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Quilters have been using Avery Basting Guns for many years now and benefit from this time-saving method of basting their quilts. The newest addition to the Avery Dennison range is the MicroStitchTM tool. This patented system features a lightweight, hand-held tool thats reliable and easy to use, with a durable metal-feed mechanism. Its micro fasteners are better than thread, metal staples or pins, and hold fast and tight. With the markets smallest needle and smallest tacks, MicroStitch is also gentle on fabric. The tiny, versatile fasteners apply easily, can be sewn over and removed with a quick pull or snip. For quilters, it makes the basting process faster and easier, with tacks that are 35% smaller than other options.
This basting gun uses a fine needle and tiny tacks that are 35% smaller than other tacks. They can be left in and sewn over! Our MicroTach Kit includes the tool, needle, 360 clear tacks and 360 black tacks.
1200 white tacks, 4.4mm. Suitable for Avery Dennison MicroStitch and MicroTach Basting Guns
1200 black tacks, 4.4mm. Suitable for Avery Dennison MicroStitch and MicroTach Basting Guns
One replacement needle, fits 10148 MicroStitch or 9020 MicroTach
The original Purple Bating Gun. Faster and easier than traditional methods of basting. Reliable gun with a special ball-point needle which pushes threads aside. Included are 500 tacks plus instructions.
One spare needle for the Purple Basting Gun.
2400 clear tacks for the Purple Basting Gun.
The flat back of the Jumbo Wonder Clips have seam allowance marking for ¼in, ½in, 3/4in, and 1in.Jumbo Wonder Clips have great holding capacity for many crafts. Clip opens wide to hold layers of fabrics. Jumbo wonder Clips are a great alternative to pins, especially when working with vinyls, piles, and heavy weight fabrics.24 Jumbo Wonder Clips per pack.Remove the clips before feeding the fabric under the presser foot.Do not allow metal spring section to remain exposed to moisture.
Developed with the frame quilter in mind. Double sided Measuring Tape and Centering Tape. Easily measure and centre fabric Measuring Tape: 0"-120" (inches and metric) Reverse side; Centering Tape: 60"-0"-60".
This 11-1/2" x 17" Supreme Slider Queen size is the perfect size for set in tables or arcrylic slide on tables. It completely covers all the surrounding cracks. The pink sticky back lays flat with no tape or adhesives! Easy to place, easy to remove! Machine quilting is easy with the Supreme Slider.Consists of 100% Teflon top over which fabric slides easily, and a self-sticking bottom layer which attaches to your sewing machne.Attach the free-motion or darning foot appropriate for your machine.Lower the feed dogsPosition the Supreme Slider on sewing bed with the needle centred in the punched hole.Easy Quilting: You quilt will like water off a duck. It makes the dreaded drag disappear!Easily trimmed with scissorsRinse with warm water and dry to clean.
Machine quilting is easy with the Supreme Slider.Consists of 100% Teflon top over which fabric slides easily, and a self-sticking bottom layer which attaches to your sewing machne.Attach the free-motion or darning foot appropriate for your machine.Lower the feed dogsPosition the Supreme Slider on sewing bed with the needle centred in the punched hole.Easy Quilting: You quilt will like water off a duck. It makes the dreaded drag disappear!Easily trimmed with scissorsRinse with warm water and dry to clean.
Quilt pounce with the The Ultimate Pounce Powder.Swipe on Powder, iron offStays put - no more bouncingExtremely fast & accurateUse for machine or hand quiltingSafe for fabrics (though always test)Once filled (full instructons included) simply position your stencil where you want it and wipe the Ultimate Pounce over the top of the stencil. Sew then remove marked lines with heated iron or damp cloth.Comes with 2oz of Pounce Powder enough to fill your Quilt Pounce about 4 times and allow you to mark a couple of large quilts of an average amount of quilting and probably more. Avoid inhalation of this product. May cause irritation. Keep container from direct heat or sunlight. Keep out of reach of children.
2 oz refill bag of White Ultimate Quilt Pounce Powder for use with 10388 The Ultimate Quilt Pounce.Swipe on Powder, iron offComes with 2oz of Pounce Powder enough to fill your Quilt Pounce about 4 times and allow you to mark a couple of large quilts of an average amount of quilting and probably more. Avoid inhalation of this product. May cause irritation. Keep container from direct heat or sunlight. Keep out of reach of children.
Empty Quilt Pouncer can be used with The Ultimate Pounce Powder 10563 (not included).Instructions for The Ultimate Pounce PowderSwipe on Powder, iron offStays put - no more bouncingExtremely fast & accurateUse for machine or hand quiltingSafe for fabrics (though always test)Once filled simply position your stencil where you want it and wipe the Ultimate Pounce over the top of the stencil. Sew then remove marked lines with heated iron or damp cloth. Avoid inhalation of product. May cause irritation. Keep container from direct heat or sunlight. Keep out of reach of children.
The Pounce Powder that glows florescent under Ultra-violet light (black light)! May be applied with pounce box or use sponge applicatorDirections:1. Place needle punched pattern or plastic stencil over material2. Secure in plcae to prevent shifting during marking3. Rub pounce box or other applicator over the pattern4. To remove simply brush or wash away.Always pre-test fabricTo avoid risk of injury always wear safety glasses, gloves or appropriate safety items. Avoid inhalation of this product as it may cause irritation. Keep out of direct heat or sunlight. Keep out of reach of children.
Dear customer: Due to postal regulations concerning shipping pressurised containers we are sorry that we can no longer post this product. It is available in our shop and at shows.Spray 505 from a distance of 25 to 30cm. Only spray a very thin layer of adhesive on to your fabric. Colourless, odourless and stainless.Use for appliqué and quilting to position fabrics prior to sewing.505 spray is repositonable. Quilt layers and applique lift easily leaving no residue behind. You can reposition several times for the first 15-20 minutes. After that you would have to reapply spray.For basting quilt layers simply spray a very light coating on one side of the wadding. Position the quilt top onto wadding. You may want to do this in a few sections if you are working on a large project. It is very easy to reposition. Turn over and repeat the procedure for the backing. You can baste a quilt in about 10 minutes. For raw edge applique: Spray a little on the back of the applique piece and position in place. Use a satin stitch or decorative stitch to cover the raw edge. For finished edge applique: Cut out paper pattern without seam allowance. Spray wrong side of pattern with 505 and stick to wrong side of fabric. Cut out applique from fabric with 1/4? seam allowance. Place applique with paper side up and spray 505 covering to edges. Fold and stick seam allowance onto paper. You can now stick applique on the background fabric and stitch. Cut out paper from back.505 basitng spray was developed for use in the commercial embroidery industry and it does not gum up needles or scissors.The bond will last about 2 months for polyester and about 4 months for natural/blends. Sew in place during that time. The bond will release when washed.250ml.
Specifically designed for machine quilters. Lightweight and form-fitting-keep gloves on to pull up bobbin thread, thread needle, clip threads, adjust fabrics, and add or remove pins. Fully coated fingertips for excellent grip with less resistance and drag on fabric. No coating on palm allows skin to breathe in cool comfort. Made of nylon knit in the style of a true support glove, comfortable enough to wear for hours. And because they're nylon, threads don't stick. Seamless design gives freedom to use fingertips or full hand surface for quilting.To approximate size, measure from the base of your palm (where your hand meets your wrist) to the tip of your middle finger. Extra Small is < 6.25" Small/Medium is 6.25 to 7" Medium/Large is 7 to 7.75" Extra Large is > 7.75"
Cotton gloves with PVC dots that help reduce fatigue on hands and wrists when handling fabric. Recommended by Kathy Sandbach and many other quilters for machine quilting. Comfortable to use, they are the best machine quilting gloves that weve found!Large, 9485Medium, 9210 Small/Extra Small, 9211
The Handeze glove helps with the problems of pain and cramping associated with craft activities. The glove is made from Lycra and treated by a process which helps to support, heat and massage the hand. One glove per pack. Four sizes.
A useful tool for machine embroidery because it slides easily under the sewing machine needle. Easy to get your hands around and keeps the fabric taut without pulling. Quick to put on with a spring that stays in place. Can also be used for hand embroidery.
For no-mark machine quilting, this lightweight vellum paper is easy to see through, tears away easily without pulling at the stitches or leaving scraps to pull out. Trace the design, layer the paper, needle-punch multiple copies at a time with an unthreaded machine needle. Spray (using 505 Spray, 7238) or pin in place. 18" x 20 yard roll.
Use these handy, repositionable adhesive measuring strips to perfectly align machine-quilting designs, hand quilting or embroidery stitches, beadwork, papercrafting elements, stencils, faux painting patterns, and more. Removable adhesive is safe to use on fabric. 80 peel-off 1" x 11" peel-off paper rulers are marked in 1/4" increments to make measuring easy.
A marked 1/4" tape. Place along seam lines to create evenly spaced stitches.
Use to clamp around your wadding to prevent it unwinding.
Two, flexible disks that help to grip stubborn needles.
30 rust-proof clips hold the quilt binding and hems firmly in place while stitching.
Avoid sore fingers and broken nails with this handy tool for pinning safety pins.
A thread conditioner that prevents thread fraying and tangling. Makes thread glide through fabric.
Water soluble basting thread. Used in machine trapunto techniques. 90m/100yardsWash-A-Way water soluble thread helps you avoid the frustration of removing bastng stitches. Wash-A-Way is adream come true for both machine and hand basting. It is a time saver for all kinds of basting, including basting zippers, hems, gathers, pleats, set-in sleeves, positioning pockets, fitting and quilting and applique.Wash-A-Way will dissolve in water but not in dry cleaning. Use only with fabrics that will not be harmed by water or steam. Recommended that you sew a test sample on a scrap of fabric and then dissolve Wash-A-Way in water.Quilting. Worry no longer abut quilting over your basting thread. Baste quilt together with Wash-A-Way by machine or hand. After it;s completed, wash it and the Wash-A-Way disapperas without a trace.Wash-A-Way is best stored ina dry place, such as a zip lock bag or plastic wrap. Keep dry at all times.
Enables needle to be pulled through when loaded with up to 7 stitches. Thimble is not included.
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