Quilts as Window Dressing

Knoxville hosts the American Quilter's Society (AQS) International Quilt Expo July 22-25, but 19 area retailers and non-profits put out a welcome July 1, as contestants in the AQS window dressing contest. Winners will be announced July 21, but you can choose your own any time at these addresses:


  • Knoxville Botanical Garden—2743 Wimpole Ave.
  • Knoxville Center Mall—3001 Knoxville Center Dr.
  • Ramsey House—2614 Thorn Grove Pike


  • Abode—15 Market Square
  • Art Market Gallery—422 S. Gay St.
  • Bliss Home + Art—24 Market Square
  • Blount Mansion—200 W. Hill Ave.
  • Emporium Center—100 S. Gay St.
  • Flower Pot—700 Gay St.
  • James White Fort—205 E. Hill Ave.
  • Knoxville Visitor Center—301 S. Gay St.
  • Mast General Store—402 S. Gay St.
  • Reruns—2 Market Square
  • Women's Basketball Hall of Fame—700 Hall of Fame Dr.


  • Emery's 5 & 10—4014 Chapman Hwy.
  • Shoney's—2612 Chapman Hwy.


  • Knoxville Smoky Mountain Quilt Emporium—8843 Kingston Pike, Ste. 101
  • Mammaw's Thimble—4028 Papermill Dr., #16
  • Shoney's—4410 Western Ave.