Posts tagged ‘patty young’

Spring Quilt Market 2010: Michael Miller Designers – Patty Young & Knits

Patty Young had her own booth showing off her brand new kids’ collection, Playdate, and Michael Miller’s new knit collection, which is part her prints and part Michael Miller Studio prints. I hope Patty will do another guest appearance over here to talk more about these knits and how to sew with them — this [...]

Guest Post/Giveaway: Patty Young on Flora & Fauna

This winter was a flurry of activity for fabric designers; it saw the releases of dozens of new collections, including Patty Young‘s Flora & Fauna for Michael Miller Fabrics. We invited Patty to stop by the True Up, um, “virtual offices” (have a seat on the virtual couch! There’s room for virtually everybody!) to share [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2009: Michael Miller — Designers

Sandi Henderson introduces her new Meadowsweet I’d like to think my lack of pictures from the Michael Miller designers’ booths indicates that I was entranced by the gorgeous designs and riot of rich, happy color, and was just living in the moment. But I was entranced by everyone I covered, so that’s no excuse. I [...]

Preview: Flora & Fauna by Patty Young

Hot on the heels of Mezzanine, Patty Young just unveiled her next collection Flora & Fauna for Michael Miller Fabrics. Shown above is just one of the four colorways. As she wrote, it’s a departure from her previous two collections — it is much more organic, and the closest she’s ever gotten to conversational prints [...]

Interview: Patty Young on Mezzanine

Patty Young is a busy woman. If you follow her on Twitter, you know that her days typically start very early, involve a lot of coffee, and are filled to the brim with Getting Things Done. (I’m not sure quite how she manages to get it all done, but I strongly suspect it’s the coffee.) [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2009: Lantern Bloom, Whimsy, Summer Soiree, Mezzanine

This post is part of a series reporting on the Spring 2009 International Quilt Market by True Up East Coast Stringer Mary Beth of Supafine. Ready for some more from Michael Miller? Then onward, followers! To the first of the company’s four featured individual designers with new collections! Ho! Let’s begin with+Pillow and Maxfield’s Whimsy. [...]

Spring Market Sneak Peaks: Mezzanine by Patty Young

Mezzanine is Patty Young’s second collection for Michael Miller. On her blog, Patty talks about how working and traveling abroad in Europe inspired the collection. You can also see lots more images of sewn items, giving you a better idea of the prints’ scales. Related posts: Interview: Patty Young on Mezzanine Fall Quilt Market 2010 [...]

Fabric Forecast 2009: Three Designers

To help kick off the new year, I asked many fabric sellers, designers, and manufacturers the same question: Where is the fabric world (or your corner of it) going in 2009? Today, three designers share their plans for the upcoming year: Birdie Damask, from the Andalucia collection by Patty Young Patty Young, designer of the [...]

Quilt Market Fall 2008: Michael Miller

It was close to closing time on the first day of Quilt Market, so we were all in a bit of a visually overstimulated daze at that point, but Kathy Miller of Michael Miller Fabrics was nice enough to sit down with Michelle and I for over an hour talking about their new fabrics (their [...]