Weekend of the Maker

We absolutely love a good Makers’ Fair and have been lucky enough to have been selected for the Crafty Fox Market at Roco Creative Coop in Sheffield on the 26th November and the Selvedge Makers’ Fair on the 3rd December at St Augustine’s Church Hall, Highgate, London N6 5BB. The Weekend of the Maker is a…

New Beginnings

This week as children get ready to go back to school and parents breathe a deep sigh of relief, the air is suddenly filled with the whiff of Autumn; the promise of cooler evenings, log fires and cosy chats but also of new beginnings.   The new term and the new school year always brings…

Lottie Children's Pinafore Aprons

Childs Play

What child doesn’t like to play? These aprons, just launched, called Lottie are a delight to wear, fun, funky and fabulous, and priced at £40, they are 100% cotton, 100% washable and 100% adorable. Made to fit 7-11 year olds, Lottie has all the usual Stitch Society features such as our large pocket, cross over straps and…

Lucky Winner!

At long last our winner is announced of the Yarndale competition to win an aprons and congratulations to Rosie from Hebden, North Yorkshire who won a Martha apron in lovely beige moleskin. If you would like another chance to win an apron, we will be at the East Riddlesden Hall Christmas Fayre on Saturday 5th…

Contemporary Stitching

The lovely Claire Ketterman from Skipton Embroiderers” Guild is running a basic introduction to decorative sewing at Cobbles and Clay in Haworth, starting on Thursday 15th October from 10am-12.30pm and the following Thursdays, 22nd October and 5th and 12th November. This short course will show you how to do 6 simple decorative stitches and how…