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Thrifty Thursday….Aurifil Holiday Thread Pack

Holiday Pack

Today’s *Thrifty Thursday item is an Aurifil thread pack.  Colours were selected by Pauline to make up this Holiday coloured thread pack. These popular threads are 100% Long Staple Mercerized Egyptian Cotton and are great for Machine Embroidery, Quilting and Serging.  Each pack contains three spools of 40 weight thread with one 1000m metre spool each of Medium Spruce, Ped Peony and Light Juniper. Click Here to order yours today!  SOLD OUT! 

*Thrifty Thursday items are final sale and may not be returned or refunded.

Sew and Tell….Brenda L’s Pineapple Blossom

Brenda's Pineapple Blossom

This beautiful quilt was made by Brenda L. one of our beloved Hamel-Lite employees. Brenda tells us that this is her first quilt made using Batik fabrics and she is just thrilled with the result.

She used Southern Exposure Batiks by Laundry Basket Quilts for Moda to make this Queen size quilts and she found a free pattern on Pinterest, we have included the link for you here.

She had Beatrice from Pumpkin Patch Patterns and Longarm Quilting do the quilting. The whole project is just stunning. Have a closer look;Brenda's Pineapple Blossom 2 Brenda's Pineapple Blossom 6 Brenda's Pineapple Blossom 5 Brenda's Pineapple Blossom 7 Brenda's Pineapple Blossom 3 Brenda's Pineapple Blossom 4Thank you Brenda L. for sharing your quilt with us.




Quilts Pillow Cover


We have a new kit in the store. This ‘Quilts‘ pillow cover is fun and would make a nice addition to seating in your sewing space.

The pattern is a Shabby Fabrics pattern and is another fusible applique project of pillow covers with fun details in each design in the series.  With only one pillow form necessary you can change your cover with the seasons. Have a closer look;QuiltsPillow7 QuiltsPillow6 QuiltsPillow5 QuiltsPillow4 QuiltsPillow3 QuiltsPillow2Find the pattern HERE.


Thrifty Thursday….Tapestry Quilt Kit

Tapestry Quilt

Today’s *Thrifty Thursday item is our Tapestry Quilt Kit. This quilt measures 84″ x 97″ and includes the pattern by Glad Creations, Inc. and fabric by Kansas Troubles Quilters for Moda for the quilt top and binding. Our regular price is $246.00. Today’s Thrifty Thursday price is only $149.00 Click Tapestry to order yours today!

*Thrifty Thursday items are final sale and may not be returned or refunded.