Christmas is coming! Festive goodies in store now

We have everything that you need for Christmas crafting – beautiful fabrics, pompoms, ric rac, gold & silver trimmings, and much more. Fancy making your own advent calendar? It’s so simple with our calendar kits, in store now. We also have all you need to make Christmas stockings, table runners, wall hangings and place mats. Come in today or contact us.


The Peacock and the Tortoise Patchwork and Quilting

The Peacock and the Tortoise in Perth is a specialised patchwork and quilting shop the the centre of Perth. Started in 2011, the shop has been serving quilters and textile crafters for over five years. In addition to a good selection of fabrics and haberdashery, the Peacock and the Tortoise offers a large variety of classes for all levels…find out more

Autumn Newsletter

We are happy to present our Autumn 2017 Newsletter, packed with classes, some familiar and some new. As you will find, we are offering more regular classes than ever: an eight-week class with Susan Briscoe, a needle felting class (organised by the tutor) and even a sock-knitting class.

We are particularly excited to offer three bag-making classes by three different tutors…find out more

Browse our latest fabric collections

We have new collections arriving regularly. Our latest to arrive are the hugely popular ‘Scandi Christmas 2017’, featuring festive reds, creams and soft greys, and the beautiful ‘Into The Woods’, featuring blues, greens and greys. Both collections, and many more besides, are available to buy now in store.

View our latest collections

Contact us to make an order


We have lots of bits, tools and stuff in our haberdashery.

Come and see for more information

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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…..