Monday, 15 December 2014

Flash Sale on our wider width cords - happening now

Hello All - we are having a flash sale on our wider width cords - reduced to £2.60 per fat quarter …lovely and soft …you can find them here

Sunday, 16 November 2014

Cloth Sack Offer

Our cloth stacks that we sell are one of the most popular items in our shop.. they are a great way to get a taste for a selection of fabrics without  blowing the bank ….we have made up some great little selections .. someone for everyone.. they also make great stocking fillers for crafty family or friends .. so we have decided to do an offer ..

Buy 4 cloth stacks and get the 5th free .. get one each for 4 friends and squirrel the 5th away for yourself.

1 - the cloth stacks must be purchased in one transaction together.
2 - Put 4 cloth stacks into your basket and at the checkout let us know which cloth stack you would like free. 
3 - The  5th free stack must be of a lower value than your other  four chosen ones..  

Mini Cloth Stack Mexican party Alert ..

Mini Cloth Stack Carolyn Gavin Petite fleur - organic

Mini Cloth Stack Colour Story.. Sicilian Blush...

Winners of giveaway

Winners of our GIVEAWAY … so sorry for the delay in getting back to you with the winners of our giveaway- but yes we have 2 winners

Winnner number one (Facebook sharer) chosen by the random number generator is number 1 - HOLE HOUSE 
Winner number two ( purchaser) chosen by the number generator is number 154 -JAN GOLDSTEIN.. congrats ladies and look forward to hearing from you regarding your Fat quarter choices … YIPPPPEEE..

Saturday, 8 November 2014

Cotton and steel giveaway

We are delighted to say that we have eventually had the arrival of the Cotton and Steel collection into the shop- we LOVE it .. full of variation but yet they all look  beautiful together. 

To celebrate anyone who makes a purchase between now and Wednesday the 12th of November will be entered into a draw for a bundle of 12 Fat quarters from the fabulous cotton and steel collection, the winner can pick their own 12 pieces from our collection. 

If you are on Facebook you can also enter a separate drawn .. the details can be found on our Facebook page here

Good luck to everyone 

Sunday, 19 October 2014

Free UK Postage

Hello all we are away for a few days .. so we awe offering free UK postage until the 23rd October .. happy shopping ….

Sunday, 28 September 2014

PAINT by Carrie Bloomston has arrived

Paint by Carrie Bloomston has arrived A  fun collection designed by Carrie Bloomston for Windham fabrics. The collection includes bold, playful novelties inspired by a painter's tools. Color wheels, paint swatches, paint brushes and other collaged images create an artful pastiche of sewing possibility.

Carrie Bloomston  PAINT weave in periwinkle border print

Perfect for Totes, skirts, aprons and whimsical creations 


Nordic Prints from sevenberry Japan

Sevenberry Japan has really up up trumps with these great cotton and linen mix fabrics - perfect for cushions, bags, and purses… Beautiful colours and they would great with their small collection of basic prints and ginghams 

IMG_7367 IMG_7366

Mini Cloth Stack Sevenberry Nordic fruits and prints

These great fabrics are available in the new section of our shop .. here-

Monday, 22 September 2014

12% discount code

We are offering 12% off all purchases until Saturday the 27th Sept with code 12%discountplease .. simply pop this into the box at the checkout

Thursday, 14 August 2014

End of Summer Sale



Ahhh the end is nearly  here for the Summer -  I will be so sad to see it go - the weather this year has being beautiful… we have added items to our sale section so pop over and see if there is anything that catches your eye … The sevenberry prints are already flying out the door   

     IMG_6143 IMG_5791 2

Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Garden By Ellen Luckett Baker has arrived

 I adore  this collection by Ellen Luckett Baker for Kokka, although it is not new on the fabric scene - it is new to us .. and we are in love with it ..THANK YOU Kokka for bringing us such beautiful textiles.

Don't forget that our discount code runs until Saturday the 19th - simply enter at the checkout 


Saturday, 12 July 2014

Discount code for Summer Crafting ….

Hello all - just wanted to let you know of a 12% Summer discount that I have just popped onto the shop - it is valid until Saturday the 19th July. The  discount code to enter at the checkout  is sassysummercrafting12.. 
happy shopping …

PS : - these have just landed in the shop - they are awesome …..

Thursday, 10 July 2014

WINNER of our September Blue giveaway

We have being absolutely over whelmed by the response to our September Blue giveaway - especially some of the amazing comments and top tips that we have had on our blog - we are so pleased and chuffed that you have taken the time to share with us your great tips - they are all so useful - THANK YOU …

So now to our winner .. the way I have chosen is - there are 98 comments on our blog and 181 comments on Facebook - so I have added them together and then chosen  from the random selector … 
together they combine to 279 comments and we will take the first comment on the blog as number 1 and the last comment on Facebook as 279….

And the Winner is Emma Jones 

Change your machine needle often and always match the right needle with the right fabric. Great giveaway!
Congratulations Emma and look forward to hearing to hearing from you regarding where to send your prize to ...

Thursday, 3 July 2014


Hold you breath ladies here it comes ….one of the prettiest, most beautiful collections this year - September Blue is a stunning new collection, designed by Susan Driscoll for the Uk based company Dashwood studios. Inspired by birds and butterflies in a soft baby pink and blue  palette. Perfect for summer shirts, quilting, cushions … (mmmmm… yes I can see this on my sofa) and lots of other unique  creations.  There are  8  fat quarters of the September Blue collection  and 2 complimentary flurry spots from Dashwood  up for grabs- wooozers

To enter the giveaway, 

-Leave a top sewing tip on our blog .. it can be something as simple as - the best way to thread a sewing needle or something much more exciting and challenging  ( saying that threading a sewing needle can be a challenge sometimes)…. I get a lot of new sewers asking for advice on  great first projects etc 

- you also get a second entry by liking my facebook page which you can pop over to here 

-This giveaway is open to everyone  worldwide...
-I will notify the winner via my blog page and my Facebook page.

- This giveaway closes on Thursday the 10th of JULY

GOOD LUCK TO EVERYONE and look forward to reading your TOP SEWING TIPS 

Tuesday, 24 June 2014

Sevenberry linen / cotton mix prints

These  fantastic seven berry print arrived with us last week - a heavier weight - 25% linen / 75% cotton mix - perfect for bag- making, purses, totes, curtains, and light upholstery….. 

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

Scrap heaps added

Hello all - we have added 3 different scrap heaps to the website - there are 12 pieces in each heap - totalling half a yard …. great for quilting, card making and  mini crafts… enjoy….

Saturday, 7 June 2014

RETRO ORCHARD by Dashwood Studios has arrived

The second collection designed by Wendy Kendall for Dashwood studios …Full of bold graph fruit motifs with fun pattern fills. The contemporary palette makes the collection perfect for use in both the modern kitchen and junior apparel……available here… 

image above courtesy of fudge and poppy 

Tuesday, 27 May 2014


We have just added some fabrics to our sale section - this sale will run until Friday the 6th of June .. We need lots more room for newbies coming in the next few weeks … we are at BUR.. STING  point 

You can find our sale section - here

Sunday, 18 May 2014

Focus on Essex yard dyed linen

Robert Kaufman's  Essex yarn dyed linens is one of those  ranges that just kind of sneaks around in the background .. no one really notices it until someone makes something so absolutely simple and fabulous with it .. and everyone  goes ……mmmm… where did you get that from .. how did you get that to look so beautiful .. what fabric is that .. I HAVE to have some …. 


Wedding Blazer 3

Pic of blazer taken from craft storming  

Image above taken from the Robert Kaufman website

Clutch bag with linen and Liberty

Image above then from the amazing veryberryhandmade
using Essex linen  in flax

All of the above yarn dyed linens are available in our shop