Posts tagged ‘handkerchiefs’

Fall Quilt Market 2010 – Michael Miller – Tammis Keefe Tribute

If you’ve read True Up or my old craft blog Dioramarama for any amount of time, you probably know that midcentury textile designer Tammis Keefe holds a very special place in my heart (here’s a link to all my posts tagged with her name). Handkerchiefs were Keefe’s speciality but she was a surface designer in [...]

Digital Fabric of the Week: Wedding Invite Handkerchiefs

Kelli Anderson designed these combination invitation/driving directions/hankies for Brooklyn-based photographer Youngna Park‘s upcoming wedding. This is a perfect example how digital textile printing’s powers can be used for highly customized applications. Photo from youngna on Flickr, via Craftzine. Related posts: Digital Fabric of the Week: Julia Monroe Digital Fabric of the Week: Hamburger Liebe Digital [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2009: Moda Home

Well, this year I failed to see the upcoming fabric collections from Moda (their booth complex is a mini city and everyone is constantly busy!) but I did get to take pictures of the Moda Home products, shown here, and the quilts and a couple of the designers’ booths, which I’ll save for a later [...]

Daily Swatch: Leaves

Vintage leaves hankie from catslye on Flickr. Happy autumn, northern hemisphere! Related posts: Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves

Daily Swatch: Christmas

Noel Tea Towel designed by Luther Travis, from – julia – on Flickr. I see some echoes of Tammis Keefe’s Noel hankie designs — I wonder which came first? Related posts: Daily Swatch: Christmas Daily Swatch: Butterflies Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Christmas Daily Swatch: Cats

Daily Swatch: Christmas

Christmas hankies for sale at Sharon’s Antiques (rickrack.com). Related posts: Daily Swatch: Christmas Daily Swatch: Christmas Daily Swatch: Christmas Daily Swatch: Christmas Daily Swatch: Christmas

Daily Swatch: Christmas

Christmas textiles by my hero, Tammis Keefe. Images collected from misc. eBay auctions, some current. More Tammis Keefe Christmas designs here. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Butterflies Tammis Keefe Birds In Search of: Tammis Keefe Daily Swatch: Christmas Daily Swatch: Christmas

Tammis Keefe Birds

I’ll wrap up these two weeks of vintage bird prints with some bird textiles by my superhero Tammis Keefe. Here’s a previous post about her. See more Tammis Keefe birds here, and more Tammis Keefe in general at the Tammis Keefe Textiles Flickr group. Related posts: In Search of: Tammis Keefe Fall Quilt Market 2010 [...]