Like the magazine, this special publication is beautifully done — a true collector’s item. Of course, having contributed to one of the articles, we knew it was in the works, but it’s always sew exciting to see the finished product in real life!
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!