May 1, 2011
What is a QUILTERS’ SHOP HOP
New quilters wants to know !
Seasoned quilters want to play!
13 of Vancouver and Salt Spring Islands’
finest quilt shops
and their cute as bugs owners and staffs
Make plans now with your friends or family to join you.
Groups of four hoppers make an eco freindly , car pooling “Four-Pack.
For fun wear something that identifies each person as part of your “Four Pack.”
like Anna Laura Felt Lady Badges,
with matching mascot .
Or maybe just don matching hats.
Plan which stores you wish to visit each day and map out your route.
Pick up a “passport ” at your first SHOP HOP stop,
You might want to make a special cover so it won’t get lost or torn!
Have your passport stamped at each shop you visit.
and receive more stamps for every $10 you spend .
Each shop will offer a unique .15 m cut of floral fabric,
and the free Granny’s Flower Garden block directions,
to fuel your creation of a shop hop memory quilt using your own back ground and finishing fabrics.
WHAT A GREAT WAY TO USE YOUR STASH!
Every shop will inspire you with at least one new idea for block assembly,
plus a way to use the rabbit applique/quilting pattern.
(100% of this separate purchase supports the the Red Cross Tsunami Relief fund .)
Be sure to give yourself plenty of visiting and shopping time!
Each shop will have great values and surprising delights just for you.
You may wish to bring address labels to make it easier to register for individual shop draws and contests .
Don’t forget to leave your completed passport at the last shop you visit!
The Grand Prize winner will receive a $25 gift certificate from EACH STORE .
Get your car ready .
Bring your daughters and sons, grandma and neighbors and friends .
We can’t wait to see you smile and enjoy yourself!
$25 General Gift certificate from each shop.
Requires 8 or more store stamps & $100.00 in purchases.
$15 General Gift certificate from each shop.
Requires 5, 6 or 7 store stamps & $70.00 to $100.00 in purchases.
$10 General Gift certificate from each shop.
Requires any amount less than the 2nd Prize requirements.
For the 2011 Vancouver Island Shop Hop, each hopper will receive one stamp for each store visit,
(two stamps if you make it over to Stitches on Saltspring Island),
and one stamp for every $10.00 worth of purchases (before taxes).