Art Gallery Fabric Knits Now in Stock!

We were extremely excited to have our very first Knit & Stretch Fabric class in the shop in May with one of our new dressmaking tutors, Kate. Students that had attended courses in the past,were keen to learn how to work with stretch fabrics, and the class filled up very quickly! In preparation for the [...] Continue reading »

Welcoming Frou Frou!

We received a very exciting delivery last week — A selection of  Frou Frou fabrics and haberdashery items! We are one of the first shops in the UK to stock this beautiful range of cotton lawn fabric, which arrived with coordinating buttons and bias binding. Suffice to say, we are already planning out projects for

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Introducing Dashwood Studio Fabrics

After a recent trip to my new wholesalers and a car boot containing 43 bolts of fabrics, I have now become a stockist of Dashwood Studio Fabrics! [divider_padding] I purchased ( amongst others!) a few designs from two of their collections, September Blue and Retro Orchard. I was pleased to see a double page article

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A Heartfelt Thank You.

Well its been a super first year at the Derby Rd location. A hub of warmth , creativity and inspiration  has made going to work, an absoloute joy! A big thank you to all the lovely people who have attended workshops, to the craft and chat regulars, customers who purchased from the shop and friends

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Gifts For Crafters!

I love this range of gifts, they really do make me smile! Bright colours, fun fonts and knowing they are painted by hand in Laura’s little studio. [divider_padding] Our Crafty Mugs are back in stock just in time for the festive season! We currently stock a range of  the ‘ Fuel’ mugs including Embroidering, Sewing,

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Lovely Fabrics At The Craft Studio!

I have had so many great comments from customers, students and passers by about the shop, that any concerns or fears I might have had when taking on a retail premises,  have slowly but surely slipped away. I love the quirky little handmade gifts and the hard to find buttons,  but my biggest and latest

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We’re In The Press!

It was lovely to see the article about The Craft Studio in The Nottingham Evening Post on Saturday. I wasn’t expecting it to take up two pages so it was a welcome surprise . After the photographer had paid me a visit last week, I posted on our Facebook page that I didn’t think I

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Make A Garment In Just 2 Days!

Are you someone who can never find any clothes to fit or are unable to find a colour and style that suits you?  Are you a parent that longs to discover  how to create fun and stylish outfits for your children? If so, then help is on hand!   Based on the great reviews we received

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