Rita Hodge Red Pepper Quilts


Red Pepper Quilts

I am inspired by color and simple designs. What I look for in fabric is both quality and color; variety of colors available, color saturation, and a soft hand. Once I get a working understanding of how the fabric handles - how it sews, irons, and the way the quilting stitches nest into the fabric - I can make an informed decision with regard to how and when I use the fabric.

Oakshott shot cottons have featured in my quilts for a number of years now and I have no hesitation in recommending this beautiful cloth. My current favorite range is the Scandinavia collection! The quilt that I made last week features this range: 



To discover more about Rita, her work and her blog, go to RedPepperQuilts.

Rita's designs for Oakshott include:

Recent designs combining Oakshott with other fabrics include:

  • Yours Truly - A Flying Geese Quilt
  • Oakshott Kaleidoscope Quilt
  • Oakshott Scandinavia Half Square Triangle Quilt
  • Modern Half Square Triangle Quilt
  • Carkai - Half Square Triangle Quilt