MANNINGTREE’S “mini department store” has officially reopened after moving premises.

Creatively Crafty, in South Street, opened its doors on January 18.

The store was formerly known as Blooming Crafty and was based in Station Road.

The new store will have a range of products on sale including haberdashery, shabby chic furniture and crafts.

There will also be workshops held to develop crochet, knitting, sewing and language skills. .

Business chamber boss Jenine Collier said: “It is now open and looks lovely – it is all very exciting."