What are Modern Batiks?

Most quilters are familiar with batik fabrics– cotton fabric that has been hand painted, stamped, or dyed over (similar almost to tie dye) to give a multicolored, handcrafted look. In addition to these classic prints (that may or may not be the modern quilter’s taste) over the last few years, a new type of batik has emerged: the modern batik!

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What Do You Do With…Blender Prints?

Welcome to a new series here on the Pink Castle Fabrics blog, “What Do I Do With…” which aims to help quilters and sewists learn about fabrics, substrates, notions, techniques, and more! Today, we start with a simple one: what do you do with blender prints? When a material lists for patterns recommend some of your fabric be blender prints,what does this mean?

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Color Inspirations – Solid Fabric Club for 2018

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Fat Quarter - $20.00

Half Yard - $32.50

It’s a new year and it’s time to start choosing lovely Cotton Supreme Solids for our Color Inspirations Club! RJR’s Cotton Supreme Solids are lovely quilting weight 100% cotton fabrics. They have a colorfast dye and a lovely hand. These solid quilting fabrics are all milled in just one place so each time your order the same color, it will look the same.

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Should I Join a Fabric Club?

Maybe you’ve always wanted to join a fabric club but wasn’t sure how it works. Or maybe you’ve never heard of a fabric club and want to check it out. Here’s a handy guide to help you decide if joining a club is right for you, and if it is–which one!

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