We just survived a couple weeks of 90+ degree temperatures, so naturally our thoughts are turning to cooler days ahead. Cotton Fields has some new ideas in the shop for holiday/Christmas sewing. Here are just a few....
How about some kits to make mitten tree ornaments?
I'm a little bit old fashioned, so have only made a few projects with jelly rolls and charm squares. But my customers LOVE them. So here's an assortment that just arrived from Robert Kaufman Fabrics. "Roll-Ups" are their rolls of 2 1/2" wide strips. There are 40 strips in each package for $24.50.
Charm square packages each contain 42 five-inch squares. Price is $15.00.
After the three-day-sale was over, I counted the votes for the anniversary challenge quilts. The theme was "STARS" and entrants were asked to create original quilts < 30" on a side. Two fabrics were provided and they could add any other fabric that they wanted.
Nine quilters finished their quilts by the deadline and shoppers voted during the sale. Here are pictures of all the quilts.
21" x 30"
"Oh Starry Night"
15 1/2" x 15 1/2"
"Pink Star Flowers"
All of the quilts were wonderful. Such variety! Here are the rest....