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 , 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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July 20, 2016



Sounds brilliant, Karen

Marianne Holder

Sounds perfect - quilts and Christmas! Enjoy.


Oh my goodness, how utterly fantastic that will be! Would love the Christmas shop!!! I had to buy another tree last year for my ever growing collection (mostly handmade). Enjoy.


Oh my goodness this sounds amazing. Bit of a Christmas nut here - very envious

Jenny M

You are going to have the best time in Paducah! There is so much to do & see, some of the highlights we enjoyed while there, was of course the National Quilt Museum, the Rotary Antique quilt show, the Grace Episcopal Church arranges a luncheon and they decorate the hall next to the church with beautiful quilts and provide a lovely lunch (the Mayor of the town even donned an apron and served us)a lovely way to meet the locals, also the church is also beautiful to look thru.
There are many pop up shops that sell antique quilts etc, beautiful art galleries, you can book into a walking tour of private homes in the local area. The quilts in the show are stunning, and there are lots of merchant stalls. Everyone is so friendly, the whole town has a real buzz about it during the Quilt show week.

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Mrs Martin's Quilt Camp

  • Dear Jane
    You might like to gather together and wrap 5 small gifts before you come to Quilt Camp so that you can take part in the Dear Jane Swap. If you have any questions, feel free to ask. Of course it's not compulsory, but it is fun.
  • Massage Information.....
    If you have your name on the list for a massage, take a peek at this.
  • Quilt Camp 2017 Registration.....
    You should find all the info you need about my Quilt Camp in September. At the moment the camp is booked out, however to hold a place l require a non refundable deposit by July 31st. I will publish more info about the camp after July 31st. Cheers Karen



  • August.....
    Another fun month planned, please note l will be closed on Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th, l am starting my 60th birthday celebrations early and heading off to the Rock.

Quilt Shows and Stitching Days

Very Snuggly Quilts

  • Very Snuggly Quilts....
    Can you spare some time in Thursday November 9th, come join us for a day making quilts for the Children's Hospital. Let me know and l'll add you to my list.

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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  • August.....
    Another fun month planned, please note l will be closed on Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th, l am starting my 60th birthday celebrations early and heading off to the Rock.