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Dressmaking with Kirstie Combe

Dressmaking with Kirstie Combe

12.48

Come along and join Kirstie for an afternoon of dressmaking . Bring along your pattern and fabricand she will help you every step of the way . discuss design ,pattern,fabric,measure for sizing,lay out pattern pieces , pattern match and cut out ,transfer essential markings , cut out liningsand inter linings , fuse and sew ,make up and fit .

We are delighted to welcome Kirstie to teach with us and help you make your own clothes .

She trined at the London College of Fashion for 4 years in clothing technlogy to give her a comprehensive grounding in textiles,design,pattern cutting and making up using both hand and machine embroidery techniques. she worked in the industry for a bridal designer and then for herself for 8 years making bespoke brdalwear before settling down with her family . She now make clothes for fun!
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Applied Needlework with Amy Butcher SATURDAY morning 16th March .10am - 1 pm

Applied Needlework with Amy Butcher SATURDAY morning 16th March  .10am - 1 pm

18.00

Amy has made this kind of sewing her own .... using pretty fabrics for shape and form on backing fabric and then embellishing and embroidering by hand .bring along your own photos and favourite pieces from yourstash to recreate in fabric and stitch or use one of Amy's ideas ... a wonderful morning promised . book each session individually ..


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Freehand machine embroidery morning 10am -1pm Fran Brammer .Saturday morning . 10.30-12.30 then stay as long as you wish .25th May

Freehand machine embroidery morning 10am -1pm Fran Brammer .Saturday morning . 10.30-12.30 then stay as long as you wish .25th May

12.50

Let fran help you learn about freehand machine embroidery . She will teach you and help you to apply what you have learnt to your own projects . the idea of this class is to gather a group of like minded stichers together . you may not have gone freehand with your machine but we can assure you it does open a whole new world . Follow one of Fran's ideas or bring something you are already on with .

Calico ,darker threads ,hoop and free motion foot required to begin . all of which we do sell here !

This morning is really to develop skills and to problem solve


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Freehand machine embroidery morning 10am -1pm Fran Brammer .Saturday morning . 10.30-12.30 then stay as long as you wish .27th April

Freehand machine embroidery morning 10am -1pm Fran Brammer .Saturday morning . 10.30-12.30 then stay as long as you wish .27th April

12.50

Let fran help you learn about freehand machine embroidery . She will teach you and help you to apply what you have learnt to your own projects . the idea of this class is to gather a group of like minded stichers together . you may not have gone freehand with your machine but we can assure you it does open a whole new world . Follow one of Fran's ideas or bring something you are already on with .

Calico ,darker threads ,hoop and free motion foot required to begin . all of which we do sell here !

This morning is really to develop skills and to problem solve


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Freehand machine embroidery morning 10am -1pm Fran Brammer .Saturday morning . 10.30-12.30 then stay as long as you wish .23rd March

Freehand machine embroidery morning 10am -1pm Fran Brammer .Saturday morning . 10.30-12.30 then stay as long as you wish .23rd March

12.50

Let fran help you learn about freehand machine embroidery . She will teach you and help you to apply what you have learnt to your own projects . the idea of this class is to gather a group of like minded stichers together . you may not have gone freehand with your machine but we can assure you it does open a whole new world . Follow one of Fran's ideas or bring something you are already on with .

Calico ,darker threads ,hoop and free motion foot required to begin . all of which we do sell here !

This morning is really to develop skills and to problem solve


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Large Satin Box - Oval Burgundy

Large Satin Box - Oval Burgundy

7.46

144 x 110mm.
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Piecemaker needles

Piecemaker needles

First class needles - strong with a good sized eye for threading.
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Appletons Wools 741-749

Appletons Wools 741-749

EDM03 Lola Thread

EDM03 Lola Thread

2.40

Lola-heavy-3 ply 21.5 yards/skein

EdMar Rayon Threads add a satin lustre to a project. Available in over 233 colour combinations.

Click on the image for a full colour chart or

visit http://www.edmar-co.com/catalog/threads/colors.html for a comprehensive list.

Please add to basket and then e-mail us with the colour you require.


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YEA003 Clifford's Tower - York Heritage Collection

YEA003 Clifford's Tower - York Heritage Collection

Counted cross stitch kit. Design size is 105 x105 mm.

SPECIAL OFFER - buy this kit and recieve either a Shambles or York Minster kit for a total of £16.90
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YEA004 Micklegate Bar - York Heritage Collection

YEA004 Micklegate Bar - York Heritage Collection

Counted cross stitch kit. Design size is 105 x105 mm.

SPECIAL OFFER - buy this kit and recieve either a Shambles or York Minster kit for a total of £16.90
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EDM02 Iris Thread

EDM02 Iris Thread

2.40

Iris-medium-2 ply 16 yards/skein

EdMar Rayon Threads add a satin lustre to a project. Available in over 233 colour combinations.

Click on the image for a full colour chart or

visit http://www.edmar-co.com/catalog/threads/colors.html for a comprehensive list.

Please add to basket and then e-mail us with the colour you require.


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Appletons Wools 471-479

Appletons Wools 471-479

Large Satin Box - Oval Dark Teal - good rich colour!

Large Satin Box - Oval Dark Teal - good rich colour!

7.46

144 x 110mm.


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Just Nan Gingerbread Jingle Mouse Limited edition ornament code JNLEGJM

Just Nan Gingerbread Jingle Mouse Limited edition ornament code JNLEGJM

13.50

Cross stitch chart and embellishment pack including the tail ! . You will need to provide your own fabricand threads . .


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Crewel work

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INFORMATION ABOUT JANE RAINBOW DESIGNS

INFORMATION ABOUT JANE RAINBOW DESIGNS

Really good for beginners.

All designs are printed on to a linen cotton union fabric (55/45). Wools and threads are not included .there isa suggestion chart for Appletons Wools included

All come with easy to follow instructions to complete the design

We would recommend that you use a frame to stitch these kits on - there are a selection available further down this section.

jane does publish a perfect book as a beginners guide to crewelwork rp £7.99 .please email if you would like it including .

Allium JRB1012A Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

Allium JRB1012A Printed Design by Jane Rainbow


Price: 30.00 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Crewel embroidery design for a panel, chair seat or stool top.

Fabric - linen 48% cotton 52% union, approx 55cm square with printed outlines. Includes a needle & instructions.

Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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Arcadia   JRB176  Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

Arcadia JRB176 Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

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Price: 52.50 (Including VAT at 20%)

Crewel embroidery design for a picture or firescreen. Includes a needle & instructions.

Fabric 48% linen 52% cotton union, approx 75 x 65 cm, with the outlines ready printed

Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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Avalon   JRB155   Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

Avalon JRB155 Printed Design by Jane Rainbow


Price: 42.55 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Crewel embroidery design for a panel or firescreen. Includes a needle & instructions.

Design is 33 x 46cm with outlines ready printed.

Fabric - linen 48% cotton 52% union, approx 50 x 60 cm.

Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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Erica JRB 190A  Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

Erica JRB 190A Printed Design by Jane Rainbow


Price: 23.66 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Crewel embroidery design for a panel for stool top or cushion. Includes a needle & instructions but no wools..

Design is 22cm circle with outlines ready printed.

Fabric - linen 48% cotton 52% union, approx 45cm square .

Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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Hearts and Flowers   JRB1006 B  Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

Hearts and Flowers JRB1006 B Printed Design by Jane Rainbow


Price: 30.12 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Crewel embroidery design for a panel or cushion. Includes a needle & instructions.

Design is 43cm sqaure with outlines ready printed.

Fabric - linen 48% cotton 52% union, approx 55 cm square.

Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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Laura B   JRB125B   Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

Laura B JRB125B Printed Design by Jane Rainbow


Price: 13.70 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Crewel embroidery design for a panel. Includes a needle & instructions but no wools..

Design is 15 x 11.25 cm with outlines ready printed.

Fabric - linen 48% cotton 52% union, approx 26 x23cm .

Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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Laura c   JRB125C  Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

Laura c JRB125C Printed Design by Jane Rainbow


Price: 13.70 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Crewel embroidery design for a panel. Includes a needle & instructions but no wools..

Design is 15 x 11.25 cm with outlines ready printed.

Fabric - linen 48% cotton 52% union, approx 26 x23cm .

Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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Sulgrave   JRB131   Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

Sulgrave JRB131 Printed Design by Jane Rainbow


Price: 28.62 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Crewel embroidery design for a panel, stool top or cushion. Includes a needle & instructions.

Design is 33cm square with outlines ready printed.

Fabric - linen 48% cotton 52% union, approx 50 cm square.

Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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Butterfly I JRB113 Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

Butterfly I JRB113 Printed Design by Jane Rainbow


Price: 11.70 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Small surface embroidery design on printed fabric. Includes a needle & instructions.design size 4.5 inches round

fabric size approx 9" x 9" (22cm x 22cm). Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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Blue Tit JRB105 Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

Blue Tit JRB105 Printed Design by Jane Rainbow


Price: 11.70 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Small surface embroidery design from the Cotswold Country Crewels on printed fabric. Includes a needle & instructions.design size 4.5 inch round

fabric size approx 9" x 9" (22cm x 22cm). Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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Robin  JRB 104 Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

Robin JRB 104 Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

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Price: 11.70 (Including VAT at 20%)

Small surface embroidery design from the Cotswold Country Crewels on printed fabric. Includes a needle & instructions.design size 4.5 inch round

fabric size approx 9" x 9" (22cm x 22cm). Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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Wild Rose JRB 101 Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

Wild Rose JRB 101 Printed Design by Jane Rainbow


Price: 11.70 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Small surface embroidery design from the Cotswold Country Crewels on printed fabric. Includes a needle & instructions.design size 4.5 inch round

fabric size approx 9" x 9" (22cm x 22cm). Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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poppies JRB 109  Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

poppies JRB 109 Printed Design by Jane Rainbow


Price: 11.70 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Small surface embroidery design from the Cotswold Country Crewels on printed fabric. Includes a needle & instructions.design size 4.5 inch round

fabric size approx 9" x 9" (22cm x 22cm). Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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strawberries  JRB109  Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

strawberries JRB109 Printed Design by Jane Rainbow


Price: 11.70 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Small surface embroidery design from the Cotswold Country Crewels on printed fabric. Includes a needle & instructions.design size 4.5 inch round

fabric size approx 9" x 9" (22cm x 22cm). Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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Tanglewood Owl JRB178 A Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

Tanglewood Owl JRB178 A Printed Design by Jane Rainbow

OUT OF STOCK


Price: 11.95 (Including VAT at 20%)

Design on printed fabric. Includes a needle & instructions.fabric size 23x23cm

Design size approx 14cm x 9cm) Threads/wools and finishing materials not supplied.

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INFORMATION ABOUT THE CREWEL WORK COMPANY KITS- first class kits based on historic british designs .

INFORMATION ABOUT THE CREWEL WORK COMPANY KITS- first class kits based on historic british designs .

All kits are stitched on linen twill produced exclusively for the Crewel Work Company. Each design is clearly printed ready for you to begin stitching. Kits come with wools, needles, instructions, charts and some contain a CD of stitches in progress. Finishing materials are not included.

We would recommend that you use a frame to stitch these kits on - there are a selection available further down this section.a lot of people use the elbesee seat frame or the 9 or 12 inch able stretcher needlework frame ...


Elizabethan Acorn Kit from The Crewel Work Company

Elizabethan Acorn Kit from The Crewel Work Company


Price: 51.00 (Including VAT at 20%)

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A level 1 kit suited to beginners.

Linen size 11" x 11", design size is 5" x 6". Finishing materials not included.


Jacobean Sampler  Kit from The Crewel Work Company

Jacobean Sampler Kit from The Crewel Work Company


Price: 48.80 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Enjoy learning 6 stitches with this easy kit - a level one kit aimed at beginners.

Linen size 13" x 11", design size 7" x 6". Finishing materials not included

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Lady Anne's Flowers  Kit from The Crewel Work Company

Lady Anne's Flowers Kit from The Crewel Work Company


Price: 110.00 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Beautiful level 2 kit, for those with previous experience.

Linen size 17" x 17", design size 10.5" x 10". Finishing materials not included

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Jacobean Fantasy  Kit from The Crewel Work Company

Jacobean Fantasy Kit from The Crewel Work Company


Price: 123.60 (Including VAT at 20%)

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This kit uses Long and Short Stitch to add 'soft shading', Laid and Couched Work, and Crewel Stem Stitch. A level 2 kit, for those with previous experience.

Linen size 18" x 21", design size 12" x 15". Finishing materials not included

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The Mellerstain Stag  Kit from The Crewel Work Company

The Mellerstain Stag Kit from The Crewel Work Company


Price: 57.79 (Including VAT at 20%)

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This kit uses Long and Short Stitch to add 'soft shading', Laid and Couched Work, padded satin stitch, closed fly , French Knots, and Crewel Stem Stitch.

Included are full instructions, detailed chart, historically accurate Ztwist Jacobean linen Twill fabric, 2 ply Crewel wools and needles.

Linen size 12 x 12", design size 6 x 6".

Finishing materials not included

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The Rowan  Tree   Kit from The Crewel Work Company

The Rowan Tree Kit from The Crewel Work Company


Price: 114.54 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Kit includes detailed full size chart , essential guide for newcomers to crewel work , step by step instructions,appletons crewel wool ,needles .

Linen twill size 18" x 20", design size 16" x 12". Finishing materials not included

based on designs within Blackwell house lake windermere - a wonderful arts and crafts home designed by baillie scott for sir edward holt .

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The Wordsworth Cuckoo Kit from The Crewel Work Company

The Wordsworth Cuckoo Kit from The Crewel Work Company


Price: 88.64 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Linen size 13" x 17", design size 7" x 10". Finishing materials not included

plenty of stitching here - level two so not the complete beginner .

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INFORMATION ABOUT MARY JANE CREWEL WORK KITS

INFORMATION ABOUT MARY JANE CREWEL WORK KITS

These designs are worked using the soft pliable silk and wool "Impressions" yarn from the Caron Collection and stitched on linen union - all designs are printed on ready for you to begin stitching. Kits contain printed fabric, a needle, "Impressions" yarn & instructions. Finishing materials are not included.

We would recommend that you use a frame to stitch these kits on - there are a selection available further down this section.


Jacobean Crewel Work Tile 2 Kit by Mary Jane Collection

Jacobean Crewel Work Tile 2 Kit by Mary Jane Collection


Price: 22.60 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Small design on printed fabric. Kit includes a needle, "Impressions" yarn & instructions.

Design size approx 4.5" x 4.5" (12cm x 12cm). Finishing materials not supplied.

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Jacobean Crewel Work Tile 3 Kit by Mary Jane Collection

Jacobean Crewel Work Tile 3 Kit by Mary Jane Collection


Price: 22.60 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Small design on printed fabric. Kit includes a needle, "Impressions" yarn & instructions.

Design size approx 4.5" x 4.5" (12cm x 12cm). Finishing materials not supplied.

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Jacobean Crewel Work Tile 6 Kit by Mary Jane Collection

Jacobean Crewel Work Tile 6 Kit by Mary Jane Collection


Price: 22.60 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Small design on printed fabric. Kit includes a needle, "Impressions" yarn & instructions.

Design size approx 4.5" x 4.5" (12cm x 12cm). Finishing materials not supplied.

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Jacobean Crewel Work Tile 7 Kit by Mary Jane Collection

Jacobean Crewel Work Tile 7 Kit by Mary Jane Collection


Price: 22.60 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Small design on printed fabric. Kit includes a needle, "Impressions" yarn & instructions.

Design size approx 4.5" x 4.5" (12cm x 12cm). Finishing materials not supplied.

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Jacobean Crewel Work Tile 8 Kit by Mary Jane Collection

Jacobean Crewel Work Tile 8 Kit by Mary Jane Collection


Price: 22.60 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

Small design on printed fabric. Kit includes a needle, "Impressions" yarn & instructions.

Design size approx 4.5" x 4.5" (12cm x 12cm). Finishing materials not supplied.

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Crewel Intentions - Fresh Ideas for Jacobean Embroidery

Written by Hazel Blomkamp

Published by Search Press

ISBN 978-1-78221-106-8

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Australian Wool Flannel 20

Australian Wool Flannel 20" x 30" Piece


Price: 10.80 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Gorgeous cream flannel, holds crewel wool beautifully.

Available in large sizes too - get in touch if you require a bigger piece.

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VLN03 Crewel Work Needles

VLN03 Crewel Work Needles


Price: 1.02 (Including VAT at 20%)

Quantity:

A mixed pack containing 6 needles

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Elbesee Seat Frame Three in One . so called because you can have three projects on the go with this frame!!

Elbesee Seat Frame Three in One . so called because you can have three projects on the go with this frame!!


Price: 39.34 (Including VAT at 20%)

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For embroidery, crewel and counted thread projects. Easy to assemble, instructions enclosed. Leaves your hand free to work your canvas. High quality polished wood.

Includes 15, 20 and 25 cm hoops (6", 8" and 10") . Each hoop is attached to a stalk which fits into the frame .the hoop can then be moved back and forward and up and down to allow you to finish off your work . Either slide the base of the frame under your thigh and sit on it or slide the base from the ront between your legs .

works well .very portable . a winning piece of kit!

ABL12 12

ABL12 12" (30.5 cm) Able Stretcher Needlework Frame


Price: 17.20 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Fits into most floor frames with wooden or metal clamps. Gives fantastic tension on all four sides.

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ABL09 9

ABL09 9" (40.6 cm) Able Stretcher Needlework Frame


Price: 18.25 (Including VAT at 20%)

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Fits into most floor frames with wooden or metal clamps. Gives fantastic tension on all four sides.

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FINISHING OFF YOUR COMPLETED WORK

FINISHING OFF YOUR COMPLETED WORK

Now that you've finished your project, why not let us finish it off for you so that you can proudly put it on display?

We offer a very competitive framing and making up service for pictures, cushions and bell pulls. Even if you don't want to take advantage of the finishing service, we do recommend that tapestries are stretched once finished so put them back in to shape - something we can do for you. Stretching of tapestry up to 20" square - £9.50, over 20" is price by quotation.

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Online Catalogue |  Crewel work