June 2017 Store News …..
Thank you to everyone for a very successful The Big 3 Shop Hop. The staff at Patricias’ looks forward to seeing everyone. We had 337 completed passports, each were eligible for the prize drawings. Congratulations to Karen Milillo as she was the Grand Prize winner of 3 bundles, each containing 10 half yard cuts of material.
That Town and Country Quilt
I know many of you have started this project ~ and I hope it’s on your Unfinished Project List. The crew at Paticias’ finished the quilt. If you came to the The Big 3 Shop Hop, it was on display for you to see. This quilt has been forwarded to the “Seneca Park Zoo” Zoobilation Fund Raiser, to be auctioned off, June 3rd http://senecaparkzoo.org/event/zoobilation
2017 ~ Row x Row
“Monarch’s and Milkweed”
Kits and patterns will be available, June 21st Each year Patricias’ gives back to our community via the Row x Row. This year is no exception. “In real estate its location, location, location and for monarchs and other wildlife it’s habitat, habitat, habitat.” A portion of the kit sales will be supporting the “Bring Back the Monarchs” campaign through Monarchwatch.org (based at University of Kansas.) We look forward to showing you what our kit includes.
Laces, polyester satin, polyester organza and all velvet.
Are you looking to increase your quilting skills? Join us for an upcoming class!
· Basic Quilting
· Welcome Wall hanging
· Hand Quilting
· New — Project Bag
· NEW — Painted Forest – June 21st
· NEW — Summer Sew July and August
· Saturday Retreat
· Breakfast Club
Saturday, June 17th 9:00 – 10:00 Everything you need to know about Bias. Bias binding ~ cutting on the bias Let us know you are planning on attending. Coffee and donuts for all. $5 per person.
Note: September will be the next Breakfast Club
Thank you for your interest in additional information for the fidget quilts. Lynn Cos has provided us with additional information as to how she makes them, with what items she includes. The pattern can be found in our Free Pattern Section. …. Remember to check with the health care provider as to any special requirements for this quilt, making sure all items are attached securely.
Inspiration of the month is one of our favorite patterns, Yellow Brick Road, by Atkinson Designs.
This pattern is a classic and should be added to your collection if it is not already there!
· It’s on the best seller list
· Versatile Quilt
· No Matching Corners
§ Atkinson designs yellow brick Road pattern – grab some Fat quarters and you’re on the Road to a fast and fun quilt
§ This is a great project for beginning quilters
§ Includes complete instructions and diagrams
§ Finished Size of baby quilt is 48x 48, lap quilt is 57x 75, Queen quilt is 93x 102, and King quilt is 120x 120
If you’ve read this far into our Store News, stop in, tell us about it and
you’ll get 15% off children’s cloth books.
Mark your calendars ….
Memorial Day Store Hours:
Saturday, May 27th 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Closed Monday, May 29th
Genesee Valley Quilt Show
RIT ~ June 2-4, 2017
Enjoy our coupon in the directory.
40th Anniversary Sale
Store wide sale ~ June 8-9-10
June 17th ~ Breakfast Club ~ Bias Demo’s
Monthly Coupon 25% off books
May 30th – June 3rd 15% off 1930’s Fabric’s
June 8th -9th -10th Anniversary Sale 35% store wide
June 12th -17th One free Fat Quarter
June 19th – 23rd 1 YD Cut Bolted Fabric 25% off
June 26th – June 30th 15% off one item.
Our April Cash Drawing Winners were: Susan Browning and Judy Davis
If you pay for your purchases with cash or check, we’ll enter you into our end-of-the-month drawing. Two lucky winner’s receive $50 gift certificates each.
Ongoing Charity Programs … We are still collecting Caring Quilt Star Blocks for Genesee Valley Quilt Club. Pediatric Surgical Caps for Galliano Children’s Hospital are always well received. Look under Classes & More or ask at the counter for free patterns for each of these items.
Please note: We will not be participating in the YWCA program this year.
Don’t forget, Craft Bits & Pieces in Fairport Village Landing will take your unneeded fabric, patterns, notions, books, trims, etc.
Donation Station is open Wednesday – Friday 11 to 4.