We’re thrilled to introduce the inaugural Stitch Industry Awards, proudly presented by CraftWorld. This is your chance to share your opinions and tell us who you think should be honoured in our first-ever awards!

We want to applaud the brands, influencers, products and tools that have truly captured your creative hearts. It’s your voice that matters and we want to create a shortlist of nominees centred around your votes!

At CraftWorld, we understand that crafting isn’t just a pastime; it’s a passion that weaves together imagination, innovation and community. As we embark on this exciting journey of recognising excellence, your voice holds the key. You’re not just a reader; you’re an integral part of our vibrant crafting community. And that’s why we need you to select our shortlist of entrants into the awards.

Participating in the Stitch Industry Awards and having your voice heard is easy – whether you’re an experienced sewist or a budding enthusiast, your insight matters.

From the most innovative sewing machines to the trendiest shows and events, your votes will shape the destiny of the awards. We’ll whittle down the nominees from this round to select the shortlist for the main event!

Can’t wait to have your say on who should make the shortlist? Click here and answer your top pick for every category, and we’ll announce the final shortlist in a future issue.

Let’s celebrate the creativity, dedication and innovation that makes the crafting world shine!

The grand unveiling
Once the nominees are counted and the anticipation reaches its peak, we’ll be ready for you to vote for your winners of the Stitch Industry Awards. Get ready to applaud your creative favourites, and join us in celebrating their contributions to the sewing community.

Join the conversation
As the excitement builds, don’t forget to share your thoughts on social media using the hashtag #StitchIndustryAwards. Connect with fellow sewing enthusiasts, swap stories, and let us know who gets your vote.

A thank you for your nominations
To express our thanks for your participation, we’ve prepared a special treat! Every voter will be entered into a fabulous prize draw to win this amazing Knightshayes craft storage desk from Storage 4 Crafts.

The Knightshayes workstation is the craft unit of choice for the discerning sewist and
is a multi-purpose solution, with space for sewing machines and supplies.
It has vast storage and a flexible desk arrangement which makes it a versatile craft room solution. The unit comes with over 50 plastic boxes and trays, integrated LED lights and you can pick a colour to suit your décor from either Vanilla or Oak.


You must be a CraftWorld member to vote in the Stitch Industry Awards. It is free and easy to create an account and will provided you with unlimited inspiration at your fingertips!