Posts tagged ‘liesl gibson’

Preview: The Ladies’ Stitching Club by Oliver + S

Liesl of oliver + s recently treated us to a preview of their upcoming collection for Moda. It’s called The Ladies’ Stitching Club. It started as a group of sewing- and embroidery-themed prints, but Liesl said a story started to evolve about one woman’s a dream about a gorgeous blouse. The dream leads to sewing [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: Moda

Moda’s Country Fair theme booth was impressive- there was a ferris wheel, Moda in lights, and even a photobooth. I met with Lissa Alexander who walked me through all of the new lines they have in the works. First, drumroll please … the pez are back! Although they are now called “Magic Beans,” Moda is bringing [...]

Oliver + S Little Things to Sew Fabrics

Liesl Gibson had a genius idea for her debut book Oliver + S Little Things to Sew. Sewing books are written, the projects in it sewn up and photographed, around a year before the book’s release. If the projects are sewn up in traditionally manufactured fabrics, those fabrics are typically out-of-print by the time the [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2010 – Moda – oliver + s – Modern Workshop

Modern Workshop will be the second collection for oliver + s for Moda. Like the just-released City Weekend, the collection will include quilting cottons AND high-quality interlock knits, only this time we’re also getting laminates. These laminates are PU (polyurethane) coated and meet CPSIA standards for use in children’s clothing. See Liesl Gibson’s video introduction [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2010: More Moda

I missed seeing several collections from Moda firsthand at Market, but I did take home their catalog, and just had to show you some more of their Fall 2010 collections … I am just crazy about Urban Chiks‘ Dream On, and I think you will be too. It’s inspired by vintage sheets, which have a [...]