Colchester Mill Fabrics

Inspire Your Creativity & Discover Something New!

Colchester Mill Fabrics is Connecticut’s favorite Fabric Store & Quilt Shop. We’re a family owned business serving sewers, quilters, and crafters from our full-service retail fabric store in Colchester, Connecticut since 1975.

We carry just about everything for your next project. Quilting fabrics and supplies, sewing notions, fashion fabrics, home decor fabrics, foam, knit and crochet yarns, patterns and needles, craft supplies, kids school projects, and so much more! We invite you to visit our store for your next project at home, and don’t forget to check the calendar with upcoming events and workshops!

Featured Events At CMF

Row by Row Experience

Rhythm of Color

 Dates: June 24 – Sept. 4

Join CMF and other participating shops for
ROW BY ROW 2018!

Visit any of the participating shops from all over the world to receive your free pattern or purchase a kit to make the shops row. Make a finished quilt using 8 different blocks, be the first to turn in your finished quilt and receive a 25 pc fat quarter bundle.

Quilter’s Camping Retreat
waitlist available

Dates: Oct. 18 – Oct. 21st. 

Join Karen Strid and Michele Holt as they co-host our first Quilter’s Camping Retreat at Camp Hemlocks in Hebron, Ct only 10 minutes from the shop.
$349 pp double occupancy for lake view rooms

$329 pp double occupancy for interior rooms

Register online here
or in person.

Sue Reich Quilt Historian Lecture/Trunk Show

Date: Sept. 20th
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm 


Join Sue Reich, quilt historian and lecturer for an informative lecture and trunk show on based on her collection of World War 2 quilts. She will explain the significance of quilters and their quilts during the 1940’s.

If you love quilts and history, this is a don’t miss event for you. 

Register online here or in person.


Caribbean Starfish or Harboured Lighthouse Paper Piecing Class

Dates: September 13th
5 pm – 8 pm fabric selection
Workshop dates:
October 27th 9 am – 5 pm
October 28th 9 am – 4 pm

$20 for fabric selection
(not mandatory to attend)
$250 for the workshop which includes the $99 pattern.

Susan, certified Judy Niemeyer/Quiltworx instructor is back for another great paper piecing class. Choose to make either the Caribbean Starfish quilt or Harboured Lighthouse in this 2 day workshop.
Click here for more details and to register

Don’t Miss Our Next Quilting Workshops


Mon 15

Pieceful Pines Block of the Month

August 16 - November 8
120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester CT 06415
Wed 17

Learn to Knit~~Ear Flap Hat Class

October 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester CT 06415
Thu 18

Open Sew

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester CT 06415
Thu 18

Quilter’s Camping Retreat~~SOLD OUT

October 18 @ 3:00 pm - October 21 @ 11:00 am
120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester CT 06415
Sat 20

On the Run Bag Class

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester CT 06415

Come Check Out Our New Arrivals

Summer Quilt Notions

Ready to make that patchwork quilt a reality? We can help! Stop by to check out all of the new summer quilting arrivals.

Fun Summer Fabrics

Bright colors and prints that POP! Come check out the new fabrics of the summer season! We have all sorts of novelty fabrics for your quilts.

Polyester Yarn

Knitting this throughout the summer? Stock up on polyester and poly-blend yarns for all of your crochet and knit needs.

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