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How to : make a faux leather paper key fob

Here’s another quick ‘make from the-S box August 2018 Check Mate The box has a masculine colour palette of Ink, Sepia and Ash and includes products that might make gifts and projects that would work for the guys as well as the girls.   This appliquéd key fob is really simple and utilises both the… read more

How to : cover a frame with woven ribbons

This is a quick, cute ‘make’ that doesn’t include much actual sewing, but it is quite crafty and might challenge your pattern cutting skills! This paper maché 3D frame is included in the-S box August 2018 Check Mate. The box has a masculine colour palette and is focused on product that might make gifts and… read more

the-S box August 2018 Check Mate

How to : make a faux leather paper wallet

This is an unusual ‘make’ because it utilises an innovative new product that we have sourced for the-S box August 2018 Check Mate This wallet is made up from the faux leather paper that is included in the box as well as the checked fabric, the velcro and various trims. Here’s all the pieces that… read more

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

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