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Fox Chapel Publishing Announces the Acquisition of Landauer Publishing

Fox Chapel Publishing Announces the Acquisition of Landauer Publishing

EAST PETERSBURG, PA—Fox Chapel Publishing, known for its high-quality craft books, is excited to announce the acquisition of independent quilt publisher Landauer Publishing. Landauer Publishing, founded by Jeramy Lanigan Landauer in 1991, currently has over one-hundred quilting and needle-arts titles in print. Prior to launching the company, Jeramy spent more than 30 years of senior

Google Announces Next Stage in HTTPS Warnings

Google announced October 2017 they are requiring websites to obtain an SSL certificate on HTTP websites or risk your website labeled as “Not Secure” or potentially listed as unsafe or deceptive. Those who updated their website with an SSL now have the green secure lock in the web address bar, reassuring users that the website

Texas Quilt Museum: History in the Making

LA GRANGE, TEXAS – June 20, 2018 – The summer exhibits at the Texas Quilt Museum will feature a retrospective from a late quilting superstar along with amazing antiques from a very special collection. “Sue Garman: Traditional Masterworks” and “Comfort and Glory: Selections from the Briscoe Center’s Winedale Quilt Collection” will run June 28-September 30,

Cotton + Steel Fabrics Announces Expansion of Designers

Cotton + Steel Fabrics, RJR Fabrics’ modern division, is announcing an expansion of designers this November at the Fall International Quilt Market in Houston, Texas. The upcoming Cotton + Steel collections, releasing at the Spring International Quilt Market in Portland, Oregon, will complete a successful journey of the original designers under the brand. We are

The Law of Trade-Offs

“In reading the lives of great men, I found the first victory they won was over themselves. Self-discipline with all of them came first.” – Harry S. Truman t’s Quilt Market time! The upcoming show in Portland will be the 14th Market that I have attended since opening my store in 2004. This year I will

Quilts, Inc. Names Three New Vice Presidents

Press Release: Quilts, Inc. Names Three New Vice Presidents HOUSTON—April 24, 2018—Karey Bresenhan, President and CEO of Quilts, Inc., has announced the promotion of three long-serving staff members to newly-created positions of Vice Presidents within the company. “All three of them are highly qualified and have shown leadership, drive, and excellent work in each of their specialized

AccuQuilt Celebrates 10th Anniversary

PRESS RELEASE: AccuQuilt Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Limited-Edition GO!® Die Release 10th Anniversary-themed appliqué dies feature commemorative tray and free embroidery download. (OMAHA, NE) April 24, 2018—AccuQuilt, a U.S. based company that specializes in manufacturing premiere fabric cutting machines, is celebrating its 10-Year Anniversary. To kick off their celebration, the company is bringing back three

Kaffe Awarded MBE

It gives us immense pleasure to share with you the news we received this morning. American-born artist Frank “Kaffe” Fassett receives great honor. The Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen, awarded Kaffe an honorary Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE). An

Northcott Announces a New Division: FIGO Fabrics

PRESS RELEASE: PLEASED TO MEET YOU, WE’RE FIGO FABRICS. FIGO is a division of Northcott, offering modern and contemporary designs for the quilting and sewing industries. FIGO is set to release its first collections in April 2018, and its debut launch will be featured at Spring International Quilt Market in May 2018, to be held

FreeSpirit Acquisition

Scott Fortunoff was on vacation with his wife and kids when the news broke that FreeSpirit was closing its doors. The Fortunoff family owns Jaftex, an 88-year-old family-run business in its fourth generation. The company has made a practice of buying struggling companies in the sewing and quilting industry and had been looking to buy

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