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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 2 days ago 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
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Hi Everyone, It's always fun to see the big and bold graphics from Alexander Henry. We got a few fabrics from three different collections. Click here to see all of them on the website. This is 'Bow Wow Wow' except for the dinosaurs which is from the 'Monkey's Bizness' collection.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, I'm very happy with our final quilt for this year's Big Stitch Club. It really turned out fantastic so I wanted to show all of you. Come into the shop and see all the great embroidery that make these blocks shine. Next year's Big Stitch Club begins on... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, The new fabric just keeps coming! Dear Stella Fabric's new collection, 'City Life' by Rae Ritchie has a fun 1950's feel. And you can't go wrong with cats and bicycles! See it here on the website. This is 'The Treehouse Club' from Moda. Click here to see them... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, Oops! Should have published this one a month ago! Thought you may still enjoy seeing the fabrics! This week I'm headed for Madison Wisconsin to vend at the Quilt Expo. I'm pretty excited because we have lots of new projects that I'm in love with. Many of them... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, We've had lots of new things coming in the door. This is 'Marks' by Valori Wells from Robert Kaufman. Click here to see it on the website. Please note that the first pictures show the panels in the three colorways. Unfortunately, we could only get a small picture... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting
SALE THIS WEEK Receive 20% off Red Dot Bolts through Saturday Sale Fabrics are marked down to 50% Finish the Bolt Specials are an extra 5% I'm having a hard time finding room for all of the new fabrics coming through the door. Let's make some room for them! Kris... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, We are having an early fall sale this year- Fall Sale Tuesday, September 27th - Saturday, October 1st 20% off red dot bolts 50% off sales fabrics (½ yard minimum cut for sale prices) It's a Michael Miller Day! We've received several new bolts and they are all... Continue reading
Posted Sep 20, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting
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Hi Everyone, Bridget and I are back from Quilt Expo in Madison. It was a lot of fun but the customers there are not nearly as sophisticated as many of you. They were just not the right audience for our goods. But of course there were a good amount of... Continue reading
Posted Sep 14, 2016 at Twin Cities Quilting