Posts tagged ‘pink chalk fabrics’

Textile Stew: 8/25/10

Two cool things happening tomorrow (8/26/10): Spoonflower’s second Free Swatch Day starts at noon EST and runs through noon the next day. Details here. And if you’re anywhere near Berlin, don’t miss this Organic Cotton Info Event co-sponsored by Volksfaden. Details here. – And speaking of Spoonflower, Rayela’s Fiber Focus has posted a tutorial by [...]

Laminated Cotton vs. Oilcloth

On the Pink Chalk Studio blog, Kathy has the lowdown on the differences between the new laminated cottons (from Westminster Fabrics in particular) and oilcloth. They are quite different creatures, it turns out. Kathy includes thorough care and sewing instructions for the laminated cottons — and be on the lookout for some projects tomorrow. Related [...]

Fabric Forecast 2009: Three More Shops

To help kick off the new year, I asked fabric sellers, designers, and manufacturers the question: Where is the fabric world (or your corner of it) going in 2009? Today, three more shop owners share their plans and predictions for the coming year … Kathy of Pink Chalk Fabrics wrote: 2009 is going to bring [...]

Holiday Fabrics Roundup, Part 2

Today: the best of this year’s Japanese Christmas fabrics. Shinzi Katoh Christmas — found at From Japan With Love on Etsy (in red too) Santa and Trees – found at This and That From Japan on Etsy (see lots of other good Christmas offerings from her here) Superbuzzy is now offering fat quarter packs! Including [...]