Monday, August 31, 2009

New Patterns & A Giveaway

We’ve got lots of new patterns in stock, with a little something for everyone … quilts, stitchery, aprons, bags, kids toys, and pincushions. Great for making gifts! We’re also having a giveaway. Scroll to the bottom of the post for more info.

The Raspberry Rabbits

Roses for Laura #TRR-001 Friendship Rabbits #TRR-002
Roses for Laura Friendship Rabbits


Cell Phone Cuties #FT713 Sugar Pumpkin #FT-825
Cell Phone Cuties Sugar Pumpkin


Daisy Roll Pattern Ocean View Polkadots and Pinwheels Sugar Drops


Ella Carry-all Practical Bag STELLA Apron


Fresh Picked Pincushions Daily Spice Halter Apron Happy Stacker Ring Toy


I have THREE of these …

FT725Jelly Baskets

to GIVE AWAY to three lucky people!

For a chance to win, invite a quilting friend to “follow” our blog.
Leave a comment telling us who you invited,
and you AND your friend will get their name in the drawing.

Want more chances?
Invite more friends!
You get an extra chance for each friend that follows.
And the friend can invite a friend and so on, and so on!

And you know, we won’t just send you a pattern. An extra “surprise” will be included to the three lucky winners.

So …
Go round up all your friends and bring them on over!

We’ll draw the three lucky winners next Thursday at Noon (pacific time)…

Saturday, August 22, 2009

There’s Still Time …


Our “Terrific Two BIrthday Bash” isn’t over yet!  We’re having tons of fun and absolutely love that we get to give you the gift of 25% off your entire order! 

Where else can you stock up on all your Christmas goodies at such a low price?  Our regular price on holiday yardage is $8.99. With the discount it’s only $6.74 per yard!  You can’t beat that!  And Jelly Rolls … they’re only $23.99!  All our precuts, yardage, patterns, kits … you pick it, it’s 25% off.

Sale “officially” ends at midnight tonight, August 22.  But we’ll be gone tomorrow, and we promise not to peek again until Monday morning.  So if it’s the 23rd, or maybe even the wee early morning hours of the 24th, and you use the code, it’ll still be good :)


We love having fun, and we love giving things away.  Have you had a chance to click over to Rachel’s blog at P.S. I Quilt?  She’s giving away a $50 gift certificate to our shoppe in honor of our birthday.  Tomorrow the 23rd she awarding one lucky winner, so hurry on over and sign up! 

Friday, August 14, 2009

It’s Our Birthday! Come Party With Us!

We’ve got our party hats on, and we’re blowing our whistles!  It’s our 2nd birthday!  Please join us as we celebrate 24 months of not just selling fabric, patterns, and notions, but more importantly, building friendships with our wonderful customers all over the world.  We had no idea when we started two years ago, what an incredible impact you would all have on our lives.  Thank you for visiting with us each day and for sharing your stories and your lives with us.  We totally heart you!

every party needs to have a little fun, and we are no exception.  hop on over to rachel griffiths blog .. p.s. i quilt .. and see what she’s got going on.  i promise, it will totally be worth your while!

please don’t party by yourself … call all your friends and have them come party with you!

and finally, see that part below that says “guidelines”?  please read it … especially the part about the shipping.  thanks!




Thursday, August 13, 2009

Quilt ‘n Stitch Marketplace – Giveaway!

image imageWelcome to “Quilt ‘n Stitch Marketplace” … THE gathering spot for quilters and stitchers all over the world!  Created by Joyce Lucas (founder of Make Mine Pink), Quilt ‘n Stitch is the premier quilting and needlework community on the Web — offering quality products and superior customer service, with a commitment to providing that small-town shopping experience and personal touch we all remember as a child.

Forums, boutiques, games, giveaways, and much more are available at QnS. 

They have a fantastic giveaway going on right now!  Anne Sutton from Bunny Hill Designs and one of the QnS boutique owners, has offered this wonderful kit.  Anne is well known in the industry for her whimsical pattern designs and fabrics.  Stop by and visit Anne’s blog at Bunny Tales.


Every giveaway has guidelines, and you can find them HERE, at Sew Many Notions, the official blog of Quilt ‘n Stitch Marketplace.  Deadline to enter is September 1, so don’t delay!

I look forward to meeting you over at the QnS Forums soon!

Friday, August 7, 2009

Komfort Kids – Project Linus

 Komfort Kids by Patrick Lose for Avlyn / Project Linus

Avlyn has partnered with Project Linus to "Provide Security Through Blankets".  Avlyn, the manufacturer of quality quilt and craft fabrics is proud to introduce KOMFORT KIDS; designed by Patrick Lose.  Komfort Kids is the official Project Linus fabric, with 8% of its sales going to assist in providing love, a sense of security, warmth and comfort to children who are ill, traumatized or otherwise in need.  "Blanketeers", are the volunteers that lovingly create the handmade blankets that are distributed to hospitals, shelters and social service agencies.

Project Linus Contest

Project Linus has an exciting contest going on now for quilts featuring the Komfort Kids fabric collection. To read about their contest rules and prizes click here.

Komfort Kids - Sweet Dreams Panel 3300-500 Komfort Kids - Sweethearts #3300-400 Komfort Kids - Heart Toss Magenta #3300-306
Komfort Kids - Heart Toss Lime #3300-304 Komfort Kids - Heart Toss Yellow #3300-302 Komfort Kids - Heart Toss Tangerine #3300-301
Komfort Kids - Twinkle Stars Magenta #3300-206 Komfort Kids - Twinkle Stars Periwinkle #3300-205 Komfort Kids - Twinkle Stars Teal #3300-203
Komfort Kids - Twinkle Stars Tangerine #3300-201 Komfort Kids - Bubbles Magenta #3300-106 Komfort Kids - Bubbles Periwinkle #3300-105
Komfort Kids - Bubbles Teal #3300-103    

Thursday, August 6, 2009

Scruffily Quilt Kit

We have another wonderful quilt kit from Rachel Griffith of “p.s. I Quilt”  and quilt designer for the Moda Bake Shop.

She’s just released the “Scruffily Quilt” pattern, an easy to assemble “shaggy/scruffy” quilt, and we’ve kitted it up in ten different fabric collections; two for the holidays, three Fig Tree’s and five others (see below).  Something for everyone!  Her Table Topper Kit is still one of our best sellers and quickly selling out.

Scruffily Quilt Kit

The kit is available in the following Moda fabric collections:

(All of these collections are available on our website.  Click on the name to go directly to our site to view the fabrics.)

The kit includes a full-color print pattern, a layer cake, a jelly roll and a charm pack to complete the top and binding.  The backing is not included. 

Don’t forget to stop by Rachel’s blog, “p.s. I Quilt” and the Moda Bake Shop.

Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Pumpkin Hollow

Pumpkin Hollow by David Carter Brown for Wilmington Prints

Wilmington Prints brings us a delightful Halloween collection designed by D.C. Brown (also designed “Over the Moon.”)

With bats, owls, pumpkins and an adorable haunted mansion, these prints will bring delight to your “Trick or Treating” memories for years to come.

We’ve kitted up an adorable Wall Hanging and Table Runner using the FREE pattern available from Wilmington (a full color copy of the pattern is included with the kit.)

Pumpkin Patchwork Wall Hanging Kit               Pumpkin Patchwork Table Runner Kit

Pumpkin Hollow - Panel #93061-859 Pumpkin Hollow - Stripe #93062-487 Pumpkin Hollow - Scenic Blue #93063-479
Pumpkin Hollow - Packed Pumpkins #93064-887 Pumpkin Hollow - Halloween Sky Blue #93065-495 Pumpkin Hollow - Halloween Sky Pumpkin #93065-895
Pumpkin Hollow - Pumpkins, Cats & More Blue #93066-489 Pumpkin Hollow - Pumpkins, Cats & More Green #93066-789 Pumpkin Hollow - Spooky Faces Pumpkin #93067-899
Pumpkin Hollow - Spooky Faces Black #93067-958 Pumpkin Hollow - Ticking Stripe #93040-229