S is for Striped Fabric and Silk Yarn!
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Sale 

September 12th

thru 


September 25th


S is for
Fabric
with
Stripes
and
Silk Yarn

25% OFF

all yarn that
contains
silk!
 
Special sale on 100% Silk:

Buy one - get one free!


and

25% OFF

all fabric with stripes!
 
Open Knit and Crochet Times:

Tuesday afternoons
2 to 4 pm

Tuesday nights
6 to 9 pm

 




 by Phyllis Stewart
 

Week of September 11, 2016 –
Amish Quilts

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I see the date and am reminded of what happened 15 years ago…a tragedy we will never forget.  But today I want to write to you about a more simple and pure set of quilts made with solid colors.  They are not crowded with adorable prints and they are often set with a black background color.  These are a few Amish quilts from my doll quilt collection.  The first one has beautifully vibrant red and purple 9 patches.  It only has four blocks but they are set off so nicely with the hand quilting which you can see in the close up below.
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The next one is a charming little blue, gray and dark red quilt I picked up in Lancaster, PA when they had a quilt museum featuring the collection from Esprit.  Unfortunately, the museum has since closed but their gift shop used to have beautiful quilts made by local Amish women.  Can’t you just imagine watching this skilled woman with her needle and thread creating this treasure?  I love the .  Read More ...

Preview of

October Classes:


Crochet Classes:
with Debra Vogl

Beginning Crochet:
2 Saturdays
October 15th and 22nd
2 to 4 pm
$25

Lost Souls Skull Shawl
Saturday, Oct. 29th
1 to 4 pm
$25


Camden Bag
with Katie Wells
Wednesday
October 26th
10 am to 5 pm
$45


Toe Up Socks
with Jan Malone
4 Saturdays
Starts Oct. 15th
10:30 to 12:30


Football Fans!
Join the Scoreboard Knit Along this season and make the Scoreboard Cowl. 

So easy and fun:  Choose your team's two colors - one will represent your team's scores (MC) and the other will represent the opponent's scores (CC)

You'll end up with an awesome cowl that is a piece of sports history reflecting your team's entire season.

There are two options: The long versing: knit one round for each point scored:  Here's Rose's (scarf version) from last year's Broncos season:



This year there is an abbreviated version where you knit two rounds per score, rather than per point!  End up with a shorter, but equally stunning cowl!

As long as supplies last, you'll receive a Scoreboard KAL project bag when you purchase your yarn!



Although we are in Broncos country, we have other team colors too!
September 11th

Hi Everyone!

It's been feeling like fall - cool evenings and mornings, signaling the "official" start of quilting and knitting/crochet season!  To help you make a smooth change of seasons - the smoothest of yarns is on sale. SILK is our yarn feature for Letter S!  Any yarn that contains silk is 25% off during this sale!  

And - here's a big bonus:  If it's 100% silk - buy one get one for free!  Really!!!

Stripes are the featured item on the fabric side of the store for letter S!  Any fabric with stripes in it is 25% off!
 
In our last newsletter we announced a special event with Karen Gibbs, Island Batik Sales Manager and nationally known, quilter, author, pattern and fabric designer:

**** There are just two spots left ****

It's the Madison's Star Marathon:
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Sept. 30th, Oct. 1st and 2nd!  
This is going to be SO.MUCH.FUN!  
Click the photo to read all about it....
 

Check out all of the upcoming classes in September -  including some exciting new ones!  

You can always hop onto the website for the complete calendar view 

See you all soon!

The Wooden Spools Crew
Vicki, Rachael, Peggy, Mary, Amy, Carianne and Phyllis
UPCOMING CLASSES:
Beginning Knitting
4 weeks
 
Tuesdays 4 to 6 pm
Starts Sept. 13th
Saundra Fowler
$35
Gypsy Wife Club
 
Wednesday
Sept. 14th
11 am to 4 pm
Jane Dumler
$15
Learn to Love Your Serger!
 
Friday
Sept. 16th
10 am to 12:30 pm
Barb Snyder
$25
Building in Color
Double Ended Knitting
 
Friday, Sept. 16th
1 to 3 p.m.
Jan Malone
$20 per class

 
Bring Your Own Project
KNIT & CROCHET

Saturdays: 2 Sessions
10 to 11 am
11 am to 12 noon
Joan Pluess
$20 per session
Northern Lights Blanket
 
2 Saturdays
Sept. 17th & Oct. 1st
2 to 4 p.m.
Saundra Fowler
$110 - Includes yarn and pattern!
Judy Niemeyer - Paper Piecing Club

Sunday
September 18th

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Peggy Supplee
$10
EQ User's Group
 
Monday
Sept. 19th
1 to 3 p.m.
Terri Scott
$10
OPEN SEW DAY
Wednesday
SEPTEMBER 21st
Drop in and sew with us all day!

10 am to 5 pm
just $5.00
UFO Mitigation Club

Thursday
September 22nd
11 am to 4 pm
Peggy Supplee
$10
Building in Color
Short Rows
 
Friday, Sept. 23rd
1 to 3 p.m.
Jan Malone
$20 per class

 
ZIA: Zentangle Inspired Art
Sunday, Sept. 25th
12 noon - 3pm
Dusty Darrah
$35
Simply Stars
4 Wednesday Evenings
6 to 8:30 pm
Starts Sept. 28th
Jane Dumler
$55
Start Quilting
5 Thursdays
1:30 to 4 p.m.
Starts Sept. 29th
Jane Dumler
$60
Learn to Love Your Sewing Machine
 
Friday
September 30th
10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Barb Snyder
$25
Madison's Star Marathon
 
Friday thru Sunday
Sept. 30th - Oct. 2nd
Karen Gibbs
$75
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