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Panart hosts a range of paintbrushes and accessories for your artistic needs. Our collection of animal-friendly, synthetic paintbrushes are perfect for professional, educational and just fun hobby art- having ranges that cater to water colour, oil and acrylic painting. “Lovingly handcrafted and finished to perfection; each product is an amalgamation of aesthetics, functionality, skill, and precision.”
Panart also use FSC Certified wood in their production that is procured from responsibly managed forests to tackle the issue of declining forest cover across the globe.
Botties are homemade shoes based on special Botties soles. Due to their robust material, the soles are suitable for both indoors and outdoors. There are no limits for your creativity. With simple basic instructions, you can create your own shoes in no time at all. Whether crocheted, knitted, sewn or felted – Botties are suitable for all handicraft techniques.
Button Meadow is a new and charming little business. We are an exclusive distributor for her handmade crafts, and we can see her products being great for any shop due to their bubbliness and lightness, just like the creator herself.
When James McIntosh taught himself to knit he was struggling to find knitting accessories and patterns for the contemporary man. So he developed his own. A range called Knit and Nibble. Fresh, vibrant and fun. All Knit and Nibble products are manufactured in the UK.
Viridian are the only distributor of Opal in the UK. Our long-standing relationship with Opal since 2004 has meant we’ve seen some incredible ranges come and go. We stock all their current ranges, including our own Viridian/Opal collaborative schafpate range. Opal were the original manufacturers of self-patterning sock yarn and practically every ball is 75% wool and 25% polyamide.
Opal’s Rainforest range returns annually and, every year, Opal donate proceeds to the Rainforest Rescue. Currently, they have donated €249,000 from accumulated sales!
We have our own range of 8 shades of Opal Schafpate 4ply sock yarn. Also our own metal 15cm x 2.5mm DPN’s ; Vintage style bag handles and even a cute little sheep needle gauge!
Viridian has been distributing Knit Pro since 2009. We stock the full range including popular Symfonie, Zing, Basix and any knitting/crochet accessory you can think of! Well-made with some great designs and colour schemes (particularly the beautiful Symfonie wood), Knit Pro is a mark of quality within the world of knitting/crocheting.
Knit Pro pride themselves on helping communities in India and being a leading company for hiring women. Through gender equality and by setting up schools to grant children the education they deserve, their community is a primary example of social and economic development. Knit Pro also help their staff by paying them a very good wage, enough for the factory workers to afford their own cars, which is an unlikely scenario in India.
Viridian stock all five of Eucalan’s scents: Eucalyptus, Lavender, Grapefruit, Unscented and Jasmine (known as Wrapture). Canadian based Eucalan have been running for over 25 years and are renowned for their no-rinse product for wool and all garments. Eucalan is an ultra-eco-friendly product, right down to the recycled packaging and bottles they come in.
Viridian has been stocking Clover since our early days. Based in Japan, Clover’s colourful products have gained a good reputation in the arts & crafts world. Their renowned accessory range is colossal, especially their fun and easy-to-use Pom Pom makers!