Category Archives: Quilting News

Vlieseline Batting

Light-weight with a thin non-woven layer to prevent fibre migration, this luxurious Wool Mix 266 Batting from Vlieseline is suitable for all fabrics and can be sewn by hand or machine. Made from 80% wool and 20% polyester, it is ideal for lightly quilted jackets and children’s clothes as well as for throws and quilts.…

Gutermann Bulky Lock Thread

  Made from 100% polyester, Bulky-Lock 80 from Gütermann creativ is a beautifully soft and flexible thread for overlock machines. For a perfect finish on seams and other raw edges, this high-quality thread is available in 24 popular shades on 1000m mini-king reels. RRP only £4.65 per reel. Available nationwide in fabric, craft and hobby…

 A THREAD THROUGH TIME

British & American Quilts from 1800-1930 An exhibition of quilts from an exceptional private collection, exploring the quilting and patchworking traditions of Britain and America from c.1800 to 1930 has opened at The Garden Rooms at Tennants, Leyburn, North Yorkshire. Forty colourful and beautifully preserved quilts are on display, including a selection of North Country…