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Holiday Quilt Cutoff is October 1st
Get your quilts in now before Ellen has her hands full!
Drop a quilt off by October 1st and we will guarantee you will have that quilt back in time for holiday gift giving this year. 

CALL NOW to make an appointment - 727-935-1739 #1

In October we are anticipating a 7 week turnaround.
Right now we are already 5 weeks!
The earlier you get your quilt in the sooner you will get it back.
Prepare Your Backing Appropriately!

For quilts 60" and Smaller
Backing must be 4" wider on all 4 sides.

For quilts 60" and Wider:
Backing must be 6" wider on all 4 sides


Is your backing a single fabric or too close to the size of the top? Sew on scrap fabrics to the sides to get the proper width and length. We can center the quilt to your fabric and still have enough to put it on the frame.

We love selvages on backs, don't cut these off!
Selvages are straight edges which makes it easier for us to load.

If you are unsure if your backing has a straight edge,
snip and rip along the grain to get a straight edge. 
Batting we have available for you to purchase:
  • Cotton Select
  • Cotton Select White
  • Cotton Request - a thinner cotton
  • 80/20 - 80% Cotton, 20% poly
  • Poly Select
  • Poly Request - a thinner poly
  • Poly Select Black - for your dark background quilts
  • Wool - **NEW offering, Quilters Dream Wool
  • Puff - **NEW offering, 1/3" loft. Twice as warm as Poly batting

We also carry Hobbs Cotton Wool blend for those that want a lighter quilt but still the gorgeous puff of texture.
Join us for National Jelly Roll Day!
Class Saturday, September 17th. 9:30am to 3pm
Our online class is filling up and we want to fill up our classroom too! Join Becky and MK for this fun strip quilt. Learn a looped strip technique to quickly create this quilt.

It's going to be a party with a few prizes thrown in too.

Register Now for only $15!
Love MK's jelly roll choice? That is the Gelato Ombre jelly roll, get it now!
We have upped our precut game!
Come in to the shop to see all of the jelly rolls that are in for National Jelly Roll Day.
We have batik, cotton, and holiday jelly rolls.
Or shop for Precuts Online.
Open Saturdays in October!
10am to 2pm
MK Quilts Classes - In Studio
Learn something new and register for classes now!
Yellow Brick Road
Thursday, September 22nd - 10am to 3pm $25

In this beginner class, learn to accurately cut fabric in this fat quarter friendly pattern. It looks like a scrap quilt but is all about how you position the block.
Stepping Stones
Friday, September 23rd - 10am to 3pm  $25

Perfect for jelly rolls, learn to create strips sets and see how offsetting the strips creates the design of the quilt.
Beginner Quilting with Becky
Saturdays, Oct 1st, 8th, 15th - 10am to 2pm $45

Learn to quilt with Becky as she takes you through the whole process. Starting with choosing fabrics and cutting, proper piecing, pressing and seam allowance, quilting your top and even binding to finish it off.
Christmas Celebration Tree Skirt
Friday, Oct 14, 21, Nov 4 - 10am to 3pm  $120

Join Certified Instructor Ann Troutman in making a Christmas Tree Skirt that will become an heirloom to be enjoyed year after year.
Decorum 
Saturday, Nov 5th & 19th - 10am to 2pm  $30
Perfect for beginners, learn accurate piecing and row techniques in this class.
Mystery Quilt - Local and Virtual
Friday, November 25th - 9:30am to 4:30pm  $20

Join the Dynamic Duo in our 3rd Annual Mystery Quilt. We will give clues through out the day so you will have a brand new quilt by the finish. New this year: multiple layout options and no specialty ruler needed. **Local is full, join us online!
Judy Niemeyer Quilt Fan? Save the Dates!
  • Northern Star Table Topper - January 13th
  • Fractured Star Quilt - January 20, Feb 3, 17
  • Judy Niemeyer Technique of the Month - Starting in March. 
We continue to hear "I didn't know you were here!"
Please share this newsletter with your quilt friends, guilds, and groups.
Let them know where to get the best fabrics at the best prices in town!
Store Hours
Monday - Friday // 10:00 - 4:30 
Come anytime during store hours to shop.
Please call ahead to make quilt-drop appointments
Shop online 24/7:  http://shop.mkquilts.com

38565 US Hwy 19 N.; Palm Harbor, FL 34684
727-935-1739
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