Do you enjoy sewing? Do you like hanging out with like minded people? Yes? Then the Fat Quarterly Sewing Retreat is for you!

We have planned a fun filled weekend of silly games, sewing challenges, tutorial workshops and more! Come and meet the Fat Quarterly team in their entirety (yes we will ALL be there!) and make lots of new friends in the quilting community.

Bring along your WIPs, or start something new! Take part in some of the tutorial workshops or hang with friends! The choice is yours! We can’t wait to meet you all.


Saturday 2 June, 9am to 11pm
Sunday 3 June, 9am to 5pm

Weekend Pass


Price includes tea and coffee and a working lunch on both Saturday and Sunday.
* $155 is equivalent to £100

One Day Pass

Not able to get away for the whole weekend but still want to join in the fun?
You can also purchase a 1 day pass!


Price includes tea and coffee and a working lunch.
* $115 is equivalent to £75


There are many possibilities for accomodation in London! But please be aware that it is the Jubilee Weekend and hotels are likely to get booked up pretty quickly. Baden Powell House is located in South Kensington.

The Meininger Hostel is a partner hostel to Baden Powell House but has VERY limited accomodation for 2-3 June.

Other hostels can be found at

Fat Quarterly has reserved a limited number of rooms at the Grange Strathmore hotel.
A single costs £99 plus VAT (B&B)
A double or twin costs £109 plus VAT (B&B)
(Looking for a room mate? Why not start a thread in our Flickr group!)

Please be sure to mention Fat Quarterly when making your booking.