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Happy Gram – Mother's Day Wishlist                                                             May 7, 2014
Mother's Day is this Sunday! Honor your mother who loves to quilt with one of the thoughtful gifts below. If you give one of these items, you'll absolutely become the favorite son or daughter in your family.
TJ Lane Thimbles
Handcrafted sterling silver thimbles from TJ Lane. Variety of styles and sizes. You may special order if we don't have your size in stock.

Price: $110.00-110.49

Dovo Scissors
These are a quilter's dream scissors. Crafted from steel, these will last forever. We have a variety of sizes and styles. We also offer 3 piece sets with cases.

Price: $33.99-230.49

Stella Light
10W LED desk lamp offers Tri-Color Technology giving you three color spectrums. With a touch of a button switch between warm, natural and cool light. Stella has a 5-level stage dimming capabilities and a flex arm that allows you to get light exactly where you need it. The LED light produces very little heat. No UV light and no bulb replacements (50,000 hour lamp life).

Price: $274.99
White, Black
Cheryl Ann's Portable Free Standing Design Wall
This design wall will have you laying your quilts out in no time. Measuring 72"x72" preshrunk 100% cotton flannel has no seams or obstructions. It is fully portable, collapsing down to 5"x5"x22" and weighs less than 7 pounds. Convenient for home or retreat use as it assembles in just minutes and only requires 18"x72" of floor space.

Price: $149.99
Velocity Iron V100
Internal motion sensor releases steam with ordinary movement of the iron. Reliable - no spitting, no leaking, no kidding technology and auto shut off bypass are features to depend on.

Price: $199.99
Velocity Iron V50
With its patented two heating element design, the Velocity V50 won't let you down. For sewers and quilters, the steam ready feature means the Velocity will be ready to work when you are ready. 

Price: $169.99
Folding Screen Quilt Display
This lovely folding screen is a wonderful and easy way to display your quilts. We offer bi-fold (10-rod, 60") and tri-fold (18-rod, 80") screens.
(Unable to ship due to dimensional weight.)

Bi-fold Price: $88.00

Tri-fold Price: $129.99
Quilter's Ironing Board
The 60" long Quilter's Ironing Board provides an economical way to expand your ironing surface using your ironing board as a base or just placing our large surface board on a table. For ironing quilt tops or working with large blocks this board is the answer. The long life Thermaflec cover has embedded elastic for ease of installing and a snug fit. The board is complete with cover and pad, nothing else to buy. (Unable to ship due to dimensional weight.)

Price: $110.00
Collections Love Quilt Kit
Fabrics and quilt designed by Howard Marcus, this quilt is lovely and supports St. Jude's Hospital. Kit includes project sheet, more than 600 precut clamshells, template, and fabric for the quilt top and binding. Finishes 61"x69."

Price: $179.99
Tutto Rolling Large Sewing Machine Carrier
Tutto Machine is the ultimate sewing machine travel case. This sturdy, but lightweight case, turns on a dime, stacks up to 150 pounds and folds to 3" thick for storage. The sewing machine bag has both top and front openings for easy access. There are inside straps to hold your machine secure, as well as pockets to organize your sewing tools and fabrics.

Price: $190.00
Gift Card
You can never go wrong with purchasing a gift card for a quilter. This will allow her to pick out any items she desires including fabric, patterns, block of the month programs or even take a class or workshop. Call the shop and we will set one up for you.
Happenings At HIQ!
Creative Stitching Class
Let's Make A Diehl & Simple What Knots Club
Monday Tips & Techniques Club
Hand Applique 1 Class
Intro to Foundation Paper Piecing Class
Dresden Bloom Class
Heritage Talks With Carolyn Miller
Mini Wool-Treat
Jo's Little Women's Club
Building Blocks Class
Intro to Hand Embroidery Class

We're On
We love to pin and we know you love to pin too. Well, know you can follow us on Pinterest at You can also pin items directly from our website onto your Pinterest boards. How fun! We will be pinning a variety of quilting inspiration and tutorials. Happy pinning!

Summer Happenings
With summer schedules being planned, we at Happiness Is ... Quilting! wanted to make sure you were scheduling some fun and inspiration for you this summer and fall.
  1. Mini Wool-Treat, Saturday, May 17
  2. Mini Retreat, Saturday, May 31
  3. Quiltapalooza, Sunday, June 22
  4. Pat Sloan, Wednesday, July 16, Friday and Saturday, July 18 and 19
    1. Tidbits of Handwork
    2. The Magic of EASY Machine Applique
    3. Medallion Magic
  5. Quilt Plano, Friday and Saturday, August 15-16
  6. Harriet Hargrave, Tuesday-Saturday, August 26-30 **DATE CHANGE**
    1. Quilter's Academy 1 (Aug. 26)
    2. Quilter's Academy 2 & 3 (Aug. 27-28)
    3. Invisible Machine Applique (Aug. 29)
    4. Free Motion Quilting (Aug. 30)
  7. Quilt Across Texas, September
  8. Austin Quilt Show, Friday and Saturday, September 12-13
  9. Becky Goldsmith, Friday and Saturday, October 3 and 4
    1. Chirp-Applique with Attitude
    2. Blowin' In The Wind
Creative Stitching Class
n this fun two day class, Jill will walk you through Sue Spargo's Creative Stitching book. You'll learn techniques and tips that will help you embellish your favorite projects.  Join Jill this Friday, May 9, from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. and Saturday, May 10, from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.  Enroll Today!

Mini Wool-treat

It's a mini retreat for wool! Bring a sack lunch and your wool projects on Saturday, May 17! Jill will provide encouragement and guidance on all your wool applique and embellishment projects from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Think of that ... an entire day to yourself and your wool projects here in the shop. Register today.

Featured Block of the Month
This stunning quilt designed by The Quilted Moose uses exclusive Jo Morton fabrics. Finishing 100" square, each month you will make a 30" grand block featuring a traditional scrappy sampler block, which is then set on point. You are going to love this quilt! Only $24.99 for nine months. Get yours today!
Happiness Is ... Quilting!
 217 N. Kentucky Street | McKinney, Texas 75069
 (972) 542-8839 |                   
Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Thursday 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.