Penhawger Farm, Merrymeet, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 3LW
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Shop Opening hours:
Wednesday to Saturday 9.30am - 4pm
26 October, 2019 10:00

Robin Christmas Wall Hanging


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Description: This festive trio of robbins design with holly and ivy leaves is machine appliqued for a quick Christmas project if time is short!  Alternatively you can hand stitch or free machine embroider if you wish.  A small zig-zag stitch has been used to give a soft edge to the applique, a variegated thread could also be used.


  • FQ of fabric for the background, maybe calico, osnaburg or cotton linen
  • FQ 100% cotton fabric for the borders
  • 0.5m 100% cotton fabric for the backing
  • assorted 100% cotton green fabric for the leaves
  • narrow pieces 12″ long of 100% brown cotton fabric for the branches
  • small pieces of red, brown and beige fabric for the robins
  • Bondaweb
  • Vilene M12
  • Wadding 20″ x 29″
  • red buttons or beads for holly berries
  • Threads to match fabrics
  • Black thread for eyes and legs of robbins
  • Sewing machine in good working order that you are familiar with using
  • General sewing kit including pencil, scissors, pins etc

Tutor:  Sue Rowe

Refreshments: Tea, coffee and cake will be provided but you are required to bring a packed lunch.

The venue offers ample free off road parking, disabled access and facilities.