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New Fabric delivery : Business as Usual

The outside of our lovely, old listed building may be covered in scaffolding but it’s business as usual here at Riverside. The building is getting prettified and updated but upstairs here at the-stitchery we’re there already with the latest fabric picks from Free Spirit and Kaffe Fasset. All priced at £19.95 our new delivery of 100% cotton… read more

Make a Father’s Day Card drop-in Workshop

Saturday 17th June 2017 between 10am and 2pm Come and bring your little treasures to join TashTori’s Victoria Marchant for a drop in ‘Make and Take’ Workshop. Let the talented and creative Victoria guide them through a ton of ideas for making an original Father’s Day card that he will treasure forever. They will have… read more

Festival Workshop : Flowers and Feathers in your Hair

Work shop: Flowers in your Hair (or Anywhere) !

With the arrival of the amazing new POP UP space upstairs in Riverside TashTori’s talented and creative Victoria Marchant will be running a series of Festival Make and Take Work shops during Half Term on Wednesday 31st May 2017. Why not book online and join her?  Each work shop lasts one hour; these single, fun hours of creative making… read more

New ! POP UP space launched at Riverside

WOW! Goodness we are so so excited! look at this lovely POP UP space (3.5m x 1.75m) upstairs at Riverside   Guess what ? it’s available to hire… Do you want to use this friendly, light and open space to promote your business reach new customers try out business ideas market or test a new product gather your… read more

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

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