Lots happening at Marie's!!

This email has a lot of information, so be sure to read it all!

Anita Goodesign Workshops

September Season 1 Episode 8:   Tuesday, Sept. 23 at 6:30 OR Wednesday, Sept 24 at 10 am.
October Season 1 Episode 9:  Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 6:30 OR Wednesday, Oct. 15 at 10 am.
November Season 1 Episode 10:  Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 6:30 OR Wednesday, Nov. 19 at 10 am.
December Season 1 Episode 11:  Tuesday, Dec. 16 at 6:30 OR Wednesday, Dec 17th at 10 am.

The workshops do sell out, so register early to attend.  Attendees will receive a packet with designs and instructions.  If you cannot make it and want the pack you will only get them if we do not sell out at the class.  The last class we sold out and Anita sold out too!!!  The cost is only $10 and you only need to bring a smile.  Call today!!!

QUILTING AROUND CHAUTAUQUA 2014:  Saturday, September 27th from 10 to 6 and Sunday, September, 28th from 10 to 4.  Hope to see you there!!  We are in the Dance Studio again this year.

SHOPTOBERFEST 2014 SHOP HOP:  Tuesday, September 30 through Thursday, October 2 (10 to 7), (We are open till 8 on this Thursday.), Friday, October 3 and Saturday, October 4 (10 to 5).  Grand prize is a Janome MC6600.  MSRP $2499.  You can also win a $50 gift certificate to any of the shops, a $25 gift certificate to any of the shops,  and complete the Jumble to win a $250 gas card.  To win the grand prize you must go to 9 of the 11 shops AND the MYSTERY SHOP.  Nobody will know the mystery shop until the hop is over.  DO YOU DARE NOT VISIT ALL 11 SHOPS?  You will receive a free pattern with your passport and 2 10" squares of fabric.  You also will get CHOCOLATE at each shop. 

The Riverlea Quilt show is Saturday, October 25th and Sunday October 26th from 10 to 5 at Byblos Niagara Resort & Spa on Grand Island.  Hope to see you there!!!

FALL RETREAT AT BEAVER HOLLOW:  November 6, 7, 8, and 9.  Their website is www.beaverhollow.com.  It is located in Java outside of East Aurora.  It is just beautiful there.  The rooms are very nice and feature two double beds with new mattresses.  The food is top notch and the views are beautiful.  There is an indoor pool and hot tub and a classy spa on site.  The sewing areas are nice and feature wide tables and very comfy chairs.  We are not planning on organized classes, but what we would like to do is offer in groups of 2 to 4 computer classes with Don or machine classes with Marie.  There is a wide variety of things we could do with this.  Your cost including all taxes, hotel room, use of sewing areas, recreation, including bonfire with smores, snacks and a beverage bar all day, and all food is:  Double room from Friday 1pm to Sunday 4pm is $300.  If you want to start earlier, come on Thursday at 1pm for an additional $100.  These prices are based on a double occupancy of the rooms.Please RSVP by 10/1/14.  Money will be due October 15th.  We can finance this for six months interest free!!!!

If you attended Quilter's Quest shop hop and liked the product that I used in my purse it is called Stiff Stuff and it is in stock now!!

We also got in more fabric Lavender by Northcott but it is selling fast!!

The 5 x 7 hoop is in stock for the Memory Craft 15000.  Retail is $199 but we have it on sale for $149.  There is an update for the machine to use the hoop. 

There is also a new app for the ipad or the iphone.  It is called AcuDesign.  You can edit designs, (edit, change size/thread color and order), 500 free designs, import designs (import designs previously saved, edited, or downloaded designs, 3D photorealistic preview, and stitch file converter.  You can purchase directly from the App store or we will offer it at a $5 discount if you buy it from us.  $49.00 from App store or $46.00 from us.  From what I understand the app works with ALL JANOME MACHINES AS WELL AS THE MAJORITY OF OUR COMPETITORS' MODELS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  More information is available at the store. 

Sorry this is so lengthy,

Marie, Don, and the girls
Marie's Sewing Center
6310 Robinson Road
Lockport, NY 14094