Posts tagged ‘recycled’

Designtex: Alistair, and How to Buy To-the-Trade Fabrics

This week’s Home Dec Fabric of the Week selection comes once again thanks to Modern Fabrics‘ weekly newsletter. It’s Designtex’s Alistair, an “extreme performance” fabric that comes in 12 colorways. (Modern Fabrics has Strawberry, top left, for only $18/yard, and I encourage you to follow the link to get the full effect of the beautiful [...]

Textile Stew: 08/3/09

marimekko ♥ on mecozy Lucienne Day Graphica fabric – eBay (item 380145063884 end time Aug-11-09+12:32:32 PDT) One Designer’s Inspiring Rope Tricks | Design & Innovation | Fast Company via Spoonflower’s Twitter Store Locator map on Lilly Pulitzer Bloomin’ Workshop launching the Recycled Clothing Quilt-Along katy elliott: Smitten in Wiscasset, Maine & Paulette Rollo Blankets Related [...]

Betz White Q&A and Book Giveaway

Today True Up welcomes Betz White, author of the new book Sewing Green: 25 Projects Made with Repurposed & Organic Materials (STC Craft), on her blog tour. Betz is the queen of crafting with felted (or fulled, if you’re a stickler for terminology) thrift-store sweaters — her first book was Warm Fuzzies: 30 Sweet Felted [...]