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Collection: Sewing Notions

A small collection of Schmetz needles, KATM woven labels, Empty Plate buttons, LDH Scissors and Gütermann thread to complete your handcrafted garments.

Schmetz are our needles of choice.  They have been the leading manufacturer of quality sewing machine needles since 1851.  They offer uncompromised quality, with a needle for every project.  View the colour coding system here

Kylie and the Machine create some super fun and functional woven labels for all of your handmades.  Be it for your next Wiksten Haori or quilt for your sisters new babe, we have the label for you!  

Empty Plate is run by local Brisbane Maker, Suz.  Empty Plate's opening range features a collection of standard sized buttons that are 'basics with twist'.  Jazz up your next plain white shirt or solid coloured garment with some fun buttons that are produced right here in Australia!

We stock Gütermann polyester threads.  We appreciate that Gütermann threads are OKEO-TEX standard 100 certified and also don't contain any substances flagged by REACH.  They have been verified by ETI (Ethical Trading Initiative) that they meet the SMETA (Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit) requirements in terms of operating in a socially responsible fashion, considering the safety and human rights of workers, banning child labour, and working against discrimination within the work place.  They are also a member of ZDHC initiative, moving towards zero discharge of hazardous chemicals for their manufacturing processes. 

Find out more here

In 1990, LDH Scissors was founded in Shenzhen, just outside of Hong Kong, by a young couple who simply needed better quality sewing scissors. Built with Love, Dedication and Happiness, the company has been serving the sewing community ever since.

 

40 products
  • * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - Traditional Fabric Shears 8"
    * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - Traditional Fabric Shears 8
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    $63.00
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    $63.00
  • * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - Traditional Fabric Shears 9"
    * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - Traditional Fabric Shears 9
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    $68.00
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    $68.00
  • * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - LEFT HANDED Midnight Edition Tailor's Shears 10"
    * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - LEFT HANDED Midnight Edition Tailor's Shears 10
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    $89.00
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    $89.00
  • * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - RIGHT HANDED Midnight Edition Fabric Shears 10"
    * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - RIGHT HANDED Midnight Edition Fabric Shears 10
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    $89.00
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    $89.00
  • * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - Prism Edition Thread Snips
    * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - Prism Edition Thread Snips
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    $48.00
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    $48.00
  • * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - Midnight Edition Thread Snips
    * PRE ORDER *    LDH Scissors - Midnight Edition Thread Snips
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    $48.00
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    $48.00
  • * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - Midnight Edition Rotary Cutter
    * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - Midnight Edition Rotary Cutter
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    $62.00
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    $62.00
  • * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - Midnight Edition Pinking Shears 9"
    * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - Midnight Edition Pinking Shears 9
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    $76.00
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    $76.00
  • * PRE ORDER * LDH Scissors - Rotary blades (pack of 5)
    * PRE ORDER *    LDH Scissors - Rotary blades (pack of 5)
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    $58.00
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    $58.00