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Making Tubes for Making Quilts - Tips & Tricks demo Nov 2010 - scroll to the bottom of the  Things We Do For Others page for a 'Tube Tutorial' discovered on You Tube!


Nov 2010

Knitting Needle & Crochet Hook Conversion Charts - for all those American patterns!

(from the internet)

Dec 2010

Cloth Quilt Bag for delivering quilts to Exhibitions - quick pillow-case style as recommended by Vic. Quilters


Oct 2010

Tips for doing Appliqué - Notes from Robyn's presentation in a Tips & Tricks session

Robyn Coots

July 2010

Thinking of Buying a New Sewing Machine?

Judy Alcock

Jan 2010

Regent Street Security Rules put in place after the opportunistic bag snatch June 2009


July 2009

Tips on How To Make French Braid - Notes by Nola from the June 'Round Robin' Day

Nicola Picken

June 2009

Looking After Your Shoulders!

Judy Alcock

May 2009


Superior Threads website for excellent information on types of threads, ie cotton, rayon, silk, etc.

Also needle size suggestions for a particular thread weight and lots more . . . .

Very informative reading.


Here is page that has some great links to American Quilting History, quilt shows and other handy things a quilter of any age or skill level may want to know:


 The serious technical Acronym: URL = Universal Resource Locator otherwise known as Link

UFOs = un-finished objects

PhD = project half done

WWIT = what was I thinking

WOMBAT = waste of money batting and time

QFOs = quilts for others

OTF = off the floor


SABLE = stash above & beyond life expectancy

ATC = Artist Trading Card



WISPS = works in slow progress