Posts tagged ‘birds’

Golly Bard: Woodland Collection

Holly Ward Bimba is the artist behind Golly Bard. She takes her amazing watercolor paintings (the originals of which she offers on Etsy) and turns them into patterns for fabric. Her first collection, the Woodland Collection, is available for sale on Spoonflower. These are just too gorgeous for words, right? She’s giving away a fat [...]

Anne by Gant Powell

Gant Powell is a NYC-based illustrator and essayist who says in his Spoonflower profile that he’s “experimenting with surface design.” Well please keep experimenting … I would love to see more sophisticated, hand-drawn designs like this out there. See Gant’s portfolio here. Related posts: Flo by Monda Loves Gabriela Larios: Cuentos from my Childhood Hanna [...]

Digital Fabric of the Week: Hallobirdies from Aunt June

Aunt June (aka Lauren Hunt) has a new digital design available via the Spoonflower Marketplace. Her birds are dressed up for Halloween, but her signature rainbow array of background colors makes this print suitable year-round. Read more about it, and about bad haircut stories, here. Awesome! Related posts: Lauren Hunt (My Aunt June): And Your [...]

Japanese Fabric of the Week

Farmhouse in Pink, spotted at Mwendas on Etsy. Related posts: Japanese Fabric of the Week Japanese Fabric of the Week Japanese Fabric of the Week Japanese Fabric of the Week: Clover Cross Stitch Prints Japanese Fabric of the Week: Hello My Friend

Daily Swatch: Terry Cloth

1950s Kitsch Terry Towelling from Something Fine (shop) on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Terry Cloth Daily Swatch: Terry Cloth Daily Swatch: Terry Cloth Daily Swatch: Terry Cloth Seeking Vintage Terry Cloth

Digital Fabric of the Week: Booster Seat

“Stay Free” is one of the many super cute (yet sophisticated) designs by Booster Seat on Etsy. The designer, Anda Corrie, writes that these birds were “inspired by handmade tattoos and the work of my husband, artist Peter Corrie.” She sells by the fat quarter but extra FQs are half price. Related posts: Digital Fabric [...]

Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Half-Drop Repeat

There are four parrots to the repeat, and it’s a simple half-drop from there — can you see it? Cleverly titled “Polly Wants a Midcentury Modern Cracker,” $18/yard from In With the Old Vintage on Etsy. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Half-Drop Repeat Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Half-Drop Repeat Daily Swatch: Pattern [...]

New Print from Oilcloth International

Though you have to be careful with what you make out of Oilcloth International‘s products (see safety info here) I find their prints quite irresistible, especially this new one, called Kenya, which comes in three colorways. Birds! Crazy color blocks! Just my thing.It’s not in stores yet as far as I know, but your best [...]

Daily Swatch: Past Theme Rewind

The themes: Birds, and also border prints and even Pennsylvania Dutch. The fabric: Two rooster border prints, from the collection of twolilacs on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Past Theme Rewind Daily Swatch: Past Theme Rewind Daily Swatch: Past Theme Rewind Daily Swatch: Past Theme Rewind Daily Swatch: Past Theme Rewind