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Saturday, 29 April 2017

Pour l'Amour du Fil - Nantes

On the 20th April, I was in Nantes for the Pour L'Amour du Fil exhibition. It was my first time and I was looking forward to seeing the work of international quilting designers, as well as doing some shopping.
The exhibition did not disappoint. I got to meet the lovely Judy Newman who signed her new book for me.


I had a great time. It truly was an international exhibition - exhibitors, retailers and attendees. If you ever think you would like to go, I'd definitely recommend it. Nantes city was lovely and it made a great weekend break.
What follows are some photos of the work I saw displayed.










Pendle Hill - Di Ford Hall
I'd love to make this


Embroidered Friendship postcards
Haven't got the designer's name




9 comments:

  1. Thank you Mary for sharing the Pour L'Amour du Fil exhibition. How very lovely!

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  2. Wow beautiful Mary, my Mum would have loved to see these

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  3. How lucky you were to see these beautiful creations in person, Mary... Thanks for sharing your photos with us!

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  4. Pendle Hill is gorgeous and what a great idea to send an embroidered postcard

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  5. Oh what a lovely show! How exciting that you got to meet Judy Newman! Thank you for sharing your lovely photos, I felt like I was there!! Pendle Hill is truly a work of art, I hope we get to see pictures of yours when it's finished!

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  6. Merci pour ce beau reportage!

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  7. What a wonderful show! Thank you for sharing the photos.

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  8. Wonderful exhibition. I don't quilt myself but I do enjoy seeing the finished pieces like this.

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  9. These pictures are so great.I love that blue quilt made by Petra Prins.
    Thanks for sharing.

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