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Get Stuffed!

....we mean that in the nicest way 🙂 FRIDAY NOV. 24...2 pm to 8-ish. Enjoy a tall glass of giggles, a sample of Christmas spirit and a dash of door prizes and specials. Sample some of our gourmet easy-to-serve foods while you browse through the endless variety of...

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Canadian Centennial Year 1967 quilts

Do you have a quilt made for the Canadian Centennial Year 1967? Appraiser Judy Lyon is doing a Centennial Quilt documentation project and would love to hear from you! She can be reached at...

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Magic Disappearing Panel

Designer Joni Newman of Quirks & Quilts has created magic again! Take a panel....create a fabric stained glass quilted wallhanging. We think they'll disappear fast so click here to order yours!  Magic Disappearing Panel kit (oops our first post had a broken...

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Wartime Canadian quilts

Do you have a Canadian quilt made during wartime that you would like to document? Please contact quilt appraiser Judy Lyons at judy.lyons@sympatico.ca

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Winathread is now available!!!

 We love our Winathread! She comes packaged as a kit or a pattern  Hope you will enjoy her as much as we do! Many thanks to designer Joni Newman of Quirks and Quilts!...

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Victorian Notions

This lovely project finished up as a 34" square....perfect to decorate your sewing room! Each month features a framed silhouette of a sewing notion along with a little history lesson. The whole quilt is framed with crazy quilted borders that encourage you to unleash...

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Ladies’ Night!

It’s coming soon….LADIES’ NIGHT…FRIDAY OCT. 27… from 6 pm to 9-ish!!! Come check out all the fabulous fall fashions! The latest and newest in jewelry, scarves & awesome clothes! Sizes for every woman’s figure. Refreshments, specials, door prizes…and giggles….lots of...

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Aprons are like Superhero Capes!

...and we’d like to use ours to be superheroes for the Shelburne Food Bank. Our staff will be making some….to be voted on and then auctioned off to raise money for the Food Bank. We’d love you to join the fun. No rules! You pick the size, the fabric, the pattern. The...

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