13 Apr 2015
April 13, 2015

Honeycomb Tote Bag

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Show off the paper piecing skills with this stylish and modern color blocked tote designed by Jennifer Mathis, Ellisonlane.com Supplies: Coats Dual Duty Paper Piecing Thread, Color 8030 Coats Dual Duty XP General Purpose thread, color 8030 Print fabric (FreeSpirit Acacia by Tula Pink), 1 yard Free Spirit Designer Essential Solids, (CSFSESS.BERRY)  Plum Fabric, ½.. read more →

Grab a fat quarter from one of FreeSpirit’s Modern Solids by Denyse Schmidt and a spool of Coats Bold Hand Quilting™ thread plus a spool of Coats Dual Duty® XP thread. Make one or all three sizes with these simple supplies. Download the Pinteresting Pincushions instructions here.     read more →

pil·low – a cushioned support for the head or other parts of the body, usually used while sleeping on a bed, or for the body as used on a couch or chair. Pillows consist of a fabric envelope which contains a soft stuffing, which may range from down feathers to synthetic foam. Join us in.. read more →

22 Dec 2014
December 22, 2014

Every Pillowcase Counts!

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Our amazing team at Coats North America recently participated in the American Patchwork and Quilting 1 Million Pillowcase Challenge at their own North American Headquarters.  Employees donated their time and created over 50 pillowcases which were then donated to a local men’s shelter along with a new sleeping pillow for each case.   read more →

Marsala We are celebrating Marsala, Pantone Color of the Year for 2015 by sharing our threads and zippers that are best to use in your sewing and quilting projects! Much like the fortified wine that gives this color its name, this tasteful hue embodies the satisfying richness of a fulfilling meal, while its grounding red-brown roots emanate.. read more →

10 Dec 2014
December 10, 2014

Holiday Book Giveaway


Win a copy of ‘Little One-Yard Wonders’ by Editors Rebecca Yaker and Patricia Hoskins, from Storey Publishing! PHOTO CREDIT:  Photo Courtesy of Storey Publishing I made a one-yard fabric suitcase for the ‘Little One-Yard Wonders’ book edited by Rebecca Yaker and Patricia Hoskins and published by Storey Publishing in June, 2014. Santa brought me a.. read more →

Create a festive decoration in trendy Halloween Colors Purple & Black using Phoomph. Phoomph makes it quick and easy to create this wreath for Halloween. Purple, lime and black are a stylish alternative color scheme to the traditional orange and black. Wreath designed by Iliana McGrath. Supplies Phoomph for fabric, soft- 4 sheets 1/2yd Halloween print fabric .. read more →