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  • Spoonflower — custom printed fabric - blog & news

    Spoonflower makes it possible for individuals to design, print and sell their own fabric designs. It was founded in May 2008 by two Internet geeks who had crafty wives but who knew nothing about textiles. The company came about because Stephen’s wife, Kim, persuaded him that being able to print her own fabric for curtains was a really cool idea..

  • High Tech Three Dimensional Textiles by Aleksandra Gaca - blog & news

    Aleksandra Gaca is a textile designer from the Netherlands whose fascination with three dimensional weave structures has led to the creation of unique acoustical textiles. For inspiration she draws from the structure and repetition found in architecture as well as from more dynamic concepts such as dance, drama and movement. Aleksandra's broad use of materials, from soft mohairs to super strong monofilaments, make her high tech fabrics particularly qualified for wall covering, partitions or screens within architectural spaces...

  • Space Age Fabrics by Verner Panton - blog & news

    Verner Panton (1926-1998) was a master of the fluid, futuristic style of 1960s design which introduced the Pop aesthetic to furniture and interiors. Born in Denmark, he made his name there before settling in Switzerland in the 1960s... [more fabric images]

  • Bauhaus Vintage Fabrics - blog & news

    This iconic 1972 design by Susan Collier & Sarah Campbell was inspired by the Gunta Stolzl tapestry which hangs in the Bauhaus. A vibrant colour palette of reds, greens, pinks and blues - a stunning fabric...

  • Echino — Japanese cotton fabrics by Etsuko Furuya - blog & news

    Japanese fabric designer Etsuko Furuya's use of vibrant colors and inspiring patterns in these echino fabric collections' allows our imaginations to run wild with unique and wonderful ideas for crafting, sewing and home decorating projects!... [15 photos]

  • Australian Hand Screen Printed Fabrics - blog & news

    All fabrics of these Australian designers are hand screen printed! Beautiful works from "Aunty cookie", "Sprout design on white", "Pippijoe" and "Ink and Spindle"... [7 photos]

  • Serigraphic Process or Hand Screen Printing - blog & news

    Previous post was about hand screen printed fabrics. I was interested in this method of printing and found a great article about this process. Serigraphic Process or Fine Art Silk Screen Printing A Serigraph ( also called a silk screen print or screen print ) is a stencil print. A simplified and basic procedure of creating a Serigraph is illustrated below in steps. 1. The printmaker cuts an image in a sheet of paper or plastic film...