Keighley & Airedale Business Awards

We Won An Award!

The Stitch Society have had a fantastic few months but our most exciting news is that we won Small Business of the Year at the Keighley and Airedale Business Awards We are over the moon to have won and were also shortlisted for the New Business of the Year. The awards have been running for…

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Weekend of Making

This last month has been a quiet one at The Stitch Society with lots of planning around the school holidays for Easter. However, this weekend gets the making juices going again with first ever Festival of Making over in Blackburn. This first National Festival of Making takes place on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 May…

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Selvedge Fair in Bath

This weekend, we were lucky enough to be at the Selvedge Spring Fair in Bath. Held at The Assembly Rooms on Bennett Street, the setting was fabulous and the lovely sunshine made Bath even more beautiful. We met some fabulous people, both stall holders and customers. In particular Annabel Lewis of the ribbon emporium, VV…

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Textile Academy

The Stitch Society have always been involved in teaching and passing on skills to new learners and the next generation of textile enthusiasts – I  purposely haven’t used the word “maker” as I believe that it is more than “making” – for me the act of working with textiles and creating something unique and beautiful…

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