March 14, 2016Get on over to http://lilysquilts.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/giveaway-mondays-oakshott-fabrics.html to have a chance of winning a Forest Fruits Fat Eighth Pack in Lynne Goldsworthy's Giveaway Mondays blogpost. 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
April 09, 2015Earlier this year we marvelled at the eight stunning designs that came out of a bloghop run by Lynne Goldsworthy (see the individual ones in earlier posts). Now we have drawn them together into one of our FREE ezines so you can choose which design to start with! Each quilt uses a selection from the 27 vibrant colours in a 10″ Square Pack of Colourshott 31-57 and the booklet tells you a bit about each designer and gives you the link to their pattern tutorial (covering topics like foundation piecing, 60 degree and half rectangle triangles, hourglass blocks, bias tape for appliqué, 6-patch trip around the world block). So download the booklet here (or from the Instant Colour page, where you will find the others in the series) and meanwhile, have a go at matching the squares from each quilt off the front cover design: Read more