Posts tagged ‘oliver + s’

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Lots More Moda!

  { Pat Sloan joins the Moda bus with Eat Your Fruits and Veggies!}     { Juggling Summer by also-new-Moda0designer Zen Chic }   { Me & My Sister Designs }     { Lauren & Jessi Jung’s newest is Birds & Berries }     { Joanna Figueroa (Fig Tree & Co.)’s new book [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

New Release Tuesday

New Release Tuesday is my periodic roundup of new fabric sightings (mostly quilting cotton) . 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. Seems like it’s either feast or famine with new [...]

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 [...]

New Release Tuesday

Dream On by Urban Chiks for Moda yardage is in stores now! Word on the street is that despite the fierce internet love, this collection didn’t do as well with traditional brick & mortar shops, so not a whole lot of it was printed. If you like it, snatch it up quickly!   City Weekend [...]

Textile Stew: 9/8/10

Central Texans! Here’s something to look forward to after being soaked by Hermine. The Austin Area Quilt Guild Show is September 17-19. It has moved to the Palmer Events Center so you know it’s going to be the biggest and best one ever. And Malka is one of the vendors! If you’d like a pair [...]