Posts tagged ‘polka dots’

Quilt Market Fall 2008: Japanese Fabric: Kokka

We’ll start this Quilt Market coverage with the Kokka booth. There was actually a complex of booths under the umbrella of Seven Islands (who I’m pretty sure doesn’t have a website yet), the U.S. distributor for Kokka, Echino, Sunfelt, Cosmo, Kiyohara, and other Japanese textile companies. Naturally I got sucked in, stayed forever, took a [...]

Daily Swatch: Birds Week II

Mod birds and polka dots, from Niesz Vintage Fabric (shop | blog) on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Birds Week Daily Swatch: Not Quite Polka Dots Week Daily Swatch: Birds Week II Daily Swatch: Birds Week Daily Swatch: Birds Week

Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week

From vintage LOVE on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Not Quite Polka Dots Week Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week

Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week

From Pindot. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Not Quite Polka Dots Week Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week

Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week

From Primrose Design on Flickr — see more of her dotty vintage fabrics too. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Not Quite Polka Dots Week Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week

Daily Swatch: Not Polka Dots Week

1. Wacky Dots, 2. Confetti, 3. Cotton Bursts, 4. Easter Eggs, 5. Sand Dollars & Olives, 6. Strawberry or Apple?, 7. Loops, 8. Blue Bubbles, 9. Green Olives, 10. Farm Life OK, swatches-plural today. Ms. candyconnection22 has the. most. incredible. collection of vintage fabric on Flickr, including all these dots. I couldn’t pick just one. [...]

Daily Swatch: Not Quite Polka Dots Week

Page from Vintage Fabric From the States, copyright 2005 Pie Books — available in the U.S. from You Work for Them. This week’s theme is dots. Not polka dots really, but variations thereof. Multiple colors or sizes. Repeats other full-drop and half-drop. Other motifs thrown in, but the dots are still the main players. Doughnuts, [...]

Ode to the Polka Dot

This week is devoted to the humble, classic, perfect polka dot. When I started sewing a few years ago there was a surprising dearth of polka dots on the market. Now they seem to have made a comeback. Today’s selections were found mostly on eQuilter and the Virginia Quilter (links go directly to their dots [...]