Posts tagged ‘rayon’

Cute Bright Fun

  Vintage rayon-acetate blend polka dot print, from Cute Bright Fun on Etsy, who has a nice selection of fabrics leaning toward the latter end of midcentury. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Feathers Vintage Calico Vintage Dress Fabrics and Rayons at Sharon’s Four Birds Vintage Daily Swatch: Rayon

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Amy and David Butler

Amy Butler‘s Alchemy collection is very complex! At 46 pieces you could be forgiven to not keep them all straight, but they’re divided up further into a lot of different substrates.   The Studio Collection contains 12 different prints in different fabrics, including rayon challis, sateen bliss, voile, velveteen, laminates, and linen rayon, aimed at [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Anna Maria Horner

Hard to know where to look at Anna Maria Horner‘s booth – there was so much to see and it’s all so pretty. Field Study, previously released in quilting cotton and now with rayon challis, voile, and velveteens joining the range, was made up in clothing, quilt, and bag patterns.   Anna’s Needleworks embroidery and tapestry collection patterns and kits [...]

Milk Fabric

Milk and sleep are the only things I’m able to think about these days, so it’s kind of funny that this story on milk fabric has popped up (via Spoonflower on Twitter). With the rising cost of cotton and the growing interest in more environmentally friendly textiles, maybe milk fabric will catch on. Well, the [...]

Blog Tour: Amy Butler on the New Soul Blossoms Substrates

Recently Amy Butler and her assistant Mallory got in touch to see if I’d be willing to kick off a blog tour for Amy’s new fabrics. Of course I immediately said yes! I know everyone is thrilled to see Amy’s designs on the new apparel-friendly substrates of rayon, corduroy, and voile for the first time, and [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: Westminster/Rowan – Amy Butler

Amy Butler‘s fabric was some of the first fabric that I ever bought, so I was thrilled to meet her in person and see the new lines. The booth featured Amy’s new line, Organic Soul, features prints “derived and rescued” from Amy’s Soul Blossoms collection. These prints will be available in FIVE substrates: corduroy, a [...]

Vintage Dress Fabrics and Rayons at Sharon’s

Sharon’s Antiques Vintage Fabrics (Rickrack.com) just added a dress fabric section to the site, with lengths of lightweight prints actually long enough to make dresses from. And while you’re there, don’t miss the vintage rayons page (a selection of which is shown above), or the rest of the site for that matter, full of amazing [...]

Daily Swatch: Feathers

Feathers and Quills rayon blend, two half meters available, AUD $19.99 each from Retro Age Vintage Fabrics. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Feathers Daily Swatch: Feathers Daily Swatch: Kitchen Daily Swatch: Feathers Daily Swatch: Feathers

Kaffe Fassett Collective Apparel Fabrics

Kaffe Fassett. Brandon Mably. Voile. Rayon. Corduroy. Fleece. February 2010. YES. {Kaffe Fassett Asian Circles Rayon in Pink} {Kaffe Fassett Millefiore Rayon in Red} {Kaffe Fassett Jungle Paisley Voile in Tangerine} {Kaffe Fassett Floating Flowers Voile in Scarlet} {Brandon Mably Corduroy Jazz in Brown} {Brandon Mably Polar Fleece Waves in Circus} I knew there were [...]