Everyone starts a new year by saying "New year, new me" and what better way is there to a 'new you' than by taking interest in a new hobby!?
If you're in a last minute rush for Christmas presents and have a 'sewing-mad' loved one in mind then look no further than the amazing offers on Hobkirk's website
Hobkirks retail assistant Steph visited the Knitting & Stitching Show at Harrogate last weekend
December is a very busy month at Hobkirks in the lead up to Christmas. Here are some important dates for your diaries:
Hobkirks is ecstatic with their model of the new Husqvarna Designer Epic Sewing and Embroidery Machine.
As people stroll past the Darwen Street shop and peer through the arch-shaped windows, they may assume that Hobkirks only sell sewing machines, however they couldn’t be more mistaken...
Hobkirk Sewing Machines are pleased to announce that their two trainees; Lewis Aspden and Bailey Wallace have successfully completed their two-year apprenticeship.
Sewing Bee star has Blackburn Heritage Festival buzzing
National Sewing Month is in full swing and we are getting lots of calls and emails from new and experienced crafters asking for advice and inspiration.
Fashion designer, Patrick Grant, known to millions as a celebrity judge on the BBC Great British Sewing Bee programme, is to visit the Blackburn Heritage Festival to open a museum of sewing machines next week.
Industrial sewing machines represent a significant investment
Find your perfect embroidery machine today!
Hobkirk’s currently have a selection of Janome sewing machines available to buy, each supplied with a price discount and valuable free gift.
The Performance 5.0 IDT from Pfaff Sewing Machines will make your crafting dreams come true
The exceptional quality and durability of Pfaff sewing machines was highlighted recently by a former U.S soldier, who shared her experience in a blog post.
Last week, we gave details of the first two of five models we recommend for the novice and the three following sewing machines complete our recommendations.
Here, we look in more detail at some of the Adjustoform models we currently have available.
We have received lots of emails asking us which sewing machines are best for beginners and so we have put together five of the best in a two-part article.
Janome is the world’s biggest manufacturer of domestic sewing machines and you will find them on crafters’ tables from New York to New Zealand.
Brother sewing machines number among the best in the world and the company had produced more than 50m models at the last count in 2012.