Turquoise

ColourPlay

ColourPlay

Here, we present an interesting alternative use of Jelly Rolls: An abstract geometric „ColourPlay“ design for a triptych wallhanging solely made with precut fabric strips and inspired by the famous Bauhaus artists and architects. 

Do You Remember the Seagreen Quilt?

Seagreen

Quite some time ago we presented the Seagreen project, a quilt designed to showcase several different feather handquilting motifs...

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Fabulous

We love shawls. We have loved them ever since we discovered how feminine, yet practical a light shawl can be: draped over bare shoulders in late summer when an evening breeze brings on some shivers, wound around a neck in early autumn to improve the warmth of light jackets, or just flung over a shoulder to smarten up a simple outfit at the very last minute.

We also love sunprinting. Especially using plastic fake lace table cloths. So we thought that a light fake lace cotton shawl would be just the thing to wind up a very satisfactory sunprinting season. The result is “Fabulous”, although we say it ourselves... (30 August 2011) --- Free until 1 September 2011!---

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Seagreen, or: How to Create a Handquilting Sampler

Seagreen

The idea for this project was born while contemplating the many beautiful quilting stencils we have acquired over the years. We have always considered quilting stencils a fairly inoffensive item on a quilter’s shopping list: Quilting stencils are comparatively inexpensive, very durable and can be used for years and years.

However, very often a shop-bought quilting stencil just doesn’t fit a new quilt’s requirements exactly and “own designs” take centre stage. Of course, being creative is a good thing, but what about all those lovely patterns sitting around quietly waiting to be used... (21 June 2011)

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Summer Baubles

Summer Baubles

Summer is an interesting time of the year. As soon as the sun comes out and temperatures rise, people start smiling again...

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Author: 
Jutta Hufnagel
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