Does anyone find they have the same problem with their work? the faster you try and work, the more messy it becomes and then comes the unpicking……..
Well we have some beautiful Alice in Wonderland fabrics for you to try. They really are divine. I’m thinking of making my 7 year old daughter an Alice style dress out of one, what do you think? If anyone has already purchased some fabric and started to sew with it we would love to hear from you an see a picture.
The fabrics start at £15.60 per metre
Since Heirs and Graces opened we have been providing a ‘Patchwork and Quilting Block a Month’ class.
These classes are a great way to learn, have fun and eventually make your own quilt all at your own pace.
Classes run from 10am-4pm on Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday and cost either £48 for the day or £240 for 6 classes with one class free.
Please feel free to give us a call on 01629 734100 for more details
Always on the look out for different things we have now got in stock these beautiful new yarns from Rowan and some fantastic books to go along.
Rowans Felted Tweed (£8.85) is a blend of merino wool, alpaca and viscose and knits to a DK weight. The yarn has a beautiful tweed effect perfect for fairisles, striping and other colour work and the rustic colour palette is immensely beautiful and works wonderfully with the patterns in Martin Storey’s book which we also have in stock at £9.99.
Rowans Softyak is priced £7.50 and is just divine. It would work wonderfully well with some of the patterns in the new Rowan magazine which is packed full of patterns and very good value at £12.50.
Whilst we are talking about wool………..
Permin have brought out these beautiful farmyard cushions. They are 100% cotton and stitched on Aida. The kit (without cushion inner) is £37.75. This looks like a good project for a Christmas present to me. It will sew up relatively quickly with it being on Aida. I cant wait to get my hands on one. The Friesian is the one for me though!