Posts tagged ‘p&b textiles’

Spring Quilt Market 2013: P&B Textiles

P&B Textiles featured five exciting new collections at the Spring Quilt Market, alongside an updated basics collection, Bear Essentials Two, which consists of eleven tonal patterns and textures in a variety of colors. In total there are 64 different options in this collection! One of my favorite collections at market was Intersections (above), designed by [...]

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 [...]

Quilting Solids Roundup

Solids have gained (re-gained, maybe) a lot of respect as a quilting fabric in recent years. There’s no better proof of that than the abundance of choices on the market now. Manufacturers small and large are offering their own unique palettes. I thought a little overview of what’s available these days might be useful for [...]

Jessica Hogarth: VeloCity

Jessica Hogarth is a recently graduated textile and surface pattern designer from the U.K. She’ll be officially launching her studio work at the British Craft Trade Fair this April, but in advance of that, we get to enjoy her debut fabric collection, VeloCity, from P&B Textiles. After I post this I’m running right over to [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2011: P&B Textiles – Adeline by Nancy Mahoney

Adeline is a new 30s reproduction collection by Nancy Mahoney for P&B. Ms. Mahoney is a quilter, teacher, author, and designer. She has designed over a dozen fabric collections with P&B, and this is something like her 5th or 6th 30s collection. What a great mix of prints. If you’re loving the dress below as [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2011: P&B Textiles – What a World by Jill Mcdonald

Jill McDonald is a surface designer and illustrator specializing in children’s prints. What a World, her first collection for P&B, is an ultra cute, panel-rific take on the Small World theme. Related posts: Fall Quilt Market 2012: P&B Textiles Fall Quilt Market 2011: P&B Textiles – Adeline by Nancy Mahoney Fall Quilt Market 2011: P&B [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2011: P&B Textiles – Soul Garden by Carolyn Gavin

Carolyn Gavin‘s newest collection for P&B is called Soul Garden. It’s bursting with color and butterflies and you can practically hear the flute playing Grieg’s “Morning.” I love Carolyn’s painting that she put in the display too. Related posts: Fall Quilt Market 2011: P&B Textiles – Adeline by Nancy Mahoney Fall Quilt Market 2011: P&B [...]

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, [...]

New Release Tuesday: 6/28/11 Part II

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. This week, there was so much to cover, I broke [...]