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We’ve got crochet for beginners, improvers and beyond.  If sewing’s your thing, we’ve got free motion embroidery tasters and bag-making sessions in the pipeline and for the knitters there’s a sock-knitting workshop.  And don’t forget cosy knit & crochet club the first Sunday of the month 6.30pm – 8.30pm

Normal Opening hours: Monday to Friday – 09.30 to 5.00pm and Saturdays until 4.00pm

Your one-stop shop for knitters, sewing enthusiasts, crocheters or just those wishing to learn a new skill.  Situated in the heart of Southbourne Grove in sunny Bournemouth, BH6 3RA, we stock a vast range of haberdashery items for all your sewing and dressmaking needs, from bias binding to buttons, knicker elastic to zips and everything in between.  We also have a comprehensive range of fabrics for dressmaking and soft furnishings, including cotton poplins, viscose, linens, jersey, boucle, McCalls and some indie patterns, trimmings, decorative finishes, Anchor embroidery and tapestry threads, hoops and accessories and fabric dyes.  For knitters and crocheters we stock Sirdar, Stylecraft, King Cole and Rico yarns as well as knitting and crochet essentials, patterns, craft, crochet and knitting kits.  For the home we stock net curtains in 14 different drops and pvc table coverings sold by the metre.

We are also stockists for Brother Sewing Machines.  We have most of the Innov-is A range of machines to demonstrate, along with the F420 and NV1300 sewing & quilting machines.  Also for demo is the 880 embroidery machine and 4234D over locker.  Come in any time for a demonstration.

Our aim is to provide you with the inspiration, skills and equipment to create, learn, make and mend … so whether you need something to jazz up an outfit, some ideas for your kids’ fancy dress, some thread to patch your jeans or you want to learn a new skill, we can help you haberdasher-do!

Thanks – Jane, Helen & Ali – the Haberdasherdo Crew