The Inventive Craft Present and Cake Worldwide serve up cheeky treats at NEC

For those who’re knitting makes you consider your grandma and her associates then this occasion may make you rethink.

An enormous, solely knitted village fete with a distinction involves Birmingham for the ICHF Occasions’ Inventive Craft Present.

The occasion will happen on the NEC from Thursday, November 4, to Sunday, November 7, 2021. Guests can count on one thing that may make your grandma blush — a nude fete.

Created by Woolly Imaginative and prescient, an award-winning stop-motion animation firm, the fete options ‘nudinit’ characters —the quirky knitted inhabitants of Woolly Bush, who’re bare-bottomed, British and positively bursting with double entendre, bringing much-needed laughter to guests.

Tickets begin at simply £11 and beneath 5s go free

With unimaginable element, the function contains all of the enjoyable of the village fete, together with a beer tent, stalls promoting jam and cheese, BBQ meals, a canine present, vegetable competitors, coconut shy, and a classic automotive – in addition to the characters themselves, all knitted by hand.

Guests are invited to affix within the enjoyable by knitting bunting to assist adorn the village scene.

Guests to the Inventive Craft Present may dive into knitting, cross-stitch, paper crafting, jewelry, calligraphy and dressmaking, plus replace their provides stash with the most recent merchandise and creations from the world of artistic craft.

Inspiration, concepts and ideas from consultants are additionally obtainable with a variety of workshops and demonstrations together with festive stitching with Kerrie Padmore from Dwelling in Loveliness, therapeutic macrame classes with Helen from Aware Crafts, nib or brush pen workshops from the Fashionable Calligraphy Firm, newbie degree classes from Crafting with Lyndsey and a variety of workshops from the consultants at Leicestershire Craft Centre.

Go to Cake Worldwide to see among the world’s greatest cake-decorating expertise

Guests to the present may entry Merely Christmas, the artful Christmas present, free of charge. With one ticket legitimate for each exhibits, guests can get forward with Christmas procuring with the possibility to search out uncommon items, together with glassware, jewelry, artwork, candles, ceramics, and clothes.

Throughout the corridor, baking and cake adorning fanatics can revel at Cake Worldwide.

That includes a wide range of exhibitors providing the most recent inspiration, demos, provides and recommendation, Cake Worldwide shall be on the NEC from Friday, November 5, till Sunday, November 7, 2021, and showcases among the world’s greatest cake-decorating expertise and their superb creations.

Guests can step into the wild as cake artists from across the nation be a part of forces to have a good time Sir David Attenborough’s ninety fifth birthday.

A bunch of proficient artists will come collectively on the NEC to have a good time nationwide treasure Sir David Attenborough with a life-sized function, plus some associates from the animal kingdom, made solely of cake and icing.

Go to the the largest, greatest, and authentic sugarcraft present

A magical legendary wonderland from Cake Worldwide Gold Award Winner, Zoe Hopkinson, the face behind Zoe’s Fancy Truffles will even seem on the present. Legendary creatures in Zoe’s fantasy wonderland embrace a life-size centaur, jackelopes, and griffins.

All through the three-day present, jaw-dropping cake creations shall be on show as a part of the distinguished cake adorning competitors. The competitors entries are a spotlight of the present celebrating the creativity and talent of cake decorators throughout the nation.

So, whether or not it is tasty creations or nude-knits that spark your fancy this November, head to the ICHF web site now and e book your ticket for the NEC occasion.

For extra info or to e book tickets please go to, alternatively, cellphone the ticket hotline on 01425 277988. All different info may be discovered on-line at The Inventive Craft Present or Cake Worldwide.