JEllen’s House of Fabric
On a Mission
Coral- and green-tone fabrics and samples are arranged in a corner of JEllen's House of Fabric.
Bevy of Batiks
Another corner of the quilt shop houses batiks, quilting books, samples, and sewing notions.
Meet the Owners of JEllen’s House of Fabric
Sarah Ely and Joyce Ely
The notions area, formerly a kitchen, is dedicated to Kristen Kirton, a friend of owner Sarah Ely who lost her battle with leukemia a month before the shop opened.
Derailed (on the wall) and Surfs Up, both by Crystal Stanworth, band together in nautical-theme display.
Fabric collections by Me and My Sister Designs brighten the shop baby room.
Pillowcases for a Cause
Pillowcases awaiting delivery to local hospitals in conjunction with the American Patchwork & Quilting One Million Pillowcase Challenge line the wall.
Similar to colorful tiles set in a mosaic, squares set on point spin across this quilt top. Crystal Stanworth designed Tile Twist for Quilt Sampler® Fall/Winter 2013 magazine.
Tile Twist Machine-Quilting Details
A large flower motif fills each diamond or triangle shape in Diane Wantz's machine-quilting design.
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