Entries by Rachel

Is it really May?

So after April bringing all the showers, We are hoping that May will bring the sun and some warmth. Market is this weekend SUNDAY 5TH MAY  and we are open 11-3pm It’s difficult to plan what to make with all our lovely new summer weight fabrics when the weather is still so chilly. Needlecord is […]

March madness

Finally, as we leap into March (happy birthday to all you leaplings!), the mornings are starting to get a little lighter and the evenings are getting a little longer. Spring is just around the corner… and then it snows! Yes, today in Somerset we have had a lovely sprinkling of snow. Hmm… what to wear, […]

Its Christmas!

Its Christmas time! So it’s December, and maybe you have some snow, already? Are the decorations up? It’s super cold here in Somerset and the lights are twinkling on the trees above the shops on the hill. It’s all looking very Christmassy. Our Christmas windows are full of festive treats. We have Christmas Pyjamas using […]

Autumn Vibes, Sustainable fashion week and new workshops

So it’s the 1st September, it’s back to school for the kids and we start thinking about Autumn and Christmas at the shop. Warm fabrics, autumn tones and Halloween just around the corner. So of course the sun comes out! It looks as though we are in for some late sunshine this week, woohoo! These […]

Our monthly Pattern Review

Hello and welcome to our monthly review blog post! Each month we will be trying patterns from different independent pattern companies and working with different fabrics we stock here in the shop. We will make them up on our work bench, so you can see the finished garment sample. We have found having the samples […]

Festival Season is here!

Hi Hello to you all, Welcome to sunny June! What fabulous weather we have been having. Let’s hope it lasts for the Summer. We are getting in to festival season, which for us at the shop means Glastonbury is nearly here! It’s Just  a few miles down the road for us and we love all […]

The April review

Hello and welcome to our monthly review blog post! Sorry this one is a bit late, got distracted with all the bank holidays, still  not sure what day it is! Each month we will be trying patterns from different independent pattern companies and working with different fabrics we stock here in the shop. We will […]

Summer workshops at Millie Moon

Hi Hello to you all, So it’s been a bit of a damp spring so far, so we have decided to look forward to all the bank holidays and hopefully some sunshine in May. However you are spending the extra holidays, we hope you have some fun! Sorry to all those of you that have […]