Block of the Month Reservation Fee ~ Pretty Priscilla
Block of the Month Reservation Fee ~ Pretty Priscilla
This listing is for the non refundable Reservation Fee to book your place on our exclusive English Paper Pieced 'Pretty Priscilla' Block of the Month Club designed by Sarah.
Each month you will make 4 Pretty Priscilla Blocks, a nice manageable amount of happy stitches! You will receive a bright and cheery, cherry picked selection of pretty fabrics, carefully chosen from our extensive and ever growing collection. These will be received as small strips and little pieces ready for you to accurately subcut as per the cutting instructions that will also be enclosed.
In addition, you will receive the exact amount of papers required, with no need to reuse. These are laser cut especially for us in England and are presented to you, as one block per A4 sheet of 100% recycled paper... all ready for you to 'pop', baste and sew!
Finally, included in your monthly parcel will be clear instructions and don't forget, there are also detailed tutorials for English Paper Piecing on our Blog to help.
What is a Block Of The Month (BOM) Club and how does it work?
A block of the month is a monthly parcel full of loveliness that you will receive directly through your letterbox. It will include all the fabrics and English Paper Pieces for you to sew that months blocks, plus of course detailed instructions for how to piece the block will also be included. We'll also be sharing handy tips on the blog to help you along the way.
The 'Pretty Priscilla' Block of the Month, is a 12 Month subscription running from September 2018 up to and including August 2019. Each month you will make four Pretty Priscilla blocks. At the end of the term you will have received enough pretty fabric and instructions to make your very own 'Pretty Priscilla' Quilt Top.
How big is the finished Quilt?
The Quilt measures 48" x 64" and comprises of 48 blocks laid out in a 6 x 8 layout as shown in the diagram*. (*The colours in the diagram are for illustrative purposes and not a reflection of the pretty fabrics and colours that you will receive.)
What techniques will be used?
The quilt is English Paper Pieced. You can find various Tutorials on the Blog HERE to help you
Will I receive exactly the same fabrics as Sarah used?
Each month you will receive fabrics carefully chosen by Sarah. These will be in the bright and cheery style of those shown and but not necessarily identical. They will include a lovely mix of Liberty of London Tana Lawns, and quilting weight cottons from leading design houses such as Lecien, Moda, Art Gallery Fabrics, Riley Blake etc.
What other supplies will I need?
~ EPP Supplies, for example glue pen & glue refills if you wish to glue baste or thread if you plan on thread basting, however all the papers are supplied.
~ Pretty Priscilla Acrylic Templates, optional, but highly recommended.
This a 5 piece template set.
The outer 'seam allowance' frame measures 3/8ths" wide.
The template has alignment lines and a centre hole to aide fussy cutting.
A pale blue acrylic makes the templates easily visable, but is not too dark to interfere with your fabrics when fussy cutting.
3mm thick acrylic
Proudly Made for us in England
Should you wish to purchase a set of Pretty Priscilla templates, simply add them to your basket using the drop down box above, we will send them to you with your first months Pretty Priscilla parcel full of loveliness.
~ Thread, Sarah's EPP thread of choice is Aurifil 50wt. As a rule, use a thread shade to match the fabrics, but generally Sarah uses #2311 and then switches to alternative colours should the fabric colours require it.
~ Plus your usual patchwork and sewing related tools.
~ To complete your quilt, you will need wadding, backing fabric and binding fabric of your choice.
Will there be a Facebook group for Club members?
Yes......... we have a dedicated Facebook Group for our Block of the Month Club members! It is a private forum only open to Pretty Fabrics and Trims Block of the Month club members, somewhere where you can share your progress month by month, ask for advice from fellow club members, to share helpful tips and to make quilty friends.
Can I purchase the pattern/papers on its own?
No, not at this moment in time......Sorry!
How much does the Club cost?
The monthly Club cost including postage is:
UK Club Price ~ £19.50 (Via 1st Class Mail)
EU Club Price ~ £22 (Via Standard Airmail*)
International Club Price ~ £23.50 (Via Standard Airmail*)
*Should you wish to upgrade to Priority Mail for your parcel full of loveliness please do get in touch.
When and how will I make my payment?
The first months payment will be due on the 17th September 2018 and subsequent payments will be due on the 17th of each Month. Parcels full of loveliness will be posted within 2 working days of payments being safely received. We will contact Club members nearer the time to arrange this.
Payments will be made by a monthly subscription service via your Paypal account to us, for those of you already in our Rainbow Club or our other Block of the Month Clubs will be familiar with this. By setting up a Paypal subscription to us your monthly payments will automatically be debited from your Paypal account each month. Once it is in place you do not need to do anything, with the exception of cancelling the subscription at the end of the Block of the Month. Don't worry we will remind you and should you inadvertently forget, we will obviously refund any over-payment without hesitation!
We are also more than happy for you to make your monthly payment to us from your Bank Account directly into our Bank Account, should you prefer this method, simply get in touch once you have signed up and we will provide you will all the required information.
FINALLY BEFORE PURCHASING THIS LISTING PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:
By signing up to the BOM club and paying your £1 Reservation Fee you agree to take part in the 12 month program and it is non cancelable.
Please do not add any further products from the shop to your basket, should you wish to purchase further items please place a second order, thank you.
For UK residents please use the FREE Postage code for the BOM RESERVATION FEE.
For our International friends and customers, postage will be taken at checkout, this will be refunded prior to the Block of the Month Club commencing.
We are sorry, but Vouchers or Coupon Codes cannot be used to purchase a subscription.
The monthly bundle cannot be shipped with other shop orders or other Subscription/Block of the Month parcels, we're sorry for any inconvenience!