Posts tagged ‘cosmo cricket’

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Lots More Moda!

  { Pat Sloan joins the Moda bus with Eat Your Fruits and Veggies!}     { Juggling Summer by also-new-Moda0designer Zen Chic }   { Me & My Sister Designs }     { Lauren & Jessi Jung’s newest is Birds & Berries }     { Joanna Figueroa (Fig Tree & Co.)’s new book [...]

Previews: Moda Summer-Fall Collections

I can’t wait till market to dive into the next season’s worth of fabric, can you? Well then let’s check out Moda, who has the next four month’s worth of collections viewable on their site now. ABC 123 by American Jane, out August 2012. And I’m not even done going crazy over School Days yet, are [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2011: Moda – Salt Air by Cosmo Cricket

Nautical collections were a distinct theme at this market — they were about halfway divided between classic boating-and-sea motifs and more wild, creative interpretations. Salt Air by Cosmo Cricket (their second collection for Moda) falls in the latter category for sure. Salt Air has scales-within-scales, whale’s tails, a graphic take on a seashell, bubbles, and [...]

New Release Tuesday: 6/28/11 Part 1

New Release Tuesday is my periodic roundup of new fabric sightings (mostly quilting cottons). These fresh arrivals have started to arrive in fabric shops and are ready to buy. Retailers, as always, if you carry any of these collections, let us know in the comments. Wow, I’ve put this off so long that the new [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: Moda

Moda’s Country Fair theme booth was impressive- there was a ferris wheel, Moda in lights, and even a photobooth. I met with Lissa Alexander who walked me through all of the new lines they have in the works. First, drumroll please … the pez are back! Although they are now called “Magic Beans,” Moda is bringing [...]

New Release Tuesday

New Release Tuesday is my periodic roundup of new fabric sightings (mostly quilting cotton) . These fresh arrivals have started to arrive in fabric shops and are ready to buy. Retailers, as always, if you carry any of these collections, let us know in the comments. Seems like it’s either feast or famine with new [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2010: Andover

I started this Quilt Market out at Lizzy House’s rocking, standing-room-only schoolhouse presentation, and ended it at the Andover booth for some quickie shots of their upcoming collections from our favorite designers. Lizzie is an AMAZING public speaker, people! She shared the results of this survey and had people laughing and sometimes even gasping at [...]

New Release Tuesday

Which new fabric collections are now in the shops and ready to buy? Since Tuesday is the day of the week when new music and DVDs tend to be released in the U.S., I thought I’d follow along (even though fabric doesn’t follow this kind of schedule). Shops, as always, if you carry any of [...]