Local Quilt Shop Rules and Sponsors

Why Support Local Quilt Shops?

ByAnnie.com is dedicated to local quilt shops and the diverse cultures they provide to the sewing community.

As well as supporting creativity, by opting to shop local you are helping to enrich your local economy.

Ready to vote? Vote for your favorite shop here.

Are you a store?  Verify your store here and find promotional materials here.

Have you already voted? Promote the contest with an "I Voted" image to share on social media! 

Prizes

Grand Prize

  • A FREE ByAnnie Trunk Show to display in your store. (Retail value around $800 US)
  • FreeSpirit Fabrics will donate up to $400 store credit. Must be claimed within 90 days.
  • SCHMETZ and Grabbit Tools will donate the following: 5 boxes SCHMETZ Chrome Professional Grade Needles, 4 boxes SUPER NonStick Needles, a Grabbit BobbinSaver2, the new Jumbo BobbinSaver2, and a complete SCHMETZ promo/eductaional pack. (Retail value about $600 US)


4 Runner-up Prizes

  • A FREE ByAnnie Trunk Show to display in your store. (Retail value around $800 US)
  • FreeSpirit Fabrics will donate up to $100 store credit. Must be claimed within 90 days.
  • SCHMETZ and Grabbit Tools will donate the following: 1 box SCHMETZ Chrome Professional Grade Needles, 1 box Super Nonstick Needles, a Grabbit BobbinSaver2, the new Jumbo BobbinSaver2, and a complete SCHMETZ promo/educational pack. (Retail value about $150 US)

Contest Rules

  • Each vote must include valid store information, a comment about that store and the voter's email address. Only one vote will be accepted per voter and email addresses may be validated.
  • The winning store will be chosen via a combination of best comments and number of votes, so please don't hold back on the stories about your store.
  • The winning store will then have an option to work with ByAnnie.com to host a trunk show of up to 10 models at their shop for 30 days. ByAnnie.com will pay for shipping both ways and not require the store to purchase product with the trunk show. The store will be responsible for ensuring the trunk show is cared for and returned in a responsible manner.

FreeSpirit Fabrics

FreeSpirit speaks to a community of quilters and sewers who look to the brand and family of designers for inspiration.

The brand speaks of creativity and vivacious fun for home décor, quilting, crafting and more.

FreeSpirit brings together a global portfolio of leading designers. The fabrics are as diverse and expressive as the artists themselves – perfect for those seeking out inspiration.

See FreeSpirit Fabric Collections for yourself here.

SCHMETZ and Grabbit Tools

SCHMETZ and Grabbit Sewing Tools are sewing room essentials. When partnered with ByAnnie projects, success is created in every stitch when using premium SCHMETZ Chrome Professional Grade needles and SCHMETZ Super NonStick needles.

When your project is done, store your bobbins in the Grabbit BobbinSaver2 or the new Jumbo BobbinSaver.2

Learn more about SCHMETZ and Grabbit Tools here.