Posts tagged ‘cotton-linen blend’

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Kokka – Melody Miller

Do you remember that scene in Amélie when the former occupant of Amélie’s apartment is reunited with his boyhood cigar box full of treasures? If so, you know a bit of how it felt to be in Melody Miller‘s booth this market. She had my childhood on those shelves and under that tree. It was, [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Kokka

Kokka’s distinctive prints are always one of the high points at Market.  A portion of the booth was dedicated to Ellen Luckett Baker‘s new line Stamped (which is new in stores now). Inspired by hand-prints, the simple shapes and designs are perfectly suited to the cotton-linen blend fabric and the amazing array of colors. Ellen’s fabric [...]

New Prints From Tara Davy Textiles

Kelani Fabric Obsession in Australia commissioned these sweet prints from designer Tara Davy. Her first prints for the Kelani were on woven cotton and jersey knit, these are hand-printed on on a 55-56″ (140cm) wide 55% linen / 45% cotton blend. It’s cute how both have a swoopy thing going on, but two totally different [...]

Preview: Stamped by Ellen Luckett Baker for Kokka

Ellen Luckett Baker (author of the blog The Long Thread, the book 1, 2, 3 Sew, and my kind helper outer at Spring Quilt Market this year) will be releasing her second fabric collection with (cue angel choir) Kokka! It’s called “Stamped,” and it’s inspired by the handmade, block-printed look. There will be six prints [...]

Dutch Door Press for Kokka

Keli saw a glimpse of these fabrics at Spring Quilt Market, but I didn’t realize till seeing them at Fabricworm and Matatabi that they were designed by San Francisco’s Dutch Door Press, who have been letterpressing and screenprinting their Penn-Dutch and Euro-folk motifs since 2007 on Etsy — I’ve always wanted to see them design [...]

Studio Bon for Schumacher

{ Bellows } Studio Bon (aka Bonnee Sharp) produces interior fabrics that are screenprinted by hand in the United States. They are printed onto 100% linen, 100% cotton, or a cotton-linen blend. The fabrics are distributed by Schumacher. See the Studio Bon website for inspirational images and the Schumacher site to see more designs and [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2012: Robert Kaufman – Fashion Fabrics

The beautiful London Calling 2 will also have coordinating cotton lawn solids.   I bet this Cotton/Linen blend chambray and denim feels uh. maze. ing. Dobby Stripe cottons have endless possibilities.   Rebecca Embroideries … available now!   Nantucket Patchwork, for summery clothes for the whole family.         Laguna Cotton Jersey features prints by Ann Kelle, animal [...]

Ricco Ricco from Kokka

This abstract take on a map print from Kokka comes in four colorways on a cotton-linen blend. Spotted at Fabricworm. Related posts: Kokka Cotton Linen Dutch Door Press for Kokka Japanese Fabric of the Week: Jolis Copains from Kokka Kokka Trefle Scandi Prints Kokka Luluca

Preview: Heather Ross: Nursery Versery

The pre-Quilt Market previews are starting to roll in! Heather Ross just announced her next collection for Kokka, Nursery Versery, and has lots more pictures on her blog. You don’t see “This Little Piggy” depicted visually very often, so I’m quite smitten! The collection is printed on the lightweight cotton-linen blend that Kokka has been [...]