This quilt is hand pieced and hand quilted. This quilt measures 63 ½ x 67 inches (162 x 171cms) Sandra Boyle is a Melbourne based designer and teacher. Her quilts featre her wonderful scrappy mix of fabrics that she describes as “happy quilts”
The Merchant and Mills wooden folding ruler is made in Sweden. It is a traditional carpeter’s rule of superb quality. Marked in both imperial (inches) and metric (cm) it is 1m long and very useful for fabrics.
Merchant and Mills 100 size 2 black enamelled entomolgy pins are pefect for using with extra fine fabrics such as silks and antique cloths.
Each box has 100 pins and they are 38mm x 0.45mm.
Merchant & Mills glass headed pins are super sharp and easy to find in fabric. Each box has approximately 100 glass headed pins in a multitude of colours.
Each pin measures 0.6mm 30mm.
The Merchant & Mills black glass toilet pins are made in Spain, strong and beautiful they are perfectly made for sewing and the dressing table. The pins are quite long and were traditionally used by ladies before buttons became commonplace to pin clothes together or to attach a corsage. They are ideal for pinning together heavy fabrics and particularly useful in curtain making.
Each pin measures 45mm x 0.7mm and are made from nickel-plated high carbon steel.
Merchant & Mills 24ct gold plated couture pins. These lux pins are very sharp and smooth and were traditionally used in embroidery but also perfect for dressmaking.
Each container gives you approximately 150 of these splendid pins.
Merchant & Mills traditional French safety pins with no coil to catch on threads. These collarless pins are ideal for knitters and sewists alike. Golden in colour these beauties are 24mm in length and each box gives you approximately 100.
Merchant & Mills Studio scissors are perfect for pattern and paper cutting. The long blades enable continuous straight cutting and they are Teflon coated for a smother cut.
These scissors are made in Sheffield and are 9” or 22.5cms in length.