Saturday, April 30, 2011

Quilting is Murder...

Sew Sisters are Participating in a fun new adventure callled...Quilting is Murder!

Who Dunnit?

You can join in the fun by reading along and becoming a Quilt Detective. As each mini-series unfolds in weekly chapters, you can collect clues and register to win quilting prizes.   Why not join in the fun?

Friday, April 29, 2011

New Fabric Groupings

We have two lovely groupings from Northcott this week. 
The first is Zazzle  
 from Mark Lipinski.  It is priced at only 9.99/metre,
Click here to purchase it online:  Zazzle

The second grouping,  also priced at just 9.99/metre is Midsummer Magic.
Click here to purchase it online:  Midsummer Magic

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday is our annual Easter Egg Hunt! Drop by the store Saturday and hunt for chocolate Easter Eggs all day! Everyone who visits and shops with us in person or online will get a FREE Fat Quarter! Three  lucky shoppers will win Easter Baskets crammed full of  quilting goodies!

Saturday, April 9, 2011

New Fabric Groupings

My Asian Garden
Here is a gorgeous new group of Asian Prints from Northcott.  They are accented with metallic gold and priced at 10.99/metre.  Click here to purchase them online:  My Asian Garden

A Teddy Bear For All Seasons
Northcott makes the softest, snuggliest flannel on the market.  These adorable prints feature Teddy Bears in up-to-date colours.  Promotionally Priced at 6.99/metre.
Click here to purchase online:  A Teddy Bear For All Seasons.

Saturday, April 2, 2011

Becky Goldsmith is coming to Town!

In  April,  York Heritage Quilters Guild will be hosting Becky Goldsmith of Piece O’Cake Designs for a lecture and 3 days of workshops.  Here are a selection of her patterns and books as well as some of the supplies recommended for her workshops!

My Whimsical Quilt Garden
The full-size patterns and a detailed instruction booklet are enclosed in a colorful envelope. 20 blocks including other options,a smaller 12-block quilt, a purse, or a table-topper!

Click here to purchase this book online:    My Whimsical Quilt Garden

Applique Outside the Lines

Put Down the Ruler and Free Your Inner Applique Artist! Create 8 expressive appliqué quilts with this foolproof, no rules approach. Make your quilts as precise or freewheeling as you want them to be. Use fabric color and value to make your applique come alive.
Click here to purchase this book online:  Applique Outside the Lines

Aunt Millie’s Garden
Are you in love with flowers and appliqued quilts? Then Piece O’ Cake Designs has an irresistible new project just for you. Aunt Millie’s Garden, a quilt inspired by Linda’s Aunt Millie, makes a dramatic statement with 12 floral blocks and appliqued borders. Softcover.
Click here to purchase this book online:   Aunt Millie’s Garden

New Applique Sampler
Let Piece O’ Cake help you become a hand applique expert. Step-by-step instructions for both right- and left-handed stitchers. Learn the secrets of combining piecing and appliqué, great color and fabric choices, and creating beautiful designs. Great for ALL skill levels, full of wonderful tips.
Click here to purchase this book online:   New Applique Sampler

Piecing the Piece ’O Cake Way
17 lively pieced quilt designs from the popular Piece O’ Cake design duo. Perfect gifts for weddings, babies, birthdays, or anniversaries. Reference guide with all the quilting basics shown in clear, step-by-step photos. Softcover.
Click here to purchase this book online:   Piecing the Piece ’O Cake Way

Are you looking for supplies for one of here workshops?
Clover Applique Pins
Perfect Circles
Bigger Perfect Circles 
Roxanne’s Applique Needles
Bohin Mechanical Chalk Pencil

Karen  Kay Buckley 4" Scissors Green
Perfect Scissors have comfortable soft Green Handles with a 4 inch Micro Serrated Blade. Helps To Prevent Frayed Edges. Designed by Karen Kay Buckley. They have a protective Plastic Cover.

Karen Kay Buckley 7 1/2" Scissors Purple
Advantages Of Micro Serrated Blade, Keeps Fabric From Slipping So Cutting Is More Accurate. Helps to Prevent Frayed Edges And Cuts Up to 8 Layers Of Cotton Fabric Easily. Protective Plastic Cover

Karen Kay Buckley 7 1/2" Scissors Purple