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Today our shop offers a range of sewing supplies, we love to stock kits, patterns and threads from individual makers and designers. Our shop reflects the wide range of workshops we run; from lampshade making to hand embroidery, felt making to free motion embroidery , crochet to journaling, quilting to applique a place to browse a wonderful array of colour and inspiration.
Creative Thread also stocks a range of haberdashery, Gutermann, Stylecraft yarn, ribbons, threads. Gift ideas including sewing boxes and kits from independent designers; Hawthorn, Corinne Lapierre, Make Arcade, Craft Kit company & Nancy Nicholson. Bothy. Stef Francis.
WE are a stockist for Janome sewing machines.
Patterns by Tilly and the Buttons, Cashmarette, Sew to Grow, Elizabeth Hartman, Noodle Head, we are one of the few UK stockist of Sew Quirky.
Our fabric ranges are 100% cotton from Makower, Andover, Liberty Cottons, Lewis and Irene, Henry Glass, Riley Blake, Alison Glass, Studio E, Dear Stella.
We stock a great range in colours of merino tops for felt making and selection a batt for needle felting as well as needles, nepps, and silks. If you are looking for inspiration we have a great selection of beautiful books by textile artists, how to's and techniques ranging from collage, to quilting, mixed media to hand dyeing.
Due to Covid19 at the time of writing 7th July 2020, our workshops are suspended for the time being, we are keeping up with the changes from Gov advice and intend to resume as soon as the time is right, In the meantime feel free to join our mailing list Here we will keep you up to date with all the news.