We’re re-opening the shop!

We’re re-opening the shop!

We are very much looking forward to welcoming you back to our shop on Tuesday 30th June. As you will understand it will not be business as usual for the foreseeable future, but we would like to make your shopping experience as pleasant and safe as possible. These are...
We’re taking orders!

We’re taking orders!

After some deliberation – and lots of enquiries from quilters who are needing fabric – we have made the decision to start taking and sending out orders to customers. We will be in the shop two mornings per week and there are different ways to place your...
Urgent news – cancellation of classes

Urgent news – cancellation of classes

We regret very much that we will have to cancel all of our regular classes until the end of April. We will be able to assess nearer the time what to do about our classes in May and June. All participants who have paid already will be refunded. We are looking to make a...
Would you like to join our friendly club?

Would you like to join our friendly club?

We have some very exciting news for you… We’re starting a club! The Peacock and the Tortoise Membership Club will be a weekly sewing retreat – a chance to escape the busy world and work on your sewing projects.How does it work?Membership will cost...

Display your work in our window – free of charge

Through our shop we often meet talented people who make beautiful things but don’t have their own space to sell their work. They rely on Facebook pages, word of mouth or the occasional (Christmas) market. In 2020 we are going to offer a pop-up window to textile...
Urgent news – cancellation of classes

Come to our wonderful January sale!

Our wonderful January sale starts on Saturday 4th January 2020, when we reopen after a short New Year break. Come along and pick up a bargain or three in fabrics, haberdashery, packs, patterns and kits. We’re open at our usual time of 10am until 4:30pm and we look...