Posts tagged ‘summer 2013’

Dashwood Studio

  { Enchanted Forest by Phyllida Coroneo }   Now this doesn’t happen every day – a new fabric company! Dashwood Studio is a U.K.-based quilting cotton company, which has to be extra great news for the British home sewing community. I first met Creative Director David Sweet when he was with P&B Textiles, and [...]

Heather Ross Fabric and Video Class Giveaway on Creativebug

I think we are all excited to have Heather Ross back on quilting cotton and on jersey knit for the first time, yes? Briar Rose, in stores now, is Heather’s first collection with Windham. She has lots of projects to make it even more irresistible. No doubt inspired by her little girl, two of these [...]

Juliana Horner: Rosette

Joann Fabrics is really stepping it up with their premium quilt collections, which are produced by the company Fabric Traditions. Their lastest is Juliana Horner‘s debut collection Rosette (Juliana is the daughter of another fabric designer you may have heard of). This is like the rookie card of the fabric world, better go get some [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Monaluna

The Spring Quilt Market was a wonderful experience and I am delighted to share my observations with the True Up community over the next few weeks! First up is Monaluna, which specializes in 100% organic cottons. The brand debuted two collections: Raaga, which is available next week (early June 2013) and Free Range, which will [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2013: Rashida Coleman Hale for Cloud9 Fabrics

Alongside Cloud9 Fabric’s booth (Part 1 | Part 2) was designer Rashida Coleman Hale’s inviting booth, featuring her two Cloud9 lines Tsuru and Koi. (Rashida previously designed three lines for Timeless Treasures.)   Rashida’s booth walls were papered with pages cut from old books, letters, and telegrams, with her business card artfully washi-taped at intervals [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Ellen Medlock

Ellen Medlock is a pattern and fabric designer. Based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Ellen also has a brick and mortar store, Ellen Medlock Studio Store. Ellen’s booth at Market featured her Fall 2012 line, Trippy Dippie Floral as well as her upcoming Summer 2013 line, Winter Love. {Comfy Booth} {Trippy Dippie Floral, Hippie Hoops in Turquoise [...]