Mad in England have introduced a lovely idea where you can have your childs early drawing or writing stitched onto a pillow – named Love Pillows. 10% of the profits from these beautiful items ordered between September and Christmas are going to the Meningitis Now charity and they are such a wonderful idea for a […]
The Great Tapestry of Scotland is moving to the Kirkcaldy Galleries in Fife from June 20th to September 20th, following the wonderfully successful period in Ayr Town Hall which drew 20,000 visitors. Have a look at their website for a taste of this beautiful tapestry – www.scotlandstapestry.com. | […]
March 27-29 and Nicola Jarvis will be doing some stitching on our stand on Saturday March 28th
Appletons recently introduced two new colours to our pastels range – shades 887 and 888. If you would like a sample of these new blues, please contact us! This takes our entire range up to 423 different shades which we will be showing at h+h cologne in March.
Appletons will be taking part in h + h cologne 2015 – the international trade fair for creative handicraft and hobbies. Come and see us in Cologne between 27-29th March 2015! We will be exhibiting a complete range of all 423 Appletons colours as well as a selection of completed designers work. Nicola Jarvis will […]
Mace and Nairn has been taken on by Gill & Richard Riordan as of the end of July 2014. This company was established in 1959 and has been supplying Appletons wool for many years. Now, Mace and Nairn are an online supply company and their website is definitely worth a look (www.maceandnairn.com). We wish Richard […]
Wemyss have announced a series of classes for the autumn, including a crewelwork one in November using Appletons wool and traditional Jacobean linen twill. See their website for full details and booking opportunities: www.wemyssneedlework.co.uk.
After losing their initial premises in the 2011 earthquakes and relocating to Nelson, Broomfields are now the proud owners of two stores supplying our wool – one in Christchurch and one in Nelson. See stockist list for details.
It is now possible to purchase the full Appletons range in Rutland – ‘StitchUpp’, in Uppingham, is carrying all our tapestry skeins as well as some crewel hanks. See the stockists list for details.