- ❀ 25th June 2023 ~ I'm selling all my bobbins as sadly I can no longer make lace. Starting with my lucky dip on my Wise Owls bobbins, and following closely behind, Ralph Sphinx wood inscribed bobbins.
- ❀ 24th June 2023 ~ I am no longer buying stock in, mostly due to my MND, but also I have run out of room to store anything else. Once it is sold, that's it.
- ❀ 14th Apr 2022 ~ All my books are now up on the website, they are looking for a new home.
- ❀ 21st Apr 2022 ~ I have a few spangles for sale. $5.00 a pair you will find them on the Secondhand page under the misc tab.
- ❀ 16th Apr 2022 ~ New sets of secondhand bobbins have been added... from $2.00 to $5.00 a bobbin... find all 41 sets under the bobbin tab.
- ❀ 31st Mar 2022 ~ New Mulberry Silk Packs in... come check them out.
- ❀ 21st Jan 2022 ~ I have received a huge influx of secondhand books in. Find them under the book tab...
- ❀ 28th Dec 2021 ~ Adding to my Gutermann threads is Sulky Holoshimmer going out at $7.50 a reel
- ❀ 13th Oct 2021 ~ New... 10 beautiful colours of Gutermann Metallic Effects for $5.00 a reel.
- ❀ 1st Oct 2021 ~ My inherited bobbins from when I bought this company are now all going out in packs of 6, 9, 12, 15 or 18, at the rate of 6 for $5.00. These are all second rate bobbins so what you get is what you get. Ideal and cheap for beginners. Better bobbins coming soon.
- ❀ 23rd Sept 2021 ~ Brand new colours of Venne Silk now in stock. $8.50... 27 wrap.
- ❀ 10th Sept 2021 ~ Pattern page has been updated with some new patterns. Find them under the book tab.
- ❀ 28th June 2021 ~ 6 brand new Kidney Clothes are now up. Some with matching pincushions.
- ❀ 17th June 2021 ~ Venne Threads now in stock. 70/2 Colcotton for $7.50 a reel (32 wrap) and 60/2 Silk for $8.50 a reel (27 wrap)
- ❀ 11th June 2021 ~ Birch Cotton Quilting Thread is now available. In 24 stunning colours. 150mts for $3.00 a reel.
- ❀ 8th June 2021 ~ Introducing Mulberry Silks 100/3 at $12.00ea. Also introducing Ginnie Thompson Flower Thread, a lovely 100% cotton with a matt finish selling for $4.40ea. As usual, find them on the threads page. Two new brands coming very soon. Keep your eyes open...
- ❀ 19th May 2021 ~ Lizbeth 20 and 40 have been injected with a few new colours and introducing Lizbeth 80 (27 wrap) with 10 gorgeous colours. Colour chart also available now.
- ❀ 18th May 2021 ~ Gutermann Beads are now being sold individually.
Find them on the beads page.
- ❀ 4th May 2021 ~ It is with regret that I have to put the postage price up. Aussie post have now put their prices up twice since I began this business. That with the cost of the bags (which I do order in lots of 20 to save some cost), The new local price is now $12.00 for ordinary mail and $17.00 for express. As usual if I find the postage cheaper, a refund will be issued.
- ❀ 20th Mar 2021 ~ A very successful day at the Ulverstone State Day. My clients took advantage of my packs of Gutermann threads selling out at $3.00 per 3 pack. Tis a bargain at this price so get in while they last.
- ❀ 14th Mar 2021 ~ New stock of Bockens Linen in 80/2 and 90/2 in both 4/4 bleach and 2/4 bleach. White and Ecru. 120/2 is no longer being made.
- ❀ 25th Feb 2021 ~ DMC Metallic Diamant thread is now in stock in 7 stunning colours. $7.50ea for 35mts. Also a few new colours of Sulky 30 variegated thread colours in.
- ❀ 20th Feb 2021 ~ New sets of preloved bobbins are up. From $2.00 to $5.00 a bobbin in sets of 4, 6 and 8.
- ❀ 13th Feb 2021 ~ Anchor Lace Threads now available in 15 gorgeous colours in size 20,30,40 and 50. $6.00ea
- ❀ 7th Feb 2021 ~ I am down to my last book of Threads for Lace and at the moment, Brenda is out of stock.
- ❀ 2nd Feb 2021 ~ New stock of variegated Gutermann thread in. Selling at $6.00 a reel.
- ❀ 9th Sept 2020 ~ A few new colours of Madeira 30 are now in stock.
- ❀ 17th Aug 2020 ~ For those wishing to buy by Credit Card, please choose PayPal.
- ❀ 14th May 2020 ~ As I only have DMC 30 in black. I have the price down to $2.50ea.
- ❀ 11th May 2020 ~ All Gutermann Glass Beads are now on special.
- ❀ 10th May 2020 ~ Wishing all mothers a very Happy Mother's Day. I hope everyone is doing well in this time.
- ❀ 26th March 2020 ~ New Gem Beads in Stock. Sold as individual beads. From 5¢ to 40¢ each.
- ❀ 6th March 2020 ~ We welcomed our first grandchild today. Elias Jackson welcome to the Heywood Clan.
- ❀ 5th Feb 2020 ~ Sourced some bookmarks, Just $1.20 each. Find them under MISC.
- ❀ 11th Jan 2020 ~ New second hand items for sale. Includes a Bobbin Bag that holds 140 pairs of bobbins.
- ❀ 8th Dec 2019 ~ 2 new pages added. Links which you will find under ABOUT.
Kidney pillow cloths found under MISC.
- ❀ 18th Oct 2019 ~ Maderia Silks have been added. I only have a few left at $2.00 a pack
- ❀ 14th Oct 2019 ~ New Second Hand Books have been added. (under Books)
- ❀ 13th Oct 2019 ~ Spangled Preloved Bobbins (under Bobbins), selling in sets of 4 or 6
at only $3.00 per bobbin.
- ❀ 12th Oct 2019 ~ What a wonderful week at the AGM week. It was so nice to see everyone and
everyone seemed to have great time. Thanks to everyone who supported us on Saturday.
- ❀ 30th Sept 2019 ~ Looking foward to seeing everyone at the Conference next week.
- ❀ 11th August 2019 ~ Back home after a wonderful cruise. New colours of Auriful 50 in.
- ❀ 28th July 2019 ~ I am away from home for a holiday from the 1st August until the 9th August.
- ❀ 31st May 2019 ~ New Tatting shuttles in, Find them on the Misc Page.
- ❀ 28th May 2019 ~ Handy Hands Lizbeth threads in size 20 and 40 now available.
- ❀ 17th May 2019 ~ Sajou Fil au Chinois Fil is now available in Optical Ecru + 10 new colours in Calais Cocoon.
- ❀ 6th May 2019 ~ Prices have been dropped on all YLI threads. Get them while they last.
- ❀ 4th May 2019 ~ Cailas Cocoon cotton threads from Sajou are now available with more colours coming soon.
- ❀ 3rd May 2019~ Now stocking 50/2 and 70/2 in Sajou threads in brilliant white.
- ❀ 1st May 2019~ Pack of 25 plastic floss cards now avavilable to buy for $2.50 on the Misc page.
- ❀ 20th April 2019 ~ All Gutermann cotton and silk threads have been updated. New colours in.
- ❀ 18th April 2019 ~ I have some very good second hand books up for sale at some very good prices.
- ❀ 9th April 2019 ~ New colours of Pipers Spun silk in 140/2 and 210/2 are now avavilable to buy.
- ❀ 5th April 2019 ~ Finca Bolillos 80 and 100 topped up with white, black and ecru.
- ❀ 20th March 2019 ~ New page (under books) where preloved books will be sold.
Contact me if you have any to sell thanks. Also a second hand page under Misc but I sold it all on Sat. Hopefully I will
have something to put up soon.
- ❀ 23rd Feb 2019 ~ Gutermann NE 50 (100mts)
3 reels (Same Colour) for $6.00. Only while stocks last
- ❀ 14th Jan 2019 ~ New colour combinations of Pin Cushions now for sale. Now selling 2.5" for $2.00.
- ❀ 11th Jan 2019 ~ NEW THREAD AVAILABLE: 8 beautiful colours of Goldschild Linen in 80/3 for $9.00 a reel.
- ❀ 29th Dec 2018 ~ New books and patterns including Barbara Underwoods Introduction to Bedfordshire Lace.
- ❀ 18th Dec 2018 ~ New Gutermann threads in. Ne50 and Sulky 30 and Sulky 12.
- ❀ 17th Dec 2018 ~ Now stocking sizes 6, 7, 9 and 10 size sharp needles.
- ❀ 16th Dec 2018 ~ Mettler Silk Finish threads in sizes 40, 50 and 60 for $4.00ea
- ❀ 14th Dec 2018 ~ A5 Pattern Magazines in from Claire Burkhard $15.00ea
- ❀ 13th Dec 2018 ~ New Maderia Cotona threads in 80, 50 and 30.
- ❀ 10th Dec 2018 ~ New books up including Threads for Lace 7 and new Pattern packs up from Geraldine Stott.
- ❀ 7th Dec 2018 ~ Stork Scissors and Lace Pins have been added to the Misc Page.
- ❀ 6th Dec 2018 ~ YLI thread now up for sale. A little of Fresia and Egyptian threads also in stock.
- ❀ 25th Nov 2018 ~ Books have been updated. Click on a book to take you to a page with more information.
- ❀ 23rd Nov 2018 ~ New Colours in Pipers Fine Twisted Silk now available.
- ❀ 14th Nov 2018 ~ New Stock of Moravia 40/2 Linen now in stock.
- ❀ 5th Nov 2018 ~ Lace Worx opens for Business.