Posts tagged ‘amy butler’

Preview: Soul Blossoms by Amy Butler

Amy Butler has released a preview of her Fall 2010 collection for Westminster, called Soul Blossoms. It includes a range of quilting cotton collection three colorways (Bliss, Joy, and Passion), home decor weight cottons, and cotton laminates. We’ll look at the decor weight and laminates later this week, because there are some prints unique to [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2009: Amy Butler

Hi, Love! Do you hear the chorus of sweet song, the soft light breaking though the Houston Convention Center florescents? You know you’ve rounded the corner to Amy Butler’s booth. Love was delivering to stores just as Quilt Market was happening. Have you got yours yet? If not, here is some inspiration that might make [...]

Preview: Love by Amy Butler

Amy Butler has just officially announced her new collection, Love, and posted preview images on her website. Various prints will be available on quilting weight cotton, home dec weight cotton, flannel, laminate, and double-faced quilted fabrics. The variety of basecloths is very exciting, as is the mixture of styles and motifs in this collection. I’m [...]

Review: Amy Butler Softwares

Kevin Kosbab of Feed Dog Designs, our senior PC-using correspondent, reviewed Electric Quilt’s Stash software for us last month. He’s back today with this very helpful and thorough review of Amy Butler Softwares, which was released in May 2009. Amy Butler Softwares is a collection from the Electric Quilt Company of 22 quilt, home dec, [...]

Amy Butler Softwares

Amy Butler has teamed up with Electric Quilt to produce Amy Butler Softwares, a digital collection of 22 new home sewing projects plus nine bonus projects for sewers of all skill levels. See the project previews here (I love the solid triangles quilt!). The program allows users to customize each project and pattern by adjusting [...]

Amy Butler Pattern Giveaway!

Amy Butler has three great new patterns out and she’s generously contributed two of each for a giveaway here on True Up. The Sun Surf Halter is a followup to her v-neck Cabo Halter top. It’s a great beginner pattern and has sizing for both women’s and girls’ sizes. Materials list here. The Domestic Goddess [...]

Fabric Forecast 2009: Three Designers

To help kick off the new year, I asked many fabric sellers, designers, and manufacturers the same question: Where is the fabric world (or your corner of it) going in 2009? Today, three designers share their plans for the upcoming year: Birdie Damask, from the Andalucia collection by Patty Young Patty Young, designer of the [...]

Amy Butler Preview: Midwest Modern II

I don’t know why the Hancock’s of Paducah catalog always seems to have the scoop on upcoming fabric collections, but they do! The Fall 2008 catalog just arrived here and it contains a preview of Amy Butler‘s next line, Midwest Modern II. It is a mixture of new and reworked/recolored prints from earlier lines. I [...]

Amy Butler: Daisy Chain

A random assortment of Daisy Chain designs … this represents about half of the total collection. Amy Butler has been releasing fabric lines at such a rapid clip, I’m having a hard time keeping up! The latest, Daisy Chain, a quilting weight collection for Westminster, is arriving in stores now. It’s an Art-Nouveau-inspired, floral-heavy line [...]