Posts tagged ‘riley blake’

Shannon Lamden: Hipster Prints

Shannon Lamden aka Aunty Cooky is one of the original Australian Fabric Mafia members, and now she will have some of her sewing- and needlework-inspired designs printed in the upcoming Hipster quilting cotton fabric collection from Riley Blake. Each print will come in three colorways — see them all here. They’ll be out in May [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2012: Riley Blake Designs

Riley Blake Designs has several new lines coming out in the next few months, from simple solids and basics, to feature prints.┬áChevrons were the focal print of their booth. { Chevron Craze } { Ombre Dots } Riley Blake’s collection Avignon will be available in September and features bright, bold colors. { Avignon: Orange Avignon [...]

Quilting Solids Roundup

Solids have gained (re-gained, maybe) a lot of respect as a quilting fabric in recent years. There’s no better proof of that than the abundance of choices on the market now. Manufacturers small and large are offering their own unique palettes. I thought a little overview of what’s available these days might be useful for [...]

New Release Tuesday: 5-10-11

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.   The Needle Shop: Outside Oslo cotton canvas by Jessica [...]

Textile Stew: Cinco de Mayo Edition

Anna Maria Horner, together with Anchor and Westminster, has launched Anna Maria Needleworks, packages of pearl cotton and stranded embroidery floss that coordinate with her fabric collections. And if you’re going to Spring Market, or just live near SLC, join her at Piper’s Quilts & Comforts, 1944 South 1100 East, Salt Lake City, on Friday, [...]

New Release Tuesday

New Release Tuesday is my periodic roundup of new fabric sightings (mostly quilting cotton) . 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. Seems like it’s either feast or famine with new [...]

New Release Tuesday: 3/29/11

New Release Tuesday is my periodic roundup of new fabric sightings. 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!   In the Kitchen is Alexander Henry’s ongoing retro-themed line, and Griffith Park [...]

Textile Stew: 3/28/11

Denyse Schmidt has a new quilting pattern with McCall’s based on her Spool quilt. The Project Selvage deadline has passed, but there are two weeks left to submit a pattern for the Steven Alan Pattern Design Challenge on Threadless. Ever Kelly has great tips for sewing felt. And over on BurdaStyle, a nice detailed article [...]

New Release Tuesday

Dream On by Urban Chiks for Moda yardage is in stores now! Word on the street is that despite the fierce internet love, this collection didn’t do as well with traditional brick & mortar shops, so not a whole lot of it was printed. If you like it, snatch it up quickly!   City Weekend [...]