Category Archives: General Posts

modern quilt club

This Sunday nido will be hosting the first Modern Quilt Club meeting. The intention of the first few meetings is simply getting a group of interested modern quilters together and gauging interest in either starting a Modern Quilt Guild chapter … Continue reading

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umbrella prints trimmings competition

For the past 5 years Umbrella Prints has hosted their Umbrella Prints Trimmings Competition. The essence of the contest is that you purchase one of their organic, hand screen printed fabric trimmings packs, take a photo of your fabrics, do … Continue reading

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merchant & mills sewing book

I love myself a good book. At night I read sewing books as if they were novels, marveling over new techniques, projects and oh my, the photographs! Books are a huge part of my sewing inspiration and process. I am … Continue reading

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skinny laminx fabric at nido

For those of you who have been pining over Skinny LaMinx fabrics from afar, you are going to LOVE having them at the shop! Currently an entire rainbow of fat quarters line the shelves at nido. Stop in and check them … Continue reading

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low volume rainbow

New in the shop is this wonderful  low volume rainbow fat quarter bundle. We have paired twelve fabrics together for you as a grab and go for your next quilting or patchwork project! Stay tuned as we continue to add more … Continue reading

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weather alert: winter storm approaching

nido will be open today from 10:00 – 3:00 and closed tomorrow.

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holiday hours

Christmas Eve 10:00 – 4:00 Christmas Day CLOSED New Years Eve 10:00 – 4:00 New Years Day CLOSED

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holiday snack & sew

  Tonight from 6:00 – 8:00 is nido’s monthly snack & sew. For all of you out there who are under the gun with holiday craftiness now is the time to hunker down and finish up! Bring your projects to … Continue reading

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made by hand

Lena Corwin has just released her latest book, Made by Hand: A Collection of Projects to Print, Sew, Weave, Dye, Knit or Otherwise Create, and let me be the first to tell you that it NEEDS to be on your … Continue reading

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rhinos!

Holiday crafting is in full swing and that means we are busy, busy bees here at the shop, however, I do think a quick post about the Echino Rhino fabric is in order!

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