This tired and tatty oak chair has been given a makeover with vintage patchwork fabric.
Now on sale in Goods and Chattels, Market Place, Howden.
This weeks favourite acquisitions: 5 metres of vintage Harris Tweed, some Liberty Ianthe fabric and a
vintage screen which I have dressed with French fabric and a fabulous stylised 1950s leaf print.
The screen will be on sale at The Festival of Vintage, York Racecourse on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th
April. See you there.
Apologies to anyone trying to look at my web site. Ongoing technical difficulties have delayed the launch date
Work is progressing nicely on my new web site http://www.sagodesign.co.uk. and with luck we should be up and running this weekend. The launch date will co-ordinate with my first Vintage Fair of the year at the Hospitium, Museum Gardens, York – Sunday February 12th trading from 11am to 4pm.
Business cards have arrived this morning, bunting has been made and a super selection of fabrics are being packed ready to load into the car on Saturday night (weather permitting!)
Below is a sneak preview of some of the fabulous fabrics I will be selling
Crafting is back on the agenda with making do and mending a way of revitalizing your wardrobe. Why my join one of my sewing courses which I run from Goods and Chattels in the Market Square, Howden. Start off with Get To Know Your Sewing Machine – a full days course explaining how to use and maintain your machine. Then as confidence builds move on to simple dressmaking techniques, soft furnishings, bunting etc. I will tailor a course to suit your needs. Courses are from £20 for 2 hours to £45 for a full days tuition. Contact me direct or Goods and Chattels proprietor Clare at http://www.clarelennon.co.uk for further details
New for 2012 Upholstery Techniques
Preparations are already in full swing for my first Vintage Fair of the year: Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair at the Hospitium, Museum Gardens, York on February 12th. Doors open at 11am until 4pm. Unfortunately I will not be in my usual spot but will be on the 1st Floor. But as before I will have a wide range of fabrics from the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s plus some modern prints with a vintage look. Looking forward to seeing you.