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         Scrappy News

408 West Spring Street
Brownstown, IN  4727

Volume 3 Issue 5
MAY 2019



 Click to visit Scrappy Patches Quilt Shop!

  Please check below, no newsletter for      June.  

Sizing?  What is the perfect size quilt?  All the new mattresses sizes make it difficult to decide what size a quilt should be. There really isn't one size that you should adhear to.  It can all get very complicated.
So starting with a standard size would be a good beginning, measure
the bed, add the sides, top and bottom and you have your quilt size!
Another size to consider is the baby quilt.  30 x 30 is perfect if you like a perfect square.  30 x 40 may last a little longer while the baby grows.  They can even go 36 x 52 to cover a crib mattress.  Again, lots of choices and and you decide what best fits your


  MAY SALE -  25% - PURPLE'S

Block of the Month
Batik star, 62 x 62, $50.00 first month, following 6 months $14.50.  You will receive enough fabric to applique if that appeals to you.  There is also enough fabric to add rows to make this quilt larger.  You are welcome to pick up your blocks anytime during the month.  This can be shipped if requested and postage paid.
Have any questions about putting it together, come in and let us help you with your blocks.  Tues. you are welcome to work on this project here and sit n sew, 9 - 3. (812-358-1734)

                    Batik Star

Candy Twist, Buck A Block -  70 x 79.5
  Pattern $5.00 and this is a true buck a block, $1.00 for each block      42 blocks for entire quilt
  Will receive 4 blocks a month for $4.00.  Please stop in and see          this bright, fun quilt!

Patchwork Club will be May 25, at 9:00 a.m - 12 noon. Sew after the meeting till 3:00.

2019 Southern Indiana Shop Hop
Mark your calendars!  June 19 -22, 9 am - 6 pm.  Bed of Roses,  Passports:  $5.00 before hop, $6.00 during hop, ($1.00 per passport will be donated to St. Jude's Children's Hospital).  Ten shops this year!  Visit all ten shops for Prizes:
Grand Prize your choice Janome 3160QDCB or a Baby Lock Lyric.  Other prizes: 90 Fat quarters and 10 gift certificates $50 each (from the different shops).  Pick up your passports now.

Quilt Show, Brown Co. Historical Society, May 31 (9-7) & June 1, (9-5) 2019.  Brown County History Center, 90 Gould St, 
Nashville.  $5.00, 12 and under free.

Franklin Co. Quilt Show, Fri., May 17 (10-5, Sat, May 18, (10-4), Old Brookville High School Gym, 1010 Franklin Ave., Brookville, In. or call 765-969-6294 or 765-647-5661.

Wayne Co. Extension Homemakers, Biennial Quilt Show, May 24 & 25 (10 - 6), at Wayne Co. Fairgrounds, 861 Salisbury Rd N., Richmond, In.  $5, kids under 6 free.  Info call:  765-973-9281 or email at:

 PURPLES - 25% off, may be solids or fabric with purple in it, is included.
  (sssshhhhh.... - Orange 25% off for June)

  June newsletter - due to some traveling and selling of my home, this newsletter person, Sue Smith
   will not be doing a June newsletter.  Will be back and running for July so look us up in July!  The
  store will be open every day as usual, just no special internet news.  
 5/10  Bible Study, here in the shop, 6 pm.
 5/12  Mother's Day
 5/27  Memorial Day



  • 408 W Spring St, Brownstown, IN  47220
  • Ph: (812) 358-1734
  • Hours: T-F: 9a-5p, Thurs. 9a-6p, 4th Sat. 9 -noon