Hello again I’m not an autumn person; I know some people love this time of year but I much prefer the spring when the mornings start to get lighter and new life begins. The mornings are now starting to be chilly and dark, and I wish I could hibernate through the cold days to come.
Hello again It is now September, the school summer holidays are nearly over and soon the children will be returning to school. We held the last of the Quick Sew sessions for children (and grannies!) last week and our thoughts are now turning to the cooler weather – and of course Christmas. It is such
Hello again The August newsletter is early because I wanted to let you know about the exciting events happening from 4th to 7th August – the launch of the 2021 Christmas fabrics and the summer SALE. At last, the Christmas fabrics started to arrive in early July, so we can launch them all in early
Hello all Wow – it is almost July already. We are halfway through the year, mid-summer’s day is behind us and it is less than six months until Christmas! Sorry to mention the word but if we are sewing gifts, decorations and gift bags we do need to get started early. Unfortunately deliveries are delayed
From Monday 17 May it has been announced that there will be a further step on the road map out of lockdown. For The Corner Patch this means that Sit and Sew sessions, workshops and tuition can again take place – with a maximum limit of 6 people using the workroom. Please check out the
Another quick email from me to let you know that following today’s welcome relaxation of the Covid regulations, workshops, sewing groups and tuition sessions will be up and running from next week. It will be great to welcome you back to our newly air-conditioned workroom, with new sewing machines for you to use too. We
Oh, it is so wonderful that The Corner Patch has reopened and it’s been great to have customers popping in again. Although, between everyone wearing a face covering and needing a haircut, it has sometimes been hard to recognise people! I finally had my hair cut last week and what a relief that was! And
April is here at last. At times I thought it would never arrive. It has always been my favourite month as it is my birthday, spring is really with us – and this year it will be really special as, unless plans are changed on April 5, “non essential” shops will be able to reopen