always under construction …..
but i’m not sure how much this gets used so please let me know next time you use it – i might delete it if it doesn’t get enough footfall! (October 2017)
Airedale Yarns – not Texere but similar – online and Keighley shop
Art Van Go – Knebworth: supplies, classes & workshops and lovely people
Charisma Beads – Hitchin based: online shopping for beads, beading supplies etc, also runs classes
The Common Thread – Bedfordshire: mostly online shopping for kits, threads, ribbon and other fine needlework supplies, including lovely Chameleon variegated yarns – also classes in traditional techniques (coming to our programme in 2018, I hope – blogbeva)
Cotton Patch -Birmingham shop and mail order: patchwork and quilting Supplies,
DeVere – Halstead Essex: yarns yarns for embroidery and weaving & more (I used their online service Oct 2016, very efficient – blogbeva)
Dinky-Dyes – dyed threads, yarn and ribbon + kits
Hobbycraft – branches in Watford, Borehamwood, Stevenage : beads, paint, deep-frames, art materials, threads ……..
Needcraft – lampshade making kits and more
Needlecraft – Hemel Hempstead: fabric, wools, dressmaking and craft supplies galore
Patchwork Corner – Hemel Hempstead : Fabrics, threads, workshops, sewing machine servicing and plenty of needlework supplies
Texere Yarns – seem to have gone out of business
Tiger – branches in Borehamwood Watford and South East: homewares including; beads, threads, art canvases, small cutting board, strings and fancies.
The Weave Shed – an online listing of suppliers, includes yarn & textiles
21st Century Yarns – Mail order and stands at shows: variegated silk, cotton and wool yarns for embroidery and knitting – mail order – often have a stand at textile shows