Author Archives: Kim O'Rourke

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; […]

Dyeing To Get Started: My Journey So Far

Natural Fabric Dyeing

If you’ve been in our FB Group (you can join easily from our Facebook page – just click on “Groups” in the list on the left hand side of the page) over the past few weeks you’ll have noticed that I’ve been starting to play with natural dyeing.  I love commercial fabrics along with the […]

Our first video on the Prym Bobbin Ring :-)

Prym Bobbin Ring

Well, shockingly we have released our first product demo video on one of our favourite products – the Prym Bobbin Ring. I have always loved this Bobbin Ring, owning four myself, and knew it was going to be a ‘must’ for the shop when we opened last year and so it was one of the […]