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Warm and cozy winter sewing

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Warm and cozy winter sewing

Those lovely, surprisingly warm Autumn days seem to have vanished suddenly, in a gust of wind and rain and snow and hail. Yikes! Winter has arrived!And of course, one of the best things about colder weather is the excuse to stay inside and sew with lovely, cozy, luxurious fabrics. ;-)Looking for some winter sewing inspiration? Here's some of our favourites from the store....   Cold weather is always a good time to break out jeans, paired with cozy knits and boots. Like looser fitting jeans? The new Morgan boyfriend jeans from Closet Case Patterns has that perfect mix of slouchy...

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Colette patterns are here!

Colette New patterns

Colette patterns are here!

Yesterday morning, a great big box arrived on the doorstep, packed full of patterns from one of the biggest and best-known independent pattern companies - Colette Patterns. (Exciting!) Pretty good timing, as Colette have just released their latest pattern - the Phoebe dress. And we have copies of the Phoebe pattern instore now! We also have a selection of other Colette designs, including their most recent patterns - the Wren knit surplice bodice dress, and the Aster blouse.  You'll also find instore the ever-popular Laurel shift dress, the Crepe wrap dress, and what is probably their most famous pattern -...

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