Welcome To Room For Threads
Welcome to Room For Threads. This website is constantly being worked on. Please check back regularly to see what's new.
A warm welcome from Room for Threads Specialist resource centre for the art embroiderer and needle worker, located on the beautiful Gold Coast Queensland, Australia and the creation of Annie Huntley.
We supply a comprehensive range of fine quality embroidery threads, ribbons, braids, books, fabrics and embroidery supplies.
Room for Threads also caters for the wet and dry felting enthusiast, supplyingfine grade felting wool, silk tops, fibres and fabric for all your felting needs.
Take a look at our beautiful range Stumpwork, Elizabethan, Brazilian and Raised Embroidery, plus rich and elegant crazy-patch original kits, designed by Annie Huntley. Correspondence courses also available.
Let your creative spirit fly!!
Hi fellow embroiderers and felters,
I am now dyeing my own beautiful range of fine merino wool, 50/50 merino-silk slither - "Slinky", silk hankies, tissue silk, habitai and other assorted waste for felting. All found in the "Felting Room"
As you can see Room for Threads has joined Facebook to keep you up to date on the comings and goings here. Last week I attended the Southern Hemisphere biannual Felting convention in Woollongong, had a fantastic time and learned more about this amazing craft. Attended 3 workshops: -
Japanese felter Leiko Uchiyamo and learned her fabulous technique called "Pine needle Felting
Anna Gunnarsdottir from Finland, and discovered how to make round large and small vesels
Martein van Zuilen, and found the easy to way to make long felted cords - just around your hand!!
Cant wait to play more!!
Week after next is our annual retreat to Beechworth where much stitching, felting and general frivolity will occur
Upcoming events: - more details availabel in workshop/classes where you can download this year full claendar
September 14th & 15th - Mini retreat
October - Afternoon tea with DixieHappy Stitching and talk to you all soon,