is a very popular craft in Canada, and most of the small and large
communities and cities across the country have active quilting groups
and organizations. There are also several big quilting shows and
events throughout the year, any organized by the Canadian Quilters
Association/Association Canadienne de la Courtepointe.
many of these handmade and customized quilts are kept by the crafters
or given away as treasured gifts, there are also a large number of
people who make quilts for sale. These quilts can be sold online, at
local community events and farmer’s markets as well as in
pre-Christmas craft shows and fairs.
simple way to ensure you are buying homemade quilts and not mass
produced quilts is to simply talk to the seller. At craft shows and
fairs as well as in-person types of sales, this is a relatively easy
process. Online quilting stores like Runaway Quilting also offer
beautiful quilts made by talented artisans.
quilts for sale by crafters in Canada are pre-made, and buyers simply
choose the one they like. There is also the option to work with the
quilter to create one of a kind, highly personalized custom quilt.
is a very popular option for personalizing a gift as a baby shower
present, as a wedding gift or for any type of special event. These
customized quilts can feature specific patterns, fabrics, design
elements or even themes.
cost of custom quilts is more than the pre-made quilts, but they are
truly a unique item. They also can to perfectly match room décor, to
capture the interests of a person, and to provide a gift that is
going to be kept and treasured forever.