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WOW! We are so chuffed to have been nominated by you, our lovely customers, in the British Sewing Awards 2021 in the “Best Independent Retailer – South West England” category! A massive thank you if you nominated us and please, please please do go and cast your final vote online … there’s chances to win some great prizes and every entry receives some freebie patterns to download.

Cast your vote here www.sewmag.co.uk/awards or click on the logo to the left – it’s Q26 if you want to skip the rest (just press enter to skip through the questions) but don’t forget to cast your vote for us!!

This really means a lot to us here in Haberdasherdo Towers, especially in such a tumultuous year, and we’re very proud of what we’ve achieved since opening in September 2019. Customers are at the heart of what we do and we love doing it but without you, we wouldn’t be here.  So, do pop us a vote and do pop in to see us sometime!

Jane, Helen & Ali – Team Haberdasherdo


Our normal opening hours are 9.30am to 5pm Monday to Friday, and 9.30am until 4pm on Saturdays.

About us…

Situated in the heart of Southbourne Grove in sunny Bournemouth, we stock a vast range of haberdashery items for all your sewing and dressmaking needs, from shoulder pads to knicker elastic and everything in between, as well as fabric, trimmings, decorative finishes, embroidery and tapestry threads, hoops and accessories, wool and knitting essentials, dress and knitting patterns, craft kits, fabric dyes, net curtains, curtain track and more.

Our aim is 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 & the Haberdasherdo Team – Helen & Ali