Don't forget to come this week to get your 2018 Shop Hop. We are open saturday till 4pm.
Last Saturday one of the Auckland Guild ladies showed us her take on the Shop Hop 2016 quilt 'Rose by Any Other Name' We love custom creations and this one has made us speechless. The borders have been custom made on this and love the heart details within the centre sashing.
Cannt wait to see the creations of our 'Sunset in Northland' quilt
Using predominantly Kiwiana batiks for a Pacifica theme, the Shop Hop
price is $60.00 for the central nine 12” blocks of the quilt.Along with the fabric for the blocks, the
Shop Hop kit includes instructions for constructing this quilt with the optional
outer borders as shown.
borders the finished size is approximately 47 inches.
border finishing kit for the quilt top is an additional $37.00 - this includes
all fabrics required to complete the outer borders and binding.
Have you chosen you quilt yet and purchased your passport? You have a selection of six projects to choose from ... something for everyone!! Any of the shops involved are more than happy to help you with your selection.
There will be a draw at the end of the shop hop with a selection of great prizes to be won. Thanks to Tiffanies Treasures for the donation of two Gift Packs. These packs are made up of fabrics, patterns, threads, needles and much more more!!
·An Original Pattern designed
especially for the Northern Quilt Shop Hop 2018
This project does not require an Optional Finishing Kit
However, you will need batting and backing fabrics to
complete this project
Finished size 36" x 44"
Sunset in Northland is an exclusive
design developed by the design team at Bernina Northland especially for the Northern
Shop Hop 2018. While
I have used machine stitching exclusively you could chose to hand stitch this
background is pieced together before the appliqued flora and fauna are placed
into the design.
Fabric selection for the 'Tree of Life' Quilt is from Kaffe Fassett Collective,
Anna Maria Horner and a few other designers.
This is the quilt centre, measuring 36"square, that you will receive when registering with All Things Bernina for the Shop Hop 2018. This will be split into 6 packs for collection from the participating shops.
The finishing kit will be available for purchase while stock lasts.
The finished size of the quilt is 72" square.
Stock may be limited due to the lack of availability. Cost of finishing kit is $130.
This is our Shop Hop Quilt finished - Rainy Days by Tegan Montgomery-Williams, come to the shop and see it in real life.
Make sure you put these dates in your diary 12th - 26th May, add some friends, choose a quilt and have the time of your life going around all the quilt shops.
Ladies, have you marked your calendars yet for this fun event taking place from the 12th to 26th May 2018?? Make sure you pick up a flyer from one of your local Northern quilt stores for all the details.
This is a snapshot of our Shop Hop Quilt where we have combined romantic, botanical, floral fabrics and butterfly stitcheries.
Over our break time I finished our quilt for Shop Hop 2018. I have called this one Sunset in Northland. The background is pieced bricks then the silhouettes of birds and flora are appliqued on top. This is an exclusive design from our design team, especially for Shop Hop 2018. The Shop Hop Event runs from 12 May to 26 May. There is a flyer of information about the Shop Hop available from in the store. Registrations open 1st March, cost is $60 per person. The official Shop Hop Blog site is https://northernquiltsshophop.blogspot.co.nz/ so keep an eye on it as all shops involved will be adding information about the event too.