Posts tagged ‘urban chiks’

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Moda

At market, Moda is a fixture and they often have a fun and whimsical theme to welcome you into their section of the floor, and they have a big compound of booths! This market they had a theme of Glamping and color. The dip-dyed paint stirrers were my favorite part of their area. It’s a [...]

Blog Tour: Deploy That Fabric

Jen Eskridge of ReannaLily Designs is my new-Stash-book sister! Her book, Deploy That Fabric: 23 Sewing Projects That Use Military Uniforms in Everyday Life, is all about upcycling military uniforms to celebrate service members, and mixing these textiles with modern fabrics to create beautiful and awesome things for everyone. Of course, I have to zone [...]

New Release Tuesday

New Release Tuesday is my periodic roundup of new fabric sightings (mostly quilting cotton) . These fresh arrivals have started to arrive in fabric shops and are ready to buy. Retailers, as always, if you carry any of these collections, let us know in the comments. Seems like it’s either feast or famine with new [...]

(The Triumphant Return of) New Release Tuesday

New Release Tuesday is my weekly roundup of new fabric sightings. These fresh arrivals have started to arrive in fabric shops and are ready to buy. Retailers, as always, if you carry any of these collections, let us know in the comments. It’s been a long time since the last New Release Tuesday … it [...]

Fall Quilt Market 2010 – Moda – Urban Chiks

I know a lot of you, like me, have always wondered who the Urban Chiks are — I have always loved their collections, but there is nothing out there on the internet about them. Well, this market the Moda catalog finally revealed their identities! They are in-house designers Alison Scully and Holly Hickman, who also [...]

New Release Tuesday

Dream On by Urban Chiks for Moda yardage is in stores now! Word on the street is that despite the fierce internet love, this collection didn’t do as well with traditional brick & mortar shops, so not a whole lot of it was printed. If you like it, snatch it up quickly!   City Weekend [...]

Preview: Dream On by Urban Chiks

I dare say that the vintage bedsheet-inspired collection Dream On by Urban Chiks for Moda is one of the most anticipated collections of the year so far. Personally, even though it might be irrational, the thought of buying used vintage sheets oogs me out a bit (especially with bedbugs in the news, not that they [...]

Spring Quilt Market 2010: More Moda

I missed seeing several collections from Moda firsthand at Market, but I did take home their catalog, and just had to show you some more of their Fall 2010 collections … I am just crazy about Urban Chiks‘ Dream On, and I think you will be too. It’s inspired by vintage sheets, which have a [...]

Urban Chiks: Sweet

(feed readers: please click over to see the slideshow, if you don’t mind!) I want to know more about Urban Chiks, who design for Moda. The website doesn’t name names, but says: These two young designers each bring something very different to the drawing board. One has a background in fashion and a flare for [...]