Our wee shop is a real treasure.  We stock an ever increasing range of fabrics.

  • 100% cotton ( inc Tilda and Art Gallery)
  • Jersey
  • Viscose
  • Denim
  • Sweatshirt
  • Linen
  • Organic

New stock being delivered approximately every 10 to 14 days, helps us keep a fresh look, enabling customer requests and following trends and seasons.  Unless it’s a basic item, we rarely repeat buy, keeping your look more exclusive.

We proud to stock Independent Patterns, supporting local designers such as Pipedream Patterns, we’re the 1st Scottish stockist of Nina Lee London and have a range which covers all body sizes and shapes. From beginners to improves, not just for women, children and mens wear too.  For quilters we have the wonderful modern patterns from Elizabeth Hartman.

Haberdashery is selected with quality in mind, we love to seek out the helpful tools and gadgets to make life easier. From brands such as

  • Gutermann
  • Prym
  • Clover
  • Milward
  • Klasse


Our current opening hours are:

  • Monday-Friday 10am – 5pm
  • Saturday 10am – 4pm
  • Sunday 10am – 2pm (December only)


You can find us at:

  • 21 Tomatin Road, Hilton, Inverness, IV2 4UA


If you need to call us please do so by ringing:

  • 01463 263007

We really look forward to welcoming you to our happy place, whether you’re just starting out or a long term sewer, come in to chat sewing, feel some fabric and find your ‘sew-jo’.  We do come with a warning though, we tend to get over excited and sewing can become very addictive.

Fiona & Marice xx

(oh and sometimes Oscar, our wee helper, and Louie the shop dog).

9 thoughts on “About

  1. Hi..I would like to order a sample of your green denim for when it comes back in stock. How do I go about that please?

  2. Hi. I want to visit your shop but can’t find an address on your website.?!

    1. Hi Jill.
      Our address is 21 Tomatin Road, Hilton, Inverness, IV2 4UA.

  3. And your opening hours, please (or are they “normal” shop hours) ?!
    I am very glad to hear about you, thanks to a newspaper article (Ross-shire), as I moved back north, bought myself a sewing machine and …… nowhere to buy good fabrics at a reasonable price. Many thanks for opening, hope to visit soon.

    1. Hi Ruth,
      We are open 7 days a week 10am – 5pm except Thursday 10am – 7pm, Saturday 10am – 4pm and Sunday 10am – 2pm. Look forward to meeting you soon!

  4. Hi, do you have sewing classes for beginners?

    1. Hi Adrienne, yes we do. Sign up to our mailing list on our home page and as classes are announced we will add them to our newsletter. For more info follow us on Facebook/Instagram. X

  5. Hi
    I want to thank you for my recent jersey order.
    I was so delighted with the label, bells and note. Such a lovely touch.
    Wendy Whyte (Aberdeen)

    1. Thank you Wendy, so pleased you liked your order. Happy Sewing!

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