Posts tagged ‘denim’

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Robert Kaufman – Basics

Robert Kaufman is famous for their basics, and basics seem to be more popular and appreciated these days (maybe as the “new generation” of sewists becomes more savvy?), so now when I gush about solids and basics, people won’t think I’m being ironic! RK just rolled out new Kona solids last year, and this year [...]

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 [...]

Put This On Is Awesome.

Put This On, Episode 1: Denim from Put This On on Vimeo I’m a big fan of fellow UCSC Banana Slug Jesse Thorn’s Sound of Young America and Jordan, Jesse, Go! podcasts, so I was really excited to hear about his newest project, Put This On, and knew+ it would sweep the nation. I remember [...]

How It’s Made: Jeans

If you’ve ever sewn something, this video (from the show How It’s Made) is mesmerizing. Poor quality, but mesmerizing! This show is produced in Canada so most/all of the companies it features are Canadian … anyone have a guess which brand of jeans this is? One of the few not produced in China … Related [...]