211 8th Street
Colusa, CA 95932
(530) 458-7467

Store Hours

Monday-Friday 10 to 6
Saturday 10 to 4
Sunday closed
Closed Labor Day
Monday, September 5th

Sew With Us!

Brush up on basic skills or learn something new with personalized instruction in a small class setting. We offer a variety of classes for all levels of sewing and quilting. Come sew with us! Classes are being added each week, so check our calendar often for updates.


In-Store Longarm Quilting

We are pleased to offer
In-store longarm quilting
by Stephanie Quintana.
There are many pantographs available in the store, and for quilters who want a custom design, Stephanie is happy to help you create the perfect edge-to-edge design for your quilt.  

WELCOME! Friends Around the Block is a friendly neighborhood quilt shop located in Colusa, California. Our store offers premium fabrics, helpful sewing notions, high quality quilting supplies, and fun classes for quilters of all skill levels. We invite you to visit our new location where you may shop, browse for ideas, or let our experienced staff help you with your latest projects. Be sure to check back often for product updates, special sales, store news and the latest quilting trends. Thank you for visiting our website!

Susybee Trunk Show!


Coming in September!
A charming collection of fabrics, suitable for both girls and boys, by artist Susy Bleasby will be on special display September 9 and 10. Susy has spent the last 13 years painting the walls of pediatric wards, hospitals and hospices for sick children. We will have a video of her heartwarming story, which is sure to tug at your heartstrings, and bring her characters to life. There will be Refreshments and door prizes. You won’t want to miss this! Register early either in-store, or call us at (530)458-7467. 

Row by Row 2016

Row by Row 2016 kits and patterns are available now. "Swingin' with Sue" is even cuter in person. Stop in to see us soon.

We have a Row by Row winner! Felicia Lester of Yuba City was the first to bring in a wonderful quilt with 8 rows, including our very own "Swingin' with Sue!"

Welcome Home!

One of our newest fabric lines to arrive is "Welcome Home" by Maywood Studios. These beautiful bolts of fabric look even better in person. Stop in to browse, anytime! 


Wild by Nature and GRUNGE

We have over 30 bolts of this colorful new line, WILD by Nature, and 37 bolts of GRUNGE!


Virtual Tour of Friends Around the Block

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