4th Anniversary Sale – March 1st

One Quilt Place 4th Anniversary SaleWe will be celebrating our 4th Anniversary!

One Day Only – Wednesday, March 1st
9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Wow how the time has flown by!

We are thinking about all things “4”
 
Let’s start with fat quarters!
We will have fat quarter bins sorted by color
Your choice of 4 for $10
That means they are only $2.50 each
 
Keep watching for information about the next
Special “4” in our SALE!

Big Announcement!

We’re Launching an Online Shop!

One Quilt Place Online Shop Coming SoonWe’ve often been asked by our shoppers if we sell our products online. Many of you come from out of town to visit One Quilt Place, and would like the ability to order online.

We’ve listened to your requests…

We’re excited to announce that in 2 weeks, on Friday September 2nd, we’ll be launching our NEW online shop! So mark you calendars…

September 2nd

Combined with our Anniversary Sale on Labor Day weekend, for the first time, you’ll be able to buy the products you love at OneQuiltPlace.com

We hope you’re as excited as we are!!!
Beverly & The Gals

One Quilt Place

Wildflowers All Around Shop Hop Winners!

This past weekend we had a phenomonal turnout at our Wildflowers All Around Shop Hop. Thank you for your support!

We are excited to announce the winners of our prizes…

Sewing Machine – Robert Ierien
One Quilt Place Cottage Weekend – Brenda Camarillo
Gift Basket – One Quilt Place – Joe Alonzo
Gift Basket – Blanco – Barbara Gray
Gift Basket – Oak Leaf – Christina Hoen
Gift Basket – Wimberley Stitch – Nelda McKeen
Gift Basket – Scrappy Quilter – Linda Byrom
Gift Basket – Debra Nicklaus
Gift Certificate – Blanco – Chris Daldry
Gift Certificate – Blanco – Rachel Parkman
Gift Certificate – One Quilt Place – Cindy Debouchet
Gift Certificate – One Quilt Place – Sheri Starbuck
Gift Certificate – Wimberley – Barbara Barnes
Gift Certificate – Wimberley – Joe Hoaglund
Gift Certificate – Oak Leaf – Eric Patenadue
Gift Certificate – Oak Leaf – Penny Stromberg
Gift Certificate – Scrappy – Valarie Garza
Gift Certificate – Scrappy – Danielle Fisher
Fat Quarter Bundle – Karen Boyle
Fat Quarter Bundle – Lee Laman

We had over 370 completed entries! Thanks again to everyone who came out.

Stay tuned for our upcoming “Fall Frolic”, October 1st – 3rd 2015.

Handi Quilter Education Event

We’re excited to announce next month’s
Handi Quilter Education Event!

 

Friday, April 17th  &  Saturday, April 18th

 

National & International Handi Quilter Educator

 

Linda Matteotti
Image of Linda Matteotti

 

Here are the four classes being offered:
Freehand Continuous Lines (3-hour class)
Friday,  April 17th 9am – 12pm
 
There’s no stopping. Create flowing designs by connecting simple design elements with continuous lines. Learn how to apply designs and fill
areas evenly, whether quilting edge to edge or in specific spaces. Plus, learn how to handle the machine for the best results.
 
Skills Featured:
  • Applying designs and fill space evenly
  • Handling the machine when quilting different designs
  • Dot-to-dot quilting
  • Various methods for connecting design elements
  • Making your own
    pantograph
Creative Textures and Fills (3-hour class)
Friday,  April 17th 1pm – 4pm
 
Once you learn rulers, you won’t want to miss this class. Fills are creative design elements used to quilt the background and empty spaces of a primary quilting or block design. Whether elegant, whimsical, structured, or meandering, there is a style to compliment every space.
 
Skills Featured:
  • Effects produced by variety of fill designs, in relation to primary design
  • Selecting appropriate fills to compliment design
    style
  • Scaling the fill design size appropriately
  • Evenly placing and spacing fills
  • Effectively using HQ Micro Handles
Sixteen Tips for Sweet Success (3-hour class)
Saturday,  April 18th 9am – 12pm
 
Do you want to quilt your own tops, but don’t have space for a longarm? Are you quilting now on a sewingmachine, but frustrated with the space and uneven stitches? Learn how the features of the HQ Sweet Sixteen®solve these problems, and discover handy tools for finishing quilts – large or small – with ease.
 
Skills Featured:
  • Basic machine features
  • Free-motion quilting
  • Stitch regulation
  • Using rulers for designs
  • Pattern application
Introduction to HQ Pro-Stitcher (3-hour class)
Saturday,  April 18th 1pm – 4pm
 
This class is not just for beginners. HQ Pro-Stitcher is an intuitive computer-guided quilting system designed especially for use with Handi Quilter longarm quilting machines. You do not have to be a techie to use the step-by-step functions, designed by quilters just like you. Whether you’re considering a quilting business or simply want to finish your own quilts, come see what elegant and
precise quilting is possible with HQ Pro-Stitcher.
 
Skills Featured:
  • Overview of basic features and menu
  • Working with
    built-in designs
  • Resizing and repeating a design to fit a specific area
  • Importing, saving and customizing designs
  • Cropping and nesting edge-to-edge designs
Class fees: $50 for first class
or 2 for $90
Class sizes are limited!
Please call the shop for more details and to register…
(830) 990-4140

 

 

Downton Abbey Tea Party Invitation!

downton abbey fabric

You’re are cordially invited to our

Downton Abbey Tea & Trunk Show

Saturday, January 31, 2015

3 Tea Times for your choosing:
10:30am, 1:00pm, 3:30pm

Tickets are $20.00

Special Guest Presentation,
Door Prizes, Gift Certificates, Surprises!

Hosted by One Quilt Place
Please call the shop for reservations.
Limited seating at each tea time!

830-990-4140

Moda Piece and Comfort Challenge 2015

Challenge Rules:

moda 2015 piece and comfort challenge, because of the brave

WHO: All quilters who would like to create a beautiful quilt to honor a military family in their circle of friends, the community, or the nation.

WHEN: Challenge begins January 1, 2015 thru March 31, 2015

• Challenge quilts will be displayed at local quilt shop April 6 – 18.
• Customers may vote for their favorites. Each shop’s Viewers’ Choice winner will receive a prize.
• A digital image of the Viewers’ Choice winner from each shop will be entered in Moda’s Piece and Comfort online quilt show.

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Congratulations to the VQG!!!

first place blue ribbonThe Vereins Quilt Guild takes 1st Place in the Group Category at the International Quilt Show in Houston. Our best to all who worked on this amazing quilt! Stop by our shop to see the poster (till the quilt gets back home) & buy raffle tickets to have a chance to win it at our quilt show in 2014!

QAT Shop Winners

Quilt Across Texas Winner of the Sunflowers Quilt - Darlene Brockway

Winner of our Sunflowers Quilt – Darlene Brockway

Congratulations to the winners from our shop in Region 4 of Quilt Across Texas!!!

Beverly presented our shops Sunflowers quilt to Darlene Brockway of Blanco.

Lisa Skouby of Magnolia will be receiving her quilt kit, it is already in the mail. She won “Stoney River” quilt kit from Stonehenge.

We had a great time last month, hope everyone enjoyed traveling across our great state for the Quilt Across Texas.

See you next year!

The 2-3-4 Road Trip!!!

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Image courtesy of TravelSmartBlog

Alright everybody, it’s almost time for another 2-3-4 Road Trip – starting tomorrow!!! We’re so excited to be a part of this fun tradition again, and you can find all of the details right here…

We’ll be sending out reminder emails and special promotions to those on our email list, so be sure to subscribe to the right. —>

2 Days – October 4-5, 2013

  • Scheduled Demonstrations at each shop at 10:00, 12:00, 2:00, & 4:00 each day
  • Shopping Hours: Friday & Saturday: 9:00am – 5:30 pm
  • Free Pattern and block fabric kit given at each shop for participation in the demo.
  • And of course, refreshments!

3 Roads

The drive between each of the 4 shops is just a little over 30 minutes, all along a scenic route through the Texas Hill Country that avoids city traffic.

  • Highway 16 to Fredericksburg
  • Highway 173 to Kerrville & Bandera
  • Highway 90 to Castroville

4 Shops

google map symbol a One Quilt Place
648 Post Oak Road
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
830-990-4140
www.OneQuiltPlace.com
google map symbol b Creations
1013 Main Street
Kerrville, TX 78028
830-896-8088
www.Creations-Online.com
google map symbol c Gone Quiltin’
1115 Cedar Street
Bandera, TX 78003
830-796-4360
www.GoneQuiltin.com
google map symbol d Fabric ‘n Friends
813 Paris Street
Castroville, TX 78009
830-931-0141
www.FabricNFriends.com

Texas Caviar Recipe

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Image courtesy of Chow

By popular request, here’s the recipe you’ve all been asking about from our Grand Opening by our fabulous caterer Dawn.

1 can black-eyed peas, drained and rinsed
½-3/4 cup Wishbone Italian Oil Dressing
1 can chopped chilies
¾ cup diced onion
½ cup diced green onions
1 jalapeno pepper, diced
1 oz pimento
1-1/2 teaspoon garlic salt and pepper to taste
Mix and serve with Fritos corn chips
Best if it sits overnight
Note: can add black beans, red beans