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Christmas is a Wrap at the Oakshott Open Day

September 5th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Community|

Oakshott Fabrics’ Open Days are not-to-be-missed events, so save the date for their upcoming one! Saturday 7th December 10am – 4pm Whether for Christmas gifts, fabrics to replenish your stash, or ‘because you’re worth it’ treats, their Open Days are a must. For one day only, their warehouse will be transformed into a Pop Up Shop brimming with alluring displays of their signature ‘shot’ cottons.

Book of the Month September 2019 : Nicki Trench Color Block Knits

September 1st, 2019|Categories: Blog, Community|

This month, our Book of the Month is coming specially from the publishers. This is why you can find the details here in the Blog and not in our usual Shop. This is the new book from Nicki Trench  - Colour Block Knits. It is bursting full of 35 beautiful projects with Nicki Trench's vibrant knitting patterns. We have it at a special price of £10 for the book and  you will get free P&P in the UK. 

Featured Products

Make something just a little bit different - Beautiful zigzag stitched bags and no shaping required! As our Product of the Month for September it comes with free shipping in the UK for the month of September
£57.00
20 x 2.5inch Strip Kaffe Fassett Camden Roll - exclusive to Lady Sew and Sew,
£22.50
Tudor Rose table runner EPP pattern from Nancy Adamek
This delightful pattern has been designed by Nancy Adamek of Lina Patchwork is created with the English Paper Piecing method of patchwork.
£14.00
A selection of little redwork themed decorations designed by Mandy Shaw to hang from nooks and crannies around the home.
£7.00

A Patchwork and Quilting Weekend in Hampshire, October 2019

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Date: 12 -13 October 2019
Location: Langstone Quays Resort, Hayling Island, Hampshire
Price: £375

Three great tutors to choose from. Same great sewing fun. Come along for two days of Patchwork and Quilting inspiration at this popular weekend retreat.

A Quilting Weekend in Hampshire, November 2019

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Date: 2 - 3 November 2019
Location: Langstone Quays Resort, Hayling Island, Hampshire
Price: £375

You will have the chance to spend one day with each tutor, working with miniature quilts and silhouette patterns.

A Patchwork and Quilting Weekend in Hampshire November 2019

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Date: 23 - 24 November 2019
Location: Langstone Quays Resort, Hayling Island, Hampshire
Price:£375

Two great tutors to choose from. Come along for two days of Patchwork and Quilting inspiration Blazing Star with Jennie Rayment Fun fabric fiddling this weekend as we demystify and simplify this simply stunning block - The Blazing Star (or Lone Star) – which can be used as a medallion centre for a larger quilt, or just on it’s own.

2019 European Patchwork & Textile Tour, Alsace , Sept 2019

Categories: Classifieds, Community, Events, Retreats|

Dates: 12 - 15 September 2019
Prices: £709*pp     Single Room Supplement £135
*tour price subject to changes in flight costs – we recommend booking as soon as possible.

Launched in 1993 to mark the 300th anniversary of Jacob Amman’s founding of the Amish community in the Alsace valley town of Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines, The European Patchwork Meeting is now the largest patchwork festival in the world, attracting more than 22,000 visitors.

Houston & the International Quilt Festival 2019

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Dates: 29 October 2019 - 5 November 2019
Prices: from £2,395 / single room supplement £595.


With its mix of international appeal and Southern charm, Houston is a vibrant, multi-cultural city boasting 20 museums and cultural institutions, a world class culinary scene and the International Space Centre - not to mention the largest annual quilt show in America..

Quilt Festival Noord Groningen 2020

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Dates: 11-14 June 2020
Prices: Booking opens in July – register for Early Bird Discount.


Marjan and Rob Ruitenberg launched the Quiltfestival Noord Groningen (North East tip of the Netherlands ) in 2010 out of their shared passion for quilting. Nine years on, it has grown into a biennial celebration of the art of quilting that draws visitors and exhibitors from across the world.

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