As promised, our Christmas special part 2 is here, and with more rainy days on the way it no longer feels too early to be talking about Christmas! Instead it’s time to get excited, planning your me-made gifts and this years Christmas colour scheme.
This weeks edition features fabrics from Makower, Lewis & Irene, Craft Cotton Co and more.
Santa and his reindeer feature in this fun collection in merry and bright colours. Ten prints are available as a Fat Quarter bundle plus additional designs that include a fun 60cm panel (perfect as a quilt centre), a large stocking, an advent calendar and a motifs panel that can be used to make cards, tags or tree decorations. Plus two kits - Christmas Tree Wallhanging and Star Cushion.
Merry Christmas is a modern take on traditional Christmas images in a cool teal and charcoal palette. There are two kits available, the Christmas Tree Wall-hanging and a Star Cushion Kit plus a new style advent calendar to complete the collection. We have a Fat Quarter bundle of 9 fabrics as well as fabric by the metre.
Cute forest characters and a detailed houses print updates this traditional Scandi look for 2019. The collection features stocking, advent and label panels as well as 14 coordinating prints in reds and greys, which also come as fat quarter bundles.
This collection comes with the advent panel, Christmas Tree wall hanging and Star Cushions kits, plus fat quarter bundle.
...and a partridge in a pear tree...the 60cm panel is beautifully illustrated to portray the Twelve Days of Christmas gifts and is complimented by a motif pint, Christmas tree and general coordinates, each with metallic detailing. Nine metallic snowflakes, notes and scroll designs complete this collection.
Nutcracker is a gorgeous five piece collection by Stuart Hillard for Craft Cotton co. which can be purchased by metre and as a fat quarter collection. There are also two panels for making your own advent calendar or Christmas stocking.
Lewis & Irene's first ever glow in the dark Christmas collection.
This magical range includes glow in the dark bunting, stockings and glow in the dark letters. The letters can be stitched onto your stockings or they can be used for other fun crafts all year round. There's a full width glow in the dark panel with lots of things to make for a Christmas elf and the glow in the dark stars make a beautiful coordinate. The Santa scene wow's when you turn off the lights to see the busy elves at work and the reindeer in their stables..
This cute collection comes with five fabrics by the metre and a fat quarter pack.
In the UK, Michaelmas is associated with the beginning of Autumn. It used to be said that harvest had to be completed by Michaelmas. The delicate silver metallic elements give a pretty shimmer on each design like a frosty winters morning. Available by the metre and as a fat quarter pack.
Add some pizzazz to your projects with these silver and gold fabrics from Stof. The sparkle effect is printed on to a 100% cotton base and the fabric is a similar weight to our patchwork fabrics.
If you can’t make a decision on which Christmas fabrics to choose why not try a little bit of everything! These three Christmas-themed 5" charm packs are freshly cut from our current stock and are perfect for small Christmas projects. Choose from Season’s Greeting - traditional colours, many with a metallic overprint, Contemporary Christmas - fun prints with a more modern colour palette and Scandi Christmas - the ever popular Scandinavian inspired prints from Makower.
This is a great way to start your machine quilting journey. This "quilt class in a bag" contains all the templates you need to create the block designs featured in the quilt. A project guide is included plus a DVD in which Leonie West explains how to stitch out the designs and construct the quilt in sections. The sample quilt above measures 87" x 78".
If you are a subscriber to Today's Quilter magazine then you will have seen the fabulous Grand Orangery quilt designed by Sally Ablett using fabrics the Summer House Collection from Liberty London Fabrics. We have put together a pack that includes all the fabrics for the quilt top and binding, priced £114.95. please note that the instructions are not included, you will need a copy of issue 53 for these. Click here to see the pack and Liberty collection
Wool Felt pressing mats from Gypsy Quilter are now available in three new sizes. Press any pieced or embroidered block with ease. The density of this high-quality 100% felted wool mat absorbs seams and stitches, effectively pressing both sides at once.