About Us

Welcome to Needlecraft and Beads trading as Filoro Crafts

Who are we:

I had a passion to have my own business and be my own boss! I loved cross-stitch, beadwork, embroidery and knitting from a young age when I use to create crafts and sell them to my friends.

I combined my hobby and my passion for business and started my own wool and craft shop in 1993

1993 : Started a retail shop on Long Lane selling wool, cross-stitch & latch hook kits , haberdashery and beads.

2000: Sold crafts via mail order catalogue

2005: Started the website www.needlecraftandbeads.co.uk

2010: Moved to a retail shop in Watford 600sq ft

2012: Converted half the shop into online warehouse

2013: Shop was turned into an 100% online warehouse

2016: Moved to High Wycombe to a 1400 sq ft warehouse

2018: Moved to Nottingham to a 4500 sq ft warehouse


What we sell:

We have a huge range of papier mache products, wooden boxes to decorate, polystyrene in all shapes and sizes, Minicraft soft toy kits, PureLite Lamps, punches, card stock and papers, felt, foam, glitter cards, candlemaking, sewing accessories.
We specialise in brands like Fiskars, Viva , Craft Factory, Tilda, Trimits, Daylight Lamps, Dovecraft, Knorr Prandell, Sew Easy, Clover, Pony, Hemline and many more.

We have around 3000 lines in crafts, jewellery, sewing and knitting accessories.

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Every month we have special offers saving you pounds. Look for the special offers of the month page

Postage is FREE over £50 (2nd class)

Delivery only £5.99 - 1st class ( Spend £50 and get 1st class delivery for £2)

2nd Class Postage - £3.99

Please allow up to 5-7 working days for your items to reach you. . We are happy to send any items to any European countries for an extra postage cost (please email for details).

Please order items in advance if you are in a rush as we are very busy during September , October and November as these are very busy months and can take up to a weeks for delivery.

Most of our products are dispatched within 2 to 3 working days but can take up to 5 days after receiving your order. During peak periods ( September - December) please allow enough time as we are very busy and it may take longer to send out orders and Royal Mail takes longer to deliver too.

Happy Crafting!

All crafters love are products and keep coming back but if you are not happy with any of the products please send it back for a full refund within 7 days in a re-saleable condition.

If an item is damaged in transit, please email us within 3 days with a picture so that we can improve our packaging and also report issues to our packing and distribution department as well as Royal Mail.

Our aim is to provide you with a level of service only possible by a family run business committed to giving our customers full satisfaction! Guaranteed!