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December 6, 2022
 
Moda Red and White Gatherings
The smooth contrast of a vibrant red meets neutral white in this collection from Primitive Gatherings. 12.99/yard


New Patterns This Week
Diamond Splits from Pine Tree Country Quilts

Makes a throw size 55″ x 68″. Confident beginner. 10.99
Wintergreen Dream designed by Lauren Smith
for Tourmaline and Theme Quilts, has a simple color scheme, one block, and easy to follow foundation piecing. The quilt can be assembled in a weekend, for a great gift or additional holiday decor. Finishes at 66 inches square. - 10.99


Our Holiday Machine Catalog Specials
continue th
rough December. Now is the perfect time to upgrade your machine or find the perfect addition to your sewing machine collection. Just click on the catalog cover to see the deals from your favorite brand.
 


Ombre Stripe from P&B Fabrics
The vertical striations make this fabric perfect to use for shaded quilt designs, interesting backing, tabletop, window or other home décor uses. - 13.99 / yard

 
 Free Spirit Root Fabric line
designed by “e bond” inspired by the digital world
combined with nature. 13.99 / yard


We have all the threads you can imagine for all your sewing and embroidery needs.  From the wide array of rayon colors from Floriani, to quilting cottons from King Tut, Aurifil and Quilter's Select, we have the colors and styles you need to finish your holiday and everyday projects.


Announcements

We are not able to take in any more machines for
maintenance, repair or cleaning until January.  Thank you for understanding and we apologize for the inconvenience.

Beginnings will be closed for the holidays from
December 24, 2022 - January 1, 2023.
We will open again on January 2, 2023.
 
 
November 29, 2022
 
New from Swirly Girl Designs
with Fat Quarter friendly fabric requirements.
Fortune Cookie pattern
in two sizes, lap and queen - 10.00
Fat Quarter Four Patch Dashing Bobbin pattern
has four sizes included for lap, twin, queen and king size quilts - 10.00
 

Island Batiks Fabulous New Prints Have Just Arrived
The art of batik, a wax-resist fabric dyeing method, has been practiced for centuries in Indonesia. The intimate knowledge of the batik process is what makes Indonesian artists some of the most talented artisans in the world.  Come see our latest new arrivals - 12.99 / yard
 
 
Tis the Season for Sewing with Elna
Designed to meet your creative needs, from the eXcellence 920 Pro to the eXpressive 970 multi-needle embroidery machine, eXtend Air Serger and the Covermax, Elna has a perfect machine for your inspired vision.  Special sale on our full line of travel machines and our combination sewing/embroidery machines and gifts with purchase too.  Click on the title above or the cover below to see the whole brochure with savings on the entire Elna line.

 
Bumble and Bear from Riley Blake Designs
Designed by Sandy Gervais featuring buzzing bees and their irresistible honeycomb, rainbows and terrific tone on tone prints in mint, yellow, orange and brown hues.
5-inch squares -14.99
10-inch squares - 48.99


Waterfall II pattern
Waterfall II is a multi-sized log cabin quilt pattern with unique setting triangles to finish the stunning design clear out to the edge. In the cover quilt, five hues of a single colorway create an ombre colorwash. Color options abound and are not limited to a single colorway - make a rainbow; a red, white, and blue quilt; or any other combination you imagine. - 12.99
3 Yard Quilts for Kids Second Edition
by Donna Robertson and Fran Morgan - 8 great 3 yard quilt designs perfect for those special little people in your life. Pattern book contains eight 3-yard patterns with step-by-step instructions for making up awesome quilts in just 6 to 8 hours. Each pattern shows how to make fun lap-size quilts, and also includes instructions with diagrams for making twin-size toppers. - 15.99

 
Children’s Corner Charlie pattern
Charlie is a romper with a bodice that buttons in the back and short or long pants banded at the bottom. This classic playsuit flatters boys and girls and works for any season. The romper can be made with a piped Peter Pan or pointed collar. Choose from two different sleeves that can be made short or long. The bodice allows you to add a monogram or embroidery design.  - 16.00


Getting gifts and stocking stuffers for the sewing artist is easy on our notions wall. From new packs of needles to the replacement blade for your rotary cutter, we have new marking tools to try and sharp pins for your projects.  Just forward this email to your significant other and we'll help pick out a few items you'll surely love and surprise you. 
Just say Hint, Hint.


December is a great time to learn more about wool applique.  Many projects are so quick and easy, they can be completed for the holidays to enjoy this year. Join Connie Nebesky as she inspires you with your wool projects. Beginner level group meets the first Monday of the month.  The next meeting is December 5, 10 am to noon.  We have the kits and patterns for every skill level and theme.  Come see what you can make and have fun with our wool stitchers group.

 
November 21, 2022
 
Wilmington Fabrics Roosters Designed by Susan Winget
Red, black and cream in rooster, farm and floral designs make a beautiful variety of panel and prints - 13.99/ yard


 Brother Sewing and Embroidery Holiday Gift Guide
It is the Most Wonderful Time of the Year for great deals on Brother sewing, embroidery, Scan and Cut and more.  From the Innov-is Luminaire 3 with free bundle and Disney licensed designs, to the Stellaire Line and Essence Line of sewing machines along with multi-needle embroidery machines, the right machine for you is on sale for the holidays.  Click on the title above or the cover below to see the brochure.


Just Sew Sewing Labels
Sewing machines and dress forms, filigree frames
and sewing notions adorn these labels
ready to add your details in permanent ink or embroidery. - 12.99/yard


 Moon Garden by Tula Pink for Free Spirit Fabrics
Moon Garden is a fabric collection that pays tribute to those who bloom at night. Under the glow of moonlight are owls and birds, bees and dragonflies. These prints are big, bold and full of life. Moon Garden features deep magenta, cool purple, teal and mint. - 13.99/yard


Moda Songbook A New Page designed by Fancy That Designs
panel of song and coordinating prints with stone and leaf blenders,
florals and butterflies. -12.99/yard
 

T-Shirt Quilts Made Easy by Martha Deleonardis
Learn how to stabilize T-shirts for a neat, finished look with no more saggy quilts! Adjust any size T-shirt design to fit your quilt plan. Sew curves and circles as easily as straight seams on T-shirt fabric. Use the Easy Planning Guides, Cut Block Charts, and Block Set Guides for super easy designing and sewing. Soft cover, 63 pages. - 19.95
Pat Sloan’s Holiday Hoopla
Make Every Day a Celebration! You don't have to look far on the calendar to find days filled with fun and cheer. Why not merge your love of quilting with some festive flair to make quilts that celebrate seasons and special occasions? The 12 patchwork patterns inside commemorate some special days, but their style is strong enough to last a season or more! (Pat even tossed in a dash of fusible appliqué for good measure.) Pick a favorite or two to highlight the days or events you love best. Or make them all and turn your home into a year-round showcase of your talents. - 26.99


We will be closed Wednesday, November 23, through
Friday, November 25 for Thanksgiving.
We are open again on Saturday November 26.

 
 
November 15, 2022
 
Much Loved Bear designed by by Louise Nisbet
for Michael Miller Fabrics 
Always there through life’s ups and downs, a great listener, an incredible cuddler, bears are much loved. With this collection, Louise not only wanted to capture the traditional and timeless quality of the teddy bear, but also how they can embody such personality and provide comfort and friendship.
Panel and prints - 12.99 / yard


 Scout Tee Pattern from Grainline Studio
The Scout is a woven t-shirt with cap sleeves and scoop neck. It's fitted at the shoulders and falls into a more relaxed shape below the bust. Perfect on its own for spring and summer and a great layering piece under blazers and cardigans the rest of the year. Techniques involved include straight seams, sewing darts, applying a bias facing, setting sleeves and basic hemming. Pattern - 16.00
Shown in Avalana Jersey from Stoffabrics Denmark, a medium weight, stretch cotton jersey knit. It is perfect for tops, t-shirts, jersey knit dresses and more. - 18.50 / yd


Janome Holiday Gift Guide
From our top of the line Janome Continental M17 to the fabulous Travel Mate and every level of machine between, there is something for everyone on sale this holiday season. See the longarm machine offers and four needle embroidery machines with cabinet offer, too. Click on the title above or the cover below to see specials and bonus gifts available for your sewing, quilting, embroidery and serging pleasure.


I Believe in Angels by Bunny Hill Designs for Moda Fabrics
These homey Christmas themed fabrics by include florals, bells, candy canes, snowmen, dots, stripes and checks- 12.99 yard

Use these prints to make your little angel adorable this holiday season with the Lillian Dress pattern - 16.00


Animal Magic Collection designed by Bee Brown
for Dashwood Studio
Featuring forest friends in Bee Brown's lovely folk art designs, horses, owls, hedgehogs, foxes, rabbits, and red squirrels combine with cheerful florals on bright backgrounds.  - 12.99 / yard



ISharpenIt Will Be Here Saturday, November 19
Sharp knives, scissors, surgical items and clipper blades make all the difference. Your tools deserve the best quality and professional courtesy that ISharpenIt provides.  Bring your items and shop while you wait, or leave them at the store for service. 
See the ISharpenIt website for Drop-Off forms.
November 19 - 10-11:30



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We will be closed Wednesday, November 23, through
Friday, November 25 for Thanksgiving.
We are open again on Saturday November 26.
 
 
November 8, 2022
 
My Happy Place Designed by Sue Zipkin for Clothworks Fabrics
My Happy Place is a beautiful collection of abstract watercolor florals and butterflies in green, blue, red and purple. Panel and Yardage - 12.99 / yard


New Books from Annie's Quilting
Precuts Strips and Squares
A wonderful collection of lap quilts for beginner and confident beginner quilts. Our popular designers have created a collection of quilts that will inspire you for all your jelly rolls needs. - 9.99

 Quilts to Make in a Weekend 
Easy quilts to make in a weekend! This book features a wonderful combination of patterns ranging from beginner to confident beginner difficulty. Create anything ranging from wall hangings to bed quilts. The possibilities are endless, so grab your tools and get the ball rolling. - 9.99
See the adorable fabric shown with these books
Don’t Dream It Sew It by Michael Miller Fabrics
features sewing machines, notions and dress forms in a palette of soft pink, blue and green. The collection will delight makers who will find these prints ideal for quilts, sewing machine covers, bags and more. - 11.99 / yard


Sense and Sensibility from Riley Blake Designs
 is great for quilting, apparel and home decor. Starting with Sense & Sensibility, Riley Blake Designs is releasing new prints that correspond with each of Jane Austen's six novels. Our new and special edition prints were taken directly from the original Jane Austen quilt. Official licensed product.
10-inch square pack - 52.50


Elna eXpressive 920
Elna’s top-of-the-line sewing, quilting and embroidery machine, the eXpressive 920 will help you with every task. Whether you enjoy quilting, embroidering, sewing home decor and garments or a combination of all this, this model combining sewing and embroidery high-level functions is the perfect tool for successfully carrying out ambitions creative projects.
400 stitches included with 13 buttonholes
350 built-in embroidery designs
Large working space 280 x 120 mm
Maximum stitch width: 9mm
Maximum sewing speed adjustable up to 1,060 spm
Automatic needle threader
Automatic foot pressure adjustment
Automatic presser foot lifter and extra-high lifter
Automatic and programmable thread cutter
Easy bobbin winder with independent motor
Built-in memory up to 4 MB and 2 USB ports
Removable embroidery unit

 
Birdsong designed by Stacie Bloomfield of Gingiber for Moda Fabrics
Vibrant florals, soaring birds and a lovely four-image panel with inspirational sentiments of joy and imagination.
panel and prints - 12.99


 Moda Panzy's Posies
Pick a pretty peck of Pansy's Posies, a floral collection from Moda Fabrics. Robin Pickens combines purple pansies, peaceful doves, pretty plaid, dotted thatch and a handful of spring sprigs into a beautiful bouquet of rich purple and green hues to warm the heart. - 12.99 / yard


Rendezvous by 3 Sisters for Moda
features intricate paisley prints that blend perfectly with a bouquet of blooming flowers, tone on tone roses, budding vines, leaves and small-scale prints in soft red, pink, gray, denim and sage hues.
Layer Cake 47.99, Charm Pack 11.99, Yardage 12.99


ISharpenIt Will Be Here Saturday, November 19
Sharp knives, scissors, surgical items and clipper blades make all the difference. Your tools deserve the best quality and professional courtesy that ISharpenIt provides.  Bring your items and shop while you wait, or leave them at the store for service. 
See the ISharpenIt website for Drop-Off forms.
November 19 10am-11:30am


There are a few slots left in our November classes.
See our Classes and Events page for more information.
 
November 1, 2022
 
She Who Sews by J. Wecker Frisch for Riley Blake Designs
Great for home décor, the lightweight canvas is perfect for window treatments, pillows, jackets, tote bags, aprons and more. The panel features a patchwork of vintage sewing-themed images.
Panel 54" x 56"- 24.99, yardage 16.99 / yard


 Bee Ginghams by Lori Holt for Riley Blake Fabrics
Classic gingham prints in tone on tone colors
along with basic print on lights.
5-inch squares stacker - 13.99
10 inch squares stacker - 46.00


Walk About Designed by Ann Lauer
Highlight your favorite large print with this pattern. Great for beginners, using five fabrics with instructions for Lap, Twin, Queen and King sizes.
Pattern - 9.00
Sun King designed by Laureen Smith
is a compass-style quilt pattern created with foundation piecing.
Pattern - 12.00


Brother Innov-ís NQ1700E
The perfect machine to launch your embroidery journey, the Innov-ís NQ1700E has a host of premium features to get you started. With the NQ1700E, you can embellish and personalize all of your DIY projects with 258 built-in embroidery designs, 140 frame pattern combinations, and 13 embroidery lettering fonts, plus a large 6" x 10" embroidery area so you can tackle those big projects. Edit your creations right at your fingertips on the generous 4.85" color LCD touch screen display and when connected to a wireless network, send designs to your machine using Design Database Transfer (no USB needed).


Quilter's 2½" Strip Precut Companion
by Jenny Doan of Missouri Star Quilt Company

Master the use of 2 ½"-wide precut strips with this complete and indispensable guide to working with Jelly Rolls. Precut strips are perfect for beginners because they’re so versatile and incredibly easy to work with. If you’re new to quilting, start here. Everything you need to know about using 2 ½" wide strips to simplify quilt making, the book includes 22 blocks ideal for Jelly Roll, Rolie Polies, and Bali Pops,  with easy-to-use charts, tables, and illustrations in this handy, spiral-bound guide. - 9.95



British Waterways collection
by Sarah Payne for Make + Believe Fabrics

Inspired by the hidden treasures of the British Isles, this cotton fabric features flowers, blue dragonflies, kingfishers and butterflies in soft blues and greens. - 12.99 / yard


Happy Blooms designed by Sue Penn for Free Spirit Fabrics
Huge flowers, starburst tone on tones, dots in bright blues, yellow and orange colors with blenders and exciting prints. - 13.99 / yard


New Classes
Smocked Holiday Ornament by Linda Lippitt
Smock a three dimensional ornament for Display.
Confident beginner
Thu, Nov 10, 2022 at 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Kit provided - 45.00



Improv Class taught by Lynn Sykes
Throw away those patterns and try your hand at improv piecing. Find out why a color wheel is a great tool for quilters.
This will be a day of fun and playing with fabric.
Saturday, November 12, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm - 50.00


Harmonic Convergence Taught by Connie Nebesky
"Mysterious, magical, easy and fun! Convergence quilts feature 2 or more fabrics cut into strips, sewn together, then cut and pieced again. Nothing could be simpler or more magical. Every Convergence quilt is a unique work of art."  Appropriate for a confident beginner, and the more advanced quilter.
Mon, Nov 14, 2022 at 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Mon, Nov 28, 2022 at 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Call the shop for reservations and supply list - 50.00

 
October 25, 2022
 
Make Today Beautiful by QT Fabrics
Daily affirmations appear in picture patches paired with paisleys and folk-art styled flowers. - 12.99 yd


Meow Geo designed by Dan Morris for QT Fabrics
Abstract prints in vibrant colors- 12.99 / yd
 
 
Quilt As You Go Made Vintage by Jera Brandvig 
Sew 9 quilt-as-you-go projects, including an elegant sampler with 51 interchangeable blocks. Choose one of three QAYG finishing methods (or stick with traditional quilting), including a new reversible-quilt method that renders a secondary patchwork design on your quilt back! No matter how busy your schedule, these timeless blocks create endless possibilities. - 21.95
Art Quilts Made Easy by Susan Kruszynski
a beginner-friendly project guide that will walk you through everything you need to know to be successful in the craft of art quilting. Opening with sections on how to plan and map out your quilt, design rules and guidelines, basic tools, and the entire art quilting process from start to finish, you’ll feel ready to get started! Go on to discover 12 landscape quilt designs and step-by-step projects that capture stunning botanicals and animals with ease, from a fancy quilted rooster to a bright poppy arrangement. Also included are helpful illustrations and diagrams, quilt patterns and templates, easy-to-follow guidance, and an inspirational gallery of completed quilts. - 22.99

 
Just in time for winter retreats and classes, come see the 
Janome Travel Mate 30
The Janome Travel Mate 30 computerized sewing machine will have you sewing like a professional in no time! This user-friendly machine comes complete with 30 built-in stitches, a jam-proof top drop-in bobbin and easy to read LCD display. By the screen, you'll find great convenience buttons including a locking stitch button, easy reverse button, and needle up/down button. Plus, you can easily control your sewing speed by using the foot control. The machine weighs just 11 pounds, making it easily portable!


Wildwood Wander by Katherine Lenius
for Riley Blake Designs
Foliage, florals and owls in green, navy and peach.


Monthly Placemats by Tara Reed of Planted Seed Designs
for Riley Blake Fabrics
Digitally-printed placemat panels feature Thanksgiving-themed images and phrases for November, Christmas themes for December, and Snowmen with winter phrases for January. Each month panel has six placemats.
Individual placemat size is approximately 11" x 18".
Panel size is 36" x 43 1/2" - 12.99


New Classes
Moon Over the Mountain by Georgia Bonesteel
Fri, Nov 4, 2022 at 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Fri, Nov 11, 2022 at Noon to 1:00 pm
Fri, Dec 2, 2022 at Noon to 1:00 pm
Join Georgia to make this small wall hanging reflective of our mountains with a curved cross over effect. Learn how to use Grid Grip and a flexicurve. Second and Third sessions will require a sewing machine. This could make a special home decor wall hanging or a special gift.
Class fee includes Grid Grip -  60.00
Smocked Holiday Ornament by Linda Lippitt
Thu, Nov 10, 2022 at 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Smock a three dimensional ornament for Display.
Confident beginner
Kit provided - 45.00
 
October 18, 2022
 
Warrina Designs Dreamtime
by M&S Textiles Australia contains assorted Aboriginal Designs in different colors. Made of 100% Cotton.
5-inch square pack 13.99
Aboriginal prints yardage 12.99


Benartex Fantasy Garden
Embrace the adventure of Fantasy Garden, where illusion mirrors reality. Artist Anna Nyman pairs detailed pen and ink line drawings with dazzling color in her eclectic and fanciful style to echo nature’s brightest shades. With its tropical flowers, vivid hues, and interesting textures, this collection contains all the elements needed to create cool quilts, dynamic wall-hangings and must-have handbags. -  12.99 / yard


Miele Triflex Cordless Stick Vacuum Cleaner
with high-performance vortex technology. Innovative 3-in-1 function for ultimate flexibility, this vacuum is as powerful as a full size Miele vacuum cleaner featuring a replaceable Li-ion rechargeable battery and up to 60 min runtime. Maintenance free Hygiene lifetime filter with 11" wide Electrobrush for all types of flooring.


Hippity Hop designed by Kate Ward Thacker for QT Fabrics
Sweet bunnies and tiny florals are paired with unexpected geometrics for an adorable, modern collection. Create contemporary nursery décor, quilts, and holiday accents with trending color and designer style.
10-inch squares - 44.00


Fun with Panels by Cyndi McChesney
Learn the process of making a panel quilt using three different types of panels (solo image, multiple image, and multi-frame) and how to work with each panel type. Quilters will explore how to square up selections, work with challenging measurements, and use different types of settings. Also learn clever design concepts that enhance your ability to create a unified and interesting project with samples of panel quilts that focus on those specific concepts. Quilters learn to study the panel itself to find design inspiration, themes, and motifs.- 22.95

 
Elementals by Dan Morris for QT Fabrics
features rich textural natural elements printed on a premium cotton quilt fabric.  Digitally Printed Fat Quarter Bundle - 63.99

Valencia Strip Roll
Fresh new florals from QT Fabrics in 2-1/2-inch strips - 45.00


We have space available in our classes this week
Classic Sewing: Children's Corner Lillian
Sew a child's jumper with options for applique embellishments.
Thursday, Oct 20, 2022 at 10:00 am to 2:00 pm - 45.00
Come and make your own quilted crates to help you organize everything! The pattern, written by Suzann DeLaGarza, is for crates that measure 5x5, 7x7, and 9x9. We will make the 5x5 and 7x7 in class. Want a scrappier look? Use a layer cake instead of yardage to make your Bougie Bin. Join Suzanne as she teaches you how to create these fun and useful bins.
- 40.00


New Class

Smocked Holiday Ornament with instructor Linda Lippitt
Smock a three dimensional ornament for Display.
November 10, 2022; 10:00 am - 2:00 pm - 45.00 includes kit
Call the shop to register.

Carolina Shop Hop goes to the end of October
Come see the special fabrics and patterns for this event
before they are all gone.

 

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