Georgia Adventure Part Two “A Scarlet Thread”

I love the name of this quilt shop. A Scarlet Thread - doesn't that sound wonderful? The shop is in McDonough, Georgia. (Atlanta) IMG_0122 The beautiful lady with me is Karen Taylor, she is the owner of the shop. Karen is truly a southern lady with a passion for quilting and her shop shows it. IMG_0123I had been looking for a kit to make this tuffet pincushion to go with my Tuffet from my class at Creations in Kerrville, Texas. Isn't it the cutest thing??? I can't wait to make mine. IMG_0139They had kits and samples everywhere. I love these bags.IMG_0138Fabulous quilts are hanging in the front of their classroom area. The shop is in the middle of a big remodel. IMG_0136 Bolt after bolt of fabrics.....a quilter's dream.IMG_0135 IMG_0126 IMG_0131 IMG_0125 IMG_0127 They had all kinds of gift items by the register. Like candy at the grocery but more fun for quilters. IMG_0134 Great little embroidery patterns were scattered around the store.IMG_0133 This is another pincushion pattern and kit.IMG_0132I love love love this bicycle quilt!!! IMG_0130 This is double gauze fabric for making swaddling blankets for new babies. It is so sweet.IMG_0129 Little stuffed animal samples were watching us.IMG_0128I also got to talk with Melisa Morrison. Melisa is the new "events and education manager" for the shop. Fun things are going to be happening at the shop!! IMG_0124 Along side all the fabrics you will find Bernina sewing machines.IMG_0137It was a fun trip and after a yummy lunch we arrived back at Paula's house to find Prissy having a rest in her comfy little bed. IMG_0142 This is me with Sarah and Paula, my two new friends. I love my travels.JPEG image-49B49D96823F-1 Be sure to leave comments and share my blog with your friends. My next give away is coming SOON. You must read all the blog posts to the end to find out if you have won anything. Thanks Debbie

About Debbie Maddy

I am a quilt designer, fabric designer, author, lecturer and international traveling teacher. I love sewing, quilt making, jewelry making, fabric dyeing, cooking and traveling to teach. I especially like meeting new people ..... Seeing old friends.
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3 Responses to Georgia Adventure Part Two “A Scarlet Thread”

  1. Debbie Hedden says:

    You are just having so much fun!

  2. I visited the A Scarlet Thread the other day. What a wonderful store. It was hard to choose from all the fabric options they have.

  3. BARBARA MACEY says:

    Thank you Debbie for the review of The Scarlet Thread as it is on my list of shops for visiting. I more eager than ever to stop by now after reading your notes. Thank you ever so much.

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