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Phew finished our cushions!

We had a very busy After School Club trying to finish off cushions to take home. The girls were really good, sewing lovely blanket stitch around their decorated felt cushions. An advanced sewer finished her appliqué cushion using the sewing machine, I think she was quite chuffed, especially with her skull and crossbones appliqué.

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John Lewis Mini Sewing Machine Pink

Children’s Sewing Machines for Christmas

I have heard from parents that a few of the children I know are having sewing machines for Christmas and I have been asked which ones I would recommend. Below are a few that I know of although not all are tried and tested. Children are quite capable of learning to sew on an adult…

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MALVERN AUTUMN 2016 learn to sew

THE MALVERN AUTUMN QUILT FESTIVAL 2016

Severn Exhibition Hall, Three Counties Showground, MALVERN WR13 6NW Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd OCTOBER 2016 www.facebook.com/grosvenor ❋ INSPIRED BY HOCKNEY by LINQS ❋ FANTASY by Val Thomas ❋ TEXTILES by Barbara Howell ❋ QUILTING IS A WAY OF LIFE by Kilbirnie Sew ‘n’ Sews ❋ BIRDS OF A FEATHER by Gail Lawther ❋ CHRISTINE PORTER: A…

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job oportunity in Bristol

Sewing Job Opportunity Bristol

Dear Mrs Gerrard, I found your contact on your super website.   We are just starting the recruitment process for two, new full-time (twin-needle industrial) machinists to join our team making hot-air balloons in Bedminster. I was just wondering whether you would have any students that might be suited to us and that would like…

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Animal pincushion

Stitch ‘n’ Chat comes to Thornbury

Did you ever wonder how to sew on that shirt button, take up those trousers, how you could find the time to make a skirt, get help on that sewing project? Now you have the answer, Stitch ‘n’ Chat! If you live in Bristol or South Gloucestershire you can come to Thornbury twice a month…

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