THE ADVANTAGE OF “ME” TIME.
So many of you have expressed the huge advantages of having time to devote to creative handwork. New skills are being learned, different fabrics and threads experimented with.
The very positive result is the discovery that YOU can make beautiful embroidery cloths and runners, tray cloths, cushions, tapestries and more.
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A modern cross stitch outline of hares to embroider on a tray cloth.
Hands Free Hoop and Tray Embroidery Stand.
No more gripping your hoop in one hand and working with your other hand. This stand is a winner in that it can grip any size embroidery hoop and the tray accommodates all the threads, scissors, thimble etc. you need while working. The stand only needs to be picked up and except for your empty cup of tea or coffee and your pattern, the table is clear!
When folded, this stand is easy to accommodate when travelling. We can fit it, bubble wrapping and all, into one Aramex bag.
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Availability and Increase Stock Prices.
We have received information that there will be a huge increase in the price of DMC threads and we will are compelled to increase our price per skein to R12.90 from 5th August. All imported goods are hard to come by and price increases are inevitable.
Couriers have recovered from the initial re-opening of their service after lockdown and delivery times are almost back to normal.
They are dealing with limited staff, closing of depots due to Covid-19 and an increase in the number of people shopping on line.