Thursday, November 29, 2012

Shelburne Falls by Denyse Schmidt

I had my rotary cutter poised for a frenzy of fabric cutting when I realized that I haven't yet shown you these:
Shelburne Falls by Denyse Schmidt

"Inspired by the graceful twirling skirts and old fashioned courtliness of New England contra dancing ... Denyse has created a timeless collection embodying exuberance of spirit and small-town charm."


Shelburne Falls is a Free Spirit collection for independent fabric stores due for release in February 2013. It is offered in three colorways - Lilac, Maple and Willow - for a total of 30 quilting cotton prints.

I purchased my bundle of Shelburne Falls fat eighths at the DS Sample Sale. This week I have been busy planning and working with these fabrics to create a vintage style quilt - progress of which I hope to show you soon.

Rita

Shelburne Falls by Denyse Schmidt will be available - February 2013
Hawthorne Threads
The Fat Quarter Shop
Pink Castle Fabrics
Fabric Spot
Fabric Worm
Intrepid Thread

10 comments:

  1. Those are really pretty! Looking forward to seeing what you do with them Rita!

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  2. Wow! I love this collection, and I agree with Jennifer! Can't wait to see what you do with them! You always inspire me!

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  3. Oh, I'm so excited to see! DS are my favorite.

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  4. ohhh my word!!! those area gorgeous!! I jsut purchased her chicopee collection.. and couldn't get over those fabrics..now this... must sign up for notification so I can buy it as soon as it comes out.

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  5. Oh wow these fabics are just beautiful! I hope santa brings me a new sewing machine you have just inspired me :)

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  6. These are beautiful, I will have to get them when they arrive at my LQS. Thanks for the heads up, can't wait to see what you do with them.

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  7. They do have a bit of a nostalgic look, especially when all together. Funny, they look a little more modern when separated by color way. Can't wait to see what you do with it!

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  8. That first Shelburne ..great for a "country" quilt or a masculine quilt...love those colors!

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