Welcome to the Quilting Board!

Already a member? Login above
loginabove
OR
To post questions, help other quilters and reduce advertising (like the one on your left), join our quilting community. It's free!

Page 1 of 2 1 2 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 15

Thread: travel to Nappanee IN

  1. #1
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    North Bay, Ontario
    Posts
    469
    Blog Entries
    3

    travel to Nappanee IN

    going to be in Nappanee, In on July 25,26. Any members there?
    Last edited by QuiltnNan; 07-13-2012 at 03:36 AM.

  2. #2
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Mt. Vernon,IL.
    Posts
    153
    I am going for the first time in August for the craft fair. Any tips you could give me?

  3. #3
    Super Member jillnjo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Indiana
    Posts
    3,633
    I have a tip for both of you! I am familiar with the area and know of a wonderful fabric and quilt shop located close to Nappanee. This shop has lots of quality cottons and great prices! It is well worth checking out. Store hours are 8:30 to 5:30 Mon.-Sat. It is approx. 7-8 miles NE of the city of Nappanee. There is no on-line site as far as I know.

    Calico Point
    24920 CR 40
    Goshen, IN

    Phone 574-862-4065

    This is a beautiful area of IN. Take a drive through the country in Elkart Co. and see gorgeous well kept farms and country life as lots of children and horse and buggies and road side vegetable and fruit stands are there. The drought has taken a toll on the green side of things, I'm sure. Enjoy!!
    jillnjo

  4. #4
    Super Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Greenville, South Carolina
    Posts
    1,552
    Blog Entries
    1
    And don't forget, Nappanee isn't that far from Shipshewana, the best fabric in the nation. Go to Yoders in Shipshewana.

  5. #5
    Super Member jillnjo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Indiana
    Posts
    3,633
    That's right! But not only Yoders, go to Lolly's in the Davis Mercantile Building in Shipshewana! You have about 45 minutes from Nappanee to Shipshe.

    There are no Sunday sales in the town of Shipshewana.
    Last edited by jillnjo; 07-14-2012 at 08:58 AM.
    jillnjo

  6. #6
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    central indiana
    Posts
    624
    Dont forget the basement room under Lollys where the SALE fabric is located. Also try the handmade pretzels next to Lollys. The bulk food store across the street and down from Yoders is pretty amazing also. Check out the hardware store across the aisle from Yoders fabric area for interesting items you wont see many places.

  7. #7
    Member conniejean's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Indianapolis
    Posts
    77
    North off of State Road 9 is:

    Caroline's Cottage Cottons
    195 Weston St.
    Rome City, IN 46784
    (260) 854 - 3900
    www.carolinescottagecottons.com
    Mon, Tues, Thurs, and Fri
    9am -5pm
    Wednesday
    9am - 6pm
    Saturday
    9am - 3pm

  8. #8
    Super Member jillnjo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Indiana
    Posts
    3,633
    Yes, you MUST eat a homemade pretzel if you go to Lolly's!! The mercantile building is a fun shopping adventure altogether. Actually, the whole town is!
    jillnjo

  9. #9
    Senior Member ppquilter's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Wonderful WY
    Posts
    926
    Lots of cool stuff in that neighborhood, haven't been there in a few years. It must be a sister to where I live, as I lived in Goshen County WY which has a town called Yoder. In Goshen, IN check out the "pill box" in the corner of the park. Lots of antique shops around there too.
    Born to Quilt, Forced to work.

  10. #10
    Senior Member quilter41's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    N Indiana
    Posts
    528
    Don't forget Erica's is in South Bend. Northwest of Nappanee.

Page 1 of 2 1 2 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.