The Daily Stitch


Amy’s Simple Hanging Tea Towel Tutorial

In the early weeks after our shop opened, Amy from Amy’s Crafty Shenanigans gave me a tea towel to cuten-up (not a word?) our bathroom. I’ve been pestering her to do a tutorial ever since, and now she’s finally done one! I love this. It’s a great way to add some charm and a personal […]
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Tutorial: Spring tea towels

A stack of pretty ric rac spools caught my eye in the shop and I decided to use them in a springtime update on this tea towel tutorial! Whip up a set of these pretty tea towels as a hostess gift or to brighten up your own kitchen. In Easter egg-inspired pastels, sweet ric rac […]
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New Christmas applique designs from Kip & Fig – and a giveaway!

Our favourite contemporary applique designer, Julie Fagan of Kip & Fig, has created three new seasonal applique designs for our next Modern Machine Applique class! In this class you’ll sew a lovely appliqued linen tea towel under Julie’s expert guidance. The result is a festive and functional decoration for your kitchen or a perfect Christmas […]
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Tutorial: Modern appliqué tea towels

We’re smitten with Kip & Fig’s modern appliqué patterns! We’re now stocking these playful, contemporary designs and invited Kip & Fig’s Julie Fagan to show us how to create a tea towel using our fabulous Essex yarn-dyed linen blend. Read on for the tutorial and stay tuned for our soon-to-be-announced course schedule sign up for a class in our […]
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Kitsch kitchen tea towel tutorial

With its retro coffee pots and vintage florals, Ruby Star Shining is just absolutely perfect for kitchens. I’ve been envisaging these prints as tea towels for ages and I finally sewed up a set as a wedding gift for my soon to be sister in law. You can see them now on our home page! […]
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