Tip For Purchasing Quilting Items From Overseas

As some of you may have found, if you don’t live in the USA it is very expensive to get your quilting fabrics, pre-cuts and notions.  I have to say both Fat Quarter Shop and Missouri Star Quilt Co are great at giving a fixed pricing for International delivery, and I will note these below … Continue reading Tip For Purchasing Quilting Items From Overseas

Spode Tapestry – Complete

One of the promises I made myself when I ordered my new sewing machine was to finish off all old projects, and not to purchase anymore fabric until I had used all my existing fabrics up.  Well I have to say I have made this pack with myself before, but this time I am pretty … Continue reading Spode Tapestry – Complete

Sews Metallic Thread Like A Dream

OMG, I thought the thread cutter was the best thing last night, but no, that has been set to the second best thing.  Metallic thread just sews on this machine, don’t need to do anything special.  I have been trying all my metallic threads from the expensive stuff to the cheap stuff and it just … Continue reading Sews Metallic Thread Like A Dream

Hexi Coaster – Similar But Not The Same

So I posted yesterday that I was going to sew the Log Cabin Hexi Potholders.  I decided to use the idea but not make it a potholder, but a coaster for my sewing table.  In insight should have stuck with there method of construction, but I wanted to try something different and leant what not … Continue reading Hexi Coaster – Similar But Not The Same