Monthly Archives: September 2010

Amazing & Inspiring Quilts and Crafts

We love it when we get to see what you have done with our fabrics, Fiona at patchworkdelights has taken an already gorgeous prints from premier prints (giraffes) and taken it to another level with her fabulous quilt – go girl!

Visit Fiona’s site for other great items.

Going Down to Ally Pally

Its that time of year when all thoughts turn to The Knitting and Stitching Show at Alexander Palace, starting on 7th October.  Sadly we will not be exhibiting this year, but we plan to be there in 2011 and will definatley be there as visitors to soak up the astmosphere and to see whats on trend and up and coming in our world.

Watch this space for special offers during the week and photos the week after.

Accessing Moda’s Bakeshop

We are proud to annouce that we have now added the official link to Moda’s bakeshop, full of ideas for fabric based craft, ALL FOR FREE, to our shop site.

To visit the Bake Shop follow this link:

Moda Bake Shop

Tell us which articles you enjoy and patterns inspire you.

Making contacting us easier

We have finally sorted out the business telephone line, and from 24th September you will be able to contact us via phone as well as email.  We are a small family run  business, managing family life around the business, so you may get the answerphone during normal office hours, but as soon as we can we will call you back, and we will be available from 7pm to 10pm 7 days a week.  Watch this space for phone number details!

Handmade and Gorgeous Fair – 27th November

We will be attending the handmade and gorgeous fair in Oxford on the 27th November – come along and see the fabrics for yourself!

Excert from the fair’s site:

This year we are organising a Handmade & Gorgeous Fair, which is taking place on the 27th November 2010, at the Oxford Town Hall.  

There will be many exhibitors showcasing their lovely hand made goods from Oxfordshire and surrounding regions.  We have a fabulous selection of jewellers, cake makers, hand-made gifts and accessories!  You will not leave the fair empty handed!….

Please come and visit the fair, and take a look for lovely handmade gifts for someone special, or just a treat for yourself! 


SAT 27th NOVEMBER 2010


11am- 4pm


The Very Purple Person is Amazing!

I have found the most amazing site for those of you looking for free patterns for clothing, accessories and home makes.

The Very Purple Person is incredibly talented and produces beautiful patterns and easy to understand step by step instructions. I have already made the reversable bag and will be making the wallet tonight.

A reversible bag!
Easy full skirt

The patterns are contemporary and fun and should not be missed!

Visit today and get inspired!

18% off all stock – blog special

We are struggling to move in our stock room at present, and are expecting another big order in the next few weeks – to make room for the new prints we are offering all our customers 15% off orders over £15, and for those of you loyal to the blog we would like to increase that to 18%  – offer ends on 18th September!

The offer applies to all fabrics, including sale fabrics, and is on top of any quantity discounts achieved by buying a yard or more of any one fabric – so get stashing!

Voucher code: SAVE1801

Offer closes on Monday at midnight.

Pom Pom Heaven

Have you seen the gorgeous range of pompoms from Riley Blake?

   From baby to mini and regular size pompoms, in truely fabulous colours!

We are definatley going to add them to our range, have a look at riley blake’s site and let us know what your favoriate colours are.