My new fabric line, Fruitful Hands, was inspired by my book of the same name.
It features yummy fruity colors and fruit and vegetable motifs perfect for the kitchen and home. I also think the prints would be great for aprons, skirts, and tote bags.
The pears on the place mats that I made carry us right into fall ...
There is a simple step-by-step tutorial for making potholders on my blog. They are quick and easy. They make great holiday gifts! If you get started now, you'll have time to make a whole bunch ...
Of course, we have to make quilts with our fabric too, right? Here is a pattern called Grandma's Pantry. I love cherries and pears because they are so bright and cheery. I remember that my grandmother used to do a lot of canning in the summer and fall. Seeing these bright fruits reminds me of the colorful Mason jars lined up on the shelves of her basement pantry. That's how I got the name for the pattern, Grandma's Pantry.
I hope you have as much fun playing with this fabric line as I am!
Thanks for sharing, Jacquelynne! We've got a couple of fabulous free patterns for this line. Go and check them out on our website!