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When does your next mystery quilt start?

Registration begins for our Flash Fiction Mystery Quilt 2021 starts on July 15, 2021, and our first pattern will be released on Sept 10th, and then the second Friday of each month after. This gives you time to download the fabric requirement and choose your fabric.

Registration for “Learn to Quilt” Quilts in a Flash – Mini Mystery Series opens at various times during the year. Click on Quilts in a Flash on the top toolbar to see all of our course listings and when they will be released.

What types of quilt blocks/patterns do you have?

For our 2021 quilt, we will have 12  quilt block patterns along with full assembly instructions available in PDF form for you to download and keep. Included are a little of every type of quilting. You will get: 9 Regular Piecing Patterns, 1 Applique Pattern, 1 Foundation Paper Piecing Patterns.

How big is the Flash Fiction Mystery Quilt?

The 2021 Quilt finishes at 79″ x 79″ so it is a nice big quilt.

How much fabric will I need?

All the fabric information and quantities are posted on the website for members and are available to download as soon as you complete registration. Log in with the user name and password you created when you registered. Then click on the top red toolbar “My Subscriptions” and click on Flash 2021. Look for “Fabric Requirements” and click on that. You will be able to download and print them from there.

When will I get my block, flash fiction story and puzzle?

The first pattern, book chapter, and puzzle for our 2021 quilt will be released on Sept 10, 2021, at 10:00 pm EST. Giving you time to choose your fabric and order it if need be. All other block patterns, book chapters, and puzzles are released on the last day of each month around 10:00 pm EST for registered members (as PDFs) to download and print.

Do you have members from countries other than the US?

YES! We currently have members from Australia, New Zeland, and Canada but welcome members from anywhere!

Why are you limiting Enrollment for the Flash Fiction Mystery Quilt?

We feel like having only 100 members for our 2021 makes us way more personalized than the other large mystery quilt groups, where you can get lost in the crowd. You will truly get to know the other members over the year and develop real friendships. As a small women-owned business,  a smaller membership, means we are able to give each of you personalized attention.

I just found your site and want to join, is it too late?

Flash Fiction Mystery Quilt: We are limiting our 2021 Quilt’s membership to 100 members. If the link to Register Now is still listed you can join!

  • “Monthly” (Monthly Plan Option opens on July 15, 2021 and closes on Sept 8th) or choose
  • “2021 Yearly” Option will be open until we reach 100 members

Quilts in a Flash: There is no limit to enrollment for any of the courses we offer on Quilt in a Flash.

Where can access my subscriptions?

Log in to your account and look for “My Subscriptions” on the top toolbar. Click on that. It will take you right to all of your paid subscriptions.

How do I join your facebook group? It says it is a Private Group.

Yes, it is a Private Group. As soon as you have completed your registration on the FFMQ website go over to Facebook and search for Flash Fiction Mystery Quilt 2021 groups and click on Join. There you will be asked 3 questions. We will match your answers to our registration list and then grant you access! Yay!!

I am having trouble getting registered. Who do I contact and how?

There are 2 ways to reach us the first is by emailing us at [email protected] and the other is via Facebook Messenger just find our business page and send us a message. We will get back in touch with you quickly to answer your questions.

I have never quilted before. Will there be someone who can help me if I have questions?

Yes! We are always available to help you. You can post your question in Flash Fiction Mystery Quilts Facebook Group or email us anytime at:

[email protected]

[email protected]

Our patterns are clear and easy to follow and filled with color pictures. We also have made multiple teaching video’s that you can follow step by step to help you. All of this is included with your membership. If you need more help we are happy to call you and help you one on one.

We also offer shorter mystery quilts and our past patterns they are on our website listed on the toolbar under “Other FFMQ Offerings” Quilts in a Flash offers short mini-series mystery quilts that last from 3-8 weeks long. There is no book to read or puzzles with a mystery to solve, just basic quilting skills. It’s a great way to learn and find out how fun mystery quilts are.

Is your website secure?

Yes we have the highest security avaliable online. None of your information is ever stored on our site and at no time will we ever sell or give out your email adress. All payments are processed through Paypal and Stripe. Both are known world wide for their high standards. 

What is a “Scrappy” Quilt?

A scrappy quilt is a quilt that is made from small pieces of fabric in many different colors and prints. Some times all the fabric coordinates perfectly and sometimes not. It’s all about what you like, have on hand or found on sale!

I forgot my user name or password. Where can I access that?

Click on the link on the login page that says “Forgot PassWord”

I have never done a mystery quilt and I am worried I won’t like it. Do you offer refunds?

We are positive that you will love Flash Fiction Mystery Quilt but if you’re concerned we suggest that you sign up for the “Monthly Membership”. This one allows you to cancel at any time. We are unable to cancel the Yearly membership.

Quilt in a Flash is unable to offer refunds.