Posts tagged ‘u.k.’

Leann Fanny

Leeann Fanny offers her hand screen printed fabrics on Etsy through her shop Little House Martin. She lives and works in Suffolk, U.K., also home to Ms. Lu Summers, through whom I learned of her! The fabrics are printed by the panel, on natural quilting weight cotton. Keep up with her on her blog here. [...]

Ben the Illustrator

The Ben the Illustrator Collection is actually a joint production of husband-and-wife team Ben and Fiona O’Brien. They offer fabrics digitally printed in the U.K., plus cushions and lampshades made from them. There are 12 prints available, printed on Cotton Half Panama (a type I’ve never heard of, and it’s not in my Dan River [...]

Imogen Heath

{ Viaduct and Starling } I saw Imogen Heath’s bedding on Bloesem and was excited to find, after following the link, that she offers fabric yardage of her designs as well. These digitally printed fabrics are printed on a 56″ wide, home dec weight 50/50 cotton/linen blend and are available through Not on the High [...]

Striped Knits at Raystitch

Spotted this entrancing stack of striped knits at Raystitch in the U.K. I know there are more and more striped knits available for fashion sewing all the time, but everyone has their preferences on colors and stripe widths — to me, these are just perfect. Related posts: Knits at Mussukat Preview: Elk Grove Knits from [...]

Teja Williams

I found¬†Teja Williams¬†(teja_jamilla on Spoonflower) by Pinteresting around. She is a freelance surface pattern designer from South Wales, currently living and working in London. These patterns are incredibly skilled and her collections show her talents in a very broad range of styles. I’m envisioning so many of these printed on silk for dresses! Teja also [...]

Mini Moderns: Whitby

I have always wanted UK company mini moderns to bring their wonderful wallpaper designs to fabric meterage, and now they have! I won’t declare any superpowers though, since they’ve been producing fabric for their cushions, tote bags, and tea towels all along. Whitby is hand screen printed in London in three colorways onto 53″ (137cm) [...]

Liberty Art Fabrics Lifestyle Collection

Here is some serious hyperventilation-worthy news: Liberty of London is launching its first Lifestyle fabrics collection this weekend at the Spring Quilt Market in Kansas City! Their first collection is called Bloomsbury Gardens, inspired by the historic district of the same name in London. There will be 11 designs total in five colorways, printed on [...]

Emily Sutton: Deep Sea

The latest fabric from the always-amazing St. Jude’s: Deep Sea by Emily Sutton, screenprinted by hand onto 100% heavyweight cotton. It’s in three colorways, available as metreage, cushion covers, and curtains. Related posts: Herring Moon by Jonathan Gibbs New from St. Jude’s Herring Moon by Jonathan Gibbs Native Heath by Old Town for St. Jude’s [...]

Nancy Straughan

I was first attracted to U.K. designer Nancy Straughan‘s small line of dresses and tunics featuring her prints on silk. She’s now offering her fabric by the yard, digitally printed on organic linen, through her Etsy shop. I love how you could swear these fabrics were handprinted (I did!) until you read the description that [...]