Welcome to Quilt! Carolina

The PREMIER Quilt Shop  Event


THURSDAY, July 18, 2019


OCT 3 – 12, 2019

News & Updates

North Carolina Shops from the Triangle to the Triad and Beyond!

ALL the shops are busy designing and stitching their 2019 projects. They will be ready for the unveiling on July 18th!

We hope to see you often! Thank you for supporting your local Brick & Mortar Quilt Shop where you can see and touch , plus get inspiration and advice!

New SHOPS PAGE will be released June 17. In addition to location and hours, each listing will provide lots of information to assist you!

Terrific Thursday

Party at the shops, now in July! First day to see the Annual Quilt Projects & buy your passport. Collect stamps that day to get a head start while you are enjoying the demos, treats and specials at your local quilt shop!

Mark your calendars for 2019 Demo Day

Terrific Thursday will be July 18th.

October Shop Hop: Prizes, Shop Specials, FUN!!

October is the perfect time of year to visit Carolina's finest!  What is a Shop Hop?

  • A shop hop is similar to a gallery hop. 
  • Visit the shops and receive stamps on your passport. 
  • Show your passport for shop specials.
  • Turn in passport to be entered to win prizes.

Check out Our 2018 PRIZES

The Fun Bus Returns

We love riding the bus with you and visiting our favorite shops! Plus, the shop specials and goodies just make the day even better! We can't wait for the 2019 trips!

Exclusive Patterns from North Carolina Designers

Passport holders receive a free block pattern at each shop they visit during the October Hop. Each shop also may use  their block in a small project to inspire you!


Our 2018 designer, Lisa Alley of Bear Hug Quiltworks designed a quilt with 16 blocks you will love. The pattern with all 16 blocks will be released in 2019 through Quilt! Carolina FIRST.

Annette Ornelas of Southwind Designs designed our 2017 Quilt Blocks used in TWO quilts. 

Lee Monroe of May Chappell Quilts designed two patterns for the 2016 Shop Hop.  

Link to quilt pictures