Welcome to Annie's Country Quilt Store
My aim is to inspire people through my own love of patchwork, quilting and stitching and to create a shop that is warm, friendly and inviting. Annie's
Country Quilt Store is based in a 100 year old pioneer cottage on the Main South Road in Tinwald, on the outskirts of Ashburton, a small provincial farming town in New Zealand's South Island.
The cottage lends itself well to the country theme and my love of antiques and collectibles which feature in the shop alongside an excellent range of patchwork fabrics, DMC cotton stitcheries, gifts and patterns sourced from all over the world.
I want my customers to feel welcome to browse, comfortable about asking for help or advice and happy with their purchasing decisions. I also want them to come back and bring their friends!
In Our Latest NewsletterLast week I had a most enjoyable couple of days stitching with Motueka quilting ladies as we learned some more about Boro and Sashiko, and combining these techniques to give them your own twist. (“Hello” to Jenny Green who only reads the recipe part of my newsletters!).... Read More
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New BOM for 2021 - Forever More by Pam Buda and Marcus Fabrics -
Price and start date to be confirmed
I am currently working on the sample for a new Block of the Month for next year called “Forever More” by Pam Buda for Marcus Fabrics. This 12 month project is all machine piecing with really good instructions resulting in a gorgeous quilt (80” x 80”). I don’t have a price or a final shipping date yet, but I will only have a limited number of kits, so if you are keen to register your interest let me know.