Posts tagged ‘fabric collections’

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 [...]

Dashwood Studio

  { Enchanted Forest by Phyllida Coroneo }   Now this doesn’t happen every day – a new fabric company! Dashwood Studio is a U.K.-based quilting cotton company, which has to be extra great news for the British home sewing community. I first met Creative Director David Sweet when he was with P&B Textiles, and [...]

Heather Ross Fabric and Video Class Giveaway on Creativebug

I think we are all excited to have Heather Ross back on quilting cotton and on jersey knit for the first time, yes? Briar Rose, in stores now, is Heather’s first collection with Windham. She has lots of projects to make it even more irresistible. No doubt inspired by her little girl, two of these [...]

Cloud9 Fabrics at Joann

  Joann Fabrics is stepping up its game with designer collections (DS Quilts, Lisette, Juliana Horner) and they are even bringing organic cotton to the masses for the first time with Cloud9′s collection, House & Garden. I understand designers having collections in independent shops and chain stores simultaneously is not without controversy (and we can certainly [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Art Gallery Fabrics – Pat Bravo and AGF Studio

Art Gallery Fabrics had a large presence at the Spring Quilt Market with an adorable and creative company-wide booth and individual booths for each of their designers. The individual booths gave each designer a chance to promote their collection in a unique way and was a wonderful opportunity to get to know each designer’s personality [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2013: In the Beginning

  In The Beginning Fabrics was showcasing a number of contemporary fabric lines at Spring Quilt Market this year. Known for their artistic print collections, In The Beginning has recently released a line of solids called Modern Solids. The collection has 40 colors from crisp grays to vibrant reds and oranges to soft blues and was [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Monaluna

The Spring Quilt Market was a wonderful experience and I am delighted to share my observations with the True Up community over the next few weeks! First up is Monaluna, which specializes in 100% organic cottons. The brand debuted two collections: Raaga, which is available next week (early June 2013) and Free Range, which will [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Rashida Coleman Hale for Cloud9 Fabrics

Alongside Cloud9 Fabric’s booth (Part 1 | Part 2) was designer Rashida Coleman Hale’s inviting booth, featuring her two Cloud9 lines Tsuru and Koi. (Rashida previously designed three lines for Timeless Treasures.)   Rashida’s booth walls were papered with pages cut from old books, letters, and telegrams, with her business card artfully washi-taped at intervals [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Cloud9 Fabrics – Fall-Winter 2013-2014

Earlier, we showed Cloud9′s summer 2013 collections, now here’s what’s coming in fall and winter, including collections several new designers. Dem Bones is Sarah Watson’s delightful take on human anatomy. “People are really excited about this because they can make something that teenage boys won’t be embarrassed by,” says Michelle. Accordingly, Dem Bones ties made [...]