The Sewing Basket
The Sewing Basket Newsletter                    July 6, 2016
We hope you had a relaxing and safe Fourth.  We also want to let you know that we have a Row by Row Winner.  Look at the fun rows that she has put together for her quilt.  We would love to see your completed Row by Row quilt when you get them finished so please come in and show us yours when you complete it.  Remember that Row by Row continues through September 6th. These are a couple of the Row by Row fabrics available for use with your rows. Did you notice that she has the road map fabric in her border?  Stop in and get your Row by Row fabric before it is gone.
July Machine Specials
Trade in ANY sewing machine
ANY BRAND, ANY CONDITION and receive $4000 trade-in allowance toward the purchase of a NEW Designer Epic plus $1000 in accessories of your choice plus 0% financing for 60 months.  Offer valid July 1-31, 2016.  Get your new Epic today!
New Fabrics!
Check out these cute new prints from Paintbrush Studios called "Sweetness".  They would be perfect for the young girl in your life to make a dress, pillowcase or quilt.  Very bright and cheerful.  Stop in to see these.
New Book!
New from That Patchwork Place titled "Modern Heritage Quilts".  You'll discover how to give your favorite blocks a scrappy, modern look with elegant and up-to-date versions of time-tested quilt designs.  Learn a bit about the history behind each block, too.  Included are tips for using color and negative space along with handy hints that will help you better understand what makes a scrap quilt successful.

Barbara Bork
The Sewing Basket
Summer Sewing
Look what we have been busy with at the store.  Week 1, class 1, 6 young girls finished with their pillows.  Watch next week for another picture from week 1, class 2.
Software Class
Saturday, July 9 at 9:30
Did you know that you can set up a personalized thread database with the thread colors and thread types that you have in your inventory?  The Create Express and the Color Tone tool will match the original default colors of a design to the best option from the colors in the personalized thread database you have created.

New Owners' Class 
Saturday, July 9 at 11:30

In the new owners' class you will be working with Omnimotion stitches this month in both sewing and embroidery mode.