On the podcast

This is a ‘stop-press’ kind of blog-post. Since the early days of my small textiles business, I have been reading a weekly blog entitled ‘While She Naps’ by Abby Glassenberg (www.whileshenaps.com). Abby Glassenberg at her desk, photo by┬áLisa Neighbors Abby is herself a small business owner: she has written patterns for making soft toys and…

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Knitting & Stitching Show 2018

This event in Harrogate, in November, has been on my calendar for years. I heard about it first when I was doing a day-a-week embroidery class at Northumberland College of Art & Design. The course was a City & Guilds in Design and Embroidery (now sadly being withdrawn). Doing that course over two years led…

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