On the Orange Couch!
We started a fun little tradition at our very first Market in Houston, of taking photos on the orange couch we hauled down from Colorado. You can see last year's photos here. If you are in one of these photos, feel free to share them! Warning: there are a LOT of photos!
Marti Michell stopped by to tell us about her new rulers! We gabbed about our love of geometry.
Kristen and Valerie of Two Blondes and a Sewing Machine stopped by!
Celine Perkins of Perkins Dry Goods and Susan Knapp of The Quilt Branch stopped by after a quick video shoot!
Carolyn Beam and Eileen Fowler of Quiltmaker Magazine both stopped by to rest their feet!
Kelsey and Kathy Creach of Simply Sew Boutique stopped by to get a few patterns!
The always entertaining Monica Gonzales of Monica's Quilt & Bead Creations stopped by to say hello!
The amazing Stephanie Adams and Caitlin McIntyre of I Don't Do Dishes stopped by to grab an Arcadia Avenue.
The adorable Jessica Stern of Dear Stella and Clare Clemz of Timeless Treasures stopped by for a quick photo op! Love these girls!
The talented Angela Walters of Quilting is my Therapy stopped by briefly to take a photo.
Martha Branson of Compass Rose Quilting and Jennifer Eubank of Material Matters both stopped by to check out our new patterns!
The super sweet ladies of The Country Sampler stopped by to pick up some of our new patterns!
These great gals from the Sew Together Quilt Shop came to our schoolhouse and our booth!
Lisa McCarthy of Compass Point Quilts and Carrie Zizza of It's a Zizza both stopped by and brought lots of smiles to our booth!
Cecile Whataman of Unique Stitching in Australia stopped by to pick up some of our new patterns!
Steffani Burton of Country Fabrics and Quilting stopped by to say hello and take a photo!
Cheryl Phillips of Phillips Fiber Art and her daughter Brooke stopped by to say hello!
Nancy Jewell of FreeSpirit Fabrics stopped by to take a picture and chat!
The always adorable ladies of The Presser Foot stopped in to check out our new patterns!
The super sweet Nicole Maroon of The Girl Who Quilts and Wendy Senecal of Sew Many Creations were our neighbors and they stopped in to take a photo!
The adorable mother-daughter duo, Megan and Sharon Richardson of The Hanger, stopped by!
Marsha Cowan and Marsha Brownfield of Bernina Sewing and Design stopped in to check out the new patterns!
Sue Marsh of Whistlepig Creek Productions stopped by the booth to catch up!
Susan Guzman, the new Content Director of McCall's Quilting, stopped in for a quick chat and a photo!
The adorable ladies of Piece & Applique Quilt Shop stopped in to get some of the new patterns!
Janet Rae Nesbitt of One Sister Designs stopped in to say hello and tell us about her new company!
Ann Simanskey and Patty Rapanos of the Park Bench Quilt Shop stopped in to see our new stuff!
These ladies were an absolute delight to hang out with and unfortunately I forgot to grab a photo of their badges! If any one can ID them, please ket us know!
Amy Shade who was there helping out in the Monaluna booth stopped in to say hello! Isn't she adorable!?
The amazingly talented Gudrun Erla of GE Designs stopped into say hello and tell us about her new ruler!
Julie Marrone and Brian Harsh of the Fabric Shop Network stopped by with their latest issue of FabShop News!
Carol Neufeld and Joanne Pelletier of Fleetwood Wholesale Jewellry stopped by the booth and brought lots of giggles with them!
I finally got to meet Anita Grossman Solomon in person when she stopped by the booth!
It was great to chat with June Dudley about her new position as Acquisitions Editor over at Craftsy!
Elisabeth Woo of Robert Kaufman Fabrics stopped by to take a picture with the orange pillow on the orange couch!
Pam Hansen of Bear Patch Quilting Co. stopped in to chat and check out the new patterns!
Katja Marek, the author of The New Hexagon and owner of Katja's Quilt Shoppe, stopped in to get our new book, Arcadia Avenue!
The super sweet Kaitlyn Pallas of byannie.com stopped by to stay hi and take a photo on the couch!
The super cute Chelsea and Charlie of Pink Door Fabrics stopped by to say hello! They live in our town! Such a small world!
Deborah Edwards, the Design Director of Northcott, stopped by the booth to say hello!
Thank you to everyone for stopping by! We will be there with our couch again next year! Be sure to stop by and get a photo! Next week we will be blogging about our Arcadia Avenue quilts and feature a tutorial on how to make the hexagon pillows. Stay tuned!
Katja Marek said:
Just wanted to let you know that the ladies in photo #27 are Diane Jansson and Monica Miltimore from Di-Versity Quilting Supplies in Pritchard BC just outside of Kamloops, where I am.