Pour l´Amour du Fil

27. April 2011 (All day) - 30. April 2011 (All day)
Nantes, France
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This is the 3rd edition of the beautiful Show Pour l’Amour du Fil (For the Love of Thread Show).

Come to admire the work of talented artists displayed in different “houses”, all furnished and decorated in accordance with the quilts.

More than 20 artists and designers will be invited and among the famous ones: Yoko Saito and Shizuko Kuroha from Japan,  Becky Goldsmith and Linda Jenkins  from  Piece O' Cake Designs, Jan Patek , Bonnie Sullivan of All Through the Night from the United States, Pascal Jaouen a famous French embroiderer and many more will come!

The best of the wonderful world of Quilting, Embroidery, Sewing, Crochet, Knitting, Ribbon Embroidery, Sewing and textile art will be there with plenty of things for everyone to see!

More than 1000 Square meters of exhibits, 2500 square meters of shopping space where we will welcome 110 vendors carefully chosen for the diversity and quality of their goods.

Enjoy the nice and sharing mood in the air with all these ladies sitting around tables and demonstrating, talking with the public about their passion!

Of course a whole range of workshops and classes will be proposed to discover new techniques.



La Cité

5 rue de Valmy

44000 Nantes



Website also available in French:


Entrance Fee: 

Day admission: 9.50 EUR

Discounts for groups and students. See website.

4 day pass: 18 EUR

Opening Hours: 

Wednesday to Friday: 10 am to 7 pm

Saturday: 10 am to 6 pm

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