Away Teaching

Hello everyone I will be away teaching at our Ighali South Africa convention next week so the shop will be closed as from Friday 22nd-30th August. When I get back I will be releasing the midnight owl kit so keep a lookout! Untill next time wherever you are be it winter, spring, summer or autumn […]


Black & White Whitework Kits

Charcoal Butterfly

Hello everyone I am thrilled to announce that the first two black and white Whitework kits are here and available in the Etsy shop for sale.  You can find them here. Supplies are limited whilst stocks last as the threads are imported from France so there could be some delay in re-stocking.  The first is […]


Concerns About Satin Stitch

Examples of satin stitch

Hello Everyone I will be releasing the first two black and white, Whitework kits next week, they are being packed as we speak and wanted to address some of the concerns you may have about satin stitch.  I dislike that word “concerns” because it conjurs up images of something to be “concerned” about!  In fact […]


Back from holiday

Le Morne Mauritius

Hello Everyone Hope all is good with you?  I have just got back from a week in Mauritius with my family – it was divine!  When we left Cape town it was freezing cold and we arrived to warm, sultry sunshine, white beaches and clear blue sea – so I tucked my wrinkly white bits […]


Away on holiday

Hello everyone I will be away on holiday next week for ten days so the shop will be closed for the period 30th June – 11th July.  Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. Meantime wherever you are be it winter, spring, summer or autumn have a wonderful weekend and many happy stitching hours.  Trish



Floreali Shades Of Whitework

Hello Everyone This week it is my great pleasure to announce that the first of the Whitework embroidery kits is available , and in the Etsy Shop here.  This is an entry level kit for those who want to learn the technique and also for those who have some previous experience.  In this kit you […]


Whitework Kits


Hello Everyone Firstly thank you all for the fantastic response to my Moonlit Owl in the last post.             It was lovely to receive such encouragement and positive feedback and I have come up with a plan to re-draw the owl and flowers myself in a similar design. It will […]


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