Inspirations Superstore - Preston


 Inspirations is our 10,000² ft award winning craft superstore in Preston, Lancashire.

We stock papercrafts, scrapbooking, knitting and stitching, hobbies and gifts along with all your favourite brands! We are also known as the home of Hunkydory Crafts as we stock all of the Hunkydory product range, along with other great brands such as Tim Holtz, Sweet Dixie, Sue Wilson, Tonic Studios, Crafter’s Companion and many more.

  OPENING TIMES:  Monday to Saturday 10:00 - 17:30 Sunday 11:00 - 16:00

 FIND US: Capitol Centre, Preston, PR5 4AW   T: 01772 880852


Free Demonstrations:

Come along for a free demonstration at our Inspirations store in Preston.

This is a great opportunity to meet other crafters, learn new tips and techniques or try out a new craft!

No need to book, just pop in anytime and stay as long as you like.

Saturday 15th Feb 10am - 4pm

Debbie Shore

Debbie will be hosting a free demonstration between 10am-4pm to launch her latest New Delhi and Hedgerow fabric ranges.

Saturday 22nd Feb 10am - 4pm

Susan Lees

Susan  will be demonstrating some of the new additions to the store

Seth Apter at Inspirations

Seth Apter will be in-store for two 3 hours sessions!

Book early as these places are sure to fill fast!

Seth is in the UK for a short while and only doing workshops at 3 stores!

Upcoming Workshops:


Join us at our store in Preston to get hands-on with some of the best products, as well as the best craft tutors in the market and make some beautiful crafts to take home with you.

You will also receive a 10% off Voucher to use on the day against any products bought in-store. If you need to purchase anything prior to the workshop for use in it, then you will receive 10% off those too!

Places for these workshops must be booked in advance, either by telephone 01772 880852, online or in-store.

Directions to Inspirations:



To find us using a GPS or SatNav, please use the postcode PR5 4AW

  • From the M6 - take Junction 29 and follow the signs to A6 Preston.
  • The Capitol Centre is on the left, marked also as Park & Ride.
  • Turn left onto Capitol Way.
  • Inspirations is straight ahead, behind Dunelm.


Park & Ride buses can be accessed from Preston in Jacson Street, besides the Harris Museum & Library. Buses run every 10 minutes in peak hours. Inspirations is located next to the Park & Ride carpark.

The Capitol Centre is also accessible by bus, serviced by two regular routes from the city centre.

Stagecoach - Chorley/Bolton - 125/126

Stagecoach - Wigan - 113


Preston Train Station is a short journey away from Inspirations. You can either take a short walk to the bus station OR take a connecting bus.

Buses from the Train Station: 1, 3 or 88a to the City Centre.

The Park & Ride bus departs from Jacson Street, next to the Harris Museum & Library. Buses run every 10 minutes in peak hours. Inspirations is located next to the Park & Ride carpark.

Have a look around Inspirations!

Have a peek inside our store with our virtual tour.

Click on the arrows to 'walk' around!