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How to make a Beach Hut Inspired sewing kit

How to make a Beach Hut Inspired sewing kit-ironically no sewing required! This is the last of the Beach Hut Style makes for July 2018; it’s the easiest and the quickest and uses up all those little leftovers… You will need : remnants of trims left over from the-S box July 2018 a traditional Kilner… read more

How to : make a Beach Hut inspired appliqué tea towel (or two)

I was lucky enough to spend most of my childhood Summer holidays in Bournemouth. Almost every day, come rain or shine, off we all went to the Beach, where my Grandparents had a Beach Hut.   Collating this month’s craft subscription box, ‘Beach Hut’ the-S box July 2018, has brought back some lovely memories of those… read more

How to: make a drawstring denim backpack with a water-resistant lining

It’s not a secret how much this girl  loves swimming! Rumour has it that I’m a secret mermaid (I wish!) It all started early at Bournemouth beach (but these days you’re more likely to find me at Pells Pool in Lewes).   the-s box July 2018 -it’s all about the iconic Beach Hut; a brilliant… read more

Beach Hut bunting apron

How to: make a Beach Hut bunting apron

  ooo a Beach Hut bunting apron? If you know anything about us Stitcheryettes then you’ll be aware that we love, love LOVE our denim aprons! We also love making inspirational and creative ‘stuff’ with the contents of the-S box. We also LOVE bunting-it’s one of our favourite things to stitch… the-s box July 2018 is all… read more

How to : make double-sided, mini vintage, floral bunting

Wow! we made this gorgeous, super-cute, double-sided, mini vintage, floral bunting from the three fabrics included in the-S box June 2018 “Vintage Handmade” and another from the Fabric Special “Natural Rustics” which complimented the-S box April 2018 I have been promising that this summer I will sew, sew, SEW and yes! I’ve got my sewing-mojo back; HURRAY!… read more

How to : make a Vintage Style Rose Cross Stitch Band

How super nostalgic is this Vintage Style Rose Cross Stitch band? It’s the perfect trim to easily and simply cross stitch to complete all kinds of projects. We think this would look stunning as the edge of pockets, cuffs, necklines and waistbands. Or you could simply hem it and back with felt for a stunning… read more

Learn to Knit

Learn To Knit

Saturday 12th May is Yarn Shop Day. Come and Learn-to-Knit with Victoria at Riverside’s POP up space. It’s just £5.00 and you get to take away the-Stitchery Learn to Knit starter kit (worth £6.95) Book now in store or just drop by between 9.30am and 1pm and Victoria will show you how to cast on… read more

Riverside Lewes

Fancy working at the-stitchery?

We’re hiring the-stitchery, the knitting basket and Riverside Art & Framing are looking for two more team members to start work ASAP If you LOVE crafting (it is essential that you are able to KNIT and/or SEW), you might be just one of the people that we are looking for… The successful candidates will have… read more

Fryetts Fabrics

We are now stocking a gorgeous little capsule collection from Fryetts Fabrics comprising two oilcloths and six printed canvases. Based in Manchester, Fryetts is a long established supplier of decorative curtain, blind and upholstery fabrics with it’s own in-house design studio, so these gorgeous cotton canvas fabrics are UK designed and printed.   They are top quality… read more

Waouh Wool

WAOUH ! arm knitting wool

WOW! that’s how Waouh Wool is pronounced! This fabulously soft and extraordinarily thick Merino arm-knitting wool from Bergere de France is now on sale at the-stitchery And if you don’t want to knit on your arms, you can crochet with your fingers, or we also have giant 25mm and 30mm needles to knit it up with It… read more

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