Tag Archives: applique

11 February 2017 : Tucked-up and Embellished Circles with Jennie Rayment

11 February 2017 : Tucked-up and Embellished Circles with Jennie Rayment

Here at the Bramble Patch we always have a variety of fascinating and creative classes and workshops available with tutors from the UK and overseas. So we thought we’d let you know about some of them you might not have spotted! Today’s featured workshop is – Tucked-up and Embellished Circles with Jennie Rayment Experiment with these delectable, textural… Continue Reading

Christmas Exhibition results and photo gallery

Christmas Exhibition results and photo gallery

We are happy to let you know that our 2016 Christmas exhibition has raised another £2200 for Macmillan Cancer Support. As always thank you to everyone who exhibited, helped and visited. We very much hope that these funds will help support many families struggling with the difficulties and worry of cancer, especially at this time of year. And this… Continue Reading

Janet Clare exhibition photos

Janet Clare exhibition photos

Our Easter Exhibition featuring the work of multi-talented fabric designer, embroiderer and quilter Janet Clare is now on. The exhibition is open 10 am to 5pm daily (closed Sundays) until Saturday 2 April, including Easter Monday. There are a few photos below of some of the large variety of items Janet has kindly shared for the exhibition, which includes… Continue Reading

19 March – 2 April 2016 : Easter Exhibition

19 March – 2 April 2016 : Easter Exhibition

Our Easter Exhibition this year features the work of Janet Clare – quilter, textile artist and designer of fabric collections for Moda Fabrics, who will be presenting an exhibition of her work: charming quilts, stitcheries and more in her trademark naive style. If you’re not familiar with her work, Janet combines a soft, nature-inspired palette with simple piecing and… Continue Reading

2015 Christmas Exhibition photos

2015 Christmas Exhibition photos

Can’t make it to the shop to see our Christmas Exhibition this year? Then here are some photos of what you’re missing! (Not all of it – that would need twice as many photos!) All these lovely items are made by our customers, students and the Bramble Babes and we’re proud to show off their talents, skill… Continue Reading

“That Town and Country Quilt” at The Bramble Patch

“That Town and Country Quilt” at The Bramble Patch

Looking for a new stitching challenge in 2016 – maybe something that you can achieve a little bit at a time? You could always join our Mystery Club, but if you prefer applique to piecing, you might find That Town and Country Quilt more to your taste. The Bramble Babes spotted this charming and clever design by SusanClaire… Continue Reading

Quilts for the changing seasons

Quilts for the changing seasons

The seasons are a-changing (wasn’t that a Bob Dylan song?) so here’s a round-up of some of our quilt kits as ideas for sewing projects to take you through the next few months. Flip Flop Quilt kit If you’re not ready to give up on summer just yet, how about our Flip Flop Quilt kit, which is guaranteed… Continue Reading

Teacups Cushion kit

Teacups Cushion kit

We do like our tea time here at The Bramble Patch, and we like our new Teacups Cushion kit nearly as much as a hot cuppa and a biscuit! This sweet new kit combines rustic linen, cotton lace and vintage-style prints in soft colours with simple but charming bonded applique for a lovely and romantic cushion design. The stacked teacups… Continue Reading

La Fete de Noel by French General

La Fete de Noel by French General

Not truly “just in” the shop, but perhaps “just in” time for Christmas projects – La Fête de Noël is a beautiful range of Christmas fabrics from designer French General for Moda Fabrics. Inspired by finds at a Paris flea market, these fabrics feature traditional prints in rich reds, shades of green and naturals for a collection that celebrates… Continue Reading