Posts tagged ‘u.k.’

Miss Print

{ Little Trees Monochrome } Miss Print in the U.K. produces hand-screenprinted, environmentally fabrics, wallpaper, cushions, and lampshades. The fabrics are printed on a home decor weight linen-cotton or 100% cotton basecloth. The team of Yvonne and Rebecca Drury also have a book called The Printed Pattern which focuses on printing repeating patterns by hand. [...]

John Lewis: Spheres

I was looking over the latest fabric offerings at John Lewis, which I gather is a slightly more upscale Target in the U.K. (If Target sold fabric, that could be dangerous.) a department store on par with Macy’s or Nordstrom in the U.S., only with fabric (dreamy!). Spheres, from John Lewis’ exclusive in-house collection, is [...]

Wendy Bray

Fibercopia links to this .pdf article from World of Interiors by designer Wendy Bray. Ms. Bray has been designing since the late 1940s and is still working today. Sanderson will be bringing one of her prints to fabric later this year, and she’s also working with The Art of Wallpaper on a colleciton. She said [...]

Pretty Printed Linens

Dots and stripes linen bundle at Seamstar UK. (via Donna Flower‘s Pinterest) Related posts: Sources for Linen Online Cabbages and Roses: Northcote Range Rapture & Wright Celina Mancurti Vintage Fabric Source Roundup: Part II – Etsy

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 [...]

Native Heath by Old Town for St. Jude’s

Last time I posted about St. Jude’s new fabrics I neglected to point to Native Heath by Old Town … because it’s my favorite and I thought I already had posted about it! Old Town is a slow clothing manufacturer — they produce approx. 50 garments per week (in classic and functional silhouettes for men [...]

Two New Fabrics From St. Jude’s

Painswick by Ed Kluz, available in two colorways. Nature Table (curtain) by Angie Lewin, available in four colorways. Both of these new fabrics are from St. Jude’s, and both are screenprinted in the UK onto a heavyweight linen union. { images from St. Jude’s } Related posts: St Jude’s U.K.: Two New Prints Herring Moon [...]

Gabriela Larios: Cuentos from my Childhood

Gabriela Larios is a London-based designer/illustrator based in London, UK. She has designed a charming collection called Cuentos (Stories) from my Childhood, available on Spoonflower. The collection was inspired by her native El Salvador, and the main print was inspired by a book called Cuentos de Cipotes by Salvadoran artists Maya and her father Salarrué. She [...]

Laura Slater Textiles

UK designer Laura Slater screenprints her line of textiles by hand in her Wakefield, West Yorkshire studio. From her About page: Designs evolve through an interplay of colour and pattern with architectural and organic elements. Hand drawn design concepts involving line, mark and texture are developed directly onto cloth in parallel to the hand finished [...]