It’s on Saturday, March 18th, from 10 to 4.

You can bring them in between now and the 15th.
  Click here for show registration form

  (And don’t forget to bring your scissors in on Show Day –
Phil will be here from 10  to 2 to sharpen them.) 

After you’ve been inspired by all the beautiful quilts, come into the shop and take advantage of our

Spring Sale, March 18th
Almost everything* is 25% off!! 
(*sale excludes sewing machines, special orders,
and already discounted items) 

We could use some able bodies to help set up before the show and take down the quilts immediately after the show ends.  (Husbands would be most welcome!!)  We’ll have a sign-up sheet at the counter.


Last month, we told you about the Star, Elna’s newest sewing machine.  This month, we’re featuring one of our regulars:  the Sew Fun !!  It’s a perfect machine for beginners, with 15 stitches (including a buttonhole stitch), easy bobbin winding, and an optional free arm.  Regularly $299, this month it’s only $239!!




Our Inspiration of the Month is this gorgeous quilt, made by Marianne Hirsch and custom-quilted by Kim Werth.  Marianne used the Silver Star pattern from Villa Rose Designs (one of the $2 patterns we keep at the
front counter).



At this month’s Breakfast Club, John Kubiniec will present “A New Spin on Drunkard’s Path.” His book includes 12 Innovative projects! The books as well as his template will be available to purchase.  John is a local quilt designer, Big Rig Quilting 

 It is on Saturday, March 11th, from 9 to 10am, and costs only $5 to attend.  (If you plan to come, please let us know in advance so that we can have enough coffee and donuts on hand!!)



If you’ve read this far into our News from Home, stop in and tell us about it, and you’ll get 25% off all
Quilt patterns


Our March PatchAbilities wall-hanging is now on display in the shop – this stunning Flamingo!! Each month we feature a different wall-hanging from PatchAbilities.  At 6” x 20” – they’re perfect for a door or an entryway. We have kits made (for this wall-hanging and most of our earlier ones), so stop in and get yours today!



Mark Your Calendars… 

Our Spring Quilt Show is on Saturday, March 18th


Ongoing Charity Programs… 

Caring Quilt Star Blocks for Genesee Valley Quilt Club
Pediatric Surgical Caps for Golisano Children’s Hospital
 (Look under Classes & More or ask at the counter for free patterns for each of these items)



Got Stuff? 

Consider donating your unneeded fabric, patterns, notions, books, trims, etc to Craft Bits & Pieces in the Fairport Village Landing. The Donation Station hours are Wednesday through Friday, from 11 to 4.


Don’t forget about our Cash/Check $50 Gift Certificate Drawing…
If you pay for your purchase with cash or check, we’ll enter you into our end-of-the-month drawing. Each month, two lucky winners will receive a $50 Gift CertificateLast month’s winners were
Sue Casey and Andrea Porter… Congratulations,


…And finally, if you’re looking for something special and you don’t find it at Patricias’, please let us know, and we will try to special order it for you!!