Bobbins and buttons is run by Julia. Mum to two children who has always been a passionate sewer.
Julia started to sew as a young child taught by her mum until she left school.
After school she studied Fashion design gaining an OND and an HND followed by a career as a fashion designer for many years.
In 2004 Julia spent several months in South Africa as a volunteer teacher for the women of a disadvantaged community at Neiu Bethesda art school. During this time, she discovered a new love for teaching.
After returning to the UK she set up a young fashion brand with 2 colleagues. The brand was sold worldwide in over 100 boutique outlets.
Becoming a mum inspired Bobbins and Buttons a business where all Julia’s skills and passions could be put together under one umbrella.