Posts tagged ‘european’

Znok Design

I hope you don’t mind me paying all this attention to knits lately … since I started sewing with them for baby #2 they’ve been an obsession. These are from Znok Design of Sweden, and can be purchased directly from Znok, the U.S.-based Nature’s Fabrics, Vermiljoenshop in Belgium, and Crafty Mamas in Australia. (That should [...]

Jane Foster on Etsy

UK designer Jane Foster, who makes amazing screenprints, cushions, and sewn toys, is offering remnant packs of vintage fabrics on Etsy. These include rare European juvenile prints from the 60s-70s from manufacturers like Dekoplus, Graziela, and Heals — fabrics you never ever come across in the U.S. So grab them while you can! Related posts: [...]

Blog Tour/Giveaway: Little Girls, Big Style by Mary Abreu

Little Girls, Big Style by Mary Abreu Stash Books/ C&T, 2010 Today we welcome the awesome Mary Abreu, who writes the blog Confessions of a Craft Addict and just had her first book, Little Girls, Big Style come out with Stash Books (an imprint of C&T). Mary and I have hung out a number of [...]

New Fabrics From Farbenmix

Three new prints from German pattern, ribbon, and now fabric company Farbenmix are available now from Volksfaden. Above: Florafox by luziapimpinella; below: Owl Love by Hamburger Liebe and Raccoon Woods by paulapĆ¼. Owl Love is on 59″ wide corduroy, and the other two prints are 55″ poplin. Related posts: Digital Fabric of the Week: Hamburger [...]

Giveaway: Farbenmix Fabrics

I previously featured the new prints produced by German pattern/ribbon/embellishments company Farbenmix in this post. The Farbenmix folks were kind enough to send me a big package of fabric and coordinating ribbons! And I’m here today to share the wealth. Tell me your favorite print in the comments, and I’ll draw four names to receive [...]

Meet the Sponsors: Bunte Fabrics

Yvonne poses with some of her great European fabrics In the past few years, Japanese fabrics have taken worldwide crafting scene by storm, but all the while — just more quietly — European fabrics have become more widely available too. Yvonne is the proprietress of Bunte Fabrics, which focuses on European fabrics, patterns, and notions [...]