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2021 Nashville Needlework Market

Friday, March 5 - Sunday, March 7, 2021

Sorry, this is NOT a consumer show. It is only ONLY open to wholesale buyers. But you won't miss out entirely since this is where your favorite store goes to find the newest and best needlework products. Click here to see a list of LNS that are attending.


Below is information on last year's show. Registration for the 2021 show will not start until this summer.


Last year's Buyers

Last year's Exhibitors

Last year's Floor Layout


Last year's 2020 Class Registration Visit the Classes Page for more information.

2020 Show Schedule

Thursday, March 5, 2020
Check-in and exhibitor setup. Hotel check in is 4 pm.

Friday, March 6, 2020
Registration 10 am - 8 pm
Classes (schedule to be announced later)
Early Bird Shopping 6 pm - 9 pm

Saturday, March7, 2020
Registration 9 am - 6 pm
Show Rooms open 9 am - 6 pm
Package Storage Available 9 am - 6 pm

Sunday, March 8, 2020
Registration 9 am - 4 pm
Show Rooms open 9 am - 4 pm
Package Storage Available 9 am - 5 pm


Buyer Registration

Registration for the 2021 show will start this summer. There is no charge to attend the show as a Buyer if you Register before February 2021! There will be a $50 charge per store to register at the show. You do NOT need to be a TNNA member to attend this show.

Pre-registered Buyers are eligible for special promotional emails and a FREE store listing on the Nashville Market website!


Hotel Reservation

Registration for the 2021 show will start this summer.

The Nashville Needlework Market is at the Embassy Suites in Franklin, TN (the same hotel as last year's Nashville Market).





2021 Nashville Needlework Market 'Happiness Is Homemade' Cookbook

Each Exhibitor and Store Owner will receive a FREE copy of the 2021 Nashville Needlework Market cookbook exclusively at Market. A limited number of cookbooks will be available to purchase at wholesale (suggested retail $8.00, 64 pages, 4oz.).  

Exhibitors and Retailers planning to attend 2021 Nashville Needlework Market, click here to submit your recipes.

Which recipes should you send? Stitchers love to read about the food you make for your family and friends. Email accompanying photos and/or a small chart to info@NeedleworkRetailer.com or upload to our website.  Please send a photo (no larger than 4" x 3") that is relevant to your recipe. For example, a photo of the finished dish or you with your Grandmother who passed down the recipe. A small free chart would also be fun! Only high resolution .pdf, .png, jpg files will be accepted.




Request a Wholesaler Suite

Exhibitor registration will occur in steps. Currently all exhibitor rooms for 2020 are full. Exhibitors in last year's show will first have an opportunity to reserve their same room.

Needlework Retailer,117 Alexander Avenue, Ames, Iowa 50010. Phone: 800-561-5380 or 515-232-6507. Fax 515-232-0789. email info@needleworkretailer.com

For advertising information call Megan Chriswisser at 1-800-561-5380.

The Needlework Retailer is the only trade magazine devoted entirely to the counted cross stitch, needlepoint, and the needlework industry. Published by Yarn Tree 6 times a year and distributed free to retail stores in the US that sell needlework. Print subscriptions are available to others related to the industry in the United States for $14 for 6 issues; in Canada for $20 for 6 issues; other countries $43 for 6 issues. Online subscriptions are free. Sorry, subscriptions are not available to consumers.

If you are a retail needlework store and are not receiving the Needlework Retailer please use our Manage Subscription page or call us at 800-561-5380 to subscribe.