Creekside Quilting Newsletter 12/13/2021
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 12 Days of Quiltmas! We have received lots of feedback, and I'd say from everything I have heard, it was a successful 12 days for all customers and shops involved with this event! Watch for it again next year!! Thank you everyone!! To order Julia's apron kit, you can click HERE
kit includes 5 yards of fabric and the patternWhat's New @ Creekside Quilting?
Look at these scrumptious 100% cotton ombre batiks! Yes, that's right! I said ombre batiks! They are 1/2 yard cuts and we have a full kit of 22 fabrics, which can be ordered HERE
or you can order them in color bundles or we have individually wrapped 1/2 yard cuts. They are just so very pretty and will look great in any quilt or fantastic if appliqueing flowers, vines or leaves!
This color wave kit of 1/2 yard ombre batiks is called Whispers and can be ordered HERE
This color wave kit of 1/2 yard ombre batiks is called Nature Trail and can be ordered HERE
This color wave kit of 1/2 yard ombre batiks is called Happiness and can be ordered HERE
This color wave kit of 1/2 yard ombre batiks is called Golden Pond and can be ordered HERE
This color wave kit of 1/2 yard ombre batiks is called Rainbow and can be ordered HERE
This color wave kit of 1/2 yard ombre batiks is called Ice Cream Sundae's and can be ordered HERE
This color wave kit of 1/2 yard ombre batiks is called Coral Bay and can be ordered HERE
This color wave kit of 1/2 yard ombre batiks is called Deep Diving and can be ordered HERE
Can't decide? We have full kits of all 22 colors in 1/2 yard cuts. Order your package HERE
Nordic Noel is the name of this 12" pillow designed by Julia and using our Moda Christmas Essentials line of fabric. You can order the kit with pattern HERE
We have fabric kits made for the front of this Quilting Jolly Mini Pillow. The pattern is a download from the designer Carried Away. Order the fabric kit HERE
Looking for a last minute present for quilter in your family or a quilting friend? We have put together some gift suggestions in our small project bags. This one is filled with 4 large Aurifil threads, is called Aurifil Basic Thread Kit and can be ordered HERE
This one is for the beginner quilter and is stuffed in our small project bag with Karen K Buckley scissors, a measuring tape, seam ripper, Aurifil thread, Schmetz machine needles, a Frixion marking pen, and pins! You can order the Beinnger Quilt Kit HERE
How about a variety of small spools of Aurifil threads. This gift has 7 small spools of thread and we have named it the Aurifil Jewel Tone Thread Kit! Order your kit HERE
How about a variety of small spools of Aurifil threads. This gift has 7 small spools of thread and we have named it the Aurifil Fall Color Thread Kit! Order your kit HERE
This is our Marking Tools gift bag! Order yours HERE Jan's Quilting for Beginners: A Hobby for Life Class starts January 17th for three consecutive Monday nights.
Learn the basics of quilt making start to finish using modern techniques, rotary cutter and mat. Basic sewing experience and access to home sewing machine is required. Students receive a pattern for a simple project to learn step by step. Then students will be able to quilt with confidence and knowledge to complete a project. Students must provide their own sewing supplies and tools. Register HERE You won't be disappointed by everything you are going to learn in three sessions!
It's the Holiday Season and so once again we are offering...if you spend a $100, you will receive a gift card for $25 to be used anytime between January 1st through February 28th 2022. This includes ALL online orders, where you will receive a coupon to use. We will be having a Customer Appreciation Day on December 31st from 10 am - 3 pm. A HUGE THANK YOU to everyone and your loyal support of Creekside Quilting! Receive 40% off one item of your choice. In the store, we will have prizes and games throughout the day! Online orders, use the coupon code THANKYOU40 (with no spaces). Excludes Pfaff Sewing Machines, Quilter's Select Rulers, and limited to 2 yards of fabric. Come join us for a fun day!
Downton Abbey Fans we are having a Downton Abbey kickoff retreat for the new movie being released on March 22nd! We are hosting a Downton Abbey Two Day Retreat on Friday, March 4th from 9am to 10 pm and Saturday, March 5th from 8 am to 9pm at the Walker Johnston Giovannetti Community Shelter in Urbandaale, Iowa. There will be plenty of space for sewing, quilting, knitting, embroidery or most any craft project you want to work on! We will have the season's of Downton Abbey running consistantly throughout our retreat time! I have games planned and awesome Downton Abbey prizes and giveaways!! Come one and come all!! I don't know about you, but I'm so excited, I want to jump for joy right now and have the retreat start today! Register HERE for the two day event!
What's Going On Around the Store?
We are raffeling off our 2020 Stitch Pink store quilt and ALL proceeds from this raffel will go to the National Breast Cancer Foudation. You can purchase tickets for this raffel online HERE $1 per each ticket OR $5 for 6 tickets! Help us support a good cause and have a chance to win our store 2020 Stitch Pink Quilt!
Upcoming Block of the Months for 2022!We are just starting to get into the swing of a year of Block of the Months. Here are the first two for 2022! It's HERE! Our 2022 8-month BOM is up and kits are being cut! Join Julia and Karen T for 8 months of fun sewing! Together, they will have videos online, a private Facebook group, and a session or two in person and on Zoom! It should be an exciting 8 months putting together this striking quilt by designer Charisma Horton! Kits include the pictured fabric from Maywood Studio's Shadow Play. Join us in one of three ways:
1. Join us on a fun 8-month journey for $29.99 per month + shipping. Each month, you will get your fabric, pattern, and a small free gift! Subscribe HERE.
2. You can pre-order your pattern and kit HERE for $235.99 before Thanksgiving at our pre-sale price! Kits w/ patterns will ship at the first of the year.
3. You can READ MORE HERE order just the pattern HERE
Frosty Goes to Town is a 7 month block of the month starting February 2022. This block of the month is machine applique, or could be needle turn applique or could be done with wool applique! The Block of the Month is a kit where the fabric is laser cut out with fusible....eliminating a very big step in the process! Order your laser cut kit HERE.
What's New with Pfaff?
SALE!! November 28th through December 23rd, all Ambition and Expression line sewing machines will be 20% off MSRP! Read more HERE
Pat, our sewing machine technician will be at the store on Monday, December 20th for cleaning and light repairs. So bring your machines in this week and get in the que for cleaning on Monday!
What's New in the Wool Department?
Simply Vintage is a favorite magazine with woolies! We sold out of our first shipment last week within two days! More will be arriving by end of week, so order yours HERE and we will call you or ship it out as soon as they arrive!
What's Happening Around the Store in December?
View the December calendar HERE
***Heads up that many groups have decided not to meet in December or changed their date, so please check our calendar for updates***
Michael Rice will be at the store on Tuesday, December 14th to oil, grease and polish Singer Featherweight sewing machines. You must pre-register for this service and then bring your machine in between 10-10:30 am on Tuesday, December 14th.
Wednesday, December 15th is Mid Month Madness! Bring those bags in one more time this year and stuff it full for a 15% off savings!
Wednesday, December 15th is the Applique Sew-in Group starting at 10:00 am and lasting all day! This group is open to everyone, just come on in and join the fun!
Singer Featherweight Club will be Saturday, December18th. This group is full.
Pat will be in the store for cleaning and light repairs on sewing machines, Monday, December 20th. Drop your machine in ahead of time to get in the que.
Join Julia on Monday, December 13th, 20th and 27th for her Live Event at 4:30pm to see what's new in the store and get a first chance to order before the newsletter comes out on Tuesday morning. Download the app today!
Customer Appreciation Day Friday, December 31st from am - 3 pm. 40% off one item of your choice. Online orders use the coupon code THANKYOU40 (no spaces). Excludes Pfaff Sewing Machines, Quilter's Select Rulers and limited to 2 yards of fabric.
Show and Tells
Sharon made this quilt for her daughter-in-law and it is all needleturn applique! The Crazy Quilt Group Challenge was in total awe!! Excellent job, Sharon!
Janie, I LOVED all of your Sunbonnet Sue quilt blocks!!! Very envious...they were awesome. Thanks for sharing them with me!
With Covid ramping up again, please take advantage of our curbside pickup service. You can order most items through our store website www.creeksidequiltingiowa.com, through our Creekside Quilting app, or give us a call. We will love to help you anyway we can in getting your order processed to meet your comfort level.
Friday, December 24th we will be closed
Saturday, December 25th we will be closed
Friday, December 31st is our Customer Appreciation Holiday Open House. Join us on the last day of 2021, for a fun and festive Customer Appreciation Event! We will have games, prizes, refreshments and sale items! Our hours on New Year's Eve are 10-3.
Happy Holidays! karen steggerda