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, 20 January 2018

It's the weekend!!

Hello everyone,

I hope you've all got something nice planned for this weekend, I hope it also includes some sewing or quilting. We've had a lot of snow and ice here this wreek but you have still braved the weather and been to visit the shop. Did anyone see Kim & Debbie on TV last Sunday? They had a lot of beautiful fabrics and panels for you. If you ever miss their shows you can watch them on Hochanda website.


Our SALE is still on! 30% OFF! Its the perfect time to stock up on calico, wadding and accesories such as threads and rulers. Or why not tteat yourself to a new Moda Jelly Roll or Layer Cake. We have the new 'Atelier de France' Moda bakery which is included in our SALE! We sold out of the Jelly Rolls in a record 30 minutes!!!  The Layer cake is only £23.79 in our SALE and the Charm pack is only £8.75 in our SALE! http://www.thefatquarters.co.uk/?searchStr=Atelier&sub=Go%21

Classes next week

We still have some spaces for our classes next week.

Friday 10:15am-12:45pm- Machine Embroidery class- £15

A great class to get the most out of your Embroidery Sewing Machine.
Using one of the Sweet Pea designs from Australia we will be making a Mug Rug completely in the hoop of the Embroidery Machine.
Included in the class is your copy of the Sweet Pea Design which is available in multi formats, and sizes.
During the class we will load the designs onto the machine, hoop interfacings and fabrics and lots more.
Ideal for beginners.

If you don't have an embroidery machine but are interested you can also come along and have a go. 

Friday 12:15pm-2:15pm- Overlocker- £10
The class is ideal if you are a beginner or if you have some experience. We will look at threading & maintaining as well as a number of useful functions including rolled hem, flat lock hem, gathering & more. Cost £10

Saturday 27th 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.
All this for only £10 per session.

Do forget we also have workshops available if you are working on your own project and would like to socialise with others whilst sewing or would like some help with the project you are working on. Our workshops are on-
Tuesday - 10:15 am-12:45 pm £6.50
Tuesday- 10:15am-3pm £9.50
Wednesday- 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
Friday- 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50
Friday- 10:15am-3pm £9.50
Saturday- 10:15am-12:45pm £6.50

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


We hope to see you all soon!


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