Join us at Thread 2018

Join us at Farnham Maltings from 9am – 6pm on Saturday 30 June 2018 to celebrate textiles, sewing and all things craft. Enjoy a vibrant marketplace, talks, demonstrations, exhibitions and bookable workshops!  All patterns sold on the day will receive a gorgeous “made by An Avid Seamstress” label to sew into their garment. Tickets for thread…a festival […]

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Party dresses at the ready!

DID SOMEONE SAY P-A-R-T-Y? the New Craft House Winter Party is back! We know we’re not supposed to mention Christmas yet (although, um…it really is only 10 Fridays away), so instead we’re going to shout from the rooftops about the super exciting Winter Party that’s returning on the 9th December. Organised by the lovely team […]

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The Great British Sewing Bee Live

We are still beaming after an incredibly successful show at The Great British Sewing Bee Live. Our stand was buzzing and we got the chance to meet so many of our instagram friends and all the incredible seamstresses that have made our garments! We met so many new friends and were delighted that people that […]

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Come and meet us at the best shows of the 2017

sewing shows the avid seamstress exhibits at

We’ve got some exciting news to share with you. We’re excited to be exhibiting at both the Great British Sewing Bee Live 21-24 September and Thread 30 September. Great British Sewing Bee Live Excel London 21-24 September 2017 With the Great British Sewing Bee Live 2017 just around the corner, we can’t help but count down […]

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