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MenDING: A month of blog posts themed around men and crafting!

MenDING: A month of blog posts themed around men and crafting!

June 15, 20140

I’m delighted to announce that starting today, Father’s Day, the Significant Seams blog will be hosting a month of posts focusing on men and crafting. We’re planning reviews, crafting stories…

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Shop Review: Abstract Yarn

Shop Review: Abstract Yarn

January 22, 20140

With two yarn shops in the borough (Teasels in Leyton and JJ Wools in Chingford) closing during 2013 it was with great joy that local “yarnaholics” received the news that…

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The Quilt Festival Part 2: The Stalls and Nifty Products

The Quilt Festival Part 2: The Stalls and Nifty Products

August 21, 20130

At the Festival of Quilts, it is very hard to resist the stalls. They are a–ahem–colourful patchwork of temptation–from gorgeous vistas of colour, to scrumptious tidbits for embellishment. There are…

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Make a wish!

Make a wish!

January 24, 20130

What do you wish for your community? We wish for a vibrant, cosy new crafting and social space where our community plays a vital part. Fabulous local soft sculpture artist…

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“Giving” Inspiration

“Giving” Inspiration

December 14, 20120

At Significant Seams HQ, we’ve only just pulled names from the proverbial hat for our Secret Santa exchange, and keep laughing as we creep around one another trying to sneak…

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Designing a community space – with a specialty theme and financial sustainability

Designing a community space – with a specialty theme and financial sustainability

December 9, 20120

So, yes, we’re planning a big move into a new space, which will host a varied set of activities – a specialist ‘library’, a community ‘living room’, a buggy park!,…

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Karen’s Did you make that? Pajama Party !

Karen’s Did you make that? Pajama Party !

October 23, 20120

Lovely and talented Karen and her class have made their PJs Visit Karen’s blog “Didyoumakethat.wordpress.com” for lots of great stitch alongs and sewing tips. Pyjama Party Classes – My Induction…

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Significant Seams Tomato Jam Launch Stitch-in

Significant Seams Tomato Jam Launch Stitch-in

September 17, 20120

    THURSDAY, 13 SEPTEMBER 2012 Jammin’ Just got back from Significant Seams’ first “Awesomestow” Christine’s Tomato Jam Stitch-Inwith Oxfam and the Craftivist Collective. It was, if not a roaring, then…

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Favourites on the Art Trail….

September 12, 20120

We’re having a great time visiting, and many times accidentally discovering, entries in the E17 Art Trail. And hope you are too! If you haven’t visited our exhibitions yet, there…

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Stitching community together

August 6, 20120

Lady Godiva’s arrival in Walthamstow yesterday was beautiful… But the community project to welcome her, led by Studio 3 Arts, was inspiring. The grounds of town hall were transformed from…

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