Posts tagged ‘colors’

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

Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors

Super Graphic 70s Kitsch Orange Floral, from Retro Age Vintage Fabrics … also in lime and yellow. 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

Burnt orange, brown, mustard yellow, avocado green … not so anachronistic when it’s Thanksgiving week. These floral fabrics are from DharmaLemon, 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: Two Weeks of Green