Sew by the Bay

Rockport, Texas
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Welcome to Rockport's fabulous quilt store, located right on the bay. . .

  • Sew by the Bay Quilt Shop is a full service quilt store with fabrics from coastal prints to hand-dyed batiks, most 44/45" wide.
  • Check out our calendar of inspirational sewing classes. We are very fortunate to have the most talented sewing and fiber artists right here in Rockport sharing a variety of techniques. Plan your next visit to Rockport with friends and schedule a class at Sew by the Bay
  • Check out our best-selling Janome sewing machines from the new 3160QDC to our Skyline S5 and then our largest quilting machine the Horizon 9400 with 11" of sewing space and numerous stitches to create your own project from start to finish!
  • We offer financing for our Janome sewing machines through Synchrony.
  • More classes will be added soon to our summer calendar!

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Last Minute Sale

Let's have some FUN!!  Come in Friday or Saturday, Sept 28 & 29, 2018.  Buy Ten fat quarters and get FIVE FREE!!!  Come see the new Halloween and Christmas fabrics just in.  Fun patterns and kits available. 

"Shop Rockport" and help keep "Rockport STRONG"

Fall is here, time for a change....

Check our calendar for new classes!!!

Jeanne Bueltel will be teaching the 2018 Row by Row class on Friday, Sept. 28, 2018.  $30.00.  Beginner Applique will be the focus point of the class.  Come join us!!

New Classes are being prepared now so watch our pages here and on our Facebook page for more info as the classes are scheduled.  "Tropical Pinwheels" will be a new addition taught by shop owner Darleena Lanier.  We are lining up more teachers and even trunk shows. 
Block of the Month will begin soon with a Tropical Surprise Quilt.  Look for further details.

Jeanne Bueltel will continue to clean and service your sewing machines.  Call Jeanne at 361-463-7597.

Sew-In Saturday from 10 am until 3:45 pm.  Bring your machines and projects and join other ladies to finish those UFO's hiding in your closet.

Take advantage of discount pricing on one of our shop favorites, taking orders for the Janome 9400 and the 3160QDC AND get free lessons!!!
Delivery in 3-4 days!!!

Come on in and check out our "Work In Progress" Phase as we change the store and bring it back to life with LOTS OF FUN things to do!

Row by Row 2018 is here!...

Kits $15.99 - 
Our shop favorite "Leaning Tree" kit is available for $78.99. We will have Tiny Jewel Hummingbird Kits available during the grand opening and Hummingbird Festival. 

Now available:

Leaning Tree Kit $78.99 
Coastal RowbyRow Kits 2015-2017
Each $15.99

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(361) 729-7873
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  • Monday - Saturday: 10am-4pm
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  • Available by appoinment.
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