August 28, 2017 - In This Issue

• Freebies This Week

• New Fabric

• Quilt Shop Classes

• Yarn Shop Classes

• BERNINA News: SALE, Embroidery Make & Take, Feet Retreat

• Spotlight Item: Save 20%

• Help Texas: Link to Make a Donation to the Red Cross



Judy cleaned the "sewing room" here at the shop and have a big basket of gently used patterns, books, rulers, and more to give away. Choose one item free with a purchase of ANY amount. Come in soon . . . the good stuff will go quickly!


New Fabric

Like bright fabric? We have you covered with the collection that came in last week. 

This panel is part of the collection. If it looks familiar, you may remember Fantasia from a few years ago . . . same designer.


Upcoming Classes

Beginning Quilting
September 8 & 9, Friday & Saturday
(Also offered on November 10 & 11)
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. both days
$119, includes supplies

Master the basics of piecing and quilting in this two-session class. You’ll choose four fabrics and make a beautiful quilted 35″ x 35″ wall hanging/table topper. Learn how to measure, cut, piece, press, machine quilt, and attach binding. This class will give you the skill and confidence you need to become an accomplished quilter. Class taught by Karen Childress.

Click here to see the full quilt shop class schedule.


Yarn Shop Classes: Register by August 31

Intermediate Knitting
13 Weeks Starting September 13, 2017 (through December 6)
Wednesdays, 12 noon – 1 p.m.
FREE with purchase of Building Blocksbook AND yarn
$75 if you bring your own yarn (book required)

If you’re ready to take your knitting to the next level or need a refresher course after being away from your needles for a while, this fun 13-week class is just the ticket. Each week you’ll make a block (for a total of 12), each featuring a different stitch. In the final session you’ll sew them all together and have a beautiful afghan. Anne Worthington will be your instructor. NOTE: Please come in to register and order your yarn no later than August 31.

Building with Lace
10 Weeks Starting September 19, 2017 (through November 21)
Tuesdays, 12 noon – 1 p.m.
FREE with purchase of Building with Lacebook AND yarn
$75 if you bring your own yarn (book required)

If you enjoyed knitting the afghan in the Building Blocks class you’ll love this addition in the KnitPurlHunter series. Building with Lace is a 10 week class beginning September 19. You’ll end up with a 22″ x 72″ knitted lace shawl. In the process you’ll learn cable stitches, nupps and several lace stitches, as well as how to use lifelines, provisional cast ons and applied borders, slipped stitch selvedges, lifelines, knitting with beads, and plenty of practice reading charts. Participants must know how to cast on, bind off, knit, purl, increase and decrease stitches. There will be homework each week which will need to be completed before moving on to the next lesson. NOTE: Please come in to register and order your yarn no later than August 31. 

Click here to see all yarn shop classes.


Don't miss this sale! You can take home a BERNINA 790 Plus or 880 Plus - both of which come standard with embroidery units - and save thousands of dollars on either one. You'll also receive a FREE goodie bag valued at more than $2,500. It includes . . .

• Five presser feet: 8D, 10D, 20D, 34D, and 57D.

• The Big Book of Feet

• 600+ Embroidery Designs

• Scissor Set

• BERNINA Suitcase Set

If you've been thinking about a top-of-the-line
BERNINA, this is the sale for YOU!
0% financing available on approved credit.


Embroidery Make & Take
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Free, RSVP required

Learn how to successfully embroider on knits in this Make & Take class with Cindy. Bring a T-shirt, tank top, or other knit garment, along with your machine and a hoop sized for the design you'd like to use. Bring a design or a blank USB stick and choose one when you arrive for class. We'll discuss design placement, hooping, and stabilizers. You can do this!


BERNINA Feet Retreat
Sunday, September 17, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$35, includes lunch
Big Book of Feet required for class ($49 if you don’t already have a copy)

Join Cindy and Karen on Sunday, September 17 for a full day of hands-on learning about 20 different BERNINA presser feet. Feet Retreat will take you far beyond the basics when it comes to using the proper presser foot for the task at hand. Many BERNINA presser feet have multiple uses – some practical and some just flat-out fun. If you own a BERNINA (or if you’re thinking about investing in one) you won’t want miss this event. Feet Retreat is limited to 12 participants so call or come by today to reserve your space. NOTE: All BERNINA presser feet will be 25% off during Feet Retreat.


Spotlight Item: 20% Kansas Troubles

This week only, save 20% on Kansas Troubles yardage, 1/2 yard bundles, fat quarter packs, kits, and precuts. No limits!

Offer expires on Saturday, September 2 at 6 p.m. Must mention that you saw this offer in the Quiltzette to receive the discount. 


We we be closed on Monday, September 4th for Labor Day.
Enjoy your holiday!


Donate to the Red Cross

If you have been watching or listening to the news, you know about the devastation in Texas. If you've been meaning to make a Red Cross donation and haven't yet gotten around to it, click here. It's quick and easy. The minimum online donation is $10. You can also make a donation by phone or mail. Information for those options are at the same link. 


“Even with all our technology and the inventions that make modern life so much easier than it once was, it takes just one big natural disaster to wipe all that away and remind us that, here on Earth, we're still at the mercy of nature.” ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson


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