Stitch & Steele is a Blog by Fiona set up in 2014 to offer workshops and classes in Worcester. It offers a whole range of “pop-up” workshops and classes on Sewing (dressmaking), Sewing (home furnishings), Knitting, Crochet and Furniture Painting Workshops.
It offers advanced and niche courses such as Intermediate Dressmaking, Quilting and Upholstery.
For those special occasions such as anniversaries, birthdays, Valentine's Day or Christmas, why not give a gift card or a gift voucher by Stitch & Steele? 45% of people say they would rather receive a gift card than a physical present, which they don't have to change for something that fits or […]
Welcome October! Autumn is my 2nd favourite season after Spring - I love all the leaf colours, being snuggled up at home with Bud (my 2 year old Golden Labrador) on the sofa, enjoying a glass of vino rosso in front of the fire, walking through our local woods and being able to cover my […]
Our new Sewing Holidays & Retreats For 2017 & 2018 Sewing holidays and retreats for complete beginners in the UK, France and Italy. We offer some of the best tuition, free sewing machine hire and best venues in the UK and abroad for beginners. We also offer a full 7 day break, not just 5 […]
Our next batch of 6 week beginners courses for dressmaking, home furnishings, crochet and knitting start w/c Mon 12th June, 2017. We have some places available still on the above courses, but as they repeatedly get fully booked, now’s the time to book your place. Attendees are always amazed at what they can achieve in […]
Christmas Is A Coming….. I wasn’t feeling particularly festive until…. our brilliant day at beautiful Pitlands Farm on Saturday, for our festive Christmas Wreath and Table Decorations workshop. How quickly 3 hours zipped by in a daze of greenery, mulled wine, a log fire and some Christmas music….. Kate and I met some lovely ladies […]
Remembrance Day Poppy Crocheting Last night I ran a crochet demo for the lovely ladies of Shrawley Wives & Girlfriends Group (SWAG) at Shrawley Village Hall to help them crochet some poppies for fundraising (Royal British Legion). As its a cause I have always supported, I was happy to help. The fun part was tracking […]
Today is the 1st of September, the first day of Autumn...although the sun is shining and its a balmy 22 degrees. For the last month, I have been planning all of our Christmas workshops for this year and you will see them gradually being updated on the website or via our newsletter. Last year our […]
Our new Sewing Holidays & Retreats Sewing holidays and retreats for complete beginners in the UK, France and Italy. We offer some of the best tuition, free sewing machine hire and best venues in the UK and abroad for beginners. We also offer a full 7 day break, not just 5 days. Our first […]
Wonderful Worcester Show Phew...it's been a manically busy few months and particularly the last 2 weeks, with designing new leaflets for our courses and for Christmas, putting together a residential sewing retreat in Herefordshire for this October, finding venues and materials for our lovely Christmas workshops, trying to get the new website finished....and then the […]