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Textile Treasures of South Asia at Thailand

November 12, 2022 to November 26, 2022
Discover the textile treasures of South Asia as we journey through Thailand, Laos and Cambodia on this magical tour, enjoying authentic experiences and meeting local craftspeople along the way. This tour takes in the cultural, historical and textile highlights of Thailand, Laos & Cambodia. During the tour we’ll meet experts in antique and ethnic textiles and enjoy workshops with local experts. We’ll cruise along the Mekong river to Luang Prabang, a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned not…See More
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Textile Treasures of Vietnam at Vietnam

September 13, 2022 to September 29, 2022
Join Mandy Shaw on this superb textile holiday to Vietnam! This hugely popular tour showcases the rich colours and cultural highlights of a truly fascinating country. Explore historic cities, walk through tranquil rural landscapes, discover villages high in the rugged mountains and stroll through local ethnic markets where traditional dress is still very much part of everyday life. Vietnam’s textile traditions are very much alive, and you’ll visit silk villages, learn about the ethnic Thai…See More
Sep 29
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Textile Tour of Scotland at Scotland

April 12, 2022 to April 21, 2022
Scotland has a rich and diverse textile heritage, from weaving and sewing in the home, to full scale mechanized factory textile production, and needlework associations- these all have their part to play in documenting the industrial and social history of Scotland. Accompanied by Pat Archibald, quilter and Edinburgh resident, this tour will take us from Glasgow to Perth via Edinburgh as we explore the history of textiles in Scotland and enjoy three half-day hand sewing workshops with Pat.See More
Sep 24
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Alsace European Patchwork Festival at France

September 14, 2022 to September 19, 2022
Join Sallieann Harrison and immerse yourself in textiles & patchwork in the heart of the beautiful Alsace! The Carrefour Européen du Patchwork is a show with a difference. In the four villages of Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines, Sainte Croix-aux-Mines, Liepvre and Rombach-le-Franc in the wonderful Val d'Argent, historical buildings, village halls and places of worship are turned into galleries exhibiting over 1,200 textile works of art. We'll stay in the charming Old Town of Colmar whose…See More
Sep 20
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Pour l'amour du fil Quilt Show, Nantes at France

April 18, 2022 to April 24, 2022
A celebration of ‘all things textile’, the show Pour L’Amour du Fils is a highlight of our quilting holiday to Nantes with workshops hosted by expert Victoria Peat, and visits to the Cholet textile museum and Muscadet et Sevre wine region.Join Victoria on this wonderful Stitchtopia holiday to Nantes for a 6-night stay in the heart of this historical city. Pour l’Amour du Fil, or ‘for the love of threads’, is a fascinating international show for thread-based arts. Patchwork, quilting, sewing,…See More
Sep 20
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North East England Quilting Retreat at Durham

November 29, 2021 to December 6, 2021
Retreat to the beautiful North East of England on this brand-new quilting holiday which highlights the wonderful sights and traditional textiles which are part of this region’s British heritage.See More
Aug 20
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South Africa National Quilt Festival at South Africa

October 2, 2022 to October 16, 2022
Join us on this textile adventure to South Africa and the South African National Quilt Festival. This tour takes you to some of the country’s most iconic sites and experiences; Table Mountain and the Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden in Cape Town, Robben Island, wine tasting in the Cape Winelands, the Garden Route and an elephant safari. Our expert, Janice Gunner, will be on hand throughout the tour, hosting 2 half day workshops. In addition to these highlights, our contact at the local quilting…See More
Aug 8
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Sitges Patchwork Festival and Barcelona at Sitges

March 25, 2022 to April 1, 2022
Indulge your love of stitching and visit Spain’s glorious Catalonia region. Together with Janet Clare you’ll explore historic Girona, the extraordinary city of Barcelona and experience quilting heaven at the fantastic Sitges Patchwork FestivalSee More
Jun 18
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Budapest and Slovakia Quilting Retreat at Budapest

April 22, 2022 to April 29, 2022
This tour combines textile related visits in Budapest, Hungary and Szentendre, Slovakia with four days of workshops with Karin Hellaby, using Bernina sewing machines. We’ll also have a full day of sightseeing in Budapest, exploring both sides of the river Danube, Buda and Pest. Our accommodation in Slovakia, and location for our workshops, is the historic 5-star Chateau Bela. Set within its own grounds and boasting its own wine cellar, Finnish sauna and steam room this really is a sumptuous…See More
May 17
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Quilting through the Springtime Gardens of Holland and Belgium at Netherlands

April 23, 2022 to April 29, 2022
Join us for this celebration of colour as we experience one of the Netherlands most famed floral events. On this seven-day river cruise, we will see the best of Dutch and Belgian springtime, with vibrant displays from Amsterdam to Antwerp. The focal point of the cruise will be the fabulous Floriade Expo. Held in Almere, on the outskirts of Amsterdam, the theme will be ‘growing green cities’, and here we’ll be treated to a cornucopia of trees, shrubs, perennials, creepers and flower bulbs. Our…See More
May 7
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Northern Lights Quilting Cruise at Norway

December 12, 2021 to December 20, 2021
Join Karin Hellaby for an exciting voyage along Norway’s stunning coastline with a chance to experience the magic of one of nature’s most amazing phenomenon - a breathtaking performance against the Arctic sky of the dazzling Northern Lights. There’s plenty of time for workshops with Karin as MS Kong Harald cruises amongst the fjords, islands, islets and skerries that make up a coastline considered one of the most beautiful in the world. Each day you can step-ashore and explore or relax and…See More
May 2
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Textiles of Morocco at Morocco

May 7, 2022 to May 21, 2022
Discover the highlights of Morocco, the indigenous Amazigh/Berber culture and extraordinary textile traditions on this fascinating tour.We’ll visit women’s cooperatives that combine age-old skills with new innovations. In Marrakesh we'll enjoy the exquisite Yves Saint Laurent museum featuring his fashion designs as well as the Berber Museum that houses the Moroccan textiles and jewellery that inspired his work.Following the ancient trade routes across the High Atlas Mountains to the Sahara we…See More
Apr 20

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At 10:38am on January 31, 2015, Vickie Smith said…

Hello Kay, welcome to MQP.  Hope you enjoy the site.  There is a lot to see, much for inspiration, fun groups to join and friends to meet.  Happy quilting.


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