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Congratulations Are In Order!

Wednesday, 19th July 2017

We have a winner for our latest Catalogue Code Prize Draw!

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Our Top 12 Gifts For Father's Day!

Monday, 12th June 2017

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World Baking Day

Wednesday, 17th May 2017

It's World Baking Day! AKA, the perfect excuse to have an office bake off!

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Once Upon A Time...

Thursday, 27th April 2017

Are you sitting comfortably? Then we shall begin…

Once upon a time it was Tell A Story Day, and the little elves at Qwerkity picked out their favourite books from their super cool website.

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We're So Egg-cited!

Tuesday, 11th April 2017

Tis the season for decorating eggs, so we thought we'd have a go at doing our own mini egg self-portraits!

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It's Deep Dish Pizza Day!

Wednesday, 5th April 2017

What a brilliant excuse to break out our Pizza Making Kit!

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Spring Has Sprung! Quick: To The Garden!

Tuesday, 28th March 2017

Spring has sprung, and it’s time to get out in the garden! We can’t wait to spend an afternoon outside in the sunshine, so here are our favourite gardening goodies for you.

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It's Puppy Day!

Thursday, 23rd March 2017

We know we have a lot of “best day ever” moments, but this one is right up there: it’s PUPPY DAY!

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World Book Day 2017

Wednesday, 1st March 2017

Are you sitting comfortably, Qwerkiteers? Then we shall begin! Once upon a time…

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Love Your Pet Day

Friday, 17th February 2017

This may be the best day ever! If not, then it comes a close second to Chocolate Cake Day. To celebrate Love Your Pet Day, we thought we'd share a little bit about our favourite floofy friends!

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Illuminated Letters Sketchbook

Friday, 10th February 2017

Hey Qwerkiteers! Did you see our demo with the Illuminated Letters Sketchbook?

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DIY Valentine's Cards

Thursday, 9th February 2017

Are you struggling to find a card for your Valentine that isn’t just on the wrong side of twee? How about making your own? We’ve got some great ideas to get you started.

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February's Competition

Tuesday, 7th February 2017

Hop on over to our Facebook page to enter our fab competition!

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We will, we will Wok You!

Tuesday, 7th February 2017

Last week we decided to test out our new Skinny Wok! It's so easy to season and maintain!

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Sweets For Your Sweet

Wednesday, 1st February 2017

Hey Qwerkiteers! It’s all of fourteen days until Valentine’s day: have you got your sweetheart’s gift sorted? No? Then let us help!

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Pyro Master Demonstration

Monday, 30th January 2017

Hey Qwerkiteers! We thought we'd dig out our creative sides and test out the Pyro Master and a couple of patterns from the Learn to Burn book. You can see the demo and the results below!

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Meet The Team!

Tuesday, 24th January 2017

Hey Qwerkiteers! We thought we'd give you a little glimpse in to the madness behind Qwerkity. Enjoy!

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Congratulations Are In Order!

Tuesday, 17th January 2017

We have a winner for our latest Catalogue Code Prize Draw!

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Spiralize Your Life!

Tuesday, 10th January 2017

Hey Qwerkiteers! We did a live demo of the Spiralizer for you!

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January Competition

Tuesday, 10th January 2017

Don't miss out on your chance to WIN our Good Intentions Bundle!

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New Year, New You?

Friday, 6th January 2017

Happy New Year, Qwerkiteers! We hope you all had a wonderful festive season, but now the real work begins! How many of you have made New Year’s resolutions? How good are you at sticking to them? We’ve got some great gizmos to help you along the way with the top resolutions.

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The Best Build-It-Yourself Gifts.

Wednesday, 7th December 2016

Do you need a way to keep them out from underfoot on Christmas morning? Is your Christmas made by having something to build after consuming all that turkey? We’ve picked out our favourite Build-It-Yourself gifts for little kids and big kids alike!

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Top Stocking Fillers For Foodies.

Thursday, 1st December 2016

Hey Qwerkiteers! We’re sure you’ve noticed anyway, but today is the first day of December, and we all know what that means: Christmas!

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We're Totally Spaced Out!

Wednesday, 23rd November 2016

Hey Qwerkiteers! Are there any aspiring astronauts in your family? Any space specialists? How about novice NASA recruits in training? We have some brilliant gifts that are out of this world!

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World Origami Day

Friday, 11th November 2016

Hey Qwerkiteers! Did you see our live video on how to make origami hearts?

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Don't Panic!

Friday, 11th November 2016

Are you facing that pre-Christmas gift buying panic yet? Stuck for ideas for some unusual presents? No more room in your dad’s sock drawer? Fear not, Qwerkiteers, we’ll come to your rescue with our Top Ten Christmas Gifts!

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No Tricks, All Treats!

Wednesday, 26th October 2016

Well, it's that time of year again, Qwerkiteers: the nights are drawing in, the leaves are dropping all over the place, and our excuse to pig out on all sorts of confectionary is nigh! That's right, it's nearly Halloween! Here are our top treats for this tricksy night!

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Baby, It's Cold Outside!

Monday, 17th October 2016

Brrrrr! We don’t know about you, Qwerkiteers, but we’ve broken out our winter gear this week! Here are some of our favourite snuggly things to keep the cold at bay.

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Colour Me Happy - Our Favourite Colouring Books & Pencil Gift Sets

Wednesday, 28th September 2016

Qwerktiteers, if you’re anything like us you’ve been hit hard by the colouring craze. We’re running out of space on the bookshelves for all of our colouring books, and our pencil cases are bursting with the prettiest colouring pencils. But, as they say, you can’t have too much of a good thing, so we’ve picked out our best books and pencil sets for you. Colour yourself happy!

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Sunday Roasts

Tuesday, 27th September 2016

Well, Qwerkiteers, the weather has definitely turned (if our shivering is anything to go by). But with the return of winter comes the permission to indulge in all forms of comfort food (hurrah!) and we've decided that the best comfort food is a good old Sunday roast. You just can't beat it!

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All Things Shiny & New!

Wednesday, 21st September 2016

We’re sure you’ve all heard at least one person mention that it’s only 13 weeks and 4 days(!) until Christmas. It may make some people grumpy, but we’re excited, Qwerkiteers, particularly as our new gift catalogue launched this week! We’ve been having fun picking out our favourite products to share with you. Take it away, team!

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Bake Off Breakdown - Batter Week

Tuesday, 20th September 2016

We know we're all in mourning for the future of GBBO, but let's bask in the excellence that remains for the next few weeks. And on that note, it's batter week. Oh my.

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It's Teddy Bear Day!

Friday, 9th September 2016

Today is NationalTeddy Bear Day, so we brought some of our best bedtime buddies to work with us! Amazingly, we're all still awake...

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And They Called It Puppy Love...

Tuesday, 30th August 2016

Hi Qwerkiteers! You may possibly have noticed (from the adorable puppy pictures all over Twitter) that last Friday was National Dog Day. In honour of our beloved Biscuit, the Qwerkity office dog, we've chosen some of our favourite products for both dogs and dog lovers. You're welcome, Biscuit.

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The Return of The Great British Bake Off

Thursday, 25th August 2016

Oh my, our favourite reason to be smugly British has returned: The Great British Bake Off.

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Afternoon Tea Week

Wednesday, 10th August 2016

Hey Qwerkiteers! Did you know that it’s Afternoon Tea Week? It’s the perfect excuse to stock up on scones, jam, and cucumber sandwiches. The only real question is whether you put the jam or cream on your scone first?

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Our Office Favourites

Monday, 8th August 2016

Today we've quizzed our Buying Team about their favourite products!

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Treats For Toes

Tuesday, 2nd August 2016

It may be raining, but it’s still (technically anyway) summer, and with summer comes the pampering of little feet. So, Qwerkiteers, we’ve picked a few of our favourite treats for your little piggies. Off to market!

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Go Al Fresco!

Wednesday, 27th July 2016

Summer isn’t over yet, Qwerkiteers, and a little weather bird told us that the sunshine will be making a return this weekend. Time to dine al fresco!

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Festival Fever!

Friday, 22nd July 2016

Festival season is well under way, Qwerkiteers! We’ve picked out some of our best products to get you through your festivals in comfort and style.

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It's Too Darn Hot!

Tuesday, 19th July 2016

Well, here in the Qwerkity office we’re making like the Wicked Witch of the West: we’re meeeeellltttiing. What a world, hey? So, to help out our fellow Qwerkiteers, we’ve thrown together a quick heatwave survival guide. Stay frosty, people!

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If In Doubt, Eat Cake.

Friday, 15th July 2016

This week we decided to test some of the recipes in Joanna Farrow’s Mug Cakes book. Obviously, this is all in the name of science. It’s nothing to do with the fact that we’re all cake fiends in this office…

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Lazing on a Sunday Crafternoon

Friday, 8th July 2016

If you’re anything like us at Qwerkity, we love a good Sunday crafternoon. Sundays are for relaxing, and what better way to relax than to get making? Here are some brilliant crafty kits to keep you busy, rain or shine (although if the Weather Gods are listening, we prefer shine, please!). I’ll let you in on a little secret; you don’t have to be a child to enjoy any of these!

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Wednesday, 6th July 2016

Qwerkity have teamed up with Hall of Names to offer you a chance to WIN the perfect anniversary or wedding gift!

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Thursday 7th July is Chocolate Day!

Tuesday, 5th July 2016

This could be the best day of the year! An entire day dedicated to glorious chocolate. Hallelujah! Qwerkity has you covered for the whole day, from breakfast through to a night cap. And remember: chocolate comes from a plant, and is therefore salad. Bon appétit!

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Wednesday 29th June is Camera Day!

Sunday, 26th June 2016

We all have a photographer in our lives, whether they’re a professional or a budding amateur. Why not treat them (or yourself!) to any of the photography inspired gifts below?

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