Share the Dignity

  • Share the Dignity Handbags
    If you would like to put together a bag of toiletries for Share the Dignity, here are a couple of ideas for things that you might like to include.

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 mrsmartinsquiltshop.com , 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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March 05, 2012

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Calendar

  • September Calendar.....
    While l am swanning around the UK and Ireland the lovely ladies from each of the Sewing Circles will be running the shop. It might pay to ring 03 59 683 360 before you visit. The hours the shop is open will depend on how long they stay. We arrive home on late on the 7th. In some form or another l will be at Sewing Circle on the 8th.
  • August Calendar.....
    While l am swanning around the UK and Ireland the lovely ladies from each of the Sewing Circles will be running the shop. It might pay to ring 03 59 683 360 before you visit. The hours the shop is open will depend on how long they stay. We leave on the 18th of August, shop will be open until 4.00pm on that day.
  • The Year Ahead.....
    Lets you know where Mrs Martin is. Probably more for my benefit than yours.

Newsletter

  • August and September Newsletter
    We are away for weeks starting 4.30pm August 18th. The shop will be operating on limited hours so it may pay to ring 03 5968 3360 before you visit just to make sure there will be someone here. Meanwhile if you are interested in what we are doing visit the blog or my Facebook page.

Very Snuggly Quilts

  • Very Snuggly Quilts
    If you are interested in sewing quilts for Marie Lee to pass on the the Royal Children's Hospital here are some guidelines.

Saturday Sewing Circles

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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