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Monday, September 29, 2014

Classes Galore!

The first week of Autumn has been wonderful with some cooler weather and some time to spend with family.

New projects are getting started, too :)

If you’re like us you have tons of projects to fit in before Christmas and they may not even be started yet!
Sign up for a Class to get some help and motivation!

Vickie Overholt’s 
“3 B’s” of Quilting is a great Class series because you will learn about applying Borders, Backing, and Binding correctly- and you will complete a quilt before Christmas!

We will have kits available for the class in Northcott's Starry Night collection in
Blue, Red, or Evergreen.





Want to give a personalized gift? Lisa Garcia has several Classes coming up to show you how to use Transferred Photos- perfect for gift-giving!

Many more Classes available from our fabulous teachers- get inspired!

 
This Week’s Special:

Calypso Goldfish by Ro Gregg of Paintbrush Studio


All yardage is 15% off (or 25% off when you clear the bolt!)



CLASSES, CLASSES, CLASSES
 
Monday, September 29th at 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
Rag Quilt Sampler
 
If you’ve taken Lisa Garcia’s Photo Transfer class, here is a great project to use that transferred photo in!
Lisa will show you how to incorporate your photo into a darling rag quilt-
We will even die-cut a kit for you with all of the fabric and batting for just $65 :)

Cost $30



Tuesday, September 30th at 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Beginning Sewing: Reversible Classic Apron
 

Linda Rizzardi’s third class in the Beginning Sewing Series will guide you through constructing a reversible apron in child or adult sizes.
If you are feeling confident you can try your hand at adding appliques or ruffles to your apron!
This is the perfect class to get you started on gift-giving ideas; Linda showed us one of her darling aprons packaged in a trimmed-out mason jar!
Cost $25



Wednesday, October 1st at 10:30 am to 2:00 pm
Photo Transfer
 
Lisa Garcia will show you her tips and tricks for transferring your photos onto printable fabric to use in your sewing projects!
Please bring your laptop or scannable photo to class
Cost $30
1 sheet photo transfer fabric and use of printer/ink included



Saturday, October 4th at 11:00 am to 3:30 pm
Take 5 Photo Quilt
 
Lisa Garcia will be helping you recreate the popular Take 5 quilt from the Teacher's Pet into a memory quilt! Add up to 5 of your own photos (transferred onto fabric prior to the class) to make your quilt one-of-a-kind.
Cost $35
Original Teacher’s Pet pattern included


Monday, October 6th at 10:30 am to 2:00 pm
and Saturday, October 11th at 10:30 am to 2:00 pm
Kaleidoscope
 

Create multiple stunning blocks from just one fabric!
Lyn Brown will show you how to make stunning beauty in a 2 Session Class:

The first class will go over cutting out your blocks using a 60 degree ruler; the second class will be sewing and assembling your quilt top.

Cost: Both days included for $45
Please see class supply list



Thursday, October 9th at 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
An Afternoon of Mystery and Secrecy

 

Shhh!!!
A special Mystery Guest is coming to our Shoppe!
She is a talented local designer that has published patterns in popular Quilting magazines and she is showing us new designs before they debut at Quilt Market in Houston. We are so excited to see what she will bring!!!
Come in disguise like our guest if you wish. There will be door prizes and light refreshments will be served. We are going to have so much fun!!!
Cost $10

Please call the Shoppe @ (760) 881-4025 for more information about these and other fun Classes or to reserve your place in a class.

Don’t forget, Website orders over $50 ship free :)

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Thursday, September 25, 2014

End of Summer Sidewalk Sale!!


The Summer is coming to a close; cooler weather and Autumn leaves are just around the corner, and Pumpkin Spice indulgences have returned to menus :)





We think this is a pretty good time to offer you some great deals on kits and yardage to get your Christmas projects going!


We are having an End of Summer Sidewalk Sale! 
This Friday and Saturday, September 26th and 27th, 2014


30% off all Kits


15% off all pre-cuts and yardage in the Shoppe
(25% off when you clear a whole bolt!)


15% off Notions


Fantastic savings on Janome Sewing and Embroidery machines 
and accessories!


Online Customers use coupon code SOLONGSUMMER
Friday - Sunday, September 26 - 28, 2014

Receive 15% off your entire order plus 
FREE SHIPPING when you spend $50

Sales are discounted from the original price




This Week’s Special:

Honky Tonk by Cosmo Cricket for Moda

All yardage is 15% off (or 25% off when you clear the bolt!)







CLASSES, CLASSES, CLASSES

We have a treat in store for you coming up Thursday, October 9th!
A special Mystery Guest is coming to our Shoppe!!!




She is a talented local designed that has published patterns in many Quilting magazines and she is showing us the goods before they debut at Quilt Market in Houston.
We are so excited to see what she will bring!!!





Linda Rizzardi has a Beginning Sewing Series on Tuesdays in September!
Learn about your sewing machine as you make fun projects; these are perfect classes to take with a friend, daughter, niece, or granddaughter :) 
Please bring your sewing machine and manual to each class.

Cost $25 per class



Tuesday, September 30th at 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Beginning Sewing: Reversible Classic Apron



In the third class Linda will guide you through constructing a reversible apron in child or adult sizes. If you are feeling confident you can try your hand at adding appliques or ruffles! 




Friday, September 26th at 10:30 am and 1:00 pm
Quilts of Valor



Come join us on the last Friday of each month to quilt for our troops and Veterans!


Morning session 10:30am - 1:00pm
Afternoon session 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Please bring your own sewing machine, cutting tools, rulers and thread.
Donations are happily accepted and greatly appreciated :)




Saturday, September 27th at 10:30 am to 2:30 pm
Photo Transfer



Lisa Garcia will show you her tips and tricks for transferring your photos onto printable fabric to use in you sewing projects!

Please bring your laptop or scannable photo to class

Cost $30 
1 sheet photo transfer fabric and use of printer/ink included




Monday, September 29th at 10:30 am to 3:30 pm 
Rag Quilt Sampler



If you’ve taken Lisa Garcia’s Photo Transfer class, here is a great project to use that transferred photo in!

Lisa will show you how to incorporate your photo into a darling rag quilt- 
We will even die-cut a kit for you with all of the fabric and batting for just $65 :)

Cost $30



Please call the Shoppe @ (760) 881-4025 for more information about these and other fun Classes or to reserve your place in a class.

Don’t forget, Website orders over $50 ship free :)

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Monday, September 8, 2014

Brand New SIGN!!!

Come by the Shoppe and check out our BRAND NEW SIGN!!!
We are so excited to have the sign up and we hope that you can all find us a little easier now :)
 


Come see what makes Janome “sew” special!

We also just checked out a wonderful opportunity for financing to help you get the machine of your dreams-
Red Thread Financial Group!
They specialize in several different financing options :)

New fabric in the Shoppe this week, Feeling Scottie from Michael Miller!
Darling Scottie dogs with coordinating Houndstooth and Argyle prints :)




This Week’s Special:

From Michael Miller Fabrics
All yardage is 15% off (or 25% off when you clear the bolt!)



CLASSES, CLASSES, CLASSES


Linda Rizzardi has a Beginning Sewing Series for the next 3 Tuesdays!
Learn about your sewing machine as you make fun projects; these are perfect classes to take with a friend, daughter, niece, or granddaughter :)
Please bring your sewing machine and manual to each class.

Cost $25 per class


Tuesday, September 9th at 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

 


Are you a little unsure of how to get started sewing?
Not sure what all those feet do or what the difference is between needle types and sizes? Well we have the perfect class for you!  
This is the first in the class series and you will be making this darling travel tissue cover as you learn all about your machine and how to maintain it properly.


Tuesday, September 16th at 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Beginning Quilting, Zipper Wristlet

Second class in the series- you will be making an adorable zipper bag as you learn how to install, you guessed it, zippers!


Tuesday, September 23rd at 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
In the third class Linda will guide you through constructing a reversible apron in child or adult sizes. If you are feeling confident you can try your hand at adding appliques or ruffles!



        Saturday, September 20th at 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
 
Meri Walker will teach you how to make a fun, fast Casserole Carrier to take your favorite hotdish to a Pot-luck or get together! 
You’ll need a few Supplies for your Carrier:
1 yard fabric for outside
1 yard fabric for inside
1 yard Insulbrite
2 pieces of interfacing, 4 x 38" each
and matching thread

Cost $25


Please call the Shoppe @ (760) 881-4025 for more information about these and other fun Classes or to reserve your place in a class.

Don’t forget, Website orders over $50 ship free :)
See below for details


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Monday, September 1, 2014

HUGE Labor Day Sale!


 We are keeping the Special from the Big Bear Show going for one more day!
 


Prices valid in store only, September 1, 2014



ONLINE CUSTOMERS:

Use coupon code LABORDAY14 during checkout to recieve $10 when you spend $50 or more!!!

Spend $50 or more and receive FREE shipping!
See below for details

This Week’s Special:
by Danhui Nai for Wilmington Prints
All yardage is 15% off (or 25% off when you clear the bolt!)

CLASSES, CLASSES, CLASSES

Monday, September 1st at 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Sit and Sew, UFO Day

The first Monday of each month you are welcome to bring any project you would like to work on to sew, visit, and share with other quilters :)



Wednesday, September 3rd at 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Kaleidoscope, Part II

Create multiple stunning blocks from just one fabric!

Lyn Brown will show you how to make stunning beauty in 2 Session Class:
In the first class you cut out and began arranging your blocks;

This is the second class, you will be sewing and assembling your quilt top.

Cost: Both days included for $45
Please see class supply list



Saturday, September 6th at 11:00 am - 3:30 pm

Put this darling project on your Holiday gift-giving list and you will have the perfect gift for any occasion!

Kathrine Dowdrick will walk you through the construction of this quilted gift bag to hold a bottle of wine (or sparkling cider or even bubble-bath!).

The kit is included (there are several different fabrics to choose from), just bring your sewing machine, walking foot and basic sewing supplies to class.

Cost: $30, all materials included



Tuesday, September 9th at 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

 


Are you a little unsure of how to get started sewing?
Not sure what all those feet do or what the difference is between needle types and sizes? Well we have the perfect class for you!

Linda Rizzardi has put together a fantastic series of her most popular Beginning Sewing and Quilting classes!

This is the first in the class series and you will be making this darling travel tissue cover as you learn all about your machine and how to maintain it properly.

Each Tuesday in September, Linda will teach a new technique and you’ll make a great project; perfect classes to take with a friend, daughter, niece, or granddaughter :)
Please bring your sewing machine and manual to each class.

Cost $25 per class



Please call the Shoppe @ (760) 881-4025 for more information about these and other fun Classes or to reserve your place in a class.

Don’t forget, Website orders over $50 ship free :)

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Monday, August 25, 2014

Big Bear Show this Weekend

Come join us this weekend for Busy Bears 2014 Quilt Show!
Sat. Aug 30, 10-5 & Sun August 31, 10-4

Big Bear Middle School
41274 Big Bear Blvd.
Big Bear Lake, California

Admission $5 - Children under 12 Free

Quilts for Sale - Boutique - Vendors
   Door Prizes - Baskets

 

Busy Bears 2014 Opportunity Quilt
"Wilderness Splendor"

1 ticket $1 or 6 tickets $5
Sorry NO pets or Strollers



New batiks from Island Batiks arrived this week… be sure to check them out!

 

 

This Week’s Special:

This Week’s Special is from Northcott Fabrics:

  

Projects made from Stonehenge Kids Touch Down and Soccer fabrics are sure to cheer your player to victory this season!
All yardage is 15% off (or 25% off when you clear the bolt!)



CLASSES, CLASSES, CLASSES

Tuesday, August 26th at 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday Evenings with Vickie



Please join us for our last Tuesday Evening of the Summer for
Open Sewing hosted by Vickie Overholt.

Please bring your own project, sewing machine and manual, and basic sewing supplies. UFO's are great for this class... Vickie will keep you motivated to finish your project!
The fun will start at 5:30pm and go until 8:30pm :)
Cost $15



Wednesday, August 27th at 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday, September 3rd at 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Kaleidoscope
 

Create multiple stunning blocks from just one fabric!
Lyn Brown will show you how to make stunning beauty in 2 Session Class:
The first class will go over cutting out your blocks using a 60 degree ruler; the second class will be sewing and assembling your quilt top.

Cost: Both days included for $45
Please see class supply list



Friday, August 29th at 10:30 am and 1:00 pm
Quilts of Valor



Come join us on the last Friday of each month to quilt for our troops and Veterans!

Morning session 10:30am - 1:00pm
Afternoon session 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Please bring your own sewing machine, cutting tools, rulers and thread.
Donations are happily accepted and greatly appreciated :)



Saturday, August 30th at 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Classy Canvas Tote
 
Every time we see Linda Rizzardi she is accessorized with a chic bag.
This Classy Canvas Tote has to be one of the most stylish we have seen her with!

In this class Linda will teach you how to make a tote just like hers… all of the materials are included right down to the hardware!
Come see her tote in the class and sign up for this all-inclusive class!


Cost: $70, all materials included



Saturday, September 6th at 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Quilted Wine Bag
 


Put this darling project on your Holiday gift-giving list and you will have the perfect gift for any occasion!

Kathrine Dowdrick will walk you through the construction of this quilted gift bag to hold a bottle of wine (or sparkling cider or even bubble-bath!).

The kit is included (there are several different fabrics to choose from), just bring your sewing machine, walking foot and basic sewing supplies to class.

Cost: $30, all materials included


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Monday, August 18, 2014

Sleepless Weekend

The Weekend Retreat at Hawthorne Suites was a BLAST!!!

Thank you to everyone who attended, it was so much fun!
(We didn't sleep too much but it was worth it!)

We sewed, visited, ate, sewed, and then sewed some more…can’t wait to do it again in March!

Have you seen our new collection of Mirror Balls and Dots from Michael Miller yet? We keep adding to these great prints!

  

This Week’s Special:

This Week’s Special is Wrens and Friends by Gina Martin for Moda Fabrics
All precuts and yardage are 15% off... or 25% off when you clear the bolt!
 


CLASSES, CLASSES, CLASSES

Tuesday, August 19th at 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
 
Please join us Tuesday Evening for Open Sewing hosted by Vickie Overholt.
This is the last month of the Summer- Vickie will be holding an Open Sew Night every Tuesday evening through August!

Please bring your own project, sewing machine and manual, and basic sewing supplies. UFO's are great for this class... Vickie will keep you motivated to finish your project!

The fun will start at 5:30pm and go until 8:30pm :)

Cost $15 per class


Saturday, August 23rd at 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
 

Linda Rizzardi will show you just how easy it is to cut, quilt, and assemble a 60" x 72" rag quilt. 
This is the second session of 2 day class.
  
Cost: Both days included for $45


Wednesday, August 27th at 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday, September 3rd at 10:30 am - 2:30 pm 
 

Create multiple stunning blocks from just one fabric!

Lyn Brown will show you how to make stunning beauty in 2 Session Class:
The first class will go over cutting out your blocks using a 60 degree ruler; the second class will be sewing and assembling your quilt top.

Cost: Both days included for $45


Friday, August 29th at 10:30 am and 1:00 pm
Come join us on the last Friday of each month to quilt for our troops and Veterans!

Morning session 10:30am - 1:00pm
Afternoon session 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Please bring your own sewing machine, cutting tools, rulers and thread.
Donations are happily accepted and greatly appreciated :)


Saturday, August 30th at 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Every time we see Linda Rizzardi she is accessorized with a chic bag.
This Classy Canvas Tote has to be one of the most stylish we have seen her with!

In this class Linda will teach you how to make a tote just like hers… all of the materials are included right down to the hardware! Come see her tote in the class and sign up for this all-inclusive class!

Cost: $70, all materials included


Please call the Shoppe @ (760) 881-4025 for more information about these and other fun Classes or to reserve your place in a class.

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