Posts tagged ‘jenean morrison’

Fall Quilt Market 2011: FreeSpirit/Westminster – Jenean Morrison

Jenean Morrison had an insanely creative booth. So I would have given her the Creativity Award if Quilt Market hadn’t beaten me to it. It made me think “Is there anything fabric can’t do?” Also, I’ve compared fabric to music before (collections = albums, etc.) so it’s just so helpful when designers actually name their [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: FreeSpirit – Tina Givens, Jenean Morrison, and Erin Mcmorris

FreeSpirit will be shipping Tina Givens‘ Pernilla’s Journey this July. It’s a combination of quilting weight cotton and linen cotton blend prints and takes its inspiration from one of Tina’s favorite childhood books about a young girl who lived in a place called Parrot Jungle. Check out the whole line here (there is a great [...]

New Release Tuesday

New Release Tuesday is my periodic roundup of new fabric sightings (mostly quilting cotton) . These fresh arrivals have started to arrive in fabric shops and are ready to buy. Retailers, as always, if you carry any of these collections, let us know in the comments. Seems like it’s either feast or famine with new [...]

Spring Previews

Designers are sharing peeks at their upcoming collections, most of which will first show at Spring Quilt Market in May and be in stores soon after. Follow the links to see! 1001 Peeps by Lizzy House Happy Mochi Yum Yum by Happy Zombie Paris Apartment by Bari J. Silent Cinema by Jenean Morrison Storyboek by [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2010 – Freespirit – Jenean Morrison

Here’s a fun fact for you: Jenean Morrison is as amazing at Bejeweled Blitz as she is as an artist and fabric designer. I just started playing recently and she has not budged from the top of the high score chart. (If you don’t know what Bejeweled Blitz is, don’t investigate, because you’ll get sucked [...]

Preview: Wild World by Jenean Morrison

Jenean Morrison‘s upcoming collection Wild World for FreeSpirit maintains her signature closely packed, dazzingly complex design style, revisits the oft tones of her debut collection Moondance, yet marks a new turn into organic floral motifs. Jenean explains the inspiration behind Wild World: My inspiration for this collection came from the modern movement of creative people [...]

Textile Stew: 6/16/10

Polly Danger Notions makes bias tape (and more) from vintage and new fabrics. (via the Fabric Bar blog) Two articles about digital printing trends in fashion — Wall Street Journal, Khaleej Times. Sewing tips for sheer fabrics, on the blog. Superbuzzy just went to Japan, and got to see lots of new stuff that [...]

Q & A: California Dreamin’ by Jenean Morrison

Today we’re going to get a behind-the-scenes chat with Jenean Morrison, the sweet and extremely talented designer behind Free Spirit‘s Moondance, Picnic Parade and her latest, just-released collection, California Dreamin‘. Jenean is a prolific artist and pattern and surface designer, designing everything from rugs to stationery to (you guessed it) fabric. She often shares her [...]

Preview: Jenean Morrison’s California Dreamin’

Jenean Morrison‘s new collection is called California Dreamin’, and there are previews up on her blog (made up into Blythe dresses!) and on the Freespirit blog too. I’m loving the elaborate medallions … Jenean really has a way of drawing you in. California Dreamin’ will be available in stores in September … look for our [...]