Posts tagged ‘lizzy house’

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Andover

Andover brought their A-game to market along with a fresh new red and white logo featuring a circle with a lower case ‘a’. Along with a host of fresh new collections, the buzz in the Andover arena centered around a new Textured Solids collection and the announcement that Andover was unveiling an exclusive Downton Abbey [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Andover Fabrics Part I

{ Lucky Penny Quilt by Alison Glass, Quilted by Lisa Sipes } Over the past several years, Andover has been making a name for themselves on the modern scene by offering fabrics with a fresh perspective, and they did not disappoint this time around. Andover unveiled three new collections this year at Fall Market: Lucky Penny by [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2012: Andover Fabrics

Andover is becoming a major player on the contemporary/modern scene — they’re one of the small handful of companies who is going to be exhibiting at Quiltcon early next year, so that should tell you something!  Here’s what we got to see at Spring Quilt Market, and we know there’s lots more excitement to come. First up, once-Austinite, [...]

Lizzy House: Hello Pilgrim

{ Wanderer Palette } Hello Pilgrim is Lizzy House‘s newest. Most (all?) of her previous collections have been centered on conversational prints, but Hello Pilgrim marks a turn to a more classic assortment of florals and geometrics. Well, there’s butterflies, but butterflies are about as floral as you can get in a novelty motif. These [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2011: Lizzy House

{ Lizzy in camouflage against a backdrop of Outfoxed } Clearly people can’t get enough Lizzy House, since she had not-one-not-two-but-three collections showing at Quilt Market! I’m so excited for them all: Outfoxed, already in stores; her Halloween collection (those ghosts! The candy corn triangles!); and Hello Pilgrim, which might not be out till the [...]

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 [...]

Textile Stew: 3/1/11

Thanks to this interview on the Colette Patterns blog, I now know that Mena Trott (famously of Six Apart, Movable Type, et al.) is back in the sewing blog world (anyone remember Sew Wrong?) with The Sew Weekly, and of course she’s kicking ass and taking names. The Fat Quarterly is pitting 64 modern fabric [...]

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 [...]

Blog Tour/Giveaway: City Quilts by Cherri House

Today I’m thrilled to host the grand finale of Cherri House‘s blog tour to celebrate her new book City Quilts. OK, confession — I was just late in asking to be included, so Cherri was kind enough to tack me on to the end of the tour! Jessica is the rightful grand-finale host, but I [...]