Category Archives: Kits & Patterns

Festival of Quilts, Lucy Boston and Tiddly Om Pom Pom!

Festival of Quilts, Lucy Boston and Tiddly Om Pom Pom!

It’s that time of year again – the Bramble Babes are packing up and getting ready for the greatest show on earth, the Festival of Quilts at the NEC! (Well, okay, it’s actually only the biggest patchwork and quilting show in Europe, but for quilters, that’s better than any Barnum and Bailey circus!) Next week,… Continue Reading

“That Town and Country Quilt” at The Bramble Patch

“That Town and Country Quilt” at The Bramble Patch

Looking for a new stitching challenge in 2016 – maybe something that you can achieve a little bit at a time? You could always join our Mystery Club, but if you prefer applique to piecing, you might find That Town and Country Quilt more to your taste. The Bramble Babes spotted this charming and clever design by SusanClaire… Continue Reading

Sign up now for Mystery Club 2016!

Sign up now for Mystery Club 2016!

Yay! The 2016 Mystery Club is now open for registration! After much animated discussion, many photographs, copious cups of sustaining tea, and lots of late night texting to double-check details, the Bramble Babes are very excited to launch our two brand-new project offerings for the next year-long stitching adventure we call the Mystery Club. We’ve been drooling over the… Continue Reading

Coming soon : Mystery Club 2016

Coming soon : Mystery Club 2016

We’re heading towards the end of our 2015 Mystery Club, which means that it’s almost time to launch our 2016 Mystery Club offering! Registration for Mystery Club 2016 will be available from Friday 30 October 2015, so here’s some advance notice of what’s on offer. (Kits will be sent out at the beginning of January… Continue Reading

Quilts for the changing seasons

Quilts for the changing seasons

The seasons are a-changing (wasn’t that a Bob Dylan song?) so here’s a round-up of some of our quilt kits as ideas for sewing projects to take you through the next few months. Flip Flop Quilt kit If you’re not ready to give up on summer just yet, how about our Flip Flop Quilt kit, which is guaranteed… Continue Reading

Gathering modern quilts in May

Gathering modern quilts in May

Rosebuds, nuts, or darling buds of May… none of them are a patch on our gathering of modern quilts in May. (See what we did there?) Here are a few recent quilt kits for all you lovers of the more modern look: Kira quilt kit The Kira quilt kit features a modern stacked design and the… Continue Reading

Quilts for mini petrolheads

Quilts for mini petrolheads

Our last giveaway featured lots of environmentally friendly bicycles for getting Around Town, but if your small people are more excited by things that run on petrol, we’ve got plenty of kits for quilts they’ll love. Here are some ideas: Stop… Go! quilt kit This new kit uses fabrics from the On Our Way collection by… Continue Reading

Teacups Cushion kit

Teacups Cushion kit

We do like our tea time here at The Bramble Patch, and we like our new Teacups Cushion kit nearly as much as a hot cuppa and a biscuit! This sweet new kit combines rustic linen, cotton lace and vintage-style prints in soft colours with simple but charming bonded applique for a lovely and romantic cushion design. The stacked teacups… Continue Reading

Introducing the Bramble Patch Mystery Club

Introducing the Bramble Patch Mystery Club

Once upon a time, some of the Bramble Babes invented Sock Club, a ‘knit and natter’ group at the shop where they – and customers – could get together, be social and indulge their obsession for knitting socks. (Yes, an odd choice perhaps for a patchwork and quilting shop, but we all have our little eccentricities.)… Continue Reading

Annali quilt kit

Annali quilt kit

Fans of understated, Scandinavian style interiors will love our Annali quilt kit, using the Annali collection fabrics from designer Stephanie Thannhauser for Dashwood Studio. The Annali collection was inspired by cool Scandi interiors and imagery, so we’ve paired it with a very modern quilt design featuring chevrons in crisp white that alternate with the Stephanie’s sophisticated palette of greys,… Continue Reading