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HI Everyone, Here's the scoop on our summer events: Twin Cities Shop Hop: May 4th- 6th Thursday and Friday 9am - 9pm Saturday 9am - 5pm Fill out your passport, grab a TC Treat at every store (10" x 12" solid fabric), educate yourself with tool demos. Turn in your... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, FIRST A COUPLE OF IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS: 2017 CHALLENGE: I'm canceling this year's challenge. There has not been enough interest to move forward at this point. For those of you who have signed up and begun, I will still be hanging quilts in the shop mid May. For those... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, Moda has a couple of fun, colorful collections that work so well together. They are 'Mixed Bag' and 'Ninja Cookies'. Eighteen bolts total! I've also thrown in two batiks that add a spark. Click here to see them on the website. This is 'Window Shopping' from Michael Miller.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, We finally got more of the great Japanese double gauze from Kokka. These are perfect for unique scarves, clothing and quilting. And oh so soft! We have one yard kits including the instructions for infinity scarves. They make great gifts and are a great fashion statement. Click here... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, We added another Beginner Quilt Making class. Click here to sign up, or tell your friends who are interested in quilting. Rose is a great teacher. Beginners love her! Cuteness alert! We have more critters coming in the door. Alexander Henry gives us some great cats. Or, are... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, We have some great new kits that we are very excited about. This is 'Bird Love'. The back is so fun we had to show it. The pattern and panel for the back is included in the instructions. Final size is 40" x 48". Just in time for... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
I made a mistake in my email the other day. Our party date is changing to Tuesday, May 23rd. The time remains the same. 6pm-8:30pm. Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, I wanted to do another post on our challenge "The Power of Three". I've heard from a lot of you about the ideas I've been putting forth in the posts/emails. Although you like looking at the pictures and hearing what I have to say, many of you feel... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, I love Carolyn Friedlander, so I'm very excited to get the new collection named after her. This is 'Friedlander'. Click here to see it on the website. Moda's bright new collection, 'Hello World' by Abi Hall is so cute and colorful! See it here on the website. See... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, More cats! This collection from Windham is 'Smarty Cats'. I love the books and colors in this collection. It makes it a little more 'grown up'. Click here to see it on the website. Thicket is back! We ordered more because they have been so popular. Come and... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, I bet you never thought I'd be including landscapes in our "Power of Three" challenge. But many landscapes definitely fall into this category. Before I get started I wanted to remind you that if you submit a quilt for our exhibit it needs to be made in 2017... Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, On February 9th I will be having my color class. I don't try and teach you color theory. I try to give you a more intuitive approach to selecting colors for your quilt. It's a fun, eye opening experience. Click here for more information. Moda has given us... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, Big Stitch starts next month. Here are our first four blocks. Click here for more information. Our new arrivals this week are from Cotton + Steel. I couldn't resist the dresses and shirts. I just had to take a 1/2 yd of each home. I'll have to make... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, I wanted to update you on our Block of the Month for 2017. We have added a new colorway, "Tweet". The bolts arrived last week and I was so excited. The collection is exactly what I was looking for - earth tones in a great print. This colorway... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, In composition odd numbers of elements are more dynamic than groupings of elements evenly numbered. The basic idea of the rule is that objects arranged or grouped in odd numbers are more appealing, memorable and effective. This challenge asks you to use the power of three in an... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone If you missed last weeks post I laid out some framework for our challenge and told you some of the specific rules. As always, it was far from complete (I think it has something to do with having way too many things to do at once). We had... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, Now that life is back to normal after the holidays, it's time get those creative juices flowing again. We have some new fabrics that should help. And don't forget to check out our classes! Block of the Month, Big Stitch, Zipper Bags (who needs a pattern!), Make Me... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Happy New Year everyone! I hope you enjoyed the holiday season with family and friends. Cheers to all of you! All of you make my life and work so special and I am truly grateful. Do you like a challenge? Our Twin Cities Quilting Challenge is back for 2017. After... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2017 at Twin Cities Quilting
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NEW YEAR'S DAY SALE Noon - 4pm 20% Off Red Dot Bolts, Books and Notions 95% of fabric on sale. ½ yard minimum cut on all fabric Batting by the yard is not on sale. Packaged batting is on sale. Our class schedule is now online, including 2017 Block of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 27, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, Just a reminder that we will be closed Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24th. Our free yard of sale fabric with a three yard purchase at regular price is going strong and ending on the 23rd. After that, we will have our traditional New Year's Day Sale: NEW YEAR'S... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, At the end of the email is a reminder about our special offer. We will be closed Christmas Eve this year so get those men in your life here before the last minute to pick up gift certificates. What a gift! Pick out exactly what you want. Our... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, Now through December 23rd Buy 3 yards of fabric at regular price. Choose from precuts or an assortment of cuts from many bolts. Receive a free one yard cut of any sale fabric. You pick the bolt off our sale shelves. While supplies last. We have some bright... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, We're starting a special offer now through Friday, December 23rd. Go to the bottom of this email for details. I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving. I am so thankful to have each and every one of you in my life. Not only from a business perspective,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, Next Wednesday, the day before Thanksgiving, we will be open from 10am-2pm. Happy Thanksgiving everyone! We received new Zen Chic fabric last week. It's another 'Modern Background' collection. This time she's used flexes of gold metallic. It's a great look without coming across as too much bling. Even... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, We have three new collections from Moda. Click here to see all of them on the website. This is 'Grand Canal'. This is 'Saturday Morning'. These are special Grunge colors that were designed to coordinate with the collection. We will finish with a few more cats. This is... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting