“Friendly Forest” Rag Quilt

Hi everyone!

Here is a new rag quilt made with SPX Fabrics “Friendly Forest” collection. The fun pink, turquoise, kiwi and white will add a pop of color to baby’s nursery. It measures 30″ x 40″.

This quilts has three layers ~ a top, batting and a backing. It is made using 100% cotton fabrics and Hobbs Heirloom Premium batting. The quilt is made of the layered squares sewn together with the raw edges sticking out which are then closely clipped. The quilt is washed and dried to create the signature ragging. It will continue to get softer and cuddlier with each washing 🙂

Now available at the Carstairs Artisan Market.

 

 

 

 

 

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Erin

The Country Touch

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Email: ctrytch@telus.net

Baby Rag Quilts

Hi everyone!

I have two new baby rag quilts to share with you today. These quilts have three layers ~ a top, batting and a backing and is made using cotton fabrics and Hobbs Heirloom Premium batting. The quilts are made of squares sewn together with the raw edges sticking out which are closely clipped. Then the quilts are washed and dried to create the signature ragging. They will continue to get softer and cuddly with each washing. Both measure 30″ x 40″.

The first one is a cute little quilt for a baby girl. It is made with “Sweet Birdie” fabrics by Sugar & Spice Textiles and other assorted cottons.

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The second one is would be a sweet addition to a baby boy’s nursery. It is made with “A Little Bird Told Me” flannel by Northcott and other assorted cottons.

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Both quilts are available at the Carstairs Artisan Market.

 

 

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Erin

The Country Touch

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Email: ctrytch@telus.net

Rag Table Runners

Hi everyone!

Today I want to share with you some rag quilted table runners I just completed. There are three layers ~ a top, batting and a backing. Quality cotton fabrics and Hobbs Premium cotton batting are used. The squares are sewn together with the raw edges sticking out which are then closely clipped and then washed/dried to create the signature ragging.

#1} Made with the “Family Tree” fabric charm pack by Moda {Colors: cream, aqua, cranberry, chocolate brown, olive, dark orange, rust}. It measures 13″ x 40″.

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#2} Made with the “Secret Garden” fabric collection by Wilmington Prints {Colors: cream, sky blue, light pink, mossy green, peach, tan}. It measures 13″ x 36″. These pretty pastel colors are perfect for spring!

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Both of these table runners are available at the Carstairs Artisan Market. I have more started and will post them when completed.

 

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Erin

The Country Touch

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Email: ctrytch@telus.net

 

New Baby Quilt Fabrics

Hi everyone!

Today I want to share with you a little peek at some of the new baby fabrics I ordered {I have just shown a couple pictures of each line of fabric). I will be posting pictures of the projects using these fabrics as they are completed and available in the Carstairs Artisan Market.

“A Little Bird Told Me” by Northcott

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“Friendly Forest” by SPX Fabrics

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“Sweet Birdie” by Sugar & Spice Textiles

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“Festive Forest” by Camelot Fabrics

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Please note: These fabrics were purchased from Canadian National Fabric ~ a Canadian online fabric store with wonderful fabric selections and customer service!     http://www.canadiannationalfabric.com      https://www.facebook.com/CanadianNationalFabric

 

 

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Erin

The Country Touch

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Email: ctrytch@telus.net

Christmas in July 2016 ~ Day #3

Hi everyone and welcome to Day #3 of “Christmas in July”!

Today I want to share with you a mini quilt that can be added to your table décor or hung on the wall. It can be used in any room for winter or Christmas decorating. Quilted cotton fabric is hand embroidered with an adorable snowman angel with a gold halo surrounded by holly leaves/stars. It is then bordered with assorted Snowman Gatherings fabric by Moda Fabrics {colors: ice blue, navy, paper bag, tallow, warm blue}. The binding is  navy and the backing is a printed snowman cotton fabric. The finished size {outside dimensions} measures 12″ x 12″.

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Close up of embroidered design.

 

*Please note:

*The quilted cotton with the embroidery has been aged with a coffee/vanilla/cinnamon mixture but could certainly be left plain.

*If you are interested in making this project, here is the link for the free pattern/instructions. Thank you to Ellies Quiltplace!     http://www.elliesquiltplace.com/EPatronenFreebies.html

 

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See you next Friday for “Christmas in July” 2016 ~ Day#4!

 

Erin

The Country Touch

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Email: ctrytch@telus.net

“Sweet Teddies” Rag Quilt

Hi everyone!

Here is a new rag quilt made with an assortment of cottons and flannels. There are lots of bright colors in this quilt ~ just right for any little girl. It measures 30″ x 40″.

This quilts has three layers ~ a top, batting and a backing and is made using 100% cotton fabrics and warm polyester batting. The quilt is made of squares sewn together with the raw edges sticking out which are then closely clipped and then the quilt is washed and dried to create the signature ragging. It will continue to get softer and cuddly with each washing.

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Now available at Sparkling Dahlia in Carstairs or by contacting me directly.

Until next time,

Erin

The Country Touch

Website: http://www.thecountrytouch.weebly.com

Email: ctrytch@telus.net

“Theodore & Izzy” Rag Quilt

Hi everyone!

Here is a new rag quilt made with Camelot Fabrics “Theodore & Izzy” collection. The fun pink, turquoise, kiwi and white will add a pop of color to baby’s nursery. It measures 30″ x 40″.

This quilts has three layers ~ a top, batting and a backing and is made using 100% cotton fabrics and warm polyester batting. The quilt is made of squares sewn together with the raw edges sticking out which are then closely clipped and then the quilt is washed and dried to create the signature ragging. It will continue to get softer and cuddly with each washing.

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Now available at Sparkling Dahlia in Carstairs or by contacting me directly.

Until next time,

Erin

The Country Touch

Website: http://www.thecountrytouch.weebly.com

Email: ctrytch@telus.net