Posts tagged ‘2010’

Caleb Gray: Groove and Confections

Nashville artist/designer Caleb Gray is a new addition to Robert Kaufman’s team. You might recognize his retro style from Target and the paper and stationery world. Groove (above) is a mini-collection of versatile geometric prints in six colorways. The two shown above are Spring, top; and Earth, bottom — there is even a Holiday colorway [...]

Giveaway / Q&A: Jessica Levitt on Timber

Nearly a year after bringing her fresh designs to Spring Quilt Market 2009 to find a home, new designer Jessica Levitt sits down to share with us the tale. After you are thoroughly impressed, please enter our giveaway for one of three fat quarter packs of Timber — details at the end of the post. [...]

Benartex: Let’s Play

I spotted this playground print on someone’s blog today (please let me know in the comments if it’s you! Usually I can locate these things through the magic of Google Reader’s search function, but not today). This reproduction-looking print is so cute, but a closer look reveals several things make me cringe as a modern [...]

Guest Post/Giveaway: Josephine Kimberling on Glam Garden

Thanks so much to Kim for inviting me back to True Up, to guest blog about my new fabric collection, Glam Garden! Last time I was here Kim interviewed me about my debut fabric collection Hot Blossom, and today Iā€™m going to share with you the inspiration and creative process behind Glam Garden. For Glam [...]


{ Fifi’s Frolic from Michael Miller Fabrics } { Hush Puppies from Alexander Henry — also in Brown } And retro dogs at that. Curse you, No-More-Buying-Novelty-Prints-on-White rule! Related posts: Fall Quilt Market 2009: Alexander Henry Part III: Big Black Book Fall Quilt Market 2010 ā€“ Michael Miller ā€“ Patty Young Fall Quilt Market 2010 [...]

David Walker: Hopscotch

{ Pinks } Illustrator David Walker‘s latest collection for FreeSpirit is called Hopscotch. Definitely a fabric upon which you and your little girl can agree. Don’t worry, parents of boys (and tomboys), you’ll get the David Walker treatment in May. { Blues & Whites } { Golds & Greens } Related posts: Spring Quilt Market [...]

Rumba by Hoodie

{ The Ballroom Tweet } I always like to see what Japanese designer Hoodie is doing over at Blank Quilting. Her latest is Rumba, and it’s sure to please all you bird lovers. Plus it’s a manageable little collection. There are only five fabrics on the Blank Quilting site but the shops are selling them [...]

Sneak Peek: Holiday Happy by Monica Solorio-Snow for Lecien

Monica Solorio-Snow of the popular quilting blog Happy Zombie announced today that Lecien will be releasing her first fabric collection, Holiday Happy, at the Spring Quilt Market. There seems to be a trend of non-Japanese designers designing for Japanese companies — not that good design knows sees borders! Holiday Happy is of course a holiday [...]

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