Invitation – The Unique Show for Textile Crafts in Paris

Another mail in my in box announcing an event for quilters, I’m pleased to forward:

The Aiguille en Fête 2012

February, 9th – 12th

Paris, Grande Halle de la Villette

Take advantage of our special group price. Get your ticket for 9€ instead of 12€ by following this link :

Dear Madam, Dear Sir,

As every year, find out in exclusivity the program of our activities on the show.

The greatest international textile schools at the centre of the stage !

Students from France, United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, Sweden, Austria and their teachers will exhibit their works.

The fair will also receive prestigious French school such as Duperré School and Universities from abroad like the Manchester University and the famous Royal School of Needlework, both flowers of the British textile teaching! Some of those schools will propose Masterclasses and will take part in “L’Université du Fil de l’Aiguille en Fête”.

“Men only” exhibition

This exhibition will let you discover that needlework is not only women privilege. Four British embroidery artists will present their works showing that men can also be excellent in that fine art.

The Sewing Bar

The Sewing Bar was a big hit on the last fair’s issue and will also be a part of the 2012 edition. Whatever your level, you will have the opportunity to sew your own shopping bag, for free, essential for your purchase on the fair.

L’Aiguille en Fête workshops sponsored by Pfaff and Husqvarna

During 4 days, you will have the opportunity to participate in workshops given by 15 teachers coming from all over the world. They will teach you their techniques and savoir-faire! Whatever your level is, you will find what you want! Have a look at our workshops planning enclosed or on our websites and  register now

Registration starts on the 16th of December, under “rubrique ateliers” on the following link You can also purchase your group entrance tickets to the show (cf. registration form enclosed).

If you need any further information, please, do not hesitate to contact us at the following e-mail address We will be very glad, my team and myself, to help you !


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