Sue modelling her Santa Apron made ffrom a panel which would make a the ideal Christmas gift
And of course the Busy Bee symposium uniform
Kaffe Fassett Lecture and Class
Tickets for the lecture are available from the shop or online.
Kaffe is an expert using colour, design and pattern. He has experience in design in needlepoint, patchwork, knitting, painting and ceramics and has published over 40 books. The Kaffe Fassett lecture is designed to inspire and motivate. There will be Kaffe Fassett merchandise available for sale on the night.
We still have a couple of spaces in the Kaffe Class being held on Sunday the 28th of January 2018. If you are interested ring the shop to book your spot.
Kaffe and Brandon have been doing classes in the States using the same pattern we will be using follow Brandon on Facebook for colour ideas and inspiration for your quilt. https://www.facebook.com/brandon.mably
Remember Fossil Fern from a few years ago that we were all sorry to discover that it want being produced any more well its back. Benartex has released a new range of the very popular Fossil Fern. We have 98 colours in stock.
The Fossil Fern design is great for just about everything you could find in nature - sun, sky, ocean, rocks, flowers - and lots more uses too. The subtle change of colour and scale make it beautiful in piecing or applique.
We have a selection of fabrics from the Hushabye Hollow range by Lydia Nelson for Moda fabrics this fabric will make a delightful soft baby quilt.
We are now stocking the full range of 80 weight Aurifil thread which is suitable for hand quilting, applique, machine embroidery and paper piecing. This thread is wound onto cherry wood spools.Sheena Norquay loves this thread for Machine embroidery.
Christmas Cut off date for Quilting
The last day for dropping your quilt into us if you are wanting to have it quilted by Christmas is Friday the 1st of December.
This Months Special
Starting this weekend Labour Weekend, for the month of November we are having 20% off all our precut Fat Quarters.
A different way to set your granny squares from Quilted Twins who are very generous as there are quite a few free scrappy free patterns on their site.
Until next time Sue, Shanon, Jenny, Annie, Judy and Natasha