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

We have combined two great sales into one...

We will have hundreds of one yard pieces for $5 & our 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!

The Purple Petunia's

End of Summer Sale

Everything is on Sale

It's time to mark your calendars for our annual "Falling Leaves Shop Hop"!

Get your friends together, map your route and join the fun this fall.

September 26nd - October 4th

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

Fun and Prizes Galore!

Retreats

Annual Spring Retreat

Spring Retreat 2015 date to be announced Oct 16th, 2014

March 13th - 16th 2014

Best Western Trail Lodge, Eau Claire, WI

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!

Annual Fall Retreat

Oct 16th - 190th, 2014

Best Western Trail Lodge, Eau Claire, WI

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

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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.

Hop on the bus for 2 wonderful days at the AQS Quilt Show in Des Moines Iowa. You will be in quilter's paradise! Vendors and quilts galore!

Only $159 double occupency, triples and quads available. Deluxe motor coach, tickets for two days to the quilt show, and wonderful hotel accommodations.

$50.00 non refundable deposit required.

Sign up soon, space is limited.