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We feel so blessed by the support our customers have given us throughout this whole unpredictable time, we wanted to say Thank You with an Autumn Sale! Starting now through October 31st all Autumn and Halloween fabrics, kits, and pre-cuts are on sale 20% off! You can shop in-store or online with coupon code AUTUMNTHANKS at checkout to get the discount :)
Thank you so much for your ongoing support and well wishes (I can't express how important a kind word has been during this unpredictable time). Because of you, we've been able to continue to get in new products, and have some fun things arriving in the shop all the time ~ Keep an eye out for upcoming sales and promotions in the coming weeks ;)

Speaking of New...Meet the new Handi Quilter Moxie Longarm on the 8 foot HQ Loft Frame! Ours is arriving in the shop, and we'll be getting her set up for test drives this week :) Now every stitch can be yours ~ from pieced top to finished quilt! You’ll find 15 inches of free-motion freedom in the new HQ Moxie™ longarm quilting machine. Forget basting with pins or cramming quilts through a domestic machine. Get to stitching quickly with straightforward features, easy-to-use controls, and the space to get creative. You can find out more information Here and ask us about our Special Event Pricing!

We still have some spaces available in our four Longarm Event Classes coming up November 14th & 15th with Handi Quilter Educator Martha Higdon! Here is the lineup of Free-motion class topics:
Saturday, Nov. 14th 10:00 - 1:00 - Take the Mystery out of Longarm Quilting
                              2:00 - 5:00 - Building a Free-Motion Quilting Library
Sunday, Nov. 15th 10:00 - 1:00 - Beyond Meandering, Other Ways to Fill Your Quilt
                             2:00 - 5:00 - Using Quilting Rulers & Templates
We're keeping the class sizes small, so register now to reserve your spot!

Since we're having an Event in November, we're offering Event Special pricing on all Handi Quilter machine packages (Including the New Moxie!), and accessories and gadgets! So Contact us for special pricing :)

...And Handi Quilter is offering a promotion through November 9th ~ If you purchase a new machine package you'll receive a Free HQ HighLight sized appropriately for your machine! Combine that with our Special Event pricing for an amazing deal! Click on the above photo to download a flyer with details.

We Have Spaces Available in These Block of the Months Beginning in January!

Fantasy is a 12 month Block of the Month program that begins in January 2021! This gorgeous quilt is designed by Wing and a Prayer Designs and is made with the lovely Tonga Batiks.

ForeverMore is the beautiful 12 month Block of the Month program designed by Pam Buda and made with her rich reproductions from Marcus Fabrics :)

Upcoming classes ~ We're keeping class sizes very small to ensure social distancing so register quickly to grab your spot!

The fun Mirror, Mirror Quilt Class with Dawn Fleming is coming up on Saturday, October 31st. This fun, no crazy math quilt designed by Amanda Murphy is a breeze to construct! Join Dawn Fleming as she walks you through this modern two-block quilt for a dynamic quilt that anyone would love!

Love your Featherweight Class with The Machine Lady is coming up Sunday, Nov. 8th or Monday, Nov. 9th! Kathy Farra (The Machine Lady) will enable the owner of a vintage Singer Featherweight Sewing machine to have confidence when cleaning and maintaining their machine to keep it running well for years to come.

Join in on the Polyhedra Quilt Class with Karen Todd on Wednesday, November 18th! In this workshop, Karen will walk you through the construction of this quilt with really cool effects...and no Y seams!

Check out our Classes page to reserve your spot in any of our upcoming class offerings. Any classes or clubs that we are running currently will include very small class sizes and social distancing modifications, and all participants are required to wear a mask. Contact us with any questions.

We have new products have been arriving daily ~ Stop in the shop, or shop our website! Just a few of the new items that have arrived lately are:
We've added the four new dies from AccuQuilt in stock now...and we always honor the current AccuQuilt Specials!

   New Blenders coming in all the time! Newest fabrics are the beautiful Backsplash Ombre collection from Hoffman, and more Reflections Evolution collection from QT Fabrics

Also look for
Ocean Paradise and Road Trip from QT Fabrics, and Journey to America by Judie Rothermel for Marcus Fabrics!

...Plus always new notions, gadgets and fun stuff! Stop in the Shop or Explore our Shopping Pages often :)

Like us on Facebook where we share fun stuff too ;)

We want to remind you that we continue to have many options in place for you to help meet your shopping and quilting needs at this time. Our brick & mortar store is open to customers our regular store hours 7 days a week (Monday - Saturday 10:00 - 5:00 & Sunday noon - 4:00). You don't need to make an appointment to come in the shop, but we are limiting the numbers of customers coming into the shop at one time. To adhere to community guidelines, we have installed barriers in place to help with Social Distancing, we require that everyone wear a face mask to come into the store (Our staff wears a mask for you, and our visitors are required to wear a mask to protect our staff), we will give you some hand sanitizer as you come in, and we have sanitizing and washing schedules in place for surfaces around the shop.

For those who are not comfortable coming into the store, we will continue to serve our customers' needs through web and phone sales! You can choose to have your orders shipped right to you, or we continue to offer our no-contact outdoor bin pick up too! Pick up is available now 10:00 - 5:00 p.m. Mon. thru Sat. and on Sunday noon - 4:00 :)

We encourage everyone to stay safe and keep to what you are comfortable with ~ give us a call any time and we can help you meet your quilting needs in whatever way is best for you and your individual situation ~ We want to err on the side of caution and keep everyone healthy and happily quilting :)

Enjoy the Day!
~ Dawn & the SWD Staff

Contact Us:

Phone: 410-381-0695
Address:  9691 Gerwig Lane Suilte G
                Columbia MD 21046
Shop Hours:
Shop Open Mon - Sat 10 am-5 pm Sun 12 - 4 pm
Website shopping 24/7  Curbside Pick-up Avail.