Tuesday 24 April 2012

October Skies Fabrics by Verna Mosquera

Verna Mosquera's October Skies fabrics feature a fresh color scheme derived from such things as Cinderella pumpkins, pepper berries, fallen leaves, acorns, butternut squash, dried wisteria, rose blooms and California sunsets. The vintage floral prints are brought to life when combined in this very unique color scheme.

October Skies fabrics by Verna Mosquera

Monday 23 April 2012

Moda Fabrics

We have a number of new Moda Fabric ranges in with a wide variety of styles. Rouenneries Deux is by French General and follows on from the popular Rouenneries range. There are ten fabrics by the metre as well as a fat quarter pack charm pack, layer cake and jelly roll.

Moda Fabrics

A Walk in the Woods is by Aneela Hoey and features Little Red Riding Hood and her sweet little crafty fox friend and discover enchanting little mushrooms and singing blue birds along the way. This charming collection with a sweet storybook feel in candy colors is perfect to put a little spring into sewing projects!

A Walk in the Woods Fabrics from Moda

Hello Luscious by Basic Grey is decadently delightful, completely divine line of brilliantly bright, temptingly cute fabric designs. Stylishly provocative. Charming and disarming. Nothing but yum.

We also have a constantly changing number of Moda pre-cut packs Jelly Rolls, Layer Cakes and Charm Packs. Or we have some basic Moda ranges of Moda Marbles, Modascapes and Moda Grunge

Tuesday 17 April 2012

Lesley Riley's TAP Transfer Artist Paper

Transfer Artist Paper or TAP from C&T Publications is a fantastic media for transfering your images onto virtually any surface. Transfer your imagination into art with TAP, a premium-quality transfer paper that allows you to transfer images to virtually any surface with the heat of an iron. Have more fun with fabric, paper, wood, glass, metal, and more!

Lesley Riley's Transfer Artist Paper

Inkjet print, paint, stamp, or draw images on to TAP

5 Iron-on Image Transfer Sheets • 8.5" x 11"

Iron on to your surface
Transferred images are crisp and colorfast
Washable and crack-resistant on fabric
Overlap transferred images for a layered or collaged look
Silicone Release Paper sample sheet included
Complete instructions inside the package.

For greater detail on the type of fantastic project that  you can create then look at
Create with Transfer Artist Paper by Lesley Riley (ref 4896). Lesley is one of the inventors of TAP and is an unparalleled expert on how to use it for maximum creative effect. She'll teach you how to create unique fabric images from photographs that stay vibrant and colorfast, even after washing. You can use her photo transfer methods to quickly create your own masterpieces, using just your inkjet printer and basic art supplies.

Create with Transfer Artist Paper

Hoffman Bali Pops

Hoffman Bali Pops contain 40 lovely Hoffman Batik prints cut to 2 1/22 strips. So they are are similar in format to Moda's Jelly Rolls. We have six new Bali Pops to choose from Cherry, Blueberry, Water Melon, Key Lime, Plum Pudding and Coconut.

Hoffman Bali Pops: Batik Fabrics

Ultimate Quilt Pounce for marking your quilting designs

Mark up your quilting lines in no time at all with the Ultimate Quilt Pounce Set.

Quilt pounce with the The Ultimate Pounce Powder.

Swipe on Powder, iron off

Stays put - no more bouncing

Extremely fast & accurate

Use for machine or hand quilting

Safe for fabrics (though always test)

Ultimate Quilt Pounce Set for Quilting

Once filled (full instructons included) simply position your stencil where you want it and wipe the Ultimate Pounce over the top of the stencil. Sew then remove marked lines with heated iron or damp cloth.

Comes with 2oz of Pounce Powder enough to fill your Quilt Pounce about 4 times and allow you to mark a couple of large quilts of an average amount of quilting and probably more.

Thursday 12 April 2012

Amy Butler Lark Fabric Quilt Kit

Amy Butler Lark Quilt Kit
K5635 Amy Butler Skylark Scarppy Quilt Kit
Create a buzz with this vibrant lap quilt made using Amy Butler’s Lark collection, K5635. This colourful quilt uses large hexagons to showcase Amy’s big and bold designs. Each large hexagon is bordered by two of three smaller designs that are arranged to create an interlocking weave effect.

Amy Butler Lark Fabrics

Finished quilt measures approximately 106cm x 157cm (41-3/4" x 61-3/4")

Our kit contains sufficient fabric to complete the quilt top and binding as follows:

Two Lark Patchwork Palettes (ref PP5536). Each pack contains a selection of 20 different designs from the Lark collection cut to 10" squares.

2.3m of additional fabrics for the hexagon borders, the Gypsy top and bottom border and the binding.

Instructions and templates to complete the quilt.

Backing is not included
Close up of the Amy Butler Lark Quilt Kit

Tuesday 3 April 2012

TrueCut My Comfort Rotary Cutters from Grace

We are now stocking tht TrueCut My Comfort Rotary Cutter range. These unique rotary cutters from the Grace Frame Company feature a locking guide system with the TrueCut range of patchwork & quilting rulers giving you a much safer environment for your rotary cutting. The My Comfort TrueCut rotary cutters are available in 28mm, 45mm and 60mm sizes. There are four TrueCut patchwork rulers to choose from.

TrueCut My comfort Cutter Rotary Cutter

The TrueCut My Comfort Cutter ergonomic rotary cutter has a unique handle design that aligns your wrist naturally, placing all cutting power directly over the blade and eliminating stress in the wrist and arm. The My Comfort Cutter uses the TrueCut track and guide system, which works with all TrueCut rulers to keep all of your cuts straight every time. This guide is also removable so the cutter can be used normally with any ruler without the benefit of the track and guide system. With the My Comfort Cutter, you can customize your rotary cutter's handle with your own designs, photos or fabric!

We have a combined My Comfort Cutter, TrueCut ruler and Omnimat set which offers great savingson the individual items.

 You can see a video of the TrueCut Rotary Cutters and Rulers in use below.