The Craft Network Our vision is to bring the B2B world of crafts
together through networking, education
and training
About us

Bringing the B2B world of crafts together through

The Craft Network has been launched by ICHF Events and Bert & Gert’s to provide the UK craft industry a joined-up and credible approach to help stimulate and sustain the market.

With an existing B2B network representing over 1,000 dedicated craft companies, The Craft Network will be run by a steering committee of industry professionals representing the creative market.

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Mission
Our mission

Changing the way
crafters network

The Craft Network strives to be the industry leader for all creative crafts, and provide a joined-up, credible approach to help stimulate and sustain the market. To create the feeling of community, togetherness and inclusivity – everyone is welcome. With a collaborative approach to build partnerships and grow the creative industry.

To Become The Industry Leader

The Craft Network strives to be the industry leader for all creative crafts, where businesses can share ideas, best practice and network with industry peers.

Create A Crafter In Every Household

By providing memorable experiences for our members including workshops lead by industry experts, opportunities to develop skills and learn about new trends.

Create A Feeling Of Community

Togetherness and inclusivity. Everyone is welcome. Whether you have been a part of the industry for some time or are just starting out, there is valued place for all.
Experience
Member Experience

The all members
club for B2B craft professionals.

The Craft Network has been built to develop connections, drive stimulation, increase mental and physical wellbeing and provide inspiration. Ranging from networking events to demonstrations and industry education to experience led content.

Networking

A programme of opportunities curated by The Craft Network to allow your business to connect with peers form both inside and outside of the creative craft industry.

Demos

Providing the opportunity for you to showcase your products to prospective customers. By allowing prospective customers the chance to see and touch, your demo becomes an effective sales tool.

Education

Knowledge sharing from peers both from within the craft industry and across industries. Access to thought leaders and educational content to help companies grow and overcome business challenges.

Experience

Crafting is all about the experience, The Craft Network can help you to create your brand experience and be part of creative craft industry experience such as events.

Tiers
Membership Tiers

All tiers gain

Access To Networking Events | Monthly E-newsletter | Mentoring Opportunities With Industry Leaders | Complimentary Inclusion In The Buyers Guide For Chsi Stitches** | Exclusive Member Discounts: Insurance – Web Design – Printing

Silver

Free
for exhibitors*
  • Access To Networking Events
  • Monthly E-newsletter
  • Mentoring Opportunities With Industry Leaders
  • Complimentary Inclusion In The Buyers Guide For Chsi Stitches**
  • Exclusive Member Discounts: Insurance – Web Design – Printing
  • 5% Discount On Stands / Sponsorship Opportunities at Ichf Events

Platinum

£249
per year
  • Access To Networking Events
  • Monthly E-newsletter
  • Mentoring Opportunities With Industry Leaders
  • Complimentary Inclusion In The Buyers Guide For Chsi Stitches**
  • Exclusive Member Discounts: Insurance – Web Design – Printing
  • 15% Discount On Stands / Sponsorship Opportunities at Ichf Events
  • £750 Social Media Package across the ICHF platforms
  • Access to VIP Buyers Lounge at CHSI Stitches
  • 2 x VIP Tickets to ICHF Consumer Shows

Gold

£199
per year
  • Access To Networking Events
  • Monthly E-newsletter
  • Mentoring Opportunities With Industry Leaders
  • Complimentary Inclusion In The Buyers Guide For Chsi Stitches**
  • Exclusive Member Discounts: Insurance – Web Design – Printing
  • 10% Discount On Stands / Sponsorship Opportunities at Ichf Events
  • £500 Social Media Package across the ICHF platforms

*Complimentary silver membership is provided for all exhibiting companies from ICHF Events and Bert & Gerts, with additional enhanced membership options available.

**CHSI Exhibitors only, subject to availability

Contact
To discuss membership options please contact the team on

+44 (0)1425 460 811

contact@thecraftnetwork.org

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