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Opportunities for Freelance Work with Patchwork Castle

UPDATE March 2017 – We’re not currently looking for freelancers but if you’d like us to keep your details and file please do go ahead and fill in the form at the end of the post, and I’ll contact you if that changes. Thanks! Chris   Patchwork Castle is a small business making patchwork memory […]

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Make Your Own Memory Quilt Tutorial – Testers Wanted

UPDATE Our ‘Make Your Own Memory Quilt’ tutorial package is now available to purchase! Join us here http://www.everythingkeepsake.co.uk    Patchwork Castle are offering a fantastic opportunity to three lucky people to test our new ‘Make Your Own Memory Quilt’ tutorial package! About our Make Your Own Memory Quilt Tutorial Package This Autumn we’ll be launching a fabulous […]

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Cheater Patchwork Fabric

Here’s a fabulous idea! If you are new to patchwork and quilting you might just want to practice machine quilting or hand quilting without all the time involved in sewing together lots of patchwork pieces. A great solution is to start by using a fabric that looks like it’s made from lots of pieces of fabric but is really a […]

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Caring For Your Memory Quilt

We include detailed care instructions with every memory quilt, memorial quilt and bespoke quilt with specific advice where necessary. Here’s some extra advice and information about caring for your new quilt.  How Your Memory Quilt Is Made All our patchwork quilts are carefully crafted and if cared for correctly should give you many years of use. […]

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On postage…

We get lots of questions from our customers about postage, particularly relating to memory quilts, memorial quilts and keepsake cushions. It can understandably be very nerve wracking sending such precious items through the post.I thought it might be helpful to sum up how and why we do things at Patchwork Castle, and to give some […]

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New beginnings

30 November – a special day in several ways. Today it is one year since I left safe, well paid employment to focus entirely on Patchwork Castle. One whole year!!!! Time has really flown. The last year has been a crazy journey. I’ve fought with serious illness that made me question leaving the security of paid […]

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Gift Vouchers from Patchwork Castle

I’m really pleased to now be able to offer Gift Vouchers for all Patchwork Castle products! If you would like to make a gift of Memory Quilt, Memorial Quilt, Personalised Cushion or Bespoke Patchwork Quilt then Patchwork Castle Gift Vouchers offer the perfect solution. Gift Vouchers are particularly suitable if you’d like to make a […]

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