Fifi's Blog

This blog is the perfect way to stay up to date with Fifi's Fabricology and everything in the world of quilting. If you plan on visiting Fifi's Fabricology browse our blog and discover all news and events to keep up to date.

Fifi’s Quilting Term Dictionary

 

The art of quilting has a language of its own. Experienced quilters generally know these quilting terms back to front but for beginner quilters it can be hard to distinguish different terms. Fifi’s Fabricology have created Fifi’s Quilting Term Dictionary to assist quilters around the world expand their knowledge on quilting terms you should familiarise yourself with. Read more >

Australian Quilting & Craft Fair Guide

As Quilting fanatics we understand how exciting it is attending the various quilting & craft fairs with incredible fabrics on display, the opportunity to meet fellow quilting lovers and a chance to take part in valuable workshops to improve your skills. Read more >

Fifis Designer of the month - Amy Butler

Amy Butler specialises in creating outstanding fabric designs and patterns commonly sought after in the quilting industry. We stock Amy Butler because of the incredible style she incorporates in each fabric design.  Read more >

Take a virtual tour of Fifi’s brand new fabric store on Google Maps!

Fifi’s Fabricology has just introduced a new online feature on Google Maps allowing you to view the complete inside of the amazing new quilting ‘shed’ . You can now view the complete fabric store from anywhere in the world on your computer through a simple Google Maps search.  Read more >

Fifi's Fabricology expands with the opening of it's new quilting shed on the Gold Coast

On Saturday 16 November Fifi’s Fabricology opened the doors of their brand new store to quilters from across the Gold Coast. Owner, Fiona Wright says the new ‘shed’ is a dream come true.

“This new shop consolidates everything we have. Our ranges use to be separate and kept in different places but now it’s conveniently all in the one big room,” she said.

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5 Sewing Machines

Upgrading or purchasing a new sewing machine can be a daunting task. Sewing machines used to be simple hardy instruments that all did roughly the same thing with varying degrees of quality. Recent years have seen the growth of divergent technology throughout the consumer world; this is particularly true of sewing. Digitised sewing machines offer precision guidance and designs that were once difficult have become much easier. If you’re a quilter then there are a few features you should look for in any sewing machine. Important features for quilting remain the same such as knee lifts which allow you to operate the sewing machine hands free, thereby keeping both hands on the fabric. Speed regulation and a good bobbin winder are also necessary for efficient quilting. To make your task easier we’ve compiled a simple list of the hottest sewing machines on the market right now.  Read more >