The Festival of Quilts

The Festival of Quilts named Best Craft Show at The Stitch Awards 2023

Thursday 15 February, 2024

The Festival of Quilts has been named the Best Craft Show at the Stitch Awards 2023. The recognition comes as a testament to the festival’s commitment to celebrating the artistry and craftsmanship within the quilting community.

The Festival of Quilts, now in its 20th year, has consistently elevated the quilting experience, providing a platform for artists, designers, and attendees to immerse themselves in the rich tapestry of quilting traditions. It’s now the biggest quilting show in Europe with over 22,000 quilting fanatics coming together to share their passion for quilting.

CraftWorld members, the heart of the crafting community, voted to determine the winners at The Stitch Awards 2023; The Best Craft Show category acknowledges the festival’s commitment to fostering creativity and emphasises its crucial role in shaping contemporary craft shows.

“This achievement reflects the passion and hard work of our team, the support of our exhibitors, and the enthusiasm of our attendees. The Festival of Quilts is not just an event; it’s a vibrant community that celebrates the art of quilting in all its forms.”

Anna Baptiste, Event Director, The Festival of Quilts

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