Charlotte Convention Center, 501 S College Street, Charlotte, NC


Beautiful Exhibitions

Along with the gorgeous contest quilts, you’ll see the Modern Quilt Challenge, SAQA Masters II Exhibit; Stitch Like an Egyptian; New Quilts from an Old Favorite: Carolina Lily from The National Quilt Museum; the Pilgrim/Roy Challenge 2015; and Quilted in Honor celebrity quilts!

Incredible Scope

Hundreds of quilters from around the world will vie for prizes at Charlotte. Internationally known quilters and authors like Hollis Chatelain, Wendy Butler Berns, and Cynthia England will be on hand in workshop and lecture settings. Visitors will be attending from all over the world map!

Quilting Goodies

Vendors from across America will take part in a huge merchant mall. They can’t wait to display and demonstrate their products. See the newest in quilting merchandise, including fabrics, books, patterns, and notions— and save plenty of room in your bag to take some home!

Click on the tabs below to see what Charlotte holds in-store for you….

  • About Charlotte

    About Charlotte

    Located in the heart of the Southeast, Charlotte lies within the southern Piedmont of North Carolina, along the state’s border with South Carolina. Charlotte is the largest and most accessible city between Washington, D.C., and Dallas, Texas. Due to its mid-Atlantic location, getting to Charlotte is easy from anywhere in the country or the world, hence its nickname, “the International Gateway to the South.”


    Show Info

    No Solicitation

    Solicitation or distribution of any literature or other materials is not allowed in the Charlotte Convention Center or on its grounds.

    No Smoking Policy

    No smoking in exhibit hall, vendor areas, and hallways in the Charlotte Convention Center.


  • Charlotte Lodging

    Lodging in Charlotte, NC 2014

    Special reduced rates have been negotiated at these hotels for AQS QuiltWeek® – Charlotte, NC 2014. Contact the hotel of your choice directly by phone, or book online by clicking “BOOK NOW!”


    Charlotte Marriott City Center

    100 West Trade Street
    Charlotte, NC 28202
    Five blocks to Charlotte Convention Center – ride the Orange Line Gold Rush Shuttle

    Free shuttle service within surrounding area
    All guest rooms and public spaces are 100% non-smoking.
    Restaurant: Float, serving breakfast, lunch, dinner
    Free Internet in lobby; .95 per day in rooms

    Click “Book Now” to buy online.

    Book Now!

    Or, call (800) 228-9290 and ask for the AQS QuiltWeek room block.

    Hilton Charlotte Center City
    Sheraton Charlotte Hotel (formerly The Blake Hotel)
    The Westin City Center
    Holiday Inn Charlotte Center City
    Fairfield Inn & Suites Charlotte Uptown
  • Charlotte Admission

    Order Tickets in advance and save!

    Buy tickets online at least 30 days before Charlotte QuiltWeek and save 10%.
    Click Here to see all pricing options

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Charlotte Vendors 2014

Booth Name
Booth Number
A P L I Q U I C K ® ™
A Very Special
A1 Quilting Machines532/
APQS - Longarm Quilting Machines915/917/1014/
Baby Lock USA516/518/520/
Batiks Etcetera & Sew What Fabrics923/925/
BERNINA of America909/911/1008/
Bloc Loc
Block Party Studios402/
Brother/Lee's Creative Sewing and Vacuums503/505/602/
Bungalow Quilting and
Carried Away Designs in
Charlotte Sewing Center / Pfaff417/
Cheryl Ann's Design
Classic Metal
Click it Hot
Color By
Creations SewClever / Creative Grids718/
Custom Quilting Cabinets504/
Custom Quilts Unlimited618/620/
Cynthia England Design309/
Deb Karasik1018/
Deb Strain/Saltbox722
Deb Tucker's Studio 180 Design819/
Dianne Springer
Early May
Elaine's Attic509/
Fabric Café
Fabric Krazy Quilt
Fabric Quilt Scissors304/306/
Fennell Artworks827
Figure Flattering
Freedom Star United533/
Friends &
Gammill Quilting Systems809/811/908/
Gold Star Stitchery
H&W Fabric Company217/219/
Hancy/Full Line Stencil Co.303/
Handi Quilter, Inc.603/605/702/
Hannah's Quilts & Crafts421/
Happy Memories
Heritage Quilt
Hmong Pandau
Hobbs Bonded Fibers301/
Horn of America1118/
Iowa Star
Janome America609/611/708/
Juki America201/300/
Ladybug Batiks323/325
Laga Handbags and
Lollipops Designer
Magnificent Quilting
Marilee's Numbered Pins,
Martelli Enterprises331/430/
Mary Jo's Cloth
Material Girl434/
My Garage
Nine Patch Fabrics1019/
Nolting Longarm222/
p.s. Goin' Sewin'822/
Pennywinkle Quilting Machines215/
PlainJane Threads223/
Primitive Gatherings615/617/714/
Primitive Originals Kumihimo519/
Prize Possessions200
Prodigy Machine
QBee Quilts,
Quick Qut Quilts422
Quilt Kits &
Quilted In
Quilting Connection330/332
Quiltmakers Workshop209/211
Quilts from Mulberry
Rocking Chair
Roll N Ruler / Steam Cleaner1122/
Sew Many
Sew Very
Soft Scrap® and more LLC315/
Splinters &
Strawberry Patch Fabric and
Superior Threads606/608/
Swatch Men232/234/236
Tennessee Quilts405/
The Bell
The Creative
The Cutting Edge LLC723/
The Designer's
The Fabric Cobbler918/
The Good Life1017
The Little Red Hen724/
The Pattern Hutch233/
The Quilted Heart919/921
The Quilting Squares815/
The Sewing Studio Inc.1022/1024/
Thimbles by TJ
Things Past & Present624/626www.thingspast&
TinLizzie 18415/
TQM Products621
TSC Designs630/
Tutto Luggage / Mascot Metropolitan,
We're Sew
YLI Corporation914/
York County Quilters
The Merchant Mall is open all regular show hours.
Wednesday through Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm