Join us to meet Linda Brodine, children's book author & quilter!
October 21 10:00
in the Lucky Sewing Studio
Linda will be telling us the story of how she was inspired to write children's books. She is bringing and displaying the original quilts from the stories, will read us some story excerpts and sign books. Linda is a sparkling little package of enthusiasm and inspiration! Young and young at heart will enjoy spending time in her company! This is a no charge event. Linda's books will be for sale 2 for $25.00. Get them signed by the author!
* Presentation guests will receive a FREE kids simple bookmark sewing project for attendees to take home and make with kids.
* Select children's fabric, books, patterns & projects 20% off Oct 21 only.
* FREE quilt themed coloring pages and book marks will be available.
Please call the shop to reserve your seats so we can assure we have enough chairs set up! Bring your children! Grandchildren!
Call the shop today! (815) 239-1026
Quilts for Hurricane Victims
Join us to gather to quilt and send comfort from our hearts and hands. Lucky Quilt Company is hosting Sew-In days to gather and sew quilts to ship to comfort the victims of Hurricane Harvey and Irma. We will be targeting children and the elderly.
3 Wednesdays and 2 Sundays
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday: September 13, 20 & 27
Sunday: September 10 & 24
Complimentary lunch sponsored by Stonewall Cafe and The Railway.
Use your own stash or use the 5" squares that have been donated!
Use your own pattern (up to 56" x 56" or as small as 45" x 45") or join us to make patchwork quilts of 5" squares -12 across, 12 down or smaller 10 across, 10 down. The perfect sizes to comfort a child or elderly person.
Upon completion of each quilt top, batting and select backing will be donated for quilts up to 56" x 56" courtesy of Absolute Machine Controls, Pecatonica Hardware and Lucky Quilt Company.
Quilt your own quilt to save time and money or donate the top and we'll get it quilted.
Lucky Quilt Company will ship the quilts to a designated organization and location to assure effective distribution.
Only 12 seats will be available for each event! Space still available!
Sign up today by calling the shop at (815) 239-1026
If you would like to help but are not able to attend one of the Sew-In events, you can:
- make a donation at the shop to help cover project costs
- donate 5" precut squares of fabric
- donate a finished quilt and we will ship it.
Join us to send comfort & care to the victims of Hurricane Harvey and Irma!
Reserve your spot now for .....
The Buzz & The Bee - The 2nd Monday of each month!
9:00 a.m. The Buzz (Free!)- Come and join us for a hot cup of coffee, tea or cocoa and see what's new!
9:30 - 4:00 The Bee - ($15) Stay and Sew! Hang out with other quilters all day, work on any project you'd like and get a 15% discount on regular priced merchandise!
Quilter's Camp - The 4th Monday of each month!
9:00 - 4:00 ($15) Sew with other quilters all day! Work on any project you'd like and get a 15% discount on regular priced merchandise!
Call today to reserve your seat for "The Buzz and The Bee" or for "Quilter's Camp" (815) 239-1026
"Sew Happy It's Friday!"
Friday Happy Sew
Kinda like "Happy Hour" but rather "Happy Sew!"
Now the 2nd AND 4th Friday of each month from 10:00 - 8:00!
Join us from 10:00 - 8:00 for Open Sew with Optional "Make & Take" Project at 1:00!
Kits will be for sale (Approx. $5.00) for the featured project each month.
Work on whatever you'd like in our sunny, 1st floor sewing studio and complete the optional Make & Take project at 1:00 with assistance if you'd like! Bring your own lunch or go out to a local eatery. You can bring your own dinner as well or join us for dinner ordered in from a local restaurant. Menus will be available.
Reservations required! $10 per person plus bring a small snack to pass for up to 8 people. Plus, feel free to bring your own "Happy Sew" beverage of choice if you'd like!
Call the shop today at 815-239-1026 to make your reservation for Happy Sew. Space is limited!