Newsletter: Spring Things 2019 (28 Mar 2019)

Spring Things!

As our cold, cold winter recedes preparations for Spring Quilt Shows and Festivals are well underway!

Here are a few examples of items that you can find at Erie Quilt Art that will make a great addition to your booth.

**NEW** It’s Sew Emma Hot Iron Rest - This heavy duty silicone iron rest allows you to place your iron plate directly on the surface, so you can “press on” without it tipping over. it can withstand up to 500° F (260° C). (Our first shipment sold out in a day! More available in late March!)



It’s Sew Emma Stash ‘N Stores – Available in Pink, Navy, Grey and Mint. The small size would not take up too much space in a booth, yet is very effective and helps organize your sewing space! Size: 1.5" x 2" x 8.25"



Precision Quilting Tools – Wool Ironing Mat Performance: This 100% Felted Wool Ironing Mat retains heat, so when you iron your fabric it's like ironing from both sides at the same time!

Available in 9” x 9”, 13.5” x 13.5”17” x 17”, 17” x 24” sizes.




Precision LED Magnifying Light - 3x LED Magnifying Lamp, 9 LED's for Bright Lighting, Collapsible Design for Easy Portability and Safe Storage 



Precision 14mm Rotary Cutter -  14mm Ultra-Small blade for Precision Cutting

Appliqué: The small blade size makes this a perfect tool for appliqué

Design: Ergonomic and comfy grip. Works whether you are right or left handed

Safety: Dual fingers guards for added safety, and includes a blade cover for added protection

Marking Edge Tool: The bottom of the cutter can be used to mark your design


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Quilter’s Select Free Fuse – Creating a semi-permanent bond between most fabrics, battings and textiles, this powder-like bonding agent is needle friendly and easy to use for creating a fusible bond on almost any project!

Sprinkle QS-Free Fuse over the base material, place the second piece of fabric over the top of the powdered surface, cover with parchment paper or a Teflon pressing sheet, apply direct heat and pressure with an iron or press (medium temperature) – hold for at least 4 seconds, the bond is now set!


Aurifil Thread – We have some great ways to display and sell thread

a Tappo stand of favourite neutrals or colours in large spools of 50 wt.,



Small and large spool designer collections and house collections




Or you can let your customers ooh and aah and choose from 45 best or all 270 small spool sets in beautiful satin cases available in 80 wt, 50 wt, 40 wt, 28 wt, 12 weight and Aurifloss (Aurifloss on spools is a great alternative to skeins that tangle easily and we have a DMC conversion chart as well).  It is rare that they can choose from all Aurifil colours so this is sure to please!





Jillily Studio Poke-A-Dots –  Little sticky thimbles that you place on your fingertips. You can place them anywhere you need so you don't get poked! Everyone needs a Poke-A-Dot when hand sewing--stitching on that binding, or sewing on a button, hand appliqué and embroidery, etc.

**NEW** Elizabeth Hartman’s Latest Pattern – August – Sampler Quilt


**NEW** Violet Craft’s Latest Patterns – Fruit Juice, Fruit Basket and Fruit Slice Potholders


Mj Kinman’s Birthstone Series & Coordinating Fat Quarter Bundles





For more ideas, please contact us at Erie Quilt Art –

Call 587-354-2898  or email us at