Summer is in full swing and so are we at Stitch and Thyme Shop

Just a few more weeks and we will be celebrating our 4th Anniversary. Our theme for grown ups is “Be A Kid Again”, details will be coming as the days draw near. Be sure to enter your name each day for our big prize drawings on July 1st.

What’’s New at Stitch’n’Thyme:

Voting for our Quilt Challenge Viewer’s Choice is ongoing. The judges’ awards and announcement for Viewer’s Choice will be done on June 30th. We so appreciate those of you who participated.

Block Party pick up is next week and we want to remind you to look over the border and binding kit choices. You must prepay next week in order to pick up your finishing kit in July. The samples are displayed in the shop.

Our Quilting Class Calendar has been updated to include July, August, and September.  Be sure to check out our new classes coming this summer.  The new Knitting Classes will be posted tomorrow.

The New Block Party 2017/2018 sign up and samples will also begin on June 30th.
Andrea has been busy collecting and displaying all of our “Employee Favorites”, she has displayed books and patterns, notions are next.

Our home décor area has been recreated with an Asian theme, we invite you to come in and get some simple ideas for your home.

New fabric:
Benartex: Riverbed-beautiful muted colors with reeds, dragonflies, rocks, we will be getting the full lines of “Christmas Treasures” by Susan Winget and “Peppermint and Holly Berries” by Nancy Halverson. We will email you as soon as they are in.
Timeless Treasures: “Noir” several bolts of deep indigo, “Dream Catcher” southwest design, “Heads, Shoulders, Knees &Toes” a fun fabric for kids to color and then assemble to make goofy kids!
SouthSeas: “Good Ship Noah”,
Moda: “Visions” by Sandy Gervais,
M&S Fabrics: from Australia, 10 bolts of interesting Aboriginal designs, perfect for wearables
Free Spirit: 20 bolts of “Field Study”, these colors really glimmer
Loralie: finally, several bolts of her new “Teachers” theme fabric
Michael Miller: desert vista, three new bolts of Cuddle Up,

New Yarn:
Gorgeous selection of Noro Kureyon – it felts beautifully.
Karabella: Boise, Margaritte and new light weight Supercashmere
Novelty yarns: from Crystal Palace: Splash and Blippity, new Fizz and Fizz Stardust
*watch for our July coupons – we will add 20% off of yarn each month.

New books/patterns:
Quilting: New Asian Fabric magazine, “Quilts Through the Seasons” by Eleanor Burns, Super Simple Triangles from Possibilities, 9-Patch Pizzazz and Puzzle Quilts are back in.

Knitting patterns: Felted Fish, Demi Brim Felted Hat, Felted Fish Pajama Bag and Pillow, restock of 2nd Treasury of Magical Knitting, restock of needle felting kit.

New notions:
Finally, the pompom maker is in and it is really fun. Come in and try it.

Marti Michell’s new “My Favorite Log Cabin” rulers in two sizes are in.

I would like to send a heartfelt thank you to all of our wonderful customers who have made the last four years so wonderful. A special thanks to our new Knitting Family, including “Mom” Barb, your support and friendship mean so much. And more than ever, to my staff. A group of women whose talent, inspiration and sense of humor I value more each day. Thank you for all that you do.

Hope to see you soon, have a safe summer,

Gil and Staff