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Trees are green, flowers are in full bloom, goslings have hatched and mosquitoes are out in full force. I think that's a sure sign of summer.
Speaking of summer; that means it's time to change our hours. That also means we are celebrating another year...15 to be exact. Wow; it seems just like yesterday. Time flies when you are having fun. Once again I owe you; our friends and customers for another wonderful year.
SUMMER HOURS HAVE BEGUN...
Monday through Saturday...9am - 5pm
*We are always happy to stay open a little longer for you; just let us know!
Some of you already know that we have started doing monthly specials. Our June monthly special is: Thimbleberries fabric...20% off
Circular needles...20% off
FREE... You don't see that word much any more. Our Tuesday knit/quilt/sew/whatever you want to do day is open to everyone and it's FREE!. I have decided to make this in to an all day event, every Tuesday from 10:00 - 5:00. Bring your own lunch or order in. AND we have Knit Night the first Thursday of each month from 6:30 - 8:30, and it's FREE!
That's 3 times I've said "free" in one paragraph.
Our next Thursday knit night is: Thursday 7, 2011 6:30pm.
Ewe-nique Knitters 2nd Cruise Oct 2 - Oct 8 2011
If you like to knit and have fun or just want to have some fun; join us on our 2nd knitting cruise. Even if you don't like to knit or don't know how to knit; you can still join us. Sit by the pool/knit, sit by the big screen theatre/knit; swim/knit; spa/knit; casino/knit; library/knit or do all of it and MORE. It doesn't get any better than that. If you would like more information; call Gloria at 906 635-9937.
I have a lady that would like to go; but needs a cabin mate. If you are interested and don't have someone to room with; please let me know. She went with us last time and is a very nice person.
We have decided to do a summer retreat this year. This will take place on Sunday July 31, 2011. I will have a beautiful fall quilt for our project. Kits will be made soon and will be limited. If you would like a kit; please let me know as soon as possible. The model will be in the shop on display shortly; but I do have a picture. This is a one day retreat at Bruce Township Hall. Sew and knit or do whatever you'd like in a cool place. Since it's summer; we will have a picnic theme. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be provided. I promise; no ants. Games and door prizes too. Come see old friends as well as make new friends. Call me for more information at 906 635-9937. Space is limited and registration is required.
Just Bag It by Insta Totes. Reusable bags only $4.99 New designs coming in.
Gypsy Sit Upon - A great way to keep your posture while sewing, knitting or doing any craft or even sitting at the computer
McKenna Ryan's Home Tweet Home - kit available. Will include fabric for the top, all 10 patterns and embellishments. The set of 10 patterns is also available.
McKenna Ryan's Once Upon a Star is not new; but available at a reduced price. Kit's come with or without embellishments.
Holly Taylor's summer line "Dragonfly Summer"
Christmas fabric is starting to arrive and more fabric will arrive soon.
Spring International Quilt Market is just over so that means more fabric to arrive through out the summer and into fall.
Mackinaw Bridge patterns; As well the state of Michigan and lighthouse around Michigan. This beautiful quilt can be made with the bridge in the middle with 14 lighthouses around it and than put the Michigan map on the back.
Wooden Bear BOM. These cute little patterns are quick; fun and easy. Change them for each month though out the year. Kit comes with the fabric for the top and buttons.
Harmony interchangeable knitting needles by Knit Picks. These needle are wonderful to knit with. Each set comes with size 4, 5,6,7,8,9,10, 10.5 and 11, needle tips along with 2 each of size 24 and 32 inch cables.
Optional needle tips are available in 10.75, 13, 15 and 17. Optional cables are available in sizes 40,47 and 60 inch.
Cascade 220 Superwash NEW COLORS
Stonehedge NEW COLORS IN WORSTER AND IN FINGERING WEIGHT
Marina by Universal yarn. Knit this frilly, ruffled scarf in only a few hours. Model in the shop and new colors to arrive soon.
Beads 6mm beads for knitting have arrived in a variety of colors. Pre-strung seed beads will be arriving any day.
Knitting DVD'S - These DVD's are very informative.
- Beyond Purl: Learn slip knots, five different ways to cast on, basic
decreases and more.
- Knitting Socks on a single Circular Needle: Learn to cast on, knit in
round using just one needle. Beginner and experienced knitters
learn how to convert or adapt existing patterns written for double
- Absolute Best Way To Learn How To Knit: Have you ever wanted
learn to knit, or change your current method to be more ergonomic,
more efficient and faster? If you answered "yes" than this video
is for you. Save wear and tear on your neck, shoulders, elbows and wrists. Learn to knit the continental way.
We have almost every size knitting needle you could want. And if we don't have it; we'll order it.
Wacky Woolies sheep mugs - Multi embossed sheep on a mug. All with an attitude. The green is "Lucky", the red is "Angry", the orange is "Dazed" and there are more with their own attitude.
Addi Click interchangeable needles in regular addi turbo needles or bamboo.
Knit Kits: You can't have just one! I have one in each of my knitting bags.
The cute little kits come in black, blue or red. Each come with markers, point protectors, crochet hook (in case you need to pick up stitches), tape measure, counter and darning needle. All in one case!
Gloves in a Bottle: This lotion is wonderful. It's more of a protector than a healer. It's wonderful to put on before you work in the garden and I sell a lot of it to men who work on cars. Try it; you might like it.
101 Quilting Motifs book
House Mouse quilting note cards and embossed quilt design note cards.
Heat Press Batting -Ever have a piece two pieces of batting together to make one big enough for your quilt? Now you don't have to sew it together.
Just fuse the two pieces together with the Heat Press Batting. It's as simple as that and quick.
Gloria's New Incentive Card: Next time you are in, make sure you ask for your card. With each purchase of $5 or more you will get a punch. When your card is full you will receive a $15 credit to be used on your next purchase. Tax and sale/discontinued items are excluded.
PLEASE...help us keep our costs down. With the rising costs and state of our economy it isn't easy for any of us. Credit card companies charge merchants when we accept a credit and/or debit card. I understand that a lot of cards today come with incentives and rewards. When we accept these cards it is a courtesy to our customers and we would appreciate the same in return.
We certainly welcome you to use your credit and/or debit cards but please use cash or a check if your purchase is under $20 OR if your sale is for the most part, purchases that are sale or discount items.
Stop in our discount room and check out the prices. We have quality fabrics such as Moda; RJR, Thimbleberries and more at great prices.
Cottons are: $3.99 per yard
Flannels are $4.99 per yard
Knitting patterns at .99 cents
Knitting books and quilting books .65% off
Quilting patterns .65% off
Knitting and quilting magazines .$1.99
Yarns .55% off