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Easter Opening Times

Please note below our Easter break opening times. Friday 30th March (Good Friday): 10am -5.30pm Saturday 31st March: 12pm-4.30pm Sunday 1st April: CLOSED Monday 2nd April: CLOSED Tuesday 3rd April: 10am-5.30pm Wednesday 4th April: 10am-5.30pm Thursday 5th April-Monday 9th April: CLOSED (exception for Classes) Tuesday 10th April: Expansion Opening 10am-7.30pm Normal Opening Hours follow expansionRead more ⟶

Neural Knitworks 2018

We are supporting Neural Knitworks, an International Collaboration between Sydney and Cambridge Universities by acting as a donation station, making neurons and potentially linking up experienced knitters/crocheters to volunteer as tutors for Cambridge’s Science Festival. Find out more about Neural Knitworks below: “Neural Knitworks is a collaborative project about mind and brain health. Whether you’re aRead more ⟶

We’re all in it together…

I’ve been part of the creative community my entire life. My creative childhood wasn’t a hallmark moment or a pinterest pic, it was for most of my family a way of life. This way of life meant that we could live. My wonderful Mum made our clothes on the kitchen table, Nan an incredibly talentedRead more ⟶

Christmas and New Year Openings

Tuesday 12th December: 10:00-17:30 Wednesday 13th December: 10:00-17:30 Thursday 14th December: 10:00-17:30 Friday 15th December: 10:00-17:30 Last Knit and Natter of 2017 11:00-14:00 Saturday 16th December: 12:00-16:30 Monday 18th December: Shop not open, last Sewing Club of 2017 19:00-21:00 Tuesday 19th December: 10:00-17:30 Kid’s Crafty Christmas Drop In, Create a Last Minute Christmas Stocking Workshop Wednesday 20th December:Read more ⟶

Now Stocking Presencia Algodon 100% Egyptian Cotton Threads

We are pleased to offer our latest stock, Presencia Algodon 100% Egyptian Cotton 3-ply threads in 40, 50 and 60 weight.

Presencia is a family-run Spanish thread producer which was founded in 1949 by the brothers Pérez Presencia. What sets Presencia cotton threads apart from other manufacturers is the use of certified Egyptian cotton and the processes they use to spin, dye and treat the thread.

New Look Autumn Pattern Sale

Grab a bargain while the New Look pattern sale is on! 50% off of all patterns making all patterns from the current New Look catalogue just £3.48   We love New Look patterns for their ease of use and their wardrobe building potential. Many of the patterns available from New Look not only have multipleRead more ⟶

The Future of Denim?

We like to keep up to date with what’s new in the world of textiles, and one fabric that seems to be reinventing itself is Denim.  This cotton fabric long been known for it’s hard-wearing properties and has it’s roots in France for the fabric, Italy for the traditional indigo colour (Jeans being an anglificationRead more ⟶