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New in stock at The Village Haberdashery!

Note: 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! Hoooked Zpagetti Recycled T-Shirt Yarn We took stock of a huge delivery of the awesome Hoooked Zpagetti […]
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Christmas 2016 window display at our West Hampstead shop!

This window! It is so full of amazing, gorgeous things and I love it so much and am so proud! I hope you’ll come by our West Hampstead shop and see everything in person. First, the garments! These were sewn by Kym. On our lady we have a stunning party dress made by mashing up […]
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Five tips for sewing a Stanley Christmas Tree

Kym made an absolutely massive stuffed Christmas tree for our new shop window using the free Sewaholic Stanley Tree pattern. The version in our window, pictured below, is an adaptation of the larger size from the pattern, stretched to be as tall as possible while still fitting the pattern pieces on half the width of […]
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Sewing wish list: October

Welcome back to my sewing wish list! Somehow I skipped September so here we are in October. Here are a few things I’m dreaming of making! At the moment, I’m all about comfort. Secret pyjamas. And real ones! So here we go. The first thing on my list is basically anything with this sweater knit. […]
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Davie Dress from Sewaholic now in stock

The Davie dress sewing pattern is brand new from Sewaholic! This knit dress is as comfortable as a tee shirt, but way more stylish. You’ll look instantly pulled-together in this flattering princess-seamed knit dress! You’ll need knit fabrics with at least 25% stretch for the Davie. No closures make it easy to pull it on, and […]
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Granville Shirt and Oakridge Blouse from Sewaholic now in stock

Sewaholic have started the new year running with two new blouse patterns! I have to say I’m most excited for Granville, since I am more or less living in flannel shirts right now. Love that something as comfy as pyjamas is sort of in right now. If you’re with me, check out our lovely House of Wales […]
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The Belcarra Blouse by Sewaholic now in stock

These patterns have been hiding in the shop for two weeks in a box I thought was printer cartridges! The shame! But the bottom line is that the Belcarra Blouse by Sewaholic is now in stock. We all got a peek at this super-simple top with the launch of the Gabriola Skirt and I know […]
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The Gabriola Skirt by Sewaholic now in stock

We’ve been waiting and waiting for a new Sewaholic pattern and the Gabriola Skirt does not disappoint! Dramatic and elegant, the Gabriola Skirt is a flared maxi skirt that sits at the waist and falls to the floor. From Tasia: ‘Many maxi skirts are shaped like a tube, straight up and down with no curves, […]
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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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