Judy Turner’s Scrappy Lattice Quilt

Posted 0n: November 18th, 2015 | Archive - Workshop Workshops
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Judy has kindly given us special permission to teach one of her all time favourite, classic quilts! Thanks Judy! Come join us and make a single bed quilt over two days using super simple techniques. One plain fabric and many great prints will make an attractive quilt. This class is ideal for using your favourite . . . Read More »

Elephant Pom-Pom Cushion

Posted 0n: October 30th, 2015 | Workshops

More then just your ordinary cushion, this class involves basic embroidery stitching and pom-pom making! Sundara Oasis by Dena Designs is the perfect template for you to trace around using gorgeous perle threads in complementary colours. Attach the pom-poms to each corner and there you have a project that will add some spice to your . . . Read More »


Posted 0n: October 30th, 2015 | Workshops

We are all about great ideas, so when a wonderful project is also practical we are falling over our feet. Introducing the Quillow… And yes you guessed it, it is both a quilt AND a pillow! Where couldn’t you use one of these little life savers? A guest room? A dorm room? A TV room? . . . Read More »

Felt Me Up

Posted 0n: October 30th, 2015 | Workshops

Let’s be honest, we all love personalized stationary. It’s a guilty pleasure justified by its ability to motivate and organize you for the year ahead! Come and make your own felt note pad cover to protect your books or devices. You can create your own felt design with some funky top stitch decoration over the . . . Read More »

Jelly Belly Quilt

Posted 0n: October 30th, 2015 | News Workshops

This Zen Chic quilt is bold yet handsome! A sophisticated contemporary quilt that can be created from any of the Jelly Rolls we have on offer. This quilt is the perfect project for a confident beginner looking to wrap their hands around patchwork. Come and see our sample! Date: Tuesday 19th January 2016 Time: 9.30am . . . Read More »

Patchwork Party!

Posted 0n: August 28th, 2015 | Workshops

It’s reaching the end of the year and you all know what that means… Summer time celebrations! Sew we’re having a patchwork party! Come and learn three fabulous projects including Lynne Wilson’s Quilt in a Pillow and Baby Love Quilt as well as our very own 1. 2. 3. 4. ME Quilt. All of these . . . Read More »

All About Alabama Chanin

Posted 0n: August 28th, 2015 | Workshops

This workshop is dedicated to kick starting your very own hand-stitched Alabama Chanin Wardrobe. Samantha will guide you through several different blocks that focus on threads, stitches and knotting basics as well as seams, embellishments and applique’! The truth is that sometimes if you want a garment to really and truly fit and suit you, . . . Read More »

Make It!

Posted 0n: January 19th, 2015 | Workshops
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Would you like to learn the art of patchwork, or perhaps take your existing skills to a new level? Then, for one day, every second Friday of the month, take some time out to sew on a patchwork project – quilts, cushion covers, bags, whatever you like. The very talented Christine Fahey will be on . . . Read More »

Saturday Sewing Studio @ Stephs

Posted 0n: January 18th, 2015 | Workshops

Very beginner friendly lessons Want to learn how to sew clothing, a new bag or just how to put in a zipper better? It’s all possible in our Saturday Sewing Studio class. Simply decide on a project of your choice and we’ll help you learn how to cut, measure and stitch. Try some of our . . . Read More »

Let’s Try Crochet

Posted 0n: January 13th, 2015 | Workshops

Crochet is definitely an art that is being revived. While a stick with a hook at one end and a pile of yarn may not seem like it has much potential, the possibilities are actually endless when you give crochet a try. Bernie will show you how to start at the beginning and get all . . . Read More »

Crazy 4 Jelly Rolls

Posted 0n: January 10th, 2015 | Workshops

We’re crazy about Jelly Rolls and we love how fast and easy it is to make a quilt top. And the end results are amazing! Very little cutting required and its just straight sewing all the way. Grab yourself a jellyroll of your choice from our great selection, bring your sewing machine and just start . . . Read More »

English Paper Piecing Pincushion

Posted 0n: December 17th, 2014 | Workshops

Why paper piecing? Well, it is easy, fun and helps you create complex blocks with ease. Once you have a go, you’ll find that it’s one of the easiest techniques to create precise points, and perfect for small blocks with intricate angles. A great skill to add to your repertoire of sewing techniques. In this . . . Read More »

Talking About Pillows

Posted 0n: December 17th, 2014 | Archive - Workshop Workshops

Handmade patchwork cushions are brilliant. In this patchwork workshop, you select the cushion cover you want to piece. With two to choose from – Snap Crackle Colour Pop or Patch of Blue, your kit includes all your fabric and the pattern. In this class you will learn simple patchwork techniques. Ideal for a beginner to patchwork or anyone . . . Read More »

Rag Rug Revival

Posted 0n: April 9th, 2014 | Workshops

What is a rag rug you ask? Exactly that, but also anything you want it to be! Use a jellyroll, scraps from home or even old clothing. Samantha will teach you how to use basic crochet stiches to create something quick, easy, eco-friendly and totally practical! Once you get going you will have trouble stopping. . . . Read More »

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