Posts tagged ‘trees’

Japanese Fabric of the Week: Triangle Trees

I’m all for the triangle design trend — this fabric is a Japanese cute take on it. I’m having trouble finding it for sale anywhere though — this was from amyposypress on Etsy but is unfortunately sold out. Related posts: Japanese Fabric of the Week Japanese Fabric of the Week Japanese Fabric of the Week [...]

Giveaway / Q&A: Jessica Levitt on Timber

Nearly a year after bringing her fresh designs to Spring Quilt Market 2009 to find a home, new designer Jessica Levitt sits down to share with us the tale. After you are thoroughly impressed, please enter our giveaway for one of three fat quarter packs of Timber — details at the end of the post. [...]

Daily Swatch: Pattern Types — Half-Drop

Surreal Trees Vintage Fabric, from the collection of Amy Honey on Flickr (she sells vintage fabric, including the trees fabric above, through her Divine Debris vintage shop on Etsy). This is a simple single-motif repeat, but notice how the repeats are all nestled together — I’m not sure whether this would be best classified as [...]

Daily Swatch: Trees

Abstract forest vintage fabric from moxie-girl (Etsy shop, which carries a significant amount of vintage fabric) on Flickr. This one is so awesome it prompted me to create a new Flickr gallery of Holy Grail Fabric, which would also include the fabrics in this post if you could add your own photos, but alas you [...]

Daily Swatch: Trees

Trees from a Gap shirt (yeah, sorry — stretching my definition of vintage here!), from the collection of flymissy (blog) on Flickr. This caught my eye because the non-branch motifs could be leaves in an abstract sense, or mini trees or+ mushrooms covering the forest floor. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Trees Daily Swatch: Trees Daily [...]

Daily Swatch: Trees

Thrifted forest fabric, from the vintage goodies collection of Amanda *Bake It Pretty* on Flickr. Seriously, you have to take a look at her shop. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Trees Daily Swatch: Trees Daily Swatch: Trees Daily Swatch: Landscapes Daily Swatch: Animals of Spring

Daily Swatch: Trees

The Daily Swatch features a piece of vintage fabric (almost) every day. Themes change periodically. Please add your own examples of the theme to the True Up and/or Vintage Fabric Flickr pools. It’s been two weeks of leaves, and now we’re branching out to trees. Sorry — there was just no way around that pun. [...]

Daily Swatch: Leaves

The Daily Swatch features a piece of vintage fabric (almost) every day. Themes change periodically. Please add your own examples of the theme to the True Up and/or Vintage Fabric Flickr pools. Hooray, Fall is here tomorrow! Oh how I’ve been waiting for it. Let’s celebrate with a couple weeks of leaves and trees. The [...]

Daily Swatch: Houses and Buildings

Midcentury Funky Trees and Buildings barkcloth, c.1950s, from the collection of Niesz Vintage Fabric on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Houses and Buildings Daily Swatch: Houses Daily Swatch: Houses and Buildings Daily Swatch: Houses and Buildings Daily Swatch: Houses and Buildings