Events

The Silk Route attends a variety of events throughout the year, including:

  • Quilters’ Sale – The Maltings, Farnham, Surrey
  • Spring Miniatura – NEC, Birmingham
  • Fashion, Embroidery & Stitch/Sewing for Pleasure – NEC, Birmingham
  • Needlework Fiesta – Brockenhurst Village Hall, Brockenhurst, New Forest
  • Thread – The Maltings, Farnham, Surrey
  • Quilts UK – 3 Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire
  • National Quilt Championships – Sandown Park Racecourse, Esher, Surrey
  • Festival of Quilts – NEC, Birmingham
  • Autumn Miniatura – Stoneleigh Park NAEC, Warwickshire
  • Big Textile Show – Leicester Racecourse, Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Knitting and Stitching Show – Alexandra Palace, London
  • Knitting and Stitching Show – Harrogate International Centre, Harrogate, Yorkshire

For further information on these events, please contact The Silk Route on +44 (0)1252 835781 or the organiser.

Note:  These shows have been cancelled in 2020.  2021 show openings have yet to be decided by the event organisers.

Links

WebsiteCompany
www.21stcenturyyarns.com 21st Century Yarns
 www.artvango.co.ukArt Van Go
burningissues@margaretbeal.co.ukMargaret Beal Embroidery
www.caboodledesign.co.ukGraphic and Web design with a difference – the designers of this website
www.callishibori.co.ukShibori and indigo dyeing.  Indigo dye packs, shibori stencils, classes and workshops
 www.committedtocloth.comCommitted to Cloth
 www.crosswayspatch.co.ukHelen Deighan – professional textile artist
 www.eurojapanlinks.comEuro Japan Links Ltd
 www.janelaverick.comBlog for Miniaturists
https://www.marbling4fun.net/joint-ideas.htmlIdeas and supplies for marbling, including on silk
 www.miniatura.co.ukMiniatura – Birmingham NEC
 www.mulberrysilks-patriciawood.comMulberry Silks for a unique selection of hand-wound silk threads in beautiful colour schemes for hand and machine embroidery, Lace-making, Quilting, Smocking etc.
www.paulinespatchwork.co.ukPauline’s Patchwork for your patchwork and quilting supplies, including fabrics, quilting supplies and workshops.  Pauline’s Patchwork has been satisfying customers even longer than we have!
www.quiltersguild.org.ukQuilters Guild
 www.selvedge.orgSelvedge Magazine covers fine textiles in every context
 www.stef-francis.co.ukStef Francis threads
www.thecuriouscushionandquilt.co.ukUnusual bespoke cushions and quilts