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26
Jul 2017

I Love Fabric Days

I Love Fabric Days

I Love Fabric Days on August 17-19 is a chance to share all the things we love about fabric and quilting. It's an opportunity for us all to learn more about the fabric industry and  how cloth is made.   For example, did you know that all cotton has to be…

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18
Jul 2017

I Love Fabric

I Love Fabric

We all love fabric and we all love it to different degrees, at different times. Sometimes we just need to hit the fabric shop for a quick "smell" of the fabric, yes, I said smell. At other times, we may need just a bit more of a fix-like going into…

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22
Jun 2017

Row by Row is a Go!

Row by Row is a Go!

Whew! We have survived the first day of the 2017 Row by Row Experience!  We had visitors from as far away as Texas and Wyoming on our first day!  How did YOU experience it?   I hope you were out visiting your favorite local quilt shop or maybe you're making a…

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27
Mar 2017

Thread Art

Thread Art

In the quilting world, thread is one of the most necessary and used items. Thread can be used for piecing fabric together, sketching thread drawings over your finished project, embroidering, sewing on small items like buttons and closures, and for making thread art. We have an employee at the Moose…

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24
Mar 2017

Superior Threads

Superior Threads

One of the essential parts of making a quilt is choosing what thread to use. We all love thread. Our favorite at the Moose is Superior Thread,  it is low lint and low fuzz!  It stitches beautifully and the variegated ones are great for quilting your own projects at home.…

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20
Mar 2017

County and State Fair Entry

County and State Fair Entry

Ready, set, summer! It will be here before we know it! Have you ever dreamed of or thought of entering your quilt in the County or State Fair? Have you ever imagined your project on The Wall, or in The Showcase? To be ready on time to enter your masterpiece,…

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16
Mar 2017

Worldwide Quilting Day

What day is March 18th ladies?! It’s more than the day after St. Patrick’s Day...when the leprechaun climbs back into his box of Lucky Charms. March 18th is Worldwide Quilting Day! You don’t want to miss visiting Merry Moose Quilt Shoppe for some fun activities that will be magically delightful! Worldwide Quilting…

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14
Mar 2017

Tea Towels

It’s tea time…tea towel time that is! Does the sound of tea towels sound totally dainty to you? Do you imagine a tea party with your best friends? There are so many uses for tea towels and we can give them as gifts, which is our favorite. Here at Merry…

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09
Mar 2017

Challenges, Contests, and Tasks, Oh My!

Challenges, Contests, and Tasks, Oh My!

Isn’t it fun when we challenge ourselves to something worthwhile? What would you say to challenging a friend or group of friends to a creative quilt challenge? There are many on social media (Facebook, for one); however, if you have a group of peers who are quilters, why not start…

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07
Mar 2017

Quilting Inspiration

Quilting Inspiration

Merry Inspirations! Ideas come to us from the most unique places! Some of us get inspired while scrubbing the tub, you know…the water droplets that make a pretty pattern around the drain. The odd-shaped stain in your husband’s shirt, or the pattern of trees in the park as you drive…

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27
Feb 2017

Minot Prairie Quilt Festival

Minot Prairie Quilt Festival

24th annual Minot Prairie Quilt Festival When: March 24-26, 2017 Where: Grand Hotel, 1505 N. Broadway, Minot, ND Check out Merry Moose at the Minot Prairie Quilt Festival! This will be our third year vending there and there are 13 vendors at that merchant mall. We will be featuring fun…

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23
Feb 2017

Fat Quarters

Fat Quarters

Fat Quarters, Great Ideas! Fat Quarters…Hmmm…What can we do with 18” x 22” pieces of fabric? Fun things, that’s what! From a headrest for a new sofa, to a colorful, framed gift for your best friend, Fat Quarters create awesome projects! It never fails that when you’re entertaining, you cannot…

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22
Feb 2017

Big Sky Quilt Retreat & Show

Big Sky Quilt Retreat & Show

Big Sky Quilt Retreat & Show When: March 8-11, 2017 Where: Shrine Auditorium - 1125 Broadwater Ave., Billings, MT Instructors include: Nancy Eha Monique Kleinhans Rana Heredia Kathy Moorhead Johnson Connie Dilts Nancy Sasse Featured Quilting Artist: Barb Olson Check out Merry Moose at the Quilt Show and Retreat! This…

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20
Feb 2017

What Color Is Your Quilt?

What Color Is Your Quilt?

We’ve all thought about it. How would I console myself if something happened to me, or to my loved ones? Just thinking…If something did happen such as surgery, or a car accident, what would you do? Would you take a vacation to get away from it all, or would you…

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16
Feb 2017

Frozen Fabric Sale

Frozen Fabric Sale

Chances are if you have any granddaughters or nieces, or know any little girls who love the popular kids movie Frozen, you have heard the names Elsa and Anna thrown around. If you’re familiar with these Disney© princesses and their little snowman friend Olaf, then you know how popular they…

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13
Feb 2017

Valentine’s Day

“Love doesn’t make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.” - Franklin P. Jones   February, a very busy month! We’ve already heard from our friend, the groundhog, and tomorrow is Cupid’s turn! Valentine’s Day is the day of love and showing affection for loved ones…

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09
Feb 2017

How to Launder a Quilt

How to Launder a Quilt

Let's Come Clean Welcome back! As always, Merry Moose enjoys keeping in touch with you. We encourage you to show off your projects, so that others can enjoy your things of beauty. If friends are so inclined, they may want to give you a shout out, or an Atta Girl.…

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07
Feb 2017

Old Projects

Old Projects

Sharing a Merry Moose Idea Ok…where do you keep It? Do you keep it in a closet, in a bin, under the bed, or in a hope chest? It might be right there laying on your bed, calling out to you, “Pick me today, pick me.” Another great reason to clean…

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04
Feb 2017

February Featured Client of the Month

February Featured Client of the Month

We've been featured on 360 Web Designs website as their featured client of the month! Here's what they said about us in their blog post: "Every month, 360 Web Designs features one of our clients for the whole month. We show their website on our home page, and post the…

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01
Feb 2017

Valentine’s Quilt Patterns

Valentine’s Quilt Patterns

Love is in the air! It’s February, and in our house that means it’s time to start switching out my hanging winter quilts for the Valentine’s and spring ones. We just adore these two heart quilts and wanted to share the patterns with you. Which is your favorite?   Sweethearts Quilt…

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