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Quilter's Safari and Pioneer Quilt Show

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 19:40


Venture off the beaten path with us for a Quilter's Safari!

April 25th - May 3rd, 2014

Hosted by quilt shops throughout the Willamette Valley, participants get a free passport at the first shop they visit. Then they travel from shop to shop having their passport stamped along the way. Once completed, passports become a ticket for entry to a drawing for amazing prizes.

For directions to all participating quilt shops, click here

Rich's Bonus Stop!

Visit any of Rich's three locations for a chance to win a new sewing machine! Stop by our Salem, Albany or Eugene location any time during Quilter's Safari to enter!

Check out the Pioneer Quilt Show on Your Way to Eugene

When: April 22nd, 2014 to April 27th, 2014

Join us for the 37th Annual Pioneer Quilters Show at the Lane County Historical Museum.

This year's theme is "The Unbroken Thread" with featured quilter Lois Scott. There will be over 100 quilts on display, with the Pioneer Quilters' Boutique of specialty handcrafted items.

Click here for more information on the Pioneer Quilt Show.

2014 Linn County Home Show

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 22:25


Spring fever is coming to Linn County! Come see us this weekend at the 2014 Home Show in Albany!

Friday, April 11th from 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Saturday, April 12th from 10:00am - 8:00pm
Sunday, April 13th from 10:00am - 5:00pm

Where: Linn County Fair & Expo Center

Admission: $4.00 for Adults, $3.00 for Seniors. Parking is free!

Check out the lastest sewing machines and get inspiration for your home this spring from all the other exciting exhibits. Stop by our booth and say "hi!"

Learn more about the 2014 Linn County Home Show by clicking here.

2014 Umpqua Valley Quilter's Guild Show

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 20:08

National Quilting Month may be over in most places, but not in Roseburg! Come out this weekend to see all the beautiful quilts in the 2014 Umpqua Valley Quilter's Guild Show.

Friday, April 11th from 10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday, April 12th from 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday, April 13th from 11:00am - 4:00pm

Where: Douglas County Fairgrounds - Exhibit Building

Enjoy a coloring demonstration by author of Creative Quilts from your Crayon Box, Terrie Linn Kygar. Take in a trunk show from featured quilter Dorothy Cochran with many of her fabulous quilts. You are sure to be inspired by the other 300 quilts on display! 

Learn more about the 2014 Umpqua Valley Quilter's Guild Show here.

April is National Serger Month!

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 20:45

Celebrate all things serger this month during the second annual National Serger Month.

Fellow serger enthusiasts unite to encourage those who still fear their serger or to dispel the myth that sergers are only good for finishing edges and creating seams.

Join us as we celebrate with new serger projects and some Serger 101 tips and techniques that help you see all the cool things your serger can do!