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We know how daunting buying textiles online can be…

The very nature of our business relies heavily on colour and texture. Both of which can be hard to translate via a computer screen. Though we try our best, there will always be factors beyond our control. 

We welcome shop visitors but we please ask for you to book an appointment.

There are a few reasons why we do this…

  • We want you to have the best experience possible. Give you dedicated time to understand your project and fabric requirements, so we can offer you our best advice, knowledge and expertise, free from distractions.
  • We love to get to know our customers, hear travel stories, and talk about shared experiences. Whatever the topic...Africa, textiles, family, history, travel, sewing.
  • We are also a young family. The appointment system allows us to manage our time better. Giving us freedom to choose when we dedicate time to the business, when we have family time and (most importantly) when best to schedule buying trips to Africa!

Thank you for your understanding.

Jenny & Wally

Booking an Appointment

Click the ‘Book now’ button below (or anywhere it appears on the website) and you will automatically be re-directed to our booking page.

Click on ‘Shop Visit’ and pick a day and a time slot that suits you. You are not obligated to stay the whole 2 hours. You can come on your own or bring friends. (6-8 people is best).

You will then be asked to input your contact details and confirm your booking.

A confirmation email will be sent and a reminder email the day before your appointment. 

Click here to book the appointment using setmore

Reschedule or cancel your appointment.

If your plans change you can cancel or re-arrange your appointment at any time via your confirmation email.

Alternatively you can contact us via the details below to arrange an appointment time suitable for all. 


t: +44(0)7923364393

Shop location, Access and Parking

Located on the out-skirts of the beautiful Pennines, with peaceful walks, independent shops & cafes in Meltham and the surrounding  villages. A visit to us can make a glorious day out.

33B Greens End Road
Meltham, Holmfirth

We are in the unit behind the hair dresser and dog grooming salon. 

If you have trouble finding us, call us on either number below

t: +44 (0)1484 850629 | m: +44 (0)7923 364393


We are located up a flight of 16 stairs. Though they are 'access friendly' with a low rise and a wide step. We regret we can not accomodate wheelchair users at this moment in time.


There is limited parking directly outside the shop but free parking available on the surrounding streets.

Food and drink in Meltham

Gerry's Café

Our pal Gemma and her team are always busy in this welcoming, home-style café. Bob always has pie and peas, except when he has Yorkshire pudding piled with roast beef and gravy. Magie loves her toasties. Best espresso and cappucino in Meltham. Highly rated at 4.5 on Tripadvisor.

33 Huddersfield Road, Meltham, HD9 4AF

t: 07921 465785

Two Valleys Deli

A Meltham institution and the best place to go for takeaway sandwiches - especially bacon and sausages reared on the family farm. Best pork  pies and Scotch eggs on the planet. Good salad boxes as well. Top rated 5.0 on Tripadvisor.

4 Green End Road, HD9 5NW

If you're visiting the shop, why not drop by Gerry's Café  for lunch? Here's Bob's favourite - pie 'n' peas. Yummy!

Accommodation around Meltham

Given that we are right in the glorious Pennines, we're amazed that Meltham doesn't have more accommodation right here in the village.

There are various options available on Airbnb: search for Meltham and Holmfirth.

Holmfirth Tourist Info

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