LADY PATCHWORK COMES TO TOWN

Retrospective of Sonia Delaunay at Tate Modern, 15 April to 9 August                       As Significant Seams puts the finishing stitches in its 2015 patchwork quilt, I went along to Tate

/ No comments

LADY PATCHWORK COMES TO TOWN

Retrospective of Sonia Delaunay at Tate Modern, 15 April to 9 August                       As Significant Seams puts the finishing stitches in its 2015 patchwork quilt, I went along to Tate

/ No comments

Speed Volunteering Stories: Introduction

Have you ever considered volunteering, but decided against it because you’re too busy to commit to something every week, or you’re not sure what kind of volunteering you’d like to do? Well, Significant Seams is working with Team London, the

/ No comments

Speed Volunteering Stories: Introduction

Have you ever considered volunteering, but decided against it because you’re too busy to commit to something every week, or you’re not sure what kind of volunteering you’d like to do? Well, Significant Seams is working with Team London, the

/ No comments

Stories from the ESL class: Gardening at Lloyd Park

A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to join Zelda’s ESL class on a trip outside the classroom to help develop their conversational skills. The class is designed to focus less on traditional ESL learning methods and expectations and

/ No comments

Stories from the ESL class: Gardening at Lloyd Park

A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to join Zelda’s ESL class on a trip outside the classroom to help develop their conversational skills. The class is designed to focus less on traditional ESL learning methods and expectations and

/ No comments

Kids Time! Celebrate St George’s Day with Significant Seams!

Wood Street Village Fete: A community celebration of St George’s Day Date: Saturday 25 April 2015 Time: 12 noon -4 pm Place: Wood St Plaza, Walthamstow, London E17     Significant Seams is running a series of kid’s craft workshops

/ No comments

Kids Time! Celebrate St George’s Day with Significant Seams!

Wood Street Village Fete: A community celebration of St George’s Day Date: Saturday 25 April 2015 Time: 12 noon -4 pm Place: Wood St Plaza, Walthamstow, London E17     Significant Seams is running a series of kid’s craft workshops

/ No comments

Celebrating International Women’s Day

On Sunday we celebrated International Women’s Day at Waltham Forest’s Assembly Hall.   We recreated our community living room and gave taster sessions of the programmes we are currently running at Significant Seams. The response was amazing! We would like

/ No comments

Celebrating International Women’s Day

On Sunday we celebrated International Women’s Day at Waltham Forest’s Assembly Hall.   We recreated our community living room and gave taster sessions of the programmes we are currently running at Significant Seams. The response was amazing! We would like

/ No comments

Dutch Wax Fabric Arrives in Walthamstow

YINKA SHONIBARE MBE shows his new work The William Morris Family Album at the William Morris Gallery. Significant Seams interviewed the curator Carien Kremer at the exhibition. How did the collaboration between the museum and Yinka Shonibare come about? A

/ No comments

Dutch Wax Fabric Arrives in Walthamstow

YINKA SHONIBARE MBE shows his new work The William Morris Family Album at the William Morris Gallery. Significant Seams interviewed the curator Carien Kremer at the exhibition. How did the collaboration between the museum and Yinka Shonibare come about? A

/ No comments

Amazing Evening Sewing Machine Classes

Let us introduce our wonderful tutors of our evening classes! If you are interested in learning how to use and perfect the sewing machine and take something beautiful home with you at the end of the night – these classes

/ No comments

Amazing Evening Sewing Machine Classes

Let us introduce our wonderful tutors of our evening classes! If you are interested in learning how to use and perfect the sewing machine and take something beautiful home with you at the end of the night – these classes

/ No comments

Teenager Freya Pigott’s take on the Changing Roles of Women

Teenager Freya Pigott has gravitated towards politics following a school art project – it led her to reflect on the role of women today. The completed artwork exhibited at the “Art of Feminism” Exhibition in London last October where our “Women

/ No comments

Teenager Freya Pigott’s take on the Changing Roles of Women

Teenager Freya Pigott has gravitated towards politics following a school art project – it led her to reflect on the role of women today. The completed artwork exhibited at the “Art of Feminism” Exhibition in London last October where our “Women

/ No comments

How would you represent the changing role of women?

In the twentieth century women’s roles have shifted in unprecedented ways – in the workplace, economy and families – which has affected the social order. From governance to social etiquette, the changing roles of women over the last fifty years

/ No comments

How would you represent the changing role of women?

In the twentieth century women’s roles have shifted in unprecedented ways – in the workplace, economy and families – which has affected the social order. From governance to social etiquette, the changing roles of women over the last fifty years

/ No comments

Tangled Yarns: Fashion Conscious

Earlier I, aka Poesie Grenadine, explained that, through Tangled Yarns, Alke Schmidt reminds us of the obscure and murky chain of supply in the textile industry. But it was ever thus; Tangled Yarns explores the (dirty) politics and morality of the textiles industry from the 1700s

/ No comments

Tangled Yarns: Fashion Conscious

Earlier I, aka Poesie Grenadine, explained that, through Tangled Yarns, Alke Schmidt reminds us of the obscure and murky chain of supply in the textile industry. But it was ever thus; Tangled Yarns explores the (dirty) politics and morality of the textiles industry from the 1700s

/ No comments