Wednesday, 30 April 2014

Paisley Bias

I'm always on the look out for new things and today's find is Paisley Bias!
Just the thing to finish some edges in a rather funky way! It's 2.5cm wide, comes in pinks or green/blue and is £0.70 per m

Tuesday, 29 April 2014

Workshop planning!

A new season of workshops is on the way!  Here's a taster...
Sunglasses Case Workshop

Tri-fabric Pillowcase Workshop

We will also be repeating previous workshops, which have proved popular.

Patchwork Pincushions is one of them!

If there are any others you'd like to see, just let us know:

Monday, 28 April 2014

Ribbons on the way!

Well, a busy morning spent deliberating over ribbon samples!  They should be here in a couple of weeks, as they're coming from USA.

Friday, 25 April 2014

Sewn Square One

Our lovely new pattern range from Sewn Square One, have photos of the garments made up on their website:

Thursday, 24 April 2014

Appliqué Portrait Fun!

Here's some creations from tonight's workshop! Amazing variety of ideas, feeling inspired?!

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

New Pattern Range

Looking forward to breaking into this gorgeous new range of patterns, from America!  An independent pattern company I found, whilst perusing photos on Instagram!! The joys of the internet.

Tuesday, 22 April 2014

Spots & Dots

A new range of Cotton Prints from Robyn Pandolph has arrived today. Co-ordinating spots, mini lozenges and the aptly named "Land of Joy" rabbit print by Yukon Hasegawa! They are all 114 cm wide and £14.50 per metre.

Monday, 21 April 2014

V&A Fabric

Here's the lovely V&A fabric made up. I love the tones of the red & pinks. It's for my daughter, so maybe now I can get back to sewing for me!

Sunday, 20 April 2014

Cutest Coat!

Our gorgeous cuddly toy japanese fabric, has been made into this stunning coat, by my prolific sewing buddy Sally!

Thursday, 17 April 2014

Good Friday & Easter Monday

Sorry, we will be closed Good Friday and Easter Monday.

Bee and Deer fabrics

It must be Spring - Bee and Deer fabrics are here! The latest Art Gallery fabric range from Bonnie Christine. Check out the Art Gallery Fabrics blog for inspired ideas to make them up in.

Also our ever popular Emaline skirt & Boho tunic/dress patterns are back in stock!

Prom/Cruise Dress?

If you're looking for something special for that unique dress, you can now order Duchess Satin, Satin backed Faille, Satin Back Crepe, Georgette, Crepe and Cationic Chiffon by the metre, from our swatches!!

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Cuddly Toy Dress

Our new Japanese fabric, with the cute animal border, styled as a dress!

Saturday, 12 April 2014


We're very sorry, but we will be closed on Monday 14th April, due to Birthday Celebrations!! 🎂🎉🎁🎈

Friday, 11 April 2014

Japanese Fabrics arrive - finally!

Well, I had kinda forgotten what I'd ordered - it has been 6 months!!
Difficult to forget these two cotton prints!

Can't wait to cut into these cotton/linen prints either!

Thursday, 10 April 2014

Beach Hut Key Fob Workshop

Here's a couple of cute makes from tonight's workshop!

New Pattern Range

We've a new pattern range on the way, from the USA.  They should be here soon, so here's a couple of tasters for you!
They were also featured in the wonderful Threads magazine:

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

Tuesday, 8 April 2014

Beach Hut Key Fob Workshop

There are a couple of spaces on this week's workshop! 
Thursday 10th April, 7 - 9.30pm
Call 01590 642808 to book a seat!!!

Tula Pink Fabrics are here!

Yay, one of my fave designers Tula Pink has a new range and it's here!!!  Foxes, birds, rabbits & ponies - what more could you want in a fabric?! Did I mention it's also pink!  100% cotton print, 115 cm wide and £14.50 per metre

Saturday, 5 April 2014

Busy birds

Been using today's rubbish weather, to make some birdie brooches!

Thursday, 3 April 2014


Another fab outfit, by our prolific customer Sally!!!  A stunning cotton print shirt in Free Spirit fabrics Botanical Rose and a denim skirt!!

Pattern Sale!

McCalls's pattern sale starts on Friday 4th April!!!

Tuesday, 1 April 2014

V&A vintage floral fabric

I think the picture tells the story! Our latest arrival is a beautiful cotton print from Rowan fabrics (the lovely wool people!). 112cm wide £16.00 per m