///4 December 2015

4 December 2015

 
 

New Videos Every Friday

 
 

Well here we are – just 21 days to Christmas – but with the nights drawing in there should still be time for you to sit down with your favourite cuppa (or perhaps something else later in the evening) to enjoy the workshops and inspiration that we have for you.

 
 
 
 
Glad Tidings Quilt from Anne Baxter
 
 
 

Workshops

Today we have a great workshop from Anne Baxter – Glad Tidings – which while seasonal could be adjusted to just being cosy!  Worked in warm colours, this is a lovely quilt and if you don’t have any of the wool fabrics in your stash, they are all the rage in your quilt store – so just ask Santa!  Read More +

 
 
 
Christmas Kantha Decoration from Angela Daymond
 
 

Angela Daymond shares with us a delightful little decoration that could be worked in Christmas colours too if you want, which she has mounted in a small frame. It comes as a kit in our shop so you can get started as soon as it arrives Click here to buy it now.

But, if you are already a Kantha fan, then there is a downloadable pattern with this workshop for subscribed members . Think how great several of these would look hung either on a tree or just on decorated branches/twigs. Read More +

 
 
 
 
 
Christmas Quilting and Textile Ideas
 
Bunting
 
 

Something for the children to do…

If you want some lovely ideas to make with the children for Christmas, just use the quick search for Christmas and for example you’ll find these three lovely ideas here from The Stitch Witch – woven  Christmas cards,  folded baubles for the tree or 3D tree decorations that require lots of glueing!  Read More +

And what about some bunting – mini for the tree and larger for the house and/or garden?
Jennie has shown us some from Jo-Ann this month, as well as some earlier owls. but use the quick search for yet more inspiration
Read More +

Keep an eye out next Friday on the website as we have more new Christmas workshops to get you in the Christmas spirit – a beautiful table runner from our very own Valerie Nesbitt and some Christmas Gingerbreadmen with Kate Percival from Finkstuff

 
 
 
 
Quilter's Desk Diary 2016
 
 
 

Book of the Month

The Quilter’s Desk Diary 2016 will keep you, or your friends, organised and full of quilting inspiration. Illustrated throughout with beautiful photographs of inspirational quilts from the most talented quiltmakers; each week-to-view diary page has plenty of room for your own personal notes.  As it’s our Book of the Month, it comes with free p&p in the UK for December 2015.

 
 
 
Owl Cushion Kit by The Bramble Patch
 
 

Product of the Month

December’s Product of the Month is this Owl Cushion Kit by The Bramble Patch.
The cushion is approx 20" x 13" and comes complete with fabrics front and back , bondaweb and 4 buttons.. As it’s the product of the month it has free p&p in the UK in December 2015 PLUS entry into a draw for 1 months FREE subscription to our site.

 
 
 
Subscriber Giveaway
 
 

Kaffe Fassett Fat 1/4 bundle Giveaway for Subscribed Members

In December we are giveing away these delicious Fat 1/4 bundles of Kaffe Fassett fabrics. Each bundle contains 5 x Fat 1/4s and they have kindly been donated by Lady Sew & Sew of Henley. To enter the competition as a subscribed member, all you need to do is send an email entitled Kaffe Fassett to: justhandsontvcomp@gmail.com
The competition will close 31st December 2015. Read More +

 
 
 
Gift Membership Package
 
 

Exclusive Gift Pack Offer with Membership Options

Our wonderful bumper gift package comes with either one year’s subscribed membership at £96 (saving you £76) or a shorter 3 month subscribed membership at £54 (saving you £19).

It’s available to both new subscribers and existing subscribers, and if you have an existing membership, just contact the Membership Fairy who will work the magic behind the scenes to make sure it’s added onto your existing membership. Read More +

You could even send this email to Santa as a hint, (or if you think he’s not good at hints, treat yourself now and tell him about it later!)

 
 

Happy Sewing
Valerie & Jennie
www.justhands-on.tv

PS: Keep scrolling down to see Valerie’s picks from the Shop this week, the new videos from this month and details of the next justhands-on.tv retreat

 
 
 

From the Shop

 
 

Japanese Strip roll & Nickle Pack – Red/Gold -from Creative Quilting

10 strips @ 2.5" and 20 co-ordinating nickle packs in this pre-cut kit – exclusive to Creative Quilting

Japanese Strip roll & Nickle Pack - Red/Gold -from Creative Quilting
 
 

Raggy Garland designed by Mandy Shaw

This quick and easy to make garland comes decorated with Karrie the Reindeer.

Raggy Garland designed by Mandy Shaw
 
 

Winter – a pattern booklet from Janet Clare

Janet loves Winter and has put together this little booklet of patterns so that you can stitch your way through the winter days.

Winter - a pattern booklet from Janet Clare
 
 

Classifieds

 
 
Sewing Retreat with Benefits from Justhands-on.tv April 2016
 
 

Sewing Retreat with Benefits

Join justhands-on.tv at our next weekend sewing retreat 23-24 April 2016 Read More+

 
 
 

 
 

New videos this month

 
 
Sashiko Box with The Stitch Witch
 
 

Sashiko Box with The Stitch Witch

Lynette loves to sew using big stitches and lovely perle thread because it’s quick and easy!

 
 
Marking and Layering your quilt with Paula Doyle
 
 

Marking and Layering your quilt with Paula Doyle

Part 1 of a series by this award-winning quilter to guide you through finishing your quilt top.

 
 
Rudolph Applique wall hanging with Anne Baxter
 
 

Rudolph Applique wall hanging with Anne Baxter

This is from our archives as Throwback Thursday and because of this the quality of film transmission might appear to be below our usual high standard. This delightful little wallhanging is made with fused applique and is quick to make.

 
 
Jo-Ann's Festive Bunting with Jennie Rayment
 
 

Jo-Ann’s Festive Bunting with Jennie Rayment

Who doesn’t like bunting and this delightful pattern is easy to make for any occasion.

 
 
Baubles for the tree with The Stitch Witch
 
 

Baubles for the tree with The Stitch Witch

This is from our archives as Throwback Thursday and because of this the quality of film transmission might appear to be below our usual high standard. Create some fun new decorations with just a bit of folding

 
 
Red Baubles Cushion with Anne Baxter
 
 

Red Baubles Cushion with Anne Baxter

What a great idea for a gift for a friend or just for your own home this Christmas.

 
 
How to check the repeats on your fabric with Paula Doyle
 
 

How to check the repeats on your fabric with Paula Doyle

This is useful to know if you plan to work on any of those kaleidoscope style quilts or indeed the one with Paula that we have called Easy Stack.

 
 
Beaded Christmas Decoration from Fran Rose
 
 

Beaded Christmas Decoration from Fran Rose

This is from our Archives as Throwback Thursday: This delightful decoration uses felt and beads and Fran guides you through all the steps; still time to make LOTS for your tree!

 
 
Prague Patchwork Meeting exhibition - Revisit.
 
 

Prague Patchwork Meeting exhibition – Revisit

The Prague Patchwork Meeting International Exhibition is the largest quilt show for Middle and Eastern Europe and this new collection was shown for the first time outside of the Czech Republic at the FOQ in August 2011

 
 
Framed landscapes with Linda Seward
 
 

Framed landscapes with Linda Seward

Linda shows us how she creates these lovely embellished landscapes with the help of sea shells and her computer printer.

 
 
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