Profiling THE RUIA GROUP LTD – It’s a Family Affair

TSS has profiled a good few family founded and family run businesses, but one would be hard pressed to find a business which houses so many family members with clearly defined and evenly distributed roles and responsibilities within the company. The Ruia Group was incorporated in 1993 and is operated from the Edwardian built, Grade … More Profiling THE RUIA GROUP LTD – It’s a Family Affair

How to Make a Quilted Cushion / Scatter Cushion

The post published yesterday here at TSS, showcased a handmade, quilted table runner using a printed chambray fabric called Sunflower Indigo Garden by clothing retailer Seasalt Cornwall. The sharing of this recent sewing project continues today with How to Make a Quilted Cushion to match the table runner. Note that step-by-step pictures will sometimes illustrate … More How to Make a Quilted Cushion / Scatter Cushion

How to Make a Quilted Indigo Sunflower Table Runner

The fabric used lends itself very well to quilting around each and every Sunflower and the use of some fancy, embroidery stitches looks cool too, but if you’re are going to try reproduce this like-for-like please know it isn’t a quick project though it is worthwhile to be patient as the result is very effective. … More How to Make a Quilted Indigo Sunflower Table Runner

Are there any towels and facecloths still made in England?

    This posting links to a blog called UK MADE which, like TSS, investigates the manufacturing stories behind a vast array of UK manufactured consumer goods and well known British Brands; then and now. Originally posted in April 2014 the author asks ‘are there any towels and facecloths still made in England?‘ Source:¬†https://ukmade.wordpress.com/2014/04/02/are-there-any-towels-and-facecloths-still-made-in-england/