This week “Always Quilting” received another huge delivery of stock from Milan in Italy. We were eagerly looking forward to seeing our storeroom full of thread again, and the front of store shelves groaning under the weight of lots of lovely thread! As well, we always enjoy seeing the new Kit Art boxes unpacked, as there are so many gorgeous colours to enjoy in the special selections.
Coming up soon is the wholesale quilt market to be held in late November in Melbourne. As Melbourne is our home ground, some of the staff are fortunate enough to attend the weekend market. Usually Jenny goes to the Sydney one by herself, while we are left to ‘man’ the shop in her absence. It is always lovely to catch up with old customers and introduce Aurifil thread to new customers at the Quilt Market.
Of course we like to make the occasion special and put an extra effort into making our booth enticing and creative. We have chosen a new ‘theme’ already and will blog about it in the last week of November. Just to give you a little peek at what we are planning, one of the new Kit Art boxes we unpacked, was appropriate for our theme!
Perhaps you can guess what the theme may be????