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Fab Feb Shop Hop

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

February is Shop Hop Month

Visit each of the following shops during the month of February to win some fantastic prizes.

You can start your “hop” at any location, if you can’t visit us in person, just shop online.  You will qualify for prizes by making a puchase from each of the shops.

Simply download and print your passport and start shopping…

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The Home Patch (Bathurst)

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The Stitching Post (Katoomba)

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Cherry Pie Designs (Somersby)

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Pieces to Treasure (MacMasters Beach)

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Blueberries (Wyong)

www.shophop.com.au

Click Fab Feb Shop Hop Passport to download your passport.

 

Karen Kay Buckley’s Perfect Scissors

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
Back in Stock
Karen Kay Buckley Perfect Scissors
Karen’s small, medium and large scissors all have micro serrated blades, this keeps the fabric from slipping so cutting is more accurate and this micro serration also helps to prevent frayed edges. 

The curved scissors are not micro serrated, but these scissors are designed for cutting threads.  The curved blade allows you to cut up nice and close to your sewing, applique, embroidery and quilting.  The curved blade is also great for cutting away stabiliser.

Order a pair today, you wont be disappointed!

Large – $27.50
Medium – $26.00
Small – $21.00
Curved – $24.00

New Messenger Bag Kits – Only $25

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

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Jelly Roll Race

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

Last Wednesday was the “Amazing Jelly Roll Race” at Blueberries.  It was a heap of fun.  Susan Martin came in first – congratulations Susan.   Susan finished in just under 2hrs 20min, closely followed by Lesley Cleary. All racers finished their quilts within 4 hours. Well done girls you all did really well to get them finished so quickly.

Central Coast Charity Quilt Show

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

The annual Central Coast Charity Quilt Show was on the weekend at the Wyong Racecourse.  It was a great weekend, with heaps of lovely quilts to view.  A total of 106 were entered which was a great effort.  Thank you to all the Blueberries customers who entered quilts.  Following are just some of the quilts on display.  If you were able to visit the show, be sure to leave a comment about your experience at the show or maybe you might like to mention which quilt you liked the most?

Finished Projects – March 2013

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

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Stitches by the Sea

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

Join Blueberries for the first ever “Stitches by the Sea”

Indulge yourself in a day or two of complete sewing bliss. Projects can be supplied or bring along any hand sewing project that you may be working on.

Each attendee will receive a “Stitches by the Sea” special package full of patterns and other sewing goodies.

Delicious morning and afternoon teas, along with a creative working lunch are all included.

When: Friday, 3 May or Saturday, 4 May 2013
Time: 9.30am to 4.30pm
Where: Soldiers Beach Surf Club
Soliders Point Drive
Norah Head
Cost: $80.00 per person, per day
RSVP: Sunday, 31 March 2013

The Soliders Beach Surf Club is a brand new venue with uninterupted ocean views and full of natural light making it the perfect venue to relax and sew…

Accommodation can be arranged.

For bookings:
Phone: 02 4355 4400 or click here to book online.

Here is a sneak peak of just some of the projects that will be available in your Stitches by the Sea special package bags.  

“New” Palette Pleasures for 2013

Monday, February 18th, 2013

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We were spoilt this week with a visit from Rowan who delivered this yummy new fabric range.

The range contains eight different colours, with a combination of spots, stripes, checks, ovals and a wide ticking.  This vibrant and  top quality fabric is a steal at just $20.00 per metre.  Click here to view the range.

We have packaged up five fat eights in each of their colourways for $14.00.  Packs available in red, orange, blue, pink, green, grey, navy and black.

Or why not treat yourself to a fat eight of each of the 40 fabrics for only $100.00.

Stitches by the Sea

Monday, February 18th, 2013

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Join Blueberries for the first ever “Stitches by the Sea”.

Indulge yourself in a day or two of complete sewing bliss.  Projects can be supplied or bring along any hand sewing project that you may be working on.

Each attendee will receive a “Stitches by the Sea” special package full of patterns and other sewing goodies.

Delicious morning and afternoon teas, along with a creative working lunch are all included.

When: Friday, 3 May or Saturday, 4 May 2013
Time: 9.30am to 4.30pm
Where: Soldiers Beach Surf Club
Soliders Point Drive
Norah Head
Cost: $80.00 per person, per day
RSVP: Sunday, 31 March 2013

The Soliders Beach Surf Club is a brand new venue with uninterupted ocean views and full of natural light making it the perfect venue to relax and sew…

For bookings:
Phone:  02 4355 4400 or click here to book online.

Patching with Pam Furniss 2013

Monday, January 21st, 2013

Join Blueberries new Tutor, Pam Furniss in 2013.

Click here to register for Pam’s class or click here to see more classes on offer at Blueberries in 2013.

Pam’s quilts fall into two categories:
1. Hand appliqué using a freezer paper method is one. With the combination of simple shapes and this easy to master technique, hand appliqué pieces are easily made with sharp points, smooth curves, round circles and invisible stitches. These shapes are then stitched to create delightful designs on the many hand appliquéd, machined pieced and quilted projects Pam has created.

2. Quick and easy, machine appliquéd, pieced and quilted, sometimes quilt-as-you-go projects are the other great joys for Pam.

Dates:
Term 1 – Five Lessons: Tuesday 5 February, 5 March, 9 April, 7 May, 4 June
Term 2 – Five Lessons: Tuesday 2 July, 6 August, 3 September, 1 October, 5 November

Time: 10am – 3pm

Cost: $275.00 plus requirements for five lessons payment is required upfront.

Click here to register for Pam’s class or click here to see more classes on offer at Blueberries in 2013.

Click here to visit Pam’s website.

Click here for Class Enrolment Terms and Conditions

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