Creative Grids from over the Pond

Pam and Nicky Lintott are coming to Quilt Market and Festival!  Not only are they coming – they are having a booth at both events.  They will be demonstrating how to use Creative Grids to create these striking quilts.  Stop by for a visit.

Northern Lights

This charming quilt reminds me of a variation of a Storm at Sea.  The fabrics highlight the design beautifully.

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Item #QRP1503  Retail $10.00

Barn Dance

I love how this quilt gives the illusion of curves by sewing straight pieces – and the border is charming!

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Item #QR1501  Retail $10.00

These quilts features the Two Peaks in One Creative Grids ruler (Item #CGR2P1) and can be cut from 10″ squares.

Hens and Hearts

This charming pieced quilt combines two of quilter’s all time favorite designs.  These quirky chicks have tons of personality.

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Item #QRP1502  Retail $10.00

Manor House

This quilt was written as a traditional pattern but could easily be taught as a 12 month block of the month program.

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Item #QR1506  Retail $20.00

Both of these quilts are created with the 45/90 Multi-Size Triangle (Item #CGRMS4590).

Tea for Two

This quilt puts a novel spin on the traditional hexie quilt – all created with Creative Grids most popular triangle – the 60 degree (Item #CGRT60).

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Item #QR1504  Retail $10.00

Cottage to Castle

This heirloom quality quilt was once again written as a stand alone pattern but could easily be adapted into a six month block of the month program – perfect for those snowbirds!

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Item #QR1505  Retail $20.00

This quilt features both the Creative Grids Multi-Size 45/90 ruler (Item #CGRMS4590) AND the Flying Geese ruler (Item #CGRMSFG4590).

These patterns are due to arrive in our warehouse next week so order now for your after Quilt Market events!

New Books Hit the Top 20 – Part Two

The cream has risen to the top.  These are books that have now consistently appeared in the top 20 since their releases.  These top sellers should be in your shop as well.

Barbara Brackman is first and foremost an historian.  Her expertise is world renowned so I am thrilled that she came out with this Civil War Sampler book.  It is one of those books that belongs on everyone’s book shelf.  There are 50 archival blocks that can be created in two different sizes.  The stories and photography are a spectacular bonus!

Item #10874  Retail $29.95

Lynette Jensen has released a Block Party book that features twelve months worth of projects and recipes.  There is a reason that her works are considered classics!  Classic quilts from a classy lady!

Item #BK440  Retail $ 29.95

Jo Morton has a huge following and this book is a must have for everyone of them!  She shares 10 pieced and applique projects in her very recognizable style.

Item #PHBK22  Retail $25.00

Cheryl Phillips has released the 20th anniversary edition of her book – Quilts Without Corners.  I can’t believe that it has been 20 years since Cheryl changed the shape of quilting!  This book includes the 10 degree mini template as well as the extension.  There are two new patterns as well.  Cheryl knows how to celebrate a milestone in style!!!

Item #QWCPLAT01  Retail $22.98

Two of our favorite Brits – Pam and Nicky Lintott have released their latest jelly roll book that pays homage to antique quilts.  I just heard this week that they will have a booth at Spring Market in Portland!  Stop by and meet them – you will be glad you did!

Item #V7941  Retail $24.99

Who could resist????