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Sharynn's Quilt Box

Newsletter September 28th

890 S. STATE STREET                       



It’s a rainy day here in Southern Indiana but our shop is bright and cheerful with lots of quilt samples that will spark your imagination! We are working to get some samples made of Christmas projects. These are must see projects!!

Our First Annual 4 County Holiday Shop Hop will be December 1, 2, & 3. The theme is Reindeer Dash! The hours will be 9-5 all three days. Mark your calendars! Passports are now available. They are $5.00 up to day of the shop hop and $6.00 day of. The GRAND PRIZES (there will be 4) will be $50.00 gift certificates…one (1) from each shop. Each shop will also have a Gift Basket worth $100.00 to give away. You will get 1 chance for each $20.00 you spend. You will also receive a 20% off coupon good for your next visit. Our project will be in the shop next week. Come by and see it and get your passport!


We’ve got to move them and you will get the benefit! The sale begins Friday the 23rd. Don’t forget to think about Christmas! This sale includes ALL Janome models. If there is one you’ve had your eye on one now is the time to get it. The new Horizon Memory Craft 9400 has wonderful features such as an automatic presser foot lift, 350 built in stitches up to 9mm wide and includes 3 alphabets. Eleven 1-step buttonholes and a needle threader. Also comes with a full color LCD touchscreen and a USB port and a direct PC connection.

Our extra special deals will be on the 3160 QDC, 760 Jem Platinum, and the 4120 QDC. These “little” machines are light weight but do a big job!

The Janome Memory Craft 500E is an embroidery machine ONLY. It is limited only by what you can’t imagine! This machine sports 160 designs, 6 monogram fonts, maximum embroidery size is 7.9x11! It also has many other features including built-in advanced needle treader.

The Skyline 9 is another new Janome machine that does embroidery and lots of other stitches and has lots of capabilities.This machine has 250 built-in embroidery designs, Accu-Feed, & flex layered fabric feeding system. It also has embroidery couching function technology and 3 exclusive Janome Aps with WIFI.

The Memory Craft 9900 is both sewing and embroidery machine. It has 175 built in stitches. And design transfer options. Lots of features and priced to sell! Features of this machine are a large embroidery area, built-in assistant sewing application, easy thread bobbin case, and a bobbin winder with a cutting blade.

The Horizon Memory Craft 14000 has 350 built-in embroidery stitches and an embroidery area of 9.1x11.8! It has Accu-Feed Flex, full intensity lighting system, real time PC connection with Horizon Link Suite. It has 11 different fonts with European characters and 2 & 3 letter monogramming function. This machine is a must see!

GOOD NEWS----due to popular demand, we are extending our sale on machines as we have more coming in soon! We are running out of room! Come see us soon!!

Don’t forget that we service what we sell!

Do you have trouble cutting accurate pieces for your quilt? If so, the GO! Cutter is for you! We have the GO! BIG, GO! & GO! BABY in stock with all the dies to go with them. You can make a variety of different shapes and in different sizes up to 12” blocks. You can buy dies that will cut the alphabet, numbers, stars, trees, flowers, cars, etc.

Cathy’s Project of the Month will be October 11th from 1:30 to 3:30p.m. here in our classroom. This will be the Fold ‘N Stitch Wreath. Sign up now to reserve your spot. The cost of the class is $5.00 plus fabric. You can come in early to buy your fabric and get it cut before class time.


The Columbus Star Quilters and Evening Star Quilt Guild will present their 15th Biennial Judged Show on Saturday and Sunday October 1st and 2nd at Donner Center in Columbus, Indiana.

Quilter’s Holiday Extravaganza will be November 18th and 19th at Celebrations in Seymour, Indiana. Admission is $5.00 for 1 or both days. They will have goodie bags, demos, door prizes, games, and special quilt displays.

ATTENTION HANDI-QUILTERS!!! Harriett Carpanini HQ’s educator will be here for classes on October 14th and 15th. There are 2 sessions on Friday ($40.00 per session) and one session on Saturday ($80.00). Friday sessions are Boot Camp from 9-12 and Free Motion Quilting 1-4. Saturday’s session is all day Pro Stitching from 9-3. For more info please call 812-346-4731.


When you bring in your machine for service (and this should be done at least once a year), please remember to bring your power cord, foot petal, and a general sewing foot (an A or F foot) for the machine. Please include the thread that you use the most. Every machine needs to be cleaned once year so don’t forget to be kind to your best friend!!