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120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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February 2017

Paper Piecing Tulips Quilting Class

February 25, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$30

Join us on February 25, 2017 at CMF where our fabulous quilting instructor, Karen, will teach a workshop on the proper procedures of paper piecing perfections! Karen teaching paper piecing to a great group of ladies yesterday. Everyone’s tulips are so pretty. Want to learn to paper piece? We have 3 spaces available for our March 25th class. Call or stop in to sign up.

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May 2017

Annual Food Drive

May 1, 2017 - May 31, 2017
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Join Us For Our Annual Food Drive All May May 4th marks the 6th anniversary of Carolyn, our original store owner's, passing; and we will be hosting our Annual Food Drive throughout the month of May in her honor. The Colchester Food Bank has been supporting the community for over 30 years. This year, we will also be supporting The Colchester Community Closet, a new organization that is working toward providing new or gently used clean clothing for members of the…

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Beginner Knitting Class

May 10, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$30

Join us on May 10, 2017 at CMF where our in-house knitting expert, Monet, will teach a workshop for beginners to learn about knitting!

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Toes in the Water Quilt Display

May 27, 2017 - August 3, 2017
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Toes in the Water Quilt by McKenna Ryan Featuring her Sand in my Shoes Ombres for Robert Kaufman Fabrics The picture doesn't do this gorgeous quilt justice. Stop in to see the quilt, pick up a kit or just purchase some of the fantastic ombre fabrics for another project.

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June 2017

Open Sew at CMF

June 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$10

Open Sew is not just for sewing or quilting. Come join the fun of socializing with ladies working to get ahead with projects whether it's sewing, quilting, knitting or crocheting. Open Sew will not have teachers on hand but staff members can offer basic assistance.

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Open Sew at CMF

June 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$10

Open Sew is not just for sewing or quilting. Come join the fun of socializing with ladies working to get ahead with projects whether it's sewing, quilting, knitting or crocheting. Open Sew will not have teachers on hand but staff members can offer basic assistance.

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Open Sew at CMF

June 15, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$10

Open Sew is not just for sewing or quilting. Come join the fun of socializing with ladies working to get ahead with projects whether it's sewing, quilting, knitting or crocheting. Open Sew will not have teachers on hand but staff members can offer basic assistance.

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Mesh Market Bag Workshop ~CLASS FULL~

June 17, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$30

CLASS IS FULL... Please click here to be added to the waitlist for this workshop.   Mesh Market Tote Class June 17th 10 am - 2 pm $30 plus supplies Afraid to sew with mesh? Learn how easy it is to work with while making this great tote bag. Call or stop in to reserve you seat and receive your supply list. All supplies purchased for the class receive a 15% discount. Class fee is refundable 7 days prior to the…

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Row By Row 2017

June 21, 2017 - September 5, 2017
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Row By Row is finally here! Stop by Colchester Mill Fabrics and pick up your free quilting pattern for the Row By Row Experience. The RxR theme for 2017 is On The Go, and our quilt row is called Coffee To Go. Stop in during the event for a free pattern or purchase a kit for $18.98. Love our row but won't make it to Connecticut during the event? Call the store to pay and reserve you kit. We will even…

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Open Sew at CMF

June 22, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$10

Open Sew is not just for sewing or quilting. Come join the fun of socializing with ladies working to get ahead with projects whether it's sewing, quilting, knitting or crocheting. Open Sew will not have teachers on hand but staff members can offer basic assistance. $10 fee Call or stop in to reserve your seat. Open Sew fees are nonrefundable but transferable.

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Open Sew at CMF

June 29, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$10

Open Sew is not just for sewing or quilting. Come join the fun of socializing with ladies working to get ahead with projects whether it's sewing, quilting, knitting or crocheting. Open Sew will not have teachers on hand but staff members can offer basic assistance.

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July 2017

Learn To Landscape Quilt ~CLASS FULL~

July 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$30

CLASS IS FULL... Please click here to be added to the waitlist for this workshop. Learn to Landscape Quilt July 8th 10 am - 2 pm $30 fee plus supplies Natalie will take you through the steps of learning the basic techniques of landscape quilting in this fun informative class! Call or stop in to register and receive your supply list. All supplies purchased for class receive a 15% discount. Class fees are refundable 7 days prior to class. Seating is limited…

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Teach Me To Sew – Kids Class

July 11, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$50

Kid's Beginner Sewing Class (ages 13+ up) featuring The Potato Chip Bag! July 11th 10 am - 1 pm AND July 18th 10 am - 2pm Learn the basics of sewing on a machine while making this adorable potato chip bag. Sewing machines will be available for use. Call or stop in to reserve a space. Seating is limited to only 4 students to allow Karen to give more individual attention to each student. All supplies purchased for class receive…

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Mesh Market Bag Class 2nd class added

July 15, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Mesh Market Bag (2nd class added) July 15th 10 am - 2 pm $30 plus supplies Afraid to sew with mesh? Learn how easy it is to work with while making this great tote bag. Call or stop in to reserve your seat and receive your supply list. All supplies purchased for class receive a 15% discount. Class fee is refundable 7 days prior to class. This is an additional class added to our schedule and seating is limited to the…

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Teach Me to Sew Kids Class

July 18, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Teach me to Sew Class Kid's Beginner Sewing Class (ages 13+ up) featuring the Potato Chip Bag July 11th 10 am - 1pm AND July 18th 10 am - 2 pm Learn the basics of sewing on a machine while making this adorable potato chip bag. Sewing machines will be available for use. Call or stop in to reserve a space. Seating is limited to only 4 students to allow Karen to give more individual attention to each student. All…

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~~~CLASS is FULL~~~ Beginner Knitting Class

July 19, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$30

THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ACROSS TWO EVENINGS: July 19th & July 26th, 6-8pm at CMF.  Learn the basics of knitting and complete a dish cloth in this 2 evening class! Call or stop in to reserve you seat and receive your supply list. All supplies purchased for the class receive a 15% discount. Class fees are refundable 7 days prior to the class.

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Poorhouse Quilt Designs – Session One

July 22, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$10

Kristine Poor, owner of Poorhouse Quilt Designs started Poorhouse Quilt Designs in September 2006, after designing the Sampler Tote as a gift for a family member. Kristine will be showing us how to use out of the ordinary foundations to create extraordinary projects! $10 registration fee refundable with any featured products purchase the day of the lecture. Seating is reserved by payment. Registration fee is nonrefundable but transferable if you can't attend the session you have paid for.

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Poorhouse Quilt Designs – Session Two

July 22, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$10

Kristine Poor, owner of Poorhouse Quilt Designs started Poorhouse Quilt Designs in September 2006, after designing the Sampler Tote as a gift for a family member. The tote was a hit and a pattern company was born! Kristine will show us how to use out of the ordinary foundations to create extraordinary projects! $10 registration fee refundable with any featured products purchase the day of the lecture. Seating is reserved by payment. Registration fee is nonrefundable but transferable if you can't…

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Open Sew

July 27, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until September 6, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until April 26, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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Teach Me To Sew – Adults Class ~CLASS FULL~

July 29, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$50

CLASS IS FULL... Please click here to be added to the waitlist for this workshop.  Adult Sewing Class July 29th 10 am - 1 pm AND August 5th 10 am - 2pm $50 plus supplies will feature the Potato Chip Bag Learn the basics of sewing machine use while learning to make this cute bag. Sewing machines will be available for use. Stop in or call to reserve you space and receive your supply list All supplies purchased for the class…

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August 2017

Teach Me To Sew – Adults Class

August 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$50

 Adult Sewing Class July 29th 10 am - 1 pm AND August 5th 10 am - 2 pm $50 fee plus supplies will feature the Potato Chip Bag. Learn the basics of sewing machine use while sewing this cute bag. Sewing machines will be available for use. Stop in or call to reserve your space and receive your supply list. Remember all items purchased for the class receive a 15% discount. Class fees are refundable 7 days prior to the…

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Clamshell Quilt Guild Raffle Quilt

August 26, 2017 - September 30, 2017
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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We are proud to display the 2018 Clamshell Quilt Guild raffle quilt called Kaleidoscope Quilt during the month of September. The quilt was made using the Marti Michell Kaleidoscope ABC's book and her Kaleido-Ruler. See our demonstration scheduled for Sept 12th with Michele to learn how to make this beauty yourself. Come see this beauty in person and purchase a raffle ticket or two.

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Mystical Prisms Block of the Month

August 26, 2017 @ 8:00 am - September 24, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$20

Our very first block of the month called Mystical Prisms by Wing and a Prayer Designs using Tonga Batiks starts November 4th. Meetings will be held the first Saturday of the month starting November 4th at 10 am. Learn any tips needed to successfully put your block together. Hear about new fabrics or products in the store and we will have a customer show and tell where you can show off anything you may be working on or have recently…

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Poorhouse Quilt Design Projects

August 26, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$40

Join Karen August 26, 2017 from 10 am - 4 pm and learn on how to make the Wine Cooler, Inside Out Place mats and the Fold N' Stitch Holiday Ornaments from Poorhouse Quilt Designs while learning how to use Bosal Products inserts. Great quick holiday gift projects.  Make all 3 projects or focus on your favorite during the class. $40 plus supplies   Stop in or call to reserve you space and receive your supply list All supplies purchased…

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September 2017

Kaleidoscope ABC’s by Marti Michell Demo

September 12, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$10

Have you wanted to try a Kaleidoscope Quilt but were afraid to try? Come join Michele while she talks about the tips and techniques used in the Kaleidoscope ABC's book by Marti Michell using the Kaleidoscope Ruler. Check out the Clamshell Quilt Quild's raffle quilt made using this technique and buy a ticket or two to win this beauty.   $10* fee which is refundable the day of the demo toward any demo products purchased. Call or stop in to sign…

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Quilt Shop Hop 2017

September 14, 2017 - September 24, 2017
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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You are cordially invited to join Connecticut Quilt Shop Hop 12 Quilt Shops Across Connecticut. 15 Awesome Quilting Prizes. Join Colchester Mill Fabrics and the best fabric stores in CT for Shop Hop 2017! Visit all of the participating quilting stores across Connecticut, get your passport stamped and get entered into the drawing for some awesome quilting baskets, gift certificates, and so much more! Check out the full details on the Connecticut Quilt Shop Hop Facebook Page. The Awesome Prizes: All completed passports…

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Beginner’s Quilting Class ~~session 1~~~CLASS FULL~~~WAIT LIST IS AVAILABLE

September 30, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on January 20, 2018 at 10:00am

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Beginner Quilting Class Do you love the beauty of quilts but have been afraid to make your own? Join Karen for a 3 session class on all things quilting. Class one on September 30th will teach you about color and design and what products you need to be a successful quilter. Classes 2 October 7th and class 3 on October 14th will be hands on learning to make your very own table runner. Skill level: basic sewing skills Class fee:…

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October 2017

Beginner’s Quilting Class ~~session 2

October 7, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on January 27, 2018 at 10:00am

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Beginner Quilting Class Do you love the beauty of quilts but have been afraid to make your own? Join Karen for a 3 session class on all things quilting. Class one on September 30th will teach you about color and design and what products you need to be a successful quilter. Classes 2 October 7th and class 3 on October 14th will be hands on learning to make your very own table runner. Skill level: basic sewing skills Class fee:…

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Open Sew

October 12, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$10

Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee

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Beginner’s Quilting Class ~~session 3

October 14, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on February 3, 2018 at 11:30am

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Beginner Quilting Class Do you love the beauty of quilts but have been afraid to make your own? Join Karen for a 3 session class on all things quilting. Class one on January 20th  will teach you about color and design and what products you need to be a successful quilter. Classes 2 on January 27th and class 3 on February 3rd will be hands on learning to make your very own table runner. Skill level: basic sewing skills Class…

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Tuffet Class

October 21, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 9, 2017 at 10:00am

One event on January 13, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on January 13, 2018 at 10:00am

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$125

Tuffet Class Tuffet making is a great way to use your favorite fabrics in a fun and exciting way. A delightful accent to any home, tuffets can be traditional or whimsical. During this two session class, Michele will teach you everything thing you need to know to construct your own funky fun piece of furniture. Tuffets are typically made using a jelly roll but the choices are endless. Skill level: Advanced Beginner Class Fee: $125* (includes the tuffet kit) plus…

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Poorhouse Quilt Designs Projects

October 24, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$40

Poorhouse Quilt Designs Projects Join Karen October 24, 2017 from 10 am – 4 pm and learn on how to make the Wine Cooler, Inside Out Place mats and if there is enough time, the Fold N’ Stitch Holiday Ornaments from Poorhouse Quilt Designs while learning how to use Bosal Products inserts. Great quick holiday gift projects.  Make all 3 projects or focus on your favorite during the class.   Skill level: Advanced Beginner $40* plus supplies (15% discount for…

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Tuffet Class~~session 2

October 28, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on December 16, 2017 at 10:00am

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$125

Tuffet Class Tuffet making is a great way to use your favorite fabrics in a fun and exciting way. A delightful accent to any home, tuffets can be traditional or whimsical. During this two session class, Michele will teach you everything thing you need to know to construct your own funky fun piece of furniture. Tuffets are typically made using a jelly roll but the choices are endless. Skill level: Advanced Beginner Class Fee: $125* plus supplies as well as…

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November 2017

Open House

November 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$10

Join us November 16th from 6 pm - 8 pm for our 6th Annual Open House. This year's theme is Come Bake Cake with us. Karen will be teaching a new and easy twist on paper piecing. It's super easy and it uses 10" layer cakes and Moda Cake Mix Recipe patterns to bake your way to a beautiful quilt. Best part..no calories!! Open House Specials include 50 wt. large spools Aurifil thread 20%-30% off (limit 1 spool per color)…

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December 2017

Kaffe Fassett Mystery Quilt~~SOLD OUT~~

December 4, 2017 @ 8:00 am - January 10, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$25

Due to overwhelming response, FreeSpirit Fabrics has closed orders as of today. We still have a very limited number of light and dark kits available and they will be available on a first come first serve basis. We are thrilled to announce our participation in the Kaffe Fassett Mystery Quilt Program for 2018 The 10 month program starts in March 2018 You get to choose either a “dark” or a “light” color for your quilt. Finished quilt size is 82.5”…

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January 2018

The Cake Mix Recipe Class Just 2 seats available (12/26/17/)

January 6, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Join Karen to learn how to make with Moda Cake Mix Recipes. You don't know what a Moda Cake Mix is?  It’s a recipe for block parts that makes baking a Layer Cake quilt easier than ever.  This unique triangle paper is designed to work in conjunction with Moda’s 10″ square Layer Cakes to make paper piecing easier than ever before. Skill level: Advanced Beginner Class Fee: $65* plus supplies (receive a 15% discount on all class supplies) Don't want…

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Riviera Bag session 1

January 12, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$50

 Melissa will teach you how to make this gorgeous Riviera Handbag on our 2 part class Dates: January 12th from 10-4 and January 19th from 10-4 Skill level: Advanced Beginner Class Fee: $50* plus supplies. (receive a 15% discount on all class supplies) Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn Machine for $10 per session. *We offer a store credit for cancellations 7 days prior to class. No other refunds are offered. Call or stop in…

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The Cake Mix Recipe Class

January 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on January 16, 2018 at 10:00am

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Join Karen to learn how to make with Moda Cake Mix Recipes. You don't know what a Moda Cake Mix is?  It’s a recipe for block parts that makes baking a Layer Cake quilt easier than ever.  This unique triangle paper is designed to work in conjunction with Moda’s 10″ square Layer Cakes to make paper piecing easier than ever before. Skill level: Advanced Beginner Class Fee: $65* plus supplies (receive a 15% discount on all class supplies) Don't want…

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Open Sew

January 18, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until September 6, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until April 26, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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Riviera Bag session 2

January 19, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$50

 Melissa will teach you how to make this gorgeous Riviera Handbag on our 2 part class Dates: January 12th from 10-4 and January 19th from 10-4 Skill level: Advanced Beginner Class Fee: $50* plus supplies. (receive a 15% discount on all class supplies) Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn Machine for $10 per session. *We offer a store credit for cancellations 7 days prior to class. No other refunds are offered. Call or stop in…

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Beginner’s Quilting Class ~~session 1 Just 1 seat left (12/26/17)

January 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Beginner Quilting Class Do you love the beauty of quilts but have been afraid to make your own? Join Karen for a 3 session class on all things quilting. Class one on January 20th, will teach you about color and design and what products you need to be a successful quilter. Classes 2 January 27th and class 3 on February 3rd, will be hands on learning to make your very own table runner. Skill level: basic sewing skills Class fee:…

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Teach Me to Sew session 1

January 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on January 31, 2018 at 10:00am

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$55

Join Melissa for this 2 part class to learn the basics of sewing machine use and make an adorable Potato Chip Bag January 24th from 10-1 and January 31st from 10-4 $55* plus supplies (15% discount given for all class supplies) We offer the Eversewn sewing machine for rental of $10 per session if you don't want to bring your machine. Please let us know if you will *Class refund as store credit if cancelled 7 days prior. No other…

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Open Sew

January 25, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until September 6, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until April 26, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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Beginner’s Quilting Class ~~session 2

January 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Beginner Quilting Class Do you love the beauty of quilts but have been afraid to make your own? Join Karen for a 3 session class on all things quilting. Class one on January 20th will teach you about color and design and what products you need to be a successful quilter. Classes 2 on January 27th and class 3 on February 3rd will be hands on learning to make your very own table runner. Skill level: basic sewing skills Class…

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Teach Me to Sew session 2

January 31, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$55

Join Melissa for this 2 part class to learn the basics of sewing machine use and make an adorable Potato Chip Bag January 24th from 10-1 and January 31st from 10-4 $55* plus supplies (15% discount given for all class supplies) We offer the Eversewn sewing machine for rental of $10 per session if you don't want to bring your machine. Please let us know if you will *Class refund if cancelled 7 days prior. No other refunds are offered.…

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February 2018

Open Sew

February 1, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until September 6, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until April 26, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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Beginner’s Quilting Class ~~session 3

February 3, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm
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One event on February 3, 2018 at 11:30am

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Beginner Quilting Class Do you love the beauty of quilts but have been afraid to make your own? Join Karen for a 3 session class on all things quilting. Class one on January 20th  will teach you about color and design and what products you need to be a successful quilter. Classes 2 on January 27th and class 3 on February 3rd will be hands on learning to make your very own table runner. Skill level: basic sewing skills Class…

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T-Shirt Quilt Class

February 7, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$45

Join Michelle and learn everything you need to know to make your own t-shirt quilt. You will learn to prep you shirts, learn different lay out options and plan your own 1 of a kind memory quilt. February 7th 10-3 Skill level: advanced beginner Class fee: $45 * plus supplies (15% discount for any class supply purchases) EverSewn sewing machines are available for rent $10 per session. *Class fees are refundable as store credit with cancellation prior to 7 days…

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Open Sew

February 8, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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Hummingbird Applique Class

February 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$75

Join Karen for this 2 part class making this beautiful hummingbird quilt top using a Hoffman digital floral panel for the background and a precut batik applique kit. The kit includes precision-cut and pre-fused pieces for hummingbird appliqué; assembly instructions and pattern to be used for future projects; applique piece part number and fabric placement guide; markings on fabric for exact placements. Finished size is 40 by 40 inches. Quilters accustomed to basic machine appliqué techniques will easily be able to master…

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Beginner Quilting session 1

February 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Do you love the beauty of quilts but have been afraid to make your own? Join Karen for a 3 session class on all things quilting. Class one on February 13th, from 10-1, will teach you about color and design and what products you need to be a successful quilter. Classes 2 February 20th and class 3 on February 27th, from 10-3, will be hands on learning to make your very own table runner.   Skill level: basic sewing skills…

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Advanced Free Motion Quilting~~Rescheduled to April 5th.

February 15, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$50

Advanced Free Motion Quilting RESCHEDULED TO APRIL 5th If you have the fundamentals of Free Motion Quilting down but want to take it a step further, this is the class for you. Pat will be teaching you advanced techniques and tips to take your free motion quilting to the next level. April 5th 10-3 $50* plus supplies (15% discount toward class purchases) Skill level: advanced beginner with prior free motion quilting experience necessary *Class fee is refundable as a store…

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Hummingbird Applique Class

February 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$75

Join Karen for this 2 part class making this beautiful hummingbird quilt top using a Hoffman digital floral panel for the background and a precut batik applique kit. The kit includes precision-cut and pre-fused pieces for hummingbird appliqué; assembly instructions and pattern to be used for future projects; applique piece part number and fabric placement guide; markings on fabric for exact placements. Finished size is 40 by 40 inches. Quilters accustomed to basic machine appliqué techniques will easily be able to master…

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Gathered Back Tunic Top Sewing Class

February 19, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Join Melissa for this 2 part class and learn how to make this beautiful tunic top. February 24th 10-4 and March 3rd 11:30-4:30 Skill level: advanced beginner Class fee: $65* plus supplies (15% discount for supplies purchased for the class) Don’t want to bring your machine to class? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for $10 per session. *We offer a store credit for cancellations 7 days prior to class. No other refunds are offered. Call or stop in today…

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Beginner Quilting session 2

February 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Do you love the beauty of quilts but have been afraid to make your own? Join Karen for a 3 session class on all things quilting. Class one on February 13th, from 10-1, will teach you about color and design and what products you need to be a successful quilter. Classes 2 February 20th and class 3 on February 27th, from 10-3, will be hands on learning to make your very own table runner.   Skill level: basic sewing skills…

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Open Sew

February 22, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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P(iecing) M(unching) S(ewing) Night

February 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$20

P(iecing) M(unching) S(ewing) Night Looking for a block time devoted to quilting? Want to get together with friends? Need some help with the next step of your quilt project? Join instructor, Michele Holt, for a night out. Bring your machine and whatever project you are working on. Michele will be available to help you with any quilt troubles while you quilt the night away. February 23rd 6 pm to 11 pm We will provide Pizza and Salad and the classroom…

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Beginner Quilting session 3

February 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Do you love the beauty of quilts but have been afraid to make your own? Join Karen for a 3 session class on all things quilting. Class one on February 13th, from 10-1, will teach you about color and design and what products you need to be a successful quilter. Classes 2 February 20th and class 3 on February 27th, from 10-3, will be hands on learning to make your very own table runner. Skill level: basic sewing skills Class…

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March 2018

Open Sew

March 1, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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T-Shirt Memory Quilt Class

March 2, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Join Michelle and learn everything you need to know to make your own t-shirt quilt. You will learn to prep you shirts, learn different lay out options and plan your own 1 of a kind memory quilt. March 2nd 10-3 Skill level: advanced beginner Class fee: $45 * plus supplies (15% discount for any class supply purchases) EverSewn sewing machines are available for rent $10 per session. *Class fees are refundable as store credit with cancellation prior to 7 days…

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Open Sew

March 8, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until April 26, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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Pass the Hot Dish! Class

March 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$45

Pass the Hot Dish! Class Join Melissa for this fun class to learn how to make these quick and easy casserole holders. Your holiday table will look darling with these casserole holders. During class you should complete both the 9 x 9 and the 9 x 13 holders. Great last minute gift items. March 9th 10 am - 4 pm $45* + supplies Skill level: Advanced Beginner *We offer a store credit for cancellations 7 days prior to class. No…

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Advanced Free Motion Quilting~~Rescheduled to April 5th.

March 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$50

Advanced Free Motion Quilting RESCHEDULED TO APRIL 5th If you have the fundamentals of Free Motion Quilting down but want to take it a step further, this is the class for you. Pat will be teaching you advanced techniques and tips to take your free motion quilting to the next level. April 5th 10-3 $50* plus supplies (15% discount toward class purchases) Skill level: advanced beginner with prior free motion quilting experience necessary *Class fee is refundable as a store…

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Quilting Techniques/Panel Quilt Class session 1~POSTPONED

March 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$35

Join Michele for this informative 2 session class to learn several quilting techniques. Learn to square up a quilt panel, add a flange, learn how to do mitered corners, baste and machine quilt the project, then learn to bind your quilt. March 14th 10 am to 3 pm and March 21st 10 am to 1 pm $35* plus supplies. Kits are available and all class purchases receive a 15% discount. *Cancellation policy: store credit of class fee if you cancel…

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Open Sew

March 15, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until April 26, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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P(iecing) M(unching) S(ewing) Night

March 16, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$20

P(iecing) M(unching) S(ewing) Night Looking for a block time devoted to quilting? Want to get together with friends? Need some help with the next step of your quilt project? Join instructor, Michele Holt, for a night out. Bring your machine and whatever project you are working on. Michele will be available to help you with any quilt troubles while you quilt the night away. March 16th 6pm to 11 pm We will provide Pizza and Salad and the classroom and…

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The Necessary Clutch Class

March 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on April 15, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on May 6, 2018 at 10:30am

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$45

The Necessary Clutch Wallet Join Nancy and make is versatile must-have, Necessary Clutch Wallet, to add spunk and pizzazz to your wardrobe. The Necessary Clutch Wallet isn't just your ordinary wallet. Carry your phone, cash, credit cards etc and still have room for any personal items. The wallet has closed ends so everything is safe and secure with no worries of anything falling out. May 6th 10:30 am - 4:30 pm Skill level: Advanced Beginner $45* plus supplies. All students…

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Quilting Techniques/Panel Quilt Class session 2~~POSTPONED

March 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$35

Join Michele for this informative 2 session class to learn several quilting techniques. Learn to square up a quilt panel, add a flange, learn how to do mitered corners, baste and machine quilt the project, then learn to bind your quilt. March 14th 10 am to 3 pm and March 21st 10 am to 1 pm $35* plus supplies. Kits are available and all class purchases receive a 15% discount. *Class fee is refundable as a store credit for cancellations…

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Open Sew

March 22, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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Trip for Two to Boston Quilt Class

March 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on March 24, 2018 at 9:00am

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$135

Join Toni Steere, the national educator for Timeless Treasures Fabrics as well as owner and designer of Wing and a Prayer Designs for this 2 day class. You will work in pairs creating two mirror image full size quilts from the Tonga Cranberry Batik Strip Pack as shown above. At the end of the class, each student leaves with a quilt top that mirror her partner's. We will be working on lap quilt sized quilts in this workshop. Dates: March…

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Trip for Two to Boston Quilt Class

March 24, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on March 24, 2018 at 9:00am

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$135

Join Toni Steere, the national educator for Timeless Treasures Fabrics as well as owner and designer of Wing and a Prayer Designs for this 2 day class. You will work in pairs creating two mirror image full size quilts from the Tonga Cranberry Batik Strip Pack as shown above. At the end of the class, each student leaves with a quilt top that mirror her partner's. We will be working on lap quilt sized quilts in this workshop. Dates: March…

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Toni Steere’s Lecture Concept to Quilt

March 25, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$10

Join Toni as she explains how fabric collections are created from artwork to finished fabric collections and quilt products. There will be a trunk show with many of Toni's most recent quilt projects on display.  March 25th 1:00-2:30 Registration fee $10* Due to the nature of the event, registration fees are nonrefundable but transferable to another guest for the same event.

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Garden Box Quilt Class

March 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$45

                                  Gardenbox Quilt Class Afraid of curves? Always wanted to learn how to do curved piecing? Join Michele, March 27th from 10 am - 3 pm, as she teaches you about piecing curves. Curved piecing can be a challenge, but this class will help you through it. After making 12 of these blocks you will be a pro at curved piecing! We will also…

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Marie Bostwick Meet/Greet Book Signing

March 28, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$10

    Meet Marie Bostwick, NY Times bestselling Author on March 28th from 4:30-6:30 for a book signing of The Promise Girls and be one of the first people to get her newest book, Just in Time, which releases on March 27th. Both books will be available for purchase prior to the event. Just In Time will be held for you to pick up the day of the event. $10* registration fee is refunded as a $10 coupon to use…

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Open Sew

March 29, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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Cross Pocket Bag

March 31, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$45

Join Melissa as she teaches the Cross Pocket Bag. This beautiful bag is an advanced beginner class on March 31st from 10am to 4pm. $45* plus supplies. 15% discount for any products purchased for the class. Call 860-537-2004 to sign up early. This class is sure to fill quickly. *We offer a store credit for cancellations 7 days prior to class. No other refunds are offered.

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April 2018

Open Sew

April 5, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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Advanced Free Motion Quilting~~Rescheduled to April 5th.

April 5, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$50

Advanced Free Motion Quilting RESCHEDULED TO APRIL 5th If you have the fundamentals of Free Motion Quilting down but want to take it a step further, this is the class for you. Pat will be teaching you advanced techniques and tips to take your free motion quilting to the next level. April 5th 10-3 $50* plus supplies (15% discount toward class purchases) Skill level: advanced beginner with prior free motion quilting experience necessary *Class fee is refundable as a store…

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Cake Mix Quilt Class

April 7, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Join Karen and learn how to make a quilt with Moda Cake Mix Recipes. You don’t know what a Moda Cake Mix is?  It’s a recipe for block parts that makes baking a Layer Cake quilt easier than ever.  This unique triangle paper is designed to work in conjunction with Moda’s 10″ square Layer Cakes to make paper piecing easier than ever before. Skill level: Advanced Beginner Class Fee: $65* plus supplies (receive a 15% discount on all class supplies)…

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Open Sew

April 12, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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The Necessary Clutch Class

April 15, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
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One event on April 15, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on May 6, 2018 at 10:30am

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$45

The Necessary Clutch Wallet Join Nancy and make is versatile must-have, Necessary Clutch Wallet, to add spunk and pizzazz to your wardrobe. The Necessary Clutch Wallet isn't just your ordinary wallet. Carry your phone, cash, credit cards etc and still have room for any personal items. The wallet has closed ends so everything is safe and secure with no worries of anything falling out. May 6th 10:30 am - 4:30 pm Skill level: Advanced Beginner $45* plus supplies. All students…

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Double Irish Chain

April 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$55

Join Karen and learn how to make a Double Irish Chain Quilt in a day. The Double Irish Chain Quilt Pattern is a two-block pattern, traditionally based on a 5x5 grid and made with three fabrics. The first block is defined by the strong 'X' created by two diagonal rows of squares running from corner to corner. The alternate block completes the design. In its most basic layout the Double Irish Chain quilt design contains just rectangles and squares—a wonderful quilt for the beginning…

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Open Sew

April 19, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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Jackie Kunkel Getting to Know Me Lecture/Trunk Show

April 19, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$10

As part of the ongoing Promise Girls Experience, Jackie Kunkel from Canton Village Quilt Works visits us April 19th from 4 pm - 5:30 pm for her                                              "Getting to Know Me" lecture and trunk show.   We will get to enjoy many her published designs included one of her newest fabric releases, Blue Moon for Island Batiks. She…

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Umbrella Class

April 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Bet you didn't know you could make your own fashionable and usable umbrella now did you? Take this great class with Karen and learn how to make your very own umbrella. You are guaranteed to want to make more for family and friends after taking this class. Please note 2 important things: You are strongly encouraged use batik fabric for successful completion of your umbrella and it is strongly recommended that you have a rolled hem foot (and know how…

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Temari Japanese Thread Wrapping Class

April 22, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Join Robin and learn how to do this ancient Japanese thread wrapping art. A thousand year old craft from Japan, Temari is traditionally given as a gift. From humble beginnings as simple toy balls for children's play, Temari create a magnetic effect on viewers today. As a spectacular decorating focal point, the puzzle of the design is mesmerizing. The concept is elegantly simple, the end result is simply elegant! Temari opens up a whole new range of territory for stitchers to…

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Beginner Knitting Class

April 25, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$30

Have you always wanted to learn to knit but can't figure out the up or down of a knitting needle? Join Meaghan for a 2 part class on everything knitting. April 25th from 1 pm - 3 pm and May 2nd from 1 pm - 3 pm $30*+ supplies (15% discount given for all supply purchases) *Class Cancellation policy: Class fees are refundable as a store credit for cancellation 7 days prior to class. No other refunds are offered. Class…

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Open Sew

April 26, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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P(iecing) M(unching) S(ewing) Night

April 27, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$20

P(iecing) M(unching) S(ewing) Night Looking for a block time devoted to quilting? Want to get together with friends? Need some help with the next step of your quilt project? Join instructor, Michele Holt, for a night out. Bring your machine and whatever project you are working on. Michele will be available to help you with any quilt troubles while you quilt the night away. April 27th  6 pm to 11 pm We will provide Pizza and Salad and the classroom…

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Metro Twist Class~~New Date

April 28, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$55

Learn to make this modern twist on the cathedral window block using the Quick Curve Ruler. Pam will help you take the fear out of curved piecing during the Metro Twist Class. No pinning and no clipping needed to make perfect curves April 28th 10 am - 4 pm $55*+ supplies pattern and the Quick Curve Ruler are needed for the class (15% discount for class supply purchases) Skill level: advanced beginner Don’t want to bring your machine? Rent a…

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Slight Sleeve Top Sewing Class

April 29, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$55

Join Melissa and make this versatile top that will make a great addition to your wardrobe. Only 3 pieces and easy to follow instructions makes this is a perfect class advanced beginners. Use knits, rayons, cottons or voiles to enhance your wardrobe with either the below the waist or mid hip length. April 29th 11:30 am - 4:30 pm $55+ supplies (15% discount toward any classes purchases) EverSewn Sewing Machines are available to rent for $10 per session Cancellation policy:…

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May 2018

Beginner Knitting Class

May 2, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on May 2, 2018 at 1:00pm

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$30

Have you always wanted to learn to knit but can't figure out the up or down of a knitting needle? Join Meaghan for a 2 part class on everything knitting. April 25th from 1 pm - 3 pm and May 2nd from 1 pm - 3 pm $30*+ supplies (15% discount given for all supply purchases) *Class Cancellation policy: Class fees are refundable as a store credit for cancellation 7 days prior to class. No other refunds are offered. Class…

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Open Sew

May 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until September 6, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until April 26, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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Beginner Quilting Session 1 of 3

May 5, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Do you love the beauty of quilts but have been afraid to make your own? Join Karen for a 3 session class on all things quilting. Class 1 on May 5th, from 1 pm - 4 pm, will teach you about color and design and what products you need to be a successful quilter. Classes 2 May 12th and class 3 on May 19th, from 10-4, will be hands on learning to make your very own table runner. Skill level:…

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The Necessary Clutch Class

May 6, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
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One event on April 15, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on May 6, 2018 at 10:30am

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$45

The Necessary Clutch Wallet Join Nancy and make is versatile must-have, Necessary Clutch Wallet, to add spunk and pizzazz to your wardrobe. The Necessary Clutch Wallet isn't just your ordinary wallet. Carry your phone, cash, credit cards etc and still have room for any personal items. The wallet has closed ends so everything is safe and secure with no worries of anything falling out. May 6th 10:30 am - 4:30 pm Skill level: Advanced Beginner $45* plus supplies. All students…

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Poppins Bag Class Pt. 1

May 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

The Poppins Bag Join Karen for this 2 part class and make this large zippered tote with 2 pockets and stays to keep the tote in shape. During class, you will learn to channel quilt, sew in a zipper and make rounded filled handles. May 9th 10 am - 3 pm and May 30th 10 am - 3 pm $65*+supplies (15% discount for all class purchases) Skill Level: advanced beginner Call us at 860-537-2004 to check class seating availability if…

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Open Sew

May 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until September 6, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until April 26, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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The Promise Girls Experience Dinner/Book Discussion

May 11, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$20

                                       Join us May 11th from 6 pm - 8 pm for a dinner and book discuss to round out our Promise Girls Experience. The menu will follow suggestions from the book. $20* event fee Call us 860-537-2004 to check seating availability if online tickets are sold out. *Due to the nature of the event, the event fee is nonrefundable.

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Beginner Quilting Session 2 of 3

May 12, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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$65

Do you love the beauty of quilts but have been afraid to make your own? Join Karen for a 3 session class on all things quilting. Class 1 on May 5th, from 1 pm - 4 pm, will teach you about color and design and what products you need to be a successful quilter. Classes 2 May 12th and class 3 on May 19th, from 10-4, will be hands on learning to make your very own table runner. Skill level:…

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Open Sew

May 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until September 6, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until April 26, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Colchester Mill Fabrics, 120 Lebanon Ave
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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Come spend a few hours with other creative people working on projects. Whether you are sewing a dress, piecing blocks or knitting a sweater, you are welcome to join us. Don't want to bring your machine? Rent a brand new EverSewn machine for only $10 for the day. $10 fee Open Sew Bring Your Sewing Machine $10.00 USD With EverSewn Rental $20.00 USD Your Name

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