Postponement of classes due to adverse weather

Postponement of classes due to adverse weather

We will not be running our usual classes on Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd March – these classes are now postponed until the same time and days next week. We will not be running the first of our four drop-in Fidget Blanket for Dementia afternoons on Thursday 1st March...
Fidget Blanket workshops – everyone welcome!

Fidget Blanket workshops – everyone welcome!

Our very first Fidget Blanket workshop is happening in store on Thursday 1st March. We’d love you to drop in and join us, and make a Fidget Blanket that could make someone’s life easier. What is a Fidget Blanket? A Fidget Blanket is a busy quilt or blanket...
New Year sales at The Peacock and The Tortoise

New Year sales at The Peacock and The Tortoise

Our January sales are not to be missed! There are some fantastic bargains to be had, including our special “Finish the Bolt” deal, where you can buy fabric for very near to cost price, as long as you take whatever’s left of the bolt (usually between 1 and 3...
Highland Quilt

Highland Quilt

This lovely patchwork Highland Quilt, designed by Rose Smith of Ludlow Quilt and Sew, features four well-loved Highland images – a thistle, a stag, a grouse and a Highland cow. With three different colourway options, this quilt would make a fantastic addition to...
Sewing Machine Competition

Sewing Machine Competition

This mini quilt, made by Kate, won the sewing machine. The competition was to use a small piece of the peacock feather fabric and make it into an A4 sized, finished quilt, with the theme of ‘FIVE’. Well done Kate, for winning a Pfaff sewing machine donated by...