Entries by Joy Cho

Introducing: You Are My Sunshine

Introducing: You Are My Sunshine, our new sunflower panel collection! It features busy bees, daisy vines, a chalky gingham, and more. This collection is hitting stores later this summer—request it at your local quilt shop or favorite online retailer this August. How sweet is this You Are My Sunshine panel? Daisy vines and a pretty […]

Introducing: Kinfolk by Vanessa Vargas Wilson

Introducing Kinfolk by Vanessa Vargas Wilson! This (mostly) black and white fabric line is equal parts classic and modern. It features 13 black and white pieces and 4 brights. Vanessa was inspired by her family’s ancestry when designing this line. The arrow fabric below comes from a hand-carved stamp that she created to design the fabric! Vanessa chose […]

Introducing: Wild Orchid

Introducing: Wild Orchid by Chong-a Hwang! Chong-a’s latest floral group is simply gorgeous. She uses magenta and purple in a range of beautiful designs—orchids, vine flowers, paisleys, toile and more. Wild Orchid is available in stores now! Ask for it at your local quilt shop. The floral pieces would make a lovely bag or dress, and 11″ stripes are always handy for […]

New Releases from Judy and Judel Niemeyer

We’re covering all the exciting new releases from Judy and Judel Niemeyer: Tonga Antique Garage, Heirloom Strip Set, and Tonga Cactus, a mini collection of batiks! All three are hitting stores this month—look for them or request them at your local quilt shop. Judy and Judel Niemeyer of Quiltworx design fabric collections that perfectly complement their […]

DIY Cummerbund and Bow Tie Sets

‘Tis the season for all things formal! Take parties up a notch with accessories that are quirky and unique. We love these DIY cummerbunds and bow ties by Dritz that feature our fun novelty fabrics! Read their full blog post on how to make a cummerbund and bow tie set with personality! Use our bold fabrics with […]

Introducing: Fly Away by Janelle Penner

Powdery blue, navy, cream and gold accents create an airy space for sweet sparrows! Introducing Janelle Penner‘s debut collection Fly Away. This collection is in stores now—look for it at your local quilt shop or find it at an online retailer. Janelle found her inspiration in the natural beauty of the Pacific Northwest at an early age. Later in life, her […]

Introducing: Garden Journal

Find your botanical bliss with Garden Journal! This floral panel group is available now—ask for it at your local quilt shop or favorite online retailer. We love these bright semi-solid coordinates with Garden Journal. These sunflowers and gingham check fabrics make us want to go on a picnic! Check out these pretty projects that feature the Garden Journal collection: Tuscany […]

Get Your Sweet ‘n Savory Fix with Foodie!

Foodie is our new mouth-watering collection that include pizza, chips, donuts, cookies, bagels, and more. All available now! These delicious fabrics are perfect for potholders! We used our go-to oven mitt pattern from One Yard Wonders by Rebecca Yaker and Patricia Hoskins. Don’t forget the Insul-Bright to make them heat-resistant! How awesome do these look? […]

To The Moon and Back

To The Moon and Back combines dreamy coordinates with our ever-popular Moon panel! Scroll to see more of this rustic, weathered wood panel collection and associated projects, including two free patterns. How sweet is this Cloud Mobile print? Have you seen our advertisement in the July/August 2017 issue of Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting magazine? It’s […]

Spring Quilt Market Recap! St. Louis – 2017

We are back from Quilt Market! We saw many familiar faces, lots of new faces, and plenty of spectacular quilts! We had a great time in St. Louis and have all the highlights from the show to share with you here. Half of our booth featured new Tonga Batik collections. The other half featured new quilting collections and novelties. […]

Spring Quilt Market Sneak Peek

This week we’re headed to St. Louis for Quilt Market, a twice yearly trade show for businesses in the fabric and quilting industry. We’ll be sharing our newest fabrics and incredible quilts and sewing projects that go along with them. If you’ll be at Quilt Market, be sure to visit us in Booth 428! We are very excited to show off all our new […]

Now Shipping: Tonga True Love by Daniela Stout

Tonga True Love by Daniela Stout is hitting stores now! Earthy tones and aquas compliment each other beautifully in this new designer batik collection—be sure to ask for it at your local quilt shop. Here’s the palette at a quick glance. Hover for style number, click for larger image. Tonga True Love is available in our full Tonga Treat precut lineup—now […]

Dino-Mite Fun with It’s Sew Emma

Introducing: Dino-Mite in cotton & flannel, a dinosaur collection that’s out of this world! Features two bright colorways. Mix & match colors and substrates to create the perfect quilt for the dino-lover/future paleontologist in your life! Scroll for collection and quilt details. Dino-Mite Cotton. Hover for more information. Click to view larger. Cotton blenders for Dino-Mite. Dino-Mite Flannel. Check […]

Circle Skirt Tutorial by The Boho Bobbin

We are so excited to share this tutorial by Anna of The Boho Bobbin! Anna shares how she whips up a circle skirt with a zipper! The best part of this tutorial: you don’t need a printed pattern! Just grab your favorite fabric, and follow Anna’s instructions for drafting and customizing your own pattern. Check out the tutorial here […]

Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Vol. 15 Blog Tour

Welcome to day 2 of Quiltmaker‘s 100 Blocks Blog Tour! We’re celebrating the release of volume 15 of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks magazine! Enter to win a copy of the new 100 Blocks issue at the end of this post!   Featured on the front of the issue is the Spectra block (#1414), designed by Karen Bialik. This colorful […]

Harmony Sneak Peek + Studio Ombre

We’re sharing a little sneak peek of Harmony by Chong-a Hwang! Springtime colors and hydrangeas make up this beautiful floral collection. It also features one of our newest ombre hues! Harmony hits stores in May. And our newest Studio Ombre colors just started shipping this month! Ask for them at your local quilt shop. Continue for […]

Now Shipping: Tonga Zanzibar

Tonga Zanzibar shines in a beautiful jewel tone palette. The hues of amethyst, garnet, sapphire and emerald wonderfully complement the neutral tones in the group. This collection is available in stores now—get your fix of Zanzibar at your local quilt shop or favorite online retailer! Zanzibar is available in Tonga Treat precuts in addition to yardage. The […]

Celebrate Summer with Happy Hour by Daniela Stout!

Daniela Stout‘s latest Tonga Batik collection is in stores now! Happy Hour shines bright with a fruity array of tropical colors. These fabrics are a perfect summer celebration — and just in time for the warm weather to arrive! Below is the Royal Gardens Block of the Month by Cozy Quilt Designs, debuting this Spring! In addition to yardage, Happy Hour by Daniela Stout […]

Introducing: Lavender Garden

Easter is right around the corner and Mother’s Day is fast-approaching… And we just debuted the perfect collection for some festive springtime projects! Introducing: Lavender Garden. This collection starts shipping to stores this month—ask for it at your local quilt shop. We’re thinking skirt aprons, hand towels, bags and decorative pillows, not to mention lavender-filled eye masks for some […]

Spotlight On: Prism by Chong-a Hwang

A beautiful kaleidoscope of colors always makes us smile. Check out Prism by Chong-a Hwang! Chong-a is best known for her bright, colorful palettes and this collection is no exception! Prism features some of our favorite minis, an amazing ombré stripe, and butterflies of all scales! The Mini Butterflies complement this Multi Stripe beautifully! The full color spectrum makes Prism […]

Now In Stores! Beach Haven

Beach Haven is the perfect collection to take our minds off the frigid weather we’ve had this week here in the northeast! The 24″ scenic panel transports us to warm weather… Find seashells, sand dollars, and sand dunes in this coastal collection! Beach Haven is hitting stores now. Look for it at your local quilt shop. For more ocean […]

Introducing: Mexican Joy

Come alive with Mexican Joy by Marti McGinnis! This collection celebrates color and festivity in a bright and vibrant rainbow of colors. Marti McGinnis was inspired by traditional Mexican folk art to create exciting designs for Mexican Joy. This collection has started shipping to stores—look for it at your local quilt shop! Mexican Joy is jam-packed with fun […]