Stitchtopia News

Discovering the Spirit of Shetland

We were delighted to be able to return to Shetland in June, for our first Stitchtopia tour in a long time! As one of our favourite destinations, Shetland has so

*CLOSED* The Great Christmas Craft Giveaway 2020

It wouldn’t be Christmas without a Stitchtopia giveaway, and this year we’re in need of a little festive cheer more than ever! We’re pleased to announce the Great Christmas Craft

A Wordsearch for Knitters

Try your luck at our wordsearch, made especially for knitters!

12 Days of Christmas Crafting Giveaway

Christmas is a time for giving and this festive period, we’re saying thankyou to our fantastic customers and spreading some Christmas cheer with our ’12 days of Christmas Crafting’ giveaway

The Rocky Mountaineer & Calgary Festival of Quilts

By Pat Archibald I have just arrived in Vancouver with 25 guests taking part in the Stitchtopia tour to Canada this year. All aboard the tour bus at 9am to

Stitching in Norway & Tilda’s World 2019

By Karin Hellaby I’m back in Norway to start our Tilda Tour. Just so lucky to have the same gorgeous weather we had last year. This hotel has an idyllic

Verona Tessile, Lake Garda & Venice 2019

By Karin Hellaby

We have had a wonderful day wandering around the old streets of Verona visiting some beautiful ancient buildings to view the quilts in The Tessile. This is a bi-annual exhibition organised by a group of 100 quilters in Verona, all giving their time voluntarily. We have been very impressed, especially with the hanging and spaces used for the quilts.

The Hungarian blue quilt display was stunning and a great favourite.

Stitchtopia Festival 2019 – Our Top Highlights

A few weeks ago, over 100 Stitchtopia guests joined us at Yarnfield Park in Staffordshire for our biggest craft event of 2019 – The Stitchtopia Festival! With 24 different workshops hosted by eight of our most popular experts, it was set to be a jam-packed weekend of creativity… and it certainly was!

Get Your Craft On For International Women’s Day

Since 1911, International Women’s Day has been a chance for the World to celebrate the achievements of women throughout history and highlight work that still needs to be done to achieve gender equality worldwide. The day has a fantastic message and it’s really lovely to see so many companies and individuals empowering women!