Monday, December 29, 2008

Road Trip

I just ran across this great fabric in my stash! "road trip" by Alexander Henry Fabric Collection.

It kind of says it all . . . I can't wait to get going on the road.

Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Sunday, November 16, 2008

Quintessential Quilts - Reedsburg, Wisconsin

Located just 20 minutes west of Wisconsin Dells,
in a charming Victorian house.

Meet Linda . . . the fun and fabulous shop owner!

EXTRA LARGE class room

The pattern and book room!

You'll find whole rooms filled with bolts of
a single color range!

940 E. Main Street
Reedsburg, WI 53959
Hours: Monday - Saturday 9 am to 5 pm
Thursday - 9 am to 8 pm
Sunday - Noon to 4 pm
Linda Owns a very charming 2nd Shop at
104 Third Street
Baraboo, WI 53913
Phone: 1-608-356-8090
Monday - Friday 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday - 10 am to 4 pm

Friday, November 14, 2008

Mill House Quilts - Waunakee, Wisconsin

Mill House Quilts is located in an old mill warehouse built with post and beams in 1875.

A surprise around every corner! And remember this is WISCONSIN so I was not surprised to find a Green Bay Packers Quilt! GO Pack! (I grew up in Wisconsin)

Mill House Quilts
100 Baker Street
Waunakee, WI 53597
Phone: 608-849-6473

Monday through Saturday 9 AM to 5 PM,
Thursdays til 8 PM
Sundays from 12 to 4 PM.

Saving Thyme Quilt Shop - Stoughton, Wisconsin

This quilt shop is located in a four level Victorian style shop
on the river (and I do mean ON the river) in the
Historic Downtown Stoughton.

Here's Gloria the shop owner. Gloria has
great taste in not only fabrics but artwork
and many things Scandinavian!

In addition to the traditional quilting cottons she offers these Norwegian and Swedish fabrics woven by master weavers. Designs originating from Viking times up to the present. (I bought some of the middle one and can't wait to see how it makes up in a Scrap-bag!)

This multi level shop has enchanting and inspiring items around every turn.

Saving Thyme
233 W Main St
Stoughton, WI 53589
Phone: 608-877-0075
Visit Saving Thyme's Website

Quilt Essentials - Oshkosh, Wisconsin

Meet Mary, the owner of Quilt Essentials.
It has been said that this is the friendliest Quilt Shop
in the Fox Valley . . .

Fresh, current fabrics.

Welcoming classroom.

Ask about the Super Stitcher Award Program

1928 S. Washburn St.
Oshkosh, WI 54904
(920) 230-3680

QuiltEssential's Website


Mon - Fri 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Saturday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Sunday 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Thursday, November 13, 2008

Piece by Piece Quilt Shop - Appleton, Wisconsin

Joanne (left) was the friendly voice on the phone
when I called to make an appointment at this shop.
Lisa (right) is one of the shop owners.Vicki and Julie
are her partners and they have 7 other employees.

This is a large, well lit shop.

Halloween/Fall section of the store.

Brightly colored baby/juvenile section.

Large display of patterns.

Vintage - 1030's repro corner.

Christmas corner complete with pot belly stove!

email the shop
Visit their Website

Postal Mail: Piece by Piece
1350 W. College Ave. Suite B
Appleton, Wisconsin 54914
Phone: 920-749-1957

Monday and Thursday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm (CST)
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sew 'n Sew - Appleton, Wisconsin

Meet Bonita Welsch (left) owner of this shop,
and (right) is Ann the store manager.

Embroidery is a point of difference in this shop.
The beautiful embroidered quilt below was created by Ann.
I can't wait to see what she does with my "Which Way" Quilt pattern!

Amazing, amazing, amazing amounts of gorgeous buttons!

A large class room, and a huge wall of interesting garment patterns
(perfect to go with the Scrap-bags handbag patterns ; )
as well as quilt patterns.

Sew 'n Sew
1881 N Silverspring DR
Appleton WI 54911
Phone: 920-830-9372
Send Email to Sew 'n Sew

Pinery Patches Quilt Shop - Tigerton, Wisconsin

Pinery Patches is a small quaint rural quilt shop in the heart of Wisconsin.

It may have been cool and drizzly when I pulled up . . .
but warm and cozy inside!

Meet Linda Krueger the owner of Pinery Patches.
Linda designed the snowman quilt (below) around a panel print.

Linda says, "The coffee is always on and the chocolate is out".

Store Hours:
Wednesday - Saturday 9:00am-6:00pm
Sundays Noon-6:00pm
Closed Mondays & Tuesdays

Pinery Patches is located at:
N4647 Highway 45
Tigerton, WI 54486

Phone: (715) 535-2277

email: pinery_patches

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