We’re re-opening our shop on Tuesday 30th June, and we’re very excited about welcoming you back. Please read our news story for opening times, new ways of shopping to keep everyone safe – and special offers for our customers!
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 order. We look forward to hearing from you!
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 provision for a weekly online meet-up for everyone who has questions for our tutor Diane.
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.
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...
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...
Read about our Christmas opening hours and find out when our fantastic New Year sale is happening.
Our Spring 2020 Newsletter is packed full of exciting news, interesting information and details of our fantastic classes.
The Peacock and the Tortoise is opening on Mondays again! Come and visit us to browse and buy the best fabrics, threads and equipment – and our wonderful workshops.
Our Autumn 2019 Newsletter is packed full of exciting news, interesting information and our fantastic classes. In this edition we have details of:our upcoming classes and workshops on Quilting, Patchwork, Crocheting, Sewing Machines, Sashiko and lots more...