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January 2021 Newsletter


Welcome 2021 we hope your nicer then 2020

For those of us who survived 2020 Hooray!!! For those lost in 2020 we are saddened. 
It has been one heck of a year and I think most people would agree THANK GOODNESS IT IS OVER... I wish you all a prosperous, healthy and happy 2021.

We start 2021 Celebrating the Anniversary of the "New" Old Alley Quilt Shop... I just had a flash back of watchin Old Christine. It has been a great adventure and I am always learning I LOVE IT.  It has been a great pleasure getting to know some of you and look forward to meeting more as the years go on.  Always up for a challenge so please let me know if you would like to see something new or want a specific class or something, we will do our best.  Need Notions or patterns in that are not in the store make sure to ask us we will special order for you if we can.  There is usually a pretty quick turn around time.

I hope you get a chance to come Celebrate with us tomorrow January 1st, 2021 and enjoy the promos and sales. We have a couple of ways to shop and enjoy the specials. Do to system restrictions we have different rules and specials for In Store, Online and Facebook Live Sales so please read below.

In Store Only (These are available in store only and January 1st Only 11 am - 4 pm)

  • 20% OFF Store Wide
  • Take an Additional 10% off all Clearance
  • Buy 3 Spools of Thread Get One free 
  • Buy 3 FQ's Get One Free
  • Make sure to sign up for door prizes as well (one entry per person per purchase)

Facebook Live (Two Events 10 am and 4:30 pm Jan 1st, 2020)

  • These are Live Sales on Facebook only. first come first serve while quantities last.
  • You will respond in the comments "Sold #1" "Sold #2"  and so on.
  • You must be on during the live show we honor the sale during the Live Show ONLY not later.  They should last roughly 30 minutes.
  • We will contact you for payment on any items with in the next few days.
  • If you purchase you must send your contact phone # and Name to us via messenger.
  • We will group and ship orders together with the Flash Sales throughout the day.
  • All Orders will get their name in the hat for "Live Door Prize"

Online Only Sales  (These are available in online only and January 1st Only 11 am - 4 pm)

  • There will be a new Flash Sale at 11 - 12 -1 -2 -3 they will last 1 hour
  • These Flash Sales will be announced on Facebook Only
  • During check out even if you want these shipped please choose pick up we will combine orders and ship together. Please Note that you want it shipped in notes along with make sure you phone number is entered.  We will call within the next few days to get payment for shipping.  That is unless you spend over $100 then it is free.
  • These Sales LAST 1 hour or until gone so do not miss out.

January 9th
The Virtual Quilt Show.  We will have our Annual quilt show virtually this year due to Covid, we will keep everyone safe.  Look for a video to be posted showing all the beautiful quilts this year January 9th at 1 pm

Coming in February

Coming in March 
Our first Virtual Retreat - Stay Tuned for more information

Don't Forget Beginning Quilting Starts Monday January 4th at 6pm - only a few spots left get signed up.  Only $90 for an 8 week course.

Also our block of the month Club begins.  Want to be a part of it get signed up soon Club begins January 19th.  $40 signs you up and gets you the pattern for one of the 3 Options see below.

We will hopefully finally have some classes - see available class below.

Happy New Year to you all may it be a Blessed Year

Valerie and Staff
Old Alley Quilt Shop
Sherburn, MN


January  Classes and Clubs - 

Block of the Month Club

We have 3 BOM concurrently going throughout the year and will have Club held the 3rd Tuesday of Every month at 11 am and 6 pm.  We will discuss the blocks have show and tell and discuss any new products in the store, have demos, etc.  And all members have the opportunity to be part of the Annual Quilt Show in January.

Here are the options

 Join Us in making Our 2021 Copper Canyon Quilt.  This Quilt is 102" x 102" and set up for the intermediate quilter.  You will get 2 blocks a month for the first 8 months and multiple blocks there after. 

This beautiful sampler designed by Joanna Figuera was designed around her Halloween Figs fabric line from Moda this last fall. This is a great quilt design with many different blocks and techniques that you will learn or have a refresher in.  Size is 66" X 72"

Join us in making our 2021 Nebula Quilt.  This Quilt is 96" x 97" and set up for the intermediate quilter.  Recommended rulers, Jaybirds Hex N More and Super Sidekick. This is not the Tula Nebula Kit that is sold out.  You can use your own fabrics or we can cut fabrics from the True colors line to best match the kit, or pick from many color options in the store.

Beginning Quilting Class

This eight session class begins on January 4th, 2021 and will take you through information about selecting your fabrics, threads and needles, and will help you to complete a baby or lap quilt in your choice of fabrics. 

January 16th 9 am - 3 pm
Range Backpack Class with Valerie
Only 2 spots left
Cost is $15

Redwood Tote Class with Billie Jo
This Class is Full get added to the wait list we will probably have another one :-) 
Cost is $15

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