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Quilts in the Garden, Cae Hir

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Quilters' Dream Weekend!

"A quilter's dream weekend: a chance to visit Calico Kate and the Welsh Quilt Centre in Lampeter, and Quilts in the Garden (see below) at the beautiful Cae Hir Gardens: three places in one weekend! Relax at Cae Hir over a light lunch or delicious tea and cakes from the tea room."

Calico Kate will be opening each day 10.00 - 4.30 including Bank Holiday Monday (closed Sunday) so do visit!

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Quilts in Cae Hir Gardens

This well-established quilt exhibition and competition is now in its seventh year, takes place on Saturday 25th, Sunday 26th and Bank Holiday Monday 27th August this year. Click here for further details.

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Local exhibitions

We have just added a page with information about various local craft-related exhibitions.

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Sewing as Therapy

Click here to read a personal experience.

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Foundation by the Yard

Follow the link from fabric to Benartex to see the collection

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Just arrived:

'Fairy Whispers' added to Michael Miller Flower Fairies page

'Counting Sheep', by Makower

'Something Blue', by Makower

'Morris Holiday', by Moda

'Regency Blues', by Christopher Wilson-Tate, for Moda

'Feedsacks: True Blue', by Linzee Kull McCray, for Moda

'Amazing Stars', Christmas fabric from Stof

'Freya and Friends', by Janet Clare, from Moda

'Puzzle Pieces', by Moda

'Bohemian Vibe' and 'Toscana', by Northcott Studio

'Oak Grove Lane', by Kathy Schmitz, from Moda

Follow the links on the Fabric pages!

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Welsh Quilt Centre workshops

There are still some places available on this year's workshops at the Welsh Quilt Centre:

Visit the Welsh Quilt Centre website for more information.


Article about Calico Kate

We were thrilled to be the "featured shop" in the Moda blog recently. Read the full post here!

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Sew Saturday 2017

Calico Kate's Sew Saturday project, to encourage customers to make jumpers and mini-quilts for seventy teddy bears to send to children in Romania, was a success beyond all expectations! Read more about the project at the links below:

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