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The Big Move

November 29, 20125

We are welcoming all sorts of volunteer support to make our new premises a shared one. There will soon be opportunities to help stitch furnishings, paint walls, hang our community…

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Hedgerow by John Wright – A River Cottage Handbook

Hedgerow by John Wright – A River Cottage Handbook

November 28, 20120

Hedgerow – River Cottage Handbook No.7 by John Wright   How often do we sit in front of the TV watching chefs and survival specialists forage the harvest that abounds in…

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Knits Men Want

Knits Men Want

November 21, 20121

My name is Deb’s and I live in Wood Street ward. I have been knitting for so long I can’t remember when I started! I do remember knitting (or rather…

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A new programme for Global Entrepreneurship Week

A new programme for Global Entrepreneurship Week

November 12, 20120

Today heralds the start of Global Entrepreneurship Week, and we could think of no better time to launch our latest programme, the Significant Seams Social Entrepreneurship Programme for Young Unemployed People.…

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Husqvarna Viking 875Q review

November 8, 20120

Significant Seams supporter and volunteer Jennie Caminada wrote this fantastic review of the new sewing machine we were able to help her purchase through our wonderful sponsors Husqvarna Viking. From the…

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Book Review: The Printed Square: Vintage Handkerchief Patterns for Fashion and Design

Book Review: The Printed Square: Vintage Handkerchief Patterns for Fashion and Design

November 7, 20121

As an embroidery artist whose “canvas” is often the humble handkerchief, I couldn’t wait to flick through a book jam-packed with examples of handkerchief design from the mid-twentieth century, categorised…

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Spooky Stitching

November 1, 20120

The residents of Howard Road House in E17 have done it again; following the success of their Knitted Olympics this summer, they’ve decked out their front garden for Halloween! Get yourself…

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The Knitter, the Stitcher, and the Quilter

August 22, 20120

No, this is not a “walked into a bar” joke, or a Perraultian fairy tale. It’s all just in a day’s work. Today, a knitter (Debs), a quilter (Catherine), and…

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