Posts tagged ‘leaves’

Daily Swatch: Trees

The Daily Swatch features a piece of vintage fabric (almost) every day. Themes change periodically. Please add your own examples of the theme to the True Up and/or Vintage Fabric Flickr pools. It’s been two weeks of leaves, and now we’re branching out to trees. Sorry — there was just no way around that pun. [...]

Daily Swatch: Leaves

Eames (era) leaves, from the collection of superminx (website) on Flickr. Mylaar also has this print in a blue colorway. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Mushrooms Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Mushrooms Daily Swatch: Birds Week Daily Swatch: Leaves

Daily Swatch: Leaves

Herringbone weaved vintage kimono fabric, c.1950s-60s per seller. 36″ x 44″, $23 from Etsy seller tessimal. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Butterflies Daily Swatch: Silk Week Daily Swatch: Leaves

Daily Swatch: Leaves

Aaah! I always forget about showing examples from my own collection. Here is a good leaf barkcloth of mine — I was drawn to the combination of chartreuse and green, bright red and burgundy. With gold running through the veins. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Two Weeks of Green Daily [...]

Daily Swatch: Leaves

I’ve never seen a print like this — like a ceiling fan viewed from below. One yard of Blue Leaves and Calico, c.1950s, available from Antique Fabric. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves

Daily Swatch: Leaves

Pink leaf barkcloth at Revival Fabrics. One 46 inch wide x 2 yard remnant is $69. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves

Daily Swatch: Leaves

Vintage 50s-60s graphic squares, fruit, and leaves fabric in cocoa, pink, and aqua from Etsy seller violetsandgrace. 1.75 yards, $20. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves

Daily Swatch: Leaves

The atomic 50s design era sure liked leaves. Leafy is from iheartlinen (aka Rashida)’s stash on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Barkcloth Week

Daily Swatch: Leaves

Wow. Lots of fantastic contributions to the True Up Flickr Pool for the leaf and tree theme! This atomic leaf design in yellow, black, and white comes to us from Donna Flower. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves