A Fabulous Fat Quarter

Novel ideas with novelty fabrics from 4my3boyz.com

28. February 2013 07:26
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This Week's Fabulous Updates

28. February 2013 07:26 by tbev | 0 Comments

Another week has gone by again! On Facebook this week, I asked if there were signs of spring where you live. Most said no, but there were a few reports of daffodil buds and early blossoms. Hooray! Here's what's springing up around these parts:

~A new sale begins today: Character Flannel Fabrics! We have several new items, so be sure to take a look at them all. Here are a few of my favorites...

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Flannel Thomas the Tank Engine Always Ready

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Flannel Disney Princesses in Floral Frames

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Flannel Spiderman Wall-Crawler Climbing 

~Our big move to a new 4my3boyz Fabrics website is still underway, so please pardon our appearance as we continue the work! We've had a few complaints about trouble with checkout lately. If you have any trouble at all, please email us and we'll get it resolved right away!

~As part of our move, we're clearing out oodles of fabrics. Our sale category is growing and growing, so take advantage of these clearance prices and bolster your stash.

~Tuesday we shared some fun DIY ideas for St. Patrick's Day, along with some lucky fabrics in stock.

~Today is the last day to enter our current giveaway for $100 of free fabric. Any purchase automatically enters your name into the drawing as well as a comment on our Facebook page. This giveaway ends 2/28/13, but a new one is coming up soon!

26. February 2013 06:06
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Fabulous St. Patrick's Day Crafts

26. February 2013 06:06 by tbev | 0 Comments

4my3boyz St. Patrick's Day Ideas

St. Patty's Day is only a couple of weeks away−just enough time to create some fabulous decor to help you celebrate! I've gathered some favorite ideas from Pinterest to share with you, along with some of our favorite fat quarter fabric in stock now! Check out these crafty ideas:

1. Decorative Fabric Balls
2. Onesie with Fabric Tie and Suspenders 
3. Lucky Applique Pillow
4. Fabric Scrap St. Patrick's Day Shamrock Wreath
5. Rainbow Fabric Banner 

And just in case you need a little fabric inspiration, here's what's hot in the shop:

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Top O' Mornin' St. Patrick's Day Hats

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Luck of the Irish Scrolled Shamrocks Black

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Luck of the Irish Green and Black Plaid

21. February 2013 08:09
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This Week's Fabulous Updates

21. February 2013 08:09 by tbev | 0 Comments

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Baby, it's (still) cold outside, which means it's best to stay inside and sew! I've been perusing these homemade placemat tutorials I found on Pinterest. But enough about me, here's what you need to know this week from 4my3boyz Fabrics:

~On Tuesday, we shared some of our favorite craft and sewing blogs. Do you blog? Share your blog with us in the comments section!

~Congratulations to our latest giveaway winner, Eiko F. from Kanawaga, Japan! We love being a worldwide business and making friends all over the globe.

~A new giveaway has begun, $100 in free fabric from 4my3boyz Fabrics is up for grabs. Any purchase between now and 2/28/13 enters you to win, as well as any comment or share on our Facebook page.

~Check out our new sale: Winter Sports Fabrics (Did you know the winter Olympics are only a year away? I'm already excited!) Here are a couple of my favorites:

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Chill Out! Scenic Snowmobiler Silhouettes

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Chill Out! Falling Snowflakes on Blue

~We're getting new fabrics every day, like this new Superman Man of Steel line. Wouldn't you just love to make something great out of this for your superman?

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Superman Man of Steel Overlapping Superman

That's it! Have a wonderful week and keep busy!

19. February 2013 07:52
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Fabulous Craft and Sewing Blogs

19. February 2013 07:52 by tbev | 0 Comments

Ready for some DIY eye candy? Here's a handful of fabulous bloggers you should be following. 

A Stitch in Dye - Blogger Malka Dubrawsky creates colorful, imaginative designs that make fabric sing. If you're a quilter or a crafter, you'll be inspired to tackle one of her amazing creations. Favorites include Cheater Cloth and Twinkle Coverlet.

The Crafty Crow - If you love crafting with your kids, this is a site you need to bookmark. There is so much here to keep you and the kids engaged in the creative, crafty process. Check out the great St. Patrick's Day Crafts

Angry Chicken - This site is full of fun inspiration and great writing. You'll be inspired to look at your projects in a whole new way. I love blogger Amy Karol's way of appreciating the old and the new and finding creative ways to incorporate them together. Check out Vintage/New Quilt

Make and Takes - This site is a gold mine of fun, simple, craft ideas to do with your kids. Most of the time, the ideas incorporate simple supplies you already have around the house, like this simple Drawstring Bag. Brilliant!

Pair these great blogs with our novelty fat quarters, and I'd say it's a match made in heaven!

14. February 2013 08:24
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This Week's Fabulous Updates

14. February 2013 08:24 by tbev | 0 Comments

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Happy Valentine's Day! I hope your day is filled with love, laughter, and lots of goodies. If you've got a moment to spare from all the festivities of the day, here's what's happening around here:

~In honor of President's Day, a new sale starts today on all Patriotic and Military Cotton Fabric and Fleece! Sale will continue through Wednesday, February 20. A few favorites include...

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George Washington Vintage Ca. 1810 Cameos

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Red White and Blue Cowboy Boots and Flags 

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Modern Heroes Army Gear and Rank Badges 

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US Military Marines Scenes and Logo Fleece Squares 

~Our Moving Sale continues too, with new fabrics being added all the time and being offered at up to 50% off! Find all of the sale fabrics in our sale category.

~In a spring cleaning mood? On Tuesday we shared nine great ideas for using up your fabric scraps

~Don't forget, our current giveaway ($50 in free fabric) is still open through Monday, the 18th. Any purchase at 4my3boyz Fabrics automatically enters you to win, as well as any comment on our Facebook page. Stop by and say hello!

That's it, friends. Have a wonderful day!