Posts tagged ‘animals’

Farm Animals From Lecien

These cute and outsider-art-y looking farm animals are on a cotton-linen blend, also in a bright citron colorway. Spotted at Form & Fabric. Related posts: Japanese Fabric of the Week: Floating Animals Kokka Happy Animals Happy Cats and Dogs Daily Swatch: Animals of Spring Kokka Cotton Linen

Echino Fall 2011

There is a kind of dance in the design world over what the next “hip” animal will be. Seeing the Echino Fall 2011 collection, I imagine Etsuko Furuya popping and locking herself into the center ring and doing her classic moves. Birds. Deer. Owls. And everyone thinks, daaaaaamn, some say they’re played out now, but [...]

Happy Cats and Dogs

Japanese cotton-linen blend, spotted at This and That From Japan. Related posts: Kokka Happy Animals Japanese Fabric of the Week: Floating Animals Farm Animals From Lecien Cosmo Alphabet Print Kei Cats

Digital Fabric of the Week: Pyglet Whispers

I love this mod menagerie by designer Dani Choate, who sells her fabrics, paper goods, and soft toys through her Etsy shop pyglet whispers. She is even running a special right now on packs of mixed fat quarters. Related posts: Digital Fabric of the Week: Booster Seat Digital Fabric of the Week: Cottage Industrialist Digital [...]

Japanese Fabric of the Week

Cotton canvas animal print from Felt Cafe. I thought the artist was Ed Emberley, but maybe that’s just because I ordered Ed Emberley fabric from Felt Cafe in the past? Related posts: Japanese Fabric of the Week: Ed Emberley! Japanese Fabric of the Week: Floating Animals Japanese Fabric of the Week: Tip Top Elephants Japanese [...]

Japanese Fabric of the Week

Loving these animal fabrics — they look like vintage cereal mascots. Available from a few Etsy shops: Karaku, This and That From Japan, and World of Kawaii. Related posts: Japanese Fabric of the Week Japanese Fabric of the Week Japanese Fabric of the Week Japanese Fabric of the Week: Ayumi’s Favorites Japanese Fabric of the [...]

Japanese Fabric of the Week: Ed Emberley!

A couple years ago there was a Japanese line of Ed Emberley products in Japan (totes and clocks and other goods … you can still find the totes online but I’m not so sure of the other stuff). I was puzzled why it didn’t make it over here. Does any American child of the 1960s [...]

Daily Swatch: Animals of Spring

This is turning out to be the “weirdly rendered animals of spring.” This one is from vintage children’s fabric collector extraordinaire vasiliisa (blog | shop). She asks, “but why is the hedgehog crying?” Related posts: Daily Swatch: Animals of Spring Daily Swatch: Animals of Spring Daily Swatch: Animals of Spring Daily Swatch: Gingham Daily Swatch: [...]

Daily Swatch: Animals of Spring

I’m basking in the birthday glow today — THANK YOU so much for the sweet birthday wishes! I even teared up a little reading them. So I’ll just post a Daily Swatch today, and then I’ll be back tomorrow with an awesome interview with Josephine Kimberling. Above: Vintage Bunny Fabric, from Luck(x8) (shop — check [...]