Sew Sampler Reveal March 2017

In the game of poker, a Royal Flush is an ace, king, queen, jack, and ten all in the same suit, which is the hand of the highest possible value! This month’s Sew Sampler Subscription Box is definitely a lucky hand! Did you guess correctly on our March sneak peek, which hinted towards the Wonderland collection by Rifle Paper Co. from Cotton + Steel!
Are you ready to take a closer look at all of the quilty goodies packed inside March 2017’s box?! We sure are!!
The classic tale of Alice in Wonderland is one of whimsical delight! Rifle Paper Co. took this tale right from the pages to create the beautiful and vibrant collection! Inside your March 2017 Sew Sampler Box is a fat eighth bundle of this timeless collection! #riflepapercofabric
These hues of blue Cotton + Steel Sulky thread is glossy, luscious and perfect for all quilting and sewing projects! The colorful spools are a major dose of eye candy for your sewing room and will have all of your quilty friends envious!
 Say hello to your new favorite notion! This Aqua Polka Dot Magnetic Pin Bowl is a must-have for our sewing room! Cute and functional, this bowl is perfect for storing pins and needles, and will stick to most metal surfaces!
It’s always tea time with the Haberdashery Tablerunner! Invite over a few friends, tell a few riddles and let the whimsy fly! This tablerunner is sure to be a topic of conversation! This fun pattern is exclusive to the Sew Sampler box!
BONUS: Who doesn’t love exclusive products?! We know that we sure do! This two-pack of Wonderland-inspired notebooks is perfect for keeping in your bag or at your sewing table to jot down quick reminders and new ideas!
This month concludes the Series 1 SEW SAMPLER QUILT! We have loved each month’s recipe card revealing a fun new piece of the quilt puzzle! 
March’s box included Recipe for Block 12 as well as a Finishing Recipe Card! We made this quilt in all three sizes and just love how the bright solid shapes pop against the white and grey! If you aren’t a subscription member and want to get these fun patterns, you can purchase them here


You can see all of our Sew Sampler Box reveals on our YouTube Channel, as well as tons of fun tutorials! If you’re new to the Sew Sampler Box, don’t worry! You can sign up now to receive April’s little blue box packed full of goodies! We’ll be releasing Sew Sampler Series 2 in April, and we have a full year of quilty goodness planned for you! If you’re already a subscriber, no need to re subscribe! Your membership will carry over! Season 2 Recipe Cards will feature exclusive block designs by one of your FAVORITE designers!

Wednesday Special

Question: Can your stash ever have enough fabric? We think the answer is no! The best time to stock up on some of your favorite collections or some new prints you’ve been longing for is during a sale!

This week’s Wednesday special, is 25% off of all One Yard Bundles!

Be sure to use code “Yard25” at checkout to save! Not valid with other offers, one use per customer, offer expires Sunday, March 26, 2017.


Did you know that we have a Wednesday special EVERY week?! That’s right! Be sure to check our Facebook page every Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. CST for these deals!

Scrappy Project Planner Sew Along: Week 4

It’s Friday! Which means time for more Scrappy fun! This week, we’re featuring the Happy Trails Quilt from the Scrappy Project Planner by Lori Holt of Bee in my Bonnet! This is the 4th exclusive quilt in the Scrappy Project Planner! We have two more to show you! Don’t forget, you can only get these fun patterns when you purchase the planner, and we have plenty of fun accessories to deck out your organizer with! 
This quilt was so much fun! Some of our quilty friends wanted to get in on the Happy Trails Quilt, too! So grab your Scrappy Project Planner, your Scrappy Project Planner accessories, and check out this week’s bloggers!

Lori Holt

Sherri from A Quilting Life
Sinta from Pink Pincushion

Did you miss the first quilt pattern in the Scrappy Project Planner Sew Along? Check it out here! We have two more Fridays of Scrappy Project Planner quilty fun! Check back on Friday, March 3, 2017 for our next featured quilt! Be sure to share your project photos with us on social media, #scrappyprojectplanner #HappyTrailsQuilt @FatQuarterShop @BeeLori1.

2017 Valentine’s Day DIY

Roses are red,
Violets are blue,
Fat Quarter Shop would like to say,
Happy Valentine’s Day to you!

There’s nothing sweeter on Valentine’s Day than a gift that truly comes from the heart, and what better way to show your loved ones you care than with something made by hand? We have some adorable projects for you to whip up on this holiday, and our Valentine’s Day fabric selection is sure to spark your creative side!
http://www.fatquartershop.com/button-lovers-club/
Button Heart Throw Pillow
This free template features the precious pink hues from Just Another Button Company! This quick and easy project can be completely customized for anyone with so many fabric and button color options!
Heart’s Delight Makin’ It Cute
From Me and My Sister Designs, these templates are Fat Quarter Shop’s Notion of the Month (hint hint, 20% off)! Use these heart-shaped templates to embellish quilts, bags, scrapbooking projects, even headbands and apparel! When used alone, these make very quick and sweet Valentines for all of your friends! 

Hearts & Flowers Applique Block
From our fun Applique All Day series with Anne Sutton, this free Hearts & Flowers Block is the perfect project to practice your appliqueing with Aurifil 80 wt! This 6″ x 6″ block is a quick project that is sure to brighten anyone’s day!
Open Heart Quilt Pattern
More savings! This precious pattern is our pattern of the month (more savings for you)! By Lella Boutique, the rows of hearts across the Open Heart quilt top have our hearts bursting with love!
Kewpie Doll Kit
Are you looking for a Valentine’s Day project that can double as a childhood toy or momento? Look no further! This adorable Kewpie Doll Kit includes a Kewpie Love fabric panel to make 6 doll accessories and an 8″ Kewpie doll.
Are you in need of some more inspiration? One thing that we love about patterns is the ability to make them your own, or to fit the personality of your loved one! Check out some of our in-house Valentine’s Day projects with different interpretations of our free Color Of My Heart Pattern!
Wall hanging featuring Manderley mini charm packs (instead of charm squares as used in the pattern) by Franny and Jane for Moda Fabrics.
Wall hanging featuring Sundrops by Corey Yoder for Moda Fabrics on the left, Hey Dot by Zen Chic for Moda Fabrics in the middle, and Mini Muu Spring 2016 by Lecien on the right.
Valentine’s mini quilt featuring Kewpie Love by Riley Blake Designs.
Valentine’s Mini Quilt featuring Sleep Tight by Sarah Watts for Cotton + Steel.

Sweetie Pie Sew Along with Lori Holt

First, Lori Holt of Bee In My Bonnet stole our hearts with the Sew Cherry collection! Now, we’re lusting over the Sew Cherry 2 fabrics! We just can’t get enough of those stunning hues and darling prints!
Since we love all-things Sew Cherry, we decided to join in on the quilty fun of Lori Holt’s Quilt Along featuring the Sweetie Pie Quilt Kit! The kit includes the Sweetie Pie Quilt Pattern and 23.25 yards of Sew Cherry 2 fabric for the quilt top and binding.
Each month, Lori will be sharing tips and tricks every Monday for 8 weeks, starting today, for all of us to follow along with the Sweetie Pie quilt! We used the awesome Pie Ruler to make the first block!
If you’re looking for some tips with this ruler, check out our demonstration video!
We can’t wait to see what Lori brings us for the next block! Share your block progress with us on social media and be sure to keep track of your project with your Scrappy Project Planner and accessories!

Your One-Stop-Shop to EVERYTHING Holiday 2016!

 
Are you looking for the perfect gift for your favorite quilter, crafter, or sewist? Are you trying to put together a list of your most coveted items? Fat Quarter Shop is here to help! We’ve decked our halls and trimmed our tree – now see what’s under it!
We’ve put together the perfect gift guide to find that gift to make your loved one squeal with delight! Are you ready to get started? Simply choose your price range, or shop them all!
      
Plus we have a little early Christmas gift for you! Shop any of the items from our gift guide and get 10% off with the code GIFTS2016!
Excludes gift certificates. Not valid with other offers. Limit one use per customer. Expires 12/18/2016.
Already have some items in mind that you hope to see on Christmas morning? We have the perfect tool for you! Add items to your Wish List! Watch this video to find out how!

It’s that easy to let all of your friends and family know what you really want this year! Share your wish list between today and December 15, 2016, for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate! A winner will be selected and posted here on that day.

Starburst Jewel Series: Project 2

The Starburst Ruler by Creative Grids, designed by It’s Sew Emma, is designed to create unique blocks with zero paper piecing or fancy sewing skills needed.  We love this custom, unique ruler and we have the second project in our Starburst Jewel series to show you how to create perfect blocks every time for this fun project!
This adorable butterfly pillow featuring Desert Bloom by Sherri & Chelsi for Moda Fabrics is so sweet and whimsical, it looks like it could just fly away! The Starburst Ruler makes it so easy to cut out this free pattern, which you can download here!
We can’t wait to see more sweet little butterflies! Will you use Desert Bloom, or branch out and try a different fabric collection? Be sure to share your project photos with the hashtag #showusyourstarburst, and let us know which fabric you’re using! We love to see all of the different colors and prints work together!

If you need a helping hand with your Starburst Ruler, check out this helpful tutorial!



Did you miss the first project in our Starburst Jewel Series? Catch up here, and be on the lookout for next month’s project!