Inspiration: Make This Winter Neck Warmer

Winter neck warmer

Winter is most definitely here, and this cold snap has had us digging out scarves, hats and gloves.  This tutorial caught our attention for a lovely neck warmer, a really nice take on a scarf and surprisingly simple to make! We have some lovely flannel in the shop which would work really well for this too.  […]

Customer Creations

  Our Autumn workshops and courses are still going strong and despite maybe a few pin pricks and mutterings under breath, everyone is coming up with some beautiful pieces of work. Our FMQ ladies are honing their skills and our Absolute Beginner’s Patchwork group made some really lovely cushions.  Take a look at our course list below […]

Customer Creations – Workshop Updates

                          Our Autumn workshops and courses have got off to a storming start.  Our Beginner Dressmakers are getting stuck in and new garments are starting to emerge.  We look forward to seeing all their makes over the coming weeks.  Plus there were some more beautiful daisies […]

Many Congratulations!

We were delighted when one of our very own, Helen – who made the Ship in the shop (Shop Ship?!)  – recently won the Aurofil prize in the European Patchwork Awards for her stunning “A Walk In The Woods” quilt.   You can see the other entries here. Ginny (from Friday Sewcial) and I saw it […]

Inspiration – Pear Pin Cushion

  It’s Autumn and the apples and pears are practically being given away at the moment (definitely around where I live anyway).  How about making your own gorgeous pear pin cushion out of felt or fabric?  This autumnal creative was designed and made by Kaaren at The Painted Quilt.  We love it!  Thank you Kaaren […]