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These are the newest articles from A Block Away Quilt Shop presenting tips, information and techniques covering subjects related to quilting or sewing machine care.  Also check out our less-recent articles on these same subjects at About Quilting, Quilting Tips & Techinques, and Sewing Machine Tips & Info.

If you are looking for a new quilting project, feel free to try out one of our Mystery Quilt Projects, and get the fabric or supplies you may need through out Online Store.

Check back every week to see our newest article!

  • Big Box Stores vs. Local Distributors - There really is a difference when you buy a sewing machine and accessories from your local sewing machine distributor.  Read this article and you will understand how much more we work to provide you for your money.
  • What Pattern? - Just think about it and you will find the perfect pattern easily. 
  • Quilt Market - You can learn a bit about the International Quilt Market and how it help you and your quilt shop owner.
  • Lubricating Your Sewing Machine - Before pulling out any products to lubricate your sewing machine yourself, be sure to read this article.

Contact Us:

Phone: (956) 638-1961
Location: A Block Away Quilt Shop
                 2706 N. 10th Street
                 McAllen, TX 78501
Hours: Mon-Sat: 9AM-4PM, Sun: Closed

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