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Butterflies, birds, and flowers begin to appear with the coming of spring AND in the new cotton group Flowers & Flutters with delicate motifs and pretty colours.

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Baby Talk

Oh-so-cute characters and adorable motifs in pastel shades are found in the new cotton group Baby Talk. Perfect prints for all little girls and boys.

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Item #0649107000D 100% cotton 112cm

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Even the New York Times thinks Canada is “hip”

A fresh Canadiana-inspired group of flannelette, fleece, and chenille is on its way for on-trend new sewing!

Throw in some Canadiana-themed cushion covers and cut a preprinted fleece blanket panel to complete the look for clothing and home.

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Make a spooky trick or treat bag just in time for Halloween!

Choose two different cotton fabrics; cut out 2 rectangles of each. You can easily adjust the size of the bag to fit the trick-or-treater. This tutorial used rectangles of 51x66cm (20×26”)

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Pin panels of the same pattern right sides together. Sew along the bottom, 1.25 cm (1/2”) from the edge. Press seams open.

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Pin together the shorter ends of the two sewn panels, right sides together. Sew along the shorter ends to create a circle of fabric. Iron seams flat.

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Line up the new seams with right sides still together, and stitch along the long sides, starting 2 cm or so from the seam where the two fabrics meet to leave an opening. Do this 4 times, creating the seams for the sides of your bag.

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7Trim the corners and turn bag inside-out through one of the openings by the seam. Invert one side into the other to create the bag.

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Top-stitch just below the openings, about 1.5 cm from the edge. (If you are using a particularly wide cord, you may want to adjust this to 2 or 2.5 cm.) Cut 2 pieces of cord each about 2x the width of the bag plus an additional 20.3 cm (8”) for ease. (In this case, it was about 142.25 cm (56”) each.) Using a safety pin, thread one cord through one side of the bag, then the other side. Tie ends and trim. Repeat with other piece of the cord going in the opposite direction.

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Download printable PDF here.swatches

Halloween-themed cottons are available while supplies last!

Item 0644304000D 100% cotton 112cm

We’ve got dots … we’ve got stripes! And they come in 2 sizes and lots of colours. Look for them in stores now.featimage

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Play the piano, guitar or maybe a tuba? Pick your instrument and use these musically inspired cotton prints in your next craft project.

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Check out the new collection of Our Favourite Furry Friends.

A mixed breed of hilarious characters and realistic cuties…

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In Stores Now!

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New soft canvas quality ‘ Colour Splash ‘ is perfect for so many craft projects.

Need some ideas?

How about a funky bag using McCall’s pattern M6335

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or Matching aprons for Mom and daughter using McCall’s M5720

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New quilting and fashion weight poplin prints, ‘ Floral Beauty’, are oh so pretty for spring … mix and match watercolour flowers with coordinating stripes in vivid, saturated colour for your next floral project

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