Category Archives: Books

December 19, 2014

Finding Inspiration

By Edie McGinnis I am a quilter. I work with cotton and thread, sometimes wool. I love the way cotton fabric feels, especially when it has the silky texture and finish of well-made, tightly woven goods. Color intrigues me. In my opinion, color and color placement make the quilt. It is the difference between a Continue Reading

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December 18, 2014

Bobbins’ Bargains Takes a Literary Turn

This week, Mrs. Bobbins is offering inspiration from some of America’s great poets. She is always one to find a good deal out there in the quilt world. Now she brings her amazing talents to you … with her weekly Bobbins’ Bargains! Every Thursday, Mrs. Bobbins will select one of our books and offer it Continue Reading

December 14, 2014

California Shop Owner Q&A: Laurie Perez, Quilts and Things

To begin the second week of our Warehouse-on-Wheels sale in California, we’re visiting with a shop owner who thought owning a quilt store would be a temporary endeavor. A dozen years later, Laurie Perez  is part of our special sale at six quilts shops in California, with 30 great books as much as 75 percent off. Continue Reading

December 11, 2014

Bobbins’ Bargain Steeped in Tradition

This week, Mrs. Bobbins offers you a valuable piece of quilting history. She is always one to find a good deal out there in the quilt world. Now she brings her amazing talents to you … with her weekly Bobbins’ Bargains! Every Thursday, Mrs. Bobbins will select one of our books and offer it to Continue Reading

December 9, 2014

California Shop Owner Q&A&: Linda Williams, The Nimble Thimble

To celebrate our Warehouse-on-Wheels sale in California, we’re talking with the participating shop owners to find out how they got started, why their shops are special and what changes they’ve seen in quilting. Our special sale at five quilts shops in California continues through Dec. 21, with books as much as 75 percent off! We Continue Reading