The Daily Stitch


Quilt Market recap – day two

I spent most of yesterday walking the show floor and collecting stacks and stacks of catalogues, brochurses, flyers and samples. Although I can’t say there was a lot that I hadn’t seen online before the show, it was really exciting to meet more designers in person. Here I am at Anna Maria Horner‘s booth. She […]
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Quilt Market recap – day one

Yesterday was my first day of my first Quilt Market…and it was exhausting! But what a day. I spent the day at Schoolhouse sessions by Anna Maria Horner (she’s doing LouLouThi velveteens! And beautiful ribbons!), Lotta Jansdotter, Sarai Mitnick, Sarah Fielke, Tula Pink, Valori Wells, Amy Butler and loads more. I also attended a couple […]
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To market we go!

I am beside myself with excitement about the arrival of tickets for my first-ever Quilt Market. Reading all of the blog posts about Quilt Market every six months makes me feel like I’m pressing my nose against the glass. Going is, for me, an important part of opening the shop – meeting people, getting ideas, […]
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Festival of Quilts, part 2: What I saw

I blogged last week about what I bought at the Festival of Quilts in Birmingham. Now I’m going to share some snaps of what I saw. The Festival of Quilts features dozens of galleries and hundreds of amazing quilts. As a relatively new quilter, this was thrilling! So much inspiration in one place. Here are […]
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