We love these new collections from Moda


Also in store now are two new and gorgeous collections of fabric – the beautiful jewel colours of Moda Gradients, and the Christmassy Moda fabrics. If you’d like to order or find out more, just pop in store or call 01738 717009 today! View collection







Beautiful new Boho Meadow fabric - in store now!

In store now is this beautiful Boho Meadow collection of fabrics. It’s a free-spirited mix of animals, florals and patterns inspired by a wild summer meadow. We think these fabrics will be really popular, so if you’d like to order or find out more, just pop in store or call 01738 717009 today! View collection





Sign up for our patchwork and quilting classes

Would you like to learn how to do patchwork and quilting? Or move from beginner to the next level? We have a series of fantastic patchwork and quilting classes (day and evening) for beginning and intermediate quilters. Learn new techniques, meet new people, and get creative! Find out more here






About us

The Peacock and the Tortoise is a specialised patchwork and quilting shop in the centre of Perth that’s been serving quilters and textile crafters since 2011. As well as a good selection of fabrics and haberdashery, we offer a large variety of classes for all levels. Find out more









Our Quilter's Mug makes a great gift!

Our Quilter’s Mug is sure to be a hit! Crafted from fine bone china for a better drinking experience, it has lots of funny quilters’ quips printed on it. Priced at £8.99, these are a great gift for friends or for yourself. Contact us to order one or pop in to the store.









Quilting Anonymous!

We loved this parody video about four guys who meet to support each other and discuss their secret quilting habits. If you can’t get enough of quilting, don’t hide it! Check out our informative, friendly courses where you can learn so much, whether you’re an expert  or a beginner.

Latest fabric collections at The Peacock and the Tortoise

We have new collections arriving regularly in store, such as the beautiful jewel-like colours of Moda’s Gradients collection, and a fabulous selection of (whisper it) Christmas fabrics from Moda. Why not pop in for a browse of these and many more?


We have lots of bits, tools and stuff in our haberdashery. Pop in and see our fantastic items in store, or visit us on Facebook or Pinterest for inspiration!

View our Haberdashery page

Patchwork - Highland Quilt

This patchwork quilt features four Highland images – thistle, stag, grouse and Highland cow. With three different colourway options, this quilt would be lovely in any home.

Find out how to make this quilt

Have a Wee Peek

Never been to our shop before and perhaps thinking of visiting? We are well stocked with fabrics, haberdashery, samples of items to make and inspiration. We are a tidy and roomy Aladdin’s cave of craft which is a pleasure to browse to give you ideas, inspiration and the items you need for that project you have been thinking about…..