Posts tagged ‘design’

Inspiration Board: Triangles

I’ve been conceiving some patterns and am mighty inspired by triangles. Here are some new and old uses of this motif from various media. This is a collaboration between Mati McDonough and Lisa Congdon for the upcoming exhibit Little Pink Houses at The Curiosity Shoppe in San Francisco Tammis Keefe Candy, Sewing & Nibs hankie, [...]

My Blues on COLOURlovers

My blue vintage fabrics are featured on COLOURlovers. See the previous entries in the series too: Red, yellow, brown and purple. Related posts: My Purple and Brown Vintage Fabrics on COLOURlovers My Yellows on COLOURlovers My Fabric on COLOURlovers Seamless Studio Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets

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Urban Burp: all vintage fabric shop in San Francisco. Laughing Purple Goldfish Design‘s no-join method of cutting fabric into looooong strips to make “fabric yarn” for knitting, crocheting, or weaving. (via Whipup) Michelle of Cicada Studio is doing another linen swatch giveaway! Enter by this Sunday, 6/29/08, 9pm EST. The Sew Mama Sew blog interviews [...]

Directionality in Fabric

As Spoonflower and other digital textile printing services make custom fabric accessible to the masses, I thought it might be helpful to talk about fabric design basics. Since I am not a fabric designer by trade, I called in Michelle Engel Bencsko of Cicada Studio to help write this. She graciously obliged. Thank you SO [...]