Another busy week, but
at least the weather, all across the country, seems to have
Now, don't get
antsy! It is TOO EARLY to garden here in Kansas! There is
still time to sew! :)
Today, Thursday Feb.
17th, there are 3 sessions of our
MARTI & ME Club & SAMPLER QUILT CLASS.
I am thrilled with
Mary's version of Marti Michell's GOOD
NEIGHBORS pattern, this month's feature. Mary, an avid
gardener, created a darling quilt of BRIGHT BIRDHOUSES!
In today's class, Mary
will demonstrate how to make these great HOUSE BLOCKS, as well as
cover the latest sampler block in the AMERICAN
BEAUTY QUILT, and several more FARMER'S WIFE blocks. Yes, it
is a bargain of a class!
Each month Marti Michell
features a different TEMPLATE SET or RULER for a new FROM MARTI &
ME pattern. This month's project features SMALL
HOUSE TEMPLATE SET J.
it all out here, and please, come to class if you can! Visit and
if you decide to join, we'll prorate this year's class fee!
There are lots of advantages, including special offers for CLUB
MEMBERS ONLY. Come join the fun!
This CLUB/CLASS meets at
10 a.m., 1:30 & 7 p.m.
See details on the QUILT
Last week I introduced
another new quilt kit,
WINGS - BIRDS OF PREY.
These are entirely
different types of birds than those who would inhabit Mary's bright
Artist Rod Frederick has
captured the wild beauty of these birds and their natural
setting. The fabric is printed with beautiful detail, and our
featured quilt, using these fabrics, is charming.
Click here for details
MAJESTIC WINGS quilt kit which starts with a
PANEL & coordinating fabrics:
And watching all those
birds from the safety of the house window are FIFI
Check out ANNA GRIFFIN'S
newest, cutest, cat & dog fabric.
Great features &
coordinates for a total of 12 fabrics.
We had to cut more, but you can still order Mary's small LITTLE CLOVER
quilt kit. Her own design, you can only get it here at
Charlotte's Sew Natural!
instructions are included in the kit featuring gorgeous Hoffman
Celebrating SPRING and
St. Patrick's Day, this little quilt fits perfectly on the wire TABLE
STANDS, or lays flat on a table or can be pinned to the wall.
Or slip a pillow in and cheer up a chair!
Details on LITTLE CLOVER
You can also click here
to see all the newest additions to the web.
The Joy of Life -
Written as a 9-part sampler, it can be stitched using either the needle-turn or blanket stitch appliqué techniques.
are LIMITING the number of kits we cut, so order soon, as we currently
have just a couple of kits still available.
You can join the class,
receive the kits by mail or just pick them up in the store.
The JOY OF LIFE monthly KIT price
includes pattern & fabric for top.
You can order this with or without the class.
In class, Mary will teach a
variety of appliqué methods, hand and machine. The class meets 1st Thursdays at 10 a.m. & 7 p.m.
Second class will meet March 3.
We've got a fun SPRING BUS DAY-TRIP planned for you! SATURDAY
APRIL 16th. It will start early (about 8 a.m.), and go late
(about 9 p.m.?), and if you need to
book a room here in Newton for a night on either side of the trip, just let me know and I'll
find you the best rate!
KANSAS QUILT BUS TRIP
5 SHOPS - 1 DAY
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - Pay
by March 7th - $83.95
transportation, 3 meals & snacks!
Each shop will have
demonstrations set up & you'll have at least an hour to shop.
Gift bags &
Price for all this
is $93.95 (see Early Bird special offer)
5 shops included on our
Needle In A
Quilting Bits &
Sign up today and
save $10! Mail a check to us, click here to sign up on-line
or phone 316-284-2547 if you want to start here at Charlotte's.
If one of these
other shops is more convenient, please phone them to reserve a
spot on their bus and we'll look forward to seeing you here in
Newton when the bus arrives!
So much happening in the
news lately. One line in a story on the economy caught my
The news analyst said
"While the cost of many commodities is going up, including
cotton, the consumer isn't paying more for
cotton socks or cotton sweaters". What store has he been
If you've noticed that
the price of QUALITY QUILT FABRICS has been rising, and you've
wondered why, it is because of cotton's short supply & high
If you would like to
know more, many different fabric company owners & officers have
contributed with detailed explanations in this most informative
at CHARLOTTE'S SEW NATURAL, we continue to offer you the BEST
SELECTION of COTTON FABRIC available.
You can still SAVE 20%
EVERY DAY off all regularly priced merchandise when you join CHARLOTTE'S
SHOPPER'S CLUB. Details on this annual club can be found
Looking forward to seeing you soon!
Charlotte's Sew Natural
710 N. Main St.
Newton, KS 67114
Mon. - Fri. 9:30 - 5:30, Thurs.
'til 8, Sat. 9:30 - 5
Fabric & Stitchery
601 SE 36th St (Chisholm Trail Mall, #103)
Newton, KS 67114
Mon. - Fri. 10 - 5:30, Thurs. 'til 7, Sat. 10 - 5:30
Mon. - Sun. 12 - 12 :)
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