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New Arrivals...!

New Arrivals...!

Posted by Claire on 12th Sep 2019

So summer is cooling down :(But the good news is, our Autumn fabrics are arriving!!Our first delivery from Spain, is a mixture of sewing inspired cotton prints & viscose twill prints.The cotton pr … read more

We've had a Facelift!

Posted by Claire on 23rd Aug 2019

So, our quick change of shop name four years ago (!) was looking a bit drab & difficult to spot from a distance, as we noticed, sat in The Cave wine bar one evening ;)We decided to continue our rebran … read more
Sew Southampton 2019

Sew Southampton 2019

Posted by Claire on 25th Jul 2019

Are you looking to meet other sewists in the Hampshire/Dorset area?For the second year running, local sewists, Sian Singleton, Gemma Kwiatkowski & Claire Galpin have organised a meet up with fabric sa … read more

Quick Summer Top!

Posted by Claire on 5th Jul 2019

So Summer seems to have arrived in the UK!!  Time to whip up some quick summer tops & this is where shirring comes into it's own!All you need is a reel of elastic thread (shirring elastic), a … read more
Swimwear Sewing Tips!!

Swimwear Sewing Tips!!

Posted by Claire on 12th Jun 2019

So now you've made the decision to make your own swimwear, let's share some Top Tips!  If you have a rotary cutter, this is the perfect time to use it!  Lay the fabric on top of the lin … read more