Don’t you love a great fabric sneak-peek? We’re pleased to share this special preview of our upcoming ELIZABETH’S DOWRY collection! It’s the first project of a new joint venture with The Quilters’ Guild of the British Isles. The line is inspired by the historic Mariner’s Compass Coverlet (1820-1829) from The Quilters’ Guild Collection. This coverlet is exquisitely constructed, and was made by Mary Dennis as part of her dowry:
It’s always exciting to see a fabric line come together, especially when it combines traditional inspiration with the latest digital printing technologies. Below, these gorgeous prints come under final pre-production reviews by Pati Violick, director of advertising & marketing, and Ancil Wilson, studio manager for Marcus. Look for the entire collection — as well as the history behind the inspiration quilt, and the quilt project designed by Karen Styles of Australia-based Somerset Patckwork & Quilting — to be unveiled online in August!