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Kona matching! What goes with Around the Block by Skinny laMinx

Today’s Kona matching post will be short and sweet, because our selection of Around the Block by Skinny laMinx (aka Heather Moore) (do I need to keep doing the aka?) for Cloud9 has a bold but minimal palette.  With these nine fabrics you could create such a happy and modern baby quilt or an awesome throw for […]
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Survey time! Around the Block by Skinny la Minx

Around the Block by Heather Moore (aka Skinny laMinx) for Cloud9 Fabrics is a flower-filled walk around some of Heather’s favourite block prints, made in her studio after a trip to India, where she learned about traditional Indian woodblock printing. Help us choose which prints we should stock from this collection! It is due in August and will […]
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Kona matching! What goes with Yoyogi Park by Heather Moore

We’re going to try to do more Kona matching in advance for you, so you can plan your quilts and other projects as easily as possible. First up – Yoyogi Park by Heather Moore! Here are the pretty Kona Cotton Solids we picked to match Yoyogi Park. From top to bottom they are Aqua, Jade […]
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Yoyogi Park by Heather Moore now in stock

When Heather Moore (aka Skinny laMinx) finally got to visit Tokyo in 2013, she expected a skyscraper city of concrete and lights. Instead she found herself being inspired by the plant life of this astonishing city. The morning she spent sketching trees Yoyogi Park, laughing at the antics of crows, resulted her new collection for […]
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An Up, Up & Away plus quilt

At the last minute, after struggling to come up with any exciting gift ideas, I decided to make my parents a quilt for Christmas. I kept it simple, sticking with the same formula as my last quilt, but in a smaller throw size. Up, Up & Away by Heather Moore/Skinny LaMinx had just arrived and […]
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Giveaway time! Up, Up & Away at I’m a Ginger Monkey

We’re partnering with Katy at I’m a Ginger Monkey this week for a giveaway! Click over and enter to win a fat quarter bundle of Up, Up & Away by Heather Moore (aka Skinny LaMinx) for Cloud9. It’s organic, modern and gorgeous and I’ve already made a quilt from it. What? I made a quilt? […]
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Up, Up & Away by Heather Moore now in stock

Up, Up & Away by Heather Moore has arrived! This is Cloud9’s second collection with the designer, also known as Skinny laMinx, and it is a spin off of the perennial favourite from the first, Cut Out & Keep’s Free As a Bird. We even made a rare exception and included brown in our selection. […]
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Stash update

I’ve been doing some shopping! First, some Kaffe Fassett shot cottons. I love these fabrics and am hoping to make a quilt with them. What I have in mind is something like a lap version of the Whirligig quilt from Fresh Quilting or the Piano Keys quilt Spool are so fond of. These are hard […]
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