Posts tagged ‘hemp’

New From Sara Lee Parker

Husband-and-wife team Sara Lee Parker and Simon Hunt screenprint original designs by hand on a hemp/organic cotton blend basecloth. These newest designs represent the Spring 2013 collection and are available by the yard from HoneybeGood. Aprons, Totes, napkins, and other finished products can also be found direct from Sara Lee Parker’s shop on Etsy. Related [...]

Sarah Waterhouse

U.K. designer Sarah Waterhouse has a new collection of hand-printed fabrics, and she’s gone from printing panels to printing running meterage. These two new prints, Deco and Thunderbolt, are printed with organic inks on hemp and organic cotton. She says she’ll soon be adding an upholstery weight fabric too. All these are currently available through her [...]

Nani Iro 2013

The Nani Iro 2013 collection by Naomi Ito is starting to arrive in stores. Along with the double gauze, most prints come in a unique colorway on a hemp-cotton blend. The Nani Iro website seems to grow and grow with each season, there is now a web shop through which you can purchase the fabrics and [...]

Pickering International

Pickering International is a San Francisco-based wholesale company specializing in textiles made from sustainable and organic fibers. They have all manner of fabric types made from organic cotton and linen, hemp, bamboo, soybean, silk, wool, and other fibers (yak!). And blends thereof. These are just some of the prints and woven or knit patterns, but [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Rimmon Imported Fabrics

Quilt Market is perceptibly shifting to cater to sewists-at-large. We not only have an ever-expanding range of fashion and home decor fabrics, but a growing presence of jobbers. Jobbers purchase fabric directly from mills and supply fabric stores, designers, and small manufacturers. The thoroughly delightful Rimmon Brothers are jobbers who are also U.S. distributors for a [...]

Cloth Australia

Cloth Fabric is probably the first Australian hand-screenprinting fabric company to appear on my radar. I realized I hadn’t checked in for a while and it turns out they have several new prints and other product lines going on. If you’re not familiar, Cloth is a small independent fabric company that has been operating out [...]

Sara Lee Parker

{ Crepe Myrtle } Sara Lee Parker designs and prints yardage, fat quarters, and home textiles, and greeting cards with the help of her husband and mom in her home studio in rural Georgia. She prints on a hemp-organic cotton blend with water-based inks, and many of the designs are available in two or more [...]

New Print From Pippijoe: Elka

Australian designer Pippijoe has just introduced a gorgeous new hand-screenprinted fabric print, Elka. Elka in the Storm colorway, above, is currently available in her Etsy shop. It’s printed on a hemp/organic cotton blend that is suitable for light home decor items and clothing. Elka also comes in black on hemp/cotton blend and 100% upholstery-weight hemp, [...]

Betz White: Mod Max

{ Moth } Mod Max is Betz White‘s second organic, digitally printed fabric collection. Each print is a single element from nature blown up to a large scale, “Sort of like a graphic interpretation of macro-photography,” she writes. Betz’ fabrics are printed in the U.S. on an off-white, hemp-cotton blend canvas basecloth, and uses nontoxic [...]