Posts tagged ‘folk’

Kokka Trefle Scandi Prints

Folky/Pennsylvania Dutch/Scandinavian motifs have been a trend in fabrics for a couple years now. Are you tired of it yet? Not me. These prints are part of the new Trefle offerings from Kokka. Spotted at Fabricworm — there are a few other colorways, including black and grey, and a cute little mushroom coordinate. Related posts: [...]

Lecien: My Folklore

On the heels of last week‘s Euro-retro-folk-via-Japan print from Kokka, the newest iteration of Lecien‘s popular and ongoing My Folklore collection has just started arriving in stores. Each of the four prints comes in 4-6 colorways apiece. Long live Euro-retro-folk-via-Japan! Related posts: My Folklore by Lecien Folklore by Kokka Dutch Door Press for Kokka Japanese [...]

Folklore by Kokka

Here’s something new for all you vintage-European-folk-by-way-of-Japan fans — a bird and floral print on a hemp-cotton blend, from Etsy seller JapanKawaiiYa. Related posts: Lecien: My Folklore Dutch Door Press for Kokka New Print From Pippijoe: Elka Kokka Cotton Linen My Folklore by Lecien

Vintage Americana

Let the eagle soar! Americana, both from Hillary Lang on Flickr Americana Cheater Print, from Dotty Logic on Flickr Americana Print Feedsack from Antiquefabric.com Kitchen Novelty print from VintageTreasureHuntn on Etsy. Related posts: Daily Swatch 6/6/08: Stripes Week Daily Swatch: Christmas Daily Swatch: Pennsylvania Dutch Week (Continued) Daily Swatch: Ogee Week Vintage Plaid & Check

Hamburger Liebe: My Aunties and Life Is Sweet

Susanne Firmenich (aka Hamburger Liebe)’s designs have been featured before as the Digital Fabric of the Week and as part of Farbenmix’s first collection. She’s recently added two new collections for sale on Spoonflower which I wanted to share with you today. First is My Aunties, which Susanne says is “a collection of vintage designs [...]

Daily Swatch: Dekoplus

I don’t know much about the company Dekoplus except that they were based in the Netherlands and produced very distinct mod/folk designs in the 60s and 70s (and perhaps beyond). Above: Dekoplus vintage cotton curtains from mannagryn design (blog) on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Dekoplus Daily Swatch: Dekoplus Daily Swatch: Dekoplus Daily Swatch: Those [...]

The Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Tossed

Wrapping up this week of tossed prints, here’s a prototypical tossed novelty print — and a super sweet valentine-y one at that, from the collection of kimmymade (blog | shop) on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Tossed Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Tossed Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Tossed Daily Swatch: Pattern [...]

Japanese Fabric of the Week

This Polish folk print, made to look (I think) like a vintage flour sack, was spotted at Karaku Style on Etsy. Related posts: Japanese Fabric of the Week Japanese Fabric of the Week Japanese Fabric of the Week Japanese Fabric of the Week Japanese Fabric of the Week

Daily Swatch: Pennsylvania Dutch

Red Pennsylvania Dutch-y fabric from Japanese shop Pindot. I’m hosting my first Thanksgiving dinner this year so I’m going to sign off till Friday, when I’ll post a holiday edition of the sale alerts. Happy Thanksgiving and long holiday weekend, everyone! Related posts: Daily Swatch: Folky Geometric/Pennsylvania Dutch Daily Swatch: Pennsylvania Dutch Daily Swatch: Pennsylvania [...]