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, 14 October 2017

Hello!

Its the end of another busy week here at The Fat Quarters! We hope you all have a weekend of sewing & patchwork planned!

Sew Saturday

This time next week will be our Sew Saturday event! We hope you can all come along and celebrate bricks and mortar patchwork shops. There will be demos, discounts, a free raffle, a book signing with Six Penny Memories and lots more! The shop will be open 10am-4pm so come along and have a cuppa and a chat. We are looking forward to welcoming everyone to celebrate this special event.

If you have bought one of our Sew Saturday Daisy Dachshund kits and would like to enter into our dog show, entrees must be here before 1:50pm on Saturday 21st October (sew Saturday).


Workshops

Are you working on a project and would like some guidance? Or do you just like to sew and chat? Our workshops would be perfect for you. We have a dedicated studio which has enough room for up to 16 people. There will be tea & coffee on arrival and at breaks during the day. We have irons & ironing boards for you to use, plenty of plug sockets for your sewing machines and our shop is full of everything you may need incase you forget anything. We have parking just outside the shop and we are on a bus route from Newcastle city centre, the Metro Centre, Blaydon & Consett. We don't ask you to sign up for a block booking, you can come as little or as often if you want, just give us a call and we will book you in.

If you would like any further information call us on 01207 565728.

Our workshop times are

Tuesday- 10:15am-12:45pm- £6.50
Tuesday- 10:15am -3pm- £9.50
Tuesday- 1:15pm-3pm- £6.50
Tuesday- 6:30pm-8:30pm- £6.50 (please note this class is fortnightly)

Wednesday- 10:15am-12:45pm- £6.50

Friday- 10:15am-12:45pm- £6.50
Friday- 10:15am - 3pm- £9.50
Friday- 1:15pm-3pm- £6.50

Saturday- 10:15am-12:45pm- £6.50

Loyalty Scheme

Don't forget you will save 10% when you spend £20 or more instore or on our website. If you are shopping in store the discount will be applied at the till. If you are shopping on our website enter code 'MY20POUNDS' before you check out.
(Terms, conditions & exclusions apply)

We hope you all have a lovely weekend and hope to see you soon!

http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk


Thursday, 12 October 2017

Aurifil!!

Hello

Aurifil threads are back in stock! Neutrals such as cream, white & grey that are perfect for sewing & quilting.

Large spool of 50 wt. 100% cotton mako thread

Each spool contains 1422 yards(1300m) of thread.

50 wt. thread is the finest thread from Aurifil, perfect for quilting,
bobbin fill, embroidery and more.

Aurifil threads are made in Italy.

Available in store, online & over the phone. 

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

We hope to see you soon!

November class list

Hello

We have added in some classes for November.

Friday 3rd- Patchwork & Quilting Technqiues
10:15am-2:30pm

In this session we will be playing with Triangles; using Equilateral, Isosceles and Pre – Cuts, and experimenting with blocks. Cost £17.

Thursday 9th- Mandy Pattullo
10:15am-3:30pm

Mandy Pattullo will be back to teach her Embroidered Robin class. Perfect for Christmas! Book early to avoid disappointment as Mandy's classes fill up quickly. Cost £40.

Friday 10th - Embroidery Machine, Applqiue in the Hoop
10:15am-12:45pm

Get more from your Embroidery Machine or if you are thinking of buying an Embroidery machine, you will be shown how to prepare the fabrics for the simple appliqué and then stitch out the design.Ideal for beginners. Cost £10.

Saturday 18th- Selfish Sewing
10:15am-12:45pm

So often life takes over and we are so busy doing other things that we forget to have time to sew. The Selfish Sewing Session is a great opportunity to catch up with or finish off old projects or just start something you have wanted to do.
Everyone is invited for coffee, cake a catch up and a little sewing. FREE CLASS.

To book your place please ring the shop on 01207 565728 Tuesday to Saturday between 10am to 4pm.

Tuesday 21st- Xmas Surprise 
10:15am-2:30pm

One of my favourite classes. Please do not ask what the project is, because it is a surprise. What is guaranteed is that it will be fun, a new project and will include all of the fabrics etc to complete it. In addition there will be Mince Pies & Christmas Fun. Cost £25

Wednesday 22nd- Xmas Surprise
10:15am-2:30pm

One of my favourite classes. Please do not ask what the project is, because it is a surprise. What is guaranteed is that it will be fun, a new project and will include all of the fabrics etc to complete it. In addition there will be Mince Pies & Christmas Fun. Cost £25

Friday 24th- Xmas Surprise
10:15am-2:30pm

One of my favourite classes. Please do not ask what the project is, because it is a surprise. What is guaranteed is that it will be fun, a new project and will include all of the fabrics etc to complete it. In addition there will be Mince Pies & Christmas Fun. Cost £25

Workshops


Don't forget we also have our workshops running throughout the month as well where you can come and work on your own project with help and guidance if you need it. Perfect for socialising and sewing at the same time. The workshop times are
Tuesday- 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
Tuesday- 10:15am-3pm £9:50
Tuesday- 1:15pm-3pm £6.50
Tuesday- 6:30-8:30 £6.50 (please note this class is on every fortnight NOT every week)

Wednesday- 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50

Friday- 10:15am-12:45pm- £6.50
Friday- 10:15am- 3pm- £9.50
Friday- 1:15pm-3pm- £6.50

Saturday-
10:15am -12:45pm £6.50.

For more information on any of our classes and workshops or to book, call us on 01207 565728 or visit our website using the link below.

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

We hope to see you soon!

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

What's happening this week

Hello

We've started our week off with a busy workshop today with everyone doing their own thing.

Product Of The Week

Our Product of the week this week is our cotton lace. Available in 2 sizes, Large is £5 per 2 metres and is 2cm wide. Small is £3.50 per 2 metres and is 1cm wide. Perfect for adding to projects, wrapping presents and lots more! They are available in store, over the phone and on our website via the link below.

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

Back in stock

We have the Duroedge 12" x 12" rotating cutting mats back in stock. £22.99. Don't forget you will save 10% when you spend over £20!

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



Classes this week

Friday- workshop - 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
Friday- Sew Saturday class- FREE class when you buy one of the Sew Saturday kits. 10:15am-12:45pm
Friday- workshop- 1:15pm-3:30pm £6.50
Saturday - workshop- 10:15am-12:45 £6.50
Saturday- Hand Quilting class- 10:15am-2:30pm- £15.

Visit our website for more information or contact us on 01207 565728.
http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/?searchStr=Classes&sub=Go%21

Loyalty card & Discount

Don't forget to have you loyalty card with you when you come into the shop. If you don't have one you can get one when you are at the till. For every £20 you spend you will get 1 loyalty point. As you go along the card you will hit 3 £5 vouchers and at the end you will get the £20 voucher. You will also save 10% when you spend £20 or more in store and online. If shopping in store you will automatically get the discount at the till. If you are shopping on our website, put code 'MY20POUNDS'  before you check out.

Six Penny Memories on TV

Don't miss Kim & Debbie on TV tomorrow (Thursday 12th October) at 7am and ; 10am on Hochanda. Available on Freeview channel 85, Sky channel 663 &; Freesat channel 817.


We hope to see you soon !


Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Brother Offers for Knitting & Stitching show at Akexander Palace

Hello

We have some Brother promotions that are on while the the Knitting &; Stitching Exhibition is on at Alexandra Palace.

If you would like more information on any of the offers or any other Brother Sewing machine call us on 01207 565728 and speak to Kim.

V7- £500 off, only £3999, plus FREE Multi function foot control & FREE wide table.
V5- FREE PED 10 software.
VQ2- £300 off only £1699 plus FREE wide table.
NV2600- FREE PED PLUS 2 software and FREE embroidery thread set.
F480- FREE PED PLUS 2 software.
NV800E- £300 off now £999.
F440E- FREE PED PLUS 2 software.
NV1300- £50 off only £849 plus FREE Quilt Pack.
NV1100- £50 off only £699 plus FREE Quilt pack.

These offers are valid from Wednesday 11th October - Sunday 15th October.

http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/?searchStr=Brother+sewing+machines&sub=Go%21


Saturday, 7 October 2017

Sew Saturday

Don't forget to put our Sew Saturday celebrations in your diary for 21st September. 

We will have a FREE raffle with every purchase, FREE pattern with every purchase of fabric while stocks last, a Daisy dog show which will be judged by Six Penny Memories, a book signing with Six Penny Memories, discounts and tea, coffee & cake. 

Here is the itinerary for the day. 

Shop opens 10am. 
10:30am- Machine appliqué demo
11am- Book signing with Six Penny Memories
11:30am- Intro to stitching on the Overlocker demo.
12:30pm- Circle & Dresden ruler demo. ( includes pattern)
1pm- Book signing with SixPenny Memories.
1:30pm- Binding the easy way demo.
2pm- Daisy Dog show judged by Six a Penny Memories
2:15pm- Tissue holder demo (includes pattern) 
2:30pm- Book Signing with Six Penny Memories
2:45pm- Lets talk Interfacings demo.
4pm- shop closes. 


We hope you can come along! 

Friday, 6 October 2017

New Moda, McCalls, Makower & Classs

Hello! 

We have had a busy week of deliveries this week! 

Moda Bakery

We had a delivery from Moda this morning with a new Moda bakery collection- the Ann's Arbor collection by Minick & Simpson. Available in Charm pack £12.50, Layer Cake £33.99 and Jelly Roll £33.99. 

Back in stock 

We have got a Osnaburg, tea-dyed muslin, Quilting gloves and Bobbin Boxs back in stock. 

McCalls patterns

It's time for McCalls 1/2 price sale again! All of the patterns in their dressmaking catalogue are half price! Get dressmaking patterns for all of the family. Pop in to have a look at their catalogue.

Makower

We have had a delivery from Makower full of beautiful creams, whites and neutrals as well as a beautiful solid red perfect for Christmas patterns. Pices from only £10 per metre. 

Classes coming up this month

Saturday 7th - Sew Saturday class- 2pm-4pm.

Buy one of our Sew Saturday kits and get the class FREE! 

Friday 13th - Sew Saturday class 10:15am-12:30pm 

Buy one of our sew Saturday kits and get the class FREE! 

Saturday 14th October- Discover Hand Quilting- 10:15am-12:30pm £15.

Come along and learn how to Hand quilt. 

Friday 27th October - Get to know your Sewing machine- 10:15am-12:30pm £17

In this class you will learn how to make the most out of your Sewing Machine. 

Saturday 28th October- Dressmaking- 10:15am-12:45pm £10

If you have ever fancied dressmaking or have some dressmaking experience we have classes on the last Saturday of each month. In each session, Wendy our Dressmaking teacher will teach you a dressmaking technique or skill such as how to insert a zip, inserting a dart and how to make a pattern fit your shape. After this you will get time to work on your own garment with help and guidance along the way. All of this for only £10! 

Thurday 9th November - Mandy Pattullo- 10:15am-3:30pm- £40. 

Mandy will be back in November with her Christmas Robin class. Perfect for a gift for Christmas! 

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

Loyalty Card & Discount

Don't forget about our Loyalty card! Collect 1 point for every £20 you spend! Also save 10% when you spend £20 or more! The discount will be automatically applied at the till or if you are shopping online enter the code 'MY20POUNDS' before you checkout. (Terms, conditions and exclusions apply) 

We hope to see you soon! 








Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Macmillan, Reunion & more

Hello

Another new week here at The Fat Quarters.

Macmillan Coffee Mornings

We had very successful Macmillan coffee mornings last week with a grand total of £221.01! We would like to thank everyone who donated and took part in our raffle!

Our raffle winners are

Esther Robson- Date & Walnut cake
Sharon James- Fox's Biscuits
Mavis Maxwell- Amy Butler book
Joanne Tonothy- Fatpack
Lynne Gilfillan- Candle
Mandy Reed- Facial/ pamper vouchers.

Well done to all of the winners! Please pop in to collect your prizes!


Product Of The Week

We have a NEW product of the week again this week, the Clover "Quick YoYo makers'"

 This weeks 'Product Of The Week' is the Clover "quick yo-yo maker". Available in 3 sizes.
Jumbo- finished size 3.5"/90mm- £5.50
Extra Large- finished size 2 3/8- 60mm  £5.10
Large Oval- finished 1 3/4" x 3"- 45mm x 75mm- £8.40.

Each one is a quick and easy way to make yo-yo's and comes with simple instructions on how to make them. Perfect for adding to bags, cushions and lots more!
Available on our website, in the shop and over the phone.

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


Class Reunion

We have a class reunion on Saturday 18th November 10:15am-12:45pm. The class will be a FREE class! If you used to come or would like to start coming this is the perfect opportunity to come along, have a catch up with a coffee and cake and get some projects finished. For more information or to book, call us on 01207 565728.


We hope to see you soon!





NEW Brother Sewing Machine Offers!

Hello

We have some NEW Brother Sewing Machine offers available from 1st October - 31st December 2017.

We have some NEW Brother Sewing UK offers now available!

Innov-is XV- Price REDUCED by £500 to £5999 plus FREE Premium upgrade package worth £329.99!

Innov-is V3- FREE Premium pack & Embroidery foot with LED worth £297.98.

Innov-is 1800Q- Price REDUCED by £300 to £999!

Innov-is F420- choose from either a FREE creative quilt kit OR FREE Creative Sewing Kit & Couture kit.

Innov-is 27SE- FREE creative quilt kit worth £149.99.

For more information or to buy, call us on 01207 565728 or pop in and see us.

 We hope to see you soon!

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

Friday, 29 September 2017

Hello,

Can you believe it's October on Sunday! This year is flying over!

Autumn & Halloween

We have some great Halloween fabrics perfect for decorating your home for Halloween. You could make bunting, quilts, cushion covers, toys and more! We also have some beautiful autumn fabrics with golds, burnt oranges, dark reds, browns and dark purples. We also have autumn patterns to give you some ideas of what to make to make your home cosy this autumn! Don't forget you will save 10% when you spend £20 or more instore and online!

Classes next week

We have spaces for our classes for next week.

Tuesday- Workshop
10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
10:15am-3pm £9.50
1:15pm-3pm £6.50

Wednesday- Workshop
10:15am-12:45pm £6.50

Friday

Workshop 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50

Getting Ready For Christmas, 10:15am-12:45pm
It is never too early to start a Christmas project!
Quick simple project ideal for beginners.
Cost £10.

Overlocker- Beginners & Beyond, 1:15pm-3:30pm
This Class is a must for anyone who has an Overlocker Machine or is thinking about buying one. We will introduce you to the basics of the Overlocker, threading, cleaning and the basic stitches and adjustments that can be made. Then explore a variety of different techniques using the machine.
Cost £10.

Saturday

Sew Saturday Class 2pm-4pm
Sew Saturday is on Saturday 21st October and is an annual event celebrating the bricks and mortar quilt shops organised by Sew Magazine.
This years mascot is Daisy the Daschund.The Fat Quarters has created a variety of Kits suitable for all ages and abilities.
The Fat Quarters is celebrating the event by hosting a series of Classes leading up to the day which will culminate in a Daisy Daschund Sew Saturday Dog Show, Demonstrations & Special Events.
If you purchase one of the Kits the Class will be Free, if you choose to use your own fabrics the cost is £10.

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



SixPenny Memories

Don't miss Kim & Debbie, SixPenny Memories on Hochanda this Sunday, 1st October at 7am, 10am & 11am!

We hope to see you soon!

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Macmillan coffee mornings

Hello!!

Our Macmillan coffee mornings are well under way! Today is our second coffee morning with our Wednesday group. We have had lots of cakes and cups of tea and lots of chatting! We have another one on Friday between 10am & 4pm. Pop in for a cuppa, a cake and a chat to raise money for this amazing charity! We also have a raffle which is £1 per strip. The prizes are - a fatpack, an Amy Butler book, a Date & Walnut cake and a voucher for a pamper session. Pop in to get your tickets.
We also have games and an award for Best Baker!

We hope to see you soon!

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Loyalty Scheme, Macmillan & New product of the week!

Hello!

I hope everyone had a lovely weekend with lots of Sewing and relaxing! I just thought I would update you with what's happening this week and anything new!

Loyalty Scheme

Our Summer Sale has now ended so our Loyalty Card Scheme is now on again. For every £20 you spend you will get a loyalty point. As you go along you will hit 3 £5 stars which means you will get £5 vouchers, when you get to the end you will get a £20 voucher.

As well as this we are also running the 'My 20 Pounds' scheme. If you spend £20 instore, online or over the phone you will save 10%! This is automatically applied in store and over the phone. If you are shopping online apply code 'MY20POUNDS' before you checkout.


Product Of The Week

This weeks product of the week is our Infinity Scarf Kit.

Infinity Scarf - The kit includes fabric and pattern to make this wonderful scarf which would make a perfect gift. The kit is available in different colour selections and is all Art Gallery Fabrics. Only £9.99 per kit! Perfect for birthday or Christmas! 

Macmillan

It's our Macmillan Coffee Morning week this week! Come along and join us for a cuppa and some cake to raise money for this very important charity! We have a raffle, games and a best cake competition! Pop in on Wednesday morning or between 10am & 4pm on Friday.

We hope to see you soon!

http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk

Saturday, 23 September 2017

It's the weekend again!

Hello everyone!

It's the weekend again! Hope you are planning to spend it sewing or planning your next project!

Summer Sale

Today is the LAST DAY of our SUMMER SALE!! We are open 10am-4pm and the sale will be on our website until midnight tonight if you can't make it to the shop. Don't miss out on saving a huge 25%!! Stock up on fabrics for future projects, get the wadding ready for your next quilt or treat yourself to something you wouldn't usually buy such as a new Moda Layer Cake. (Terms conditions and exclusions apply. Does not include sale fabric, magazines & Sewing Machines and their accesories)

What's on next week

Here is a list of our classes and workshops for next week.

Tuesday- Workshop
10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
10:15am-3pm £9.50
6pm-8:30pm £6.50

Wednesday - Workshop
10:15am-12:45pm £6.50

Friday-
 Get to know your Sewing Machine- learn about the different useful functions of your Sewing Machine, 10:15am-12:30pm £17.

Free Machine Quilting 1:15pm-3:30pm

Try out the different ways of Free Machine Sewing in this class. The Class will show you how to set up your Sewing Machine for Free Machine Sewing and you will make a set of sample blocks that can be incorporated into a Cushion. Cost £10.


Saturday - Dressmaking 10:15am-12:45pm


During each session there will be a masterclass on a Dressmaking technique, how to insert zips,
Make pleats, alter a dart, which Fabric is best for the pattern and more.
Then you will be able to work on a project you have selected.
Fancy making a Dress, Skirt or PJ's then we have a selection of patterns and Fabrics that you can choose from and throughout the process get help from our expert Dressmaking teacher.
All this for only £10 per session.

For more information on any of our classes or to book, call us on 01207 565728 or visit our website.

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


Macmillan

Don't forget we are holding a Macmillan coffee morning on Friday to raise money for Macmillan! Come along and join us for coffee, tea and cake as well as a raffle and games. Pop in between 10am & 4pm.

We hope to see you soon!



http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk

Friday, 22 September 2017

21st September Newsletter

Hello

Just a quick reminder to let you know the 25% SALE ends at midnight on Saturday 23rd September 2017. Last opportunity to grab a bargain.

The Sew Saturday event on 21st October is getting closer and the 'Daisy the Dachshund' Kits are proving very popular.

We have one X-Demo Machine in store the Brother Innov-is 27 RRP £349. Available  with a 3 Year Warranty for £299.

Do you have any finished Quilt tops and don't like quilting? Did you know we offer a Long Arm Quilting Service? Send the quilt to us and we will turn into a family heirloom. Contact us for more information.

Happy Quilting
Kim & the team

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Classes, Christmas, Macmillan and more!

Hello!

Hope everyone had a lovely sewing filled weekend! Hope some of you caught Kim & Debbie, Six Penny Memories on Hochanda on Monday!

Product Of The Week

This weeks Product Of The Week is the 'Home Sweet Home' panel to make a cute bunny!
Designed by Melly & Me for Riley Blake, this cotton panel is perfect for making your very own rabbit softy. This panel measures approximately 24'' x 44''. The panel is only £6.75 in our SUMMER SALE! 

http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/sweet-home-p3732-panel-blue.ir

Summer Sale

It's the FINAL WEEK of our SUMMER SALE which ends this Saturday! Don't miss out on saving 25% OFF fabrics, Moda Bakery, waddings, notions, books and more! Shop in store, online and over the phone on 01207 565728.

Classes in September

We still have some spaces for he following classes in September.

Saturday 23rd

Sew Saturday Projects.
Sew Saturday is on Saturday 21st October and is an annual event celebrating the bricks and mortar quilt shops organised by Sew Magazine.
This years mascot is Daisy the Daschund.The Fat Quarters has created a variety of Kits suitable for all ages and abilities.
The Fat Quarters is celebrating the event by hosting a series of Classes leading up to the day which will culminate in a Daisy Daschund Sew Saturday Dog Show, Demonstrations & Special Events.
If you purchase one of the Kits the Class will be Free, if you choose to use your own fabrics the cost is £10.

Friday 29th

Get to know your Sewing Machine 10:15am-12:30pm £17

Free Machine Quilting 1:15pm-3:30pm £10
Try out the different ways of Free Machine Sewing in this class. The Class will show you how to set up your Sewing Machine for Free Machine Sewing and you will make a set of sample blocks that can be incorporated into a Cushion. 

Saturday 30th

Dressmaking 10:15am-12:45pm

Have you ever fancied dressmaking? Come along to our class with our experienced teacher Wendy. In each session you will learn a dressmaking technique/skill such as how to insert a zip, how to change a pattern to suit your shape and how to decide which fabric is best to use. After this you will get time to make your own garment with help and guidance along the way. The classes are perfect for beginners and those with some experience. All of his for only £10 per session!

Mandy Pattullo

Mandy Pattullo will be joining us again on Thursday 9th November to do a 'Robin' class.
During the class she will be showing you how to Embroider a Robin, perfect for Christmas to keep or give as a gift. Cost £40. These classes get booked up quickly so book early to avoid disappointment. 

http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/mandy-pattullo-class-thursday-9th-november-2017-1015-330pm.ir

Macmillan Coffee Morning

Don't forget we are holding a Coffee morning to raise money for Macmillan again this year on Friday 29th September, 10am-4pm. Pop in for a cake and a cuppa. We will be having a raffle and games as well.

Countdown to Christmas

With Christmas less than 100 days away it's the ideal time to make a start on your Christmas projects! We have some beautiful festive fabrics from Moda, Lecien & Makower available. Pop in or shop online while our SALE is on to save 25%!

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


We hope to see you soon!
http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk


Saturday, 16 September 2017

Perfect weather for sewing

Hello everyone!

It's the perfect weather for sewing today! Typical British rain!  If you need anything else for your projects we still have our 25% OFF SUMMER SALE on. Shop online if you don't fancy leaving your warm home!

We also have waddings back in stock which are included in our SALE!

Our SALE will be ending next Saturday, 23rd September so don't miss out!

Classes next Week

Tuesday- Workshop.

Come along to our Workshop to work on your own project with help and guidance if you need it.

10:15-12:45 £6.50
10:15-3pm £9.50
1:15pm-3pm £6.50

Wednesday- Workshop
10:15am-12:45pm £6.50

Friday Workshop
10:15am-12:45pm £6.50

Beamish trip
We have very few spaces left for our trip to Beamish to see the quilts. Call us on 01207 565728 for more information.

Saturday

Sew Saturday is on Saturday 21st October and is an annual event celebrating the bricks and mortar quilt shops organised by Sew Magazine.
This years mascot is Daisy the Daschund.The Fat Quarters has created a variety of Kits suitable for all ages and abilities.
The Fat Quarters is celebrating the event by hosting a series of Classes leading up to the day which will culminate in a Daisy Daschund Sew Saturday Dog Show, Demonstrations & Special Events.
If you purchase one of the Kits the Class will be Free, if you choose to use your own fabrics the cost is £10.

For more information or to book, call us on 01207 565728 or visit our website.

We hope to see you soon! 

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

Classes in October

Hello

Here is a list of our classes for October. If you are interested in any of the classes or wild like more information you can call us on 01207 565728, pop in to see us or visit our website.

Friday 6th 

Getting ready for Christmas, 10:15am-12:45pm £10

It is never too early to start a Christmas project!
Quick simple project ideal for beginners.
Cost £10.

Overlocker: Beginners and a Beyond, 1:30pm-3:30pm £10

This Class is a must for anyone who has an Overlocker Machine or is thinking about buying one. We will introduce you to the basics of the Overlocker, threading, cleaning and the basic stitches and adjustments that can be made. Then explore a variety of different techniques using the machine

Saturday 7th

Sew Saturday Class 2pm - 4pm

Sew Saturday is on Saturday 21st October and is an annual event celebrating the bricks and mortar quilt shops organised by Sew Magazine.
This years mascot is Daisy the Daschund.The Fat Quarters has created a variety of Kits suitable for all ages and abilities.
The Fat Quarters is celebrating the event by hosting a series of Classes leading up to the day which will culminate in a Daisy Daschund Sew Saturday Dog Show, Demonstrations & Special Events.
If you purchase one of the Kits the Class will be Free, if you choose to use your own fabrics the cost is £10.

Hand Quilting Class 2pm-4pm

Come along to this class and learn how to hand quilt. £15

Friday 13th

Sew Saturday class 10:15am-12:45pm


Sew Saturday is on Saturday 21st October and is an annual event celebrating the bricks and mortar quilt shops organised by Sew Magazine.
This years mascot is Daisy the Daschund.The Fat Quarters has created a variety of Kits suitable for all ages and abilities.
The Fat Quarters is celebrating the event by hosting a series of Classes leading up to the day which will culminate in a Daisy Daschund Sew Saturday Dog Show, Demonstrations & Special Events.
If you purchase one of the Kits the Class will be Free, if you choose to use your own fabrics the cost is £10.

Saturday 14th

Discover Hand Quilting 10:15am-2:30pm



Come along to this class to learn how to hand quilt. £15

Friday 27th

Get to know your Sewing Machine 10:15am-12:45pm

Come along to this class and find out what your Sewing Machine is capable of. £17

Saturday 28th

Pre-Cut friendly block 10:15am-12:45pm 

Come along to this class to learn how to use pre-cut fabrics and turn them into blocks. £15.

Workshops

Tuesday 
10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
10:15am - 3pm £9.50
1:15pm-3pm £6.50
6pm-8:30pm £6.50 (please note this is every 2 weeks)

Wednesday
10:15am-12:45pm £6.50

Friday
10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
10:15am-3pm £9.50
1:15pm-3pm £6.50

Saturday
10:15am-12:45pm £6.50

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

We hope to see you soon! 

Friday, 15 September 2017

Our latest newsletter


Hello

The 25% SALE will end on Saturday 23rd September.

We will be having our 'Sew Saturday' Event in store on the 21st October 2017. This years mascot is Daisy the Dachshund and we have put together a number of Sew Saturday Kits & Classes to celebrate the event and remember the Kits are included in the 25% SALE.

There are some amazing bargains to be had including Moda 'Lucky Day' Charm Pack which is reduced to £9.87. The Tula Pink book' Quilts from the House' £11.99, The Bazooples Campout Panel £11.24, and theLecien Fabric Ranges are also included in the 25% Sale.

We have two Brother X-Demo Sewing Machines available. Both have a 3 year warranty.

The Brother Innovis VR machine is an Embroidery & Free Motion machine. We are including the stand and numerous hoops. The VR machine alone has an RRP of £3499 the X-Demo and all of the included accessories is £2750 a saving of £1348.98.

We also have the Brother Innovis 27 available reduced by £50 to £299.

Happy Quilting
Kim & the team

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

New Product of the Week

Hello everyone!

It's Tuesday again which means a new 'Product Of The Week'. This week it's the Tula Pink book, 'Quilts from The House of Tula Pink'.

Quilts from the House of Tula Pink contains 10 large quilt projects and 10 smaller accessory sewing projects each in vivid, vibrant colour, the Tula Pink way.

Tula Pink is an American quilt designer who has a distinct style. She is a worldwide icon and has worked with Moda & FreeSpirit Fabrics. The book includes patterns for quilts, cushions and more! Each one has beautiful colours and designs that reflects Tula Pinks style. 

The book is included in our SUMMER SALE and is only £11.99! 

There is only limited stock available with these books so don't miss out! Available in store, on our website or over the phone on 01207 565728. 

Follow the link below to shop.


http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/quilts-from-the-house-of-tula-pink.ir

We hope to see you soon!

Friday, 8 September 2017

This week at The Fat Quarters

Hello everyone, just a little update about what's been going on this week.

Product Of The Week

This weeks Product of the week is our Hand Quilting Kit. Perfect for a gift/stocking filler or to make whilst travelling or on holiday.
Kit includes a piece of wadding, calico, calico with a Celtic knot printed on, and a needle.
Only £3.74 in our SUMMER SALE!

Classes Next Week

This is a list of our classes for next week.

Tuesday workshop 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50. 10:15am-3pm £9.50. 1:15pm-3pm £6.50. 6pm-8:30pm £6.50.

Wednesday workshop 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50.

Friday workshop 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50

Friday Hawaiian Appliqué
Hawaiian Appliqué & Quilting using the Sewing Machine. Whilst this form of appliqué is traditionally done by hand we will tackle it using the sewing machine. The first part of the session we will look at the appliqué design and its traditions and then we will quilt the block. Ideal for beginners.
Cost £17.
10:15am-2:30pm

To book onto any of our classes call us on 01207 565728 or visit our website. 

Summer Sale

Our 25% OFF SUMMER SALE is still on! Don't miss out on savings on your fabric, notions, waddings and much more! 

(Excludes magazines, sewing machines & their accessories and sale fabric) 

Sew Saturday 

Come and join us on Saturday 21st October to celebrate Sew Saturday. This is a celebration of bricks and mortar shops that are here for people to come and browse fabric and get advice on their projects. 
This year's mascot is Daisy the Daschund. There are kits available to make, cushions, pin-cushions, felt toys and fabric toys. We are holding a 'dog show' as well. There will be 3 categories under 10s, 10-16 and 16+. Kim & Debbie from Six Penny Memories will be here to judge the entry's. If you would like to enter pop in store to see the kits. There will be demonstrations on throughout the day as well. We will be open 10am-4pm so pop in and say hello and celebrate sewing shops! 

Macmillan Coffee Morning

We are holding another Macmillan Coffee morning on Friday 29th September. Come along and joint us for a cuppa and a cake to raise money for Macmillan and celebrate the excellent work they do! There will be a raffle and games and a prize for star baker! We will be open 10am-4pm.

We hope to see you soon!

www.thefatquarters.co.uk

Wednesday, 30 August 2017

What's new!

Hello

Hope everyone has a lovely August Bank a holiday weekend with lots of relaxing and sewing.

Product Of The Week

This weeks 'Product Of The Week' is 'Sew Cherished' patterns. This weeks 'Product Of The Week' is Sew Cherished patterns. Includes 'Crazy for Wool' 'Crazy Stitches', Patterns for Christmas & patterns for Halloween.  All included in our 25% OFF SUMMER SALE! Prices from only £9.75!

Pop instore, call us or visit our website for more information or to buy.

Summer Sale

Our 25% OFF summer sale is still on! There isn't long left to get yourself some great bargains! Have a look instore or on our website at our great ranges of fabric from Moda, Nutex, Makower, Maywood Studios and many more! Why not start Christmas shopping for your patchworking friends and get them a kit or a new book.
(Sale excludes magazines, sewing machines & accesories and sale fabric)

Hand Quilting Kit

We have a new Hand Quilting Kit now available. Each Kit includes a piece of wadding, calico, calico with a Celtic knot printed on, and a needle. Only £3.74 in our SALE! Available instore, over the phone and on our website. 

Cotton Lace

We have some new cotton lace bundles now in stock. 
1cm wide, 2 metres £3.50
2cms wide, 2 metres £5

Fat packs

We have some NEW fat packs now available. Each one includes 4 fat quarters and are included in our SUMMER SALE-

Temptations cake stand fat pack was £10.99 now only £8.24!
Cream Rambling Rose fat pack was £13.99 now only £10.49!
Turquoise Christmas fat pack was £12.99 now only £9.74!

SOS packs

Included in the Pack are 2 Rubber stamps, Fabric, Threads, Embellishments and Papers.
Stamp on Fabric and Stitch or stamp on Paper.
Add embellishments and create your own project.
Ideal for beginners and make a great project.
Assorted designs so check out the different options

Was £6 per pack now only £4.50 per pack.

Gammil Quilting Service

We offer a Gammil Quilting Service. If you have a quilt top that you would like to get quilted but don't know how to or simply don't have the time we can do this for you. We also have waddings in different sizes and extra wide fabric perfect for backing. Our quilter has a lot of experience and is reliable.  The service is done in a non smoking building. For more information on this call us on 01207 565728 or visit our website.

Well i think that's everything new so far this week, we hope to see you soon!

http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk


Saturday, 26 August 2017

August Bank Holiday

Hello!

I hope everyone has a lovely bank holiday weekend planned with lots of sewing involved!

Kim and Debbie, Six Penny Memories, are on TV tomorrow at 8am, 11am & 2pm. Kim will be using the Brother Innov-is 27SE sewing machine.
Innov-is 27SE offers fantastic versatility for both the beginner and experienced sewer. The electronic ‘jog dial' provides fingertip control to easily choose from 50 stitch patterns, including 5 buttonholes. The backlit LCD screen allows you to see at a glance information about the stitch you have chosen, and the electronically controlled functions allow you to adjust the stitch sizes in a simple and precise way. Features like the built-in automatic needle threading system and quick set bobbin make it quick and easy to get started on your next sewing project.
Call us to get this sewing machine for only £339!

Our SUMMER SALE is still on! Don't miss out on saving 25% on fabrics, waddings, notions, threads, Moda Bakery, books, patterns, kits and lots more! Perfect for stocking up, starting on Christmas or just to treat yourself! 
(Sale excludes magazines, sewing machines & accesories and sale fabric) 


We have some spaces available for our classes next week. 

Friday 1st September - Patchwork and Quilting Techniques.- 10:15am-2:30pm

During the Class we will be using the Vliesline Quilters Grid to make a small project.
Learn how to sew one inch squares together very quickly and accurately. Cost £17.

Saturday 2nd September- Guernsey Quilt- 10:15am-2:30pm

Using only a Jelly Roll and a Layer Cake this easy but effective quilt can be achieved. You will learn simple piecing on the machine with very little cutting. Perfect for beginners.
Cost £10.

We also have workshop space available

Wednesday 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
Friday 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
Friday 10:15am-3pm £9.50
Friday 1:15pm-3pm £6.50.


For more information or to book, call us on 01207  565728 or visit our website.

We hope to see you soon!

www.thefatquarters.co.uk

Friday, 25 August 2017

What's been happening this week

Hello

Just a little update with what has been happening this week and what's new.

Autumn collection

Autumn is just around the corner so don't leave it to late to start your autumn projects. Pop instore to see our new Autumn display to give you some inspiration. Beautiful oranges, dark purples, greens, and golds to make your home feel warm and cosy. We have patterns for quilts that have pumpkins on and also patterns to make small pumpkins to dot around your home. Pop in store to see it or search autumn on our website to have a look.

Book collection

We have moved our books to a new home on our shelves. We have books by Tilda, Sixpenny Memories, Amy Butler and many more. Even better, they are included in our 25% OFF SUMMER SALE!

Calico

Our Moda calico is back in stock in natural (cream) and white. It's included in our sale, which makes it only £7.50 per metre!! Available instore, over the phone and on our website.

Homespun magazine

We have some Austrailian Homespun magazines available. You won't find find these in your local supermarket or newsagents. We only have 1 copy of each issue available. They include projects for quilts, dolls, teddys, wool, stitcheries and lots more.

September 2015 £4.00
February 2017- £5.00
March 2017- £5.00
April 2017 - £5.00
May 2017- £5.00
June 2017 - £6.50
July 2017- £6.50


Available instore, over the phone and on our website.
(Magazines are not included in our Summer Sale)

Summer sale

Our 25% OFF SUMMER SALE is still on instore, online and over the phone. Don't miss out! Get started early for Christmas with gifts for friends and family or just treat yourself to some new fabrics or Moda bakery!

(Sale excludes magazines, sewing machines & accesories and sale fabric)

Visit our website to have a look or pop into our shop.

We hope to see you soon!


www.thefatquarters.co.uk

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Our latest newsletter 23/8/17

Hello

I was lucky enough to visit The Festival of Quilts this month at the NEC and was once again blown away by the enormous array of Quilts and Exhibitions. It was so interesting to meet people from all over the world including Australia, Tonga, New Zealand, the USA and Europe and so proud to think they were visiting the UK to see one of the best exhibitions in my opinion in the world.

The British Sewing Awards Nominations are open until the 24th August 2017.
The Fat Quarters and Six Penny Memories would appreciate it if you could take the time to nominate us, and for taking the time you will be entered into a Free Prize Draw and receive a Free Pattern Download.

In the shop the 25% Summer SALE continues and we have been busy putting together some New Fat Packs.

We have some lovely Cotton Lace Bundles and a selection of New 'SOS' tins which contain Stamps for Fabrics, Papers, Fabric Thread and some embellishments, these make perfect gifts.

Check out the 'Pam Kitty' Fabrics reduced to only £10.11 per metre, great for bag making, dress making or quilting.

We also have a selection of Novelty Fabrics which include cute elephants, skate boards and bird houses.

The Class List and Workshop List is continually updated. As well as the workshops where you can come along and work on your own project we have a varied selection of classes throughout the Autumn months.

This Sunday Kim is on Hochanda TV at 8am, 11am & 2pm with Six Penny Memories.

Happy Sewing
Kim & the team

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

What's happening this week?

Hello

Just a little update with what's happening this week here at The Fat Quarters.

Product Of the Week

This weeks Product Of The Week is Moda pack of 3 storage suitcases.

Sew on the Go, set of 3 suitcases...

Because we’re going to need somewhere to store all this pretty new fabric…Perfect storage solution for the sewer on the go. Pack your notions and small fabric stashes in these super cute heavy duty cardboard suitcases. A sewing must have!

Nested set of 3 suitcases:
small: 7 1/2" x 6 1/4" x 3 1/4"
Medium: 9" x 7 1/4" x 3 3/4"
Large: 10 1/4" x 8 1/2" x 4"

Only £22.49 in our SUMMER SALE! 

Classes this Week

We have some workshops and classes with spaces still available this week. If you are interested in any of the following classes call us on 01207 565728 or visit our website.

Wednesday - Workshop, 10:15am-12:45 pm £6.50.

Friday - Stripy Star Cushion, 10:15am-2:30pm £17
             Get to know your Sewing Machine, 10:15am-12:30pm £17
              Workshop, 10:15am -12:45pm £6.50

Saturday- Workshop, 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50.

Six Penny Memories

Dont miss Kim & Debbie on TV this Sunday, 27th August on Hochanda at 8am, 11am & 2pm.

Summer Sale

Our 25% OFF SUMMER SALE is still on! The sale includes Moda Bakery, patterns, waddings, fabric and much more! If you can't make it to our shop shop online for some great savings and P+P is only £2.65! (Sale terms and conditions apply) .

Getting Ready for Autumn

There is definitely a change in the air today! Leaves are changing and Autumn is on its way! Get prepared with our autumn patterns and warm fabric colours such as golds and dark oranges, perfect for making your homes cosy!

We hope to see you soon!

www.thefatquarters.co.uk

Saturday, 19 August 2017

New this week!

Hello,

Just a little update to let you know what is new this week!

Cotton lace

We have new cotton lace bundles available. Each one has 2 metres of cotton lace and come in two widths. Smaller width cotton lace is £350,  the larger width cotton lace is £5.

SOS packs

We have some new SOS packs available. In each pack there are two stamps that can be used on paper and fabric, a piece of  calico, embroidery thread, pieces of card and beads. All for only £4 in our SUMMER SALE! Ideal for birthday and Christmas gifts and can be for any age including children.

Moda Bakery
Just in from Moda Bakery, the 'Lucky Day' by MoMo collection. Beautiful brights that are perfect for children and adults. Even better, they are included in our 25% OFF SUMMER SALE!!
Charm pack now only £9.37.
Jelly Roll now only £25.49
Layer Cake now only £25.49.
Follow the link below to shop.
http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/?searchStr=Lucky+day&sub=Go%21


Don't forget our 25% OFF SUMMER SALE is still on!
(Excludes magazines, sewing machines and their accessories and sale fabric).

We hope to see you soon!

Friday, 18 August 2017

Classes in September

Hello,

Here is a list of our classes for September.

Friday 1st September 10:15am-2:30pm

Patchwork & Quilting Techniques  £17

In each session you will learn a new technqiue.

Saturday 2nd 10:15am-2:30pm

Guernsey Quilt £10.
Using only a Jelly Roll and a Layer Cake this easy but effective quilt can be achieved. You will learn simple piecing on the machine with very little cutting. Perfect for beginners.

Wednesday 6th 10:15 am- 12:45pm £10.

Getting Ready for Christmas 

It is never too early to start a Christmas project!
Quick simple project ideal for beginners.

Friday 8th 10:15am-2:30pm 

Pleated Pineapple £17
Pleated Patchwork gives dimension to quilting and it was made popular by the Victorians.
In the session we will explore the technique incorporating it into a cushion or you could make more and make a quilt. Cost £17.

Saturday 9th 10:15am-2pm

Broderie Perse £17.

Learn Broderie Perse in this session. Whilst it is french for Persian embroidery it is actually applique.
Take a floral fabric as seen in the photo and create a new design. Simple fun and ideal for beginners.

Friday 15th 10:15 am- 2:30pm 

Hawaiian Appliqué £17
Hawaiian Appliqué & Quilting using the Sewing Machine. Whilst this form of appliqué is traditionally done by hand we will tackle it using the sewing machine. The first part of the session we will look at the appliqué design and its traditions and then we will quilt the block. Ideal for beginners.

Friday 22nd

We have the opportunity for you to go to Beamish to look at some of their quilts. There are three sessions available, 1pm, 1:45pm, 2:30pm (limited spaces) . If you have a Beamish pass it is only £5. If you needed entry to beamish we are making a list for a group pass. 

Saturday 23rd 10:15am-2:30pm

Quilters Grid project £17.

Friday 29th 10:15am-2pm

Free machine quilting 

Try out the different ways of Free Machine Sewing in this class. The Class will show you how to set up your Sewing Machine for Free Machine Sewing and you will make a set of sample blocks that can be incorporated into a Cushion. Cost £10.

Saturday 30th 10:15am-12:45pm

Dressmaking £10

During each session there will be a masterclass on a Dressmaking technique, how to insert zips,
Make pleats, alter a dart, which Fabric is best for the pattern and more.
Then you will be able to work on a project you have selected.

Fancy making a Dress, Skirt or PJ's then we have a selection of patterns and Fabrics that you can choose from and throughout the process get help from our expert Dressmaking teacher.


We also have workshops available 
Tuesday 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
Tuesday 12:45pm-3pm £6.50
Tuesday 10:15am-3pm £9.50

Wednesday 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50

Friday 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
Friday 12:45pm-3pm £6.50

Saturday 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50.

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

We hope to see you soon! 

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Dressmaking Classes

DRESSMAKING CLASSES!

Have u always fancied making your own clothes? We have Dressmaking classes on the last Saturday of the month with Wendy our Dressmaking teacher.

Wendy has over 30 years of experience with alterations and dressmaking and will be able to help you with your new hobby. Start off with a simple skirt or pair of pyjamas and Wendy will help you read the pattern and guide you through it.

In each session you will learn a skill such as how to insert a zip, how to alter a dart and how to decide which fabric is best for your chosen project. After this you will be able to work on your own project with help and guidance.

All of this for only £10 per class!

The class is ideal for beginners and for those with some dressmaking experience.

Our next class is on Saturday 30th September, 10:15am-12:45pm.

For more information or to book, call us on 01207 565728 or visit our website.
http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/dressmaking-sat-30th-september-2017-1015-1245pm.ir

We hope to see you soon!

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

This week at The Fat Quarters

Hello,

Just a little update to let you know what is happening this week here at The Fat Quarters.

Summer Sale

Our 25% OFF SUMMER SALE continues this week! Pop in and have a look at our NEW ranges such as 'Grunge Hits the Spot' from Moda that is included in our SALE. We also have a feat range ofChristmas  fabrics for anyone wanting to get started on their Christmas projects early. We have notions, waddings, interfacings, books  and more included in the 25% OFF SALE! Don't miss out on a bargain.
(Excludes magazines, sewing machines and sewing machine accessorise & sale fabric)

Available in store, over the phone and via our website.

Workshops and Classes

We have some spaces left for our workshops this week. If you fancy coming along to work on your own project with guidance if needed or to have a chat and sew we have the following available
Friday 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
Friday 12:45pm-3pm £6.50
Saturday 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50.

We have the Broadway Quilt class on this Saturday, 10:15am-2:30pm. £17.

The broadway quilt has been on TV with Six Penny Memories and uses only 6 half metre pierce of fabric! Call us if you are interested in doing the class on 01207 565728.

Kim on TV

Kim is on TV tomorrow (17th August) on Hochanda at 7am & 10am with Six Penny Memories.

Sew Magazine Awards

Voting is open for Sew Magazines 'British Sewing Awards 2017'. You can vote for the Fat Quarters in the independent retail category and the online shop category! Follow the link below to vote, http://www.sewmag.co.uk/awards


We hope to see you all soon!

http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk

This weeks Product Of the Week

Hello!

Just to let you know about this weeks Product of The Week which is Sixpenny Memories, Betty's Simple Sampler Project Book.

This book will guide you through the process of making this lovely Sampler Quilt.

You will learn how to make 5 different blocks from start to finish and guided through the process of quilting and finishing your quilt.

Size of Quilt. 39 inches square.

Ideal for Beginners

The book is also included in our 25% OFF SUMMER SALE and is only £7.49!

Pop instore , call us on 01207 565728 or visit our website.



We hope to see you soon!!


http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/bettys-simple-sampler-project-book.ir

Saturday, 12 August 2017

What's been happening this week

Hello

Just a little update with what's been happening this week here at The Fat Quarters. We started the week with a very busy workshop on Tuesday with the girls doing lots of different projects , there was also a lot of chatting and laughing involved  through the day!! Some people did more chatting than sewing! Haha!

Our SUMMER SALE continued again this week with a massive 25% OFF! (Excludes magazines, sewing machines and their accesories and sale fabric). If anyone reading this goes to craft groups please let your group know about this great saving! Everyone loves a bargain!

On Thursday until Sunday Kim and Debbie have been at The Festival Of Quilts in Brimingham. They have been on the Vlieseline stand demonstrating how to use their products to improve your projects. This afternoon Kim was demonstrating how to use 'Style-vil' and 'soul-fleece'. ( check out the photos on Facebook!). If your at The Festival of Quilts pop along to see them and say hello.

We have more NEW fat packs now available in store, over the phone and via our website. We have spacemen, pirates, Moda's Mama Said Sew, Moda's Plum Sweet and more! Each one contains 4 fat quarters that blend well together to make a project or you can just use them separately. They are also included in our SALE so proves start from just £8.99 per pack, visit our website or Facebook page for photos.

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

We hope everyone has a lovely weekend with lots of sewing and quilting and we hope to see you soon!

Friday, 11 August 2017

Coming up next week

Hello


Workshops

If your at Festival of Quilts this weekend and you have a lot of ideas for new projects why not book into one of our workshops so you can get started. We have a large studio available for you to work in. We are on a main bus route from Necastle City centre and have plenty of parking outside the shop. If you need any help or guidance with your project, Kim will be on hand to help you.

Workshop times

Tuesday 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
Tuesday 10:15am-3pm £9.50
Tuesday 12:45pm-3pm £6.50

Wednesday 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50

Friday 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
Friday 10:15am -3pm £9.50
Friday 12:45pm-3pm £6.50

Saturday 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50.

Classes

As well as our workshops we also have a 'Broadway Quilt' class on Saturday, 10:15am-2:30pm. As seen on TV with Six Penny Memories!

Six Penny memories

Don't miss Kim &and Debbie on TV this Thursday, 17th August at 7am and 10am on Hochanda.


Sale

Our 25% OFF SUMMER SALE is still on! Don't miss out on Moda fabrics, Moda bakery, waddings, notions and lots more! (Sale excludes magazines, sewing machines and their accesories and sale fabric).

You can shop online, over the phone on 01207 565728 or via our website.

We hope to see you soon!

http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk

Thursday, 10 August 2017

Extra offers from Brother

Hello!

As many of you know, Festival of Quilts is on at Birmingham over the next few days. Keep an eye out for Kim and Debbie on the Viseline stand this year!

Brother have put some extra special offers on to celebrate Festival of Quilts being on.

These offers are only valid until Sunday!

Innov-is 1800 Q- REDUCED by £300 to only £999.

Innov- XV- FREE PED 10.

Innov-is 1100 - REDUCED by £50 to £699 and FREE quilt pack.

VR- £500 off! Now only £2999!

V3- FREE PED 2 PLUS and FREE embroidery thread set.

VQ2- £300 off now only £1699! And FREE wide table.

F480- FREE PED PLUS 2.

F440E- FREE PED PLUS 2.

NV955- £200 off now only £599!

F420- £50 off. Now only £549! Plus FREE quilt pack!

Don't miss out on these amazing offers! Call us on 01207 565728 or visit our website for more information!

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

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Our latest newsetter

Hello
This week sees the start of the Annual Quilt Festival at Birmingham and during the show there will a number of Special Offers released on the Brother Sewing Stand. Did you know that these offers are also available for the duration of the Show in store.

If you are attending the show but want to buy from us just give us a call at the shop. The Offers will be released by Thursday so keep checking back or contact us now and we will let you know the details as soon as we receive them.

The 25% SALE continues in store and on the website.
The lovely 'Confetti' range from Dashwood Fabrics and Moda' Spellbound' Fabrics are reduced to £10.50 per metre.
The Moda 'Mama said Sew  is only £9.70 per metre and Volume 2 is £10.50 per metre.
For the boys the 'Galaxy' Fabrics are reduced to £10.50 per metre and
Thimbleberries Fabrics are reduced to £7.50 per metre.

We have a wide selection of Patterns including Bronwyn Hayes, Faeries in my Garden, Rabbits Haven and more all with 25% OFF.

If you are attending Festival call and say hello to Kim who will be on the Vliesline Stand M8 with Six Penny Memories.

Happy Quilting
Kim & the team
Tel: 01207-565728



Tuesday, 8 August 2017

Product of the Week

Hello

We have a NEW product of the week this week.

The Tilda 2018 planner.

Bring the beauty of Tilda into your daily life and organise your schedule with weekly inspiration from this much-loved Scandinavian brand.

This brand new Tilda 2018 planner features stunning photography of the latest Tilda fabrics and products, universally loved by crafters, particularly sewers and quilters.

Each week features an inspiring photograph alongside the calendar, plus a month-to-view calendar at the beginning of each month will help you to plan ahead.

This hardback, cloth-bound planner makes a beautiful gift for Tilda lovers, and is finished with a ribbon marker.

The planner is only £9.74 in our SUMMER

Pop instore or shop on our website or over the phone on 01207 565728. 




Tuesday, 1 August 2017

What's on this Week

Hello,

Just a little update with what is happening this week here at The Fat Quarters.

Product Of The Week

This weeks product of the week is Moda bakery 'Snowman Gathering 3' collection. The collection is perfect for Christmas with cute snowmen and stars to make magical Christmas projects. Even better, they are included in our 25% off SUMMER SALE!
Charm pack - £8.99.
Layer Cake £24.74.
Jelly Roll- £24.74.

Back in Stock

Moda 200 count 45" wide natural calico is back in stock. This calico is soft enough to use as backing, linings and can go on the front of quilts and projects. It is normally £10 but is only £7.50 per metre in our 25% OFF SUMMER SALE.


New in! 

We are very excited that we have the Tilda 2018 planner now available to buy in store and online. This planner has lots of Tilda images throughout as well as room for birthdays and to make notes. It makes an ideal gift for birthdays and Christmas or to treat yourself to. The planner is included in our Summer Sale so is only £9.74 for a limited time only,

Classes this week

Wednesday 10:15am-12:45pm - workshop £6.50
Friday 10:15am-2:30pm Guernsey Quilt £10
Friday 10:15am-2:30pm Patchwork & QuiltingTechniques £17


Our sale continues in store and online so don't miss out on saving 25%! (Terms & conditions apply, excludes sewing machines & accessories, sale fabric and magazines). Shop online, in store or over the phone.

We hope to see you soon!



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