Friday, October 20, 2017

October 2017 Moda Club

 In the reminder post, we shared 
freebie links for these lovelies.  They are also linked on the side of the blog under samples.

Sandy, wowed us with some Holiday Stars

Contrasting, by Zen Chic
Modern quilt that uses charms.  
At 57 x 57, would make a stunning wall hanging!
(I apologize for the wrinkles...)

What a difference a color selection can make!  

Pods are back!
 Everything is pre-cut and ready to sew!
I'm packing these up for the Quilt Show, at NMU, 
this weekend.  Hope to see you there!

Be sure to look for show & tell pictures on facebook this week.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

October 2017 Moda Club Reminder

Our Moda Club meets this Wednesday,
10/18/17 at 1p.m. 

The Show & Tell has been amazing!  Can't wait to see what you all bring in this week!  We are excited to share some great items with you too, door prizes and shop specials!

This month's freebie links:
 Click here for link to tutorial.

Click here for link to tutorial.

At our last Moda Club, Teresa showed some candy pouches.
Missouri Star featured this project on their facebook page.
This video is currently not on you tube

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

September In Stitches Knitting Reminder

Now that the weather has cooled off a bit,
it's time to gather to knit and crochet!

In Stitches will meet the last Thursday of each month, from September to May.  Our first gathering is this Thursday, 9/28/17.
Join us from 1-3p.m. or 5-7p.m. 
Bring along your current project.
Door prizes and yarn specials, plus lots 
of inspiration from all of your Show & Tell!

This month, we are featuring 
Cascade Pinwheel Yarn
This is a worsted weight, acrylic yarn.
440 yards per skein
So many beautiful color options!

Our shop sample is the Pure & Simple
Baby Pullover
Pattern is sized for newborn to 24 months.
(Our sample is size 24 months)

Here are a few other free links for pattern ideas using this yarn.

Looking forward to seeing what is on your
hooks and needles!

Sunday, September 24, 2017

September Moda Club

Wow!  That was some amazing Show & Tell!
Be sure to check it out on our facebook post

Lisa, made up a tote from 
this month's freebie link.  
While we have some great fabric options, for
this tote, we are expecting more of the 
sample fabric
 Reversable Tote/Crossbody
by:   Tea Rose Home

 Moda 2018 Tea Towels are here!
(I want one for my sewing room!)
  We personalized one for Ben's!
Buttons mark the third Wednesday of each month...our club meeting dates!  

Family Table Runner, by Cottage Creek 
 Tari, featured peppered cottons in this sample.
Still plenty of time to make one for your
Thanksgiving table!

 Linda did a presentation on the mini pineapple tool.  If you missed Moda, you can still watch
We have several different patterns that use
this tool.  I love using scraps! 

Mark your calendars now!
Our next Moda Club Meeting: 10/18/2017.

Sunday, September 17, 2017

September Moda Club Reminder

Moda Club meets this Wednesday,
9/20/17 at 1p.m.

This month's freebie link....
I know I'm looking for some free sewing time to make a few myself.  
Lisa has made this and will have one to show on Wednesday.  
We did order in extra hardware,
 for those of you who love it as much as we do!

Sew excited to share with you what we've been up to and looking forward to seeing your show & tell!

Sunday, August 20, 2017

August 2017 Moda Club

SEW Many new samples at Ben's!

Craftsman Quilt
It's a great masculine quilt.  
The black tool border fabric does go around the entire quilt....
I cut it off with my poor photography skills....
Kits are available!

Linda, designed this large table runner or wall hanging.
Kits and instructions are available at Ben's.

Some panel fun!

Rockport Carryalls
 Stop in to see this beautiful sample in person.  
Sandy, made the largest of the two sizes.

 Crab-Apple Hill
Sunflower Jar

 Be sure to stop in to see the Emmaline Bags!
 The pattern is free, but needs to be downloaded from the company.  The frames help the bags to stay open when using what's inside.

 Oh Sew Simple
 The two zippers pouches are made with the 
left overs from making the tote!

 Linda will be hosting a Jelly Roll sewing day:
9/16/17 from 9:30 -5:00p.m.
National Project Jelly Roll Day
Sign up at the shop

Sunday, August 13, 2017

August Moda Club Reminder

Wow!  Do we have alot to share with you!
Moda Club meets this Wednesday,
8/16/17 at 1p.m.

This month's Freebie Link:
Cookie Plate Crumb Catcher, 
by the Crafty Quilter 
Anna Mary, whipped this up using her stash.

Looking forward to seeing what you've been up to!  Can hardly believe it is August already...