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Spring Quilt Market 2011: Monaluna

Jennifer Moore of Monaluna had a booth at Quilt Market for the first time to show her self-produced, organic collections Anika and Marin (which are arriving in stores right now) as well as her first collection Monaco. You can get a wee glimpse of her next collection, Taali, over on the Monaluna website! Also look [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: Yara African Fabrics

Yara‘s traditional¬†African fabrics really stood out from the crowd at Quilt Market. Although not traditional quilting fabric, many of these 100% cotton fabrics could be used to make really interesting and different quilts. Yara has a website, but all orders must be placed over the phone. Luckily, the owners are super friendly and will be [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: Timeless Treasures — Rashida Coleman-Hale

Rashida Coleman-Hale, who writes at I heart linen, has a new collection for Timeless Treasures featuring robots (really cute robots!) and flowers. The collections is called I Heart and prints will come on quilting weight cotton and some prints will also come on a linen-cotton blend. The fabrics should be in stores later this month. [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: Windham Fabrics – Jessica Levitt

Jessica Levitt, of Juicy Bits, was promoting her new line for Windham Fabrics, Kingdom. The collection hits stores in August. You can see the whole line on Jessica’s blog here. Related posts: Preview: Timber by Jessica Levitt Spring Quilt Market 2013: Windham Fabrics Fall Quilt Market 2009: Windham Fall Quilt Market 2011: Blend Fabrics – [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: Kokka/Seven Islands

Seven Islands is the U.S. distributor of Kokka fabric and other Japanese fabrics and notions. They were showing the new colors and patterns of Echino, which includes some favorite patterns in new colors: Some of the patterns are available on a woven nylon substrate, which would be great for bags or raincoats. Melody Miller‘s new [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: Art Gallery Fabrics

Art Gallery Fabrics impressed with its prize-winning booth and lovely new prints. I spoke with Pat Bravo, who walked me through all that Art Gallery had to offer. The Pure Elements solids were a huge hit at market and at Sample Spree. They are remarkably soft and the colors are so vibrant. Pat said they will [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: Henry Glass

Lynn at EE Schenck also showed me a few new things coming from Henry Glass. Amy Hamberlin of Kati Cupcake Pattern Co. is coming out with Sugar Blossom, which will be in stores later this summer. Jill Finley‘s cheerful new project is named Sorbet Garden: Finally, I had just enough time to get see the [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: David Textiles

I want to give a massive thank you to Lynn Kraus at EE Schenck (she also showed me Camelot and Henry Glass) for fitting me in, showing me some great stuff, and for being so enthusiastic about True Up and Kim. Lynn has developed a rad line of vinyl decals for sewists and quilters under [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2011: Robert Kaufman – Organic Collections

Robert Kaufman also had a large showing of organic fabrics at market, including a line of organic solids, Pure Organic, which they continue to expand. The Little One collection by Katie Hennagir is also 100% organic and coordinates with the Pure Organic Solids. Pick a Bunch by Nancy Mims (Mod Green Pod) is also 100% [...]