Posts tagged ‘reproductions’

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Anna Griffin

This was my first time meeting the folks at Anna Griffin and their new division Blend firsthand, and I was not only impressed by their current and upcoming collections but also how they presented their brand as a whole. Everyone looked professional in sharp black dresses, their marketing materials are stunning, and I think there’s something to be [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Moda Home

The United Notions booth at Market featured just a few of the items from Moda Home line, a line of pre-made home items – mostly ones for the upcoming holidays. There were some great ideas for when your time-to-make-just-one-more-handmade-gift timer runs out! { Mittens instead of stockings – what a great twist on the tradition! [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2012: Robert Kaufman – Story Time!

Last but absolutely not least, two storybook-themed collections introduced by Robert Kaufman this season. The next iteration of the ongoing Dr. Seuss fabrics will be Oh The Places You’ll Go! The wonderful Darlene Zimmerman has Mother’s Melodies, centered around a vintage nursery rhyme book (complete with panel print) and supported by lots of sweet and [...]

Schumacher: Saul Steinberg

Saul Steinberg (1914-1999) was a reknowned artist and illustrator best known for his work for The New Yorker. He worked in all sorts of media including textiles and wallpaper. Schumacher has reproduced three of his prints as both fabric and wallcoverings. Views of Paris (above) is a 54″ wide 100% cotton. Opera is a 70″ [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2011: Timeless Treasures – More Designers

We wrap up Timeless Treasures’ offerings from Fall Quilt Market 2011 with four more designers. Bavaria by Karen Snyder is a 30s-40s Euro-folk reproduction line.   How Tweet It Is by Linda Solovic:   Sweet on NYC by Sugar Pixie (which is newly out in stores):   Samarra Khaja, who got “discovered” on Spoonflower, has [...]

byGraziela

{ 1,2,3 } German designer Graziela Preiser’s work was very popular in 1970s Germany (how great is this archival photo?). A few decades later, she teamed up with her daughter Nina to reissue some of her classic designs under the name byGraziela. The company offers bedding, crockery, towels, posters and wall hangings, bunting, bags, a [...]

Fabric Swatch Fabric Print

How meta! A fabric print of pages from a vintage French fabric swatch book. Spotted at Superbuzzy — it also comes in a beige colorway. Related posts: Sea-Themed Fabric from Kokka Japanese Fabric of the Week: Repro Kitchen Japanese Fabric of the Week: Hello My Friend Manifi-Q by Fumika Oishi Japanese Fabric of the Week: [...]

Sanderson Fifties Collection

{ Mobiles } Because I haven’t been sufficiently jealous of UK people in the last few days, along comes Sanderson and their new Fifties collection, which includes archival prints as well as 1950s-inspired prints by contemporary designers. Check out the interior shots on their website to get a much better idea of the scale and [...]

Happiness Is …

… Finding out-of-print fabrics at not-gougey prices! I was reminded how much I wanted these Aunt Grace Ties One On prints (from 2007, I believe) when I spotted a sliver of the plaid on Lizzy House’s blog (here, to be exact). A quick Googling brought them up at The Sewing Basket in Prosser, WA. Now [...]