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Last Christmas Posting Dates

Last Christmas posting dates Asia & Eastern Europe - 7/12, Australia, New Zealand & Greece 10/12, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Poland 14/12, Canada, Finland, Sweden, USA 15/12, Rest of Europe 17/12, UK First Class 21/12  We will still be posting over the Christmas period. Merry Christmas from all at Tandem Cottage Needlework...

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Fabric in the shop

We are constantly updating our range of fabrics.  Our main supplier is Zweigart. Stocking : Zweigart 6 count Binca, 8 count, 11 count, 14 count, 16 Count Aida, 18 count Aida, Zweigart Lugana 25 count, Linda 27 count, Brittney Lugana 28 count Evenweave, Zweigart Belfast 32ct Linen, Zweigart...

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JB Designs

Jennifer Bradshaw used to work for William Briggs and has always loved cross stitch as a hobby. She is now running this business and has extensive cross stitch knowledge. She is also introducing her own Isles of Scilly range of cross stitch kits,   "Lighthouse", " Sunset"...

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Embroidery sample

What is Embroidery

Embroidery is the method used for decorating fabrics with a needle and a thread. Embroidery styles and techniques vary greatly.  Free style or "surface embroidery." This decorative stitching technique, with its varied stitches, is worked independently from the fabric's weave allowing you to embroider any...

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Cross Stitch

What is Cross Stitch

Cross Stitch is one of the easiest stitches to learn.  It starts with a simple X shaped stitch that is commonly embroidered with floss on an evenweave fabric.  The cross stitch is repeated numerous times to create a design.  Counted cross stitch designs are made...

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Open Day a great success

Thank you for all your local support for our Open Event over the weekend We had a fantastic Open event I hope you did too. It is lovely to know we have your support and I look forward to seeing you soon....

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