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Promoting the craft and heritage of patchwork and quilting in the UK.

Patchwork and quilting fabrics, a good choice of wadding in natural and manmade fibres, notions and haberdashery.

Here at New Forest Fabrics we stock fabric collections from Art Gallery, Free Spirit, Makower UK, and Michael Miller to name but a few. All fabrics are suitable for patchwork, dressmaking and many other fabric crafts.

Stocks over 3,000 patchwork and quilting fabrics, books, equipment and accessories. Full programme of classes, and open house every Monday and Friday.

At Sands2 Event Catering we offer a personal approach to every customer, as we know that no two events are the same. We are a husband and wife team with over 20 years of professional catering experience and are dedicated to ensuring your function, however big or small, goes smoothly.

In our online shop you will find designer fabrics from Makower UK, Riley Blake and Red Rooster among others. We also stock a range of fantastic quality wool from King Cole, craft gifts and selected haberdashery items.

Singer Sewing Centre
18 Whitefield Road, New Milton (no website). Sewing machine sales, after sales service including instruction and backup, sewing machine service and repair, threads and accessories.

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Provides specialist palliative care and support to those facing life-limiting illness and their loved ones, in both a home and hospice setting.

Working to improve the quality of life of people affected by dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Programmes for underprivileged children in Vietnam and Mongolia providing protection, access to basic care and educational opportunities.

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