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How to: make a fruity piped pincushion

How to : make a (juicy) piped pincushion

Here’s a cute little project to use up some scraps of fabric, felt and bias binding. It will also help with learning new skills to insert piping and top stitching.     You will need: scraps of fabric ( we used poly cotton poplin) scraps of felt to decorate bias binding and piping cord for piping or ready… read more

Top Team Makes

You know it’s nearly Christmas when the-stitcheryettes start making their tree decs ! Lesley, (who has been with us for over a year and has only just agreed to  having her photo  taken and profile uploaded…) brought in these super-cute, hand-stitched rustic, felt hearts   ….and a week later these gorgeous extras arrived how gorgeous… read more

Crafting is good for your health…Official

SEVEN health based reasons to get your craft on. Not only can crafting be fun, but it is scientifically proven to be good for an array of health problems and illnesses. To name a few crafting can help with: Arthritis, Anxiety, Depression, and even High Blood Pressure. Crafting can help reduce your chances of developing… read more

New Stock- sew exciting

Every day this week, we’ve had new stock delivered today it was even more fabric – YAY! So, firstly, very usefully but also attractive: four winter mid tone/pastels all priced at £7.95/m, we have ranged these linen mixes in a gorgeous vintage green, a pretty pale pink, a deep coral and a luscious lake blue. We added… read more

SEW Saturday!

SEW SATURDAY! Yay! it’s THIS Saturday, 15th October 2016, it’s a national celebration of the independent fabric store. Never mind websites and Facebook, come upstairs in the Riverside, Lewes and see us IN-STORE We’re celebrating SEW Saturday in lots of different ways and theres something for everyone…   We open at 9.30am and there’s good… read more

Sew Saturday 15th October 2016

It’s Back! Sew Saturday at the-stitchery returns this month! After the success of last year, we will be taking part in this year’s Sew Saturday! Hooray we hear you say! And this year it’s going to be SUPER special! Clear your diary for Saturday 15th October and head down to the-stitchery, for a day of… read more

the-S box October 2016 Sparkle & Stitch contents

the-S box October Sparkle and Stitch

the-S box October 2016 the-S box for October is our official launch S box. We’re calling this October box ‘Sparkle and Stitch’ and our Red Christmas November box is called Nordic Noel     Think accessories and trimmings. This box is all about up-blinging and reviving a garment or object – think parties and gifts. the S-box… read more

Meet the-S box !

Here it is! may we proudly introduce the newest addition to our range: the-S box here’s the latest s-boxes : January 2017 and December 2016         what is the-s box then? it’s a monthly subscription box from the-stitchery so what does the-S stand for then? the-stitchery? subscription? stuff? super, scrumptious, select, sensational,… read more

Parasols InPrint Cotton Fabric

Fabulous NEW fabric delivery from Imprint

Fabulous fabric Here at the-stitchery, we love selecting new products and at the moment, new product is arriving almost daily All these super new fabrics are available online as well as in our gorgeous Riverside Shop and online All priced at £14.50 per metre, all 100% cotton, all 112cms wide Soft tea-rose pink – retro leaf print in… read more

Secret Box

NEW product launch 1st October

So, it’s still a secret till Saturday 1st October and No it’s not pizza! Watch this space for exciting details of our super new product launch; we hope you’re gonna like it as much as we do…  … read more

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