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It has got to be one of our most spirited issues ever! Full of invigorating colour, our summer issue is your passport to a fun summer getaway with projects that will keep you happy all summer long. 14 portable projects to take along wherever you go this summer!
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The Best of Both Worlds Quilt
This quilt takes two of Ana’s favourite pastimes, knitting and quilting, and marries them together. This is a great project to learn to knit Linen Stitch and to incorporate knitting blocks into a sewn quilt.
Designed and quilted by Ana Duarte-Doedens
Quilted by Colleen Dadd, Elite Quilting
Pattern Written by Adrienne Gallagher
Cocktail Hour Skirt
In the heat of the summer this skirt is sure to offer relief from soaring temperatures. Keep it casual for a walk on the beach or dress it up with light blouse for cocktail hour.
Designed by Laura Gebhardt
Cranberry Cuff Cocktail
Mix a cuff cocktail. Pour together a few hours, beads, beading needle, and elastic cord, and mix … voilà! A cuff cocktail. Change up the bead mix and lace pattern in this cocktail for a variety of different looks.
Designed by Brenda Franklin
Ocean Treasures Cushion Cover
This project is a one page pattern that works beautifully as a pillow centre. The design could be embellished with beads or it could be modified for a simple embroidery project.
Designed by Sheila Mitchell
The Bridal Shawl
This gorgeous shawl is perfect for the bride or can be crocheted in a colour for bridesmaids or other occasions. Use bamboo thread for a fabric with beautiful drape and a nice silky sheen.
Designed by Kimberly K. McAlindin
Octagons & Squares Afghan
An interesting combination of octagon and square motifs come together for this eye-catching afghan. Crochet it in beautiful bright shades as shown, or choose whatever colours that make you happy and enjoy it every evening as you relax.
Coats & Clark
An old favourite is made new again, as Kathryn plays with the pineapple crochet motif in her sunny afghan. This is perfect for a summer evening by the bonfire.
Designed by Kathryn M. Currie
The second in a series of 4 seasonal santas, Summer Santa is resting up. Shhhhh.
Designed by Maria E. Gollek
Aspiring to inspire before I expire
Summer Fling Table Topper
What better way to celebrate summer than with colourful flowers! Stitch these flowers on your favourite piece of linen or evenweave to become a sensational tablecloth. This is the fourth of the seasonal table toppers designed for ANPTmag by Joanne Gatenby.
Designed by Joanne Gatenby
model stitchers Mary Bottorff and Katie Schroeder