December 9, 2011
Happy December! So
far, so good! :)
Last week I showed Randy's
new favorite "apple" Christmas tree, composed of tiny metallic green
apples. It is really glittery in the sunlight and fun without
our daughter came home and added "Lily's Amazing
Garland"! Awesome! She's been working on this for
quite some time.
First she made lots of
yo-yos, using a CLOVER
YO-YO MAKER and a variety of red & white fabrics. The
topped each with a red felt circle, cut with pinked edges, and
stitched a button on top.
Last, she strung them on
nylon fish-line, with tiny beads separating each yo-yo
your own YO-YO maker and start your family making yo-yos for you
this holiday while they are watching Bowl Games! :)
I'm using a MODERN poinsettia fabric from DECK
THE HALLS, for the tree "skirt" of this special tree,
which is set up high, out of Meiko's reach!
We've got lots of CHRISTMAS
& WINTER fabrics, many on SALE. You can see them here:
also getting ready for THE NEW YEAR 2012, just around the corner now!!
I'll be offering BELLA VERONA as a
class starting the 2nd Thursday,
January 12th, at 7 pm. We'd love to have you join us. This
is a lecture/demo class, sewing all done at home. Sign up
ABUNDANCE BASKETS QUILT
will be our 2012 SECOND SATURDAY SAMPLER program.
Make it using
reproduction fabrics from the 1800s, in reds & browns. Come
see our quilt on display now!
A VINTAGE FLORAL print
will be suggested for the border. The block fabrics will have
reds, browns, blue/green, creams & naturals.
There will also be a
second choice. It will use all the gorgeous BLUES, TEALS, GREENS
and a touch of gold, as found in TIMELESS TREASURE'S PLUME which will
be suggested as the border for this quilt.
fabrics are available now.
If you can't join our
SECOND SATURDAY program, which involves FREE BLOCKS, you can still
order a complete for this great quilt.
The new ABUNDANCE
BASKETS SECOND SATURDAY program starts Saturday January
14th, 2012 at 9 a.m. Sharp!
You are welcome to come Saturday
December 10 at 9 a.m. for a preview.
you would like to learn BASIC
NEEDLE-TURN HAND APPLIQUÉ, sign up now for one of Mary's
Morning (10 a.m.) or
evening (6:30 p.m.), FIRST THURSDAY in
Learn the basics of
hand-appliqué, then sign up for Mary's next BOM CLASS which starts
NEW Block-A-Month classes will meet mornings & evenings on the
THURSDAY each month,
FEBRUARY through December 2012.
Several APPLIQUÉ TECHNIQUES
will be covered.
NEEDLE-TURN appliqué done by hand, and MACHINE
APPLIQUÉ, which starts by fusing the fabrics to each other, will both
be covered in the same class sessions.
this class, learn how to
make fabric choices that will make your work POP!
You may choose from two
projects, patterns both from BUNNY HILL DESIGNS. Fabrics
RAINING CATS &
with GRAY, PINK & TEAL, is shown above and finishes approx. 55 x
classic RED & WHITE with GREY, finishes approx. 62 x 66 inches.
year's reproduction quilt, The Civil War Journals
Block-a-Month focuses on the CHILDREN of the 1860s.
CIVIL WAR JOURNALS is
our latest CIVIL MONTHLY program, kits & classes starting in
January 2012 and runs through December 2012.
The NEW OLD CIVIL WAR fabrics are here. Mary is working up her
model, so details & prices on the kits will be available soon. Call to be put on our list if
you are interested.
Shopper's Club members
You can either make a larger quilt that finishes at 84" x 102" or four smaller quilts that are approximately 45" x 52"
QUILTS FOR SALE - Mall Store -
Priced to sell for
PILLOW CASES make great gifts. There are ready-made pillow cases
FOR SALE now at the Mall store. We've got the pillows if you need
Downtown we have lots of
kits made with the latest fabrics!
Our kits include the
outer case and an inner lining, to help keep your TRAVEL
PILLOW TREMENDOUSLY TIDY!
Stop in the store to see
our great selection, or select your own!
ADDITIONS to the web is a great illustration of the VARIETY of
fabrics we carry at all times! Be sure to check out all the latest
A Bunny is some of the cutest fabric I've seen in a long
time! Oh my! Check it out here:
Some other NEW FABRIC lines include: (click on the name to link to
Yes, we have great NEW "Las Vegas
We've put together an ELVIS
fabric bundle for the BIG EZ
quilt pattern. We've
included enough fabric so you can "FUSSY CUT" ELVIS and
place him in a variety of spots within the quilt.
Click to see
the fabrics close-up and order your own KIT:
FABRIC & kits are now on SALE at the DOWNTOWN store. These
include WINTERGRAPHIX, HOFFMAN HOLIDAY, Moda's JOVIAL and more.
You will also find SALE
FABRICS in this department at CHARLOTTE'S BARGAIN FABRIC in the
mall. Including Sheri Berry's 12 JOYS OF CHRISTMAS and others.
can see them all in the CHRISTMAS & WINTER
Very LIMITED TIME!
Today, Friday is last day!
Certificates 10% off! Now through 12/9/11 only!
Marked down on-line. Just ask for
it in the store!
What a great gift! These Gift
Certificates can be used anytime after December 26th!
Tell your friends & family now and they could "sweeten the
pot" by also gifting you a
CHARLOTTE'S SHOPPER'S CLUB membership,
so you'll save 20% all of 2012!
We still like these CHRISTMAS PINE
GARLAND and FROSTY pillows, for last minute projects!
nt of these
patterns with buttons & mini-cookie cutters.
Wishing you a warm
& wonderful season!
Charlotte's Sew Natural
710 N. Main St.
Newton, KS 67114
Mon. - Fri. 9:30 - 5:30, Thurs.
'til 8, Sat. 9:30 - 5 (Closed Thanksgiving Day.)
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 (Closed
Mon. - Sun. 12 - 12 :)
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