Posts tagged ‘rashida coleman hale’

My New Venture: Cotton + Steel

I hope you all have been well! Thank you for the sweet and understanding response to my shuttering True Up. It really means a lot to me. As promised, I’m finally posting about my new project. At Fall Quilt Market we officially launched Cotton + Steel, a new brand/division of RJR fabrics. Melody Miller is [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Rashida Coleman Hale for Cloud9 Fabrics

Alongside Cloud9 Fabric’s booth (Part 1 | Part 2) was designer Rashida Coleman Hale’s inviting booth, featuring her two Cloud9 lines Tsuru and Koi. (Rashida previously designed three lines for Timeless Treasures.)   Rashida’s booth walls were papered with pages cut from old books, letters, and telegrams, with her business card artfully washi-taped at intervals [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Cloud 9 Fabrics

The dynamic duo behind Cloud 9, Michelle Engel Bencsko and Gina Pantastico, presented so much this Market, I didn’t know what to show you first!  All of Cloud 9′s gorgeous designs are printed on 100% certified organic cotton.   First up, Mixteca by Eleanor Grosch.  Eleanor pairs both cool and warm brights with black and white to [...]

Preview: Tsuru and MicroMod from Cloud9

I can hardly believe it, but it’s already getting to that time where companies are rolling out their previews of their collections debuting at Fall Quilt Market. We have already learned that the ever-growing Cloud9 Fabrics has brought Rashida Coleman-Hale, Rob Bancroft, Eleanor Grosch, Steffie Brocoli, and Lisa Congdon onto their designer roster for Fall [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2012: Timeless Treasures – Designers

Here’s a look at Timeless Treasures‘ designer collections from Spring Quilt Market 2012. These are all in stores now. Ship Shape is a dramatic and graphic take on nautical by the awesome Alice Kennedy. I’m seeing patriotic kids’ clothes as well as modern nursery decor and quilts.     Hoodie is keeping with the produce [...]

Stationery Print by Rashida Coleman-Hale

Rashida Coleman-Hale has an upcoming collection with Timeless Treasures partly inspired by Japanese washi tape. For whatever reason, this design didn’t make the cut, but she’s offering it on sale at Spoonflower. I love the idea of designers of conventionally produced collections expanding their collections with digitally printed fabrics. The price is higher of course, [...]

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 [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: Timeless Treasures — Rashida Coleman-Hale

Rashida Coleman-Hale, who writes at I heart linen, has a new collection for Timeless Treasures featuring robots (really cute robots!) and flowers. The collections is called I Heart and prints will come on quilting weight cotton and some prints will also come on a linen-cotton blend. The fabrics should be in stores later this month. [...]

Preview: Cutebots and Flower Shop by Rashida Coleman-Hale

Rashida Coleman-Hale (of the blog I Heart Linen and the book I Love Patchwork) has unveiled her not-one-but-two debut collections for Timeless Treasures. They are called Flower Shop and Cutebots, each coming in a warm and cool colorway, and each featuring some prints on a cotton/linen blend. There will also be coordinating solids as well [...]