The Stitch Festival 27th February - 1st March 2020, Business Design Centre, London. I will be on the Quilters Guild stand demonstrating traditional hand stitching.

This was previously called the Knitting and Stitching Show


Festival of Quilts 1st - 4th August 2019 NEC, Birmingham, UK.
Discounted tickets available: Use code HJ19 and receive £2 off standard advance adult/ £1 off advance concessions. Tickets can be booked online at This discount is for advanced bookings only.

The Festival of Quilts is Europe’s leading patchwork and quilting event attracting over 25,000 quilters from all over the world. The show is a celebration of quilting in all its forms, with over 300 exhibitors offering essential supplies, world-class galleries of quilts from leading international makers, 350 workshops, talks and demos plus a magnificent display of over 800 competition quilts.


I am providing Masterclasses and Workshops at the Country Living Spring Fair 2019. Looking forward to meeting lots of enthusiastic stitchers !

Please go to the Country Living website to book tickets.


1st - 3rd February 2019 - Hilary Jane’s Sewing Retreat, Suffolk. A chance to relax and finish projects, visit the nearby village and the patchwork and quilting shop. A weekend project will also be available.