Category Archives: Quilt Market

October 22, 2014


By Donna di Natale The countdown has begun, and the excitement is building. International Quilt Market is the country’s only wholesale tradeshow for the quilting industry. It happens twice a year, in the spring and fall. It is not open to the public. Shop owners from all over the world attend market to order new Continue Reading

October 17, 2014

It’s That Time Again

By Edie McGinnis October has rolled around, and we are getting ready to head off to Houston for International Quilt Market. It’s a busy time for everyone who vends at the wholesale market. Here at Kansas City Star Quilts, we have been planning and making arrangements for months. Long before the truck is loaded and Continue Reading

May 13, 2014

Our 2014 Spring Catalog is available!

We’re in Pittsburgh for International Quilt Market, with cartons and cartons of  books and most of the stunning quilts featured in those beautiful books. We also have several boxes of our spring catalog to hand out. If you’re going to be at Market, be sure to stop by and see us in Booth 119. If Continue Reading

May 10, 2013

Meet Our Authors!

Quilt Market is less than a week away, so it’s time to start thinking about the events you just can’t miss. We hope  our Schoolhouse sessions and books signings make your list. Here’s the schedule for our Schoolhouse sessions, Thursday, May 16: Christina McCourt, Portrait of a Lady: Quilts for a Woman’s Journey Through Life, Continue Reading

April 24, 2013

Springing Into Action

We’re having one of those cold, dismal springs here in the heart of the country, the kind where the weather seems stuck in the past, reluctant to shake off the chill and get with the program. Nature might not know what time of year it is, but we certainly do, because in our business, there’s Continue Reading