Shop Happenings


Good Day Lady Quilters

We are participating in the Row by Row Experience this year. Stop by and see our block and license plate, both available for purchase.  There are 84 participating shops in Illinois, but all 50 states and canada are also doing it.  Pins are also available.

Full Bloom BOM is starting now; blocks are available to be picked up. Kit is $29.99 month. We have Isacord thread to match; regular $5.99 a 1000 m spool, but for this BOM it will be 14 spools of thread for $79. WE also have tracing paper, totally stable by the yard and Roxanne glue.
Supply list is on the web site.

July 28th & 29TH we'll be making "Paddle Wheel" by Judith Neimeyer. The pattern is in the April issue of Better Homes & Gardens and I have the papers needed. It is a fun class and you'll learn another way to make flying geese. Supply list is on the web site.

New fabric received : Northcott Artisian Shimmer in the teal colorway; Island batiks on shelf as soon as Pam finishes cutting all blocks(real soon); Washington Street Studios Flying Geese in golds, browns, reds with small designs. Several charm packs, jelly rolls and layer cakes have joined the precuts here.  Several new panels are available for baby quilts; teddy bear, Finch and Friends, Mommy and Me, Fox quilt, Stomp Dinosaur from Red Rooster

New Rapid Fire Lemoyne Star by Deb Tucker just arrived.  We are having a class this month with a new pattern we haven't tried before. It's not too late to join in for "All That Jazz" by Ann Lauer.

We also have several kits available: feathered Star by Exclusively Quilters; Bargello by Northcott; several Frond Design kits; only 1 Square Dance by Northcott.

Buttons! Buttons! Buttons! We have buttons for all sports and music in the school colors.  Recently received the Alphabet buttons from A to Z in different colors. For those needing Embroidery Floss we carry the full gammitt of colors from Sullivan's; metallic, overdyed, regular floss, etc. We also have JDNA embroidery kits and aida cloth for cross stitch.

Quilt Show July 24th and 25th at the high school. Hope to see you there.

Central Illinois Shop Hop the second and third Friday and Saturday of October. The theme this year is Quilting Revolution.  The flyer will be available at the quilt show. Stop by our booth and pick one up.

New second Saturday BOM starting in September.

Thank you to all our customers.  We couldn't do it without you.

Gertie & the herd