Welcome to Craft Bubble 2.5
Our new home away from home!
For our new members, take a look at the "How To" tutorials to help you find your way around
Have a chat, rant away, discuss your day, or just say "Hi" in the General Chat section
Customise your own Avatar or upload a photo in your Profile
Join in with our groups and introduce yourself to a new craft!
Lost your crafty mojo? Get inspiration by looking in our Bubble Gallery
From card making to rug making, I'm sure you'll find plenty to chat about!
Need help with uploading pictures or need advice using the forum, head over to the Welcome and Help Board.
Take part in our seasonal exchanges, SAL's and enter our competitions to win crafty goodies!

WELCOME and HELP Board for our Guests and Members

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No New Posts Welcome to Craft Bubble 2.5

New to the forum?
Not a member yet and just looking around as a Guest to view the forum and not sure what happens next?

Having problems or need advice - here's the place to post.

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by mmaryg
May 4, 2019 10:42:48 GMT

Crafting Tutorials and Downloads

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Here you will find a whole heap load of tutorials, links to useful Youtube videos, hints, tips and downloads.

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CraftBubble 2.5 Gallery

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No New Posts Bubble Gallery

Create your own Gallery here and post pictures of all your crafty creations!

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by doubletrouble
Aug 20, 2019 19:09:17 GMT

Everyday Chat Board

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No New Posts General Chat Board - 1 Viewing

You can talk about anything here.

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by aisles
Aug 23, 2019 13:18:37 GMT

Word Games and Fun Stuff

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No New Posts Just for Fun

Post your Word Games, Jokes and Funnies here.

67 6,156 A - Z of Towns, Cities, Capital Cities, Villages
by kornakrafta2
May 20, 2019 11:30:52 GMT


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No New Posts Cross Stitching and NeedleCrafts General Chat - 1 Viewing

All types of discussions for all types of needlecrafts is welcomed here.
Pop in for a chat, discuss your WIP's, and post pictures of your work.

Cross Stitch, Tapestry, Blackwork...etc

Sub-board: Share Your Stash

183 1,504 Christmas Card not sure about it
by craftystitcher
Aug 21, 2019 20:24:43 GMT
No New Posts Speciality Needlework

Speciality Needlework - Machine Stitching, Quilting, Stumpwork, Hardanger...etc

Sub-board: Raggy Doll Workshop

67 466 What more Projects to finish
by LadyAnemone
Aug 19, 2019 22:21:34 GMT
No New Posts The World of Smalls

The World of Smalls are just that - small creations such as Biscornu's, Humbugs or any kind of stitched ornament such as Cases, Watbo's, Etui's or Fobs.

Here you can post pictures, join stitch-a-longs and discuss on-going projects.
Want to stitch something different? Then join us here.

Sub-boards: 15 Sided Biscornu SAL, Pincushion Parade

33 260 15 Sided Biscornu SAL - Intro and Pattern downloads
by Kelly
Dec 9, 2018 12:59:44 GMT

PaperCrafts and Card Making

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No New Posts Papercrafts Chat Room

Into card making or scrapbooking I'm sure you'll find inspiration here at the papercrafting table!

Pop in and post your latest projects, chat about any type of papercrafting you're doing now, or have done in the past.

From paper mache to origami - we want to see it!

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by aisles
Jul 21, 2019 12:09:09 GMT

Knitting / Crochet and General Crafts

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No New Posts Wools and Things

Like to do anything else crafty like knitting, crochet, baking, flower making/arrangement, sugar crafting, ceramics/pottery, painting, model making....

Post it here, we'd love to see your creations.

Sub-boards: Rug Making, Jewellery Making and Beading, Knitting and Crocheting, Amigurumi

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by aisles
Aug 18, 2019 19:29:20 GMT


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All swaps and exchanges can be posted here.

The birthday exchange, yearly swaps, secret santa, Christmas related projects, and all seasonal exchanges are posted here.

Sub-boards: Birthday Exchanges, Yearly Exchanges, Christmas Exchanges

99 1,172 Birthday card exchange 2019 - sent and received thread.
by jacquipip
Jul 31, 2019 11:35:46 GMT
No New Posts BAP - Big Awesome Projects

BAP - Group discussion board.

BAP's are large projects in the style of HAED's that are much larger than your standard designs.
These can be Heaven and Earth Designs, Mystic Stitch Designs, Shinysun Designs, Kustom Kraft Designs, Scarlet Quince Designs or the new supersized charts from Heaven and Earth.

Here you can chat about your designs and post your WIP's.

Whatever BAP you're working on - here's the place to be.

Moderator: LadyAnemone

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by glenys
Apr 16, 2019 17:14:05 GMT
No New Posts SAL - Stitch-a-long

Stitch a themed project together, post your pics and chat.

Moderators: Staff, daniellee32

Sub-boards: Seasonal SAL's, Christmas Stocking Sal

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by daniellee32
Jan 13, 2019 21:48:18 GMT
No New Posts Stash Reduction Challenge

Need motivation to get that stash of yours under control?
Want those UFO's finally finished!
Need help, inspiration, motivation or just a good kick up the ass - then here's the place to be!

Welcome to the Stash Reduction Challenge!

Moderator: LadyAnemone

Sub-boards: Stash Reduction Challenge 2018, Stash Reduction Challenge 2017, Stash Reduction Challenge 2016, Stash Reduction Challenge 2015, Stash Reduction Challenge 2014, Stash Reduction Challenge 2013

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by aisles
Aug 22, 2019 19:51:11 GMT
No New Posts Page Turners

What are you reading? Join our Book Worm Group and chat about your favourite books.

Moderator: juliebookworm

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by aisles
Aug 11, 2019 13:29:34 GMT

Daily Trivia, Competition Games and Giveaways

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No New Posts Competition Giveaways! - 1 Viewing

Competition Giveaways are your chance to win some fabulous crafting goodies!

Hosted throughout the year, with announcements given on the dates they are to take place, all the games and competitions are hosted here.

Moderator: Kelly

Sub-board: Past Competitions and Prizes

13 117 August Giveaway for Christmas Crafting
by doubletrouble
Aug 20, 2019 18:48:22 GMT
No New Posts Word Bingo Games

Word Bingo Games are your chance to win some fabulous prizes.

Simply choose a selection of words from a list and each day a word will be announced. If you have that word then cross it off your list. The one who finishes their list first shouts BINGO and wins a super prize!

Moderator: aisles

Sub-board: Past Word Bingo Games

9 179 Bingo Word Game has begun, check your word here.
by Kelly
Oct 2, 2017 8:03:52 GMT
No New Posts CB 2.5 Quiz and Chat - 1 Viewing

Just for fun - join in your daily trivia quiz games and discuss your results!

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by Kelly
Sept 4, 2013 8:36:14 GMT

Bubble Share

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No New Posts Requests, Swaps, Buy and Sell

Have too much stash and don't know what to do with it?
Books and magazines overflowing from their shelves?
Or perhaps you have hand made objects that you'd like to sell?

Then here's the place to post!

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by Kelly
Apr 30, 2019 15:35:18 GMT
No New Posts Bubble Friends

Make a new friend in our Pen Pal board.

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by Kelly
Nov 27, 2017 10:15:23 GMT
No New Posts Pets Corner

We're all love our pets, so why not show us some of yours.

Post your piccies, share your stories or home videos you've captured of your pets - we'd love to see them!

Moderator: Kelly

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by anneliese
Apr 24, 2019 5:48:46 GMT
No New Posts Recipe Share

Share your recipe's and cooking ideas here.
Post pictures of your lovely homemade dishes, pies and cakes.

Share your baking experience, techniques, tools or just handy tips to prevent those kitchen disasters!

56 136 Sugar Cookies
by LadyAnemone
Dec 23, 2018 21:43:11 GMT


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Welcome to CraftBubble's online Chat Room
juliebookworm: well we've had everything today-rain,high winds ,blue sky,sunshine and now snow all within one day .Just hoping it goes back to just blue sky /sun as I'm over the rain and could do without the snow (arthritis already flared up again).Hope this week warmer! Mar 10, 2019 17:15:12 GMT
juliebookworm: happy mother's day to those in the u.k. -hope you've been spoilt. Mar 31, 2019 11:24:05 GMT
juliebookworm: hey Kelly - when does daisy come out? How did her first year go? Apr 11, 2019 16:00:12 GMT
Kelly: Hey Julie - She's fine chick, still sleeping, but she's fine. I'll give her to the end of the month and slowly ease her back into the land of the living, lol. ;) Apr 11, 2019 16:52:54 GMT
juliebookworm: I look forward to hearing how she gets on Kelly -maybe well get a piccie too ;) Apr 12, 2019 18:20:53 GMT
juliebookworm: Happy Easter everyone ! Apr 21, 2019 12:49:26 GMT
Kelly: You too Julie, Hope you and all our bubblers had a good one! We've had some glorious weather too! A shame it hasn't lasted very long! Apr 23, 2019 16:27:08 GMT
juliebookworm: hope everyone enjoy's the bank holiday and you all get time to craft :D May 4, 2019 11:12:23 GMT
Kelly: More rain again here along with flood warnings again. Hope all our bubblers are safe and sound with no adverse effects from the weather we've been having. Jun 25, 2019 9:57:32 GMT
juliebookworm: we're playing snap again Kelly :D it's been raining from 5am stopped for an hour 3pm now started again.Then apparently from Thursday it's 27-29. Jun 25, 2019 15:39:53 GMT
juliebookworm: anyone know how Maribeth is? sent message but heard nothing? Jun 27, 2019 16:46:59 GMT
Kelly: I've seen her on Facebook Julie, she doing okay. She was just commenting on how many times she's had chemo - 35 times! She's doing really well though, bless her..I'll send her a FB message to let her know you've been in touch...x Jun 28, 2019 9:26:45 GMT
juliebookworm: thanks Kelly :D Jun 28, 2019 15:59:15 GMT
Kelly: Julie, Maribeth sends her love if she hasn't already got back to you. I'm sure she will when she gets chance...x Jun 29, 2019 14:41:13 GMT
maribeth2: Julie , I sent you a PM few days ago ! bless you for thinking about me ! xo Jul 1, 2019 18:29:52 GMT
juliebookworm: anyone heard from Kelly lately?? Aug 13, 2019 18:42:17 GMT
aisles: no Julie I haven't. I was thinking is she caught up with house things and the children off from college. Aug 16, 2019 11:46:14 GMT
juliebookworm: yes that's what I thought but know she sometimes posts on Facebook which I don't use. Aug 17, 2019 9:32:51 GMT
Kelly: Sorry Julie, I'm still here, lol! Aug 20, 2019 8:29:53 GMT
juliebookworm: that's good to know -I'm sure you've been busy your end. Aug 20, 2019 9:33:15 GMT