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Hit the Jelly Roll Jackpot with National Sew a Jelly Roll Day!

We’ve been waiting for another reason to open up a fresh new Jelly Roll from its package… and each year we hit the creativity jackpot with National Sew a Jelly Roll Day!

Moda Fabrics has officially made the third Saturday of September National Sew a Jelly Roll Day! If you ever needed a reason to unroll one of those perfect little bundles of 2.5″ strips and get to sewing, THIS is the day. All you have to do is tear open a Jelly Roll and create something with it! If you’re not sure what to make, read on to learn about our new #JellyRollJackpot competition and a special coupon.

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Jelly Roll Jackpot Challenge

What can you make with a Jelly Roll? Kimberly put her creativity to the test by making a quilt with just one Jelly Roll in an afternoon.

If you’d like to try this yourself, check out the Jelly Roll Jackpot challenge for a chance to win a 6-month subscription to Fat Quarter Shop’s Moda Jelly Roll Club. Find all the contest details in the description box of the video.

Jelly Roll Tutorials

Besides this year’s challenge, we have a whole playlist of FREE Jelly Roll tutorials, from tablerunners to all sizes of quilts. It includes some of our favorite Shortcut Quilts, like Jelly Roll Jam, Jelly Roll Slice, Jelly Roll Railway, and more!

Save 20% off Jelly Rolls

In honor of this jelly roll extravaganza, we have a Jelly Roll Day Sale for you! Save 20% OFF select Jelly Rolls & 2.5″ Strips. The coupon is not combinable with other offers. Excludes sale items, pre-orders, and clubs. Other exclusions may apply. Can not be retroactively applied to previous orders. Expires September 19th, 2021 at 11:59 PM CST.

Share with #NationalJellyRollDay

We hope we’ve given you some inspiration to unroll a Jelly Roll and get sewing today. Share your projects with us on social media with #nationaljellyrollday and #fqsfun so we can see and share your work!

Happy Quilting!


  1. Love Jelly Rolls. I use them in quilts for the grandkids all the time. Sure want to give this a try.

  2. Been working for two days on my jelly roll quilt! Can’t wait to get it done and post it for entry! Thanks for the chance to win! ❤️