Next Meeting Tuesday 5th November

make do & mend November 2013

It’s time for our very popular Christmas decoration meeting.

Snow globe

What about this fab Christmas scene. Check out this website for more inspiration

Tie wreath

Or this great tie wreath

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Or this lovely Christmas tree, you can find this on Mollie Makes 

wreath

What about a lovely fabric wreath.

Checkout Christmas decorations on the internet & let your imagination run wild!

What you need to bring will be up to you but I would suggest the following ….

Felt – try Wilkinson, Pound shops for cheap felt

Buttons

Basic sewing kit

Ribbons

Fabric

Beads & wire – Bunyip is the place to go, ask for advice & the lovely ladies will help

Paper & pens for templates

Mug

We will be in our new home at the RSPCA shop in South Street

Normal charge of £3.50….. money raised goes to the RSPCA

You can purchase any items from the shop on the night & feel free to bring any donations you wish.

See you there!

November 2012

It's nearly time for our popular Christmas decoration meeting!

This year you can choose your decorations……. search the internet for fab ideas, pop to the library to browse through books….. or better still make your own design!

To get you started here's a few ideas…

 

 

 

Or you can try this website

Have you tried rag rug Christmas decorations?

Great for using up spare fabric or old clothes!

What you need to bring will be up to you but I would suggest the following ….

Felt – try Wilkinson, Pound shops for cheap felt

Buttons

Basic sewing kit

Ribbons

Fabric

Beads & wire – Bunyip is the place to go, ask for advice & the lovely ladies will help

Paper & pens for templates

Hessian & hook for rag rugs 

There will be a prize for the most creative decoration!

Spaces are filling up….. don't forget to book online to secure your place.

See you there!

February 22nd

 

 

I love bring your own project night…….. it's great to see so many different things happening!

 

 

Felt brooches, knitting, card making, peg bag & a fancy dress costume!

 

 

More Knitting!

 

How clever is my 6 year old niece???? We were all very impressed with this!

 

 

I love these little baby vests…… you'll be hearing a lot more about this!

Fancy knitting some for charity?

Email me & I'll pass on the details….. we plan to do a meeting later in the year.

IMPORTANT NEWS

This was our last Wednesday meeting

From March we will be meeting on the 1st Tuesday of every month.

Our next meeting is Tuesday 6th March……. to secure your place you must book online…… unfortunately I can no longer reserve places.

You can pay via PayPal on this website…. easy!!!

 

More details about March 6th to follow!

 

 

 

Yarn Bombing – 7th February 2012

 

 

Many thanks to all the lovely Make, Do and Mend ladies who came on Tuesday 7th February for our first…… oh yes they'll be more!!!….. yarn bombing evening!

We had great fun & the city Centre looked great after we finished. 

 

We even made it on the local newspaper website…….. Express & Echo

 

 

I've had lots of emails from people who have now found us saying it brought a smile to their faces!

We've also been invited to a special event at the Cathedral in May…… more on that once it's been confirm.

Enjoy the photo's & keep spreading the word!

Our next meeting is Wednesday 22nd February……… bring your own project.

 

See you there!

It’s Another Sell Out!

The Make, Do & Mend event for next Tuesday, 18th January is now completely sold out. To avoid disappointment, book your place for the next meeting on February 7th via my brand new website at http://josiemary.com. Members can also book online at the discounted price.

All previous booking problems are now fixed, so why not pop along and see what’s new?

Thanks for your patience.

Josie