Well that took a lot of planning. A LOT. More planning than Billy O’Plan. Ignore me, I’m delirious from ALL THE PLANNING!!!! But, I’ve got there I think, for now! You hopefully will have seen that the first batch of workshops have been released for booking on my shiny new online booking system thingy. (I sew,… Continue reading Workshop-a-go-go!
A fair few of you have had a trip down memory lane this past couple of weeks when you’ve come in the shop. I’m not talking about the 1930s Singer sewing machine or Gary the vintage Gutermann chest, the thing that seems to have struck many of you the most is the presence of the… Continue reading Review: Clothkits Sunflower Dress
WOWZERS! There is no other word to describe the first week of the shop, than “Wowzers”!! The response and support has been incredible! I’m not gonna lie, I really didn’t expect many people to come in yet; I thought the numbers might have increased once the workshops got up and running, but oh no…you saw… Continue reading Fabricate: Week 1
Right, this is it. Never mind the inauguration of The Trump as President, this is much more important. It’s time for me to (wo)man up and put up or shut up. The shelves are stocked, the till and card machine are working and the Nespresso pod holder is full, so I think I’m good to… Continue reading D-Day is Approaching…
Well I can only apologise; I’ve been that busy that I haven’t had time to update you on my progress, which to be honest, can only be a good thing for those of you planning on visiting the shop, right?! If you read my Facebook page, you’ll have seen that the flooring went in the… Continue reading Suffocating in a sea of sewing supplies
Ladies & Gentlemen, may I introduce to you the matriarch of the Fabricate Fam; The woman who inspired (inspired/forced, same thing in the eyes of Mrs B) to take up sewing as a nipper and thus began the Fabricate dream. The one and only Mrs B!! That’s right, The Mother has been suitably restrained from… Continue reading Review: Sew Over It – “Ultimate Shift Dress” Sewing Pattern
Wow! I didn’t know I’d get such a positive response for the photo on Facebook of my vintage Gutermann unit I found! For you people not in the know (and why on earth are you not following my Facebook page?!), I have bought this little beast to hold all the Gutermann threads for sale in… Continue reading #SaveGary