Tuesday, 18 March 2014


Hello to all.
Well, what can we say......1300 visitors to the first quilt exhibition of the Castlemaine Appliqué Group and $10,000.00 raised to purchase a Day Chair for the Oncology Department at at North East Health, Wangaratta.
So today all we can say to every single person involved is CONGRATULATIONS and the biggest ever, heartfelt THANKYOU.

There is one more thing to say today....PAJAMAS.

Threadbear is closed today and will reopen on Thursday 20th March....we will be out of our pjs by then and ready with photos and stories of our wonderful weekend.


  1. Glad to hear it was a success. looking forward to the photos.

  2. Congratulations on the fabulous organization that went into the most wonderful exhibition of beautiful quilts. Everyone went above and beyond for a perfect weekend ! AND $10,000 to charity to boot ! WOOOOO HOOOO !! Love Di xxx

  3. Do have a good rest well deserved after a great weekend. Xx

  4. well done, you all deserve a pj day. A chair will make all the difference at day oncology. Lx

  5. Sensational - wish I could have been there.

  6. When will Di and Margaret's new patterns be available for purchase? Both are stunning!