Posts tagged ‘europe’

New Knits and Cottons by Hamburger Liebe

{ Happy } Susanne Firmenich aka Hamburger Liebe‘s debut collections for Hilco were (naturally) a big success! Her subsequent collections have been coming out over the past few months and it looks like there will be a steady supply of her great prints for all ages on jersey knits, cottons, and coordinating ribbons. You can [...]

New Prints from Anna Ka Bazaar

Anna Ka Bazaar in France has a new collection of fabrics in purples and navy. These are easy, trendy/classic prints on lightweight cotton that would work for kids or adults’ garments, bedding, accessories, and crafts. Worldwide shipping is available, and be sure to sign up for their newsletter for info on their frequent sales. They [...]

Hamburger Liebe for Hilco

In addition to Michas Stoffecke, Hilco is also producing Susanne Firmenich (Hamburger Liebe)’s fabrics on Oeko-Tex certified organic plain woven cotton. It’s a big wonderful group in three colorways, called Dutch Love. In fact the first printing has already sold out and a reprint is happening as we speak. And … matching ribbons! I have seen Hilco [...]

Hamburger Liebe for Michas Stoffecke

You may know German designer Susanne Firmenich, aka Hamburger Liebe, from her Spoonflower designs, which I have featured here before. Some of her Spoonflower designs and dozens more were picked up by two European companies — Hilco, which I’ll show you in the next post, and Michas Stoffecke. Michas Stoffecke has produced a whole slew of designs, and if you count up all [...]

Club Geluk

Club Geluk is a Netherlands-based company that “makes products for grown ups and children for a happy household.” They design their own fabrics and sell them by the meter as well as sewing them up into all kinds of textiles, from bedding and cushions to potholders and bags. I love the retro-kitschy-folky designs! They also [...]

Hilco Digital Prints

I’ve been wondering if/when this would happen — a major manufacturer offering digitally printed fabrics. German apparel fabrics company Hilco is the first I have known of. This print, Ink Rings, is on a viscose jersey knit and is sold through the Netherlands-based Jersey Fashion (who ships worldwide, for those of you looking for women’s [...]

Digital Fabric of the Week: Trois Miettes, and Another European Printer

I’m loving the animal stylings and muted color palette of Trois Miettes, who is Isabelle from Bern, Switzerland. Some but not all of the designs above are for sale through the Spoonflower marketplace. See her full portfolio and find her blog through her website. She also has an Etsy shop through which she sells her [...]

Digital Fabric of the Week: Stoff’n

Thanks to my favorite European fabric-printing addict Smil, I’ve discovered the new German digital fabric printing service Stoff’n. Right now they offer four 100% cotton basecloths: a medium-weight plain-weave, a sateen, a jersey knit, and an upholstery weight, and ship within Europe only (sorry, rest of the world!) Despite that I’m very much enjoying looking [...]

Organic Prints by Volksfaden

{ Linked Birds in gold by Heather Moore } German fabric shop Volksfaden has released its own collection of organic cotton prints, designed by an impressive roster of international design stars: Heather Moore (Skinny Laminx), Jane Foster, Hitomi Kimura (Kalla Textile Design) and Ellen Giggenbach, Sandra Monat, and Volksfaden owner Linda Gaylord. The fabrics are [...]