News to Use from RQ February 27th
Posted by KJCB on February 27, 2020
Just a reminder that we will be closing early this Saturday, February 29th at 2:00 p.m. If you're planning to stop in, don't wait until the end of the day as we will be closing two hours early! We'll be back to regular hours on Tuesday, March 3rd at 10:00 a.m.
This week's TBT collection is Not Your Garden Variety by Cindy Sepp for Quilting Treasures. Coral, green, and teal with black and white are found in this fun collection. Large quantities available of most prints...perfect for backings! Follow this link to the "Throwback Thursday" Sale page on the RQ website for all the details! On to the news...
Featured Future BOM
This stunning BOM project will not start until October 2020; however, we're taking sign-ups now! Rainbow of Jewels by Jason Yenter for In the Beginning Fabrics features both traditional piecing and applique techniques completed with a striking border print. The finished size is approximately 99 1/2" x 99 1/2". Rainbow Jewels is available as a 12-month BOM project or full kit. Preorder yours on the RQ website today!
BERNINA Leap Into Embroidery Sale
Starting this weekend is the BERNINA Leap Into Embroidery Sale. We have JAW DROPPING Gift With Purchase Bundles available on the B590, B790 PLUS, or B880 PLUS during this sale! Machine embroidery hoops, embroidery designs, BERNINA Software 8.2, and more included with the purchase of a new machine (free gifts vary by model). We'll have 60 months same as cash financing available February 28th - March 3rd for qualifying purchases. Stop in this week to test drive a new embroidery machine!
What's New at RQ
With the recent conclusion of the Tapestry BOM by Wing and a Prayer Designs, we've now listed the remaining yardage skus from the Tapestry collection on the RQ website. These pieces make great blenders for other projects or add make some pillowcases to match your Tapestry BOM quilt. Limited availability on some skus so don't wait to grab yours today!
We've just received three new extra wide backings from Quilting Treasures. Star Struck (top bolt) features red, white, and blue stars perfect for patriotic quilts. The next two prints are Speckles which are uneven polka dots or "speckles." A multi-colored dot on a blue background and a black dot on a white background could be used in a variety of projects. All three bolts are 108" wide for those really big projects!
Attention lovers of math and science! S.T.E.M. by Whistler Studios for Windham Fabrics is available at RQ. Sciene equipment, mathematical equations, geometric shapes, and numbers are found in this collection for those that love to learn. Many prints are available in a neutral color palette for low volume pieces in scrappy quilts.
RQ Machine Embroidery BOM Workshop
Have you ever been a member of any of our EBOM programs? Gotten overwhelmed in the middle? Couldn’t figure out how to put it together at the end? Had trouble choosing fabrics and thread and never even got started? (Trust me, we’ve been there too.)
LET RQ HELP!! In an effort to assist you in restarting these gorgeous projects we are hosting an EBOM workshop. On Sunday, March 15th, come with your machine, your supplies and your excited self and we will give you the impetus to get going again on your project. We will have the Pavilion Shelter House at Rossville Town Park open from 10 AM to 6 PM for a drop in and sew workshop day. Come for the whole time, or just a few hours. We ask for a $10 donation to help cover the cost of the room, but assistance is free for anyone who has an EBOM from RQ to work on!
Please call to sign up if you know you are coming. While dropping in is welcome, if we have an approximate number it will help us to better plan.
February 29th: Kimberbell ME Dealer Exclusives: Heart & Home Door Decor
February 29th: RQ Open Short Hours 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. CLOSING EARLY
March 7th: Block of the Month Meeting
March 10th: Quick Start Mastery Class for new BERNINA owners
March 12th or 14th: OESD School of Embroidery ME Applique
March 15th: EBOM Workshop: Current AND Past Participants welcome!
March 18th: QOV Sewing Day
March 21st: Quick Start Mastery Class for new BERNINA owners
Did You Know?
While we have many products listed on the RQ website, there are still items in our brick and mortar store that aren't found on the website. In particular many tools and notions are not currently available for online shopping. If you're ever looking for a particular item and don't see it on the RQ website feel free to send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or give us a call 765.379.2900 to check our inventory!