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Charity updates, the new Fat Quarter and shop news

Charity updates, the new Fat Quarter and shop news

Snippets is a regular post series where we round up lots of little bits and pieces about what’s hot, what’s happening, what’s new and what’s next. This time we’ve an update on our charity activities as well as our new Fat Quarter workshops list and other shop news. Project Linus and Macmillan news As you… Continue Reading

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

We hope all our customers and friends had a happy and relaxing time over the winter break – The Bramble Patch is now open again and getting geared up for the start of a new term of classes, and all the events we have planned for 2014. Weekly classes begin again next week, with a few… Continue Reading

Strawberries & Cream: the results!

Strawberries & Cream: the results!

Our 2013 celebration of summer to raise money for charity has come and gone – and once again, we’re grateful to all our visitors and volunteers who helped make it a success. We are happy to report that our exhibitions, raffle, refreshments and special kits raised £1,500 for Macmillan Cancer Support. It’s lovely to see that, even… Continue Reading

8–15 June 2013: Strawberries & Cream

8–15 June 2013: Strawberries & Cream

Yes, it’s that time again. The quilts are being hung, the challenge tea cosies are arriving and all the food is ordered – Strawberries & Cream 2013 starts this Saturday! Don’t forget that we have a challenge exhibition from Hamtune Quilters on the theme of “Eight” as they celebrate their 8th anniversary as a group. We’ll also have a display… Continue Reading

Coming up: Strawberries & Cream

Coming up: Strawberries & Cream

Now that spring is finally here (fingers crossed!) we’re starting to look forward to our annual festival of summer and quilts – Strawberries & Cream 2013, which will run from Saturday 8 to Saturday 15 June. This year we’ll be featuring a quilt challenge from Hamtune Quilters on the theme of “Eight” as they celebrate their… Continue Reading

Spring snippets

Spring snippets

Snippets is a regular post series where we round up lots of little bits and pieces about what’s hot, what’s happening, what’s new and what’s next. This time we catch up after Easter and look forward to the summer. Easter Exhibitions raise £1,500 for Macmillan After a cold, wet start due to the wintry weather,… Continue Reading

Strawberries ‘n’ Cream – the results!

Strawberries ‘n’ Cream – the results!

Our annual celebration of summer to raise money for charity has come and gone – and once again, we’re grateful to all our visitors and volunteers who helped make it a success. We are happy to report that our exhibitions, raffle and refreshments raised £3,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support, another significant sum to add to… Continue Reading

Grand Opening for our newest extension

Grand Opening for our newest extension

Monday, 11 June 2012 saw The Bramble Patch celebrate the opening of our latest extension to the shop, with the help of Tony Bourne and his team from Wimbourne Fabrics, the UK distributor for Moda Fabrics. The new extension adds 54 square metres to our facilities, split between retail shop space and the doubling of… Continue Reading

It’s almost time for Strawberries ‘n’ Cream!

It’s almost time for Strawberries ‘n’ Cream!

We’re starting to get excited for Strawberries ‘n’ Cream 2012 this week… quilts and other items for the exhibitions have started to arrive from locally and abroad, and we’ll be putting the exhibition together this week, ready to open this year’s Bramble Patch celebration of summer and quilts on Saturday, 9 June. We’ve got plenty… Continue Reading