If you have a sewing machine then it is inevitable that you will have a ton of bobbins floating around. Some empty, some half full, some pre-wound, some for embroidery, some with colours you will never use. Well, you get the picture. So with this in mind, we thought we'd give you our best bobbin storage options. These are the ones we use. Between the two of us, we have … [Read more...] about Best Bobbin Storage Options – Our Review of What We Use
When I first started quilting, I didn't worry too much about what spray starch to use and just went with whatever I had on hand. It wasn't until I got a little more serious about it all that I realised that a good spray starch can make all the difference. That's when I did a bit of research to find which one was the best and Mary Ellen's Best Press came up time and time … [Read more...] about Mary Ellen’s Best Press Review – What is it and Why I Love it so Much?
We have a new sewing machine in the studio and it's the Baby Lock Sashiko machine. This is a specialty machine as it only stitches one stitch...but oh what a wonderful stitch! The stitch it produces looks like it has been hand stitched so you can get some beautiful results using just this one stitch. The Sashiko style of stitch originated in Japan and was … [Read more...] about Baby Lock Sashiko Machine – Unboxing & Demo (BLQK2 Model)
I just love this ruler. It has given a whole new look to my layer cake quilts. The gentle curves add movement and dimension to the quilt. The Creative Grids Curves for Squares Ruler lets you add curves to fabric squares measuring 5", 6", 7", 8", 9" or 10". Where Can I Buy the Creative Grids Curves for Squares Ruler? You can find these great rulers at … [Read more...] about The Curves for Squares Quilt – Creative Grids Curves for Squares Ruler Review
We have received many comments on the iron that we use in our tutorials. The first time we saw someone using one of these irons we were blown away went it popped up. "How awesome is that" we squealed with delight. No more burnt ironing mats, no more worrying if the iron had been turned off when we were miles from home and couldn't do anything about it anyway. You know what … [Read more...] about Our Oliso Pro Smart Iron Review