Make-it kits to sew and craft

Our make-it kits are very popular! They’re great value, with easy-to-follow instructions, and you’ll end up with a unique piece that you can keep for yourself or give as a special birthday or Christmas gift.

Call 01738 717009 or pop into the shop to order! If you can’t make it to Perth we can post out for a small charge.


Advent calendar kits

What could be nicer than a home-made advent calendar that you can use year after year, and pass on as a family heirloom? We have a super selection in stock, all at £8.50 each, so they’re ideal for yourself or as a lovely gift. Pop into the shop or call 01738 717009 to buy. We can post out if you can’t make it in!

Photo of a checked black-and-white Scottie Dog made from fabric using a kit

Scottie Dog kit

How cute is this little fellow? He would be a lovely addition to any shelf, bedside table – or Christmas gift bag! He’s simple to make, too. Buy a little piece of Scotland, or send to a friend. Pop into the shop or call 01738 717009 to buy. We can post out if you can’t make it in!

Highland Quilt kit

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 any bedroom or lounging area. It’s festive and colourful and would be a great gift, whether for Christmas, a birthday or an anniversary.

We have the fabric in wine-red or purple colourways, and we have cut bundles of fabric for making the top.

It’s £55 for all the fabrics, for the top and the binding.

Download Highland Quilt Instructions (PDF file)

Call 01738 717009 or pop into the shop to buy or order! We can post out by Royal Mail for a reasonable charge.

Photo of a purple Highland Quilt featuring a thistle, stag, grouse and Highland cow

 

 

Photo of an origami Christmas tree that can be made from fabric in a kit

 

Origami Christmas tree

This unusual and very pretty Origami Christmas Tree kit makes a beautiful Christmas decoration, approx 12″ high. The kit, which is a very reasonable £8.99, contains all the fabrics and a scrap of wadding.

Pop into the shop or call 01738 717009 to buy or order. We can send out to you if you can’t make it in!

Christmas tree kit

With this super kit, you can make a beautiful free-standing Christmas tree. Wouldn’t that be a lovely addition to any window, or a thoughtful gift to a friend? What’s more, it’s eco-friendly as it’s plastic-free and should last forever!

With festive fabrics and even little stars at the end of the branches and on top of the tree, we think this will be a well-loved piece for years to come.

Price – £28.95 for the kit including fabrics.

To order, call 01738 717009 or pop in store! We can post out for a small charge.

Photo of a Christmas tree made from fabric, standing next to the instructions from its kit

Christmas crackers kit

These beautiful Christmas crackers can be yours with our easy-to-use kit and a little bit of your crafting time.

We’re all wanting to be kinder to the planet, and these Christmas crackers will help you do just that.

They’re £15.95 for the whole kit that makes 4 crackers, including the fabrics and instructions. That’s about the same price as the “luxury” crackers full of throwaway items and unrecyclable parts!

Pop into the shop or call 01738 717009 to buy or order. We can send out to you if you can’t make it in!

Scottish Animals kit

You cannae beat a good sewing kit featurin’ Scottish animals! This lovely kit features some of our best-loved animals and the beautiful colours you might see in our heathers, seas, skies and moors. It consists of 4 “medallion” panels (making up 1 sq m in total), plus 4 co-ordinating fabrics of 60cm x 110cm. What projects could you do with them?

The price of the whole kit is £45.

Pop into the shop or call 01738 717009 to buy or order. We can send out to you if you can’t make it in!

Photo of fabric panels and pieces that make up a

Photo of a Celtic panel made from gold fabric, which we can supply as a kit to make

Celtic Gold panel kit

This Celtic patterned panel is simply stunning and so enjoyable to make from our kit. It’s available in gold – but do ask for other colours and we can provide them. The cost of the kit is £35 for the fabrics for the top. You just need to add 1m of plain black for the sashing, which we offer in the shop and we can include when posting out.

Call 01738 717009 or pop into the shop to buy or order. We can post it out to you for a very reasonable fee, if you can’t make it to the shop.

 

Log Cabin Christmas Tree kit

This kit makes a 12″ block using foundation piecing. It’s £15.99 for the kit, which includes all the fabrics for the top, Stitch and Tear for the foundation, and wadding.

Pop into the shop or call 01738 717009 to buy or order. We can send out to you if you can’t make it in!

Photo of Christmas tree made of fabric using our Log Cabin kit, available to order

Photo of two Christmas gift bags made from fabric

Christmas gift bag instructions – free!

Would you like to make these adorable Christmas gift bags? All you need are some small scraps of fabric and the chance to sit down and relax (doesn’t that sound nice?).

The instructions are simple and you can use any fabrics you have to hand. You don’t need a sewing machine and you could end up making a few of them. In these days when we’re so conscious of throwaway things, the gift bags are perfect as they’re reusable and you don’t need to buy anything new to make them.

Here are our instructions: be sure to share your results with us!
Download our instructions for making cute and simple Christmas gift bags (PDF file)

Christmas Wreath block / wall-hanging kit

This is a beautiful and classic Christmas Wreath pattern, that you make from our kit into a block. This can be used for a festive wall hanging or as part of a Christmas runner. It’s £14.99, which includes fabrics for the block only, and it makes a 12″ block.

Pop into the shop or call 01738 717009 to buy or order. We can send out to you if you can’t make it in!

Photo of a square block patterned with a Christmas wreath design, made of fabric from a kit we can supply
Photo of a framed embroidered picture of a tartan sheep, which you can make from our Dolly the Sheep kit

Dolly the Sheep kit

Take home (or send to a friend) a piece of Scotland, with our adorable Dolly the Sheep kit!

This is an original The Peacock and the Tortoise design – isn’t it fab? It’s £10.50 and it contains aida, a needle, 6 DMC colours and a chart. Pop into the shop or call 01738 717009 to buy or order. We can send out to you if you can’t make it in!