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Participate in the QTM Blog Hop September 5-9!

Kaffe Fassett

Kaffe Fassett (website)

Dr. Carolyn L. Mazloomi

Dr. Carolyn L. Mazloomi (website)

Mark Lipinski

Mark Lipinski (website)


Mary Fons (website)

Read more about this year’s Quilters Take Manhattan events below.  


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Friday, Sept. 23

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Workshop with Victoria Findlay Wolfe.

Walking Tours

  • Garment District with Paula Nadelstern
  • Garment District with RaNae Merrill
  • Garment District with Diane Rode Schneck.


Museum tours

  • Costume Tour at the Museum at FIT
  • Tour of the American Folk Art Museum
  • Behind the Scenes at the Metropolitan Museum’s Renowned Textile Center
  • Tour of the Whitney Museum


Big Apple Scavenger Hunt

Quilters Take Broadway: BEAUTIFUL – The Carole King Musical

Saturday, Sept. 24

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Quilters Take Manhattan Main Event at FIT with featured speakers Kaffe Fassett (with Brandon Mably) and Dr. Carolyn L. Mazloomi. Mark Lipinski will be interviewed by Marie Bostwick for Quilters’ S.O.S. – Save Our Stories, and Mary Fons will emcee the event. After his lecture, Kaffe will sign copies of his new book, Bold Blooms with co-author Liza Prior Lucy. Shop with vendors, get some great deals in our silent auction and raffle, watch three contenders, Aleeda Crawley, Chris Dodsley, and Mary Fons, vie to win the Heavyweight Quilter of the Worrrrrld in Quilt Match Manhattan.


QTM After Dark Pizza Party at the beautiful loft home and studio of Victoria Findlay Wolfe. Enjoy pizza and beer while you meet and greet some of our presenters and board members. Try your hand at winning a prize by playing the Quilt Alliance’s own quilt games, Mod or Not?! and Match the Patch!

Sunday, Sept. 25

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Sunday with Sponsors lecture/demo event

Museum tours

  • 9/11 Museum Tour
  • Tour of the Brooklyn Museum


hometicket2016withQTMlogocircle500wideCan’t make it to New York this year?
Enjoy the event from your home by purchasing a “Moda Home Ticket.” For $30 Quilt Alliance members/ $35 nonmembers, Home Ticket holders will receive the QTM Goody Bag, packed with samples and treats from all of our sponsors, and a chance to win select door prizes. Home Ticket holders will also receive priority access to online video of our Sunday with Sponsors event (sent via email link 2 weeks after event). Please note: this year’s Home Ticket will not include footage of QTM lectures and interviews due to prohibitive cost.

Home Ticket holders play an important role in supporting the work of the Alliance–thank you!
Please note: Available to shipping addresses in the U.S. and Canada only. Additional postage required for orders in Canada. Click here to purchase a QTM Moda Home Ticket.

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