Sunday, July 31, 2011

Karen's Away at Convention "Lets have a Sale"

It's the perfect time of the year to take a sewing supply inventory.. before the fall sewing season begins.
And the "Karen's Away Sale" will help you save on supplies. 

  • Like .. Scissors,  Rotary Blades ( how is yours cutting?) Cutters..   25% off. 
  • All hoops.. 25% 
  • All Accu-quilt Products 25 % off
  • All Thread Stands.. Save 25% off  Have you been thinking about adding one of these to your sewing table.
  • All Needles and Bobbins...20% off. Check your Bobbins or do you need some pre-wounds?  Needles. thinking of some double needle projects or do you just need some new embroidery? 
  • Books.. and Patterns Oh yes they are on sale too.  Why not view the Sale/ Coupon Flyer and get all the scoop..
Print off the Flyer , bring it in to the Store.. and join in the Karen's Away Sale.

Don't forget.. on Monday we will be announcing NEWS from the Brother Sewing Machine Convention Floor. Check the Blog regularly.. We will also send out  "followers" email as news comes in. 

If you would like to spend some time gaining Creative Grids knowledge.. We have a collection of HOW TO VIDEOS in our  expanding section of Notions on the Heyde Site..  Click Here To View 

Isn't it interesting .. how the poll numbers are running? Did you share your favorites yet?  

Stay cool .. and Sew Much
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Wednesday, July 27, 2011


The Brother best gets better in September! Multi-needle embroidery gets amazing new enhancements.

Introducing expert embroidery! Can you guess which machine will grace our embroidery family this September?
Learn more August 1st, test drive mid-August or early September! Follow our Blog for more information

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Last Day for July Quilt in Red Club

Red Quilt Club Selections for August will be available around the 15th of the month. Here is the PES file for the 2 inch applique heart which goes with the July Folder of the RED QUILT CLUB
Click and then save the file to your computer. 

Be sure to click the Current Promotions button on the right side of the blog for Specials.. coupons valid until July 31, 2011

New Fabric in from Pand B  Envisions..  Click here for the PDF File for a unique Quilt Pattern..  We have the full line of this collection. It's a shame that you can't see the gold metallic that runs through this soft cotton in the photo. It is beautiful fabric.. What would you make?  

Think blankets and throws... Minky 40% off .. just added to the clearance shelves.. You will also see a new selection of small prints that just went on clearance..

Friday, July 22, 2011

Linus Project Warm Wishes Pattern

Warm Wishes was first introduced in 2000 as the quilt for Project Linus Make-a-Blanket Day. Numerous Warm Wishes quilts have been distributed to children in need of comfort. Strip piecing helps the quilt go together in no time.
Download Warm Wishes free pattern.Free Pattern

Monday, July 18, 2011

Red Quilt Club. FREE each month.

There is still plenty of time( until July 25th) to pop into the store with your Zip Drive in hand and get the FIRST Installment of The Red Quilt Club.  A folder filled with patterns and PES files to begin your collection of RED Quilt Projects. 

We shared the Graphic picture of the quilts in the first packet..  Here is a photo of the Cat in a Corner Quilt ( the one in your July folder) done in White on White.. with embellishments. 

The Combination of White on White fabrics make up the fabric selection in this sample..The Center of each block can be made with 1 of your 21 PES files included in the folder. 
The PES embroidery files fit the 5 x 7 hoop and consist of 21 embroidery applique hearts.  20 different "heart sayings" and one plain heart applique. 

Remember this PES Heart Designs included in the July folder can be used year round.. it's a fine addition to your Machine Embroidery Pattern.. and for the next 7 days it's Free.

We know it's steamy outside.. but it's cool.. soooo cool in the store. You can browse through all of our latest stock.. while we load up your BUZZ DRIVE STICK FREE with this months RED QUILT CLUB PATTERNS.. 

We are updating the Heyde Web Site and want to thank you for your patience as we complete the site project.. the following are a few of the new places to visit.. 

You can always find our current promotions on the Web.. by clicking Current Promotions Tag on the side bars of either the Web or Blog.

We have gathered the latest videos being produced by Brother into easy to find galleries..   Like this latest one on PE Design..   Would you like to know more about Embroidery Digitizing Software... here is an intuitive video introduction.. Click here for PE Software Introduction..

Plus a Great New zipper tutorial .. Travel Case over at SEW4Home this morning

Watch our Web Site Grow... let us know how we are doing. 
Web site suggestions can be E-mailed to  or you can leave a comment below is you have any comments or suggestions. 

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Zip Drives Ready? It's time for FREE Red Quilts..

Some of you have probably heard about the new Year Long.. Red Quilt Program that Heyde is participating in for the next year..  This series was designed to spotlight Women's Heart Health.  Is Everyone Ready ?

Each Month.. Bring in your zip drive to Heyde.. during the Monthly Red Heart Promotion Period and we will load it with patterns and directions for at least 2 quilts every month.
The July Pack includes the following.

1. Full Quilt pattern with instructions.. called Cat in the Corner.  This is a patchwork easy and quick.. 
2. For the above pattern we are including 21 digitized hearts applique PES Files with sayings. There is one heart for each center square. Plus a blank applique heart for more options..
3. One Quilt pattern called Hearts Entwined..  it's a 46 x 46 that includes piecework and hand embroidery.. 
4.THE master pack of paper patterns for embroidery that will be used throughout this series..

The photo above shown is Red and White.. but we have a sample in the store of white on white.. with pink flowers and hearts to show you just one option that can be done with THE JULY RED QUILT PATTERN PACK.. 

It doesn't get much easier than this..  Great Patterns.. Bonus Stuff.. and FREE.

Ready... Don't forget your Zip Drive !!  We will transfer your July Red Quilt Pattern Pattern Pack to it while you are shopping.. The July Packet is FREE.. for the next 10 days.  Don't delay just plan a trip in and begin this year long quilt pattern collection. 

Remember.. that thread is currently ON SALE  buy 2 get one free. That includes all the REDS and PINK THREADS TOO! 

ONE MORE THING... We have another little surprise that goes with the JULY RED QUILT PATTERN PACK 1.. and it will be here on the blog next week.  
We are celebrating RED QUILTS for the next 10 days. 

Come on in and shop what's NEW ! Shop what's on Sale ! Come on in for your Free First of the Collection of RED Quilt Patterns

See you Soon..
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Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Expression Metallic Accent Fabric Collection by P&B Textiles


Quilt by Nancy Mahoney using the

Expressions Fabric collection by P&B Textiles

Free Pattern

Simple Stitches by Pat Sloan

In the store now!
Pat is returning to her original folk roots with this collection. The 24" panel features blocks in 3-inch and 6-inch increments, and includes flowers, birds, hearts, a birdhouse and butterflies. The border stripe repeats four times selvage to selvage and includes both a meandering vine and several graphic folk prints (great for quick and easy quilts!). The rest of the supporting pieces reflect all the patterns seen in the two main pieces. Check out the patchwork checkerboard!

Free Pattern