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Welcome to
Essence of Cloth

(Formerly The Quilted Crow)

Owner, Leonie Bateman welcomes you to her online store . . . a place where you can sit and relax with your favourite beverage in your most comfy chair . . . browsing through the pages of all of the loveliness to be found here at Essence of Cloth . . .

Leonie designs under her name "Leonie Bateman Designs", having designed for many years, she specialises in woven wool applique, with a pattern range that is quite extensive, with many designs to choose from.

In 2015 she joined the team as a Fabric Designer with accompanying woven wool with Penny Rose Fabrics, sister company to Riley Blake Designs. "Harrington", her first line with Penny Rose Fabrics was released in 2015 and her second line "Evandale" is now also available.  Her third line "Callington Mill", will be available February 2017 in the US and March in Australia.  She is also a published author. 

Leonie travels domestically and internationally teaching her unique style of wool applique and she loves nothing more than seeing people become addicted to this beautiful medium. Inside the pages of the online store you are bound to find something that will tempt you, whether it be a large quilt or a small table runner, there is something for everyone.

Leonie and the EoC Team welcome you to shop here in the online store - you'll be delighted to know that we have capped shipping within Australia of AUD$10 and for orders over AUD$150 we offer free express post shipping (within Australia only) - International postage is charged at Australia Post rates - so grab a cuppa and a comfy chair and see what delights await you inside the pages of Essence of Cloth . . .

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