Posts tagged ‘bikes’

Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes

Lauren of the aforementioned Aunt June not only saved me from a slight shortage of vintage bicycle-themed fabrics, but provided one so good that I had to save it for the grand finale. Those wheels are so great — they look like the underbelly of a mushroom. Thanks so much for sharing, Lauren! Related posts: [...]

Contemporary Bicycle Prints

To go along with this week’s daily swatch theme, a roundup of bicycle fabrics you can actually buy! (I know, I should do this more often … )   Phillipa by artist Grayson Perry, part of last year’s Liberty of London Art Collection. Spotted at Purl Soho in three colorways. I like how the bikes [...]

Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes

Here’s one from my collection. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes Daily Swatch: Mushrooms

Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes

This vintage pre-packaged percale was scored by Erin of A Dress A Day last year. Man, I never score like this anymore! Related posts: Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes Daily Swatch: Christmas

Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes

From whatisneversaid on Flickr. You just have to applaud that combination of slate blue, bright neon orange, and what-would-you-call-that-greenish-brown color, because who does that anymore? Related posts: Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors

Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes

The Daily Swatch features a piece of vintage fabric (almost) every day. Themes change periodically. Please add your own examples of the theme to the True Up and/or Vintage Fabric Flickr pools. Vintage Vera fabric, from the collection of my-name-is-annie on Flickr. And speaking of Vera: Did you see that there is a book on [...]