Posts tagged ‘licensed characters’

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Camelot Fabrics

Camelot Fabrics out of Montreal has undergone big changes in the last few months. Owner Steve Haupt says that the launch last year of Camelot’s new logo was an outward expression of how he envisions Camelot —- “a new, fresh company in an older trade.” Steve notes that one of the big changes is his [...]

Poky Little Puppy

The latest in Quilting Treasures‘ Little Golden Books series is The Poky Little Puppy — maybe most iconic Little Golden Book? Also recently released: Scuffy the Tugboat. See the QT Library for all their children’s book fabric panels. Related posts: Tawny Scrawny Lion From Quilting Treasures Quilting Treasures: The Saggy Baggy Elephant Richard Scarry Busytown [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2011: Robert Kaufman – More Dr. Seuss

Robert Kaufman is continuing to build their selection of greenSTYLE organic fabrics. One of the new collections is Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax … of course! The quilting cotton collection is accompanied by new coordinating solids. Related posts: Fall Quilt Market 2011: Robert Kaufman – Dr. Seuss Fall Quilt Market 2011: Robert Kaufman – greenSTYLE Fall [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2011: More More Moda

Here are a few more collections coming from Moda. First off, we have Hello Luscious by Basic Grey. See the Moda site to take a look at the collection’s .pdf file — I love the main floral on the striped background, but you can’t see it very well in my shot. Hello Luscious will be [...]

Richard Scarry Busytown From Quilting Treasures

And speaking of Quilting Treasures licensed character collections that tug at my nostalgia strings … coming soon (October, I believe) is Richard Scarry’s Busytown. I’ve shared my love for Richard Scarry here before — as a kid I loved Cars and Trucks and Things That Go far more than Barbie! I’d spend hours looking for [...]

Tawny Scrawny Lion From Quilting Treasures

Quilting Treasures produces some of the best licensed character collections! They have already printed a few collections based on classic Little Golden Books, and this one — The Tawny Scrawny Lion — might be my favorite. I’ve never actually read the story, but I love that patchwork print! And it’s time I got some of [...]

New Release Tuesday: 6/28/11 Part II

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. This week, there was so much to cover, I broke [...]

Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets

My little guy’s room doesn’t have a theme per se, but if I had to name one it’d be Richard Scarry. I love Richard Scarry dearly — revisiting all his books I can see he built the foundations of my tastes in art and design. So I will impose him on my son until he [...]

Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets

Various rad 1970s-80s kids sheets currently on eBay and Etsy. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets Daily Swatch: Vintage Sheets