Posts tagged ‘robert kaufman’

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Robert Kaufman – Kids’ Collections

  The ultracreative Suzy Ultman‘s newest collection is the musical-animal-themed Jazz Between Friends.     Forest Playground by Feng Liang     Gnome Living by Illustration Ink     Ruff n’ Tuff by Sleepy Tree       Critter Club by Pink Light Design       Uptown by Brejer, which I suppose could skew [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Robert Kaufman

Robert Kaufman introduced at least two new designers to their roster. Hello Tokyo (and coordinating accessories) is by The Red Thread.       And Sierra and Felicity by new designer Bren Talavera. Great geometrics!     Who’s That Girl? is by fashion illustrator Izak Zenou.           Laurie Wisbrun does the classic kitchen [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Robert Kaufman – Jennifer Sampou

  Jennifer Sampou‘s new collection for Robert Kaufman, Studio Stash, is described as “refined basics.” These blender designs in turquoise, raspberry, citrus, and emerald colorways are sure to find fans from varying traditions/styles. Studio Stash will be out in August 2013.   — Photos and legwork by Sam Hunter. Sam is a fiber artist and quilt designer [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Robert Kaufman – Basics

Robert Kaufman is famous for their basics, and basics seem to be more popular and appreciated these days (maybe as the “new generation” of sewists becomes more savvy?), so now when I gush about solids and basics, people won’t think I’m being ironic! RK just rolled out new Kona solids last year, and this year [...]

Fabric8: Geek Chic – Voting Is Open!

Wow, turns out I really like this theme of Geek Chic! The designers did a great job and now the round of 100 is open for public voting. I picked like 16, but I think Spirographic by Kateaurelia, above, is my superfavorite. Fabric8, if you didn’t know, is a collaboration between Robert Kaufman Fabrics and [...]

Fabric8: Geek Chic

Robert Kaufman and Spoonflower have rejoined forces for another round of Fabric8, a contest to discover eight bold, modern designers. The ultimate winner gets a fabric collection with Robert Kaufman and a Wacom digital drawing tablet. The theme is Geek Chic, and they’ve made a Pinterest Board to get your ideas flowing. See the timeline [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Robert Kaufman – Florals

Finally, from Robert Kaufman this upcoming season, the floral collections. Above, Genevieve’s Garden — white pigment-printed designs on a cream cotton cloth, outlined in black or red. The effect is really light and delicate — seek these out to see and touch in person if you can!     Fancy Flight Nancy Mims of Mod Green [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Robert Kaufman – Holiday/Seasonal

Cynthia Frenette is a fabric designer newish to Robert Kaufman, having recently released a print collection celebrating modern quilts. Next up from her is a Christmas collection, Retro Christmas.   And Ann Kelle is back for another round of Jingle! And now a complete mood-change … Halloween 2013! Sleepy Hollow will work year-around for you goth [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Robert Kaufman – Fashion Fabrics

Robert Kaufman has been a major producer of fashion fabrics for designer/manufacturers all along. But they also supply them to retail stores — here’s what to look forward to this season. All these will be available starting in January 2013. First up, the fine-wale Cool Cords, featuring some great retro prints and coordinating solids. The [...]