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Patrick Grant @paddygrant United Kingdom

BIG COMMUNITY SEW - Norton & Sons - E. Tautz - Hammond & Co - Community Clothing - Cookson & Clegg - Sewing Bee Agent:MNicholls@unitedagents.co.uk

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Joined Twitter 2/7/09


How can we all play a part in making fashion a force for good in the 21st C? 🐋🌳📢 You can watch @bay_garnetthttps://t.co/pu7ku9L3hI
9/22
2020
Join me tomorrow evening for 'Reimagining the Fashion World', a live panel discussion with @ArizonaMusehttps://t.co/WXArjIQknT
9/19
2020
The Bata shoe factory, East Tilbury, Essex, employed 4,000 people, built quality affordable housing, had a football… https://t.co/JYKFr3QVgv
9/13
2020
H&M's sustainability adverts can fuck right off. You've dyed a top with coffee. Whoop-de-doo. Your entire business… https://t.co/VpFzIA4f7C
9/12
2020
#BritishTextileWeek Go to https://t.co/8r8DKrDiud to read why these brands and designers all love working with Brit… https://t.co/9EGllkciKF
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9/9
2020
For 12 & under category in @bigcommunitysew #GotItCovered competition 12-year-old Theresa Boylan won with a plane… https://t.co/fVmKPB5Juh
Retweeted by Patrick GrantFashion designer, founder of @bigcommunitysew & The Great British Sewing Bee judge @paddygrant explained to… https://t.co/fvJ6CyPGQX
Retweeted by Patrick GrantIn July on @BBCNews we covered @bigcommunitysew launching a national competition #GotItCovered to find the best des… https://t.co/zLJ5ifL94a
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9/8
2020
@Emmabarnett @BBCWomansHour @BBCRadio4 Booooom👊💥💥💥
9/7
2020
Lovely piece just now on @bbcnews announcing the winner of our #GotItCovered competition with @paddygrant. We had s… https://t.co/kwp1qxNh9w
Retweeted by Patrick GrantOur third and final winner is Natasha Chetty! 🎉 Winning the title of our over 18 #GotItCovered champion, Natasha’s… https://t.co/FD9kFeEpzC
Retweeted by Patrick GrantNext is our 18 and under #GotItCovered winner...Tilly Beveridge!🎉 Inspired by emotions and the Alice in Wonderland… https://t.co/rAzR79heGR
Retweeted by Patrick GrantOur first #GotItCovered winner is Theresa Boylan!🎉 Winning our 12 and under category, Theresa proved her love for… https://t.co/t2r3pQjejo
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9/4
2020
@Winniesgirl2 I do.Hello cranes, and pilons and towers. https://t.co/Y3qF0FLQPg
8/31
2020
Goodbye hills. Goodbye trees. Last day in Lancashire for a little while. Next stop East London and a new home in th… https://t.co/z9DNFYy1nd @officialbarnsey I wish you the best barnsey👊We decided to join in the #BigCommunitySew at CHPT3. When I say we... we mean Gill. @paddygrant generously advised… https://t.co/i1D0BExj7B
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8/30
2020
Hi Liz and Chris in the new fangled way 👋 Ps Thanks Patterdale Village Store for the whiteboard and the pen on the… https://t.co/DdnSqUAcrF
8/9
2020
The Cuillins from the Duirnish peninsula, summers day, Isle of Skye. https://t.co/702r1E3QNc
8/2
2020
Loch Snizort Beag, Isle of Skye https://t.co/2F2Orw7ZNq
7/30
2020
Creators and makers, get involved in the @bigcommunitysew competition to design and make the greatest face covering… https://t.co/0OA7QkG7P8
7/29
2020
@DawneDc At present I'm not aware of a material that has high filtration, high breathability and is transparent. @CornishMrsD I've done a great deal to advocate for the making and use of reusables, but there are situations whe… https://t.co/oGedwCrsVR @SarahKeels @AMHarris29b Agree with the littering comment. People have to dispose of these products responsibly. @panteg30 @grace0051 @bigcommunitysew Pretty slick operation @MarkCarterMC @BBCSussex @Loxwoodjoust @BrightonYogaF @BOATheatre @sewingbee Great to chat this morning Mark @SilverAlso Should have 50's soon.#facecoverings @Emma_L_Dargie We will aim to always have them available through our webshop. @Cogs39 I agree, we must have responsible disposal, and thats on every individual. But some disposable is a necessi… https://t.co/iDWDAxOGhh
7/25
2020
@su_cee5 This is adorable @Emma_L_Dargie @AMHarris29b I hear you, and volunteer makers are doing an amazing job of dealing with the affordabi… https://t.co/vA3Iwgkekc @AMHarris29b Use of disposable masks is clearly not an ideal way forward. And we are working hard to develop a high… https://t.co/o1Ejrxk3aT @Emma_L_Dargie Yes, our mask is made with a very high spec melt blown filtration layer, also made by a local UK fir… https://t.co/fIiOc9qukdWe built a brand new mask factory in Blackburn. You can buy our Kitemarked face coverings online now… https://t.co/1mv7M33qsU
7/24
2020
Talking about @bigcommunitysew and wearing masks and being kind over on the @jlandpartners blog. https://t.co/B13gXWHOON
7/20
2020
Add Black Dog by @arloparks and Wildfires by @SaultGlobal to this little list. So much great music right now. Ps… https://t.co/KuPwzDgpI3
7/19
2020
@BookJo Bravo Miss C and Yr 6. 😷🤩 @vikkistone A triumph. Its a yes from me. @GillianGraham1 @bigcommunitysew @khlayre Fantastic. Bravo. 😷🤩🤗
7/18
2020
Brave brave Sir Desmond.Awwww, diddums. https://t.co/oTiSzW5Ob5
7/15
2020
@DawinderBansal @DorothyHouseHC @CommClothing @sewingbee Of course. Well done Sophie. Thats amazing!!!! 😷🤩🤗💷
7/14
2020
@ChptIII Somewhere in Essex? @CardiDa @NickGreaves1 @LeeEvansWales But all boils down to economics. The majority of people would rather pay less… https://t.co/VLrYGDpZKb @CardiDa @NickGreaves1 @LeeEvansWales Try @TheWoolRoom for wool bedding. I use their pillows and can highly recommend. @CardiDa @NickGreaves1 @LeeEvansWales Most British wool is mostly used in high quality carpeting. Blame the fashion… https://t.co/a2zjS7rE7u
7/13
2020
5 months without a haircut and Im beginning to look a lot like Nicky Clarke.Finally the sun came out. Bowland Fells. #cycling #Lancashire https://t.co/kGlNjp3wVp
7/12
2020
@_SimonDunn Can I send you all a huge 'BLOODY WELL DONE' instead? 👏👏👏🤩😷🤗 @jessswilliamson @KatyJPearsonnn @BBC6Music Its such a brilliant song, when I listen to it I just want it to go on forever.'Pictures of Flowers' by @jessswilliamson; Take Back The Radio by @KatyJPearsonnn; Kyoto by @pheobe_bridgers. Musi… https://t.co/qtIYds2IR4
7/10
2020
@StephenMerchant And it's every bit as brilliant today as it was then.
7/9
2020
If you'd like to hear how we conceived, built and launched the @bigcommunitysew campaign in about three days flat,… https://t.co/29RdRqlqpt
7/7
2020
Its true. Perfection. Gets better with every watch. https://t.co/W0LMS28PvBRainy afternoon spent making a sloth cake with my sloth loving nephews. Creature Creator mould and step-by-step ins… https://t.co/f9H3X2FqgE
7/4
2020
@RobertBound Hit n miss for sure.
7/2
2020
@MissAHaddow Take a bow Charlie Dimmock and Nick KnowlesI prefer Master. https://t.co/TPX5KHsUGT @PrincessJulia__ @joelycett Thanks Julia! We really enjoyed making it.Big love to Nicki Hills from Brighton for creating this fab portrait of Esme, @joelycett and I in pegs (10,553 of t… https://t.co/bY9yFob1vY
6/29
2020
@RealKaren @bigcommunitysew Brilliant 🤩😷🤗
6/26
2020
I have inspected @joelycett's moustache and can confirm that it is 100% real. @sewingbee #SewingBee https://t.co/kqG6KpfwZY
6/25
2020
I know Im biased, but gosh I really love #SewingBee Our contestants are the loveliest most fabulous most talented p… https://t.co/1VpEVUDCclYes it is. https://t.co/NKpqQRJ6PO
6/24
2020
Fantastic achievement. Of course you can have a hug. 🤩😷🤗 https://t.co/ko5MelyPzD
6/22
2020
@nateymcm See you when youre done.Val knows whats what. https://t.co/tTJt7LNGsW
6/20
2020
@lisa_looby @kBookerPGSALC @PGSALC @PGSALCPost16 @sewingbee Im mightily impressed
6/18
2020
So many amazing people have taken up the @bigcommunitysew challenge, but @marcieporteous is one of the amazing-est. https://t.co/137l6oK1HUFear not John. There is a high likelihood I will be wearing the same clothes I've worn these past 12 weeks. Very hi… https://t.co/durLKI0iYs
6/17
2020
Its of vital importance we support manufacturing to create good jobs, now more than ever. https://t.co/RS7mSAacOI
6/16
2020
@defiaye Fantastic. 👏👏👏😷🤩
6/15
2020
@TrestjxJones @bigcommunitysew Wales had different advice at the time.
6/14
2020
@fontainesdublin on @BBCLater playing A Heros Death remotely across ireland, brilliant, and unusually touching. @EITC Everton in the Community could you do the same for the most vulnerable in Liverpool? https://t.co/PFay1fzGQKBig thanks to #Rovers for their support. Getting face coverings to Blackburn's most vulnerable. https://t.co/PFay1fzGQK
6/12
2020
Fashion can and should be about extraordinary creativity not excessive consumption, and this @BFC London Fashion We… https://t.co/LiCGXw8bYl
6/11
2020
@onkitonkman Sadly youre right. If only Del Bain had had his kicking boots on.Flounce. Flounce. Flounce. Flounce. Flounce. #sewingbeeOne take, nae rehearsals. Just like that! #tableclothtrick #seeingbeeI really thought I'd dialled the jacket lairiness up to 11. And then Mr @joelycett stepped into the sewing room. #SewingBee @MuppethqSusan @ThreeUK @NHSuk Their 4G wifi system allowed us to very rapidly install new digital production manag… https://t.co/kQ0jNWTF3RSending a huge thank you to @ThreeUK from all of us here at Cookson & Clegg for providing us with the wireless tech… https://t.co/OFNkVSe5Bd
6/10
2020
@miffythewarrior @bigcommunitysew I believe there is different advice in Wales. @bbc5live Sunday Breakfast, thank you for the shout out for @bigcommunitysew 😷🤩
6/7
2020
@JohanneJeffers1 Amazing.That should read 'to specialist manufacturers'. And even those are struggling to source it. I would say near imposs… https://t.co/t9gIyeUdvc @BigsMrs @bigcommunitysew They're all at https://t.co/bSrafxOMXG @thethomfamily @BGhobhainn 750! Thom Family Factory FantasticMany of you will have read and be anxious about WHO advice on masks/face coverings. Our advice is continue to follo… https://t.co/lVgP5VJjY0
6/6
2020
@josiecreates Perfect @ClematisKnitter For these coverings its not required.For the benefit of the easily confused Esme and I are not searching down a drain. Apply for #sewingbee https://t.co/mSaCFbHN0FYesterdays announcement makes face coverings big news. There are still many out there, many Key Workers, who don’t… https://t.co/Gn18IodJ8z
6/5
2020
We spent 98% of your license fee on the music for tonights bee. Enjoy! https://t.co/z3vXa7Pc3s @shoddie Your wrestle with your machine made me chuckle.Esme was seriously effin cool! 80's week on @sewingbee. 9pm https://t.co/bxJ2gi9dJo @tantricbadger @Toshmund Have 1970s campag or 1990s shimano at my disposal here. This hill required the latter.
6/3
2020

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