Tuesday, April 27, 2010

We've Been {DUMPED} on!

Look what we found next to our steps!

We'll have it in front of the store for a couple more days, so stop by and see it!

Monday, April 12, 2010

Big and Bold

May 1st 10-1 PM


May 18th 1-4 PM

This very easy quilt is a really good one for beginners and will a breeze for more advanced quilters. Our sample is done in a throw size, but you can make yours bigger. This is a great project to use those fat quarters you've been collecting! Kit Available!

Fabric Requirements (Throw size):

13 Fat Quarters
Accent & Border 1 - 5/8 yard
Backing - 4 2/3 yard
Binding - 5/8 yard

Church Ladies Apron

April 27th 6-9 PM


May 22 10-1 PM

This pattern is a blast from the past and could possibly be the same style apron your mom or grandma wore back then. It's reversible, so you'll nd up with two-in-one!

Fabric Requirements:

Two - 1 yard pieces of 45" wide cotton fabric
Thread to match both fabrics
Optional: 8" strip of Velcro brand hook and loop fastener

Freedom Flags

May 11th 6-9 PM

This wonderful patriotic quilt features twelve scrappy flags in red, creams and blues. Come show your patriotic spirit! Kit Available!

Fabric Requirements:

6 red fat quarters

6 cream/tan fat quarters

1/3 yard each of 6 different blues

Various golds totaling 1/3 yard for stars

2/3 yard binding

4 yards backing

Over the River & Through the Woods . . .

April 20th, April 27th AND May 11th 1-4 PM

This will be a three-part class to cover the pieced blocks, the applique blocks (yep, the "A" word), wool felt applique and embroidery, and lastly, putting it all together. Get a jump start on a great autumn quilt!

Fabric Requirements:

6 assorted fat quarters for sky

6 assorted fat quarters for houses

6 assorted fat quarters for house fronts

6 assorted fat quarters for roofs

2 assorted fat quarters for embroidery blocks

scraps for window, doors, baskets, nine patch, moons, and star blocks.

1 yard total for scrappy border. It's made from 2 1/2" random strips

1/2 yard binding

3 1/2 yards backing

Quilted Baby Shoes

April 22 1-4 PM


May 26 6-8 PM

Need a sweet gift for a new baby? Impress everyone with quilted baby shoes! You will need to come prepared with your fabric quilted, either a small grid or a small stipple. Or, you can purchase one of our pre-quilted kits for $5.

Fabric requirements:
2 coordinating squares 12" x 12" quilted with a thin batting in between!
Ribbon, bows, buttons, anything to embellish with!

Self-Binding Baby Receiving Blanket

May 25 6-9 PM

This is a great way to make a receiving blanket that you don't have to bind! The technique features a mitered border that looks hard to do, but it's really easy!

Fabric Requirements:

1 square 30" square for top

1 square 40" square for bottom

Wonder Wallet

April 24 1-3 PM
May 5 10-12 PM
May 6 6-8 PM

This little cutie is slightly larger than a credit card and is loaded with four pockets for all of your cards, coins & cash! From a Fat Quarter you can make 2 wallets!

Fabric Requirements:
1 Fat Quarter (or various fabrics to equal a 1/4 yard)

Velcro - 1/2" of sew-in

Button - 3/4"-1" size for decoration ONLY. No-shank works best.

Optional Interfacing for the flap - 1 piece 5" x 6" lightweight fusible

Saturday, April 10, 2010


April 22 5-9 PM
May 4 12-4 PM
May 12 10-1 PM

This is such a dramatic quilt! If you come prepared with all the pieces pre-cut and ready to sew, you should be able to make the top in this 4 hour class. This is a good one to feature those fabrics you just can't bear to cut into small pieces!

Fabric Requirements (to make a lager lap):

Dark - 1 1/4 yards
Light - 1 1/2 yards
Prints (squares) - (12) - 12 1/2" squares

Optional Borders:
Inner Border - 5/8 yards
Outer Border - 1 5/8 yards

Binding - 5/8 yard

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Happy Birthday, Lynette!

April 7th is Lynette's Birthday! Be sure to bring this coupon in for your own savings & wish Lynette a Happy Birthday! Coupon is good all this week!