Fall has arrived in Seattle, and we've decided to celebrate by letting the price on two of our most popular quilting designs *fall* to $0.02/square inch for the month of October!
If you'd like to have one of your quilts professionally quilted in one of these designs, please give us a call (206-706-0445) to make an appointment! We have many other designs available also. Quilts dropped off in October not guaranteed to be finished in October. You may also make your appointment by email just click on the letter icon at the bottom of the page.
Congratulations to Ann Brockenbrough, who won our September drawing for a Tiger Lily fat eighth pack.
Keep your eyes peeled to the newsletter and our Facebook page for information about future giveaways!
This is the drawing I am doing for customers that bring in a Quilt during the month of September - and I would like to extend this offer to you if you do not live in the area. You can send your quilt(s) in the mail and receive one entry for each quilt that we quilt for you. For consultation and instructions on mailing, call us at 206-706-0445
We would love to talk to you soon,
Jeanell and Kelsey
A Special drawing for September, a fat eighth pack - Details below
The first day of school is just around the corner and what better way to start off the school year than with a drawing to win this fat eighth pack of Tiger Lily by Heather Ross isn't it gorgeous? We have been quilting away in our new studio and have quilted over 100 quilts since May. We are excited to finish your projects more quickly with two machines and the same great quality as always.
When you make an appointment and bring in your quilt(s) during the month of September*, you will be entered in the drawing to win the Fat Eighth pack.
Each quilt brought in receives one entry - 1 quilt - 1 entry 3 quilts - 3 entries
Call for appointment - 206-706-0445
Winner will be announced Thursday, October 1st.
* Quilts dropped off during September are not guaranteed to be completed by 9/30 but will be entered in drawing.
A clever and decorative way to keep your sewing pins at the ready! Also great for office use, to hold paperclips or anything magnetic. This small porcelain bowl has a rare earth magnet epoxied to the base and a non slip cover.
Colors available are Cobalt Blue, Lemongrass, Turquoise and Poppy
Jeanell Murphree is a familiar name because she's one of our machine quilters, but she's also a quiltmaker herself. I wanted to put New Zealand Blue up because it's so beautiful, but especially because it's an example of the Blink tactic,
the use of strong contrasts for sometimes optical effects. Blink is mostly a value tactic, very dark shade against very light shade; but it can also be a color tactic, as in these blocks:
Starting in January, I’m going to be making some posts about the tactics, rather than just the quilts.
Scot’s beautiful Ursa Incognita didn’t win the Hand Quilting prize in the Blogger’s Festival (hate the placement of that apostrophe), but at least the one that did win was pretty nifty: