Posts tagged ‘vera neumann’

Daily Swatch: Let’s Ride Bikes

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. Vintage Vera fabric, from the collection of my-name-is-annie on Flickr. And speaking of Vera: Did you see that there is a book on [...]

Daily Swatch: Reunited Colorways With Guest Curator Samatha

This week, we welcome guest curator Samatha, a fellow vintage fabric collector who co-writes the blog Two Green Chickens. She will be reuniting different colorways of the same vintage designs. This pairing pays homage to Vera Neumann. I don’t think I have ever met a Vera design I didn’t adore. The pink colorway is a [...]

Daily Swatch: Butterflies

Vera napkin, from the collection of janssendesigns on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Reunited Colorways With Guest Curator Samatha Daily Swatch: Elephants Daily Swatch: Butterflies Daily Swatch: Butterflies Daily Swatch: Butterflies

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 & [...]

Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

Here’s a 1971 Vera calendar tea towel with Pennsylvania Dutch-inspired motifs, for auction on eBay (current bid $5 with free shipping, ends Jan-25-09 15:13:20 PST). Related posts: Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

LOVE Vera tea towel, originally uploaded by joulesstar. A 1970 design by Vera Neumann. As you can see from this shot, this textile calendar is very long and likely not meant to be used as a dish towel. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels [...]

Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

Vintage Vera 1962 Linen Calendar tea towel with jam jars, from eBay seller parkerwendy. Current bid $9.99, auction ends Jan-18-09 18:35:00 PST. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

1982 Vera Rainbow Themed Kitchen Towel, from Rubylane seller in2vintagecloths. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

1982 Vera calendar tea towel, from the collection of azcindy on Flickr. It’s a charming little touch, putting the calendars inside the jars. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels