It is no secret that we’re in love with Liberty’s Art Noveau-inspired prints, especially after we featured Sally Ablett’s Hesketh House quilt in issue 47. Here we chat to Mary-Ann Dunkley, Head of Design at Liberty Fabrics, to find what went into the creation of Liberty’s newest collection.
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As the seasons change, we’re feeling a boost in our quilt making productivity levels! As the nights get darker and chillier, the lure of staying inside in the warm to enjoy a cosy quilt making session is getting stronger! So we’re delighted to discover the latest Penny Rose fabric collection is bringing a blend of sunny shades and tonal warmth to our… Continue reading
When it comes to our fabric stash, we love to have prints and palettes for every occasion: rich hues, brighter shades and some cute prints stashed away for when we get to sew something special to welcome new arrivals…. So we’re loving the new Bunnies & Cream fabric collection from EQS. It feeds our love of… Continue reading
“A lush, rampant paradise where nature and its creatures are left to themselves – that’s how I want my garden to be. My thoughts often stray in that direction and unique summer creations are inspired by my garden dreams.” This quote from Gudrun Sjödén has got us thinking about how nature motifs (and flowers especially) play such… Continue reading
When it comes to thinking up our colour palettes, we’re always on the hunt for ideas from the world around us. This month we’re brightening up our quilt tops with a splash of folk-style colour! We’re filling our February projects with embroidered details, appliqué motifs and bold prints after falling in love with design house Gudrun Sjoden. Specialising… Continue reading