Showing posts from February, 2013

Lena's in Limerick, Ireland Holds a Special Open Day

Lena's Sewing & Knitting Centre in Limerick had an interesting week with our Product Specialist Gill Rogers. She was there for 3 days to demonstrate our range of sewing and embroidery machines. A quote in the local Limerick Post says: "Lena's Sewing is now one of the busiest shops in Limerick as the recession has brought people back to the basics of knitting and sewing. A lot of people are making things from home, setting up machines and running small businesses". Lena's has been open for 17 years, and whilst other companies are closing their doors, her business is thriving. "I have excellent staff who are knowledgeable and competent in all aspects of our product line and business." In the newspaper article Lena speaks of diversifying, increasing and improving their product range and service all the time. In stock they have the full range of Brother machines. They also stock knitting yarns and machines; whilst they also embroider many items li

Lords Sewing have expanded into a New Crafts and Sewing Centre at Oswaldtwistle Mills

A much larger Lords Sewing opened on 6th February in the new Craft and Sewing Centre located next to Stockleys Sweets. The new centre is a dedicated specialist department with a much expanded Carole’s Crafts who have also introduced many new ranges to their Oswaldtwistle Mills offering. Add to this a huge selection of exclusive products imported by Lords which include Anita Goodesign Embroidery Collections, Floriani threads and stabilisers, Jenny Haskins Designs and stabilisers plus smaller items such as specialised thread squissors. Lords Sewing are now in their 14th year at the Mill and have a reputation that attracts customers from all over the UK for their specialist products and helpful service. Brother Sewing and Embroidery Machines from less than £100 up to £9,000 are on display for customers to see, touch and use. Lords are a one-stop centre for all Brother accessories, spares, software, servicing and tuition. Their range of Horn Furniture has been expand