What’s On

Feb
16
Fri
Demo : Fabric Book Cover
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Fabric Book Cover

More details on this demonstration to come… 

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Feb
23
Fri
Demo : Fidget quilt for dementia, autism, etc
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Fidget quilt for dementia, autism, etc

These little quilts are great for providing activity for anybody with restless hands – they’re quick, fun to make and portable. Bramble Babe Claire will give you ideas of how to make your own version.

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Mar
2
Fri
CANCELLED : Four-Patch Block Technique
Mar 2 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
CANCELLED : Four-Patch Block Technique

Many apologies but we’ve had to cancel our Free Friday Demo today a some roads are not clear and Bramble Babe Wendy is unable to get in to the shop!

The shop is still open, however, and we’ll be sure to reschedule Wendy’s four-patch demo for a later date!

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Mar
9
Fri
Demo : 3D Owl Cushion
Mar 9 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : 3D Owl Cushion

More details on this demonstration to come… 

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Mar
16
Fri
Demo : Curved piecing
Mar 16 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Curved piecing

Tackle curved piecing without fear! It’s not as tricky as you think, and Bramble Babe Julie will show you how.

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert Bramble Babes – help yourself to a cup of tea or coffee, take a seat and learn how to’s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Mar
23
Fri
Demo : Easter Rabbit Bags and Carrots
Mar 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Easter Rabbit Bags and Carrots

More details on this demonstration to come… 

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Mar
24
Sat
Easter Exhibition 2018 : The Language of Flowers
Mar 24 – Apr 7 all-day
Easter Exhibition 2018 : The Language of Flowers

Hilary Beattie and Jenny Rolfe present a new exhibition of textile art inspired by nature, along with work from Hilary’s Language of Flowers class students.

Our Easter exhibition will be on show from Saturday 24 March through Saturday 7 April 2018, including Easter Monday (closed Sundays as always).

Entry is £2 with proceeds to Macmillan Cancer Support as usual. 

Mar
30
Fri
Disappearing Four-Patch
Mar 30 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Disappearing Four-Patch

 

Impress your quilting friends with this tricky looking block technique! Disappearing Four-Patch is actually super easy, very versatile and perfect for quilts, cushions and borders.

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Apr
6
Fri
Demo : Dresden Plate patchwork
Apr 6 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Dresden Plate patchwork

A traditional and much-loved patchwork style, Dresden Plate is not as tricky as many people think! 

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Apr
13
Fri
Demo : Curved patchwork
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Curved patchwork

More details to come…

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Apr
20
Fri
Demo : 3D Pinwheels
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : 3D Pinwheels

More details to come…

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Apr
27
Fri
Demo : Disappearing Nine-Patch
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Disappearing Nine-Patch

More details to come…

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

May
4
Fri
Janome Drop-in Demo Day
May 4 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm
Janome Drop-in Demo Day

SPRING OFFERS ON SELECTED JANOME MACHINES + 10% OFF JANOME ACCESSORIES

If you’re thinking about a new sewing machine, why not come in and find out about all things Janome!

Our regular Free Friday Demo at 11 am will be followed by a demonstration on the Janome Embroidery Unit and our Janome expert Jane will be on hand to answer all your questions about the machines. You can even take a test drive yourself on our machines.

And there will be free coffee and cake for visitors!

Demo : Pin and Clip Cushion
May 4 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Pin and Clip Cushion

More details to come…

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

May
11
Fri
Demo : Sewing machine cover
May 11 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Sewing machine cover

More details to come…

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

May
18
Fri
Demo : Tessellating Half-Hexies
May 18 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Tessellating Half-Hexies

More details to come…

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

May
25
Fri
Demo : Ferris Wheel Fan Block
May 25 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Ferris Wheel Fan Block

More details to come…

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

May
26
Sat
The Antique Quilt Company at Bramble Patch
May 26 – Jun 9 all-day
The Antique Quilt Company at Bramble Patch

We’re very excited to be featuring an exhibition of 50 beautiful antique quilts from Christopher Wilson-Tate’s (the Antique Textiles Company) collection. These are stunning examples of traditional hand-made quilts from around Britain and abroad.

Our own medallion quilt using Christopher’s fabric collection Regency Blues for Moda Fabrics will be on display along with kits to make your own heirloom quilt.

Also featuring quilts from the Traditional Quilters Group of the Quilters’ Guild of the British Isles.

Entry is £2 with proceeds to Macmillan Cancer Support as usual. 

Jun
1
Fri
Demo : 3D Illusion Log Cabin
Jun 1 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : 3D Illusion Log Cabin

An intriguing method for fabulous log cabin blocks with no paper! Join Babe Wendy to learn how.

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Jun
8
Fri
Demo : 505 Spray – how and why to use it
Jun 8 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : 505 Spray - how and why to use it

505 basting spray is a fabulous tool fro sandwiching your quilt but a lot of quilters are hesitant about using it. Bramble Babe Claire will show you how to get the best results and talk about the pros and cons of this popular product.

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Jun
15
Fri
Demo : Sewing Machine Tidy
Jun 15 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Sewing Machine Tidy

This recent project from our Box of Delights is a quick and handy project for your sewing room and Bramble Babe Wendy will show you how it’s made.

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Jun
22
Fri
Demo : Scrap Sensation Summer Flowers
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Scrap Sensation Summer Flowers

More details to come…

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Jun
29
Fri
Demo : Winged Square Blocks
Jun 29 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Winged Square Blocks

More details to come…

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Jul
6
Fri
Demo : Twist Shape Ruler
Jul 6 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Twist Shape Ruler

Come see how sewing simple squares and cutting with this fab new tool leads to a lively quilt that looks much harder than it is!

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Jul
13
Fri
Demo : Fabric Coil Bowl or Basket
Jul 13 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Fabric Coil Bowl or Basket

You’ve probably seen these fabric bowls based on coiled baskets and pots – Babe Claire will show you how they’re done with tips and tricks for success!

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Jul
20
Fri
Demo : Sewing Machine Cover
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Sewing Machine Cover

More details to come…

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Jul
27
Fri
Demo : Dazzling Stars
Jul 27 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Demo : Dazzling Stars

You’ve heard of HSTs (Half-Square Triangles) but how about HRTs? (No, not that HRT!) We mean Half-Rectangle Triangles! Demo Babe Wendy will show you how to make these lively stars with HRTs.

Friday is Free Demo Day

Come along to the shop on any (or every!) Friday morning at 11.00 am for a half-hour demonstration from one of our expert “Bramble Babes” – grab a cuppa from the coffee shop, take a seat and learn “how to”s and expert tips on a whole range of patchwork, quilting and general stitching subjects.

NB We will endeavour to keep to our announced schedule of demonstration topics, but occasionally we may have to change the subject without notice. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause.