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New Quilt Pattern & Collection, Warmhearted Coming May 2nd!

Storybook Inspiration The iconic Peter Rabbit fabric collection from Riley Blake Designs releases next month and I am in loooooove. One glance, and all the childhood memories came flooding back.  A little Peter Rabbit inspiration... Even the smallest one can change the world. Beatrix Potter, beloved English author and illustrator, is best known for the world she created with iconic Peter Rabbit at its center. Were you drawn to this mischievous rabbit and his adventures in Mr. McGregor's garden? Though this story was first published in 1902, it remains timeless- captivating readers of all ages for generations. Do you remember the cast? Benjamin Bunny, Flopsy, Mopsy, Cotton-tail, Jemima Puddle-Duck, Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle, and Squirrel Nutkin. Each character had their own unique personality,...

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Presenting... the Unconditional Quilt Pattern

Hello Quilty Friends and fellow fabric enthusiasts! I'm back with another cozy heart project for you! I had the absolute pleasure of working with Amy Smart's newest collection, Albion. Soft, muted florals and traditional plaids team up to create the coziest vibe, making it the perfect choice for your next quilt. I naturally gravitate to pinks and navies- I think it's the most heavenly combination. For me it has the nostalgic air of a vintage camper... Looking for a Fast Make? The Unconditional Quilt comes together in a flash because of its big block construction. It works really well for those large scale prints you want to show off. During the making of this quilt, I discovered the magic of Beverly...

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