Caboolture Sewing Machines

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Caboolture Sewing Machines

Bobbinfill

The bobbin thread for embroidery should be a bobbin-fill thread.  This is a fine thread that is usually black or white and sits close to the underside of the work and should never appear on the top side at all. It should have enough tension to pull the coloured top-thread firmly to the underside, but… […]

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Thread Snips

These Spring Action Curved Tip Scissors are ideal for trimming embroidery whilst still in the hoop. The curved handle easily reaches down into the hoop while the curved blade tips slide under the presser foot to quickly clip thread. Made from lightweight high-grade stainless steel these compact thread snips are an essential addition to your machine… […]

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Air Eraseable Pen

Clover – Chacopen Pink – Air Eraseable Pen Chacopen (pink) comes with a convenient “eraser pen” for the immediate removal of unwanted marks.  Markings will fade out over time (approximately 2-10 days)

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Club Specials – March 2011

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Newsletter – March 2011

Here is March Newsletter. It is available for you in 2 ways.   To print the Newsletter, or for optimal viewing… Click HERE for March Newsletter     OR   To avoid downloading the Newsletter, you can view it below. This is a good alternative for dial up users.   Remember, for printing, use the link above.  

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Husqvarna Sapphire 855 Machine of the Week

The Husqvarna Sapphire series is a quilter’s best friend and our Machine of the Week for the beginning of March is the Sapphire 855. With 145 stitches (including 4 alphabets and 7 buttonholes),15 stitch memories, and Husqvarna’s exclusive SEWING ADVISOR, the 855 is a great all-round sewing machine.  Add its 10″ sewing area, dual lights… […]

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March 2011 Easter Basket Embroidery Club Designs

Easter Basket Easter is approaching and now is the time to prepare by making this free standing Easter basket. CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE VERSION   REQUIREMENTS: 30cm Main Fabric 30cm Lining Fabric 30 x 30cm Hi-loft wadding 1m Stitch and Shape Double OR Single Sided Fusible 2 buttons (22-24mm) 1 metre tearaway Embroidery Thread for… […]

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New from Loralie Designs “Very Fairy” Fabric & Panel

New from Loralie Designs is this fun new “Very Fairy” panel with 4 matching fabrics.  Keep the panel as it is and quilt it for a quick wall hanging, or use it with its co-ordinates to piece together a bright looking, and easy to make quilt! Would make a great COT QUILT! Keep an eye… […]

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Brother NV400 Machine of the Week

This Week’s Machine is the very versatile and easy to use Brother NV400.  A great all-rounder, this machine comes with an extension table, and even feed foot as standard, and it has lots of excellent built-in features including a fully automatic needle threader, scissor function, and 3 alphabets. Whether you are looking for a machine for… […]

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February 2011 Quattro Club Requirements

February Quattro Club Requirements Scalloped Fingertip Towels Make these elegant fingertip towels and learn all about the scallop stitch menu and edging stitches on your Brother Quattro NV6000D. CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE VERSION   REQUIREMENTS: 8 Assorted Linen or Cotton Strips 3” x 20” 2 strips 4” x 20” Cotton 27” x 20” Piece of linen… […]

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