Monday, December 27, 2010

New Programs at Elaine's Quilt Block 2011
Cottonwood Heights, Utah

Join us for another stunning Block of the Month. "Civil War Chronicles" tells the strories of 12 women who encountered their own struggles on the home front while their husbands were away. Each pattern includes historical background and biographies about the generals' wives. We offer free demonstrations of the block construction each 3rd Saturday, while you pick up your kit.

Friendship Triangles Exchange A must-see trunk show by Laundry Basket Quilts kicks off our exciting exchange program during our Winter Celebration Open House Week, January 10th -15th. Join by picking up a "Cinamon Stick" (a dark/light fabric combination with 2" half-square triangle paper), sew your half-square triangles and return them to the shop. Then come in on "Exchange Days" and receive 54 squares of different color combinationa! We'll turn our scrappy squares into gorgeous projects designed by Eyta Sitar of Laundry Basket Quilts, based on colors from her fabric lines by Moda.

Charity Quilts 2011 This year we want to help provide full size quilts for elderly Native Americans still living on their reservations. Pick up your free fabric kit in the shop and enjoy creating for someone in need.

Quilts of Valor 2011 Teach a friend the joys of quilting at our expense! On selected Fridays, 2-4 pm. we'll open our classroom for you to teach a non-quilter friend how to piece. We'll supply the fabrics and patterns to create a "Quilt of Valor" to be awarded to an honorable service member or veteran.

Sweet Jelly Roll Classes Free classes this year to enjoy the creativity available with 2 1/2 " precuts. We offer a different quilt pattern each month. Visit to view the selected quilts for January ("Fish Crackers" uses whimsical pinwheels), February ("Daisy Chain" uses bright batiks), March ("Floral Bouquet" shows pastels on white) & April ("Sparkling Gemstones" strong prints from Kaffe Fasset & Amy Butler). Registration is needed. Also listed are 23 other classes to sharpen your skills during the next four months.

Getting Ready for Shop Hop 2011
We're very excited to present our novel theme "Treasure Island" during the Wasatch Front Shop Hop June 15th thru 18th - "The Best Quilt I Ever Read". We're designing with pirates and treaure maps, chests of gold and sailing ships! This year will be the best ever.

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Broadbent's Quilt Shop In Lehi Utah

There is something quite magic at the shop
especially in December.....

For over 128 years the elves have been
transforming every inch of the store into
a winter wonderland.

You really don't want to miss it!

We have some exciting things planned for the new year....

Many new Block of The Month programs...

New fabric arriving daily... We are continually adding the
newest trends &
the latest designers in fabric & patterns.

We stock everything the beginning or experienced quilter could need!

We also have a Monday Book Club where we feature
a new book each Monday at a special discount. (See the blog)

We have an awesome group of ladies that meet each month
for "Girl Gang" an informative, inspiring fun club, always
eager to add new members.

Classes offered by specialists in their field of technique'

A complimentary stitchery pattern each month...
In store coupon of the month...
Baby and Lap size quilt kits...
& much more

Check out our blog for the latest information

January 13, 14 & 15th
We will have our annual Winter Sale

Broadbent's Quilt Shop
128 North 100 East
Lehi, Utah

Monday - Saturday 9:00 - 5:00

Sunday, December 12, 2010

Village Dry Goods in Brigham City

The Village Girls have stayed busy this year making samples, cutting kits, and helping our wonderful customers with their projects.

On Wednesday, December 15th, we will be hosting a Christmas Party. Everyone is invited!! Samples from our upcoming Block of the Months, clubs, and an updated class schedule will be available that day. There will be treats, wassail, and at 1:00 pm, a visit from Jill Finley of Jillily Studio. She will present a trunk show of her inspirational quilts and a book signing. Copies of Jill's book, "Stitched Together" will be available for purchase.

On January 1st, we will have a New Year's Day party from 11am to 2pm. We will have multiple demo stations of portable handwork projects, treats, and a special sale (to be announced on the website). Join us for football-free fun, food, and frivolity!!

We are also busy preparing for the January 2011 Winter Retreat with guest teacher, "The Nickel Lady" Pat Speth. At this time we have room for 1 or 2 students in each class. You still have time to reserve a space for the Maddox dinner and trunk show on Friday, January 7th. Pat has written 4 books that focus on making scrappy quilts with 5" squares. Her latest book, "Nickel Quilts & Borders" has seven new quilt designs and over 260 border ideas. You won't want to miss the chance to meet her and see her wonderful designs.

A new 5x5 year kicks off on January 29th, 2011. Each year Village Dry Goods offers a new 5x5 tote bag. The bag is $5. Bring it in on a 5th Saturday (there are 5 months in 2011 with a 5th Saturday) and everything that fits in the bag is 25% off!

Be sure to check out our website ( for updates to our class schedule, Block of the Month programs and club activities. The website should be updated with all the new projects and classes by the first of January.

The Village Girls