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Plant ladies, this round-up is for you!

Plant lady fabric, crafts, stationery and more at The Village HaberdasheryNote: The content of this post is similar to what we shared in today’s newsletter. If you want updates delivered to your inbox each week, pop your email in the box on the right or sign up here! Shop our new plant lady section! We’re loving the botanical trend – all of those gorgeous tropical plants, […]
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Spotlight on: Marking tools

We have a number of great fabric marking tools in stock, but which one to choose?! Here is a quick round-up to help you decide. Good old fashioned Tailor’s Chalk This is a hard chalk that is perfect for making crisp lines on fabric. It is most popular with tailors and dressmakers as it gives […]
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Festive Friends Advent Calendar Tutorial

We are bonkers in love with the Festive Friends collection by Aless Baylis for Dashwood Studio. And the advent calendar print is so darling! Kym whipped one up with lots of little embellishments and shows you how to make your own for someone you love, with plenty of time before 1 December rolls around. Take […]
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Tutorial! Cross stitch notebook

We have these little blank books. Some are totally blank and some have grid paper. They are so useful (you should always have something handy to scribble notes on, write lists on, or just to hand your kid to draw on) and they are also basically a blank canvas (on a blank canvas…) So my head […]
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Free embroidery pattern from Pen to Thread by Sarah Watson!

We are thrilled that Sarah Watson is here on The Daily Stitch to share a tutorial for a pattern from her new book, Pen to Thread! This book just arrived in the shop and it’s gorgeous! Featuring more than 750 whimsical, imaginative motifs hand drawn by Sarah, it’s sheer delight for anyone who wields a needle. Take it away, […]
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Modern cross stitch inspiration!

I am so in love with modern cross stitch. I’m talking about giant cross stitch. Wall art cross stitch. Cross stitch on furniture. Cross stitch on dishes. Cross stitch bombing in public places! I have seen so many rad ideas lately that I decided to create a pinboard and I wanted to share it with […]
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Cross stitch with Loominous!

I loved the idea of using the Illuminated Graph design from Anna Maria Horner‘s new Loominous collection for cross stitch and I finally decided to give it a go! I’ve done cross stitch one other time in a class with Sophie Simpson from What Delilah Did and I loved it, so it only took a […]
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New Mexican-themed needlepoint kits from Emily Peacock now in stock

Queen of contemporary needlepoint, Emily Peacock, has just released two stunning new designs with a beautiful Mexican theme! Please remember we only sell Emily’s kits online, not in our West Hampstead shop. Mexican Tree of Life: Bring the warmth, vibrance and beauty of Mexican folk art into your home. Whether you want to turn this […]
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Rachel’s cross stitch fabric covered button tutorial

There is little I like more than a modern spin on traditional craft, so it’s a thrill to have contemporary cross stitch designer Rachel Walker of The Brodrick Design Studio on The Daily Stitch today! Rachel has designed some fabulous cross stitch patterns for covered buttons and created a tutorial to show you how to make […]
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