The Final Countdown Has Started   With only four days to go until the Harrogate Needlecraft and Quilt Show opens at the Great Northern Showground, we are in the final stages of preparing for the show. Dates: Friday 1st – 3rd September (10 – 4.30pm) each day. It’s our first big show and there is …
It’s Been A Busy Couple of Months but we Have a Great New Service and Class For You And it’s all about bunting! Whether you want to know how to make it, or you want us to make it for you, or maybe you would just like to make your own quicker with pre-made kits, …
I love to see in a New Year as I love to plan ahead and in this job there is always a lot of planning to be done, so for the new season we’ve been working hard up to Christmas to hopefully make it a good year for you. So what’s new? We have a …
First Anniversary Celebrations I can’t believe it’s been a year since the Sewing Room opened! Where has the time gone? It’s been a good first year and to coincide with the anniversary we are launching a new branch of the business for you, ‘sewing parties‘. We kicked off yesterday with our very first ‘hen party’. …
Things are Moving in the Right Direction As we get ever nearer to 2016 I’m really thrilled to say that from January there will be a chance for you to come and sew with me at the ‘Sewing Room’ on day courses and classes, as well as the usual evening events. There are old favourites and …
In September – There’s an Extra Drop in Day I’m having a second ‘drop-in-day’ this month on Saturday 19th September, as well as the usual one, which is the last Saturday in the month (26th September). The room will be open both days from 9 – 3pm. Join us to do your own thing. Come …
Starting in August 2015 I’m excited to announce a new group. It’s Raggy Robin’s very own ‘Sewing Bee’. This is for anyone who would like to meet up regularly with like minded crafters to work on their own sewing projects or to make joint group projects. It’s open to anyone over the age of 18, with …
The last Saturday of every month is Drop in Day. Come and have a cuppa and spend as long as you like. Do you have any projects you would like to finish? There are machines to hire, or just come and find some inspiration in the magazines and books I have for you to use. PLEASE NOTE: …
It’s now been three weeks since picking up the key, so I thought I would show you how it’s been progressing. I have two lovely big rooms, one of which has a kitchen for our tea and coffee. Here are some BEFORE photos                       And now …
Finally, the room is nearly ready to start moving into. My very own sewing room, where I can hold classes from, in Vane Tempest Hall, Gilesgate, Durham. The building is great and I didn’t even know it was there. Right in the middle of Gilesgate, behind the main street, this lovely old building sits just …
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