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Have you booked for our Sip and Sew two day embroidery and sewing techniques event in April?

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You may be wondering what a Sip and Sew Tea Party is all about.  Well it is a two day team-style embroidery and sewing techniques workshop in a relaxing tea party environment being taught by an international guest teacher Hope Yoder. Come along and experience the fun of machine embroidery, learn new techniques, share a

Classes have started for 2016 – HoopSisters, Paradise in Blooms, Patchwork, Sewing, Machine Embroidery and many specialty classes on offer

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The new year has started and we have a wide range of new and exciting classes on offer for 2016.  Just some of the new classes on offer are Sewn Seeds by HoopSisters, Heirloom with Jillan, Bags by Annie with Rill, Paradise in Bloom with Jo Wearing, Scan N Cut with Jennene, Tuffets and many

Kids can sew too – Do you have a creative child that would love to learn to sew?

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We enjoy seeing the children coming into the classes eager to see what they are going to create in one of Jo’s classes.  During the recent school holidays we held classes where over 20 girls made a summer top.  But did you know we also have a Kids Club that is now held on a

Sew and Tell for January


We are already seeing some amazing completed projects being bought into the store for 2016.  There are bags, bowls, quilts and so much more to show you in this Sew and Tell.  I am sure you will find something to help you on your creative way so early in the year.  We also have the

New product review – The Thread Director Specialty Thread Spool Pin Adapter


We have received and tested a new and exciting product in our order from America.  Did you know that thread should unwind off the spool the same way it is wound onto the spool?  “The Thread Director Specialty Thread Spool Pin Adapter” changes the position of the spool, allowing the thread to unwind flat, eliminating