Eenie, Meany, Miney, Mo

  • Which needle should l use?
    We stock a range of Jeana Kimball needles,her description will tell you which one you should be using.

How to measure Ric Rac.....

  • The question on everyone's lips.....
    I love ric rac and sell it in all colours and sizes, my fav would have to be the linen ric rac. Have never known how you measure the width of the different ric racs until now.

Fabri Solvy

  • Fabri Solvy.....General Information page 1
    Great to use when doing embroidery, simply run through your printer, press onto your background fabric and start stitching. Then simply remove by submerging in warm water, agitate for 2 - 3 minutes and rinse thoroughly.

Take a Pre Cut......

  • Layer Cake Quilt......
    There is so much you can do with Pre Cuts.

Stitching Onto Felt

Tips for using the Frixion pen

  • Frixion Pens
    We have found these great for tracing stitcheries and marking out quilting patterns.

Simplicity Bias Maker

  • Simplicity Bias Maker
    See how easy it is to make metres of bias in no time. If you decide you need one visit , look in the haberdashery section.

Tips and Techniques

  • Some tips from Viv
    Here's an info sheet from Viv sharing a little about Raw Edge Machine Appliqué, tracing, binding, using a hoop and a little about threads. Hope you find it helpful.

Binding Tool Tutorial

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  • August Calendar
    Better late than never, sorry, l didn't realise it wasn't opening.

Saturday Sewing Circles

  • Saturday Sewing Circles.....
    Book your group in for a fun day of stitching. You may not have enough to fill a group.....If you'd just like to come with a friend let me know and l will add you to my Random Saturday Sewing Circle list. l will let you know when we have a Random Saturday coming up and if it suits you you can join us.

Classes and Workshops

  • Westalee Machine Quilting Class.....
    Why not join us for the Westalee Machine Quilting Class this Saturday? Michelle will show you how to use each of the quilting templates.
  • Stitching Soiree
    Join us on October 16 and or 17th October for the last Stitching Soiree of 2015.


Free Felt Projects

Apple Core Tutorial

Clamshell Tutorial

  • Clamshell Tutorial
    Let Sue from Patchwork With Busy Fingers show you the easy way of using the Clamshell papers.
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