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Speed Volunteering Stories: Introduction

Speed Volunteering Stories: Introduction

May 16, 20150

Have you ever considered volunteering, but decided against it because you’re too busy to commit to something every week, or you’re not sure what kind of volunteering you’d like to…

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Book Review: Ladybird Knitting Book

Book Review: Ladybird Knitting Book

June 2, 20140

When I was around 10 years old, my mum tried to teach me to knit.  Speaking to the ladies in our Knit and Stitch group, I found a difference of…

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Here’s the Stitch : My Knitting Journey…

Here’s the Stitch : My Knitting Journey…

May 31, 20140

    A few weeks ago I came across the above slogan posted around the Significant Seams office. The aim of the project is to create a 7 mile long…

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Neighbourly Knit and Stitch – Now in the evenings too!

Neighbourly Knit and Stitch – Now in the evenings too!

May 14, 20140

We’d like to invite our readers once again to get involved in our Neighbourly Knit and Stitch groups. We know a lot of you have trouble getting here on weekdays,…

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Coming Up at Significant Seams March 27- April 2

March 26, 20140

Thursday, March 27: Neighbourly Knit and Stitch: 1-3pm, £3 suggested donation   Saturday, March 29: Neighbourly Knit and Stitch: 1-3pm, £3 suggested donation   Tuesday, April 1: Learn to Knit:…

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Coming Up at Significant Seams: March 24-March 26

March 23, 20140

Monday, March 24: Volunteer Co-Ordinator Training and Networking Lunch: if you manage or support volunteers this event is for you. You can get more details or book a place via…

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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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TV Review: Fabric of Britain

TV Review: Fabric of Britain

September 25, 20130

Who caught the first episode of the Fabric of Britain series, all about knitting? I admit that I was very excited for it, and curled up in front of the…

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Coming Up at Significant Seams: September 21-28

Coming Up at Significant Seams: September 21-28

September 18, 20130

Coming up next week at Significant Seams: Saturday, September 21 Paper-Pieced Patchwork Ball: with Wenna, 10am-noon, £8Neighbourly Knitting and Stitching Group: 1-3pm, £3 suggested donation, drop-ins welcomeSewing Club: 3-5pm, £25…

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Coming Up at Significant Seams: September 14-21

Coming Up at Significant Seams: September 14-21

September 13, 20130

Coming up next week at Significant Seams: Saturday, September 14 Neighbourly Knitting and Stitching Group: 1-3pm, suggested donation £3 Waiting for Baby: make a receiving blanket with Catherine, 3-5pm, £25…

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