Rainbow of Lecien Cosmo Embroidery Floss on an enamel tray

Cross Stitch + Embroidery with Cosmo Floss

Lecien Cosmo Floss is the ultimate rainbow around the workroom! 501 vivid shades of cotton bring joy to the playful practice of creating palettes, mixing strands and embellishing projects through embroidery and cross stitch.
June 27, 2024 — rosa moniz tarle
Canadian Designed + Produced Goods

Canadian Designed + Produced Goods

the workroom has a long history of cheering on Canadian designed + produced goods. Our support and shout outs are an ever evolving aspect of our shop practices.
June 27, 2024 — rosa moniz tarle
Bernina Sergers for Construction + Edges + Finishing

Bernina Sergers for Construction + Edges + Finishing

Enhance your garment + accessory construction with the addition of Serger skills in your repertoire! We recommend our Serger Essentials workshop as a compliment and pre-requisite to many of our Apparel classes and for use in Studio. Students appreciate the professional finish to their projects as they learn to sew woven garments and assemble knits. 
June 13, 2024 — rosa moniz tarle
Tags: Bernina serger
Bernina Sewing Machines in Workshops + Studios + Home

Bernina Sewing Machines in Workshops + Studios + Home

Over fifteen years ago we chose to outfit our Studios and Workshops with Bernina Sewing Machines. These reliable and robust domestic machines stand up to rigorous use in the hands of everyone working in our classes, from beginner sewists to garment makers to patchwork enthusiasts.
June 07, 2024 — rosa moniz tarle
Tags: Bernina
In stock! Kona Full Colour  Bundles

In stock! Kona Full Colour Bundles

365 pieces of the rainbow are beautifully folded, labelled and organized into rows following the Kona Colour Card (we pop one in there for colour matching fun)!

Choose your dimension of the Kona Full Colour Line Bundle 365 and create a myriad of projects from this unique spectrum!

May 24, 2024 — Alexis Da Silva-Powell
Fabric Care! Soak Flatter

Fabric Care! Soak Flatter

Add Soak Flatter to your sustainable fabric care practice!

Spritz to:

  • freshen fabric between washings
  • iron starch-free
  • release + resist wrinkles + static
  • flatten seams + finger press while sewing
May 24, 2024 — Alexis Da Silva-Powell
Soak Wash Spring Refresh

Soak Wash Spring Refresh

Use Soak Wash for your Springtime closet rotation and cleaning around your home! Check out step by step instructions and ideas at Soak School. Tackle everything from spot cleaning rugs and furniture, to washing fabrics, bedding, knits and more! Glean tips for testing colour fastness and storage ideas. Learn when to machine or hand wash and dry, and solutions on how to set up your laundry space.
May 17, 2024 — Alexis Da Silva-Powell
Tags: Canadian Soak
New! Kona Solid Bundles

New! Kona Solid Bundles

We look for inspiration for our Kona Solids bundles in all places. This week you'll find two new bundles added to our vast collection of 130+ options, all unique to the workroom. Daybreak is a blue and white collection with a pop of honey that coordinates perfectly with new Cotton + Steel Break of Dawn collection. Sometimes our inspiration comes directly from your orders - Kaleidoscope is a slice of the rainbow that we lifted from Maiko's fun solids order last week!

April 26, 2024 — Alexis Da Silva-Powell
Stock Up & Save! Mettler Cotton Thread

Stock Up & Save! Mettler Cotton Thread

Buy 5 or more spools of Mettler 100% Cotton Silk Finish Thread and save 10% on your little bundle of colour! When 5 or more spools are added to your cart an automatic discount is applied to each 150m or 500m grouping of spools, including our popular Mettler Colour Match service. Just let us know which fabrics you'd like matched (or contrasted) in the notes and we'll do the rest!

 

April 19, 2024 — Alexis Da Silva-Powell
Pre-Order! the workroom Supply Mugs

Pre-Order! the workroom Supply Mugs

At our Sprucedale Grand Opening Celebrations we launched (and sold out of) a few new goodies! Rest assured, more are on the way! the workroom Supply Enamel and Ceramic Mugs will hold your favourite hot or cold beverages while you start your day, make projects or curl up to dream of your next endeavour!
April 19, 2024 — Alexis Da Silva-Powell
In Stock

In Stock

We keep our favourite items rolling into the shop on a regular basis, because we know and love their quality, look and feel as we work. Ask us if one of our tried and true favourites could be your new discovery! Peruse our Staff Picks for some inspiration, our Gift Guide Collections or send us an email for some personal suggestions.
February 09, 2024 — Alexis Da Silva-Powell
New! Kona Colour of the Year : Julep

New! Kona Colour of the Year : Julep

Each year we look forward to a fresh and unique pop of colour to help focus creative energy from Kona.  This year they've given us the crisp and light green, Julep!

We look forward to seeing this limited edition 2024 Colour of the Year land in your very special projects in the near future. You won't find this distinctive shade in our shop curated Kona Solid Bundles or the Full Colour Line Sets due to its limited availability.

February 09, 2024 — Alexis Da Silva-Powell