What’s New from Quilt Market 2018!

Now that fabrics from from Spring Quilt Market 2018 in Portland, Oregon, have started arriving, let’s take a look at some of our favorite new collections arriving over the next few months! We’ve also included links to each collection so if you fall in love with them you can easily sign up to receive a notification as soon as it arrives, or purchase them if they already have.

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What Do You Do With…Cotton Lawn?

In the world of cotton fabrics, there’s several different substrates (fiber compositions and weaving structures) to choose from, with a mid-weight woven as the most common for prints. While this substrate is good for making quilts, it can be fun to switch things up with something different– like cotton lawn!

Let’s talk about what makes lawn special, what projects work best with lawn, and then learn some tips about how to make sewing with lawn a breeze.

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Square in a Square Poolside Quilt

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As soon as we saw the new collaborative line from Cotton+Steel, Poolside, we knew it needed to be made into a simple quilt to show off the fun tropical inspired prints. Brenda picked a square in a square block, perfect for using the large-scale colorful palm trees, sunglasses, waves, and geometric prints.

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