FREE TICKETS FOR YOU TO THE MELBOURNE CRAFT AND QUILT FAIR!
Melbourne Craft and Quilt Fair will run from July 21st to July 24th at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf.
The organisers of this event (Expertise Events) believe that Victoria was one of the hardest hit states in Australia as a result of COVID related restrictions and lockdowns. Therefore, they have made the decision to offer FREE visitor entry to the Melbourne Craft and Quilt Fair for pre-registered visitors.
Free entry is only for visitors who register online by July 17th, 2022
ONE FREE ticket per person only
Nominate the day you wish to attend - there are daily attendance limits at the venue
If you're unable to register in advance but still wish to attend the Fair, the entry ticket price has been reduced to just $15 per visitor per day.
FREE TALK AT THE SHOW! Find us at stand A19. Carol will be doing an Aurifil Thread-ucation Seminar each day at 1:30pm. Come along and learn useful facts about this truly fabulous thread. Thread weight, needles, it's versatility, handy tips and tricks and special offers are just a few of the things she'll chat about.
Here's a few of the things you'll find on our stand:
Lots of cute embroideries!
Quiltmania Issue 150 - Just arrived! This special edition of Quiltmania Magazine has an extra 16 pages that will take you on a journey to Nantes, to the Pour l'Amour du Fil show, to England on the trail of a historic quilt, to Australia for a visit to the Miegunyah House Museum and AQC, and the United States for a Quilt Home Tour with Candace Davis. Note:Order your copy ASAP so you don't miss out! We are currently no longer able to order additional copies
Back in Stock
The Santa, the Tree, the Turkey and Me We have a limited number of kits of this gorgeous Christmas Quilt by Anni Downs of Hatched and Patched. Available as either a full kit or as a 7 month BOM program. It's the perfect time to get started on your Christmas Stitching!
New Liberty Fabrics Our selection of Liberty Fabrics from the AW22 collection are now available to purchase online. These stunning fabrics are available as meterage or as Fat 16th's. Don't forget - Purchase 6 Fat 16th's and receive a 7th FREE!
New Kaffe Fasset Fabrics We have also added to our selection of Kaffe Fasset Fabrics with a selection of Shot Cottons and prints from the Paperweight and Aboriginal Dot Collections.
Exciting New Classes!
We are very excited to be welcoming Rachaeldaisy to our regular class schedule. Rachael will start off with a 2-day Whizz Bang! workshop on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th September. 10am to 3:30pm each day, cost of the class is $220 for the 2 days. Bookings are essential and payment must be made at the time of booking. Rachael will also be teaching for us on the 1st Saturday of the month from October for the rest of this year. Book early so you don't miss out.
Tatiana Popova will be teaching a 2-day, Modern Crewel Embroidery class on Friday 29th and Saturday 30th of July. 10am to 3:30pm each day. The cost of the class is $170, payment must be made at time of booking, bookings are essential. Class project will be The Taste of Strawberry (in 2 different colourways). There will also be a kit fee.
Tatiana will also be teaching a 2-day Silk Ribbon Embroidery class on Friday 5th and Saturday 6th of August. 10am to 3:30pm each day, cost of the class is $170, payment must be made at time of booking, bookings are essential. Kit fee $50. Perfect for those new to Silk Ribbon Embroidery, or to expand your skills with new techniques. Suitable for Beginners to Intermediate.
Michelle Yeo will be teaching on Friday 12th August for the full day (10am to 3:30pm). Cost of the class is $75, payment must be made at time of booking. Bookings are essential. Come along and work on any of Michelle's patterns.