September 25, 2015We've heard from one of our 2015 prize draw winners with a photo of a recently completed quilt made from Oakshott fabrics bought at the FOQ in 2014 (looking forward to seeing the results of her fabric choices this year):
"I really like using your fabrics and will be looking on the web site to see what to get. Many thanks again" Vivienne HansellRead more
September 23, 2015Great to see the results of FoQ 2015 purchases from the Oakshott stand. Well done to Rona Bebb for completing the Hint Quilt Wallhanging Kit, great to see photos which show the size and the quilting, and thanks for her kind words:
"They are lovely fabrics to work on, soon to buy more from you."Looking forward to the next photos, as promised ...
"Now to start on the Red pack."Read more
September 23, 2015Thank you to everyone who came to visit us at the Festival of Quilts in Birmingham, UK. We were thrilled to meet you, energised by your enthusiasm and are delighted to announce the winners of our Prize Draw:
1st Anne Hawkins 2nd Vivienne Hansell 3rd Jamie LeitchThe winners will receive Oakshott Gift Vouchers and in due course, we hope they'll share photos of their makes.
August 12, 2015Bernina's Longarm Quilting Ambassador UK, Linzi Upton, used Oakshott for her demonstration Tartan Tattoo quilt on the Bernina stand at this year's Festival of Quilts. Read all about her time at the show on her blog: thequiltquine.wordpress.com
"I loved being part of the professional and friendly Bernina team which included representatives from Switzerland and Scandinavia"Look at that terrific quilting: Can you tell she comes from Scotland?Read more about Linzi and see some terrific projects at www.thequiltquine.com Read more
August 05, 2015Don't forget to pay us a visit on stands G13 and G21 as you overload your senses on all the beautiful creations at this year's Festival of Quilts at the NEC from 6 to 9 August 2015.
Oakshott have a lot to show youPacks, patterns, quilts, kits, fabrics and ideas galore: [caption id="attachment_972" align="aligncenter" width="604"] Aruba, a rainbow of 12 Colourshott colours in Fat 8ths and Fat Quarter Packs[/caption] [caption id="attachment_975" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Pointy Quilt from Lynn Goldsworthy; impressive to look at, deceptively easy to make[/caption] [caption id="attachment_976" align="aligncenter" width="604"] Lynn Goldsworthy's Kilim Cross makes a great rug[/caption] [caption id="attachment_974" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Helen Howes newest design, Interpolations 3 uses a 5" Square Charm Pack of Ruby Reds on the subtle grey of Lipari Pollara[/caption] [caption id="attachment_973" align="aligncenter" width="600"] 50 Shades + Grey is an exclusive design for Oakshott by Lynne Goldsworthy, the 3-D effect is created by our trademark shot effect[/caption] Read more