Can you believe it? Santa has already been getting those elves working on the new Christmas fabric! (Santa is cracking the whip on us) Sshhhh.... not let her know I said that!
We will give you more information regarding Christmas in July as it gets closer. Hint... It's in July. he he
Come in today and get a new project so that we can all celebrate National Sewing Day which is tomorrow. We can do a flashmob, quilting style. Take a few minutes tomorrow and use your machine in celebration.
Tomorrow we will celebrate the invention of the sewing machine! The first sewing machine was invented in France during the 1830's to speed up the process of making clothing.
The NEW collection of Stonehenge is absolutely gorgeous! This picture just doesn't do it justice. These fabrics make me even more excited for the Wyoming fabric to come in. I think we are going to see some beautiful quilts with the 2 collections mixed together.
Isn't this fabric darling? Great for a boy or a girl, a must have! This fabric would make some fun, kid friendly quilts with pillowcases.
A little trivia for you.
The worlds largest quilt is located in Antler, ND and measures 11,390 sq. ft. and depicts the state of ND. It has been certified by the Guinness Book of World Records.
Paducah, KY claims to be the quilting of the world.
According to Quilters Newsletters there are an average of 21 million quilters in the US and are predominately female and the average age is 62. This was published in 2010.