Monthly Fat Quarters


Each month we do a fat quarter raffle. If you would like to participate, bring a fat quarter! You just might be one of the winners!

July 8 National Blueberry Day: blues, solids or prints

  • Blueberries are loaded with fiber and rich in antioxidants. Blueberries are one of the healthiest fruits you can eat. The most notable health benefits of blueberries include: helps lower cholesterol to promote heart health, reduces the risk of cancer, and can even help to slow the aging process.

August 7 National Mustard Day: yellows, solids or prints

  • The National Mustard Museum was the originator of the holiday and celebrates the day every first Saturday in August

September 14th National Coloring Day: multi-color prints

  • As a stress-reducer, coloring isn’t just for kids anymore.

October 27th- National Black Cat Day – blacks, solid, prints, tone on tone

November 11- Veteran’s Day: red, white and blue fabrics, patriotic fabrics, solids or prints

  • Veterans Day, originally celebrated as Armistice Day, was first issued on November 11, 1919 by President Woodrow Wilson a year after the end of World War I. The purpose of Armistice day was to honor the fallen soldiers of The Great War for their sacrifice and bravery.

December 7- National Cotton Candy Day: pinks , solids or prints

  • The Cotton Candy machine was patented in 1899 by William Morrison and John C. Wharton. They brought it to the St. Louis World’s Fair in 1904, where is was quite popular. Cotton Candy is a favorite at amusement parks, circuses, fairs, and sports venues.