holiday 2013 events
sales, swaps, sewing lounge and other happenings at alewives fabrics!
• ONLINE Men's Shopping Day: Friday, December 13th
It's our annual Online Men's Shopping Day! To help that special man in your life get the hint that you might like something fabric-y in your stocking, we're offering 20% off all online orders on Friday, December 13th. This discount is just for the fellas and we will be looking to see MEN's names on those credit cards! Please let him know that the discount will not be reflected in his final order or confirmation e-mail, but we will be working hard on our end to manually change the cost of his order. The 20% discount is good on most everything, including gift certificates! The only items not included are clearance and sale items (including scrap bags and bundles), and long-arm quilting services are not discounted. We're also offering FREE GIFT WRAPPING on all orders (just leave us a note in the special instructions section of the order page letting us know you'd like your items gift wrapped. Local? You can place your order online that day, too! Just leave us a note in the special instructions section of the order page telling us that you are local and would like to pick up your items in person. We'll omit the shipping charges and give you a call (or e-mail, if you prefer) to let you know when your items are ready to be picked up! And don't forget, local gents get their own special shopping day on Friday, December 20th!
• IN-STORE Men's Shopping Day: Friday, December 20th
It's our annual Men's Shopping Day for local customers! To help that special man in your life get the hint that you might like something fabric-y in your stocking, let him know that we're offering 20% off anything he comes in to by on Friday, December 20th. The 20% discount is good on most everything, including gift certificates. The only items not included are clearance and sale items, and long-arm quilting services are not discounted. We'll also be offering snacks, hot cider and free gift wrapping. Let him know that there will NEVER be a better day to pick up a present for that special lady in his life than on Men's Shopping Day!
• Holiday Open House: 12-5 Sunday, December 22nd
Join us for an afternoon set aside just for celebrating our wonderful customers! We'll have food, music, holiday cheer, 10% off store wide and gifts for everyone! Put your hand in the jar and pick a ticket: you might win a free fat quarter, a long-arm quilting credit, or a $50 gift certificate to our shop! The Holiday Open House is one of our favorite days of the year, and we'd love for you to join us as we celebrate the season together!
• Sewing Lounge: Friday nights from 4-8:30
Sewing Lounge is free and open to everyone! It's a time when we all hang out and sew/knit/crochet/talk/shop/eat... A great way to make some new friends and get some crafting done. During this time our classroom space, irons, design walls, etc. are available to use free of charge and an instructor is always here to give advice if problems pop up. Sewing Lounge is meant to be a time for low key sewing and fun... all are welcome! We would love to see you there: especially if you bring us some cupcakes!!!