Posts tagged ‘screenprinting’

Three Sheets 2 the Wind

{ Fugi Floral } Designer and teacher Jenny Sauer has been hand-printing her modern home textiles for her brand Three Sheets 2 the Wind since 2004, but only recently has she added fabric yardage to the range of products. Each of these three vintage-inspired designs are printed on white or pebble 100% Irish linen, printed [...]

Book Month: More Surface Design Books

During book month, we’ll be following our longer reviews of recent titles with mini-reviews of similarly themed books. Mary Beth wrote about Amy Karol’s Bend the Rules With Fabric yesterday, so today, here are a handful of other surface design books, both new and old, that we think you’ll enjoy. And don’t forget, if you [...]

Textile Stew: Indie Designers Edition

Textile Stew is a compilation of True Up’s favorite Tumblr and Twitter posts. moopy & me: We love pure colour blu-shed: snowflakes Jesse Breytenbach: Vintage Pattern Ladies — she’s got a few more great new designs too! kalla Textile Design PataPri is back! Crafting a Green World points us to Baby Bird Designs (top) and [...]

Clothkits and Jane Foster

Clothkits has their brand new 2009 catalog available for download. They’ll also send you one via post by emailing info@clothkits.co.uk. As always, their stuff just kills me. I have such a crush on them. I also recently discovered that Clothkits’ main designer Jane Foster has a website and wonderful blog. There you’ll find lots of [...]

Daily Swatch: Gingham

I like the idea of screenprinting onto a gingham basecloth. I don’t know if that’s how this black gingham, part of this six-fabric bundle from Etsy seller paperdollproductions was made, but it looks like it. And I like it. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Gingham Daily Swatch: Gingham Daily Swatch: Gingham Daily Swatch: Gingham Daily Swatch: [...]

Linky Tuesday on Wednesday

New Sales, Giveaways 30% off fabric, tape, and stamps at good-ness. Win 50 yards (!) of Art Gallery Fabrics — details on the Fabtalk blog. A Stitch in Dye is guest blogging and giving away bundles of her hand-dyed/patterned fabrics on Simply Robin. Whipstitch Fabrics is holding a giveaway on The Long Thread Fabric & [...]

Yudu Screenprinting System

I learned about the Provocraft Yudu Personal Screenprinter today through Stacy Sews. The Yudu is an exposure unit, drying cabinet, and printing table/registration system all in one, and it uses proprietary flat screens and water-based nontoxic inks. It looks like a nice alternative to the Print Gocco (what’s the latest story on those — are [...]

Tweets Last Week

More stash sharing: Jennifer Ladd’s interview on Sew Mama Sew, and Oh Fransson shares pictures of her amazing Fabric Closet. Bee Square Fabrics’ Monday Giveaway – Red White & Blue 70′s Daisies found by Niesz Vintage Fabric How to donate fabrics and craft supplies to help crafters effected by the Victorian bush fires, on Moopy [...]

Best of 2008: Rifferaff

Shannon Riffe is a designer/entrepreneur who handprints and sells screenprinted paper goods through her Etsy shop Rifferaff. She shares her learning process as a largely self-taught businessperson on her blog Make It. As a former intern at the organic fabric company Mod Green Pod, she is familiar with the indie/boutique fabric scene. It’s one of [...]