Events

Visit the Meerkat Shweshwe loft studio in beautiful Elora to purchase shweshwe shoes, shweshwe yardage, fat quarters and kits.
We are within metres of the Elora Gorge, and the region is renowned for beautiful scenic walks or cycle routes. There are also lots of places for meals and drinks in town, all within walking distance from the studio.

 

 

 

 

Open House    Saturday July 22

10am to 4pm
248 Geddes Street Elora ON N0B 1S0 (Entrance on David Street)
Parking at the Elora Arena on David Street, if the two parking bays at the studio are taken.
Open Days every 4 to 6 weeks, except for August.

 

Upcoming Workshops

Dutch Re-Treat
Friday September 22 10am to 3pm
Meet and Stitch day for participants in the #dutchtreatsewalong as shared on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. Visitors are welcome if you would like to learn more about reverse appliqué.
No cost except for lunch provided.
Contact me for inquiries or to RSVP

 

 

Sales Events

Quilts at the Creek             July 29 & 30 2017
Quilt X                        September 15 & 16 2017
Saskatoon Quilt Show      October 27 & 28 2017
York Heritage QG Show  November 10 & 11 2017

 

 

 

 

Trunk Shows

York Heritage QG               September 19, 2017
Brampton QG                     September 28, 2017
Quaker QG                          October 16, 2017
Brant Heritage QG             March 8, 2018
Moraine QG                        April 4, 2018
Etobicoke QG                      April 16, 2018
Currently taking reservations for 2018 and 2019
Contact me for inquiries

Shweshwe shoes

Handcrafted by a self-employed cobbler in South Africa. Uppers made of authentic 3 Cats shweshwe. Inners of lace ups and pumps are chamois leather. All soles are plastic. Each pair comes with a shoe bag made of matching shweshwe.
Currently we have all the styles and colours as shown below.
Contact me for inquiries