Monthly Archives: July 2018

Summer Inspiration – Vintage Apron

The school play beckoned.   Charlie was “Mama Bear”. Mama Bear required an apron.  Obviously. Very necessary to be perfectly styled when you run the Porridge Pot! Instead of sending in one of our kitchen aprons, I decided that Mama Bear should have a proper pinny.  Perfect for all well dressed Mama Bears everywhere. I found […]

Customer Creations – Free Motion Embroidery

Oh my goodness, too many to choose from!  However I had to show off the beautiful daisies embroidered at Richard Box’s Free Motion Embroidery workshop on Saturday just gone, and of course all the stunning Kids Quilt Club Exploding Pineapple Quilts.

Customer Makes: Handbag Tidy

Handbag Tidy

One of our lovely ladies, Gill, has been busy making a couple of these handbag tidies.  They need five FQ’s and a small zip and Gill said that they’re quick and easy to make but oh-so-useful too. Having made her first one, her daughter wanted one too so Gill rustled up her second – this time in […]

Summer 2018 Opening and Closing

It’s much quieter across the school summer holidays so please make a note of our Summer 2018 Opening Hours: w/c Monday 23rd July: closed on the Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday; OPEN Thursday, Friday and Saturday w/c 30th July:  CLOSED all week for annual holidays with the family w/c 6th August: closed on the Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday; […]