NOVEMBER FEATURE -- Our feature for the month of November is Brown fabric. All Brown fabric will be 20% off during November.
COMING ON NOVEMBER 16 - Lightning Sharp will be on site to sharpen your knives, scissors, rotary blades, etc. Hours are 9:00 - Noon. No appointment is necessary - first come, first served. Following is a brief price list:
Knives - $6
Serrated Knives - $7
Household Scissors - $6
Kitchen Scissors - $7
Fabric Scissors - $15
Rotary Blades - $4
For additional pricing on lawn tools, mani/pedi items, please see their website - www.lightningsharp.com
UPCOMING HOLIDAY EVENTS AT THE STORE
Happy Veterans' Day to all those who have and are serving in any branch of the military. We sincerely thank you for your service and for helping to make our country a safe place to live and work. In honor of Veterans Day, Monday November 11, we will have 20% off all patriotic fabric.
We also wish you a very safe and Happy Thanksgiving holiday later this month. We will be open our normal hours on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving, November 27. We will be closed on Thanksgiving Day.
Friday November 29 is Black Friday and Saturday November 30 is Small Business Saturday. We will have some specials and door prizes on both of those days. Stop in the store to see what is going on either or both of these days.
So, you can plan your holiday shopping in December - we will be closed December 23, 24 & 25 (Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday) for the Christmas holiday. We will reopen our normal hours (9:00-5:00) on Thursday December 27. The following week we will be open on Monday, December 30 from 9:00-5:00; and closed Tuesday through Friday for the New Year's holiday and to do our annual store inventory. We will reopen on Saturday January 4.
NOTE: We do sell Quilters Select Rulers. However, since they are difficult to ship they are not listed in our on-line store; they are sold in the store only.
QUILT APPRAISALS BY CINDY STUART
Appraisals are recommended for new quilts and old quilts valued for more than $250. Values will be provided.
Consultations are recommended for old quilts valued at less than $250. Information will include age of quilt, pattern when known, quilt care and advice and other observations. No value is given.
Quilts are to be brought in by the owner. If this is not possible, the owner needs to sign a letter that authorizes individual (by name) to hear comments about the quilt and that includes the owners address. The appraisal will be sent to the owner.
Please allow 30 minutes for one appraisal ($50 per quilt) and 15 minutes for consultation ($25 per quilt). A deposit of $25 per quilt will be required.
Please contact Twisted Sisters to schedule an appointment. Current schedule is: November 21 (9:00-Noon); and December 19 (9:00-Noon).
Thank You, Thank You, Thank you! Because of the generosity of our customers we have surpassed our goal of 1,000 pillowcases. We have collected a total of 1,104 pillowcases. This is a big increase from our 756 donated last year. Later this month we will be presenting these pillowcases to our worthy charities - Blount County Foster Parent Association and Blount Family Promise. We will be collecting pillowcases again next year; you can donate them at any time. In January we will announce the charities we will donate pillowcases to in 2020.
RECEIVED TO DATE: 1,104
DIFFERENCE: +104 YEA!!
CLASSES -- Our class schedule is up-to-date on the website. Please be sure and check out some new, and repeat, classes we have available. If you have a special class you are interested in, please let us know and we will try to get one scheduled.
UPCOMING QUILT SHOWS AND EVENTS IN THE AREA:
15th Annual Santa Mouse CHRISTMAS HOUSE, December 5th & 6th (10:00 - 5:00) and December 7th (10:00 - 3:00), Fairview Methodist Church, 2508 Old Niles Ferry Rd., Maryville
March 4 - 7, 2020 - Mountain Quiltfest in Pigeon Forge TN
June 4-13, 2020 - East Tennessee Quilt Shop Hop
You Sew Crazy Sewing Studio has ongoing events for sewers, quilters, and crafters; check them out at https://yousewcrazy.squarespace.com/events.
HANDICAP RAMP - We have a portable handicap ramp for people who need assistance into our store. If you are in need of this, please call ahead or have someone come in and let us know.
NOTE: Shipping cost will be determined at time order is filled. The quoted amount is an estimated cost. Cost will be lowered if applicable.
Twisted Sisters Quilt Shop is a locally owned quilt shop in Alcoa, TN offering a wide selection of fabrics, notions, patterns, books and more. We offer a variety of classes for all skill levels as well as long-arm quilting and binding services.
We are located near the beautiful Smoky Mountain area. We are a member of the Blount County Chamber of Commerce.