Category Archives: Events

April 1, 2014

KC Exhibit Showcases Modern Quilts – Quilt Books on Sale, Too!

If you’re in Kansas City this weekend and in the mood to see modern quilts, you’re in luck. Come downtown to see more than 80 quilts on display at the Kansas City Modern Quilt Guild’s Showcase at The Star. The free exhibit runs from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, April 4, and 9:30 a.m. to Continue Reading

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March 12, 2014

What a Quilt-Book Sale!

If you’re going to be in the Kansas City area this weekend, have we got a deal for you! Kansas City Star Quilts is partnering with six Kansas City area quilt shops to bring you GREAT PRICES on 30 GREAT BOOKS! Up to 75 percent off! The sale launches Saturday, March 15, to mark National Continue Reading

August 2, 2013

Listen Up!

Kansas City Star Quilts author Dawn Heese will be a guest Monday on Pat Sloan’s American Patchwork & Quilting Podcast. The show will air live at 4 p.m. Eastern time Monday, Aug. 5. Click here to catch the show live or listen later. You can listen on your computer, subscribe on iTunes (search American Patchwork Continue Reading

July 31, 2013

Get Your Kicks – and Your Stitch

By Donna di Natale I read in the paper that more than 40,000 people from around the world will converge in Joplin, Mo., this week to celebrate Route 66, the highway John Steinbeck called the mother road. I was surprised to read there are Route 66 societies in places as far from the road as Continue Reading

April 1, 2013

Do You Hop?

By Donna di Natale Spring is in the air, and in many parts of the country, that means quilt shop hop. It’s time to get out and see what’s new in the shops. Here in Kansas City, April is when we hop, and this year is special because it is the 15th anniversary of the Continue Reading

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