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Learn to sew with knits – three new classes added!

The new organic Elk Grove Knits collection from Birch Fabrics is coming soon and we’ve lined up a fabulous new sewing teacher to help us all get over the fear of sewing with knit fabric! Zoe Edwards of the blog So Zo…What do you know? is known as ‘The Queen of Knits’ by her peers in […]
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Gertie’s Nani Iro sundress

Today we’ve got a guest post by Gertie Pye from Quilting for England! She’s made a gorgeous Figgy’s Zephyr sundress with Nani Iro double gauze that any little girl would love. Read on to find out how she customised the pattern to make the dress her own! Fed up of the recent winter weather? Then […]
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Laura’s Banyan Tee pattern review

We have a cute new little boy’s project featured on our homepage courtesy of Laura from Craftstorming! Read on to hear her review of the Figgy’s Banyan Tee pattern and her tips for making this hip little t-shirt. Thanks Laura! Hello! I’m Laura and I blog over at Craftstorming, mostly about sewing and baking. I […]
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Figgy’s Patterns voucher code

In case you missed it in our newsletter, this week we’re offering 15% off Figgy’s patterns with code FIGGYS15. If you have a stylish little one to sew for, you’ll love these patterns! Figgy’s patterns typically run from size 18 months to 8/9 years. Remember to click My Cart before you check out to apply […]
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Stock update – collections and products you might have missed!

I know that even my most loyal customers don’t always have time to read the newsletter and you might not be aware of all of the gorgeous new products we’ve got on our shelves! Like did you know we now stock Aurifil? Well, we do! In the future, I’ll try to get better at sharing […]
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10% off kid patterns for Kids Clothes Week Challenge!

I’m a big fan of Kids Clothes Week Challenge and participated last time just for fun. I’m a bit too busy to commit this time, but I’m enjoying see all of the adorable creations out there! And in the spirit of things I’m hoping to get something finished up for Mads by this weekend. In […]
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Patterns to pair with Loulouthi velveteens

I’m so excited to have Loulouthi velveteens in the shop that I wanted to do a post to show you some of the patterns that would work brilliantly with this gorgeous substrate. First, the Sewaholic Minoru jacket. I checked in with Tasia, who said that velveteen would be an excellent choice for this coat and […]
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