We are a patchwork and quilting supplies shop based in Blackhall Mill (about 8 miles outside Newcastle Upon Tyne). Originally established in August 2005 we provide a wide range of quilting and patchwork related goods and services.

Saturday, 18 February 2017

Next week at The Fat Quarters

Hello

We have a busy week coming up next week!

Brother Scan'N'Cut event


Next Thursday and Friday, 23rd & 24th February we have Brother Scan'N'Cut events. We have a UK exclusive of the new Scan'N'Cut. John Bloodowrth will be here to introduce the Scan'N'Cut as part of his 'all counties challenge' in aid of  Mind Charity. Melanie from Brother will also be here to show you how to make the most of the Scan'N'Cut. Kim Suleman will also be demonstrating different Brother Sewing machines.

10;15am - 3pm

The cost of the day is £30 .

This event will be great for people who have a Scan'N'Cut and need help with how to use it or for people who are considering getting a Scan'N'Cut.

Charming Table Runner

Next Saturday, 25th February we have a 'Charming Table a Runner' class. In the class you will learn how to make the top of o table runner using only one charm pack.
The class is £17 and includes a pettern.

10:15 am - 2:30pm



For more information or to book in for any of these classes call us on 01207 565728 or visit our website. http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/?searchStr=Classes&sub=Go%21

Friday, 17 February 2017

New from Moda

Hello

Yesterday we got a big delivery of new moda fabrics and moda bakery.

The Garden Notes range by Kathy Schmitz is available in fabric and in jelly rolls, charm packs and layer cakes! Beautiful spring colours and designs.

Fabric is £14.50 per metre
Charm packs £10.99
Layer cakes £32.99
Jelly rolls £32.99.

Visit our website or pop in to our shop to see them.

http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/?searchStr=Garden+notes&sub=Go%21

Wednesday, 15 February 2017

New fabrics


Hello,

New fabrics from Lecien have arrived and are now available at £14 per metre.

We have

- American country
- Antique flower sheeting
- Centenary 21st
- High Tea Collection
- Old new 30's
- Retro 30's smile.

The fabrics are now available to buy from our website and in our shop.

http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/?searchStr=Lecien&sub=Go%21



Friday, 10 February 2017

What's happening here at The Fat Quarters

Hello,

What's new this week

Fabric

We have new cream and white fabrics in from Moda, perfect for backgrounds and to brighten up projects. We have more new fabrics due in next week from Moda.

Save 10%

Our 'My 20 pounds' scheme is back. If you spend £20 in store or online you will save 10%. If you are shopping online just enter code 'MY20POUNDS' before you checkout. Some exclusions apply.

We have lots of new fat packs available this week from black and whites, to Christmas and children's. Lots to choose from!

McCalls Patterns

McCalls dressmaking patterns are half price until Thursday 16th February. Pop in to look through our catalogues. There are patterns for adults and children available in a variety of sizes.

Social Media

Don't forget to follow us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, @thefatquarters for regular updates.

Classes

Our Chenille class was so popular that we have added 3 more classes.
Wednesday 1st March 10:15am-2pm, £15.
Tuesday 8th March 10:15am- 2:30pm £17
Saturday 18th March 10:15am- 2:30pm £17.


Our UK exclusive Brother Scan'N'Cut days are just around the corner on Thursday 23rd February 10:15am- 3pm and Friday 24th February 10:15am-3pm.

John Bloodworth will be here to show the new Scan'N'Cut as part of his 'All Counties Challenge' in aid of Mind Charity. Melanie from Brother will be here to show you how to get the most out of the Scan'N'Cut and Kim Suleman will be demonstrating different Sewing Machines. The day will be Ida. For those who have a Scan'N'Cut as well as those who are interested in one. The cost of the day will be £30.

Charming Table a Runner

Saturday 25th February 10:15am- 2:30pm.
This class will teach you how to make a table runner out of one charm pack, the class is £17 and includes a pattern.

Dressmaking
Saturday 25th February 10:15am-12:45pm.

If you fancy a new hobby or have been dressmaking for a while this class will be ideal for you. Theresa Corrigan will be taking the class so will be able to help guide you through your project. He class is £10.



For any information call us on 01207 565728 or visit our website. www.thefatquarters.co.uk


Friday, 3 February 2017

New from Moda!

Hello

We have some brand new charmpacks in from moda with prices starting at £11.99
We have
- Sundrops
-  Hey dot
- Desert Bloom
- Saturday
- Oak Heaven
- Darling little Dickens
- Baltimore Blues
- Hop, a Skip and a jump.

We also have new Batik charmpacks £12.50 and Jelly Rolls £37.99.


Visit our Facebook page or website to see some photos.

http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/?searchStr=Charm+pack&sub=Go%21

Wednesday, 1 February 2017

This week at the Fat Quarters

Hello

Our Christmas & New Year Sale has now finished so were getting everything tidied up and organised. New Fat Packs are being made from our ranges. We also have lots of pre-cut half metre pieces.

We have lantern kits available for only £9.99 and you get enough components to make 3 lanterns.


http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/lantern-kit.ir

We also have waster paper bin kits which are £12.99 and come with enough components to make one bin.


http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/waste-paper-bin-kit.ir

Also, we are running our "My 20 Pounds " offer again. If you spend £20 in store and online you will save 10%. If you are shopping in our shop the discount will be taken off at the till. If you are shopping online just enter the code "MY20POUNDS" at the checkout to get your discount.

We hope to see you soon

Saturday, 28 January 2017

Upcomg classes

Hello

Just wanted to update everyone on the classes we have coming up in the next couple of months.

February

Patchwork & quilting techniques

Friday 3rd 10:15am - 2:30pm.
We will be looking at different techniques that can be done using your sewing machine. The class is £17.

Crazy patchwork cushion
Saturday 4th 1015am- 2:30pm
We will take the Victorian era technique of crazy patchwork and turn it into a 16" cushion.
The class is £15.

Get to know your sewing machine

Friday 17th 10:15am - 12:30pm
Get to know the different functions of your sewing machine.
The class is £17.

Overlocker class

Saturday 18th 10:15am - 12:30pm.
Get to know your Overlocker. The class will cover cleaning, threading and the different useful functions of the Overlocker.
The class is £10.

Scan 'N' Cut events

Thursday 23rd & Friday 24th 10:15 am - 3pm.
This UK exclusive event will be great for people who have a Scan'N'Cut machine or are interested in buying one. John Bloodworth will be here as well as Melanie from Brother and Kim Suleman.
The class is £30.

Charming Table Runner

Saturday 25th 10;15am - 2:30pm
This class will show you how to make a table runner from only 1 charm pack!
The class is £17 and includes a pattern

Dressmaking

Saturday 25th 10:15am- 12:45pm.
If you have fancied Dressmaking and don't know where to start our teacher Theresa Corrigan will guide you through. The class is also suitable for people who have been dressmaking for a while.
The class is £10.

March 

Charming table runner

Friday 3rd 10:15 am- 2:30pm
This class will show you how to make a table runner from only 1 Charmpack!
The class is £17 and includes a pattern.

Tulip Quilt

Saturday 4th 10:15am - 2:30pm

This class will teach you about basic appliqué and piecing and turn it into a small tulip quilt.
The class is £14 and includes a pattern.

Complete beginners get to know your sewing machine

This class will be great for people that have just got a sewing machine or have had one for a while and don't know where to start. The class will cover basics such as threading, cleaning and different stitches.
The class is £17.

For more information on any of the classes or to book, call us on 01207 565728 or visit our website. http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/?searchStr=Classes&sub=Go%21