Inside the Cover Sneak Peek: Holiday Wishes

Here in Texas, it’s hard to believe that tomorrow marks the beginning of December! It’s a sunny 64 degrees and there’s no sign of Jolly Old Saint Nick in sight! We needed something to get us into the holiday spirit, and what better than a festive project? We peeked inside the pages of the Holiday Wishes book from It’s Sew Emma!

The pages are packed with projects that we can’t wait to deck our halls with! See for yourself:
After deciding on a project, we were only left with the dilemma of which fabric collection to choose! We pulled a couple of our new Christmas favorites…but we still need your help! Which one should we choose? Frosty Fun for some of our favorite Christmas themes or should we mix it up with the Silent Christmas collection?

Inside the Cover Sneak Peek: Teach Me to Machine Quilt

If you haven’t noticed, we’ve been taking over the Bernina Instagram account for the past two days! We have a few tricks up our sleeves in the upcoming months, so be sure to follow us on social media!

With all of this excitement, what better time than Kimberly’s new ambassador status with Bernina to jump on the book tour for Pat Sloan’s new book: Teach Me to Machine Quilt!?

Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just getting into the quilting game, this book is sure to give you some tips and tricks to make your machine quilting as smooth as can be! 

In addition to the information packed inside this book, there are also some gorgeous patterns and projects! See for yourself!
Quilting tips plus project inspiration?! We’re sold! Pat Sloan’s projects are always so much fun, and she holds your hand along the way so you really feel like you’re in it together!  Head over to Pat’s blog for a sweet little giveaway, and buy your copy of Teach Me to Machine Quilt today! (Hint hint, so many gift ideas!)

Inside the Cover Sneak Peek: 2017 Quilter’s Day Planner

Those who love to quilt, sew, or craft of any kind all have one thing in common: we love details! Sometimes, with so many ideas bouncing around it can be hard to stay organized, but The 2017 Quilter’s Day Planner by Stephanie Palmer has the perfect solution. Bringing together life organization and project organization in harmony!

As if keeping our lives and projects in order isn’t enough of a feat – this planner has a few other special features! With every planner you get access to a downloadable e-book that contains 12 exclusive patterns! Here’s a little preview of the quilts you’ll get:

Beautiful, right?! Order this handy book today!

We love hearing all of your feedback on your favorite books – keep the reviews coming! Congratulations to last week’s winner, Linda, for her review of the First Blush book! This week’s contest is a little different – share a photo with us for your chance to win!! On Instagram, tag @FatQuarterShop or on Facebook tag our Facebook page, with the hashtag #fqsbookblog and let us know which book your project is from! Thanks for sharing!

Inside the Cover Sneak Peek: Mini Marvels

We shared some fun photos with you from Fall Quilt Market 2016 in Houston of some of our favorite Moda designers dressed up in their alter-ego superhero gear. Now, we’re bringing you a sneak peek inside of the book that inspired such a fun game of dress up: Mini Marvels: 15 Little Quilts with Big Style!

These 15 little projects show such a variation of style! We simply can’t choose our favorite!
Here’s another little treat for you! Our video from Fall Quilt Market 2016! 

Get your own Mini Marvels book full of little surprises and find all of the fabric, thread, and accessories that you may need all in one place! 

We’re at it again! Leave us a book review on our book page and we will select one winner to receive a copy of the Mini Marvels book! What has been your favorite book so far?

Inside the Cover Sneak Peek: The Jolly Bar Book

By now, you may have heard the words “Jolly Bar” tossed around our blog and website, but you may be unfamiliar with exactly what a Jolly Bar is! Exclusive to Fat Quarter Shop, Jolly Bars are collections of 5″ x 10″ cuts of fabric.  The projects for these little bars are unlimited! Luckily for you, we’ve packed a whole bunch of fun projects into The Jolly Bar Book!

Dying to find out what projects the Jolly Bar precuts inspire? Take a look inside the cover!
Get your hands on The Jolly Bar Book today, and find all of the fabric, thread, and accessories that you may need all in one place! 

If you’ve been working with Jolly Bars and the Jolly Bar Book, let us know! We love seeing your projects! Share your photos on social media with the hashtag #jollybar.

Inside the cover Sneak Peek: First Blush Block of the Month

We’re halfway through the week and we have the perfect little pick-me-up to keep your creativity flowing!

The First Blush Block of the Month book is the latest release from It’s Sew Emma, and features the Starburst Ruler by Creative Grids! The pages of this book are bursting with adorable projects that are just waiting to be brought to life!

We can’t get enough of this book! Here’s a peek at the blocks tucked inside:
If you’ve already got your hands on the First Blush book and are quilting away, share your progress with us on social media! We love seeing your projects!
Congratulations to the winner from last week’s Sneak Peek feature: Jeannine (scrappymommy2) for her review on The Jolly Bar Book!
Leave a review of your favorite book that Fat Quarter Shop carries on our book page to be entered to win a book of your choice! The winner will be announced Wednesday, November 2 on our next sneak peek feature!

Inside the Cover Sneak Peek: Sew This and That!

Do you need some project inspiration? Itching to try something new? Look no further! We’re giving you a close-up sneak peek inside Sew This and That!

From Sherri Falls, the talented designer behind This & That Pattern Company, you get 13 quick-to-make quilted projects sure to spark your creative energy!

If you’ve had your eye on the book, here’s a look at the projects that await you inside!
Get your hands on your own copy today, and find all of the fabric, thread, and accessories that you may need all in one place! 

Have you already scored a copy of this fun project guide? Let us know! What was your favorite project, and what are you looking forward to completing next?

Leave a review of your favorite book that Fat Quarter Shop carries on our book page to be entered to win a book of your choice! The winner will be announced Wednesday, October 26 on our next sneak peek feature!

February 2016 Monthly Picks!

Hello everyone! Here are our February monthly picks, 20% OFF all month long, just for you!
The Art Gallery Pure Elements are so soft and we always have them ready in our stash! 
We are going back to basics with the Precut Primer book by Me and My Sister Designs. This book is a must have for beginners and advanced quilters!
Need a quick project for the valentines on your list? The Sweetpea Pods are so much fun and easy to make!
Our notion of the month is everything girly and sweet packed inside a little box. The It’s a Girl Aurifil Thread Set coordinates perfectly with all of our “girl” quilts from the Fat Quarter Baby book.

January 2016 Monthly Picks!

Happy 2016 everyone! Our January monthly picks will get you in the mood for crafting, sewing, quilting, and just being creative. Don’t forget that they are 20% OFF all month long! 
Start off the new year with some of our all time favorite, Bella Solids by Moda Fabrics. With over 150 fabulous colors, which color is your favorite?
What better way to get your creative juices flowing than with our book of the month, Tula Pink’s Coloring Book. Over 75+ signature designs that will sure inspire all of your projects. 
Inspired by the bond and love we have for our families, the Love Links pattern is perfect for you and your sweetie. 
No sewing aficionado would be caught without these sleek Glass Head Pins. Their long and smooth tips easily glide through cotton and are very high quality. Definitely a must have! 

December 2015 Monthly Picks

Have a holly jolly December everyone! We’re bringing you some amazing Monthly picks for the holiday season. Remember that all of our monthly picks are 20% OFF all month long. 

Our basic of the month features vivid colored brights of Ella’s Basics from Australian company, Ella Blue Fabrics. These basics would be great for colorful Christmas sewing, 
Join a fun and festive celebration of the season with the Season’s Greetings Quilt book by Australia designer, Anni Downs of Hatched and Patched. This book includes twelve heartwarming designs including an advent calendar, gift bags, ornaments, and a table top tree skirt, to make your Christmas complete!

Ready to build a snowman? The Happy Snowman quilt pattern will your little one smile! If you’re ready to get sewing, we also have quilt kits and backing sets available at our shop. 

If you’re looking for a great stocking stuffer, look no further! These Thread Cutterz have recessed double-sided blades that’s perfect for quick and convenient cuts for all your sewing and crafting needs.