Posts tagged ‘cicada studio’

Giveaway: Michelle Engel Bencsko Extravaganza!

My Happy Garden fat quarter bundle. Get a closer look at these prints here. It’s a HUGE month for Michelle Engel Bencsko of Cicada Studio and Cloud9 Fabrics. (And with Quilt Market coming up next month, I don’t think she’ll get to slow down any time soon.) She has designed two fabric collections that are [...]

Textile Stew: 07/28/09

Cicada Daydream: Shade Garden Preview … and Cloud9 has also updated its website with images of their first collection. Hoedown Barn Dance fabric at Reprodepot Saídos da Concha: Dress to Impress :: SoHoMode jezze: Birds of a Feather – South African textile designers featured in Obrigado magazine Rosalie Quinlan got her bolts of her Grandmother’s [...]

Mushrooms From the Oughts

In looking for vintage mushroom fabric this week, I came across tons of contemporary mushrooms too. I dare say they are more popular now than they were in their 60s-70s heyday. Wild Mushrooms, from the Earthly Delights collection by Cicada Studio. Mushroom City by Alexander Henry — discontinued, I think? Or maybe not yet on [...]

Cloud9 Fabrics

Big news from Michelle Engel Bencsko of Cicada Studio today — she and business partner Gina Pantastico are launching an organic fabric manufacturing company Cloud9 fabrics. Cloud9 will offer modern, eco-friendly fabrics for the crafting/sewing community. I’m loving the design aesthetic of the website and blog so I’m sure the debut collection(s) will be just [...]

Linky Tuesday

Discounts/Giveaways Exclusive sale for True Up readers on Fabricworm and Fabricworm Etsy: 10% off orders over $25+ through March 31, 2009 with coupon codetu10. Convo first through Etsy or just use the coupon code on the .com. Win a free surprise package of two pounds of our fabrics ($35 value!) by signing up for the [...]

Mod Quad by Cicada Studio

Michelle Engel Bencsko of Cicada Studio has just introduced these four lovely and versatile geometric designs on cotton/linen blend fabric. I loved her recent collection Nature Baby too. Related posts: Nature Baby Collection by Cicada Studio More New Fabrics From Cicada Studio Cicada Studio Dogwood by Michelle Engel Bencsko Cloud9 Fabrics

Nature Baby Collection by Cicada Studio

Michelle of Cicada Studio has just announced her new Nature Baby Collection, four prints on lightweight cotton twill. Now available in her shop. So cute! Related posts: More New Fabrics From Cicada Studio Mod Quad by Cicada Studio Cicada Studio Inklude Studio Dogwood by Michelle Engel Bencsko

Creating Plaids Tutorial

More greatness from Michelle of Cicada Studio: a tutorial on creating plaids in Photoshop, which includes a free template. If you’re not familiar with weaving terminology, see here and here. And for some plaid inspiration, see my all my posts tagged “plaid.” Related posts: Know Your Plaids More New Fabrics From Cicada Studio Plaids Daily [...]

Dogwood by Michelle Engel Bencsko

Michelle of Cicada Studio has unveiled Dogwood, her quilt fabric collection for Henry Glass. It will be available in October. Congratulations Michelle! Related posts: Spring Quilt Market Preview: Shade Garden by Michelle Engel Bencsko Preview: Nature Walk by Michelle Engel Bencsko for Cloud9 Fabrics Fall Quilt Market 2011: Cloud9 – Michelle Engel Bencsko and Gennine [...]