Our fabrics and yarns are all carefully sourced and of the best quality. We stock dressmaking and patchwork fabrics and new lines arrive weekly - it's the best bit! They include ranges from Robert Kaufman, Dashwood Studio, Moda and Rowan. We stock an extensive range of Prym haberdashery, DMC embroidery threads and Stéphanoise ribbon. There is a great choice of sewing and knitting patterns, kits, colourful buttons, bows and trims. Our staff have a wealth of stitching knowledge and can provide help and guidance if required. We want you to look, touch, feel and be inspired!
Lovestitch provides a varied programme of workshops, including tuition in crochet, knitting and sewing at all levels. We have all the materials and equipment, including 'state of the art' Pfaff Ambition sewing machines and Janome overlockers. We aim to provide everything you will need in our beginner's classes to make it simple for you. We provide a shopping list for other classes to make things easy.
If there is something you would like to learn which is not on our list, then please tell us – we are always keen to hear suggestions and new ideas.
The classes are generally limited to a maximum of eight people to ensure you get plenty of personal instruction and help. We aim make them informative and fun and hope you will come away feeling confident and inspired.
If preferred, personal tuition is available on a one-to-one basis. This can be tailor-made to suit your needs – please telephone or email if you would like to have a chat about this service.
Our sewing machines are also available to hire on an hourly basis and you can use the studio facilities to work on a project at your own pace. This is subject to room availability.