Archive for July, 2010

Playdate rag doll and fabric

Monday, July 19th, 2010

rag doll panel

This cute panel which you make into a rag roll has just arrived. The fabric is called Playdate, it is from Patty Young for Michael Miller. I have the rag doll panel, which makes 3 dolls, the paper doll stripe, a floral and a multi coloured stripe.




The fabric is $22 per metre and the rag doll panel is $13.64 each.



New Books

Sunday, July 18th, 2010

Two new books came in this week. Firstly, Get Red Red Ready for Christmas by Natalie Ross. This is Natalie’s first book and is full of projects set out in months to help you plan and complete what you want before Christmas. There are goodie bags, stockings, a tree skirt, table runner and softies to make, plus more. The book is $33 plus postage.

get red red ready for christmas
The second new book this week is Pieces of Me by Janelle Wind. This is Janelle’s first book also. There are 16 projects including stitcheries, bags & cushions and journal covers. I’m looking forward to making several of the buckets as shown on the front cover and a gorgeous ruffled cushion. The book is $33 plus postage.      



My Garden Block 1

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

my garden fabricsbuttons month 1

My Garden Button 1 has arrived and is ready to go. The program is $13.75 per month plus postage for 9 months. Included in this price is a garden themed button, your FREE stitchery pattern and a fabric pack. The fabric pack is 12 fat eighths and a neutral coloured quilters muslin. I have put together 4 different colourways for you to choose from as picuted above. Autumn (left) Summer (top) Spring (centre) Winter (bottom).


Silhouettes fabric

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

Japanese toileRed CirclesThis fantastic red and white japanese range has just arrived. There are 16 fabrics in the range including the toile (pictured above left) and the large circle print. Each of the patterns in the circles is also a fabric in the range. Each pattern comes in red on white background and white on red background.  The banner shows the toile fussy cut and surrounded by some of the prints. Indigo borders help to frame each block. The pattern will be available shortly. That is as soon as I can make the sample and write the instructions.

12 Days of Christmas

Friday, July 2nd, 2010

Less than six months till Christmas in case anyone is counting. Last week I received a new range for Christmas called ‘12 Days of Christmas’ it is from Kate Spain for Moda. I have this panel in stock and some of the coordinates.The fabric is $21 per metre and there is also a free project to download from moda.

12 days panelBaublespoinsettia

The motifs on the top and bottom of the panel are a good size to make into hanging decorations for your christmas tree.