Quilt Connection December 2015 Newsletter


DECEMBER 2015 NEWSLETTER
In the Shop

Special Pricing on Husqvarna Viking Machines

Have you seen the new DESIGNER EPICTM sewing and embroidery machine in action yet? Our Holiday Gift to you this month is a free rolling luggage bag with your purchase of a Designer EPICTM. Another new machine is the DESIGNER JADETM 35 embroidery machine. Purchase a Husqvarna Viking embroidery machine this month and you will receive a special free gift.

Not in the market for an embroidery machine? Check out the many great machines we have in the shop. Try a demo to see which machine's features meet your needs and then be sure to put it at the top of your Holiday Wish List!

All Christmas Fabrics, Panels and Kits--Now 30% off
Watch for In-store Sale Items Throughout the Month

Gift Ideas

Gift Certificates from Quilt Connection are always appreciated. They do not expire and can be purchased in any denomination you choose.

Adult Coloring Books
are all the rage! "Off the Bookshelf" is one example of several we have in stock. It has 45 weirdly, wonderful designs to color for fun and relaxation.


Coffee Mugs are always fun and useful. The quilter in your life will remember you and chuckle every time she reads "A lady never discusses the size of her fabric stash!--Only $10.95

Stitch a last-minute gift using In Stitches fabric panel "Robin-isms" to create coasters, tree ornaments, or even quilt blocks for a small, but unique, wall hanging.


News and Happenings

HOLIDAY BREAK AT QUILT CONNECTION

To make it possible for the staff at Quilt Connection to spend time with family and friends, the shop will be closing at noon, Wednesday, December 24th, and remain closed until Monday, December 28. Please come see us then, check our our after-holiday deals, and share your wonderful holiday memories!

SOYO Winter Retreat (Black Hills Quilters Guild)--January 22-24

Black Hills Quilters Guild Winter Retreat is January 22-24, 2016, at Terra Sancta Retreat Center. More information available at Black Hills Quilters Guild.

Watch For these Classes Coming up in January
1. Beginner Quilting ClassJanuary 8th with Joni Schauer--10-4 or 5-9 ($25 Class Fee)
2. Beginning Paper Piecing Class - January 30th with Joni Schauer--10-4 ($25 Class Fee) The completed project will be a table runner.

New Fabric Lines
   Shalimar by Studio 8 (Quilting Treasures)
   Amazing Grace by Kensington Studio (Quilting Treasures)
   Celestial Collection by Jason Yenter (In the Beginning)
   Flower Patch Flannel by Bonnie Sullivan (Maywood Studio)
   Mon Ami by BasicGrey (Moda)
   In Stitches by Robin Kingsley of Bird Brain Designs (Maywood Studio)


Schedule for December 2015
Thursday,
December 3
10 am
Moved to December 17th--9am to noon
Floriani Software Class
with Leann Lauer--10 am to 1 pm. $5 Class Fee
Saturday,
December 5
10 am
Tonga Gemstone BOM

"Month Two" Kits available for your "Gem" beginning 10 am.
Monday,
December 7
10:30 am
Beginning Machine Owners Class with Tracy Miller--10:30am

Free if you purchased your machine from Quilt Connection, otherwise $40.
Thursday,
December 10
10 am, 1:30,
3 or 6 pm
Stitchers Garden with Joni Schauer--10 am, 1:30, 3 or 6 pm
Saturday,
December 12
Cancelled for December
Quilted Hugs 4 Kyds--
We are furiously sewing so see you in January!!
Monday,
December 14
10:30 am
Intermediate Machine Owners Class with Tracy Miller--10:30 am

Free if you purchased your machine from Quilt Connection, otherwise $40.
Thursday,
December 17
9 am
Floriani Software Class with Leann Lauer--9 am to noon. $5 class fee
Thursday,
December 17
1 or 6 pm
Hoop Sisters' BOM with Kathy Miller--1 or 6 pm
Saturday,
December 19
No Strip Club this month--See you in January!
Saturday,
December 19
1:30 pm
Simple Whatnots Club with Melissa Goodrich--1:30 pm

Free pattern with the purchase of each month's kit. Projects are all small so cost of kits varies from $15 to $30.

Monday,
December 21
10:30 am
Embroidery Machine Owners Class with Tracy Miller--10:30 am

Free if you purchased your machine from Quilt Connection, otherwise, $40.00
Thursday,
December 24 noon through
Sunday
December 27
Merry Christmas!
Shop closed at noon Thursday, December 24, through Sunday, December 27, to allow our loyal employees time with family and friends. Open as usual Monday, December 28th. We're looking forward to seeing you then!