Fabulous Fabrics
At Thread and Fold we have been an industrious lot! Over the last month our team led by artist Valerie Carr have been busily, and diligently, creating a new, exciting range of products to inspire, delight and enthral our clients....
A Beautiful Boutique
Welcome back to the Thread and Fold blog where we bring you the very latest in our handmade embroidery kits, slow stitch pieces and our new designs. As September beckons and the promise of long, colder evening heralds in we...
Fabulous Fabrics
Welcome back to the Thread and Fold blog where we showcase our gorgeous, handmade embroidery kits, slow stitch embroideries and our fabulous online haberdashery. As you may have seen if you follow us on social media, this week we have been...
Beautiful Buttons
Welcome back to the Thread & Fold blog where we bring you our very own updates and insights. As you may know, our beautiful handmade embroidery kits have become incredibly popular over the last few months. Could this be lockdown...
New Slow Stitch Pieces
Welcome back to the Thread and Fold blog where we bring you the bery latest in our handmade embroidery kits, embroidery wall art and our curated haberdashery of gorgeous items. It brings us enormous pleasure to dedicate this blog entry...
The History of Embroidery
Welcome back to the Thread and Fold blog where we showcase the very best in our embroidery wall art, handmade embroidery kits and more. Now, if you have been following us on social media you would have seen, aside from our very exciting...
What is Slow Stitching UK?
Welcome back to the Thread and Fold blog where we showcase our latest handmade embroidery kits, printed fabrics for embroidery and embroidery art. This week on our social media channels we have been celebrating slow stitching with our gorgeous slow...
5 Basic Embroidery Stitches
Welcome back to the Thread & Fold blog where, each week, we share our exciting updates, latest handmade embroidery kits and offer insights into our passion and business. As we continue to expand our business we want to share our...
How to choose the right needle and thread for embroidery
Welcome back to the Thread and Fold where we showcase the latest in our framed embroideries and embroidery kits, offering an insight into our passion to the craft. In today's blog, we excitedly open our kit to showcase the wonderful...
Inspiration and Georgian Houses
Inspiration, the fleeting moment of passion, can come at any given notice. From the wanderings through country lanes to the spark of an idea that can, seamlessly, arrive from nowhere. At Thread and Fold our handmade embroidery kits have been...
English country garden
I really enjoyed making this embroidery of a row of Georgian houses with a pretty garden.
Sharp Stork Scissors
Scissors were invented by the Romans around 100 AD...
Creating atmosphere with colour and texture
Choosing the colours and textures to wear, home décor to surround us and even the way that we arrange our 'stuff' around us.
It started with a stitch!
Thread and Fold is a brand new venture for me and it is a creative 'something' that has been bubbling up in me for quite a while.
Slowing down the stitches...
Embroidery is a very relaxing and meditative process for me. As soon as the needle is threaded and I start to stitch away, my mind begins to slow down to a more natural pace. I feel like I've been given...