Blog / Tips

 
Mystery Boxes of Quilty Stuff again this year!

Mystery Boxes of Quilty Stuff again this year!

Well I assembled the Mystery Boxes last night! Spread out on the dining room table & threw myself into the task! (There was Nibs added for additional incentive!) I think they may have contributed to some pretty sweet boxes of goodies! $50-75 in value for $25! I...

read more
Tuesday’s Tool! Hot Ruler

Tuesday’s Tool! Hot Ruler

This week's favourite tool comes from Laurel L: "I love my pressing rulers.  Makes my sewing so much more accurate.  Especially pressing triangles open on bias.  Just wish they made a large one which is why I joined mine." What is a "hot ruler"? It's a...

read more

Tuesday’s Tool! The Gypsy Quilter Cutting Gizmo

TUESDAY TOOL! Our first tool was shared by Tammy: "My most used notion (aside from sewing machine and seam ripper) is "THE CUTTING GIZMO" from Gypsy Quilter. I love chain piecing so the Cutting gizmo makes it easy to separate my pieces. I need to limit my scissor use,...

read more
Hand Sewing Your Binding

Hand Sewing Your Binding

You've finished your quilt and your binding has been machine sewn to one side....now for the final touch! Here is a 10 minute video on our tips and technique for hand sewing down that final side.

read more

Hills and Valleys Quilt Shop Tour begins!

Monday July 6 is the first day of our reimagined hop! Five shops in all....special shop hop project, prizes, virtual demo's....AND given the times we're in, you can "hop" at our shops in person or on our websites! Cobwebs is planning a series of demo's between now and...

read more
“The times they are a changin'”

“The times they are a changin'”

We've decided to take a long weekend! So closed Tuesday June 30 and Wednesday July 1 then as of Thursday July 2, we're expanding our in-shop access…. on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, from 11 am to 3 pm, we’ll continue to be open for walk-ins (max 4 people in the...

read more
Introducing Cobwebs Curated Quarters….

Introducing Cobwebs Curated Quarters….

Looking for some extra bits for a project or to fill a void in your stash? Or just looking for a surprise package! Let AJ curate a fun pack of six fat quarters...just pick your colour or fabric theme from the list. Only $24 (+ tax). Perfect when you can’t pop in the...

read more
Yep another UPDATE!…as of March 25

Yep another UPDATE!…as of March 25

Well, it’s been an interesting couple of weeks, hasn’t it! Who ever thought the world could change so dramatically each day. Our brains are ready to explode with this constant changing of plans but we are doing our “bestest” during the “worstest” of times.  We are...

read more