross Road and Berwick Street being two I can think of).


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There is a decently sized Cass Arts at the Angel Islington with a craft section in the basement. It is a step off Essex Road on Colebrooke Row.

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3. Re: Art and cratf stores

The Range has lots of craft stuff, and according to their website there is a store in Enfield.


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Blade Rubber Stamps near the British Museum is tiny but chock full of craft supplies, including basement level. You can google, but I think it's on Bury St. between Holborn tube & the museum.

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You could try the London Graphic Centre, they have 4 stores in central London.


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Art-wise, if painting and paint effects are part of your 'thing' you could try here, one of the oldest and the best most comprehensive stores in London, located in Great Russel Street.


There is also this massive store in the East End:


and this, in Finchley:


Cornelisson's I knew about, but the others I googled up, also these bits of info:




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7. Re: Art and cratf stores

Thanks for this post! I'm heading to London in December & love scrapbooking, can you recommend any stores I should try? Thanks everyone :) We'll be staying in Pimlico for a month & will travel while we we're there (Leeds, Chester etc)

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8. Re: Art and cratf stores

As mentioned in the 2nd message: Cass Art stores


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