Fall 2017 Quilt Market Sneak Peek!

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It’s that time of the year again…

Quilt Market is a biannual event for businesses in the fabric industry, where the newest fabric collections and patterns are showcased. The show will be taking place next weekend, October 28 through 30.

If you’ll be at Quilt Market, be sure to visit us in Booth 1346! We’re so excited to share all the new and upcoming collections we’ve been working on.

If you won’t be attending Quilt Market, don’t fret! As always, we’ll keep you in the loop via InstagramFacebook, and Twitter. Click to follow.

Here’s a little preview of what will be at our booth!

First up, Mint Julep!

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Mint Julep – Summer Social by Jennifer Fulton:

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Pier Pressure:

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Things That Go:

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Seaside Carnival by Rae Ritchie:

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Parisienne:

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And back by popular demand, we’ll have our super soft & cozy flannel throws to snuggle up with in our booth—in a fresh new array of colors!

Dash Plaid in Flannel by Rae Ritchie – Flannel Throws with Pom-Pom Fringe

No pattern needed! It’s just two pieces of fabric (2 yards x WOF, or whatever length you prefer) sewn together with a mini pom-pom fringe, found at many local craft stores!

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We will be posting daily updates on our social media throughout the show so stay tuned! Behind-the-scenes shots, Instagram Stories, and fun photos during the show – we’ve got you covered.

Find us here: Instagram || Facebook || Twitter

See you in Houston!

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Now Shipping // Market by Paula and Waffle

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Explore the colorful, bustling farmer’s market with Paula & Waffle’s newest collection: Market. Delight the senses with adorable bunnies, pretty florals and a bounty of fresh local picks.

Market is now shipping to local quilt shops and online retailers!

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House plants, produce, and more! You’ll find everything your heart desires in Paula and Waffle’s cute vendor stands.

Do you visit your local farmer’s market or flower vendor?

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Use Market to make Window To My Garden, a free pattern by Denise Russell!

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We hope you find delight in this cute collection.

Thanks for reading!

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Now Shipping // Magik by Rae Ritchie

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Magik by Rae Ritchie is hitting stores now! Ask for it at your local quilt shop or favorite online retailer.

Be transported into the ancient world of alchemy, botanical healing, and feline familiars with Magik. Curiosities cast against violet tones and starry skies capture the natural magic of night and our deep fascination with illusion.

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Some words from Rae about the inspiration behind this magical group:

// I’m not sure about you, but if it were October every day, I wouldn’t be at all disappointed. All things witchy and mystical are so inspiring to me. I remember being a kid trick-or-treating one Halloween night with friends and coming upon a strange octagon shaped house near my parents’ home. I had never really noticed it before, since it was a few steps lower than the road. When we knocked on the door, we could see into this mesmerizing 70’s home.

The place was basically one large room, inhabited by a woman who (perhaps since it was Halloween), looked to be into all things magical and natural. She reminded me of a fortune teller, living in her unique home in the woods. I think about her often, and her seemingly relaxed and mystical lifestyle, based in admiring the natural world and the magic it holds.

Inspired by her and the modern mystical movement, “Magik” seeks to capture the meaning behind the everyday and the magic within us all. //

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We have an upcoming free pattern Magik Fortune by Jennifer Fulton!

In the meantime, click here for estimated yardage requirements. (Check back later for full instructions.)

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We hope you’re inspired to create with this magical collection… Tag us @dearstellafab, @rae.ritchie, and #dearstella to share your makes!

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Introducing // Mint Julep

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We have something bright & fresh for you today! Introducing… Mint Julep!

This collection is bursting with flowers and looks like a spring awakening. Find it in stores this November.

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Mint Julep has both low volume and high volume fabrics for all your sewing needs!

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Feast your eyes on our Mint Julep projects!

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Window to My Garden, an upcoming FREE PATTERN by Denise Russell. (Click here for fabric requirements.)

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Summer Social, a published pattern by Jennifer Fulton.

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We can’t get enough of bright & fresh palettes like this! What palette do you love right now? Share with us in the comments below!

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Now Shipping // Welcome to the Jungle

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We invite you to the land of lush leaves, home of our favorite animal friends…  Welcome to the Jungle!

Find this collection at your local quilt shop or favorite online retailer. Available now!

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What’s with all this monkey business?

This collection has us itching to make baby clothes, bedding and burp cloths for both boys and girls! What projects would you make with Welcome to the Jungle?

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Emerging Stars is a published pattern by Diane McGregor that features Welcome to the Jungle!

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Happy stitching!

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