Posts tagged ‘Ribbon’

New Knits and Cottons by Hamburger Liebe

{ Happy } Susanne Firmenich aka Hamburger Liebe‘s debut collections for Hilco were (naturally) a big success! Her subsequent collections have been coming out over the past few months and it looks like there will be a steady supply of her great prints for all ages on jersey knits, cottons, and coordinating ribbons. You can [...]

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 [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2011: Michael Miller – Lush by Patty Young

    Patty Young‘s new collection Lush evokes exotic tropical far-off lands, so I was surprised to read that it was inspired by the Missouri Botanical Gardens! But that’s Patty’s creative genius at work. Like Sandi’s collection, Lush also includes coordinating Cotton Couture solids. See Patty’s blog for info on coordinating ribbons and new patterns, and of course [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: Renaissance Ribbons, Oilcloth by the Yard

So, I’m not sure the next two companies technically fall into traditional True Up coverage, but I’m calling it close enough! Renaissance Ribbons probably provide most of the woven jaquard and fancier ribbons that you see at your local fabric store. They license designs from popular designers like Sue Spargo and Kaffe Fasset and their [...]

Preview: Michael Miller

Here’s a peek at some of the collections Michael Miller Fabrics is introducing this weekend at Spring Market. Expect them in stores this summer!   Children at Play is by children’s book illustrator Sarah Jane, who is one of Michael Miller’s newest designers (there will be several more this year!). It’s an epic collection divided [...]

Textile Stew: 2/9/11

Helen Dardik + Retrosaria = quality ribbon by quality people! What’s Up With Cotton? A dozen or so statements from the major quilting manufacturers on the causes of the price increase of cotton, and what it means for you. (via Fabritopia‘s twitter) Here’s Whipstitch on the same topic. Marimekko is tripling their textile production capabilities, [...]

Daily Swatch: Election Week

I’m deviating from my own fabric-only rule a little here to bring you this eBay auction for 21 yards of vintage ribbon woven with the word “vote.” Buy-it-now price $19.99 + $7.45 shipping. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Election Week Daily Swatch: Fruit Week Daily Swatch: Election Week Daily Swatch: Silk Week Daily Swatch: Silk Week

Ribbons by Jessica Jones

Jessica Jones, who designed the fabric collection Modern Flora, has these cute new ribbons out, also produced by J.Caroline. She’s been producing quite a lot of ribbon from various designers lately, and they just keep getting better and better! Related posts: Amusement Park from Jessica Jones Jessica Jones for Braemore New Fabric by Jessica Jones [...]