Kona matching! What goes with Just Another Walk in the Woods

Today we’re Kona matching the super cute Little Red Riding Hood-inspired collection Just Another Walk in the Woods by Stacy Iset Hsu. From top to bottom, the colours we recommend are Kona Cotton Solids in Crimson, Red, Bubble Gum, Salmon, Cactus, Peapod, Ash and White. You can find all of these colours in one place here.

Kona Matches for Just Another Walk in the Woods

And this is our selection of Just Another Walk in the Woods so you can see how they stack up!

Just Another Walk in the Woods by Stacy Iset Hsu


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Lady McElroy cotton lawn

We have stacks of beautiful new cotton lawn for dressmaking from British design house Lady McElroy! There are so many gorgeous prints to choose from – flirty flamingos, huge florals, dainty dogs, bold geometrics, eye-catching insects! Find them all in the shop here.

Lady McElroy Cotton Lawn

Tubular Sweatshirt Knits

These incredibly soft sweatshirt knits in classic black, navy, charcoal and silver are just right for your next Linden Sweatshirt or Charlie Hoodie! Plus, we have coordinating ribbing for them! Find them in the shop here.

Tubular Sweatshirt Knits

Sweater Knits

We have two gorgeous sweater knits in stock, one cosy and cinnamon-coloured, the other subtly sparkly, both with a beautiful weave and luxurious drape. Find them in the shop here.

Sweater Knits

Organic Worsted Cotton from Blue Sky Fibers

This worsted weight organic cotton yarn from Blue Sky Fibers is environmentally friendly and naturally soft. Perfect for baby blankets or scarves for a sweetheart. The palette is created with low impact dyes, and a funky twist gives this 100% certified organic cotton a light and lofty hand. Find itin the shop here.

Organic Cotton Worsted by Blue Sky Fibers

Handmade laundry care by Soak

Soak is modern laundry care for your lovely handmades! Soak Wash is an eco-friendly no-rinse wash that cleans beautifully. Soak Flatter is a starch-free smoothing spray that relaxes wrinkles and freshens fabrics, leaving your sewing projects and garments sleek, soft and static-free. Made with natural ingredients, Flatter has no sulfates, no silicones, no SLS or SLES. Plus, the mild formulation is easy on sensitive skin and won’t harm the environment. We have loads of new scents and sizes of Soak products and you can find them here.

Soak Handmade Laundry Care

Create Your Own Stationery with Nancy Straughan

In this special workshop you will be taught two techniques so you can learn how to personalise your own greeting cards, envelopes and paper to create a beautiful collection of designed stationery! The class will cover the following techniques:

  • Dip dyed stationery You will be taught the beautiful art of dip dying otherwise known as ombre. Using a range of specialist inks traditionally used to decorate paper you will create a collection of colorful stationery to use in countless projects. A perfect skill if you’d like to learn how to make your own decorative paper or greetings cards.
  • Embossed stationery Traditionally paper embossing is a skill reserved for professionals but with Nancy will show you an easy and ingenious technique so you can enjoy the art of embossing at home. This is a perfect technique if you’d like to make your own wedding invitations or other special stationery.

All materials are included and you’ll leave with a collection of your own handmade stationery! Find out more and sign up here.

Stationery with Nancy Straughan


Have you seen our washi tape section lately? It’s huge! Check it out this week and save 10% with code WASHI10. Offer good until 28 February.

Washi Tape

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Survey time! Nutcracker Act I by Sarah Jane

Sarah Jane has an adorable Christmas collection coming out this summer from Michael Miller and we’d love to hear your thoughts! Help us choose which prints to stock from Nutcracker Act I by 26 February and you’ll receive 25 Stash Points to spend at The Village Haberdashery.

Nutcracker Act I by Sarah Jane

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Ask Charlotte: Your dressmaking and sewing questions answered by the winner of The Great British Sewing Bee

This week, the super talented Charlotte, winner of series four of the BBC’s The Great British Sewing Bee, fields questions about high bust measurements, cotton vs polyester thread, removing sleeves from a pattern and more!

Ask Charlotte
Question: I want to remove the sleeves from a dress pattern that doesn’t have this option. Do I need to change the pattern or can I just skip them?

Answer: I often want to add or remove sleeves when the pattern doesn’t have that option, and it’s a pretty simple hack. The shape of the armhole is slightly different in sleeveless vs sleeved bodices, the main difference being that sleeveless bodices have a slightly higher underarm so when adapting the sleeved bodice pieces make sure to add a little here. Start with about 1 cm, but make sure to sew a muslin/toile to check the fit. The shoulder seam might also be wider than you would like, but again that is something that you can check at the muslin stage.

Christine Haynes Emery Dress

Q: I’m always hearing about how I should use my ‘high bust measurement’ to get a better fit. How do I take this measurement and what do I do with it?

A: Patterns are designed using a whole load of assumptions about the shape of our bodies, but of course we are all different and very few of us actually conform to these criteria. When it comes to bodices and tops, pattern designers assume a 2″ difference between the full bust measurement and the high bust measurement (taken around the chest and above the bust, right up under the armpits). In general, it’s a lot easier to adjust the fit to accommodate a larger/smaller bust than it is to change the fit across the shoulders and upper chest. This is why it’s often recommended to choose a size based on your high bust measurement (plus 2″, as allowed in the pattern), then adjust the bust with a small/full bust adjustment if necessary.

Merchant and Mills tape measure

Q: Why do quilters use cotton thread and dressmakers use polyester thread? Does it really matter what kind of thread I use?

A: It’s really important to use polyester thread for dressmaking, because cotton doesn’t have the tensile strength to stand up to repeated wear. Quilts have a lot of small seams, so the pressure on any individual one is small. Quilters prefer to use cotton thread because it has the same strength as the cotton fabrics used, and is therefore less likely to damage the fabrics in the long term.

Gutermann Sew All Thread

Q: I want to make a dress with a jersey that is a little bit see through. The pattern doesn’t have a lining, so can I add one?

A: You can add a lining, but bear in mind that the stretch of your fabric will be considerably less with two layers than it would be with one. It could be worth wearing a slip or a vest instead.

Colette Myrtle Dress

To have your questions answered in our next edition of Ask Charlotte, send them to [email protected] or tag them on Instagram with the hashtag #askcharlottegbsb. If you want to ask Charlotte your questions in person, why not take one of her classes at our West Hampstead shop? You can find them here!

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February baby quilt club reveal

I know I say this every with almost every Baby Quilt Club bundle we choose, but I LOVE this one! It’s baby boy-friendly for sure, but totally works for a guy’s quilt, or as a throw on your sofa.

February 2017 Baby Quilt Club bundle from The Village Haberdashery

Clockwise from top, this bundle includes:

Kona Cotton SolidsCaribbean (Robert Kaufman)
Altitude – Tiny Triangles in Nighttime by Pippa Shaw (Dashwood Studio)
Kona Cotton Solids – Bahama Blue (Robert Kaufman)
Twist –  Indigo (Dashwood Studio)
Kona Cotton SolidsNightfall (Robert Kaufman)
Altitude – Paysage Vanoise in Navy by Pippa Shaw (Dashwood Studio)
Kona Cotton SolidsOlive (Robert Kaufman)
ArchitexturesCrosshatch in Pickle by Carolyn Friedlander (Robert Kaufman)
Kona Cotton SolidsCream (Robert Kaufman)
NightfallLuminaries in Silver by Maureen Cracknell (Art Gallery)
Kona Cotton SolidsMint (Robert Kaufman)
Altitude – Craggy Range by Pippa Shaw (Dashwood Studio)

Want an awesome bundle of fabric delivered to your letterbox each month? Why not join one of our monthly clubs!

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Close up on our Valentine’s Day vignette!

Our new shop has lots of windows, but they aren’t quite as visible from the street. They are also smaller than our big window in the old shop. So what we’re doing now is creating smaller vignettes, which we’ll change out more frequently. And that means lots more inspiration for you!

Valentine's Day Vignette

This is the little vignette we put together for Valentine’s Day, photographed outside in West Hampstead Square. Our chief garment sample sewer is Kym and she made both of these lovely dresses!

Colette Myrtle Dress

This dress is a Colette Myrtle and it is sewn up in viscose/spandex jersey in Cardinal, one of the zillion new colours we have in stock.

Colette Myrtle Dress

The Myrtle is such a pretty and flirty pattern, yet in a drapey jersey with a relaxed fit, it’s also comfy!

Colette Myrtle Dress

Our little girl is wearing the Oliver + S Croquet Dress in the darling Hot to Trot print in red from Michael Miller‘s Equestrian collection.

Oliver + S Croquet Dress

The contrast bands are Kona Cotton Solids in Paprika.

Oliver + S Croquet Dress

These paper flowers were created for our Les Fleurs window and have faded a little from being in the window, but I love the way they look wrapped around this old ladder!

Paper flower ladder

I’m just going to keep trying to think of ways to use this ladder in displays. It’s so fun!

Paper flower ladder

Want more Valentine’s Day ideas? See Laura Howard’s February Valentine’s Heart Wreath tutorial and Caroline’s Scrappy Heart Wreath tutorial.

Pop in to our new West Hampstead shop to see these lovely garments in person!

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The colour of the month for February is green!

This month our Colour of the Month Club members received springy, refreshing green bundles! From bright kelly green to pastel green to yellow green, we’re loving the range! Read on to see which stash builders we included this month and find out more about our monthly clubs here.

February Designer Colour of the Month Club bundle

Clockwise from top, our designer stash builders bundle includes:

Stitch CheckMint (Jane Makower)
Farm Fun – Wire in Tractor Red by Stacy Iset Hsu (Moda)
Hop, Skip and a JumpDitsy Daisy in Sunshine by American Jane (Moda)
Rhoda RuthStarlight in Pickle by Elizabeth Hartman (Robert Kaufman)
ArchitecturesCrosshatch in Pickle by Carolyn Friedlander (Robert Kaufman)
HandmadeGeometric in Green by Bonnie and Camille (Moda)
Honeycomb Dot – Lime (Riley Blake)
Olive’s Flower MarketParisian Dots in Light Green by Leila Boutique (Moda)
Sew and SewApron Strings in Lemon by Chloe’s Closet (Moda)
Waterland – Leaves in Green by Jessica Nielsen (Cloud9)

February Kona Cotton Solids Colour of the Month Club bundle
Clockwise from top, our Kona Cotton Solids bundle includes Grass Green, Bonsai, Zucchini, Cactus, Chartreuse, Sour Apple, Clover, Holly, Basil and Grasshopper.

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Jersey for days!

With the move to our new shop we’ve expanded our selection of dressmaking fabrics and if you like to sew with jersey, we’ve got you covered! Our new rainbow shelf of drapey cotton and viscose/spandex blend jersey is super eye catching, plus we have lots of fun new patterned jersey, sweater knits, ponte roma, sweatshirt knits, ribbed knits and more. You can shop all of our knit fabrics here.

Shop knit fabrics

Liberty Tana Lawn

We have a handful of gorgeous new Liberty Tana Lawn fabrics in stock! These timeless prints on silky 100% cotton lawn make the loveliest blouses, dresses and skirts. We can’t wait to see what you make! Find them in the shop here.

Liberty Tana Lawn

Antique linens by Lady McElroy

Our new selection of 100% Antique Linens from Lady McElroy is just stunning! In rich colours and with a beautiful drape, these fabrics are just perfect for your next Fancy Tiger Crafts Fen Dress, Megan Nielsen Brumby Skirt or basically any pattern by Merchant & Mills! They will also work perfectly for cushions, light upholstery, curtains and other home decor projects. You can find them in the shop here.

Antique Linen by Lady McElroy

Cascade Yarns restocked!

We’ve restocked our beautiful range of Cascade 220 and Cascade 128 Superwash yarns and added new colours! Cascade 128 Superwash, pictured below, is a soft, plied, machine washable chunky yarn. A wonderfully all-purpose wool, 128 Superwash knits up at 3 1/2 stitches to the inch so it is just right for quick blankets, cosy jumpers, baby gifts and more. Cascade 220, pictured, is a great basic aran-weight yarn. Well-loved for its practicality, durability and traditional woolen beauty, this plied yarn is made from Peruvian Highland wool and is a wonderful choice for almost any project. Great for felting too! Find all of our Cascade yarns here.

Cascade Yarns

Zadie and Cleo by Tilly and the Buttons

We have the two newest patterns from Tilly and the Buttons in stock and we are in love! The Zadie Dress, designed for medium-weight knit fabrics like our interlock solids and stripes, has striking diagonal seams, concealing lovely (and practical!) in-seam pockets. The fitted bodice has a flattering empire waistline that flares out into a feminine, knee-length semi-pleated skirt. Great for beginners and bang on-trend, the Cleo Pinafore and Dungaree Dress is simple to sew, with no fiddly zips and minimal fitting required! Cleo looks great in our range of cotton denim fabrics. Find all of the Tilly and the Buttons patterns here.

Zadie and Cleo by Tilly and the Buttons

February classes with Jenny Haynes!

This month, Jenny Haynes of Papper, Sax, Sten will be teaching three classes, each designed to help you up your patchwork game whilst creating beautiful quilts. Her weekend in the shop kicks off on Friday, 24 February, with Introduction to Foundation Paper Piecing, an evening workshop that will teach you how to create precise shapes by sewing your fabric onto a printed paper template which is removed when your block is completed. On Saturday, learn how to cut, shape and machine-sew curves with bias tape while making a start on Jenny’s Slalom Quilt (pictured). On Sunday, we’ll learn to machine-piece beautiful curves by making a Clamshell Quilt! You can browse all of Jenny’s upcoming classes here and contact us if you’d like to book two or more of her classes at 10% off.

Slalom Quilt by Jenny Haynes

Janome February offers are now live!

Five of the most popular Janome sewing machine models are available at great discounts – you can save up to £300 and some models come with free Quilting Accessory Kits! Shop all of our Janome Sewing Machines here and read all about the offers here.

Janome TXL607 Sewing Machine

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Janome February offers! Save on your new Janome sewing machine!

We have some fantastic offers for you on Janome sewing machines! These offers are good until the end of February.

Janome 2200XT Sewing Machine – Sale price £129 – Save £20!

With 22 built-in stitch options plus an automatic 4-step buttonhole this model offers great versatility. It is simple to use with only two dials needed to operate it.

This is a great all round machine with a good selection of popular stitches and features. It is a really easy to use two dial model, one for stitch selection and the other for adjusting stitch length. It just couldn’t be simpler. The automatic 1-step buttonhole produces perfect buttonholes in one easy step and there’s plenty of accessory storage and a soft cover for protection.

Janome 2200XT Sewing Machine

Janome 525S Sewing Machine – Sale price £289 – Save £40!
This machine is available to test drive in our West Hampstead shop!

A really popular model which won a major consumer magazine award for “Best Buy”. It has a well balanced range of stitches & features and is perfect for beginners and those who are more experienced. It handles all types of fabric well and offers affordable power and precision.

The jam proof drop in bobbin system ensures smooth trouble-free stitching. This model has an ideal range of stitches and features to cope with general sewing tasks. Stitch selection is by dial, just choose the letter which matches the stitch and start sewing. It’s that easy. The automatic 1-step buttonhole produces perfect buttonholes in one easy step whilst the automatic needle threader takes the strain out of threading the needle. There’s plenty of accessory storage and a hard cover for protection.

Janome 525S Sewing Machine

Janome TXL607 Sewing Machine - Sale price £499 – Save £100 and get a free Quilting Accessory Kit!
Two similar models, the DXL603 and the XL601, are available to test drive in our West Hampstead shop!

Top of Janome’s XL series the TXL607 is the complete package! With over 400 stitch options including alphabets and numbers it offers great versatility.

It’s a touch heavier than other models in this series but it really does offer a tremendous range of stitch options and features. The memory facility allows for the combination of letters, numbers and even stitches to make creativity so much easier. Fully computerised, it has a maximum speed controller which allows for precision sewing whilst the auto needle threader and the auto 1-step buttonhole make sewing with the TXL607 so simple. There a needle up/down facility – great for pivoting on corners and an auto-lock stitch for a perfect end to stitching. It also has a start/stop button which means the machine can be used without the foot control. And if that is not all it has an automatic thread cutter to trim threads at the end of sewing. There’s plenty of accessory storage and a hard cover for protection.

Janome TXL607 Sewing Machine

Janome Atelier 3 Sewing Machine – Sale price £699 – Save £100 and get a free Quilting Accessory Kit!
A similar model, the Atelier 5, is available to test drive in our West Hampstead shop!

One of Janome’s newest range of computerised sewing machines which has been designed to for all types of sewing with easy to use features.

With a total arm length of 310mm (over 12”) and 210mm (8.3”) arm space right of the needle, this machine is ideal bigger projects and yet is equally suited to precision sewing, offering 71 needle positions. There are 120 built in stitches, including seven styles of one-step buttonhole and block alphabets, numbers and symbols to broaden your creativity. Make stitching even more of a joy with the simple top loading bobbin, automatic thread tension and one-hand needle threader. The needle up/down means you can change the needle position at the touch of a button and the auto lock stitch will secure your sewing and the thread cutter finishes the process with ease. If you don’t want to use the foot pedal, the start/stop button will come in handy, and you can easily control the maximum speed.

Janome Atelier 3 Sewing Machine

Janome Horizon 8900QCP Special Edition Sewing Machine - Sale price £1699 – Save £300!

The sheer length of the arm space is impressive at 280mm (11″). This machine is deal for large quilts, bridal dresses and those bigger craft and home furnishing projects.

It’s big and it’s powerful, reaching speeds of up to 1,000 stitches per minute. Nevertheless even at those speeds stitch quality is a priority. With a built-in AcuFeed system for precise fabric handling and an easy change needle plate to enhance straight stitch performance; rest assured this machine offers spectacular stitch quality. And with a 9mm stitch width to enhance creativity this is an unbeatable long arm machine.


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A Year of Wreaths: February Valentine’s Heart Wreath by Laura Howard

It’s time for the February wreath in our Year of Wreaths series with Laura Howard! Read on for her Valentine’s Heart Wreath tutorial and pick up a kit here. Take it away, Laura!

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard

My monthly wreath project continues with a heart-themed wreath to celebrate Valentine’s Day, and to spread a little love and happiness!

This month’s wreath features embroidered felt hearts, pretty ricrac and some gorgeous purple yarn. All the supplies you’ll need are available from the Village Haberdashery shop – follow the links below for individual items or click here for the February wreath kit.

You will need:
*The template sheet provided (click here to download and print the PDF)
*A 30cm polystyrene ring wreath base
*Wool blend felt in Red, Wisteria, Cotton Candy and Fuchsia
*2 balls of Rico Essentials Soft Merino Aran in Berry
*80cm purple ric rac
*1 skein of white embroidery thread
*Red sewing thread
*Sewing scissors
*Embroidery scissors
*Pinking shears
*Sewing needles and pins
*A large, sharp needle
*A glue gun and glue
*A heat-proof mat for the glue gun
*Newspaper to protect your workspace from any glue drips
*Optional: an air-erasable fabric marker

To make the wreath:

1. Decorate the wreath base with Rico Essentials Soft Merino Aran in Berry.

Secure the yarn with a knot at what will become the back of your wreath. Begin wrapping the yarn around the wreath base, passing the ball of yarn through the hole in the centre of the wreath as you wrap the yarn around the outside. Hide the loose yarn end under the yarn as you wrap, and make sure that you’re not leaving any gaps where the white wreath base shows through. Continue wrapping, gradually covering the whole of the wreath base, and switch to a second ball as needed. Wrapping the wreath takes a while, so I highly recommend wrapping your wreath while watching a film or some episodes of your favourite TV show.

Once the whole wreath base has been covered with yarn, tie a knot securely at the back and carefully trim the loose end so it won’t be visible when the wreath is hung up.

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard
2. Use the templates provided to cut out the following felt pieces: 2 x Heart A in red, 1 x Heart A in wisteria, 1 x Heart B in red, and 2 x Heart B in wisteria.

Tip: embroidery scissors are perfect for cutting out small felt shapes!

3. Place one of the smaller hearts in the centre of a contrasting larger heart. Cut a length of white embroidery thread and separate half the strands (so, just use 3 of the 6 strands). Hold the heart in position or secure it with a few tacking stitches of sewing thread.

Use the embroidery thread to backstitch around the inside of the smaller heart, sewing through both layers of felt. Then use more half strands of thread to sew a pattern of single stitches around the edge of the heart, varying the size of your stitches to fill the available space.

Tip: smaller backstitches will help you sew a smoother curve. If you’re having difficulty sewing neatly freehand, use an air-erasable fabric marker to draw your stitching line(s).

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard
Remove any tacking threads (if you’ve used them) then repeat this step to decorate the other two pairs of hearts.

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard
4. Use the templates provided to cut out one each of the following pieces: Heart A in red, Heart B in wisteria, Heart C in fuchsia, Heart D in cotton candy and Heart E in red. Arrange the heart shapes as shown.

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard
5. Hold all the layers together, or secure them with a few small tacking stitches of sewing thread in the centre. Use half strands of white embroidery thread to backstitch around the inside of the central heart, sewing through all the layers of felt. Remove the tacking stitches if you’ve used them.

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard
6. Decorate the rest of the layers with more white embroidery thread – alternating between backstitch and single radiating stitches, as shown.

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard
7. Use the Heart E template to cut a backing piece of red felt for the embroidered heart. Cut a 50cm length of the yarn you used to wrap the wreath. Thread a large, sharp needle with one end of yarn and tie a large knot in the other end. Then sew up the centre of the felt heart, as shown.

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard
8. Place the decorated large heart and the plain backing heart together, so the knot of the yarn is hidden between the layers. Hold or pin them together and join the edges with red sewing thread. I used blanket stitch for this because it creates a lovely neat edge, but you could use whip stitch if you prefer. Make sure the yarn end sticks straight up from the top of the heart as you sew around it, and finish your stitching neatly at the back.

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard
9. Use the Felt Strip template to cut out 4 pieces of cotton candy felt. Also use the template as a guide to cut 4 pieces of purple ricrac and 4 wider pieces of fuchsia felt. Layer the pieces, as shown.

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard
10. Use half strands of white embroidery thread to backstitch a straight line down the centre, sewing through all the layers. Repeat for all the ricrac and felt pieces, creating four decorated strips.

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard
11. Trim the fuchsia felt with pinking shears to create a decorative zigzag edging. If you don’t have any pinking shears, just trim the felt with ordinary sewing scissors to create a narrow border.

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard
12. Hang the large embroidered heart from the top of the wreath. Adjust the height of the heart until you’re happy with it and wait for the yarn to stop spinning so you can make sure the heart will hang straight. Once you’re happy with the position of the heart, knot the yarn securely and trim the excess yarn.

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard
13. Position the felt pieces around the top of the wreath, as shown, pinning each shape in place. This is also a good time to add a length of yarn for hanging the wreath, if needed (i.e. if you’re not planning to hang the wreath directly on a hook or nail).

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard

14. Turn the wreath over and use a glue gun to secure the ends of the decorated strips to the back of the wreath. Work on one strip of felt at a time, removing one pin and folding the end of the strip back slightly. Carefully add a dab or two of hot glue to the wreath base then very carefully press the felt down into position. Then remove the pin from the other end of the strip and glue that in place. Repeat until you’ve removed all the pins and all four strips have been glued in position.

IMPORTANT: take care when working with the glue gun as the glue gets very hot! Always place it on a heat-proof mat when not in use, and use newspaper or other scrap paper to protect your workspace. Work slowly, squeezing the gun with care to control the amount of glue you’re using and keeping your fingers out of the way of the hot glue.
Tip: you may find it helpful to test glue a couple of scrap pieces of felt before you start, so you can see how much glue you need to use to hold each piece in place.

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard
15. Once the glue has dried, turn the wreath over and begin gluing the four hearts in place. One by one, remove a pin and turn the heart over. Add two or three dabs of glue to the back of the heart then carefully press it back in position on the wreath.

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard

Valentine's Heart Wreath Tutorial by Laura Howard

To see all of the tutorials in our A Year of Wreaths series, click here.

Valentine's Heart Wreath tutorial by Laura Howard

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