How can I get involved? Most importantly, shop at independent quilt/fabric shops. They need the love and support, especially on their special day (January 23, 2016). Join our newsletter list to stay informed. It’s super simple, just fill in your email address in the subscribe bar above. Tell the Local Quilt Shops how excited you are for Local Quilt Shop Day. Volunteer to help out at your local shop. Spread the word and the LQS love!
Does it cost anything? Nope, it’s totally free for you to share in the fun.
Which stores are having events near me? You can check out participating shops and find those closest to you. Don’t see any? Ask your local quilt shop to join the celebration! They can do it on their own or join forces with The Fabric Shop Network and become a Participating Shop.
Can my shop celebrate Local Quilt Shop Day? Of course! The more the merrier and we really want to bring a worldwide focus to independent fabric and quilt shops. Having as many shops involved as possible will benefit shopowners and quilters alike!
Does it cost to have an event for Local Quilt Shop Day? Nope. You can celebrate any way you want to. We’ve provided a web graphic that you are welcome to use at no cost.
If you’d like to join up as a Participating Shop, depending on your level of participation, you’ll get the added benefit of inclusion on this site, access to additional marketing materials, worldwide exposure, exclusive content, and loads of extras to help make the day successful.
How can we become a Participating Shop? Email us and we can send you additional information on all the benefits and perks of becoming a Participating Shop.
MANUFACTURERS & DESIGNERS:
How can we get involved with Local Quilt Shop Day? We’d love to have you on board for this worldwide celebration! There are various levels of sponsorship, all of which get your products/information into shops and into the hands of quilters and sewists. We’re looking for designers and manufacturers interested in showcasing their products, so contact us if you’re interested in having your product(s) shared with shops worldwide. Any other questions? Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.