Rachels Quilt Patch LogoIn the Historic Train Staion           40 Middlebrook Avenue - Staunton, Virginia 24401         540 | 886 | 7728 

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Quilts on display have all been treated by MicroSealQ! Photo Credit to Diana EasleyEmma Rose invites you to Shop Small at Rachel's Quilt Patch
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Rachel's Quilt Patch
40 Middlebrook Avenue
Staunton VA 24401
540-886-7728

SUMMER HOURS:
Tuesday, Wednesday,
Friday, & Saturday 10am – 5pm 

Thursday 10am – 7 pm
(CLOSED Sunday & Monday)


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Credit Cards Accepted

Check out the map of the
City of Staunton

and our city's
Visitor's Guide
.

Winter Weather Policy
If Staunton City or Augusta County Schools are delayed or closed, please call to make sure we are here before you come into shop.



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Protect your work.
Protect your treasures.


Thank you to the generous support of:

The Park Fam, Diana Easley, Phil & Irene Kniss, Gene & Gloria Diener, Edgar & Carmen Strite Miller, Amy Izzillo, Sharon Kay, Nancy Mader, Carol Leland, Erin Blanton, Karen Lawrence, Kathleen Stinehart, Nancy Bowman, Linda Abshire, Anna Davis, Kristine Walker, Susan Blanton, Sara Rickert, Sheri Salatin, Janice Cobb, Susan Sims, Jon & Vi Dutcher, Carloyn Maloney, Catherine Cunningham, Barbara Womack, Kristen Kahn, Tara Hornbacker, Kara Abshire, Rule 42, Kayla Payne, Kristen McNamera, Barbara Miller, Nancy W Eavers, Sara Riccioni, Katie McCaskey, Angel Cantrall, Kristine Walker, Larry & Sharon Glick, The Brunetti Family. Emily Cox, Sharon Showalter, Rachel Kimble, Esther Link, Everett Brubaker, Mindy Tipton, Marsha Farrar, Brigid Bronik, Cat Stanley, Dan Neff, Robertta Patterson, Beth Young, Sara Toye, Christina Cain, Merri Kelly, Matt & Heather Ream, Kathy Tyson, Candy Smith, Martha Stewart, Sue von Dohlen, Wayne & Mona Pence, David & Mert Brubaker, Gail Auen, Anna Muzzy, Nadene Brunk, Courtney Cranor, Debbie Mosimann, Monica Wilson, Troy & Jennica Lucas, Sandra Thompson, Rebecca Laine, Melou Piegari, Ethel White, Carol Leland, Sharon Sproul, Carole Williams, Velva Barr, Louise Dodd, Lisa Klein, Jenny Miller, Lynn Noel, Anita Cook, Linda Custer, Kathy Kirkdorfer, Irene Cook, Norma Baldwin, Deb Cheezum & several anonymous contributors.

Coverage on NBC29 - Staunton Quilt Shop Fundraising for fabric protectant

Coverage in The News Leader - Sealing Memories with Fabric Technology


Summer 2015

Join us for a Christmas Block of the Month. Please contact us to confirm you want to be part of this BOM. Money is due by this Saturday, July 11th.
Call to sign up for this Christmas BOM today!!
Next BOM SERIES Starting August 14th & 15th
We are using the beautiful 'Let It Go' line from Moda for this magnificent queen size Christmas Quilt (98"x98").

Join us for a quilt a long style block of the month starting Friday, August 14 or Saturday, August 15 (10:30am). We will meet the 3rd Friday/Saturday each month and inspire you along the way to make this queen size quilt (or use the blocks to make smaller versions if you choose).  


Kits will include the 18 - 1/3yard cuts you will need to complete 36 blocks and background. Kit & pattern $180.00. There will be a $5 class fee per month and incentives for you to complete your blocks each month. Call and sign up today. We can take payment over the phone. (Payment needed by July 11 to secure your kit and space in the club)

        

The excitement started on June 21st.. Our row is ready and kitted and our license plates are here for your shopping pleasure. We also have special edition RQP lanyards your pin collecting fun!

Beverly Street Waterwheel


Rachel's Reflections

Rachel has started writing & blogging again. Check our her latest reflections by clicking on the link there in the left hand column.

MicroSealQ
MicroSealQ service now available at Rachel's Quilt Patch

We have started taking in quilts to be protected with MicroSealQ. We are so excited to offer this service that helps us protect our handmade items like we have not been able to before. It is the missing final step to protect our hard work.

MicroSealQ is s a protectant that sinks into the fiber and fills in the gaps that we tear away as we process the fiber into our desired textile form. MicroSealQ imitates the natural protection of the original fiber.


Thank you for supporting LUNGevity as we walked in Breathe Deep Baltimore.
Lung cancer takes more lives annually
than the next top four cancers combined
.


We invite you to learn more about Lung Cancer and LUNGevity. Lung cancer isn't a disease that just affects smokers. Monica was proof of that. And she was offended that anyone would think that anyone deserved cancer because of their life choices.  Help us make a difference in lung cancer research through LUNGevity.

We invite you to learn more about Lung Cancer and LUNGevity. Lung cancer isn't a disease that just affects smokers. Monica was proof of that. And she was offended that anyone would think that anyone deserved cancer because of their life choices.  You have helped us make a difference in lung cancer research through LUNGevity.

If you don't or didn't smoke,
you are not immune to lung cancer.
About 55% of all new diagnoses are among people
who have never smoked or are former smokers.


To learn more about LUNGevity and the LUNGevity walk on Sept 20
http://events.lungevity.org/site/TR?fr_id=4610&pg=entry

To follow LUNGevity on FaceBook
https://www.facebook.com/lungevity?fref=photo

The Baltimore Sun article shortly after Monica's passing.
http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/orioles/blog/bal-monica-pence-barlow-os-pr-director-passes-away-at-36-20140228,0,4022940.story

Rachel, Kay, and Emma Rose


Batting on the Roll!!
We have Quilter's Dream Orient on the 93" roll and 61" bolt. We also have Quilter's Dream Cotton Select on the 93" roll and Quilter's Dream Blend on the 61" bolt. Quality Virginia produced batting for every need.

Classes - Check out our list of current classes. Call us to set up a time and day that suits your schedule.

Facebook - Make sure you follow us on Facebook! It is the best way to keep up with what is new and happening at the shop. Instagram - Folow us on Instagram. rachels_quilt_patch
Want to see what we've been protecting with MicroSealQ? There are a few examples at #MicroSealQ

Sewing for a great cause. We continue to collect pillowcases for Hospice of the Shenandoah and Camp Dragonfly. Hospice uses the pillowcases we donate for birthday baskets for their patients. We look forward to your help in building their supply back up.

We also continue to collect quilts for our 'Tabatha Quilt' project. We collect small quilts that can be used for local chidren in need. This Christmas we were able to distribute 21 quilts to the Valley Mission for the children staying there. Most of those children are less than 10 years old. Thank you for helping us make a difference in the lives of local children.



Fabric, Gifts and History

Rachel’s Quilt Patch is “at home” in the 1860 railroad freight station in the historic Wharf District in downtown Staunton. In its heyday this place held boxes and boxes of railroad freight, moving it out and into warehouses across the street. In its new incarnation, quilters gather for classes and clubs, and yards of fabric are enthusiastically bought and sold. You are invited to come and share our place and our space, shop for all your quilting needs, ask for help, sit with Sweet Blue, our resident Siamese, and show us your latest projects—in process or finished. We are experienced quilters dedicated to offering personal service. Located in Historic Downtown Staunton at the Train Station (Read more about the Wharf District on 'About Us' page)

3 Generations by Monica Wison Photography
Inside our Shop
Our shop features: 100% cotton fabric collections from top of the line designers and manufacturers, craft patterns, books, & notions selected for today's quilter and fabric crafter.

We also carry a wide variety of gift items including Swedish dishclothes and Greenwich Bay soaps and lotions.

Pillowcases for Camp Dragonfly and Hospice
We continue to collect pillowcases all year in preparation for next year's camp, as well as for current and future hospice patients.

We love the Rolled Pillowcase Technique, (we use 3/4yard for the body and 1/3yard for the cuff.) It's up to you how you would like to do them but we find this technique the easiest. Come into the shop for a demo if you would like.  We ask that we have Camp Dragonfly pillowcases turned in by September 1st. 

We will continue to collect pillowcases for Hospice throughout the year. Thank you for your help in making a difference in your community.


Directions to Rachel's Quilt Patch
Please feel free print out the directions and follow them to our store. From the North:
Travel South on Interstate 81 - take Exit 225. Turn right off the exit.
At your first traffic light turn left onto Rt. 11
At the next traffic light take the left fork.
At the next light (Statler Blvd) go straight.
At the next light (Greenville Ave) go straight.
---There will be a giant watering can on your left at the Railroad underpass.
Continue to South Augusta Street at the second intersection. Turn left onto South Augusta Street. Augusta Street ends at Staunton Station. Turn right (Middlebrook Ave.) and an immediate left onto the cobblestone parking lot at the "Depot Grill Parking" sign.
Rachel's Quilt Patch is housed in the long brick building next to the Depot Grill. From the East:
Travel west on Interstate 64 to the I-81 exit heading north. Stay to the right as you enter I-81, and exit at Exit 222. Follow the directions from the South.

From the South:
Travel Interstate 81 North to Staunton Exit 222. Continue turning right off the exit onto Rt.250, heading toward Staunton.
Travel about 2 1/2 miles to a stoplight at Greenville Ave. (You will be traveling on a 2-lane road. Stay in the left lane, but turn right.) You will go under the railroad underpass at the giant flower pots, and make an immediate left on to Commerce.
At the second traffic light, turn left on to S. Augusta Street.
Augusta Street ends at Staunton Station. Turn right (Middlebrook Ave), and then and immediate left onto the cobblestone parking lot at the "Depot Grill Parking" sign.
Rachel's Quilt Patch is housed in the long brick building next to the Depot Grill. Follow the sign for 'Depot Grill Parking' into our lot.

We look forward to seeing you soon!!


 

 

 

 

Photography by Kevin Blackburn Photography
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