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Service Opportunities
Quilts of Valor
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
December 30th

Ryan's Case for Smiles
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
December 21st

If you can't make it to a sewing day, drop off finished pillowcases and we'll get them to the children who need them!
Smokin' Needles Quilt  Group
meets at Crafty Threads
the first Monday of the month @ 6:30 pm.

Next meeting is 
December 5th, 2016

All are welcome!

My house is getting less FULL!

So I continue to post stuff here until it's all gone...

Custom made set of 
Cubby holes!

This held wool pieces at the store.  Handmade by my dad!
Double sided!
Each cubby hole is 5"x8.5"x5"

30 bags of swarovski crystal
$125 retail value
All yours for $60
email Barb - 

First come, first served...

Happy Thanksgiving week!
Be thankful!

Enjoy this weeks edition
What's Stitchin'!
Quiltworx patterns!
Did you know??
Crafty Threads carries over 110 Quiltworx patterns?   WOW!
Check the web to see then all!

Vintage Rose 
2017 Technique of the Month

The queen version is 96"x96" 

The wallhanging is 74"x74
This colorway will soon be a KIT available at Crafty Threads!

Vintage Rose will be available January 2017
New Pattern
Dragon Star!

Newest design from Quiltworx

65" x 65"

Want to color this
 (or one of 14 other quilts)

Call Barb and set up an appointment to play in the newest quilt coloring APP - Quiltster.  
Try it before you buy it.  I'll demo and then let you play.  
Print out your colorway and fabric requirements for your own, unique version of some of Quiltworx most popular patterns.
Donations needed
In need of YARN!
Several charities in the area are in need of yarn donations.

If you have yarn to donate,
bring it to the studio and 
I'll get it to the charities!

Thank you!
Work on Judy

Bring your UFO's, set up your machine, and get 2 days of uninterrupted sewing!

Barb will be your 
Certified Instructor for any 
help you need!

What will you be piecing?

2 days
Tuesday & Wednesday
12/6 & 12/7
from 10-5
Snacks included
Newest Technique of the Month!
Coming to Crafty Threads
January 2017

This is my colorway of this beautiful quilt. 
The swag border just
takes my breath away!

Here is another colorway - 
the possibilities are ENDLESS!

Piece this beautiful quilt in 7 classes beginning Saturday, February 25th, 2017
Reserve your seat!
Only 2 seats left !  
$50 deposit reserves your spot!
(Every other Saturday, starts 2/25/17, 3/11, 3/25, 4/8, 4/22, 5/6, & 5/20)

You can purchase this pattern when it is published January 2017 from
Certified Shops
Certified Instructors

Crafty Threads is the only
Tampa Bay area Certified Shop and 
Barb Linares is also a 
Certified Instructor !  

See my bio here:

Now booking classes for 2017
and the calendar is filling fast!

As a Certified Instructor, I can teach outside of my studio. Have your guild or favorite quilt shop contact me for more information!
Talk to Largo Cracker Quilters, Suncoast Quilting Circle, Quilters in the Pines, and the West Broward Quilt Guild for references! 
Teaching soon at Orlando Castle Quilters.
Studio Hours

Barb is NOT in the St udio
this week...
Happy Thanksgiving!

Crafty Threads Sewing Studio
13976 W. Hillsborough Avenue

Corner of Race Track Rd. & Hillsborough Ave.
Across from Lowe's and Cracker Barrel.
Trunk Show!
The latest quilt in the
 Judy Niemeyer/Quiltworx
trunk show is  
Garden Guests

51"x51" GREAT Beginner project!
Super simple paper piecing with a touch of applique.

20% off the pattern while the quilt is hanging in the studio!
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and other fun information in the 
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 and stitches,


Barb Linares 
Crafty Threads,LLC