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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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