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Don’t forget our charity raffle £2 per ticket for the Persian tiles crocheted throw and matching cushions

 

Coffee and craft Christmas morning. We will make the draw for the Persian tiles raffle and also fir those who took part in the Christmas challenge. Saturday 1st December 1000-1200hrs. No cost just a few pennies for charity. Drop in any time during this session I’d stay a while and work on your own projects.

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Christmas Embroidery and patchwork workshops Friday 7th December. 0930-1330 or 1800-2200hrs. Cost £20 does not include materials. Details of individual project requirements to follow.

Full embroidery kit below is £12 or £9 if coloured silks not included. Patchwork kits will also be available or requirements list to use your own stash. £10 deposit to secure place in class.

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Small snowman tree decoration (3 could be made in class)

Cost for class £20 (does not include materials)

requirements per decoration (hand or machine sewing)

– 3 buttons

-plain fabric 5 x 7 inch(2 pieces)

– Xmas fabric 5 x 2 1/2 inch

– wadding or batting 5 x 7 inch

– embroidery floss approx 1/2 skein

– bonda web 5 x 2 1/2 inches

if you want all materials supplied for you for three decorations an extra £6

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Kitty Cushion

cost for class does not include materials £20

requirements machine and hand sewing

-permanent marker such as a laundry marker

-calico 12 x12 inch

– patterned fabric 12 x 12 inch + further 11 x 4 inch

– 2nd patterned fabric for star 4 x 4 inch

– cushion or toy stuffing

-bonda web 15 x 4 inch

-2 buttons

– embroidery floss to match kitty colours  1/2 skein

– embroidery floss green 2 strands

– embroidery floss red 2 strands

( materials can be supplied except the cushion or toy stuffing for £8)

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Christmas wallhanging

Class Cost £20 does not include materials

hand and machine sewing

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Requirements

– a variety of Christmas fabrics. 12 squares at 6 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches. A further 8 required for appliqué letters and symbols.

– fabric for border strips to make up 1 1/2 x 70 inch

– backing fabric 21 inch x 14 1/2

– wadding or batting 21x 14 1/2 inch

– fabric for hanging  (7 x 2 1/2 inch) x 2

– embroidery floss to match letters and symbols approx one skein

– bonda web for letters and symbols

materials can be provided for an extra £12

 

 

 

 

Angel cushion cover

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Cost of class £20 does not include materials

hand and machine sewing

Requirements

– cushion

– calico for backing 16 x 20inch

– calico for front 16 x 10 inch

– laundry or any other permanent fabric marker

-Christmas fabrics (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 inch) x6

– Christmas fabrics for angel- legs hands and face 4×2 inch-dress 5 x 2 1/2 inch apron 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 inch sleeve 2 inch x 1 cardigan 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 inch wings 3 x 2 1/2 inch heart 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 or a button

– hair scraps of twine or embroidery floss

– approx 1/2 skein embroidery floss for appliqué

– bonda web 14 x 5 inch

materials can be provide for an extra £10

 

Christmas Cushion

hand and machine sewing

cost excluding materials £20

requirements for 5 square appliqué cushion

-last square can also be applique but can be omitted and cross stitch used.

-10 squares of fabric 4 x 6 1/2 inch

– calico backing 18 x  6 1/2 inch

– wadding is optional but gives nice effect  18 x 6 1/2 inch

– embroidery floss approx 1 skein

– bonda web 18 x 6 inch

materials can be provided for an extra £7 does not include cross stitch square but 5 appliqué

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