Wow! I didn’t know I’d get such a positive response for the photo on Facebook of my vintage Gutermann unit I found! For you people not in the know (and why on earth are you not following my Facebook page?!), I have bought this little beast to hold all the Gutermann threads for sale in… Continue reading #SaveGary
Well this blog has come a little later than I would have liked, but that can only be a good thing in that I have been CRAAAAAZY-busy getting things sorted! First things first, I’m sure you’ve all been on the edge of your seats wondering how the wallpapering went last weekend. Let me tell you… Continue reading Busy, busy, busy
So, the decorating of my little empire has begun! ‘im indoors has been put to good use on his days off and has been painting the shop in this rather understated (!) shade of “Miami Mint”, which is probably the closest a shop in Roberttown will ever come to being like a Floridian building. The wallpapering… Continue reading It’s coming on…!
My first Sales Rep came today! I was uber-excited, which was strange. I’d never been excited over seeing a Sales Rep before. Although with the best will in the world, I suppose there’s only so much excitement you can muster over metal and fans. Anyway, this Rep was from a fabric wholesaler who sell designs from… Continue reading I think we’re gonna need a bigger shop…
Right, I’ve been contemplating what I want my shop to be. Yes, I know it’s going to be a fabric shop and haberdashery, but what do I WANT it to be? I think the old bullet points are going to have to make an appearance…! I want the shop to be a place which welcomes… Continue reading Fabricate…The Plan
Here it is, Ladies and Gents…I have finally taken the plunge and acquired my own shop in the delightful little village of Roberttown, West Yorkshire! To be honest, setting up a shop has probably happened a bit earlier than I intended to in my life plan (how very American!) but I came across this lovely little… Continue reading Fabricate…the Beginning