Autumn Open Day
Saturday, October 13th from
10 am to 4 pm.
Come and join us for our Autumn Open Day. It’s going to be great fun, with loads of other like-minded sewists you can chat to about your favourite fabrics and patterns for the winter… ‘til you’re blue in the face!! And all the tea you can drink and of course cake and sandwiches. ???☕
See our complete Autumn/Winter Fabric Collection
Some of the fabrics available on the day aren’t even in the online shop yet. Be the first to get your hands on them.
There’ll be a 10% discount off everything and some other really special offers, but you have to be here to avail of them. Get here early before they’re all gone.
Annnnnnd if that’s not enough, we’re having another raffle. There’ll be vouchers and sewing kits and other goodies to win just by turning up!
So join us in DressFabrics HQ (near Kells) and Layer up for Autumn!!
The theme for this open day is to Layer up for Autumn. Wear your snuggly sweatshirts or dresses with tights, leggings or jeans and boots. The Autumn/Winter collection has everything you need need to whip up something new for the colder months ahead, did I mention there’ll be 10% of everything on the day?!
Check out our Facebook Events Page I will be updating it regularly with all the info.
To find us – we are situated between Oldcastle and Kells on the R163, approx 1 km the Kells side of Ballinlough Village. If coming from M3 / N3, take the exist north of Kells at Drumbaragh. There are signposts for Oldcastle/Ballinlough and Loughcrew. We are about 3 miles from here and we will have big signs (like in the above photo) at our entrance.
The easiest way is to put our postcode into google maps – A82YT91
Contact us if you need more information.
Things to do in our area:
If you want to make a day out – there are loads of things to do and see in our area. Check out some of these links:
Loughcrew Cairns – Megalithic tombs (similar to Newgrange)
Loughcrew Megalithic Centre
Historic town of Kells
Loughcrew Gardens and Adventure Centre
And there’s lots more a short drive away – Fore Abbey, Mullaghmeen Woods, Girley Bog….
Theres some great cafes and coffee shops close by in Loughcrew Gardens and Loughcrew Megalithic Centre.
Oldcastle: Kraft Kaffe, Happy Cup Cafe, Oldcastle House Hotel
Kells: Book Market, Butterfly Cafe, Insomnia, Headford Arms Hotel.
If you can’t make it – you are always welcome to visit anytime by appointment, just contact us by email – firstname.lastname@example.org or Call Maeve on 087 4395792.
Hopefully see you soon!
Also from the blog…
Hi, Rachael here of @thefrenchseams on Instagram. I am delighted to be writing this for Maeve and the DressFabrics blog. I learnt to sew from my Mum when I was little but it was only when we bought our house that I took out the sewing machine to hem curtains. I...
June 2020 Shop Update Maeve Fanning Hey everyone. This is a gentle reminder of our situation at present.* My priority is my family and getting your online orders ready to ship within 24 hours when possible.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀* I've had a good many calls recently to know...
My February Sewing Projects Here are my thoughts on some of the things I sewed last month Maeve Fanning I've uploaded a video (vlog) to my Youtube Channel about my sewing in February this year. I felt I made more things this month but I only have this one outfit...