Posts tagged ‘heather bailey’

Spring Quilt Market 2011: FreeSpirit — George Mendoza, Dena Designs, Nel Whatmore, and Heather Bailey

Let’s keep going, shall we? While I didn’t get all of FreeSpirit‘s new offerings, this covers the last of the the designers-without-booths that I did mange to collect. George Mendoza‘s Color of the Wind is all about the blues, oranges, and purples. FreeSpirit has printed two of the prints in two colorways on their microfleece, [...]

Textile Stew: 10/20/10

First off, I just wanted to let you know that posting will be light for the next two weeks — it’s crunch time for Quilt Market. Then the market post deluge will begin! This time I hope to Twitpic pictures from the market floor, so follow me on Twitter to live vicariously through me. I [...]

Nicey Jane Giveaway From The Quilted Castle

Nicey Jane is here! Nicey Jane is here! (That’s Heather Bailey‘s new collection for FreeSpirit, if you’re not as obsessed with all this as we are.) The Quilted Castle is giving away a fat quarter set of 20 of the prints in the blue/green colorway. To enter, just visit The Quilted Castle, then come back [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2009: Heather Bailey

You’re mostly up to speed on Heather Bailey from the Schoohouse Post, but here is some more detail for you from her award-winning booth. #1. Check out the pillow! Digital printing! Here’s the full story that inspired the prints, straight from the brochure: “Small-town girl, Nicey Jane, heads to the city on Friday nights to [...]

More Favorites

Constança of Saídos da Concha loves Mirabelle Tana Lawn from Liberty. Sarah of Ruby’s Daughter (shop) loves these mums from Heather Bailey‘s Freshcut line. Studio Tamar loves Amy Butler‘s Wall Flower from the Lotus line. What is your favorite? Related posts: More Favorites Liberty of London: New Season Liberty Art Collection Q&A: Sheer Fabrics No [...]

Heather Bailey Store

Heather Bailey, designer of the FreeSpirit fabric lines FreshCut and the new Pop Garden, has announced her own online store. She’s calling it the “early bird launch,” so there might be some minor kinks, but you can pre-order her fabric, paper products, new sewing patterns, and more directly from the source. Shipping begins August 14, [...]

Heather Bailey: Pop Garden and Bijoux

As at least 1,850 (!) of you already know, Heather Bailey has announced her much-anticipated followup to Freshcut: two coordinated “sister” collections, Pop Garden and Bijoux. See a slideshow preview, set to music even!, here. Pop Garden is bold, bright, graphic, modern florals — some 2-D, some 3-D; Bijoux is a collection of smaller-scale geometrics, [...]

Review: Heather Ross and Denyse Schmidt at Bolt; Fabric 2.0 Party

Sarah of Sewer-Sewist was kind enough to be my reporter and review the open-to-the-public events that happened along with Quilt Market this past weekend. This is also the first of I hope many guest writer appearances on True Up. Thank you SO much, Sarah! There was a funny sort of feeling in the air all [...]