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Start Simply Jelly Rolls on National Sew a Jelly Roll Day!

Our passion for crafting with Jelly Rolls knows no bounds. National Sew a Jelly Roll Day allows us to dive into our cherished precuts while pushing our creative boundaries, making it the perfect time to start our Jelly Roll-themed sew along!

For those who might not be aware, Moda Fabrics has formally designated the third Saturday of September as the official National Sew a Jelly Roll Day! If you’ve ever found yourself hesitating to unfurl a bundle of those 2.5″ fabric strips that have been hiding away, well, look no further – this is the day you’ve been waiting for to unroll something new!

Sew A Jelly Roll Day

Grab a Jelly Roll and join us on Saturday, September 16 at 2 PM CT for Sew a Jelly Roll Day! You read that right – our first-ever Saturday Livestream! Kimberly will host a trunk show for Simply Jelly Rolls Quilt Book and a live tutorial of Block 1 to get the Simply Jelly Rolls Quilt Along started.

Simply Jelly Rolls Quilt Along

This quilt along, running from September 16 to October 27, 2023, celebrates the beauty of Jelly Rolls and features blocks from the Simply Jelly Rolls book. The result? A stunning row quilt that will make your quilting heart sing!

Visit the Simply Jelly Rolls Quilt Along supplies page to gather all your materials. Don’t worry if you haven’t done so yet, it’s never too late to start! Be sure to bookmark the page, as it will be your go-to resource for finding each release during the Simply Jelly Rolls Quilt Along.

Save 20% off Jelly Rolls

To sweeten the deal, Fat Quarter Shop is having a sale for you in honor of this sew along and National Sew a Jelly Roll day! Use coupon code JR23 to save 20% OFF select Jelly Rolls and 2.5″ strips. This 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 18th, 2023 at 11:59 PM CST.

Who is Sewing Along?

We invited some friends to join us, and they’re sharing their progress along the way! You can follow them on social media for inspiration and tips.

More Jelly Roll Patterns

Looking for more Jelly Roll Patterns? Check out our FREE Jelly Roll tutorials. Included are some of our favorite Shortcut Quilts, like Jelly Roll Jam, Jelly Roll Slice, Jelly Roll Railway, and more!

You can find our projects celebrating National Sew a Jelly Roll Day from past years in the 2022 and 2021 blog posts!

Join Us & Share!

We hope you’re excited to celebrate National Sew a Jelly Roll Day today! Share your Jelly Roll projects with us on social media with #NationalSewAJellyRollDay.

Right-click to download and share on social media, so everyone knows you’ll be sewing along!

You can also keep up with us and the Simply Jelly Rolls Quilt Along by following the hashtag #SimplyJellyRollsQAL. Share your quilt along progress with this hashtag, and be sure to tag @fatquartershop, for chances to win FQS gift cards along throughout the QAL!

Happy Quilting!

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  1. Thank you for leading this sew-along. Each quilt in the book series is so inviting and easy that I find it hard to go at the scheduled pace, I want to jump ahead and have two or three projects in the works at the same time.

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