Come and See us at the Fair

November 11, 2011

The Treasured Craft Creations Christmas Fair is on again
at Claremont Showgrounds Exhibition Centre, Fri Nov 18th to Sun Nov 20th, 2011.

Come and see us at Stand Number C16 where we will have an assortment of Christmas gifts such as, Rasant Thread Gift Packs and ‘Quilt as You Go’ table centres. Also we have our Hexie Decs, Christmas tea-towels, Christmas wall hangings and Christmas Applique, plus our regular items such as English Piecing Papers, Cupcakes, Flowers, Leaves, Quilt Kits, Sewline Sewing Notions and our new Pattern and Paper Packs and Applique Owls.

See you there.

New Product Coming!

October 27, 2011

The Quilt Fairy favourites, that have previously only been available as pre cut kits, will soon be available as Pattern and Paper Packs, enabling you to use your own fabrics. 
These packs will have a fabric buying guide on the front, with detailed instructions and all the English Piecing Papers you will need for that project. 
A variety of Table runners and small quilts, should be available soon.
The website will soon be updated to display these products.

Christmas Fun

October 18, 2011

The Quilt Fairy now has new Iron-on Applique and small Pre-cut Paper Piecing Kits, ready for Christmas.
Decorations for you to make for your home, or to give as gifts for your crafty friends.
We have Patchwork Christmas Baubles, Hexie Decs (beads and ribbons included),Small Christmas Wall Hangings, Appliqued Bells, Hearts, Holly and Berries and more.

     
   Baubles  Hexie Decs  Holly and Berries     Mini Quilts

For enquiries or orders:  email  thequiltfairy@iinet.net.au

New Iron-on Applique Owls

October 14, 2011

The Owls are here! We have a variety of colours and styles available. Great for T-shirts and Quilts.  $7 ea  order at thequiltfairy@iinet.net.au

 

 
          Brown Owl              Curvy Owl
        Lovely Owl

The Quilt Fairy Van Has Been on the Move Again

October 14, 2011

 

Last weekend the Quilt Fairy took her wares to the quilt and craft exhibitions at Jurien Bay
and Geraldton.  Both were well patronised, well organised and lots of fun. We sold lots of English Piecing Papers, Kits, Sewing Notions and Applique Shapes.
(New applique shapes, including Owls, will be posted soon.)
We’re off to Wagin next week, then to our regular destination, Albany early November.
Keep your eye on this site, as from now on, we will be posting weekly with new products and ideas.

Mini Quilts…Piecing Papers

July 15, 2011

Make mini quilts, hours of fun, for mini outlay.

Mini piecing papers, a great way to use scrap fabrics.

The Quilt Fairy now has a new electronic knife cutting system, which allows you to order mini piecing papers and customised requests. Mini papers already available include, 3/8ths” Hexagon, Grandmother Fan, Spools, Dresden Plate, plus we are currently working on Double Wedding Ring.  Also available in Freezer Paper.

                                                 

 

mini dresden 002 Square Dres mini Fixed Copy of Small Grandmothers fan 005

Do you have any special English Paper Piecing requests?

Contact us at The Quilt Fairy….email   thequiltfairy@iinet.net.au

 

 

 

 

 

Getting Started with a Paper Piecing Sampler and Easy Precut Applique Sampler

January 24, 2011

“Getting Started”,   the hand piecing and machine piecing group that was launched last year, by The Quilt Fairy and Lavender Quilt, in response to public requests, has a new improved meeting venue:
The Library at  Swanleigh Residential College,
Yule Avenue (off Roe Hwy) ,    Middle Swan

***Venue change  March4th    Due to storm damage at Swanleigh we will meet at The Bruce Douglas Pavillion, Brown Park, Swan View for March 5th and 19th

We thank our loyal ladies of 2010 and can’t wait to continue in friendship this year … more sewing, more learning, more talking and more fun.  

Beginners are most welcome … we would love to  get you started   If you would like to have a go at English Paper Piecing or Buttonhole Applique  email:  thequiltfairy@iinet.net.au  or some new Machine Piecing projects email:  thequiltfairy@iinet.net.au  to register your interest.

 

We meet every second Saturday afternoon for a relaxing sewing afternoon  from  1.30 – 4.30pm. There is a  small cost  of $12
You can try some of our projects or just come for  “social sewing” make new friends and work on your existing projects.
We hope to have  Charity Quilts on the go this year for you to be part of, if you wish.

We will be starting on Feb 5th, 2011.
Retreats are in the planning process for May and September. More information will be given soon. You may be interested in our inexpensive, informal  ” Sharing our Skills” workshops and demonstrations  that will be held at our retreats.
See the calender of meeting dates  in “Come and See Us” section of this website

This year,  The Quilt Fairy has two sampler quilts for you to try.
Neither quilts need a large financial outlay to get started. They are both “pay as you sew” … buy the blocks as you need them … you set the pace.
The blocks start at $15 and as they are Quilt Fairy projects they are precut and  ready to sew.  Or… choose from any other Quilt Fairy kits

Easy Applique Sampler ... new and traditional designs

Easy Applique Sampler … new and traditional designs

Paper Piecing Sampler ... Precut Piecing Papers and Fabrics

Paper Piecing Sampler … Precut Piecing Papers and Fabrics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Getting Started” will also be able to supply you with Backing fabrics,Wadding, Rasant Thread and other Sewing Notions. Lavender Quilt Fabrics will be there each Sewing Day to help with your fabric requirements.

Exciting times at The Quilt Fairy!

February 8, 2010

Our  new web site will give us the opportunity to bring products and changes to you as they happen.

We jumped into 2010 with a bang, not the gradual lead in we were expecting.

A quiet first week and then quilts that needed quilting appeared and requests for die cutting came in very quickly. Read more

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