Thursday 15 September 2011

Sew News Headlines .......!!!!


the sew room
opening soon
44 main street

an exciting new retail sewing destination,
where you can create and make in the studio workroom,
 support and inspiration always on hand.
 workshops , sew socials and private tuition.
not forgetting retail therapy.

The view from the opposite direction ........
The Retail Space ......
and the prep so far......

The past few weeks have been a complete whirlwind and yes I am opening a shop in Alford.
I hope you will come and share my workspace.
Hope to have the doors open next Thursday, followed by an opening party at the beginning of October,
After Girls Just Want to have Fun .
Am excited to be stocking
Annie Sloan Fabric and Chalk Paint
so  workshops have been launched in conjunction with Moira,
details on the Rustiques blog
All the shop fittings are being chalk painted,
so still lots to do.
Sass and Belle stock arrived today !!!!
Love it.

AND more workshop news to keep you all busy.....
debbi  , THE promarker queen,   has "next step" classses coming up......

Debbi says ........
"The first class will be on Tuesday the 27th September from 10am - 12noon at The Papeterie, will cost £15 and we'll be concentrating on embossing with die-cutting machines.
You should take along a basic kit e.g, trimmer, scissors, double-sided tape/glue and other favourite tools.
To reserve your place please call Charlotte or Rachel the Elf at The Papeterie on 01224 802337
If there is sufficient interest I'll be running the classes fortnightly."
Back soon with more updates
Anne xxx


  1. exciting new adventure for's going to be a huge success...can I take the staples out of my lips now...big hugs kath xxx

  2. good luck with your new venture Anne

  3. Good Luck Anne, you can do it and will love it!!!! Looking forward to seeing on 1st Oct. Maureen xx

  4. Congratulations on your new venture!!! So excited for you! It'll be great x

  5. Wow Anne this looks fabulous. Congrats on opening your new shop & hope its going to be a big success. Looking forward to seeing your lovely shop.

    Kat xx

  6. Great news Anne. It'll be a great success with you at the helm ;) Will see you 1st Oct but if you're open before that I'll pop out past and say Hi. You never know you might get me sewing
    Lyn xxx

  7. Good luck with the new venture Anne,
    hugs Erika. x

  8. Congrats Anne, wishing you every success and enjoyment in your new venture. Carolxx

  9. Wishing you all the best with your new venture. If I ever move from the Brecon Beacons it will have to be up to Alford - there are too many of you there now, besides which I really need to be taught the eye end of the needle from the other & how not to tie myself up in knots.
    Paula (PEP)

  10. Gosh... what an amazingly gorgeous and beautiful space!

  11. It was good to meet you at Rustiques recently. I wish you every success with your exciting venture and look forward to visiting :)