December 08, 2015Helen Howes has shared with her on thoughts on creating Interpolations 3 which, as the name suggests, is part of a design series. You can read the story behind her work and see the complete collection (so far!) in the first of our new In the designer's own words features. In her latest exclusive design for Oakshott, Helen of HelenHowesTextiles has offset vibrant Ruby Reds against a subtle grey background of Lipari Pollara to stunning effect. These cottons take on a silk-like appearance – the result of combining different colour threads for warp and weft. Interpolations 3 finishes at 30.5" x 40.5" and is available to buy now. 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