Squishy Buddies

These cute and cuddly stuffed animals are machine embroiderable (if that is even a word). The head and body are stuffed with pillows that are removable. Then the body can be hooped and embroidered with a personalized design. Each comes in two sizes, a 16″ and 22″ jumbo size.

Puppy:

Puppy Dog Squishy Buddy 16in

Moose:

Moose Squishy Buddy 16in

Cat:

Cat Squishy Buddy 16in

Unicorn:

Unicorn Squishy Buddy 16in

Hippo:

Hippo Squishy Buddy 16in

These cuties are due to arrive next month so place your orders now!

Great Little Giveaways

The folks at Magic Pins have put together a sample size of two of their most popular pins.

Magic Pin Sample Card

The Magic Pins Sample Card Contains 6 each of 2 styles of Magic Pins, the 2-1/4′ Extra long Quilting pins and the 1-3/4″ Quilting Pins. Packaged on a blister card these are PERFECT for Saturday Samplers, Shop Hop Give Aways etc…These will be availabe in March, but order as soon as possible so our buyers know how many to otder.

These will be available in March – just in time for your Spring and Summer events. Since everyone will be ordering large quantities, I suggest you place your orders now so our buyer knows what to expect!

Bareroots Ornaments


Check out this pattern for six adorable stuffed ornaments by Barri Sue Gaudet of Bareroots. Each ornament when finished is 4 x 4 inches tall and wide. Use wool felts, felted wool or fabric to make these ornaments. Wool felt and floss kits are available separately to make six all six ornaments.

Here is the Companion Kit or Refill Kit for Bareroots BR233 Everything Nice Ornaments. The kit includes National Nonwovens Wool Felt and DMC Floss for 6 ornaments. These adorable ornaments are fun and easy to make and the perfect way to introduce your customers to handwork. .

Everything Nice Ornament Wool Felt & Floss Kit

The kits and pattern are sold separately so you can buy additional kits since you will definitely want to make more than one! These are due to arrive this month, so place your orders now.

2022 Quilt Calendars

All of these calendars are in stock or will be arriving soon so place your orders now

With its history rooted in American tradition, quilting has long been an activity meant to bring women together to converse and create. Celebrate the art of quilting as a time-honored craft and modern expression of individuality in this 12-month calendar, complete with monthly designs, patterns, and instructions by Weeks Ringle and Bill Kerr of Modern Quilt Studio. Printed with soy-based inks on FSC certified paper, this 12inx 12in wall calendar features a pocket with instruction sheets and large monthly grids that offer ample room for jotting notes. Also includes moon phases (CST), standard U.S., and international holidays.

2022 Art of the Quilt Wall Calendar
2022 Art of the Quilt Wall Calendar

The 20th edition of this annual favorite continues with both wall calendar and a 28-page pullout booklet featuring step-by-step instructions for every project.

The calendar features 12 projects–11 quilts (one with a bonus pillow) and one framed wool appliqué piece– representing a variety of styles and sizes, including throws, wall quilts, and framed artwork.

Projects are photographed in beautifully styled home and outdoor settings for a year of beauty and are from top-selling designers and authors including Kim Diehl, Stacy West of Buttermilk Basin, Mary Etherington and Connie Tesene of Country Threads, Lissa Alexander, Lisa Bongean, Sherri McConnell.

2022 That Patchwork Place Quilt Calendar


A moving collection of artwork that represents the essence of each month throughout the year, this high-quality 2022 wall calendar showcases award-winning artist Jim Shore’s masterpiece designs. Featuring 12 of Jim’s original paintings of beautiful seasonal scenes – from bluebirds celebrating the beginning of spring to a festive winter wonderland – every design reflects Jim’s iconic folk-art style and his passion for quilting. Filled with inspirational quotes that complement each piece of art, also included is a behind-the-scenes spotlight on Jim, his studio, and his artistic influences. The perfect collection of Jim Shore’s moving and heartwarming illustrations, this calendar is the perfect gift and keepsake to walk you through the next year ahead!

2022 Jim Shore Wall Calendar

The By the Yard 2022 Wall Calendar for Quilters is 13 months of fiber-filled quilting comics based on the popular quilting cartoon, By the Yard®. Every month will keep you in stitches! Includes fun sewing-related holidays like National Sewing Machine Day, Local Quilt Shop Day, Zipper Day and more! 

By the Yard 2022 Wall Calendar for Quilters
By the Yard 2022 Wall Calendar for Quilters

Cross stitching is not only an expression of creativity, but also a hobby that feeds the soul with peace and quiet. Celebrate the art of cross stitching as a time-honored craft in this 12-month calendar, complete with unique designs, patterns, and instructions. Printed with soy-based inks on FSC certified paper, this 12in x 12in wall calendar features a pocket with instruction sheets and large monthly grids that offer ample room for jotting notes. Also includes moon phases (CST), standard U.S., and international holidays.

2022 Cross Stitching Wall Calendar
2022 Cross Stitching Wall Calendar

Cross stitching is not only an expression of creativity, but also a hobby that feeds the soul with peace and quiet. Celebrate the art of cross stitching as a time-honored craft in this 12-month calendar, complete with unique designs, patterns, and instructions. Printed with soy-based inks on FSC certified paper, this 12in x 12in wall calendar features a pocket with instruction sheets and large monthly grids that offer ample room for jotting notes. Also includes moon phases (CST), standard U.S., and international holidays.

2022 Quilt Art Engagement Calendar

Next week, I’ll share the new two year pocket calendars!

The Newest Funky Friends

In her own words, this baby-faced teddy bear was specifically designed for you to sew lovely keepsakes.

Keep Me Keepsake Bear

With an adorable heart-shaped nose, cute upturned muzzle, arms and legs sewn into seams (for easy construction), large flat spaces for embroidery and a chubby little bottom (for extra “hugginess”) this is a perfect pattern for a keepsake bear! Create a cherished keepsake as a reminder of your baby’s first years, to mark a special occasion or milestone, to commemorate a lost loved one and bring comfort when words aren’t enough… or simply sew a keepsake bear just for YOU!

Gunther and Gretchen are just in time to satisfy everyone’s craving for gnomes.

Günther and Gretchen Gnome

Or stitch up Coco complete with tongue and curling tail! What hild could resist?

Coco Chameleon

Coco is do to arrive next month. The others are already in stock so place your ordeers now!

Wireless Bluetooth Speakers

In Ohio, football season is 365 days a year and since the pandemic, this season has taken on epic proportions. These wireless bluetooth speakers are the perfect addition to any tailgate party.

The Bitty Boomers are wireless BlueTooth speakers that are ultra-portable. Don’t be fooled, though, what they lack in size, they make up for with mind-blowing sound quality.

There are over 100 to choose from: Sykel Bluetooth Collection

Here is just a sampling.

Star Wars-Child/Grogu Bitty Boomers Bluetooth Speaker
Nickelodeon SB-Happy Bitty Boomers Bluetooth Speaker
Disney-Mickey Bitty Boomers Bluetooth Speaker
Marvel-Spiderman Bitty Boomers Bluetooth Speaker

Xmas-Snowman-Bitty Boomers Bluetooth Speaker

Whether you want to support your favorite sports team, Marvel character, or add a fun stocking stuffer, there is a selection for you! Some are in stock now. The rest are due to arrive next month so place your orders now!

Trick or Treat Bags

Wouldn’t this be a great parent/child class? I’m sure they would want to make a different version for every trick or treater in the family! With four choices, they will have a hard time choosing! If you have any glow in the dark fabric, that would certainly add that awe factor!

Pumpkin Tote Bag
Cat Tote Bag
Ghost Tote Bag

The designs are created with 2 1/2″ strips so they go together very quickly. Each bag finished at approximately 13 inches square. The patterns for these ghoulish delights will be available early next month!

Monster Tote Bag

Quilts of Gee’s Bend

I have always loved the rich history of the Gee’s Bend quilters and now their art is easy to share with these gift items. In their words…

a pack of 20 notecards. Share the timeless work of the Gee’s Bend quilters with friends and family. Featuring twenty different quilts by a thirteen incredible artists, these notecards make every thank you, happy birthday, and just-because greeting card a joy to receive.

Quilts of Gee's Bend: Notes

Admire the colorful artwork of the Gee’s Bend quilters as you play with these two 54-card decks. Build a winning hand on game night or deal a set for solitaire—there are as many ways to use these colorful playing cards as there are pieces in the beautiful quilts that adorn them!

Quilts of Gee's Bend Playing Cards: 2-Deck Set

The Quilts of Gee’s Bend 1000 Piece Puzzle features 40 colorful quilt patterns created by the women of Gee’s Bend-a small, remote, Black community in Wilcox County, Alabama. This world famous group has created hundreds of quilt masterpieces dating from the early twentieth century to the present. Galison puzzles are packaged in matte-finish sturdy boxes, perfect for gifting, reuse, and storage. An insert of the full puzzle image is also included.

Quilts of Gee's Bend 1000 Piece Puzzle

These gift items are due to arrive in August and September. Order now because you probably already know who will want them!

Cards for Quilters

These are sure to make you smile and the latest note cards from Kati Cupcake!

This Took Forever Gift Card
Homemade Gift Card
Made with Love Gift Card
Hands are Made for Making (Green) Gift Card

All of these cards are due to arrive later this month. Have you ever given a gift at a shower or wedding – and the recipient doesn’t realize that your gift was made with love??? These special cards will let them know that, in your heart, they were worth the time and effort!

Fast and Easy Gifts

Looking for a favor or small gift for a Mother’s Day luncheon? Need a Make It/Take It? These Drink Cozies from The Gypsy Quilter® may be just the ticket! One package includes enough pre-cut batting to make eight cozies. The batting is 100% cotton and made exclusively by Bosal for The Gypsy Quilter®.

Drink Cozy Pre Cut Batting 8ct
Drink Cozy Pre Cut Batting 8ct

These drawstring mask elastics make perfect closures – allowing you to adjust the cozy to fit your cup!

Drawstring Mask Elastic Green 8in 60ct

The elastics come in a variety of colors to coordinate with your choice of fabrics. Add a vintage button from your collection to add that awe factor. The best part? You can make all eight in an afternoon!