Sunday, 3 December 2017

JUST IN: William Morris 2017

William Morris 2017. A new collection inspired by the archives of the Victoria and Albert museum exclusively for Moda fabrics. The prints are from wallpaper and textile designs by William Morris (1834-1896).

2 new Beth Studley patterns

Beth Studley, has just released 2 new patterns that are sure to brighten up the winter months. Her Sunburst Purse and Rainbow Basket patterns are both easy to follow with lots of colour photos and detailed instructions.

Monday, 6 November 2017

Lewis & Irene Chieveley

Lewis & Irene Chieveley. Inspired by the opulence of a grand country house, this sumptuous collection has metallic elements in copper and gold.

Moda Quill by 3 Sisters

Moda Quill by 3 Sisters. Mixing a contemporary colour palette with pages taken from old books and vintage floral prints, Quill reflects the unique style of the designers, 3 Sisters. Shades of pink and green accent greys, aqua and mauve to create a collection that is sophisticated and eclectic.

Makower Crystal Farm

Makower Crystal Farm by Laundry Basket quilts. Edyta Sitar’s latest collection for Andover Fabrics. Inspired by a charming farm that is set among the rolling bluegrass hills in Michigan. The wonderful variety of traditional large florals and small ditsies in soothing greens, sweetheart pinks and chestnut browns are designed for quilters of all skill levels to enjoy.


Dashwood Studios Harvestwood

Dashwood Studios Harvestwood by Wendy Kendall. The collection features beautifully drawn woodland flora and fauna in rich autumn colours.

JUST IN: Moda Compassion

Moda Compassion. Compassion is the latest in the series of ‘Collections for a Cause’ by Moda founder Howard Marcus Dunn. Dainty floral prints are coloured in shades of ivory, red, pink, blue and brown to create a classic reproduction collection.

JUST IN: Moda Big Sky

Moda Big Sky. Annie Brady’s first collection for Moda fabrics is a journey into the Montana wild. Out past the urban cityscape, the sky opens up and seems to go on for ever. There are mountains and forests, deep valleys and rivers, a place where animals and nature reign. This is Big Sky country.

Sunday, 5 November 2017

Saturday, 7 October 2017

JUST IN: Lewis & Irene The Hedgerow

Lewis & Irene The Hedgerow. A typical feature of the British countryside and a home for so many species of birds. Berries, flowers and birds all feature in our new collection and the delicate bindweed which we will always call a ‘Granny pop out of bed’…. ‘The Hedgerow’

JUST IN: Northcott Jungle Friends

Northcott Jungle Friends. A bright and cheerful jungle animal themed collection perfect for children’s quilts and nursery accessories. It features a height chart panel, animal prints and co-ordinating leaves, dots and stripes.

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Makower Into the Woods

Makower Into the Woods. This collection features hares, deer and swallows frolicking through the rolling hills and woodland. In a calm and serene palette of soft blues and greys, with highlights of green, this collection is perfect for quilts or projects for the home.

Makower Doodle Days

Makower Doodle Days. Doodle Days is a cute collection of woodland friends in soft neutral hues perfect for the nursery. The panel can be used whole or cut up as required

Friday, 22 September 2017

JUST IN: Northcott Reptile Ruckus by Linda Ludovico

Reptile Ruckus. A new collection by Linda Ludovico for Northcott fabrics. Reptile Ruckus is just what you need if you want to make fun and cheerful quilts and accessories for children. They'll love all the colourful frogs, lizards, alligators, and turtles in bright primary colours.

JUST IN: Bubble Pods

Bubble Pods. A follow-up to the hugely popular Storage Pods, these make great storage for your craft room, bedroom or bathroom. They are designed to just sit on a flat surface with no need to hang them up. The neat finger loop makes moving them round easy. They are simple to make using our pattern and each one can be made from just two fat quarters. They work great as a set of three or more and would make someone a lovely present. The pattern is fully illustrated with step by step photos of all the stages.

Finished size approximately 5" x 5"

Skill Level: Beginner / Medium

JUST IN : Cassini Quit Pattern

Cassini Quit Pattern. This beautiful quilt is unusual with its round design. It is foundation paper pieced throughout and features a simple spiral quilting design. It is a scrap quilt but could also be made with specially chosen fabrics. It is one for the more confident quilter due to the curved seams involved, but for anyone who is familiar with foundation piecing already, this would make a great project to try with our pattern.

Finished size 46" diameter. The pattern can be adapted to a smaller size to make a cushion.

JUST IN: Makower Modern Retro

Makower Modern Retro. This 1950's inspired collection of flowers and leaves from Makower UK has been updated by a modern colour palette. Complimented by Linea this stylish collection will look great in quilts, bags and little girls’ dresses or accessories.

JUST IN: Moda Shibori II by Debbie Maddy

Moda Shibori II by Debbie Maddy. This collection celebrates the unique shades of indigo. Rooted in the ancient designs of Japan and Japanese Shibori artists, yet contemporary and modern, these fabrics are perfect for all styles of quilt. The varied patterns and textures look great just mixed with white for stand-out quilts.

JUST IN: Dashwood Studios Serengeti

Dashwood Studios Serengeti by Elena Essex. Full of the excitement of the Serengeti, this collection features big cats and African florals in rich and vibrant colours. These designs will bring that extra touch of interest to your next project.

Monday, 28 August 2017

JUST IN: Lewis & Irene Autumn in Bluebell Wood

Lewis & Irene Autumn in Bluebell Wood. As the nights draw in and the frost takes hold, all of the animals find shelter in Bluebell Wood. The hedgehogs are ready for a big sleep beneath the leaves and nature prepares for Winter in a riot of autumn colours.

JUST IN: Lewis & Irene Small Things on the Move

Lewis & Irene Small Things on the Move. This is the third collection of collectable and useful small designs from Lewis and Irene. It is themed with a selection of fabulous diggers, trains, planes, cars and more. Perfect for all those with a passion for wheels!

Tuesday, 8 August 2017

JUST IN: Lewis & Irene Celtic Blessings

Lewis & Irene Celtic Blessings. Lewis and Irene are constantly inspired by nature. Celtic spirituality is earthed in nature and their latest range in shades of mint green, lavender and purple features a taste of all things Celtic from the tree of life to tartan checks.

JUST IN: Moda Forest Frost Glitter II

Forest Frost Glitter II by Moda. Covered in a blanket of snow, the forest becomes a magical landscape of sparkling snowflakes. Crisp shades of white, silver grey and blue colour the snowflakes, stars, holly and tall pines in this beautiful metallic collection.

Sunday, 6 August 2017

JUST IN: Lewis & Irene A Countryside Winter

Lewis & Irene A Countryside Winter. Woodland animals and our friendly robin feature in this frosty winter collection. Why not make Christmas placemats from the Linen and Red panels. A much requested ticking stripe in our soft cotton blends perfectly with the country theme.

Thursday, 20 July 2017

JUST IN: Makower Japanese Garden

Makower Japanese Garden. A new collection from Makower UK. A Japanese inspired collection of chrysanthemums, maple leaves, blossom, dragonflies and butterflies in blues, greens and corals.

JUST IN: Snowberry by 3 Sisters for Moda

Snowberry by 3 Sisters for Moda. Icy whites, pale grey, shades of blue and vibrant berry red - all the colours of a bright winter day re-imagined in classic 3 Sisters floral prints to create a sophisticated collection that will work in any season.

JUST IN: 30s Playtime 2017 by Chloe's Closet

Moda 30s Playtime 2017 by Chloe's Closet. With designs that date from classic feed sack prints from the era, these small scale florals and geometrics in fresh, bright colours are perfect for any style of quilt or project.

Wednesday, 12 July 2017


3 DAY FLASH SALE: Get 10% off all our full price fabric ranges until midnight on Friday 14th July. Please use Coupon Code: JULY10. Some restrictions apply (see image below).

JUST IN: Merrily by Gingiber for Moda

Merrily by Gingiber for Moda. Merrily is the perfect festive collection for creating cozy winter projects for your home. Animal panels featuring reindeer, moose, polar bears and penguins combine with simple line drawn designs to create visually stunning prints. The colours are traditional, but the collection is fresh and modern.

Thursday, 6 July 2017

JUST IN: Snowfall Prints

Snowfall Prints and Wovens are the latest collections from Minick and Simpson for Moda. The prints feature berries, paisleys, spots and checks in warm red, green, ice blue and cream to remind you of crisp winter mornings.

Monday, 3 July 2017

JUST IN: Makower Novelty Christmas 2017

Makower Novelty Christmas 2017. Cute Christmas characters in knitwear and ice skating penguins set the scene for this fun, bright novelty group. Two new panel designs and a coordinating Polka Spot complete the collection.

Sunday, 2 July 2017


Beginners Quilting Course : Autumn 2017 - Our 4th year of running this very popular course.

During this 10 session quilting course we will make a complete 12-block sampler quilt. Each session will be 3 hours long with tea, coffee and homemade cake provided. This course is aimed at sewers who are familiar with using a sewing machine, but are new to patchwork and quilting. Group size will be between 4 and 6 people to ensure everyone gets individual attention.

Sessions will be every fortnight, with a choice of Wednesday 10am - 1pm or Saturday morning 10am-1pm timeslots available:

- Wednesday dates: 6th & 20th Sept, 4th & 18th Oct, 8th, 15th & 29th Nov, 3rd, 17th & 31st Jan

- Saturday dates: 9th & 23rd Sept, 7th & 21st Oct, 11th & 18th Nov, 2nd Dec, 6th & 20th Jan, 3rd Feb

Please click on the link below for all the details.

Monday, 26 June 2017

JUST IN: Makower Christmas 2017 Scandi 4

Makower Christmas 2017 Scandi 4. New designs for 2017. Classic Nordic Reindeer, Heart and Snowflake designs in reds, greys and taupes. New montage print perfect for Table Runners or Fussy Cutting along with 2 new panels and a FREE cute Santa doorstop pattern.

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

JUST IN: Rachel Remembered by Betsy Chutchian for Moda

Moda Rachel Remembered by Betsy Chutchian. This range is based on fabrics dating from 1820-1850. The colours are inspired by an antique quilt from that time featuring soft gold, chocolate brown, indigo, federal blue and a deep red. Creamy background prints complete the palette.

Sunday, 18 June 2017

JUST IN: Sweet Blend by Edyta Sitar of Laundry Basket Quilts

Moda Sweet Blend by Edyta Sitar of Laundry Basket Quilts. Awash in the vibrant colours and beautiful blooms of summertime, this range is classic Edyta. Shades of blueberry, honey, rosemary and sweet berries are rendered in classic floral prints, paisleys, polka dots and tiny swallows.

Friday, 16 June 2017

Saturday, 10 June 2017

JUST IN: Lewis & Irene Flo's Wildflowers

Lewis & Irene Flo's Wildflowers. A collection of some of your favourite wildflowers including Forget-me-nots, Bluebells, Lily of the Valley and Daisies. Contemporary designs with gentle hues in these pretty florals are perfect for all your sewing projects. Go wild with your creativity.

Wednesday, 7 June 2017


FREE PATTERN DOWNLOAD: Make this Summer Skies Tote using the Blue Sky collection by Laundry Basket Quilts. Designed by Debbie von Grabler-Crozier for Makower UK.

Tuesday, 6 June 2017

JUST IN: Small Things on the Farm by Lewis and Irene

Small Things on the Farm by Lewis & Irene. This is the first collection from Lewis and Irene of small themed designs. The range features traditional farmyard animals and favourite countryside animals in a soft, delicate colour palette that fits perfectly with modern room d├ęcor.

Saturday, 27 May 2017

Corner of 5th and Fun brushed fabrics

Corner of 5th and Fun brushed fabrics by Sandy Gervais for Moda. A whimsical range featuring a wonderful large border print, and co-ordinating prints, patterns and solids in on-trend pastel shades of blue, pink and yellow. These super-soft brushed cotton flannels are perfect for quilts, playmats and projects of any kind for any age!

JUST IN: Makower Blue Sky

Makower Blue Sky. This beautiful new collection from Edyta Sitar of Laundry Basket Quilts, will bring soothing comfort to your home. Scrumptious blue sky shades from dark and rich, soft and dreamy, and light like a cloud, with an accent of gold like the rays of the sun.

Saturday, 20 May 2017

JUST IN: Makower Forest Talk

Makower Forest Talk. Cathy Nordstom's second collection for Andover Fabrics is inspired by the magic of Autumn when the air is crisp and leaves drift silently to the ground. Watch the forest burst into life as the creatures of the woods play amongst the trees.

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

JUST IN: Makower Home Grown

Makower Home Grown. This range goes back to the land with an added infusion of quirkiness. Fresh vegetables and characterful farm animals from your own garden or locally sourced look great in any kitchen.