Wisconsin State Quilt Shop Hop
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Registration

Please stop in to register for Retreats and Bus Trips, or you may register by phone, using a credit card. Deposit must be received at time of registration to hold your spot.

Upcoming Events

25% off

Everything for your quilting needs!

Fabric - Patterns - Books - Notions

1/4 yard minimums

Sale items not included

One Day Only

Special Selection of Fat Quarters

Only $1.00 each

Information for the 2014 Shop Hop coming soon!

Falling Leaves Shop Hop 2013

6 Great Shops
9 Glorious Days of Quilting Heaven

Terrific Prizes:

  • Janome 6600
  • Professional Quilting by: Pat Bluemel
  • $100 in Gift Certificates to 6 Lucky Winners
  • $100 value Gift basket at each shop


Visit the following 6 wonderful shops:

  • Busy Bobbin - Rice Lake
  • The Calico Shoppe - Eau Claire
  • Pins "N" Needles - St. Croix Falls
  • Sew Little Time - Hudson
  • Thimbles - Spooner
  • The Quilt Yard - Osseo


To qualify for prizes have your passport stamped at each shop. Turn in your completed passport at your last stop. One passport per person, must be present to have passport stamped.

Make sure you pick up your free block patterns with fabric at each shop. When you drop off your completed passport at any shop, you will receive this years Falling Leaves Shop Hop quilt pattern. Finishing kits will be available at each shop, along with an additional kit for that shops lovely center. All six centers will be different and all six will be unique! Pick your favorite!!!

Retreats

Annual Spring Retreat

March 13th - 16th 2014

Best Western Trail Lodge, Eau Claire, WI

At this time the retreat is full, but please call to be put on our waiting list

We've moved our retreat to the Best Western Trail Lodge in Eau Claire. We are very excited about our new location. We have much more space, and best of all we will all be in the same room! You will have luxurious accommodations with 2 queen beds, a fridge and microwave in each room. There is also a pool and hot tub to lounge by for a little relaxation between quilting projects.

Our retreat will begin Thursday evening at 6:00 pm and will end around 3:00 pm Sunday. You can also begin Friday morning if that works into your schedule better.

Cost of the retreat is only $110 which includes lunches and suppers with ice water and coffee available. Contact The Calico Shoppe to register!

Please contact The Best Western Trail Lodge at 715 838-9989 or 855-216-9980 (toll free) to make your room reservations. Rooms are again $79.99 double queen standard suites (2 queen beds). Please tell them you are with The Calico Shoppe Spring Retreat!

Create this lovely quilt with the help and expertise of Jodi Madison, one of Judy Niemeyer's certified instructors. Whether you are new or have been paper piecing for some time, join the fun at a retreat devoted to paper piecing the Judy Niemeyer way!

We will be holding our retreat at a brand new facility, the Foster Retreat Center, which is sure to be a lovely adventure!

$199.00 plus required pattern. $50 nonrefundable deposit required.

Instructor: Jodi Madison

Annual Fall Retreat

Oct 17th - 20th, 2013

Best Western Trail Lodge, Eau Claire, WI

Fall Retreat 2014 date to be announced March 17th

We are again having our Fall Retreat at the Best Western Trail Lodge in Eau Claire. Enjoy a fun filled weekend with fellow quilters as they stitch up a storm and share quilting tidbits and more!!! A few spaces are still available, call soon! You will have luxurious accommodations with 2 queen beds, a fridge and a microwave in each room. There is also a pool and hot tub to lounge by for a little relaxation between projects.

Our retreat will begin Thursday evening at 5:00 pm and will end around 3:00 pm Sunday. You can also begin Friday morning if that works into your schedule better.

Cost of the retreat is only $100 which includes lunches and suppers with ice water and coffee available. Contact The Calico Shoppe to register! ($50.00 non-refundable deposit to reserve your spot)

Please contact The Best Western Trail Lodge at 715-838-9989 or 855-216-9980 (toll free) to make your room reservations. Rooms are again $79.99 double queen standard suites (2 queen beds). Please tell them you are with The Calico Shoppe Fall Retreat!

Bus Trips

8 fun stops at 8 great shops

You will receive a Moda Mini Charm pack by Minick & Simpson from The Calico Shoppe, and get a free original mini charm pattern at each shop. Meals and snacks provided, with lodging at the Baymont Inn & Suites, Dubuque IA. All for $149 double occupancy, triples and quads available. Sign up early, space is limited. $50 Non-refundable deposit required.

We will be heading over to Section 5 to visit 13 shops! (Appleton, Green Bay, Sheboygan area) Hop on the bus with your passport for a journey to Section 5, and when the trip is over you will have completed an entire section which will make you eligible for that section's prizes along with a drawing for a $200 gift basket at each shop.

Prizes on the bus along with a 2014 Wisconsin State Shop Hop tote bag!!! Lodging will be at the Baymont Inn & Suites, Grafton WI! All for only $149 double occupancy, triples and quads available. Sign up early, space is limited. $50 Non-refundable deposit required.

Details Coming Soon!