Oakshott Fabrics // Favorite Things

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Aren’t these Oakshott Fabrics just beautiful? Oakshott is aUK company, and just sent me these pretty Italy fabrics, which are shot with gray and are also a bit shimmery.

It is rare that I get new fabric and know *just* what I want to make with it, but this is one of those cases.   Lee has a pattern in our book, Vintage Quilt Revival, for a pillow that I think will look great on my couch this winter. One of the nice things about turning in our projects 12 months ago is that I am actually excited to make things from the book!

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Speaking of the book, Lee, Faith and I are going to start introducing our projects on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays as a countdown to the book’s release date of December 5.  I hope you enjoy our Meet the VQR Quilts series!

P.S. Lynne at Lily’s Quilts has a Made with Oakshott series you might want to check out!
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3 Comments

  1. Posted November 16, 2013 at 3:38 am | Permalink

    very nice! http://galetesifils.blogspot.com.es/ please, take a look in our!

  2. Posted November 16, 2013 at 7:54 am | Permalink

    That fabric is gorgeous!

    • Katie Blakesley
      Posted November 21, 2013 at 8:10 pm | Permalink

      I was surprised–I think it is prettier even in person.

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