Judy B. told us about these websites at the September meeting. These are now on the sidebar for you to get to easier, but I also wanted to put them here for you so you could see more detailed info. You can click on them from here or from the sidebar and it will take you to their website. Go check them out and see what you can find. If you find any more interesting sites and want me to put these on the blog, just email me...have fun.
SELECTED QUILTING WEB SITES
www.connectingthreads.com low cost on own lines of American made fabrics, book discounts, excellent threads, free shipping over $50
www.fabricshack.com sale prices on favorite lines--Moda, Andover, Hoffman, Windom, etc.
www.thousandsofbolts.com low cost name brands, organized by color
www.quilterscache.com thousands of free blocks, patterns, lessons and links
www.batiks.com thousands of batiks, Asians, and Australian fabrics as well as other well known lines. Wide backings. Not particularly low prices. Handling and re-stocking fees.
www.fatquartershop.com wide selection of well-known lines, not discounted but good sale prices. Preview new fabrics, many college fabrics and wide backings, books, free patterns, also ribbons, trims and buttons
www.oldcountrystore.com low cost on designer basics such as Moda, Hoffman, P & B, Andover, etc. Preview new fabrics as they come out
www.keepsakequilting.com many fabric packs, cute patterns and kits. Good ideas, especially for using batiks. Guaranteed satisfaction or return free.
www.equilter.com original Electric Quilt site, huge selection of fabrics by categories, many sale items. Also carry books, notions, patterns and thread.
www.everythingquilts.com lay away for $75 and over. Elm Creek products, fabrics sorted by manufacturer, color, themes, wide backings. Huge choice of patterns. Not a bargain site.
www.quiltersquarters.net interesting fabrics not seen on other web sites
www.bluebamboo.com specialize in Japanese fabrics, including kimono and obis. Wide backings and other fabrics, patterns, notions and kits, good sales
www.quiltedfox.com Japanese fabrics, batiks, foreign fabrics and other unusual items. Not discounted
www.itsastitchonline.com large inventory of Modas, Hoffman Balis, Benartex, Northcott and other well known names. Lots of patterns, including wool work and embroidery. Good sale prices.
www.quiltshops.com links to the largest group of independent quilting sites on the internet. Also books, patterns, kits, notions, etc.
www.wishuponaquilt.com well known brands at reasonable prices, free patterns, discounted Kaffe Fassett.
www.Marshalldrygoods.com many college prints, fabrics prepared for dyeing, many @$3.99 a yard. Can buy wholesale if qualified.
www.fabricworm.com contemporary newer fabric lines, many Japanese import lines, sewing patterns
www.spoonflower.com design your own fabric, free shipping. Seven base fabrics. Will send a sample pack for $1.00
www.findmyfabric.blogspot.com locate fabrics no longer available in quilt stores
www.stitch-in-frame.net excellent, well-organized fabrics from 49 manufacturers, discounted 10% or more. Books discounted 5%. Thursday specials, free patterns and free recipes
www.inaminuteago.com definite instructions for a myriad of hand embroidery stitches, classified as to difficulty. Links to embroidery books, pillow kits and tapestries for sale. Crazy quilt projects
www.thimblecreek.com latest fabrics, not discounted, stitchery, original patterns and kits