Flo-Jo Boutique

Monday, 27 October 2014

Happy Halloween!

It's nearing Halloween and the Day of the Dead Festival. We've got our bunting up in the window and you can make some too, with our Happy Halloween Bunting Kit at just £12. It comes with; bunting tape, orange and black fabric and the printed Happy Halloween fabric. 

Our Day of the Dead window celebrates and gives thanks to our family no longer here and our ancestors, without whom we wouldn't be here! Our families seem to sit very happily together surrounded by flowers! 

Saturday, 25 October 2014

Rainy day fun!

In need of a few ideas for the kids this half term?

Why not pop into Flo-Jo Boutique and pick up a craft kit or two to entertain them on a rainy day.

We've got lots to choose from for different ages and abilities. Molly the rabbit is a popular choice for the girls and our felt shark is fun for the boys too. Plus, you might find a treat for yourself as well!

I want to have a go at making the little Scottie Dogs, they're so sweet. 

Have a lovely half term everyone! 

Molly the Rabbit £15
Felt Shark £5, Felt Crocodile £5, Felt Dinosaur £4.50

The Crafty Kit Co projects, £10- £13 

Saturday, 11 October 2014

Vintage Pattern Cape Coat Course

New to our workshop calendar is a fabulous vintage pattern winter cape coat. It will be running for 5 weeks starting on Thursday 6th November 6:30-9pm. £120 including wool fabric.

You will learn how to follow a vintage pattern, line or bind your cape, make welt pockets and bound button holes.
You will be able to choose from a selection of wool in the shop. We have a choice of plain colours, as well as check, tartan, and the very on trend houndstooth. This is included in the price of the course.
You will also need lining fabric or binding and buttons.

For more information or to book onto the course give us a call on 0117 9041498 or pop into the shop.

We are very excited to be running this course and we all know what we'll be wearing this winter!

Saturday, 4 October 2014

New in this week!

We are very excited to have had a delivery of new winter fabrics this week, with more to come, throughout October.

Tartans are a popular winter staple and we've got two lovely styles in so far; a traditional Royal Stewart red tartan and a more subtle blue black tartan.  We also have a very on trend monochrome Hound-tooth, which would make a fabulous statement pencil skirt or pair of tapered trousers.
There is also a beautiful Herringbone organic cotton.

They are available in the shop now, so pop down to ‘check’ them out.

Royal Stewart red tartan 70% polyester, 30% wool, 148cm wide £12 per metre.

Blue/black tartan 60% polyester, 30% wool, 10% other 148cm wide, £12 per metre.

Hound tooth 70% wool, 15% polyester, 15% other, 148cm wide, £15 per metre.

Herringbone organic cotton, 118cm wide, £18 per metre.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Flo-jo Boutique is the creative baby of Delia and Erika two seamstresses from Bristol specialising in lingerie and vintage styled garments. Designers of sewing kits and creators of sewing parties their shop in Bristol and online shop are home to a gorgeous range of quality fabrics and haberdahsery, craft kits, books and handmade gifts.