Blue Bar Quilts
Original quilt by Gael Boyd.
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Aurifil Thread Club 2019!

This week we are rolling out our Aurifil Thread Club 2019. Get started now with the case and a large spool of white thread for just $14.99. Beginning in January, fill your case with 12 more large spools for the discounted price of just $9.99 each; color and weight are your choice. You may fill in your case at your own pace, all at once or purchase one per month, as long as all 12 spools are purchased within the year.

Quantity is limited, only 30 in stock, so don’t wait! (No other discounts apply to initial case purchase or 12 spools.)

Makers Gallery Savings Coupon
Saturday thru Monday Only!

Save $5 Saturday, December 1 - Monday, December 3 -- on all Makers Gallery purchases of $25 or more. Mention coupon code ORNAMENT at checkout to activate your discount. This is a rare opportunity to save on locally handmade gifts, apparel and home decor items available in our Makers Gallery. New inventory is arriving every week so be sure to wander back to the gallery often for great gift ideas throughout this holiday season!

Blue Bar Quilts Gift Certificates now available online!

You can now purchase our gift certificates in your PJs. Just go to and click on Purchase a Gift Certificate in the navigation bar and you’ll go straight to our gift certificate page where you can purchase then print out a gift certificate.

No printer? No problem. Just bring in your gift certificate on your mobile device and we’ll be able to access it from there. Gift certificates purchased online will be stored in the customer history associated with the email address of the purchaser.

Featured Classes

Brimfield Block - An EPP Class

Instructor: Elizabeth Oner

Thursday, December 6

The Brimfield Block and Brimfield Star are inspired by orphaned antique quilt blocks from the Brimfield, Massachusetts Antique Flea Market. Done up in modern fabrics the design is brought back to life in a fresh, new way. This very popular block based EPP and applique motif stands on its own made into a cushion or medallion or make multiples for a whole quilt. Choose to do the original or star version (pictured).
Register for Brimfield Block

Paper Pieced Mariner's Star

Instructor: Maday Delgado

Tuesday, December 4

This beautiful paper pieced star will be sure to delight, as it is easy to sew with large and small details. The foundation paper provides a total of eight stars, with the largest at 19.5" which can be incorporated into a pillow or other projects. This is a great class for beginners and advanced sewists alike.
Register for Mariner's Star

Beginning Botanical Dyes - Build a Color Wheel

Instructor: Kipp Inglis

Saturday, January 5
Sunday, January 6
Saturday, January 12
Saturday January 19

Botanical dyes are ancient and making a decided comeback as a way to help create a safer, more sustainable environment for dyeing cloth. Learn to dye the three primary colors and then combine them to obtain secondary colors. Learn what natural dyes yield what colors and the steps necessary to obtain the best results.
Register for Mariner's Star

Jelly Roll Rug

Instructor: Maday Delgado

Sunday, December 9

This extremely popular project is hot! Learn to construct this area rug with a jelly roll or two and batting strips. Maday will walk you through the steps to completing your own unique rug to decorate your space or give as a gift.
Register for Jelly Roll Rug

Dancing Diamonds Gem Bag

Instructor: Tara Curtis

Saturday, January 12

This class takes you through the steps to make the Gem Bag pattern, which uses the Dancing Diamonds Art quilt and turns it into a stunning, sophisticated tote bag. Becoming an art quilter is within reach for any sewist with this new technique by Plum Easy Patterns. Use your stash and create something gorgeous from seemingly useless little scraps. Finished size: 15.5"w x 13.5"h x 6.5"d
Register for Dancing Diamonds

Barn Quilt Painting

Instructor: Maday Delgado

Tuesday, December 4

Choose from one of 30 block patterns. Maday will prepare and draft the design on a 24" square board for you and all you have to do is choose your colors and paint! All paints, brushes and supplies are included. Your finished piece is appropriate for indoor or outdoor display. One painter per prepared board, please.
Register for Barn Quilt Painting

Paint Pouring 102

Instructor: Cheryl Schenck

Tuesday, December 4

Expand your paint pouring horizons with two new techniques, tree ring and string pull pours. You'll go home with two 8"x 10" unique paintings.
Register for Paint Pouring 102

New Fabrics

We have new fabrics from Dashwood Studio, a small UK design house set up in 2013 with one simple aim: to bring you innovative, contemporary fabrics that will challenge and inspire your creative soul.

Emi and the bird tells the sweet tale of little cat, Emi and her best friend, a small bird, and how the two spend their time playing in the garden. A palette of soft autumnal colors creates a playful, gentle story about an unlikely friendship.
Emi and the bird
Emi and the bird
Emi and the bird
These two beautiful Dashwood pinwale corduroys are 58” wide. They are extremely soft and have a lovely drape, they would even make a unique and cozy quilt back.
CORD 1351 C
See you in the shop this weekend!

-Gael 🌸
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