Christmas Updates


Christmas Updates

Demo December

KIMBERBELL’S DEMO DECEMBER in Surrey: Who wants to make an adorable mug rug and test out an embroidery machine? Do you want to know what the excitement is all about with machine embroidery? We will learn applique in the hoop, how to chenille and basic embroidery skills. Would you like to try a fun, quick in the hoop project? This is a great class with 2 teachers, so anyone can join, no experience required. In December, we will have 6 different sessions so come and join the fun. Call to reserve your spot as seats are limited

Demo Dates: Surrey:
Tues Dec 11 10:00am – 11:30am
Tues Dec 11 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Wed Dec 12 10:00am – 11:30am
Wed Dec 12 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Wed Dec 19 10:00am – 11:30am
Wed Dec 19 12:00pm – 1:30pm

Fee: $5 for Pattern and Fabric Kit
Teacher: Kerri Sketchley/ Lori Bandong
Skill Level: Beginner and Beyond

Bring a USB stick for us to copy your pattern onto.

Stocking Contest

Stocking Contest Information: Would you like to WIN an early Christmas gift? Grand prize will be a Gift Certificate valued at $100. One for each store. All of our customers are invited to participate. The prize will be awarded by random draw. To be eligible to win you will need to make a quilted stocking. Here are the rules:

Each Entry Must:
* Stocking Front must consist of three layers – the top, batting and lining and include a hanging tab (stocking back does not need to be quilted)
* be a min of 12″ long
* be made with 100% quilter’s cotton
* can be pieced, contain embroidery and or applique or a panel
* be quilted either by hand, machine or a combination of both
* be made in 2018 and not have been used
* All Entries must be in by Sat Dec 15, 2018
*Maximum 3 Entries per customer per day (except Thurs Nov 29 – as many as you sew in the store). Contest entrant must drop of stockings (no dropping off for your friends).

All stockings will be donated to charity. Let’s start spreading the Christmas cheer!

Christmas Coupons
Available Now

1 Sheet $10
3 Sheets $25

Available until Dec 15, 2018

Christmas Bureau Family
for Surrey Store

We haven’t had a lot of donations this year so if you haven’t bought Christmas Coupons please come in and get yours. Also if you are planning to bring something for the family please let me know as I will have to start shopping soon.

We have our Christmas Bureau Family for the Surrey Store this year. This family is Vegetarian and Celiac and knows the diet is difficult so they weren’t willing to ask for much but if anyone is familiar and wants to drop of a favourite item that would be wonderful.

Talking to Mom and she mostly just wanted some special treats for the kids.

So far we have a gift for the 17 year old boy a couple small items for the other 2 kids. We can use almost everything, food, gifts stocking stuffers so if you had something you wanted to donate let me know or bring it by.

This family consists of a Mom and Dad and 1 girl and 2 boys. No gift ideas for Mom or Dad they just said anything we can do for the kids would be great.

12 year old boy – Interests are Minecraft and video games. He wears a mens small and favourite colours are black and red. Loves sweat pants, pj’s and soft clothing

15 year old girl – Clothes, Purse, Make-up, lotions and body sprays, movie pass. Wears a XS or S. Favourite colour is pink

17 year old boy – Loves video games and has a PS4. Other ideas are Clothes. Movie pass. Wears Mens XLarge (he is 6’2″) Likes all colours: Grey, White, Black or Blue, red, will even wear pink clothes.

We need stocking stuffers, gifts and food for all of Christmas Day. Please bring in all your donations by Sat Dec 15. You can also help support our family by buying Christmas coupons in the store. Thank you for all your help!

1 Spot Remaining

Introduction to Quilting With Rulers on your home sewing machine: If you enjoy free motion quilting the quilts you make, learn to use long-arm quilting rulers on your home sewing machine. This class will introduce you to using the Janome rulers and the design possibilities. In this class we will review the techniques, how to use the rulers and discover the design possibilities using rulers. We will practice using the rulers so you can create your own designs. You will need a ruler quilting foot and rulers for this class.
Date: Surrey: NEW CLASS Sat Dec 15 10:00am – 4:00pm
Instructor: Jean Joinson
Fee: $45 + Janome Ruler Set Reg $189.95 or $161.50 if purchased for class
Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting Skills


Cake Therapy and Beyond

We have a whole new line up of fun classes and patterns this year for Cake Therapy. If you haven’t already attended Cake Therapy, then it’s time you did and find out what you are missing. All we are going to tell you is it takes place once a month at both stores and there are NO FEES for these sessions, but there will be cake! And of course laughter, friends, coffee and tea! What quilter doesn’t need a little “Therapy”, so sign up today to reserve your spot.

Surrey: Thurs Dec 20 – 2:00pm – 3:00pm or Sat Dec 22 – 9:30am – 10:30am

Tom’s Sewing Centre
#102 – 8338 – 120th St
Surrey, BC
604-507-2841

Countryfolk Fabric
#5 – 45802 Luckakuck Way
Chilliwack, BC
604-824-5643

www.tomssewing.com