What’s The Buzz: January Events at Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum

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Happy New Year! We hope everyone had wonderful holidays, and made some special memories with family and friends.  As the New Year gets started, here’s some January events at Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum that are on tap. January Classes As always, we have a full slate of classes scheduled at each store. Come in […]

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Piece by Piece: The Beauty of Paper Piecing With the Add a Quarter Ruler

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Back at the July Sew Fun, Lisa demonstrated paper piecing using the “Add a Quarter” ruler. There is a block in the Alaska quilt I am making that suggests using paper piecing. So, I thought I’d try that technique, use the ruler, and write about it. The idea behind paper piecing is that you can […]

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April Sew Fun

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If we’re lucky, April will bring some showers, but it most certainly will bring  fabulous Sew Fun sessions to your local Rocky Mountain Sewing and Vacuum store. We hope you can join us for April Sew Fun, and that you’re bringing an OFU (Object Finished Up) for Show and Tell. Here’s a preview of a […]

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Create Your Own Embroidered Quilt Block With Stippling Using Floriani FTC-U

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Floral peacock with stippling added to quilt block

I am making a quilt for my granddaughter and wanted one of the quilt blocks to be a floral peacock from the Anita Goodesign Floral Animals collection. Since I am making the quilt blocks in the hoop, I also wanted machine stippling around the peacock.  The Brother Dream Machine2 makes it a snap to add […]

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Pfaff Creative Icon: Last Chance for 72 Month Financing

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Photo of PFAFF Creative Icon with 72 month financing promotion

If you think you missed your chance at great financing for the Pfaff Creative Icon, think again! This is no trick, just a treat! Now until October 31, 2017, you can still get 72 month interest-free financing with your purchase of the Creative Icon.™  Use your Sewing and More credit card to get this great deal. […]

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