New at The Village Haberdashery: Around the Block by Skinny laMinx, new patterns from Merchant & Mills and more!

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Around the Block by Skinny laMinx

Around the Block by Skinny laMinx (aka Heather Moore) for Cloud9 Fabrics is a flower-filled walk around some of Heather’s favourite block prints, made in her studio after a trip to India where she learned about traditional Indian woodblock printing!

Around the Block by Skinny laMinx for Cloud9

If you like Heather’s style, you’re in for a treat! We have a stack of organic quilting cottons are just right for quilts, cushions, curtains and more. Plus, we have one organic cotton canvas print for projects like bags and light upholstery.

Around the Block Canvas by Skinny laMinx for Cloud9

You can find Around the block in the shop here and find the coordinating Kona Cotton Solids here.

New sewing patterns by Merchant & Mills

We’ve taken stock of some wonderful new patterns from our favourite Rye-based pattern company, Merchant & Mills! For the women, there is The Rugby Dress, a feminine semi-fitted take on the traditional rugby shirt.

The Rugby Dress by Merchant & Mills

For girls, we’ve added The Trapezette, a charmingly simple interpretation of the women’s Trapeze Dress with a huge amount of swish factor.

The Trapezette by Merchant & Mills

And for men, we’ve added The Tee Shirt, a woven take on the classic, and The All State, a short sleeve boxy shirt inspired by the American style of the fifties.

The Tee Shirt by Merchant & Mills

The All State by Merchant & Mills

You can find all of our Merchant & Mills patterns here. Compliment Postcard Book

The compliment postcard book lets you tell people how great they are in the most visually pleasing way possible. Compliment Postcard Book

And yeah, you can totally frame these and hang them all around your house. After all, you can only compliment others as much as you compliment yourself! Compliment Postcard Book

This fun book contains 12 postcards, that’s two each of six designs. Find them in the shop here.

Joie de Vivre Knits by Bari J

The missing cotton/spandex jersey knit from our selection of Joie de Vivre by Bari J has finally arrived and it is a stunner! The striking peony print in gorgeous pink and green will look amazing in in garments like the Colette Moneta Dress, the Cashmerette Appleton Wrap Dress and the Tilly and the Buttons Agnes Top, Find it in the shop here.

Joie de Vivre by Bari J for Art Gallery Fabrics

Purple Olfa rotary cutters

We have a limited stock of new purple Olfa rotary cutters! Want to add some fun to your sewing tool kit? Find them in the shop here.

Olfa Purple Rotary Cutters

Learn to knit this autumn!

Our monthly Learn to Knit class starts up again in September! Super talented pattern designer and experienced knitting instructor Renée Callahan of East London Knits will be leading the knitting classes this autumn at our West Hampstead shop. Do you want this to be the year you learn to kit, or do you just need a refresher on the basics? This class is for you! In this class, Renée will start from the very beginning and cover everything you need to know to get started knitting: knit stitch, purl stitch, casting on and off. The next class is Wednesday, 21 September, 6:30pm – 9:30pm and you can sign up here.

Yarn and Needles


Save 20% on our fabulous Sevenberry novelties! Tigers and flamingos and pandas in fun, bright colours are just right for quirky dresses, zip pouches, kid’s quilts and more! Use code SEVEN20 to save. Offer ends 30 August.

Sevenberry Novelties

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