Colchester Mill Fabrics and Quilting

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!

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.

Featured Events At CMF

Kaffe Fasset 2019 Tour
Lecture/Book Signing & Workshops

Oct. 13th Lecture & Book Signing
Oct. 14th Ice Cream Quilt Workshop
Oct. 15th Mediterranean Hexagons Workshop

A don’t miss 3 day event featuring a lecture and book signing and 2 one day workshops with Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably.

Lecture pricing and details  here
Workshops are sold out

Tapestry Block of the Month

Rich classic tones in tan to almond with accents of gold & purple are nested in a palette of burgundy, navy and olive make up this gorgeous block of the month quilt by Wing and a Prayer Design.
Finished size 96 x 104

Program starts
Aug. 2019

Details & registration information here.


Quilter’s Camping Retreat
2019 Dates
May 2nd – May 5th
Oct. 17th – Oct. 20th

Join Karen Strid and Michele Holt as they host our Spring and Fall Quilting Camping Retreats at Camp Hemlocks in Hebron, CT located just 10 minutes from the shop in a beautiful lakeside setting.
Pricing and details can be found


Community Sew Days

Join Karen the 2nd Thursday of each month
from 10 am – 2 pm
to work on our Community Sew Projects.
Right now we are working on placemats for receipents of the Meals on Wheels programs in our area.
Many hands, make light work.
Please call the shop at
860-537-2004 to let us know you will be joining us.


Don’t Miss Our Next Quilting Workshops


Mon 20

Tapestry Block of the Month

February 7 - August 2
120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester CT 06415
Mon 20

Stitchin’ Time $5 Classes

May 20 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester CT 06415
Wed 22

Beginner Quilting Class

May 22 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester CT 06415
Thu 23

Open Sew

May 23 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester CT 06415
Fri 24

P(iecing) M(unching) S(ewing) Girls Night Out~~SOLD OUT

May 24 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester CT 06415