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July 2017 Calendar

July 2017 Calendar

  I hope everyone is enjoying the beautiful weather and taking advantage of the recent cool days and staying indoors when it is just too hot out! July is fast approaching and it will most likely be another HOT summer and a great time to work of your PHD (Projects Half Done) pile! June has been a busy month for many of you and a time to play with your favorite power tool is fast approaching......

"Sew What" is Happening in the
Shoppe in July .......

Sew What Shoppe is hosting our first 2 day Kimberbell Oh, Happy Day event on Friday July 28th and Saturday July 29th from 9:00am - 4:30pm both days. There will be door prizes and games. We will have all hands on deck that weekend along with a few special guest as Ann Pflibsen and Marlene Beeler have agreed to give us a hand and join in on the fun as well!
We are the only shop in the Quincy area certified to host Kimberbell Events, so you wont want to miss out on this opportunity to join in on the fun! When you arrive at the event, you will receive an Exclusive Sewing bag completely filled with Kimberbell fabric kits, paper tape, ribbon, buttons and more to make SIX amazing projects.  Each participant will have their own workspace/table. Sew What Shoppe will provide the stabilizer and embroidery thread to use for the event.   

           $199.00 - You bring your own machine and projects are designed for hoop sizes 5 x 7 and 6 x 10. You will drop off your machine / supplies on
Thursday July 27th anytime before 7:00pm and we will assist in set-up. You can leave it at your table/station until the end of the event on Saturday at which time we will help you load it and all of your goodies into your vehicle. Each participant will receive an email with additional information at a later date.

Registration is NOW open on our website at and Seating is limited so sign up soon! Cut off Deadline for Registration is July 14, 2017 or until seating is full.  When signing up on-line, go to Calendar, then click View Calendar, when June's calendar comes up click on next to open July's calendar and click on July 28th.

And.... Wait for it.......
Do you have a friend that does not own an embroidery machine but you know that they would just LOVE to own one of these amazing machines??????
We have a special price for those friends.....Invite them to sit along with you for $30.00 per day. They can join you for the entire day or even a few hours. If they purchase a machine that weekend only- we will apply the $30.00 or $60.00 toward their purchase of a new machine and we will also cover the cost of providing them with a Kimberbell event kit.
But wait there is more...... as an incentive to you, if the friend you bring buys a machine that weekend, you will receive a Store Credit with up to a $150.00 value for Sew What Shoppe!

We will provide drinks, breakfast and lunch both days.

Please call Sew What Shoppe at (217)222-7458 if you have any dietary restrictions or special accommodation requests.

Want to know more about the event? Check out the video link below of Kim: of Kimberbell; as she speaks about the Oh, Happy Day event!

Due to the Kimberbell Event -
There will be No Open Sewing on
Friday July 28th


SEWCIALIZING - SHOW AND TELL!!!! I don't know about you, but I LOVE Show and Tell. It is my favorite part of quilt meetings.  We will host it one time each month and we will have Donuts or
Bagels, Orange Juice and Coffee available. Please bring something for show and tell and, if you do, you will receive 20% off one regular priced item purchased that day. 20% off sale cannot be combined with any other sales. Please feel free to bring a friend along, even if they do not sew! We want this to be a fun and joyful time so please bring any jokes or stories along also. You are welcome to come without a show and tell item, but won't be eligible for the 20% discount.

Saturday, July 1, 2017  10:00am - 12:00pm

Marlene Beeler's Dresden class has started and wow... what a fun group of ladies... and I just love the variances in each of their fabric and color choices.  The next machine embroidery class is on July 13, 2017 at two convenient times.  Please note that the quilt pictured below is not Marlene's quilt, but rather a reference to the quilt pattern.  Please check out the calendar for times.

I hear Our class for A Day at the Zoo with Shavon was a room FULL of talented  and fun ladies! I can not wait to see what everyone has done at our next class!
We also have this class scheduled for two convenient
times on July 20, 2017. 

Join us for a "Pop of Summer" Tea Towel on Saturday July 22nd or The "Pop of Summer" Table Runner Embroidery Club on July 25th. These designs are Dealer Exclusives and can only be found at a Participating Shop through classes.
Please check the Calendar for times.

Technique Tuesday classes are $10.00 

Reminder, For your convenience we are now open until 8:00 pm on Thursdays.
Row by Row and Row by Row Jr. has started and it has been a pleasure to see everyone who has come in to pick up our row and visit with you.
Sew What Shoppe's Row by Row for 2017

Sew What Shoppe's Row by Row JR. for 2017
( We are working on putting together a raffle for our Row by Row JR quilt- please check with us sometime in July for details! )

Row by Row 9th Row ( Got The Row)
Sew What Shoppe's Charity Row

Thank you for all of the support each of you have given and the opportunity to contribute to local charities. 

What is the 9th row? It is a row that was created for Charities! 100% of our stores registration/sign-up fee went to a Charity! That is exciting right? Well, you can also help a Charity...... local Charities! When you purchase a kit for the 9th row from us, we will divide 100% of the proceeds into 3 Charities. 
The THREE Charities are-
Young Life of Quincy
Quanada of Quincy
The Well House of Quincy
Patterns and kits will be available
Our Row by Row Fabric Plates for 2017!
Brian and Kermit have returned from Husqvarna Viking training  and they are looking forward to servicing your machines.

As announced previously, Lois Nordyke, is moving to Warsaw MO. There has been a slight delay in her move due to weather and the completion of her newly constructed home, so she will be will us through the month of July also! Please check the Calendar- we have set-up another day to "Get 'R Done" with Lois so that you may complete any projects you have started with her. We have decide to continue with the plans for the farewell Party on Friday June 30th, if you can not make it in then, you will still have the month of July to stop by and see her.  

NOTE: Fast Forward to August- We will be hosting a
2 day, Kids Sewing Camp
August 8th
August 9th (Wednesday)
from 1:00pm - 4:00pm each day. More details to come later!

Sew What Shoppe is an Authorized Janome and a Authorized Husqvarna Viking Dealership. If you are interested in a sewing or embroidery machine, we will be more than happy to assist you in making a small project at no cost to you. Stop by our Shoppe when you have free time or call us at (217)222-7458 and we will schedule an appointment for you to come in and test drive our machines and play! It can be extremely busy in here at times so with that said, Appointments have not nor will they ever be necessary, they only allow us to focus on you and your experience.
We look forward to serving all of our current and new customers with a unique experience by offering both Janome and Husqvarna Viking, Fabric, Classes, Machine Service and Longarm Quilting Services.
Have a Blessed Day from all of us here at Sew What Shoppe and see you soon!
Shawn, Brian, Lois, Gloria, Shavon, Kim, Tina, Amy and Kermit

July 2017 CALENDAR