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QuiltBug hours are:
Tues.- Fri. 10-5
Sat. 10-4
Closed Sun. & Mon.

We are closed on Labor Day, Monday, Sept 5th.   
New lines are arriving daily, stop in
for some fabric therapy!  

Gift Certificates can be purchased 24 hours a day on-line at and printed at home for a quick gift! 

The QuiltBug's on-line shop is open 24 hours a day and we ship within 24 hours:) Order on-line right now, for a limited time our shipping is FREE when you spend over $50.00! Click on the shopping cart above.


Did you know we have Quilters Dream Batting in the shop, and we can also have it drop shipped to you if you don't live local.  Drop shipping includes your shipping costs and is not part of our $65.00 and up free shipping promotion.  If you would like batting rolls shipped, we can arrange that to be drop shipped to you, or the shop!

Sept. 13th, 3:00 Machine Binding 101: Want to learn from an expert machine binder? Sherrie will show you a much easier way to bind your quilts using your machine!  No more sitting for hours hand binding your quilts. It can all be done on your machine in a third of the time!

August 19th, PJ Party Open-Sew!  We had a blast at our July party so please join us for a Friday Night Open Sew in your PJ's.  It's $10.00 from 4pm - 9pm.  
Gather your friends and come on out, start working on your holiday projects!  Kick back, relax, and QUILT!  We'll even have a prize for the best pair of PJ's!  We'll take up a collection for pizza or you can order out and have it delivered!

Girlfriend's Open Sew Fridays- Free for the Summer
Check the calendar for available dates.  Group must sign up prior to coming
Gather with 3 to 6 girlfriend's and use our classroom for a Friday Funday of quilting.
You must have a minimum of 3 in attendance with a maximum of 6.
Order in lunch if you'd like, gather your friends and one person signs up online.

Our Long-Armer Diane is in the shop now daily.   You can drop off and pickup your quilts in the shop during our weekly hours!  Diane prefers to use Quilter's Dream batting which is available in the shop.  

Are you thinking about starting a new hobby?  It's relaxing and easy to learn. Join one of our classes and make new friends while being creative!  Classes are open and running, you must call the shop if you'd like to join one of our groups. (518-280-2586).  

Tuesday's 11:00 - 2:30 All Levels, $25.00 you pick your projects.
bring your lunch and your water! Full

Thursday's Beginners with Dianne 12:30 to 3:30 pm. $25.00 session.  Learn to quilt staring at the basics and moving beyond.  This is a 6-week program that meets every Thurs. for 6 weeks, you'll be making quilting by Xmas! 5 Openings

Our class policies:

We do not refund specialty classes due to weather; we will reschedule them and contact you with a new date. 

All Class fees are non-refundable if you can't attend. 
Please keep in mind, that it is unfair to hold a seat in a class until the final minute, and we can’t refill seats last minute.  Instructors need to be paid. 


We do not refund credit cards for class fees when you can’t attend.  When you pay with a CC and request a refund to your card the shop incurs 2 fees.  

However, please keep in mind, that it is unfair to hold a seat in a class until the final minute, we can’t refill seats last minute. 

Our Quilting classes are in hot demand year-round, please understand that after 2 consecutive class absences without notification, we will assume that you are no longer attending, and the seat will be offered to the next person on our waiting list. 

Welcome to QuiltBug Quilt Shop!

Shop Hours
Tuesday - Friday

Sunday, Monday closed

10a - 5:00p
10a - 4:00p
At the QuiltBug we offer a wide variety of quilting fabrics, patterns, batting, sewing notions and supplies. Our shop is located at 3637 Carman Rd, Schenectady NY 12303 and we are open Tuesday - Friday 10a - 5:00p, Saturday 10-4 and closed Sunday and Monday.  The QB also has an on-line shop that's open 24 hours a day, shop whenever it fits your schedule and we will ship it out priority mail, it will be on your doorstep within 3-5 business days. In the shop we offer classes for students from the beginner level to advanced.  If there is something you want to learn we'll put together a class for you and others led by one our QuiltBug staff instructors, they are incredibly talented with over 50 years of combined quilting experience.

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Happy Quilting!   Ann


Upcoming Classes and Events

Basic Beginners Class

This course is designed to take the beginning quilter from accurate measuring and rotary cutting to piecing of a simple quilt in approximately 12 sessions. Projects have been selected which teach various sewing techniques necessary for quilting. Weekday classes are $25 each and will meet every Wednesday morning.

Pajama Party Open Sew

Join us for an evening of quilting at the Quilt Bug in your PJ's

Book Club "Did Someone Say Cake"

This club meets ones a month on the last Saturday of the month. 3pm to 7pm Get the book, purchase and prep your fabrics during the meeting. We'll meet for 8 sessions.

Aug 28
Sunday Sew-In:)
Aug 30
Tuesday with Sherrie
Sep 1
Beginner Quilting with Dianne