Broadway Yarns … Our Story

We developed the Broadway Yarns brand 3 years ago to honour the history of Trendy Trims as we believe that “small beginnings are the launching pad to great opportunities”. Our inspiration for this brand came from the past, the first premises for Trendy Trims was in Broadway, Newmarket, this small office complex provided an excellent…

Keeping Up With Demand

We were featured on TV3 Newshub on Saturday 23rd May, which was an article focused on business who are trying to keep up with demand. We have seen a huge increase in the demand for knitting and craft items as lockdown has given people time to get into the crafts they love! With our latest…

New Packaging Design Hitting the Shelves

Watch out for our fresh new packaging design that is starting to hit the shelves.  The new design is easier to read, with a subtle sewing themed image across all products.   As with other ranges the product codes are now located conveniently on the back with the barcode. If you would like copies of…

New Broadway Yarn Range for 2020

We have listened to your feedback and have several new and exciting Broadway ranges hitting the shelves in May. We are further developing the Purely Wool range, 100% wool yarns are a classic choice for knitting and crochet projects. The levels of warmth, comfort and durability are hard to match. Our Purely Wool yarns are all…

Blue is the Colour of 2020

Pantone® have announced that the Colour of the Year for 2020 is “Classic Blue”. So we decided to compile a selection of our popular blue shades from zips to thread we have something blue for all your projects this year. Gutermann Sew All Thread Gutermann Extra Upholstery Thread Anchor Stranded Cotton Trendy Dress Zips Double…

Lighting for Longer Summer Nights

A good level of overall lighting in your sewing space can reduce eye strain and fatigue, helping you sew for longer periods of time. There are two new magnifying task lamps in the Triumph range, the Zoom LED Magnifying lamp featuring 56 Bright LEDs all surrounded by a 3x magnifier. The flexible rubber gooseneck allows…

Tropical Teal … Feels like Summer!

Not quite green, not quite blue, this perfect mixture of the two evokes that feeling of a sunny day at the beach and is known to be a universally flattering colour for all. New to the DyeMore line of dyes, Tropical Teal will add a unique punch of colour to any room or wardrobe. Dyemore…

Moving to Paper Bags

As part of our commitment to the environment we are making some changes to how we package our products. For items that we currently package on site like our buttons, elastics, trims and fabric we will be switching to paper bags. Paper bags are 100% biodegradable and recyclable therefore reducing our impact on the environment.…

Re-Usable Produce Bags

It’s now second nature for us to bring re-usable shopping bags to do the grocery shopping but what about bags for fruit and vegetables? If you haven’t gotten around to making your own yet, why not check out our range of Nylon Net, for some inspiration. Nylon net is available in a range of colours,…

Sustainable Ribbon – From Bins to Bows

Introducing a new sustainable ribbon made from 100% used plastic bottles! Berisfords have developed a ribbon which is woven with yarns made from 100% used plastic bottles. Collected via recycling points the bottles are thoroughly cleaned then broken down into smaller plastic elements before being melted back into a liquid form then converted into filaments,…

Adding Flair with Ric Rac

Ric Rac is a wavy trim that is often used to add decorative flair to the edges of garments, tea towels, and other items. Simple but by no means plain, ric rac adds colour and a finished edge to all sorts of creations. We now have an extensive Ric Rac colour range from Rosebrand so…