Posts tagged ‘umbrella prints’

Umbrella Prints: Floating World

  Umbrella Prints has a new collection called Floating World. It’s a mix of classic Umbrella Prints prints on quilting cotton in a palette of burgundy, peach, pink, mint, and kelly green. There  awesome new print called New Horizon that is hand-screenprinted on organic hemp/cotton. These fabrics can be bought through the Umbrella Prints shop or Umbrella [...]

Umbrella Prints: Elephants Love Water

Elephants Love Water is the new, 100% organic quilting cotton collection from Umbrella Prints. It is expected to start shipping this month from the Big Cartel shop (for Australian customers and neighbors) and the Etsy shop (for the U.S. and elsewhere). It features two designs popularized by their hand screen printed work in new scales [...]

Umbrella Prints Trimmings Competition

Umbrella Prints‘ Trimmings Competition is back, and this year I get to be a judge! All the details are here. I’m a huge fan of Amy and Carly’s work, and this is a great excuse to indulge in their beautiful handprinted fabrics, and get a chance to win a lot more of it. Related posts: [...]

Umbrella Prints: Rock Garden

Back in November, some of my favorite indie Australian indie fabric designers, Umbrella Prints, released their second quilting cotton collection. Though Rock Garden is composed of just three prints, you can see from the quilt in the picture above that less can be more. Rock Garden, along with their first collection Oasis and their hand-screenprinted [...]

New From Umbrella Prints

Umbrella Prints has a new design, Patchwork II, available now in their shop (Etsy — U.S. dollars) (Big Cartel — AU dollars). It’s handprinted onto a 55% hemp/45% cotton basecloth. I love cheater prints — you can use them as-is or cut them up into squares and piece them back together, as you can see [...]

Textile Stew: 07/20/09

Block-printed textiles from Roberta Roller Rabbit via Fibercopia Oh, Fransson!: “Map of the States” Blocks with tutorial. Nettie of a quilt is nice chose the color scheme and almost all of the fabrics for these blocks. Charley Harper Needlepoint Canvases at Purl moopy & me: Grand vintage trompe l’oeil Tootal fabric from Retro Age Vintage [...]

Textile Stew: 06/27/09

Design*Sponge on the Vera Neumann exhibition at Anthropologie in NYC … if you’re anywhere nearby, don’t miss it How About Orange looks at The Perfect Apron and other new craft books Doveflight by Mark Hearld for St. Jude’s, on this is love forever From the new Orla Kiely lookbook via Saídos da Concha moopy & [...]

New From Umbrella Prints

I am so in love with Australian company Umbrella Prints‘ hand-screenprinted fabrics. The coordinates are really well thought out and the colors colours, including these new ones, are so wonderfully vibrant. Designer Carly Schwerdt (Moopy & Me) says that they’ll be available in the shop soon. Related posts: Umbrella Prints Umbrella Prints: Elephants Love Water [...]

Umbrella Prints

Add another shop to the Australian Fabric Mafia — Umbrella Prints, a collaboration between Carly Schwerdt of Moopy & Me and Amy Prior of Pattern House. Currently they sell hand screenprinted yardage of two prints, Elephants and FanFlowers, and patch-packs. All are on 100% organic hemp. I just can’t stop looking at them — the [...]