Posts tagged ‘supergraphics’

New IKEA Fabrics

  Here are some of the newest print fabrics available now at IKEA, with a selvage-to-selvage and a close-up view. Take a look at the woodgrain print — do you suppose IKEA is experimenting with digital printing?                                   Related [...]


  Arvidssons is another Swedish fabric company producing textiles in the great Scandinavian mod/supergraphics tradition. This third-generation family business has been in operation since 1949. You can keep up with each new season’s fabrics and products on their Facebook page, and buy them retail from The Swedish Fabric Company and Scandinavian Textiles on Etsy.       [...]

Marimekko Spring 2013

{ Jokiuoma }   Marimekko Spring 2013 fabrics are available now through the Marimekko website, and will be coming soon I’m sure to AlwaysMod and Finnstyle. { Onnen Omenapuu } { Kortteli } { Astro } { Raanu (organic cotton) } { Vatruska } { Vatruska } { Kompotti }     { Roustikko } [...]

Marimekko Check-O

{ Sonja by Aino-Maija Metsola }   Because we need a Marimekko fix once in a while. The newest prints had emerald before emerald was cool! And triangles after they’re cool. Oh, just kidding. We still love you, triangles, never change! These images are from Design Scandinave in France — these fabrics are also available [...]

New From Marimekko

{ Ikkunaprinssi by Erja Hirvi }   The checkout girl at Home Depot saw my son’s Angry Birds shirt and she said “the most famous thing to come out of Finland!” I didn’t know that! She said, “and Fiskars scissors.” I didn’t know that either! I said, “And Marimekko!,” and she said, “oh yeah”! And so it was [...]


I spotted these Finnish home dec weight fabrics from Vallila at Raystitch (UK). Those crazy Finns and their supergraphics! Never change, Finland! Related posts: Theo From P. Kaufman New From Marimekko Bonbon Kakku Fall Quilt Market 2009: Alexander Henry Part II: Home Dec & Another Featured Collection Bonbon Kakku Spring 2009

Designers Guild: Barcelona

{ Boqueria in Granite } This is the Barcelona collection by Designers Guild. It’s printed on 53% wide, heavyweight 100% cotton. Each print is available in several colorways. See the site to get a better idea of the large scale. Available worldwide to the trade only (it looks like the London stores are retail, but [...]

More Marimekko Autumn 2011

Is anyone still resisting the fact that the 80s are back? Marimekko Autumn 2011′s collection has several prints from their 1980s archives, but it’s not about being retro. I think it’s more that after 20 years of computer-generated lines, people are longing for the genuine texture of hand-rendered art. These prints from the Fujiwo Ishimoto, [...]

Marimekko Autumn 2011

Marimekko‘s newest fabrics for fall 2011 include some new prints and, as always, classics in new colorways and scales. Above are some of the brighter, colorful prints, and I’ll follow up with another post of darker fall colors. Here you see: Elämänpuu (Life) by Anu Luhtanen The classic Pieni Unikko by Maija Isola Jätski (ice [...]