Friday, 7 July 2017

Row by Row Road Trip

Ten, plus driver husband, set off on a whirl wind ten hour trip to visit six of the UK stores taking part in the 2017 Row by Row experience.

Stop #1 Quilters Dream, Picket Piece, Hampshire
Our first stop and keen to start shopping!

Lots of unusual goodies
Love this Row by Row scene
Stop #2 Purple Stitches, Basingstoke

A cute little shop where we were made most welcome
Jenny the birthday girl holds their Row by Row
Love this BOM
Stop #3 Lady Sew & Sew, Henley on Thames

Pauline provided a selection of cakes for Jenny's birthday
and Lady Sew & Sew provided the drinks

Wow this store goes on and on..

Stop #4 Village Fabrics, Wallingford, Oxfordshire

Every inch of wall is covered with quilting
Pretty Row by Row design
Beautifully designed quilts
Love love love this Japanese BOM
Stop #5 Fabric HQ, Stoke Manderville

Up Up and away
More fabric and an ice cream shop next door !
Stop #6 Threads & Patches, Milton Keynes

Group photo
Jenny, Me, Dorn, Pauline, Christine,Penny, Ann, Maureen, Judith and Clare

Always a popular store

Last stop but still spending

A HUGE thank you to husband Chris for driving us on this 220 mile trip.

My spend: 4 kits on the back row, two patterns collected
plus a selection of fabrics.
A big thank you to Pauline for the cakes, and Dorn for the raffle. It was a fabulous day out and much enjoyed by everyone.
ps. thanks to the mini bus hire company for such a lovely new air-con vehicle.

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