Super excited to share this flyer with you all! There are so many exciting things happening over the next few week, including the 401 Quilt Run starting!, deals on batiks and our Deal of the week. There's something for everyone here at Pine Ridge and we can't wait to share it with you.
If you're not already using a Magnetic Pin Cushion - Why Not? They don't deteriorate with use (like the old fabric ones do), and you only have to throw your pins near it to make them stick. It will even hold your embroidery scissors (assuming of course that they're metal). [Buy online here]
ALL 42" BATIKS ON SALE @ $12.99 / METRE
Bolt of the week is Fibs & Fables, a cotton print from Anna Maria Horner. Available in three colour ways and is a s fun for children's quilts, decor and clothing as it is unexpected for women's fashion. Regular 12.99, on sale this week for $6.99 / Metre.
Beginner Quilting - Only 2 seats left!
In this introductory, but fun for everyone course, you’ll begin and finish a quilt in six weeks! Learn rotary cutting, pressing, fabric tips and cutting tricks and machine quilting as you make a baby or lap quilt, complete with binding!
Saturdays Oct. 7-Nov.11, 1-4pm
$110/6 classes, includes pattern, supplies extra
"Of Course", says the unsuspecting shop keep falling into the setup perfectly.
"Here's an ad for Flannels at 5 cents / yard. And here's silk on for 35 cents. Stolen Silks wouldn't be cheaper than these!"
As they were renovating their turn of the century home, they came across a collection of well preserved newspapers dating back as far as 1896. What a great find! I snapped a couple of quick phone pics so I could share them here.
We were doing an EPIC install when the question came up.
Recognize the sewing table? It matched the colour on the walls so perfectly that we can be sure it went to a nice home (they literally have sewing ads in the walls). Have Fun with your new EPIC! And if you do want a price match, you'll have to find an ad no older than 30 DAYS.
When Emily from Husqvarna was here last Thursday, event attendees were blown away with her samples, specifically those where she'd made her own fabrics. Imagine the giggles when they found out Pine Ridge is offering THAT class this Friday!
Join Ilse Vink for the ultimate creative experience and learn to use fabric scraps, yarns, and threads to make one-of-a-kind pieces of fabric, perfect for garment inserts, applique and bag making.
Friday September 22, 10am-1pm
$25, supplies extra
Call the store (613) 392-1422 to book your seat.
Learn to Knit
Looking for a new hobby? If you’ve never touched a knitting needle but love yarn and knitwear, this is for you. Starting this Saturday. Penny Drolet will teach you the knitting basics: how to cast on, knit, purl, increase, decrease, and cast off as you create a classic beginner washcloth.
Saturdays September 23 & 30, 1-3pm
$35/2 classes, includes all supplies
Call the store (613) 392-1422 to book your seat.
Just jumping into sewing, or looking to upgrade your skills? While hems are a necessary evil for many people, knowing which hem to use and which stitch to pick can be an exercise. You'll learn tricks & tips for professional finishes on various fabrics in this hands-on techniques seminar. You’ll master the blind hem, banish wavy hems on knits and learn how to hem store bought jeans while keeping the existing hem.
Thursday September 28, 6-8pm
$20, includes supplies
That's Emily Baker - Sewing Specialist demonstrating products and techniques from Husqvarna Viking for the 2017 Notion Commotion event at Pine Ridge Knit & Sew. We had a great turnout, a bunch of fun, some snacks, and a whole lot of "Keeping The World Sewing".
And if notions aren't enough commotion for you, we have two new Designer EPIC drivers in our family this week. Congratulations (you know who you are), we know you're going to love your new machines!
Now we all know good things come in threes, so who wants to step up to be the third new EPIC driver this week - sale's still on :)
Deals, deals, more deals! If you're looking for a new sewing machine, embroidery software, or just about anything else from Husqvarna Viking, you gotta get in here and sew...
All Husqvarna feet 25% off, Opal 690 on for lowest price of the year, and [get this] until September 24th - you can trade in ANY sewing machine for $5000 off MSRP towards that finger swipe'n, pinch-n-zoom'n, exclusive sense'n, wifi load'n, auto-thread'n, builtin teach'n, phone app tap'n, jumbo quilt'n, Husqvarna Viking Designer EPIC that you know you can't live without.
Get it all at Pine Ridge Knit & Sew in Trenton Ontario, I like that! [fb.com]
The Pine Ridge Jean Jacket Revival has come to an end, so we would like to take this opportunity to say Thank You to everyone who participated - we had SEW MUCH FUN!!! We had entries from kids and adults of all skill levels. The artistry is fantastic, original, stunning, and we're so proud of all the participants.
Check out the embellishments, the cutwork, the three dimensions, the colours. Really well done, we can't wait to see them out on the street and we're even more excited to see what they'll come up with next.