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!
Row by Row Experience
June 21 to September 6

As you travel this summer see how many quilt shops you can visit, and pick up your free row pattern and purchase a kit to make that shop's row.

Please go to www.rowbyrowexperience.com For all the latest info!

Don't forget to pick up our license plate while you are in!

 

"Welcome to Calico Lane"

Designed by our own Lynn Demoney

This is our Row x Row pattern for 2016. You will love the three dimensional quilt, our own embroidered camper, and cute appliqued hammock. You'll have to stop in to see just how adorable this project is!!!

 

Sew Along

We have been doing Lori Holt's "Bloom" sew along this past spring, and have been having a blast!!!

We will be starting the "Cozy Christmas" Sew Along in July! Free pattern available on line, and we have the entire Cozy Christmas line of fabric by Lori Holt.

Join the sew along and we will have weekly pics on our Facebook of our cute Cozy Christmas blocks!

Annual Sample Sale
July 25th - 30th

Many samples...
Small, medium, and some lap size quilts will be for sale.
Finished samples, and some needing a quilters' loving hands to finish!
Shop early for best selection!

Falling Leaves Shop Hop
September 23 - October 1

Eight Great Shops This Year

  • Busy Bobbin - Rice Lake
  • Sew Little Time - Baldwin
  • The Quilting Nook & more - Osseo
  • Pins n Needles - St. Croix Falls
  • The Calico Shoppe - Eau Claire
  • Thimbles - Spooner
  • Quilters Corner - Clear Lake
  • Knot Sew Perfect - Deer Park

Prizes galore

  • Free pattern at each shop
  • Free Fat Quarter at each shop
  • Demo's at each shop

You will not want to miss our 2016 Falling Leaves Shop Hop!!!

Retreats

Annual Spring Retreat

March 10th - 13th 2016

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 13th - 16th, 2016

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

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'll get dropped off at the door with ticket in hand (no need to wait in line) and then get picked up at the door for our return home.
Sign up early!

Still only $45.00 includes admission