Posts tagged ‘painterly’

Fall Quilt Market 2012: P&B Textiles

P&B Textiles has lots of trend-conscious collections bursting with personality and soul coming out this coming winter and spring: Out of This World is the next collection from illustrator Jill McDonald. It’s a delightful collection centered around two big, fun panel prints.   Silvia’s Garden (pdf link), translated from paintings by Bulgarian fine artist Silvia Vassileva.     Dottie’s [...]

Blend Fabrics July 2012

I’m looking forward to seeing what Blend Fabrics has to offer for its sophomore effort. By the looks of these two collections, set to be in stores in July, it’s going to be great. Hope Chest is by Josephine Kimberling, and features her always fashion-forward florals (including a cross stitch floral), this time paired with [...]

Italian Digitally Printed Silks

Italian. Digitally printed. Silk. Floral. Painterly. GIMME. Spotted at Harts Fabric. Harts has several other digitally printed silks from Italy in their High Fashion Fabrics section. Related posts: Thai Silks Sew Bettie’s Digitally Printed Fabric Flocking Birds Silk at Britex Lela Rose Silk at Britex Fabrics Geometric Silks at Mood

Fabric 8

Here’s another fun fabric design contest, and I want a True Up reader to win! Spoonflower and Robert Kaufman Fabrics have teamed up for Fabric 8. They’re looking to glorify eight of the world’s best amateur textile designers, and one of those eight will go on to receive $1000, a design contract with Robert Kaufman [...]

Digital Fabric of the Week: C’est La Viv – Zig Zag

Canadian artist/designer Vivian Ducas, aka C’est La Viv, has met with some wonderful successes in the past year — one of her designs was included’s trends for 2012 and featured on the Today Show! She has added several beautiful collections and individual prints to Spoonflower since I last checked in — Zig Zag combines [...]

Karen Tusinski: Gallery Fiori

Karen Tusinski is an amazingly talented painter. Her work has been translated into a fabric collection by P&B Textiles — the collection Gallery Fiori is the latest to result from P&B’s partnership with Lilla Rogers Studio, who represents Tusinski (as well as fellow P&B designers Helen Dardik, Carolyn Gavin, and Jenn Ski). This painterly, textured, [...]

Roses for Your Weekend

Happy weekend everyone! I’m going to try to catch up on some sleep … you? ( 1960s painterly rose on blue cotton, from Retro Age Vintage Fabrics ) Related posts: Daily Swatch: The Painted Floral Daily Swatch: Cheater Prints Milk Fabric Fabric Forecast 2009: Retro Age Vintage Fabrics Daily Swatch: Teapot Week