Posts tagged ‘Barkcloth’

Fall Quilt Market 2012: Anna Griffin

This was my first time meeting the folks at Anna Griffin and their new division Blend firsthand, and I was not only impressed by their current and upcoming collections but also how they presented their brand as a whole. Everyone looked professional in sharp black dresses, their marketing materials are stunning, and I think there’s something to be [...]

Full Swing Textiles

{ Moonlight in the Pines }   OK, how have I managed to get this far along without ever hearing of Full Swing Textiles? Full Swing started out as a vintage shop in Newport, Rhode Island in the 1980s. In 1986, they purchased a lot of 16,000 yards of deadstock vintage barkcloth fabric. As that [...]

Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Ogee

Vintage 1960s barkcloth (sold out) from Retro Age Vintage Fabrics. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Ogee Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Ogee Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Misc. Tessellations Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Ogee Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – One-Way

Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Ogee

An asymmetrical ogee design — barkcloth maybe? This one has been hanging out on my hard drive and I don’t know the source — sorry! If you recognize it, let me know. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Ogee Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Ogee Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – Ogee Daily Swatch: Pattern [...]

Daily Swatch: Pattern Types – One-Way

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. In a continuing series on pattern types, this week the Daily Swatch will feature one-way prints. These are prints in which the motifs [...]

Daily Swatch: Medallions

Atomic Fun barkcloth from the collection of just jenny on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Folky Geometric Week Daily Swatch: Barkcloth Week Daily Swatch: Medallions Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Medallions

Daily Swatch: Leaves

Aaah! I always forget about showing examples from my own collection. Here is a good leaf barkcloth of mine — I was drawn to the combination of chartreuse and green, bright red and burgundy. With gold running through the veins. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Two Weeks of Green Daily [...]

Daily Swatch: Leaves

Pink leaf barkcloth at Revival Fabrics. One 46 inch wide x 2 yard remnant is $69. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Those 70s Colors Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves Daily Swatch: Leaves

Daily Swatch: Landscapes

This is an authorized Grandma Moses fabric based on her embroidery Mt. Nebo On The Hill. It’s from the collection of Niesz Vintage Fabric (blog|shop) on Flickr. And here’s another Grandma Moses fabric: Early Springtime on the Farm by Grandma Moses, also for Riverdale. This barkcloth print is from the collection of Saltygal on Flickr. [...]