Posts tagged ‘organics’

Saffron Craig: Valley View

Valley View is Saffron Craig’s newest organic cotton collection for Fern Textiles in Australia. It is composed of eight prints in a bright spring/summer palette of pink, yellow, purple, and black, with elements of mod 1960s, cross stitch, and (as always!) the Australian landscape. There is a cheater print and a signature Saffron border print [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Amy and David Butler

Amy Butler‘s Alchemy collection is very complex! At 46 pieces you could be forgiven to not keep them all straight, but they’re divided up further into a lot of different substrates.   The Studio Collection contains 12 different prints in different fabrics, including rayon challis, sateen bliss, voile, velveteen, laminates, and linen rayon, aimed at [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Clothworks

As we saw with many companies this Market, Clothworks featured solids. Their goal is to offer their collection, Everyday Organic Solids, at an affordable price. Their organic fabric is surprisingly soft to the touch! The Clothworks booth featured two quilts made from their solids.  I love the colorful sawtooth stars of varying sizes — especially the [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Green Bee Design & Patterns

{ Alexia and Michelle Abegg of Green Bee Design & Patterns } Green Bee Design & Patterns had a booth at market for the second time ever to show off their hot-off-the-presses sewing pattern collection, and how great they look paired with Rob Bancroft’s new fabric collection, MicroMod for Cloud9 Fabrics. (Rob is 1/3 of Green [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Cloud 9 Fabrics

The dynamic duo behind Cloud 9, Michelle Engel Bencsko and Gina Pantastico, presented so much this Market, I didn’t know what to show you first!  All of Cloud 9′s gorgeous designs are printed on 100% certified organic cotton.   First up, Mixteca by Eleanor Grosch.  Eleanor pairs both cool and warm brights with black and white to [...]

Preview: Elk Grove Knits from Birch Fabrics

Birch Fabrics is introducing their first organic knits collection! Elk Grove Knits is expected in stores May 2013 and I’m sure we’ll be seeing more of it at Quilt Market (along with the companion quilting cotton and home dec collections). I already have a chevron T-shirt and some elk baby rompers formed in my mind. [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2012: Clothworks

Here’s a look at Clothworks‘ newest offerings. Alyssa Thomas of Penguin & Fish is up first, with her second organic collection Picnic Pals. Clothworks expanded their organic solid colors to go with the Pals, and Alyssa has a companion embroidery pattern which you can get for free by signing up for her newsletter. Which you [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2011: Robert Kaufman – greenSTYLE

Robert Kaufman’s greenSTYLE organic fabrics range continues to expand. Not only do we have The Lorax, but three other exciting modern collections. First, Modern Whimsy by Laurie Wisbrun. Again, I was in such a frenzy that I spaced on photographing the beautiful booth displays! But you can see Laurie’s here. You know she has a [...]

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 [...]