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MARCH IS SPRING CLEANING MONTH…

For the entire month of March, finish any bolt and receive 30% off the price of the fabric. It is time to clear out a lot of small bolts I currently have. Take advantage of this great offer to restock some of your basics or add some new excitement to your stash.

 

Shop from British Columbia’s Largest Fabric Distributor Online, courtesy of Quilter’s Dream Fabrics (QUI132):

You can shop a minimum of 1 m cuts (or more, in quarter meter increments) of all the non-basic lines that Trend-tex carries

When checking out, enter the shop identifier of the local quilt shop you wish to support, and that shop will receive a portion of the total sale price.

My shipping rate is a flat $15 for any purchase up to $149 and free for purchases over that. My shop identifier is QUI132. If you forget that identifier, you can search for my shop identifier at checkout time. Just go to shop.trendtexfabrics.com and, when you place your order, enter QUI132 at the checkout.

ABOUT MY STUDIO, AND ME!

Welcome To Lovers Of Modern Aesthetic Quilts And Lovers Of Textured Fabrics For Crafts And Dressmaking!

I started my quilting and design journey about 15 years ago when I retired from a very left-brain career. Looking for a joyful activity, I tried making a quilt for our about-to-be-30-year-old daughter and her husband. I was instantly passionate about quilting and about blending a Japanese aesthetic with a contemporary sense of design. Over the intervening years, I have developed contacts in Japan who provide me with the fabrics I use in my designs. Also, I have been continually refining my design aesthetic. The Pacific West Coast, where I live and work, offers me daily inspiration through its shapes, textures, and natural colours found here.

 

I believe that handwork warrants should use only the best quality fabrics, and that is what I sell. These materials will allow you to create a quilt, garment, or accessory that will happily take a lifetime of wear. If you prefer to select your own fabrics, you can purchase just the pattern for my unique and contemporary quilt designs. Step into my studio and look around!

On this website, you will find my original quilts, kits, and other go-together combinations. To develop these beautiful pieces, I use a collection of fabulous fabrics that I select and import myself. This collection is comprised of Japanese silks, printed and woven cotton, linens, linen/cotton blends, and Bali batik quilting cotton, among others. Also, I design my quilts in my studio in Vancouver, British Columbia, where I am influenced by the palettes of our coastline and our forests.

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