Holiday Gift Guide – 10 great ideas!

We’re nearing the end of 2012, and you know what that means: The Holiday Season is right around the corner! While you may be looking for kitchen gadgets, clothing or toys for family and friends….we know what you’re really after—more fabric!

We’ve put together a selection of 10 great gift ideas for various budgets. There’s still time for Christmas delivery. And the best part is that these items can be delivered right to your door and–if you’re in Canada–for free!


Fat Quarter Bundles compiled by Flare Fabrics! – $29.97

Green Tea Batiks by Timeless Treasure

Cocoa Berry Batiks by Timeless Treasure






These bundles of 8 fat quarters come in four different colour ways — get them in green, blue, brown or black/white. We’ve packaged them in clear “pillows” – perfect for gift giving!


New Judy Niemeyer Pattern: Grandma’s Wedding Ring – $27.50

Paper piecing pattern by Judy Niemeyer

Our newest pattern in stock from Judy Neimeyer!

This pattern uses the foundation paper piecing process, which is not that difficult, but it does take time. This pattern is recommended for a more advanced quilter.

See other Judy Niemeyer patterns here


Japanese Print Bundles – $39.97


Straight from Japan! These bundles of 100% cotton come with 5 half yards of well coordinated fabrics. Available in 3 different bundle options, shown above.


eReader Keepers Kit – $23.97

This is a complete kit to create “Reader Keepers” by Java House. The absolute best thing about this pattern is that it allows you to adjust the dimensions according to whether you will be enclosing and iPad, iPad mini, Kindle, Kobo or even just an old-fashioned book.

Want to give it finished? No problem – you can sew this together in a weekend!

The kit is available in 2 different colourways —  Parson Gray’s Curious Nature line or Denyse Schmidt’s Chicopee line. Click here to see our online tutorial!


6 Fat Quarter Tote Bag Kits – $29.97

There’s still time to make one of these fast and versatile tote bags! They take only 6 fat quarters and can easily be completed in a weekend. 3 styles to choose from.

Or  give the kit — easy enough for beginners with a little bit of help from a friend!


Katagami Day tote using Carmel pattern by A Quilter’s Dream

San Clemente tote bag using Urbanicity by Michele d”Amore


Hoffman Bali Snaps in 6 delicious colour ways! – $13.49

40, 5″ squares from Hoffman Fabrics in beautiful dessert-themed combinations. Shown here, left to right are Parfait, Rum Raisin and Tiramisu. Also available in Bali Crackers (10″ squares) and Bali Pops (2.5″ strips) for $44.97.


Chicopee Jelly Rolls by Denyse Shmidt – $34.97

Includes 30 2.5″ x 44/45″ strips of fabric of Denyse Schmidt’s newest line. There are 26 prints in the line, so four fabrics are repeated. It is a fun, light-hearted and colourful line.

Also available: Chicopee Charm Packs for $13.97


Jelly rolls are great for completing many quilting projects without having to do the tedious work of cutting the strips by yourself. Batik 40 pack strips from Island Batiks, Hoffman, Timeless Treasure, Anthology are also available.






Complete Quilt Kits – $39.97 – $129.97

There are many different sizes, styles and difficulty levels to choose from in our shop. From baby quilts to double bed quilts and from nature-inspired batiks to bold, asymmetrical solids. Check out our full selection of complete quilt kits here.


Laptop/Tablet Cases Sewing Patterns – $9.97

Here are three featured patterns for laptop cases, messenger bags and tablet holders. Great to make as a gift or to give to someone who loves to sew!


Fabric, by the meter – from $9.08/meter


Choose your own selection of fabric from the Flare Fabrics website for the perfect gift. Or select a gift card in denominations of $25 and up. Just let us know and we’ll send a “real” copy in the mail!

Free gift wrap is available for all orders–just let us know!

WITHIN CANADA: Order up to December 19

TO THE UNITED STATES: (for surface mail) Order up to December 10; (for airmail) Order up to December 17


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