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Quilter's General Store
815-397-5160

      6903 Harrison Ave.
Rockford, IL 61108

Store Hours:
Mon -Fri  10-5
Sat  10-4
Sunday - Closed




 

 

 
Quilter’s General Store Hotflash!

 

HOTFLASH! FEBRUARY 15, 2018

 

KIM DIEHL SIMPLE WHATNOTS 2018

 

PLUS STITCH ALONG “PRIDE AND JOY”


 

The Shop Sample is on display on our porch!! It is stunning! Kim Diehl’s beautiful fabrics from her new line Helping Hands is awesome!

 

Join us for her new Stitch Along, Pride and Joy

 

This will be a 6 month Block of the Month program, starting in March. Sign up Deadline is March 2 and distribution of the monthly kits will start on March 15th. Just over 20 yards of fabric from the Helping Hands line are in this quilt. Each month you will receive the fabric and pattern for a section of the quilt. The cost of this BOM is $37 per month, plus shipping if you choose not to pick up in the Shop.

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NEW BLOCK OF THE MONTH

 

GRAPHIC GEMS

 

Garnet & Sapphire

 

 

 

The sample quilt is on the long arm, finishing up today, and will be on display in the Shop by Monday! It is a stunning quilt, the photo you have seen so far does not do it justice at all. We will get a new completed photo out as soon as we can.      

 

This new Block of the Month program - Graphic Gems, Design by Sarah Maxwell of Sarah J Designs and fabric from Sarah’s Primo Batik collection by Marcus Fabrics!

 

Signups for Garnet & Sapphire, a warm tone colorway, are underway,

with an extended deadline of March 16.

 

Call Sunshine Stitches (815-323-5022) if you would like to do this BOM in the Lapis & Emerald, a cool tone colorway.

 

This will be a 9 month block of the month program. Fabric requirements include pre-cut 10 ½“ square packs plus yardage for borders and binding. The quilt size is 76" x 87".

 

Monthly cost of this BOM is $32.00 for pick up; add postage for shipping.

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SAVE THE DATE!

BUS TRIP TO ROSEMONT QUILT SHOW

Friday April 13

Cost: $45 – includes transportation & show ticket

Taking signups now.

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SAVE THE DATE!

ANNUAL SPRING BUS SHOP HOP

April 14th & 15th

This year’s participating Shops include:

Top Shelf Quilts, Mokena, IL

Cotton Carriage Quilts, Valparaiso, IN

Stitch N’ Time Fabrics, South Bend, IN

Heaven on Earth, Wabash, IN

Threads of Time, Danville, IL

The Quilt Corner, Morton, IL

Quilter’s Garden, Princeton, IL

Quilter’s General Store, Rockford, IL

Ride in comfort on a chartered bus and leave the driving to us!

Bus trip includes: transportation, one night lodging (double occupancy), meals, and snacks

all for only $150.00.  Deposit of $75 due upon sign up.

Sign up & pay your deposit by March 15th and you will qualify for a $100 Gift Certificate drawing which will be announced on the trip.

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Thanks to all our diehard Quilters who braved the weather to join us on the Winter One Day Bus Shop Hop! Their bravery was paid off with actually a very nice day and some great shopping at truly fabulous Quilt Shops!

 

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Reminders for the coming weeks:

 

Saturday, February 17 – Sewing Bee Saturday Sampler – 10 am

 

Saturday, February 24 – Kindred Spirits Sisters Club, Meyer Messenger Bag – 10 am

 

Note the Pineapple Ruler Class has been cancelled, not enough students

 

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Quilter’s General Store – A Quilter’s destination for supplies & inspiration!

6903 Harrison Avenue, Rockford, Illinois  61108

Shop Hours: Monday – Friday, 10 am to 5 pm; Saturday, 10 am to 4 pm

815-397-5160

www.quiltersgeneralstore.com