Monthly Archives: September 2015

SWEET PEA IS COMING TO USA……..FIRST STOP HOUSTON 2015 INTERNATIONAL QUILT FESTIVAL

Yes, we are nearly on our way. Four weeks and counting before we pack up our traveling road show  and fly  from Australia for 15 long hours to come exhibit at 2015 Houston International Quilt Show. Its actually the worlds … Continue reading

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HOW TO PIN FOR PERFECT POINTS IN QUILTS AND QUILTED PRODUCTS.

So you have lovingly made your quilt blocks… you have carefully chosen your fabrics, procrastinated over colour choices and worked out the best layout for your design. Now comes the time that a lot of us fear. The sewing together … Continue reading

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Welcome to my blog

I am Allison Nash and I am the owner of Sweet Pea Machine Embroidery Designs.  I am also the head designer, the only designer in fact. Why only have the one designer you may ask. Well…. I have a very … Continue reading

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What is “in the hoop”?

In the hoop projects are ones that are made with an embroidery machine. The item you are embroidering on is made ‘in the hoop’ by laying down the fabric compared to normal machine embroidery where the item being embroidered is … Continue reading

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