8/10/17 - Just arrived: more Kaffe Fassett fabrics and Winter Twist!
~New Fabric Arrivals~
More Kaffe Fassett fabrics!We now have 21 bolts of this dazzling and colorful fabric in stock! You can view them all on our website by clicking on either of the pictures above or by clicking HERE.
Colorful Table Runner KitsKits to create this beautiful 36" x 15" table runner, which uses Kaffe Fassett fabrics, are available NOW at the Crow for $26.50 which includes a free pattern. (Please call (610)900-4700 for a shipping quote if you'd like to purchase a kit over the phone.)
To learn more about Kaffe Fassett, click HERE to visit the Biography page on his website.
The Winter Twist Fabric Collectionby Jason Yenter for In The Beginning FabricsThe Garden Twist quilt has been a favorite pattern of quilters around the world since it was first introduced in the 1988 book entitled "In the Beginning." The Winter Twist collection is an updated version which includes pretty poinsettias, birds, holly, berries, pine-cones and winter flowers. Traditional reds and greens are paired with creams and whites in this beautiful winter collection.
To view this collection on our website, either click the picture above or click HERE.
~Notion of the week~
Schmetz Professional Grade Chrome needlesThere is a new needle in town . . . SCHMETZ® Chrome Professional Grade needles! Power Quilters, Embroidery Enthusiasts and Stitch Mavens are sewing faster and more intensely than ever. Chrome needles have several benefits:
• Chrome resists heat.
Available NOW at the Crow in 70/10 size.
• Chrome resists wear.
• Chrome will stay cool longer with less stitch distortion.
• Chrome aids the thread to pass through the needle eye with less friction and less heat build-up.
• Chrome also allows the needle to pass through the fabric with less resistance.
• Chrome needles resist sticking to the adhesive component of fusible interfacing.
~15th Annual Eastern PA Shop Hop~
Passports are now available for $5 each!This year the fabric collection is Natural Beauty by Kanvas Studio. This beautiful wildflower print in a black, cream, gold, rust and green color way will make this one of the best in the history of the shop hop!
To register for a class, you may either do so online or by calling the shop. If you have any questions, please give us a call at (610)900-4700.
***Sign up for any class held in the shop and receive a 10% discount on all fabrics purchased for that class! You may still sign up for classes online but the fabric discount is valid for in-store purchases only.***
~Log Cabin Purse~
Instructor: Karen WhiselLearn a how to make a log cabin block and purse at the same time! The finished purse size is 9” x 13”
Date: Saturday, August 19th, 1pm - 4pm
Class Fee: $20 + Materials (pattern is included)
To visit the Class Page on our website, either click the picture above or click HERE.
~Beginning Quilting by Machine - Fall 2017~
Instructor: Cindy Mengel-Smith
Make either a crib or lap size quilt from start to finish!
Eight 2-hour sessions held on alternate Fridays OR Saturdays from 10:30am - 12:30pm, starting on Friday, September 15th or Saturday, September 16th.
This class will introduce you to quilting by machine and rotary cutting. You will learn tips and tricks, beginning with choosing fabrics, to make your quilting journey a successful one.
Class Fee: $75 for complete 8-session cycle + $15 Class Notebook + Materials
To sign up, either call the shop at (610)900-4700 or click HERE to visit our Classes page where you can sign up for either session online
Block of the Month - The next instruction session at the Crow will be onTuesday, August 15th, from 10:30am - 11:30am.Crow Sew - The next scheduled meeting at the Crow will be onWednesday, August 16th at 10am.Sewcial Guild - The next scheduled meeting will be on Thursday, August 24th at 11am - 2pm. The guild meets in the upper floor Gallery of the Palmerton Library, across the street from the Shop. Elevator access to the upper floor is available.Quilts of Valor - QoV is on hiatus for the summer, the next scheduled meeting will be on Saturday, September 23rd.
***As always, we'd like to remind you that groups and guilds are a great way to make new friends! If you're wondering exactly what happens at the meetings listed above, you're more than welcome to stop by and sit in with no obligation!***
The Quilted Crow