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ANNOUNCING OUR ANNUAL FALL FAVORITES BUS SHOP HOP!
SATURDAY/SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 & 29, 2019
Here are the 8 participating Quilt Shops:
Hudson Sewing Studio, Hudson, IL
Wooden Spool, Effingham, IL
Unraveled Quilt Store, Spencer, IN
Back Door Quilts, Greenwood, IN
Heaven on Earth, Wabash, IN
Stitch ‘N Time Fabrics, South Bend, IN
Thimbles, Lockport, IL
Quilter’s General Store, Rockford, IL
Cost for this trip is $175; deposit of $90 required at signup.
Cost includes transportation, one night lodging (double occupancy), meals, and snacks
Signups have started!
NORTHERN ILLINOIS QUILT SHOP HOP
June 1 through August 31, 2019
This great event returns this year with 34 Quilt Shops in the Northern Illinois area participating! Same format as past years – 3 Regions each with a Passport that you can pick up at the Shops in that Region (or print one from the links below). Visit each Shop and get a 15% discount on your purchase on the day you get your Passport stamped. Visiting all the Shops in any or all the Regions qualifies you for some great prizes.
We look forward to seeing all of you on this Shop Hop!
Here is the Prize List!
Grand Prize -- Quilting Cruise for you and a friend in April 2020
First Prize – Janome Skyline S6 Sewing Machine (MSRP $1999) Provided by Lucky Quilt Co. in Pecatonica
Three 2nd Prizes -- One prize from each region of $50.00 gift certificate from each shop in that region.
34 -- 3rd Prizes -- $25.00 gift certificate awarded by each Participating Shop.
Plus 15% off regular priced merchandise at each store on the day you get your passport stamped!
Click these links to get your Passport today!
2019 ROW BY ROW EXPERIENCE IS COMING!
JUNE 21 through SEPTEMBER 3!
This year our Row by Row is the 27” x 12” row and named “Twin Pops”. Being located here in Rockford on this beautiful farm property makes us reminiscent of family & community gatherings of our youth and the special treat of “Twin Pops”. This simple row is constructed using easy traditional piecing techniques. Incorporate it into your Row by Row Quilt as a “treat” element to your “Taste the Experience” or even display it at your summer gatherings as a runner!
Starting June 21 be sure to stop in to receive your free pattern for “Twin Pops” or even better purchase a kit & taste the experience of a Twin Pop.
Quilter’s General Store was founded in 1997 and is located in a stately 1875 farm house. The 2500 square foot farm house is decorated in a traditional country style, utilizing many primitive and rustic items that add to the charm of the shop. QGS features approximately 2000 bolts of fabric which include a selection of civil war reproduction fabrics, batiks, and hand dyed wools.
Quilter's General Store...A quilter's destination for supplies & inspiration!
Store Hours: Mon - Fri 10-5 & Sat 10-4, Sunday - Closed