Market Samples — Tanya Whelan’s Slipper Rose

Before May is gone completely, I better catch you up on the Market samples. You know…my proof that I haven’t been idle, that I really have been working. Besides Jane’s fun collection, I was sent some of Tanya’s Slipper Rose, enough to make Free Spirit’s free quilt and a handbag. Here’s how it turned out.Slipper Rose quiltCat approved, of course.Petey with Slipper Rose quiltAnd the little purse. I couldn’t resist adding a bit of satin ribbon.Slipper Rose handbagTanya’s fabrics are always decidedly feminine, begging for lace and ruffles and bows. Slipper Rose is already in shops. So if you like it, you better grab some for your stash. (The shelf life of fabric seems to be getting shorter and shorter with every season!)

Next time, I’ll show you the last minute projects in Free Spirit’s True Colors collections. And maybe by then, the kitchen will be ready for photos. Cross your fingers.

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  1. says

    Love those projects. the quilt is very sweet, the bag as well. and is that a pink bottle brush? i have never seen one and now feel a bit obsessed to get one!

  2. says

    Your quilt is so dreamy in those pretty colours, and the bag is perfectly finished with a satin ribbon bow. Tanya really does do Pretty so well!!

  3. kitty says

    That’s a very lovely, dreamy quilt and a sweet, cute little purse. I think these creations are just perfect to display the essence of Tanya’s signature palette and designs. In my stash I’ve got two Tanya Whelan collections, but I never seem to be long enough in the mood to make that quilt that does them justice.
    I’m looking forward to see the True Colors “last minutes” and, in particular, the Kitchen update!!

  4. says

    I think I may have some of this luscious fabric in my stash! :) I ADORE it! Love that quilt and the bag is so fresh and pretty. The perfect blend!!