Sunday, October 16, 2016

October Moda Club Reminder

Moda Club meets this Wednesday.
Join us at our 1p.m. club meeting.
Or, if you would like a smaller gathering, 
join us at 5:30p.m.

This month's freebie:  Give Thanks Banner 

Looking forward to sharing with you and seeing what you've been up to!

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

September Moda Club

Fall is in the air!
Linda shared these placemats
There are still a few kits available!

No one really likes thinking about Christmas this early, but for those of us who love to sew, we need time to be prepared...
 Kathy, shared this beautiful quilt.
 This quilt, was featured in our book of the month:

Sandy started all the interest in this book, at a quilt retreat.  She was making this lovely that she brought along to share.

 For those of you who love to embroider...
Trim the Tree, by Crabapple Hill
(Embroidered by Sandy)

Blend, has the cutest Christmas Panel.
Using one panel and some additional, coordinating fabric, I worked up this table runner.

 Pattern:  Divided by 3

Imagine baking cookies 
wearing this cute 1941 Apron!

Twirling Star
Our Star Journey continues.

For pictures from Show & Tell,
please see our Facebook Page.

Be sure to like us on Facebook, to be notified of our weekend sales.

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Moda Club Reminder

Moda Club Meets this Wednesday,
9/21/16, at 1p.m. and 5:30p.m.
This month's freebie link is for Fall Placemats.
Don't forget your Show & Tell!
Looking forward to seeing you on Wednesday.

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Knit Along - Football Season!

Join us this Football Season,
for a Score Board Knit Along (KAL)

You choose yarn in your team's colors.
By the end of the Season you will have knit a Cowl to show your team pride!
Click here for more about how this works. 

We have all the NFL and local High School colors on order - expected arrival any day!
You will also need a size 7, 16" circular needle.

 Knitting starts back up this month at Ben's!
Join us on the last Thursday, of each month from
1-3p.m. or 5-7p.m.
Cost for the club is $1.
Bring along whatever you are currently working on.
Door prizes.
Show & Tell

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

August Moda Club

You all did it again...

Be sure to stop in to see these festive table runners
Sandy, did a wonderful job embroidering
Be Thankful by Crabapple Hill
Anna Mary put together our freebie link, a table runner using Cheeky fabrics by E Studio.

Theresa inspired us with the mini quick curve ruler!
Pumpkin Pattern, for purchase, 
by Sew Kind Of Wonderful

Link for a green top to turn the pumpkins to pineapples at their website. 

Theresa is considering a Saturday class.  
I will put out a blog post when she picks a 
day and we have more details.

While it lasts, we have this beautiful panel for Fall.

Kathy continued our Star Journey.
Remember, we are doing an extra door prize drawing for those who bring in completed star blocks.  Two more stars remaining before final instructions for putting it all together.

Be sure to check our facebook page for weekend specials here at Ben's.

Row by Row 2016 winner at Ben's!
Congrats to Marsha Slavens from Republic!
Her 8 rows are from: Ben Franklin, Marquette, Julie's Sewing Center, Green Bay WI, Stitch Chicks Quilt Shop, N Franklin CT, Backstreet Quilt Shop, Bad Axe MI, The Stitching WEll, Bay City MI, Bonnie's Sewing Center, Bay City MI, Delphine's Quilt Shop, Gaylord MI, Quilted Moose, Sault Ste. Marie
Marsha won 25 fat quarters for being the first person to bring in a quilt.


Sunday, August 14, 2016

Moda Club meets this Wednesday,
1p.m. and again at 5:30 p.m.

We have another great program lined up, full of inspiration!  I'm, as always, inspired by your Show & Tell!  Our freebie link this month:

Looking forward to seeing what you've been up to! 

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

We have a Row by Row Winner for 2016!
This Patriotic, Row by Row was created by
Marsha Slavens, of Republic

Marsha won 25 fat quarters for completing a quilt, using 8 rows.  Her rows included are from the following shops

Ben Franklin, Marquette
Julies's Sewing Center, Green Bay WI
Stitch Chicks Quilt Shop, N Franklin CT
Backstreet Quilt Shop, Bad Axe MI
The Stitching Well, Bay City MI
Bonnie's Sewing Center, Bay City MI
Delphine's Quilt Shop, Gaylord MI
Quilted Moose, Sault Ste Marie MI

Congrats Marsha!