2015 Cabin Fever Shop Hop


Our bus will take you to all the stores in one day on Thursday, February 12, 2015. The cost of the bus is $42 (plus $10 for your passport). Don’t miss a spot on the bus — gather your friends and get your seats soon!!

Food for Thought

15th  Anniversary Cabin Fever Shop Hop
February 12-14, 2015

2015 cabin fever quilt sm

Thursday, February 12 & Friday, February 13, 2015 — 9 am to 7 pm
Saturday, February 14, 2015 — 9 am to 5 pm


$300 Store Bonus Bucks
2 — Second Prizes: $100 Store Bonus Bucks
3 — Third Prizes: $50 Store Bonus Bucks

Hourly Door Prizes
Individual Store Prizes

Passports $10
On Sale Now
Purchase in 2014 and enter the drawing to win $10 gift certificate to each store for the shop hop. 

Support The American Red Cross

Five stores are joining forces to raise awareness and funds for people in need. Donate canned goods at each store for an extra hourly door prize ticket.


Enjoy all the advantages:
Hourly door prizes at each store.
Individual store prizes. For every $10. spent, 1 chance to win goes in the drawing.
Donate canned goods to help the hungry for an additional door prize at each store.
Purchase a passport in 2014 for a chance to win a $10. gift certificate to use at each store during the hop.
Pick up your FREE commemorative log cabin pin at the first stop on the hop.
The 15th anniversary progressive quilt is specially designed with our signature log cabin blocks.
 The computer picture shows the aqua and brown colors, but check back to see the  actual quilt when it is posted to appreciate the gorgeous Jinny Beyer saturated colors.
A tutorial will show how simple it is to construct.  Quilt is 60″ x 84″ without borders.
Kits will be $10 at each store, a $40 discount off the total retail cost!
Sign up now, don’t miss out.
Check your local shop for bus schedules.
We are announcing another chance to celebrate our 15th anniversary
August 6-8, 2015
We will be hosting another shop hop.
Festival of Holidays 
Small holiday projects will be sold at each shop.
Buy as many as you like.
Use for yourself or for gifts.
Receive the wire hanger with the purchase of the passport.
Passports will be on sale during the February Hop, while they last.
More details will be posted later about the projects, sales, prizes and buses.



The Stitchery
1129 E. Grand River Ave, Promenade Plaza, Howell, MI 48843
The Stitchery Map Link

Linda’s Country Quilts
3058 N. State Rd., F, Davison, MI 48232
Linda’s Map Link

Jennifer’s Quilt Shop
149 North Howell Street, Pinckney, MI 48169
Jennifer’s Map Link

Fabric Affair
4928 John R Rd., Troy, MI 48085
Fabric Affair Map Link

Guildcrafters Quilt Shop
2600 W. 12 Mile Rd., Berkley, MI 48072
Guildcrafters Map Link


New Kits

We have been absent for awhile, have you noticed? We have been very busy preparing for the Quilters Showcase in Birch Run and our Pumpkin Patch Shop Hop so we have not been able to post all of our new projects. Those events are past and we now have all the new quilts and projects displayed in the store. Here they are….


20141007-122649.jpgI Spy packets available. All white background packs are $16 with 24- 6 1/2″ squares. Multi colored pack has 49- 6 1/2″ squares and includes the pattern to make the I Spy Match Game quilt shown. Not only can kids find items, they can also find the match as all fabrics are scattered twice within the quilt. Multi colored pack is $32.


Adorable animals on this kids quilt or wall hanging, 40″x43″, $26.



Sweet little boy baby quilt with adorable teddy bears measuring 34″x40″. $29.


Fun, urban looking house kit with blacks, greys, and whites. We created a little Christmas twist to the pattern by adding some holiday prints and wreathes on the doors. Quilt kit includes the pattern, $58. Pattern only, $9.



20141007-125608.jpgColorful Life Saver kits come with either a red or blue background and include a wide variety of Kaffe Fasset designer prints that make the rings. Quilt measures 72 x 90. Pattern included, $98. Ric rac trim packs sold separately for $17.

20141007-130437.jpgWhimsical quilt sure to bring a smile!
Kit with pattern $39. 21″x 57″


20141007-131037.jpg34″x 50″ Christmas tree wall hanging, $42. Celebrate Christmas book required for pattern, $26.99.


20141007-134858.jpgHave fun mixing prints from a layer cake. Pattern included with layer cake package. $39.


20141007-135525.jpgThis quilt is actually easier than it looks. Uses a 60 degree ruler for easy cutting. Kit includes pattern and is $98. Size of quilt is 70″ x 90″.


20141007-140010.jpg55″ x 77″ quilt kit with pattern included.


20141007-140313.jpgSuper easy!!! Uses a layer cake and a charm pack from the Lexington line by Minick and Simpson for Moda. Pattern included. Quilt is 45″ x 63″ without borders. Several bolts available in the store to choose borders. $56.


20141007-141224.jpgFat quarters make up this pretty grey, green and pink quilt. Simple construction using Building Blocks pattern. Fat quarter bundle for quilt is $44. Accent border not included. Pattern sold separately.








20141007-141936.jpgVarious patterns and kits that are fun to do, ranging in price from $5- $24. Add some seasonal flair to your home or make a gift for someone special.



20141007-142416.jpg Adorable wool pincushions. Patterns, $6. Kits, $14.



20141007-142706.jpg Beautiful fall mosaic tablerunner. Only 5 kits left and October just started! Kits are $23 and require the book “Set the Table”.


20141007-143136.jpg Many color options have been kitted to make this simple quilt. Also known as the “racing strip”or ” 30 minute quilt”, it can be completed in an afternoon. Kits are $46-$49.


20141007-143726.jpgMaking the blocks in this quilt uses the Flying Geese ruler ($24) which produces accurate geese units with no waste. Interesting method, everyone should give it a try. Bundle of fabrics with pattern for 56″ x 77″ quilt, $42. White background and borders not included.


20141007-144455.jpgLuscious green and purply-pinks are combined to make Tulsa Town. This fresh colored kit provides all fabric for front, priced at $69 with pattern.


20141007-145746.jpgThis stunning quilt has been one of our most popular kits requiring a second cutting. However, that’s the last of our fabric so when the kits are gone it is done!!! Graphic script fabric with months of the year correlate perfectly with our original design of trees thought the season.

Paint Apron


20141007-120950.jpgThis bib apron is made using fabrics designed by Carrie Bloomston. Reversible with woven fabric and pocket on one side and paintbrushes on the other. Kit with pattern, $26.

Moonglow Kits

20141007-115536.jpgThis kit is 49″x 58″, pattern included and comes packaged in a large jar that can be later used to catch fireflies! $52.
Only 3 left.


2014 Pumpkin Patch Shop Hop Winners!

Thanks to all who participated in the 2014 Pumpkin Patch Shop Hop! We hope you all had as great a time as we did!!

Without further ado, here are the winners:
Becky Ruehle, Ferndale – $300
Shirley Winter, S Rockwood – $100
Donna Busch, Northville – $100
Theresa Mitorag, Garden City – $50
Nancy Michalak, Farmington Hills, – $50

Individual store winners:

Kathy Blomquist, Quilters Patch
Debbie Behrendt, The Stitchery
Barb Lucas, Jennifer’s Quit Shop
Barb Haywood, Material Girls
Darlene Rowley, Sew What
Sherlene Asterson, Guildcrafters

Cotton +Steel Is Here Plus Much More!




Our Cotton + Steel order has arrived! We have the entire collection of cottons on the bolt and have lots of fat quarters cut.


We also have the August tablerunner kits ready for you as well. This lovely runner is very versatile and is 120″ long as kitted. You can make this one shorter. You can make it shorter and double the width with two rows of blocks. You can make a shorter runner and make some matching placemats. The kit is $29 and requires the book Set the Table which we’ve been using for all of our monthly kits. We also have precut backings for $17.50.


Also new is our Rainbow’s End quilt kit. This lovely quilt finishes to approximately 53″ x 64″. The kit includes all fabric for the top (including binding) and the pattern for $52.


Finally for today, we have our Stacks of Thimbles quilt. This fresh, pretty quilt finishes to 50″ x 56″. The kit includes all fabrics for the top as well as a color pattern for $48.

We have lots more new fabrics and quilts in the store! Stop in for some fresh inspiration today!

2014 Pumpkin Patch Shop Hop

Pumpkin Patch Shop Hop 2014
October 2, 3, 4, 2014
9 am-7 pm all 3 days
$5 Passports on sale NOW 

Quilters Cash Grand Prizes
Completed passports turned in to any shop will enter the passport holder into the drawings for quilters cash cards.  They can be spent at any one of  the participating shops for any in stock merchandise, no purchase necessary. Individual prizes will also be drawn from each participating shop, no purchase necessary.
All passport holders will receive a FREE quilt pattern just for visiting the shop, no purchase necessary.
Don’t miss the great sales at every shop, various specials and discounts.
Ride the bus for even more fun.  It’s cheaper than a tank of gas and leave the driving to us.
Call your local shop for bus schedules. 

Progressive Project 2014
All shops will provide a packet of pre-cut 5″ Batik strips. Cost to be announced.
Each shop will provide a different color group of four various shades from light to dark.  The collective group of fabrics can make any one of the quilts shown at each shop.  The strips can be used for any jelly roll or charm square pattern.  Our “free pattern” quilts will be posted as they are finished.

Participating shops:

Guildcrafters Quilt Shop, Inc.
2600 West Twelve Mile Road, Berkley, MI 48072

The Material Girls LLC
1850 Grindley Park, Dearborn, MI 48124

Sew What
144 Sycamore Street, Wyandotte, MI 48192

The Quilt Patch

112 North Evans Street, Tecumseh, MI 49286

Jennifer’s Quilt Shop
149 North Howell Street, Pinckney, MI 48169

The Stitchery
1129 East Grand River Avenue, Howell, MI 48843