This is a long promised post! Below are all the fabric and haberdashery shops I’ve come across outside the city centre. I have to admit I haven’t visited all of these yet but I have plans! Just need to make some room by using up some of my (threatening to remove our ability to have guests stay in the spare room) stash! Just to note, I haven’t included any that do interiors fabric only.
I’ve had the happy fortune to find myself in London a couple of times recently. Top priority of course – checking out fabric shops. Continue reading
Yes, I’m buying a lot more fabric than I’m turning into clothes these days!
I was in London a few weeks ago. My friend Mary has kindly decided to live very close indeed to cheap fabric mecca Goldhawk Road so I have a mosey nearly every time I’m over.
Myself and Sinéad attended the Knitting & Stitching Show at the RDS a few weeks ago. After the initial irritation at having to pay €16 in followed by getting in the door and seeing programs for sale for €5 (seriously, we just paid €16 to get in somewhere where we’re going to buy stuff, please just put up a bloody map so where we can see where stuff is). Generally the whole model of paying into stuff like this is a bit annoying. But anyway… I digress… Continue reading