Category Archives: fabric

Just in time for Valentine’s Day

We've just posted a sweet wall hanging pattern in our new Kit Builder tool. It's perfect for Valentine's Day or year-round. You can leave it in the rich country colors of our Canterbury collection, or have fun playing with your own fabric choices. I can see it working really well in the soft palette of the Sweet Remembrance collection...

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Contest Closed – Emily Cier Interview and a Giveaway!

This contest is now closed.  Thank you to everyone who participated!  To read about who won, click here. Every catalog cycle, we all gather around the new books and see if there are any that we want to review. Often times, since many people can love the same book, friendly fighting ensues. Once everyone has picked (or won the arm wrestling contest) we all settle down and write our reviews. I chose Quilt Remix by Emily Cier and C&T Publishing is sponsoring a blog tour for her new book. I absolutely love her twist on traditional quilt patterns. These are some of my favorite projects... Pinwheel

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Fabric Pricing

In several weeks, your Winter Catalog should be arriving in the mail.  In it, you may notice slightly higher fabric prices. We work really hard to keep our prices consistently low, but over the last few months we've seen dramatic price increases from our suppliers due to high cotton prices. (You can read more about the surge in cotton prices here). Because we don't operate on big margins, we had no choice but to make the difficult decision to raise prices.

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Dec La Table Contest – The Winner!

Deb is off on Fridays, so I get the pleasure of announcing the winner of her contest post. Congratulations to Linda of Santa Maria, CA who won our sewn Dec La Table Runner sample! Linda, we'll get your prize out right away. I loved reading through all of your comments about what you would like to see for batik kits--it will help me choose them in the future!

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