Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Coming soon!

Here I am on a lazy, hot afternoon...comfy indoors while outdoors the plants wilt and critters pant.  I'll get back to my sewing room in a minute but wanted to share this with you...

Wrappers!

Small cuts arrived last week.

Indigo


Blacks...great mourning prints

Soft Browns

Purples

I have a plan, just need time to implement! So, stay posted.  I'm hoping the fabric group arrives in shops end of this month, or maybe August.

I think the desire to sew has returned...took it long enough.  I attended our annual Patchwork Diva quilt retreat last week with fellow Divas and friends.  It was a wonderful respite.  Even though only an hour or so from home, it felt far away.  Sewing with friends did me a world of good.  Thanks girls!

Until next time...
~Betsy







8 comments:

  1. Looks like another great fabric line. How exciting. Love those blacks, mourning prints and indigos. Very nice. Glad you were able to get away.

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  2. The fabric looks wonderful - can't wait to see it in person!

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  3. Betsy glad you're sewing mojo is returning :-) love the new fabrics.

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  4. Surrounding yourself with fellow quilters who are also friends can do a world of good!

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  5. Love, love, love the new fabric!!!

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  6. Oh these look wonderful! I can't wait till they hit the shelves. Very pretty :)

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  7. I am curious about the history of the mourning fabrics. Would fabric from mourning clothing eventually be used in quilts? Were black fabrics used always right after a death, then as time went on, other dark color ways chosen for those in mourning? Is there such a quilt in the late 1800 that would be considered a mourning quilt, made from mourning clothing? I am curious of the history of the line of fabrics in the mourning colors. Thank you, lovely fabrics!

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  8. Love this line of fabric. DO you sell them in FQ bundles? Love the purples :)

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