Posts tagged ‘words’

Daily Swatch: Past Theme Rewind

The theme: Words and Letters. The fabric: Letters 1962 — the letters are from France, Spain, and Brazil. From the collection of fuzzylizzie on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Past Theme Rewind Daily Swatch: Past Theme Rewind Daily Swatch: Past Theme Rewind Daily Swatch: Past Theme Rewind Daily Swatch: Past Theme Rewind

Daily Swatch: Words and Letters

Vintage Marimekko, originally uploaded by retro age vintage fabrics. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters

Daily Swatch: Words and Letters

French Flower Power, from fuzzylizzie on Flickr. Random french words scattered about flowers made with text pattern fills. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters

Daily Swatch: Words and Letters

WTF?, originally uploaded by calicoon. Oops! I realized I didn’t schedule this one properly so it didn’t make it up on Tuesday. Text beginning “once upon a time” floats behind images depicting Aesop’s fables (fox and grapes, tortoise and hare, etc.). The words disintegrate into unreadability — what an interesting design choice! Related posts: Daily [...]

Daily Swatch: Words and Letters

Four seasons, part of my own collection. Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer are each illustrated with a tree in its seasonal state. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters

Daily Swatch: Words and Letters

Vintage words in lozenges, estimated 1940s by the seller (though that’s doubtful — see comments). Looks like it’s a tribute to an unidentified trivia board game. 13.5 x 17 inches, buy-it-now $6.99. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily Swatch: Words and Letters Daily [...]

Daily Swatch: Words and Letters

The Daily Swatch shows one piece of vintage fabric (almost) every day. Themes change periodically. You are welcome to add your own examples of the theme to the True Up and/or Vintage Fabric Flickr Pools. Ink, pens, and ornate letters on colorful blocks, a corduroy print from the collection of Retro Age Vintage Fabrics on [...]