Event Review: IHCF’s Creative Stitches and Hobbycrafts, Excel London, 3-5th April 2014

Event Review: IHCF’s Creative Stitches and Hobbycrafts, Excel London, 3-5th April 2014

May 12, 20140

Have you ever been to any of Excel London’s craft events? We have now, and we can recommend it (though sadly if you’re shopping for one specific item it may…

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Book Review: Needlework for Schools

Book Review: Needlework for Schools

April 14, 20140

Browsing through the Significant Seams Library, I noticed an older book which caught my eye. It was so different from the other colourful crafts and knitting books with lovely photos…

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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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Make your 2014 resolution to volunteer for Significant Seams

Make your 2014 resolution to volunteer for Significant Seams

January 4, 20140

Since our move to 131 Wood Street in June, the number and the range of activities and projects we are involved with has increased considerably. This activity has been developed…

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Show Review: Roding Quilt Show

Show Review: Roding Quilt Show

September 4, 20130

On a rainy, cold, and windy August Bank Holiday Saturday, Pearl and I ventured to the Roding Quilt Show in Chigwell. This is an annual event running over the three…

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Book Review: The Seamstress

Book Review: The Seamstress

July 31, 20130

As a keen knitter and stitcher, my eye is always drawn to any book with a hint of these activities in the title. Recently in the bookshop, the million copy…

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