Miscellaneous Notions & Gadgets

Listed below are a few of the miscellaneous notions & gadgets we have found
that help make a seamstress' life a little easier.
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All Purpose Water Based Cleaner
Suds is a unique, all-purpose, water-based cleaner that is versatile and economical. No harsh chemicals, ammonia or abrasives. Safe to use, leaving all fabrics clean and film-free. Suds is non-toxic, biodegradable, and effective in cleaning most any surface in home, including fabric! Works Great On: Grease Pencils and Marks on Fabrics, Safe on Wool Washables, Spray Adhesive on Hoops, Cleaning Table Tops, Scuff Marks on Sewing Machine Covers, Carpets & Floors & Safe on Fabrics
8 ounce

$ 20.00


Clover Clip n Glide Bodkin
Clip provides firm hold on elastic end. Long, flexible bodkin pulls elastic through casing with ease.
Suitable elastic width: 5/8in (15mm) or wider
Width of casing opening: 34/in (20mm) or wider
Exceptional flexibility ensures smooth passage along

$ 6.00


Clover Elastic Lock Set
o more elastic slippage. Set includes Elastic Lock for firm hold and flexible bodkin for elastic.  Features:  Elastic Lock firmly holds elastic or tape ends and prevents slipping into casing.  Side clips for locking two elastics simultaneously-easily pull two rows of elastics through casing.

$ 5.50


Clover Point 2 Point Turner

Curved end with tip for point turning. Fine tipped end for detail work. Designed to be comfortable and secure in hand when using either end.


$ 9.00


Sewline Sure Guide
Needle Threader

The "Sure Guide Needle Threader" will thread very fine needles (size 9-12). The case slides open to reveal a clever mechanism. Simply insert the needle and lay the thread in the groove. Pressing lightly on the lever directs a shaped pin into the thread through the needle eye. If the pin hits resistance it will stop, preventing it from breaking. The case will hold needles and the top has a magnet so you can easily pick up those small needles.

$ 16.00


Soft Fuse
8"x10" sheets

Easy to use, position over a design and trace, iron to fabric, and cut, position on back of fabric, iron a second time. Cut out design on traced line, remove paper backing leaving the fusible on the back of the fabric. Position appliqué, face up, glue side down, and iron again to fuse the appliqué into place. finish along edges as desired. For machine or hand appliqué.
10 sheets/pkg



Slim Line Magnetic Box
Magnetic base holds cutting blades, scissors and needles in a sturdy, translucent case that allows for easy viewing of supplies.



Jumbo Bobbinsaver
The same flexible rubbery plastic unit that your customers have come to know and love for their standard bobbins is now available in a Jumbo size that is compatible with higher-capacity bobbins. Works with the Bernina 700 and 800 series high capacity bobbins that are 1-1/16" diameter.



Pattern Ease

Non-woven tracing material for altering, duplicating and designing patterns and crafts. Preserve your original patterns by using Pattern-Ease, to make durable copies. It's made of 80% Polyester, 20% Cellulose so it will not tear easily and it is strong enough to be used repeatedly and last for years.

White 46" wide / $2.90/yard


Wrap N Zap
Pellon’s Wrap-N-Zap is a microwave safe product is made of 100% Natural Cotton Batting. It is perfect for use in projects like insulated potato bags, casserole warmers and more. When used in the microwave, it will trap the moisture inside to produce a perfect baked potato or a well steamed ear of corn. It can even be used for warming rolls and tortillas. Color: Natural. Size: 45" x 1yd. NOTE: When working with products intended for use in a microwave, certain precautions should be taken. Use only 100% Cotton batting, thread and fabric. Wrap-N-Zap® is made of 100% Cotton fibers without any additives. It is not fire retardant or flame proof. For this reason, we suggest cooking in 2 minute intervals for a maximum of 8 minutes. Never leave the microwave unattended. Do not use in a Convection/Microwave oven.

$ 8.50


Iron Shine Cleaning Pen
by Clover

Iron Shine Cleaning Pen is designed to quickly remove build up on your iron's soleplate whether it is bare metal or coated. It features a broad felt type tip and uses a water soluble cleaning fluid. Great for removing adhesives and starch build up.

$ 17.00


Dritz Iron-Off
Use Dritz Iron-Off Hot Iron Cleaner to clean residues from your iron's sole plate. Removes starch, fusible webs and detergents. Non-flammable, non-toxic, and non-abrasive.

$ 6.50


Terial Magic Spray
Terial Magic turns your single ply fabric into a workable medium, allowing you to create beautiful dimensional art. It's fray resistant, easy to sew by machine or by hand, holds folds and pleats, gathers beautifully works well with hot glue gun and can be washed out of fabric later.
24 oz


$ 15.00


Clover Fuse n Gather
Fuse 'n gather fusible gathering tape.  Press, pull, stitch and you have a gather.  Gathering has never been this easy. Simply press the fuse 'n gather on the wrong side of the fabric with medium heat, tie threads at one end, pull blue threads at opposite end to gather. Perfect for dresses, aprons, pillows, quilts, and many types of crafts.   Straight sewing is all you need.
5/8" x 6 yard

$ 8.00


Clover Hot Hemmer

Fold, measure, press hems and more,  Heat resistant, press directly on the ruler.  Dry or steam iron
Thin and accurate ruler.  Non-slip surface holds fabric in place


$ 9.00


Clover Fabric Folding Pen
Fabric Folding has never been easier with the help of Clover’s New Fabric Folding Pen. Simply add water with a mixture of 4 drops of Clover’s concentrated marking solution into pen, draw lines on fabric then fold. No pressing required! Makes folding fabric for patchwork, origami quilting, sewing and other handcraft easier.

$ 17.00


Clover Fabric Folding Pen Liquid
Liquid to be used with Fabric Folding Pen - 8ml bottle

$ 8.750


Quick Pleater

Do you struggle with sewing perfect pleats? Then you absolutely, positively must have the "Quick Pleater"! With this tool you will be making perfect pleats in no time flat! It is so easy you don't even need a manual. All you have to do is insert fabric between the tines of the Quick Pleater, turn the pleater toward you, and stitch. This 3 piece set makes 1/2", 3/4" and 1" pleats.

$ 35.00


Sewline Stain Maid

A very handy product. Stain Maid is a blend of orange oil and natural ingredients with a proven ability to dissolve and effectively lift oil-based stains, grease, inks, blood, lipstick, coffee and tea to name just a few.  It's convenient crayon pack means it is easy to have on hand and apply as soon as needed, directly to the stain

$ 5.00


Sewing Edge
by Qtools

Sew faster, easier, and keep your precision! These vinyl strips replace masking tape and moleskin with a reposition able stop that doesn't leave sticky residue. The thickness creates an edge that guides the fabric in front of the foot. Sew with confidence and consistency, easily.

$ 10.00


Fray Block Brush Bottle
by June Tailor
Use the precision brush for maximum control. Prevents fraying on fabric and ribbon and is great for sealing serged thread ends. Dries quickly with a clear, soft and flexible finish.

$ 5.50


Double Readout Plan Measure
by Alvin
Ideal for blueprints, map scaling, and drawing. Determines distances in miles or kilometers on maps and plans according to scales indicated on dial. Assures precision measurement forward or backward and follows curved lines. Precision metal gears are reset by revolution counter. Convenient handle for easy maneuverability. Two large, easy-to-read dials with unbreakable plastic faces. White dial graduated in inches and centimeters (36" = 92cm). Yellow dial graduated in ½", ¼", 1/8", and 1/16" to the foot. Includes leather-like vinyl pouch for protection.

$ 45.00


Jumbo Wonder Clips
Jumbo Wonder Clips. Great holding capacity for many crafts. Clip opens wide to hold layers of fabrics. Great alternative to pins, especially when working with vinyls, piles, and heavy weight fabrics. 24 clips per package. 1/2" x 2-1/4".

$ 25.00


Roxanne's Glue Baste-It
This incredible appliqué glue is 100% water-soluble, dries in minutes, holds firmly until you want to loosen it, and does not feel stiff when dry. The unique syringe applicator allows controlled placement of droplets of glue. Contains no dyes, waxes to harmful chemicals, pH neutral. Great for scrapbooking, appliqué work, quilt binding, chenille strips - use anywhere you would normally use pins. 1 oz. EZ-Squeezie bottle. Features an "airtight" cap and a unique precision tip for applying tiny, controlled dots of glue.
Made in the USA.

$ 11.00


Before you start cutting out the fabric for your quilt, wash your commercially dyed cotton fabrics in Retayne. This color fixative prevents fabric dyes from running and ruining your quilt.

$ 3.00


Clover "Quick" Yo-Yo Maker
Quick and easy to make perfectly shaped yo-yos! Simply stitch yo-yo's together into various kinds of handwork.  Choose from 4 sizes

X Small - 3/4"

$ 5.50

X Large - 2 3/8"

$ 6.50


Hera Marker for Appliqué & Sewing
by Clover

With it's small tip, the "HERA" marker is easy to handle and best suited for marking and creasing on appliqué or reverse appliqué.  Useful when other types of marking would be inappropriate.



Grabs Your Project and Won't Let Go! Aids in hooping embroidery hoops, marking quilt tops, coloring on fabric, making quilt labels, and many other uses. Also great for signing friendship quilts. New heat resistant non-slip surface 12 1/2" x 17"

$ 17.00


Clover Bodkins
2 Types per package
Binding Bodkin For fairly wide elastic band and Head Bodkin For fairly fine elastic string.

$ 4.98


Sewers Aid by Collins

1/2 fl. oz. A clear, non-staining lubricant. A drop on the sewing machine needle will help reduce skipped stitching and friction heat of needle while sewing through heavy material and sheer fabric.  Apply to hand needle of easier penetration of fabric when hand sewing.

$ 5.20


Paintstik Professional Colorless Blender

Artist’s Paintstik® Oil Colors are real paint in solid form. They are not crayons, oil pastels or soft pastels, but highly refined drying oils blended with durable pigments and then solidified into stick form. Do not dry clean fabrics embellished with paintstiks.



Paintstik Professional Iridescent Blender

This blender can also be on the Professional colors to increase the range of Iridescent colors



Paintstiks Mini Metallic
Set of 3
These Mini Sets contain three small paintstiks in one package that are each 1/3 the size of a regular paintstik. Mini Metallic Colors Include: Iridescent Gold, Iridescent Copper and Iridescent Silver.



Paintstiks Mini Primary Colors
Set of 3

These Mini Sets contain three small paintstiks in one package that are each 1/3 the size of a regular paintstik. Mini Primary Colors Includes: Napthol Red, Ultramarine Blue and Azo Yellow.



Paintstiks Mini French Colors
Set of 3

These Mini Sets contain three small paintstiks in one package that are each 1/3 the size of a regular paintstik. Mini French Country Colors Include: Mauve, Celadon Green and Wedgewood Blue.



Paintstiks Mini Classic Colors
Set of 3

These Mini Sets contain three small paintstiks in one package that are each 1/3 the size of a regular paintstik. Mini Classic Colors Include: Sap Green, Alzarin Crimson and Prussian Blue.



Paintstiks Mini American Colors
Set of 3

These Mini Sets contain three small paintstiks in one package that are each 1/3 the size of a regular paintstik. Mini Toning Colors Include: Barn Red, Yellow Ochre and Olive Green.



Paintstiks Mini Popular Colors
Set of 3

These Mini Sets contain three small paintstiks in one package that are each 1/3 the size of a regular paintstik. Mini Popular Colors Include: Medium Pink, Dioxazine Purple and Teal Blue.



Paintstiks Mini Earthtone Colors
Set of 3

These Mini Sets contain three small paintstiks in one package that are each 1/3 the size of a regular paintstik. Mini Earthtone Colors Include: Asphaltum, Meadow Green and Sap Green.



Paintstiks Mini Iridescent Autumn Colors
Set of 3

These Mini Sets contain three small paintstiks in one package that are each 1/3 the size of a regular paintstik. Mini Iridescent Autumn colors include Red, Orange & Light Gold.



Paintstiks Mini Iridescent Winter Colors
Set of 3

These Mini Sets contain three small paintstiks in one package that are each 1/3 the size of a regular paintstik. Mini Iridescent Winter colors include Pearl White, Charcoal & Brown.



Tiger Tape

Great for straight line quilting, buttonhole stitch and any craft that needs a guide. Finally, Purr-fect stitches every time!  Marked at 9 or 12 lines/inch and is 1/4" wide. Great for straight line quilting. This is my most popular size. Just follow the lines to make purrfect stitches every time!

$ 12.50 / 30 yards


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Sewline Fabric Aqua Eraser

Getting those drafting lines from fabric has sometimes been a cause of concern when we wanted to get rid of the lines without hurting our fabric. Not any more with the new Sewline Aqua Eraser. It works rather like a fountain pen with a reservoir you simply fill with water or a water and detergent mix. Your finger pressure on the soft grip then dampens the special soft fibre point. By lightly dabbing or running this point along the line or mark, the special point absorbs the pencil or water-based ink mark. So much quicker and easier than fiddling with a sponge or cloth. When the point of the Aqua Eraser becomes discoloured, simply pull it out and slip in a new point.




Sewline Fabric Aqua Eraser Replacement Points

Pack of 6 refills for the Sewline Aqua Eraser




Sewline Fabric Mechanical Pencil - White

Mechanical fabric pencil with CERAMIC leads - gives clear, clean lines that are easily removed with attached eraser or damp cloth. No more messy chalk or lines you can't remove! It is comfortable to use and refills of leads and erasers are available.




Sewline Fabric Mechanical Pencil Refills Leads
6 leads - .9mm


Needle Nest
by Collins
A purse size magnetic Needle Nest holds numerous needles intact for easy selection. See all your needles at a glance

$ 5.00


Sewline Fabric Glue Pen
No more fiddling with pins and trying to sew around them. Just run the Glue Pen along the fabric edge, hold the pieces together and you have a temporary bond. This specially developed glue is colored blue so that it is clearly visible and then dries clear in a few minutes. The glue washes out completely, leaving no residue. Will not clog up your needle of your machine.  Comes with one refill

$ 8.00


Swedish Tracing Paper

European Dressmakers Use This Paper To Make Their Couture "Muslins".

It's strong, shapes to body. Trace pattern, sew together for critical trial fit before cutting expensive fabric. Can wash 10 times! Easily marks with any pen/pencil. Doesn't tear like tissue paper does.

30" x 10 yd. roll.

$ 18.00


by Crowning Touch

The FASTURN®  is a hollow brass cylinder with a specially designed wire hook that makes turning fabric tubes fun!  Magically fill fabric tubes with cord, batting or wire at the same time they are turned.  Fabric tubes are easily sewn into quilts, vest, dolls, accessories, crafts, embellishments and fabric weaving.  Set includes six cylinders ranging in size from 1/8" to 3/4" in diameter, with three different sized wire hooks.

$ 72.00


Grandma's Secret Wrinkle Remover

Unplug you iron!  Easily removes wrinkles & odors.  Safe on virtually all fabrics.  No phosphates. 8 fl. oz.

$ 5.00


3 1/2" Double Eyed Needles
by Havel
Get a more professional look when serging! Finish and secure your serged chained ends with the double-eyed needle. This needle has smooth rounded ends to pull chain ends smoothly underneath the serged stitches. Large eyes make inserting threads simple. Also perfect in machine knitting for transferring yarn from one machine to another.  Set of 2



by Havel
The most popular addition to the Havel's line of sewing scissors, the Snip-A-Stitch is the perfect scissors for removing a single stitch. The notched blade slides easily under a single thread and cuts quickly and cleanly. An easy squeeze action is ideal for arthritic hands and makes picking up simple. Great for all types of needlearts and embroidery! 4 1/2" in length.



Baby Bumper Pads
These pads make the ideal filler for baby crib bumpers.  They are flame retardant, cut-to-size, washable & non-allergenic and included a pattern from "Possibilities" authors of the "P.S. I Love You" series of nursery design books. Six 1"x10"x26" pieces of Nu-foam, a safe alternative to foam!



Clover Magnet Pin Caddy
Gathers and stores pins safely, eliminating the need for a pin cushion. Allows for easy pick up and secures pins in one direction! Designed with a groove for easy pick up. Cover included for safe and easy storage.

3 x 4 inches



Magnetic Wand
Everyone has spilled or dropped a bunch of needles or pins at some time or another. Use our Magnetic Wand to pick them up easily. The 7 1/2" plastic wand has a 2 3/4" magnet. Sweep the pins or other small metal objects off the floor.



Wonder Tape
Completely disappears in first washing.  A double-sided transparent tape that can be stitched through - it will not gum up your needle

1/4 Inch x 360 Inches

$ 6.50


Darr Piping Magic
Rotary-cut or mark your choice of 4 different piping seam allowances.  Place cording of piping into the groove and cut the perfect seam allowance every time.  Now you can insert piping & be sure of maintaining accurate garment or project seam allowances



Grabbit Bobbinsaver
Round plastic "doughnut" for use with plastic or metal bobbins.  Accepts small or large bobbins.  Bobbin threads won't tangle or unwind.  Holds over 20 bobbins.



Smock & Block Guide
by Ellen McCarn

The Smock & Block Guide ™ is designed and produced by English Smocking and Pattern designer Ellen McCarn as a versatile aid to use from the start to finishing of the smocked garment, be it Bishop or Yoke, Collar or Insert.





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Fray Block
A new product that prevents fraying fabric & ribbon; secures serged threads; dries quick,clear, soft & flexible; washable & dry cleanable.

$ 6.25


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This powerful magnetic pincushion holds, pins, needles or bobbins.  Comes with 50 multicolored plastic head pins.  Does not work with brass or stainless steel pins



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Glass Head Pins
200 fine, sharp 1 3/8" steel shaft glass head pins. 
Perfect for heirloom sewing - won't melt if touched by hot iron!
Works great with Grabbit.

$ 7.25


Collins Crystal Glass Head Pins
These very fine glass head pins with excellent, sharp tips glide right through fabric. The extra long length (1 7/8") makes them well suited for quilting. The colors are easy to see on all fabrics. They will soon become your favorite quilting pin.

$ 9.50


Collins Flower Head Pins

Designed with a flat head and new pink color-not only easy to work with, but you can iron over them without leaving a trace on your fabric. Perfect for holding stacks of fabric together when cutting multiple layers with a rotary cutter.
100 pins -  1 7/8"



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Knott's Dots

Iron-on transfer dots for English smocking.  2 sheets - 44" wide by 24 rows deep.  Yellow Only
$ 8.00


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