Posts tagged ‘kate spain’

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Moda

As always, Moda Fabrics had a huge booth at Quilt Market! Here are a few highlights: This groovy lady is Vanessa Christenson, aka V and Co. Vanessa has a new collection called Simply Style full of chic graphic prints in vibrant colors. Vanessa’s skirt is made with one of the new prints which is a [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2012: Moda – Kate Spain

{ all photos by Ellen Luckett Baker of The Long Thread } Kate Spain‘s Cuzco (.pdf link) is inspired by Peru and Peacocks. She gave us a peek on her blog … here’s the sunny orange/pink colorway. Love those stars! That ikat! See it all in the Facebook album. Also an October 2012 release. Related [...]

Previews: Moda Summer-Fall Collections

I can’t wait till market to dive into the next season’s worth of fabric, can you? Well then let’s check out Moda, who has the next four month’s worth of collections viewable on their site now. ABC 123 by American Jane, out August 2012. And I’m not even done going crazy over School Days yet, are [...]

A Fair Use Exercise.

I have been watching the now-settled legal battle between Emily Cier / C&T and Kate Spain like a hawk. C&T is also my publisher, Emily could just as easily have been me. And still could be. For my book, I credited the designer and manufacturer when known and gained permission to use most of the [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2011: More Moda

Moda has an in-house mini-collection called Made With Love (in fact that was the theme of the Moda boothscape this Market). It includes this great vintage sewing-themed print, a few ruler prints, and a few different types of cut-and-sew labels for your projects. See it all here in this .pdf. The fabrics are out in [...]

New Release Tuesday: 6/28/11 Part 1

New Release Tuesday is my periodic roundup of new fabric sightings (mostly quilting cottons). 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. Wow, I’ve put this off so long that the new [...]

(The Triumphant Return of) New Release Tuesday

New Release Tuesday is my weekly roundup of new fabric sightings. 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. It’s been a long time since the last New Release Tuesday … it [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2010 – Moda – Kate Spain

I got to meet the lovely Ms. Kate Spain for the first time, and let me say she is just the nicest person, and so easy to talk to! She had her first booth at Market to show off Central Park, her fourth collection for Moda, as well as her other surface design work for [...]

New Release Tuesday (on Wednesday)

Country Lane by Bari J. for Windham (Meadow Monarchs print shown above, courtesy Ms. Bari herself) — we’ll definitely be seeing and hearing more about this collection ’round these parts. The very pretty Sonoma by Frachelle Contreras for Henry Glass. She’s got a giveaway going on her blog right now. A trio of new collections [...]