Quilts, Inc. announced that the International Quilt Festival—scheduled to be held July 9-11 in Long Beach, California—has been postponed.
Though the current global pandemic has forced the cancellation of hundreds of trade and consumer shows – including the spring International Quilt Market originally scheduled for Pittsburgh – many of them have moved to the digital world. Similarly, Quilts, Inc. is announcing its first-ever Virtual Quilt Market: Spring Forward to be held June 2-4.
Vivian Lazich, owner of Sew Inspired Quilts in Simsbury, Connecticut, recently told us about a remarkable group she is proud to be a part of: Sewing Face Masks – Farmington Valley CT. This “private” Facebook Group has over 1,500 members. As of April 27, it has donated over 15,000 masks.
Soak launches presales of its Hand Sanitizer Spray in Canada while working toward US production.
As a direct result of the coronavirus pandemic, and after the most serious consideration, Quilts, Inc. has decided to CANCEL the upcoming spring edition of International Quilt Market in Pittsburgh.
The World of Susybee has been purchased by Clothworks, based in Seattle, WA. They will continue to do business as World of Susybee, as a brand of Clothworks.
Kona® announces 2020 Color of the Year: Enchanted, a spellbinding green!
USPS, FedEx, and UPS Are Increasing Their Rates for 2020. USPS proposed new postage rates for 2020. Once approved the new rates will take effect January 26, 2020.
The EverSewn Sparrow 30S is a versatile machine, ideal for beginner and intermediate sewers, making it the perfect gift!
Let’s add a little joy to your day with this heartwarming story out of South Carolina by Brian at Lewis & Irene. This is an organization that is dedicated to giving people with disabilities a chance to work!