Posts tagged ‘brown’

Daily Swatch: Strawberry Season With Guest Curator {kimmymade}

In this atypical colorway, strawberries and daisies once again go hand-in-hand. From the collection of {kimmymade}. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Strawberry Season With Guest Curator {kimmymade} Daily Swatch: Strawberry Season With Guest Curator {kimmymade} Daily Swatch: Strawberry Season With Guest Curator {kimmymade} Daily Swatch: Strawberry Season With Guest Curator {kimmymade} Daily Swatch: Strawberry Season With [...]

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 [...]

Daily Swatch: Gingham

The Daily Swatch shows one piece of vintage fabric (almost) every day. Themes change periodically. You are welcome to add your own examples of the theme to the True Up and/or Vintage Fabric Flickr Pools. This week I’ll be taking a closer look at gingham. Since plain gingham wouldn’t be exciting enough to look at, [...]

Daily Swatch: Mushrooms

Mushroom fabric from the collection of the fabric of my life (aka Donna Flower), found on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Mushrooms Daily Swatch: Mushrooms Daily Swatch: Mushrooms Daily Swatch: Mushrooms Daily Swatch: Mushrooms

My Purple and Brown Vintage Fabrics on COLOURlovers

My vintage fabric collection has officially become a series of posts on the COLOURlovers blog: today my browns and purples are featured. I am amazed how different the palettes look pulled away from the motifs, with the texture of the fabric removed — some of the palettes actually don’t appeal to me as much that [...]

Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors

Dekoplus Gloria Vintage Fabric, by Something Fine (eBay shop | blog) on Flickr. Those 1970s colors (brown, orange/rust, mustard/gold, avocado green) are done justice in Vicky’s collection of graphic prints from the 1960s-70s. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors [...]

Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors

Vintage Fabric – Terrace Houses, from Vintage LOVE on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors

Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors

Rose fabric from Bella Dia (blog), on Flickr. Happy Thanksgiving, U.S. readers! I scoured the internet for some vintage Thanksgiving fabric but found nothing usable. These roses in harvest colors are not too far off the mark though, don’t you think?+ I’ll be back tomorrow with a list of Black Friday (?) sales. Related posts: [...]

Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors

Moygashel fine vintage 100% linen fabric, 44 inch wide x 3 yard remnant, $150 from Revival Fabrics. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Two Weeks of Green