A Fabulous Fat Quarter

Novel ideas with novelty fabrics from 4my3boyz.com

29. November 2012 06:53
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This Week's Fabulous Updates

29. November 2012 06:53 by tbev | 0 Comments

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Wow! Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday—it's been a week of non-stop activity. Did you survive? We've been in hyperdrive at 4my3boyz Fabrics, cutting, folding, and shipping orders all over the world. If we didn't know it before, one thing is clear—the holiday season is in full swing!

Here are some quick updates to keep you in the know:

~Don't forget our amazing shipping offer extended throughout the end of 2012: $5.00 maximum shipping on all domestic orders and half-off shipping for all international orders! 

 

~The Holiday Fabshop Hop is still going on and there's still time to win! Register to play and visit our homepage at 4my3boyz Fabrics to find some BIG hints about the hiding places of the "YouFoundIt Bunny"! Don't delay, the Fabshop Hop ends December 15!

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~A new sale starts today! All Cookie and Baking Fabric is on sale right now, so preheat your sewing machine and work on those special holiday gift ideas.

Orange Sewing Kit

~I'm ga-ga over this little orange sewing kit I found on Pinterest. Are you pinning? Let's pin together.

~Congratulations to Lupe S. of Whittier, CA, winner of $50 in fabric from 4my3boyz Fabrics! Remember, there's always a giveaway going on, so enter now for your chance to win. This week we're giving away $25 in fabric and $25 in notions from 4my3boyz Fabrics. Enter to win by making any purchase at 4my3boyz or sharing anything on our Facebook page!

27. November 2012 06:46
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Fabulous Fabric Labels

27. November 2012 06:46 by tbev | 0 Comments

Remember the little labels lovingly stitched inside the sweater from grandma? So sweet, but who has that kind of time anymore? Actually, you do! Thanks to modern technology, it's easier than ever to add a personal touch to all of your hand-crafted holiday gifts! There are lots of fun options, either do-it-yourself or hire-it-out. Here are some ideas to get you started:

4my3boyz Personalized Labels

If you want to create your own labels, Patchwork Pottery has a great step-by-step tutorial for you.


4my3boyz Personalized Labels

DIY labels get even simpler with these amazing fabric sheets that get printed directly from your inkjet printer!
4my3boyz Personalized Labels
I also love this fabric roll, which allows you to use as little or as much fabric as you want!


4my3boyz Personalized Labels

Want the personalized label without the work? Hire it out. Personalized satin ribbons can be ordered online.


4my3boyz Personalized Labels

In fact, you can even have your own logo or special design printed on these custom labels. 

Your handmade gifts deserve to bear your signature, so try these ideas out. And while you're at it, create a set of labels for one of your crafting friends. It's a fabulous gift idea!

 

22. November 2012 05:18
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This Week's Fabulous Updates

22. November 2012 05:18 by tbev | 0 Comments

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Happy Thanksgiving! Today in America, we are taking time to reflect on the things for which we are most grateful. For those of us at 4my3boyz Fabrics, one of the things we're most thankful for is YOU. Without a doubt, our customers are the highlight of everything we do! We love being part of your creative endeavors and we wouldn't be here without you. So, thanks. Truly.

Of course, this weekend marks the official beginning of the holiday shopping season, and we've prepared some offers that will not disappoint. Here's what we've got lined up:

Black Friday: FREE domestic shipping, and HALF OFF all international shipping all day long! Plus, other specials running throughout the site.

Cyber Monday: 20% off the entire site, plus $5.00 maximum domestic shipping, and half off all international shipping. Plus, other fun offerings you'll want to check out!

Did you catch our gift ideas for sewers, crafters, and quilters? Lots of fun ideas to get your holiday shopping started!

Don't forget—there's always a new giveaway every Thursday. Enter now to win! And congratulations to Jean V. of Orem, UT, winner of last week's giveaway!

On Monday we asked you if you preferred white or dark meat on your turkey and overwhelmingly you said white! I guess that means more dark meat for me!

Happy Thanksgiving and may you be surrounded with good food and people you love!

20. November 2012 07:59
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Fabulous Gift Ideas for Sewers, Crafters, and Quilters

20. November 2012 07:59 by tbev | 0 Comments

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Looking for the perfect gift for the sewer, crafter, or quilter on your list? (Or just looking for a few gift ideas to hint to the hubby?) I've put together a collection of fabulous gifts, sure to make any crafty lady drool. Check them out:

1. American Dreams Lap Stand is perfect for the quilter on your list.
 
2. This Clove Leather Coin Thimble is a favorite among quilters and those who do needlework.
 
3. This Crafty Lady Scissors T-shirt is so modern and chic. I could see this dressed up or down.
 
4. Of course, Gingher Sewing Scissors are a very nice gift that will last a lifetime.
 
5. A Fons Ergonomic Seam Ripper is a must-have item for any sewer, crafter, or quilter. 
 
6. I love this She's Crafty Necklace, made from hand-stamped silver.
 
7. A Hinterberg Quilt Display Rack is a beautiful gift that allows your quilter to show off their handiwork.
 
8. A "Mad Crafty" linoleum print will brighten up any craft room, don't you think?
 
9. This Scissor Necklace is just the right amount of charm.
 
10. How about a stocking full of Fat Quarter Bundles? I think yes!
 
11. A Rotary Cutting Set is a great gift for a beginning quilter.
 
Share your own gift ideas in the comments section!

14. November 2012 17:19
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This Week's Fabulous Updates

14. November 2012 17:19 by tbev | 0 Comments

~Hip! Hip! It's time to hop! The Holiday FabShop Hop officially begins today! Register now and then play to win! Find the "YouFoundIt Bunny" hidden in our online shop for your chance at big prizes.

~Of course, big prizes are always going on at 4my3boyz Fabrics. Congratulations to our latest weekly giveaway winner, Dot R. of Wooster, OH! A new weekly giveaway is going on now, and the prize is even bigger—$50 of free fabric! Enter to win by making any purchase at 4my3boyz Fabrics OR re-tweet any of our tweets on Twitter before 11/22/12. 

~I'm obsessed with these beautiful pincushions I found on Pinterest. (Are you pinning yet? Let's follow each other!)

~On sale this week: Pillow Panels! Check out a few of my favorites:

 

Christmas Stable Black & White Horse Fabric Pillow Panel



Winter's Eve Holiday Snowy Church Fabric Pillow Panel

~Thank you to all who have sent in donations for Hurricane Sandy victims! We are still collecting coats, gloves, scarves and hats. It's not too late to help!

~Have a wonderful week as you prepare for Thanksgiving. May you be surrounded with good food and loved ones!