About Us 

Here at Darvanalee Designs Quilting Service and Singer Sewing Machines...


Our mission is to help you, the customer 

to have a pleasant shopping and quilting 



Our primary business is a quality longarm quilting service and patchwork store

You can either drop your quilt in or mail it to us, the choice is yours.


If you don't have time to quilt yourself, then no problem. We can help you, as we offer a custom handmade quilting service as well. 

You can choose from one of our designs or one of your own, we will then make it for you.


We have expanded our services to include workshops and sewing retreats, which will include bag making and patchwork.

We take single or group bookings.


We stock quality quilting products 

from here in Australia, and the USA alike.


So take a look around...You will be 

pleasantly surprised at what you will find 


Any Questions Please Contact Us 

and we will only to happy to Help You.


First and foremost I am a mum of 3 wonderful daughters and a wife to a wonderful man...And I have a passion for all things Handmade and the Handmade Home...But quilts are what I love best...below is a little more about what I do on a day to day basis.


My name is Nicole Reed and I am an Event Planner, mainly Sewing Retreats, for both single and group bookings. We take care of all your needs at DDs Retreats, so all you need to do once you arrive is to sew and enjoy the fun relaxed atmosphere. My team and I take care of the accommodation, food and the organisation of projects. At the present time, we are running these retreats at the beautiful Bunya Mountains in South East Queensland, with the intention of expanding to other areas in the near future.

When I am not planning sewing retreats, I am a ‘machine quilter for hire’ based in Kingaroy, in country Queensland, Australia. I operate a quilting service using an Avante Q18 HandiQuilter Quilting Machine with the Q-Bot computerised system. Quilting with a computerised system is good news for my clients because the results are better. My machine produces even, regular stitches and stitches out a precise and accurate design. A wide selection of quilting designs are available, so finding just the right pattern to suit your quilt will be an easy choice for you.

I have been quilt-making and crafting for many years, so my knowledge about all aspects of patchwork and quilting is extensive, and I have been helping other quilt makers complete their quilts since 2009. 
In 2012 I started teaching a small group of ladies beginner patchwork, and since then have expanded to more advanced classes including bag making. I now teach in the neighbouring town of Nanango, at another patchwork shop. I am passionate about quilting and crafting in all forms of the word. I love to share my knowlged far and wide, so much so that 2018 seen me delve into the world of YouTube. Although still in its fledgingling stages we are growing everyday by leaps and bounds.


I am passionate about quilting and bringing like minded people together. So you can be assured that I will treat your quilt and your event with the highest regard. 

So If you are looking for a quilter to finish your quilting project, or and event planner to plan your next sewing retreat, then you can be confident that here at Darvanalee Designs Studio you will receive quality service, from myself and my team.


Happy Quilting and Crafting 

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