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

Mark your calendars now!
The Row by Row Experience begins…
June 22 - September 8 2015
The Calico Shoppe will be participating this year!

As you travel this summer see how many quilt shops you can stop in to pick up your free row pattern and pick up a kit or two or more of each shops row.

Please go to www.rowbyrowexperience.com for all the latest info and be sure to visit Wisconsin’s facebook page for this event!

Our Annual quilt sale, where you can purchase the projects we have used as models in the shop. Some are finished, and some are in need of a loving quilters hand to finish.

Shop early for the best selection!

Come on in every Monday in August.

We will have our wash tubs out, which will be over flowing with wonderful scraps!!!!!

Stuff a bag full of scraps for Only $5.00

No limit on how many bags you can stuff!

Stroll on through to our lovely Purple Petunia where you will find Ladies Apparel collections by Cactus, and Oh My Gauze as well as Jewelry and Accessories.

4 Days Only!

Summer Clearance Sale

Our shop hop quilt this year is spectacular and again designed & beautifully quilted by our own Jan Zutter. Stop in for an up close and personal look at this year’s “A Quilters Autumn” beauty! Free block pattern at each shop along with block kits as well as finishing kits available to purchase at each shop.

Great Prizes

  • BabyLock sewing machine with Tutto Tote
  • $100 in Gift Certificates for 5 Lucky hoppers
  • $100 Gift Basket at each shop

5 Great Shops

  • Busy Bobbin - Rice Lake
  • The Calico Shoppe - Eau Claire
  • Pins n Needles - St. Croix Falls
  • Sew Little Time - Baldwin
  • Thimbles - Spooner

Retreats

Annual Spring Retreat

March 12th - 15th 2015

Best Western Trail Lodge, Eau Claire, WI

Retreat is full at this time, call the Calico Shoppe to check the waiting list.

We are again having our Spring 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!!! 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.

Cost of the retreat is only $110 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 Spring Retreat!

Annual Fall Retreat

Oct 15th - 18th, 2015

Best Western Trail Lodge, Eau Claire, WI

Retreat is full at this time, call the Calico Shoppe to check the waiting list.

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!!! 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.

Cost of the retreat is only $110 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

CANCELLED

We will be visiting all 11 shops in Section 2, which means you will be eligible for the terrific Section 2 prizes, and you will also be eligible for each shops $200 Gift Basket!

Deluxe motor coach & hotel for two nights
$199 double occupancy
$50 non-refundable deposit required
Register early, June will be here before you know it!
Triples and quads available

This quilt show only gets better each year. More vendors and more beautiful quilts to OOOH and AHHH over! And the easiest way to get there is to hop on our bus. No Driving! No Parking! You will get dropped off at the door, ticket in hand (no need to wait in line for a ticket) and you will get picked up at the door. No lugging your purchases across the parking lot!

All this for only $45.00 Includes Admission