Posts tagged ‘something fine’

Daily Swatch: Dekoplus

1970s Dekoplus floral, from Something Fine on Flickr. Vicky has the largest collection of Dekoplus fabrics I’ve seen — check out this Flickr gallery for more. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Dekoplus Daily Swatch: Dekoplus Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Dekoplus Daily Swatch: Ogee Week

Midcentury Textile Designer Finds Something Fine

Vicky of Something Fine (True Up interview from the Vintage Fabric collector series here) frequently posts her vintage finds to Flickr, and this one received a comment from Bob Pedley, who worked at the company that produced it in the 1950s-60s, Crabtree Fabrics Ltd. Vicky then interviewed him, and that interview is here. At the [...]

Vintage Fabric Collector Series: Vicky Grubb of Something Fine

True Up’s favorite fabrics from Vicky’s collection Please tell the audience a little about yourself, where you live, your blog and shop if you have them, what you do when you’re not sewing … Hello I’m Vicky and I run Something Fine. I live in a town called Kingston Upon Thames in Southwest London — [...]

Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors

Dekoplus Gloria Vintage Fabric, by Something Fine (eBay shop | blog) on Flickr. Those 1970s colors (brown, orange/rust, mustard/gold, avocado green) are done justice in Vicky’s collection of graphic prints from the 1960s-70s. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors [...]