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Sewing Shows & Events

Festival Of Quilts Stand 2015 PostAre you heading to a Sewing Show, Exhibition or Event?
We hope to see you there!

Empress exhibit at all the major Sewing & Needlework Exhibitions across the UK & beyond. Take a peek at the calendar and see if our paths cross!

Spring Quilt Show – Malvern – May

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You know sewing spring has sprung when the Malvern Show is closing in. The first main quilting event of the year it is always full of excitement and of course amazing quilt galleries. With the largest Sewing Thread & Vilene Interfacing Range at the Show we will also be bringing a great selection of Quilting Fabrics, Furnishing Fabrics and more – a great chance to stock up!

Register for Malvern Quilt Show Updates & Pre Show Offers.

Festival Of Quilts – NEC Birmingham – August

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THE Quilting Event of the year. Ridiculously excitement mounts all year for the FOQ at Empress headquarters.

As the largest Quilt Show in Europe the Festival Of Quilts at the NEC features over 700 competition quilts, extraordinary galleries and over 300 specialist suppliers (including us) – it is not to be missed!

As our flag ship event we have dedicated stands for Quilting Threads, Quilt Waddings, Fabrics, Haberdashery & More. Hope to see you there!

Register for Festival Of Quilts Updates & Pre Show Offers.

Great Northern Quilt Show – Harrogate – August/September

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Super quilt displays are complimented by lovely surroundings at the summer Quilt & Needle Craft show in Harrogate. With great access and a friendly atmosphere the show is a smashing day out. We are delighted to bring you a selection of Fabrics through to Sewing Threads, Haberdashery and of course some amazing Show Offers.

Register for Harrogate Quilt Show Updates & Pre Show Offers.


Knitting & Stitching Show – RDS Dublin – October

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A hop over to the Emerald Isle for the Irish leg of the Knitting & Stitching Show tour. We look forward to meeting our friends from across the water at this ultra friendly and relaxed event. As always with the K&S events there are plenty of galleries and workshops for inspiration plus a super selection of supplies.

You will find us just in at the main entrance. Looking forward to meeting you soon!

Knitting & Stitching Show – Harrogate – November

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As our last show of the year Harrogate really marks the Christmas countdown. Set in the heart of the historic town the Knitting & Stitching Show is a showcase of textile talent with an abundance of displays & galleries. As always we have a huge selection of Sewing Threads, Vilenes and Fabrics at the show not to mention samples and finished pieces to inspire and set your creative taste buds tingling. Come along and meet us there!

Register for Harrogate K&S Updates & Pre Show Offers.


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