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1. FABRICS - erin mcmorris

These colourful blooms are by Erin McMorris from her 'Noe' fabric collection with Free Sprint Fabrics. The bright graphic prints were inspired by a trip to San Francisco where she loved the city's crafty vintage style. The collection is available now from stockists including Fabricworm. Erin's very latest collection for Free Spirit Fabrics is Noteworthy (below) which

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2. FABRICS - juliana horner

Staying with Free Spirit Fabrics we have some highlights from a collection by their newest designer Juliana Horner. Juliana is the daughter of well known designer Anna Maria Horner and her first fabric collection for Free Spirit is called 'Fast Friends'. Juliana says the designs are a celebration of not one inspiration but of many, and they explore the inclusiveness and togetherness that is

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3. FABRICS - rifle at cotton + steel

In case you haven't heard already the fantastic Anna Bond of Rifle Paper Co. is about to launch a fabric collection with Cotton + Steel. Called Les Fleurs there are 13 prints in the range which was launched to huge excitement at the Quilt Market last month and will be in stores this July/August. Anna's designs with Rifle were a real trendsetter and have influenced a whole floral fashion, so it

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4. FABRICS - fabrica uka

Today we are looking at Japanese fabrics. Most of you will be familiar with Kokka who have become very well known over the years for their cute zakka style fabrics. But they also have sophisticated designs like these by fabrica uka - a designer from Tokyo who created silkscreen printed linens. Called 'Tayutou' their creator had wanted to collaborate with Kokka from the very beginning so it was

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5. FABRICS - eri shimatsuka

Staying with Kokka we have these fun Scandinavian style fabrics created by Eri Shimatsuka a designer who was born in Japan but is now based in Finland. Eri's studio brand label is called Pikuu Saari, which means 'small island' in Finnish, and the collection named Saaristo is Eri's first range for Kokka. Inspiration comes from various pie fillings (above & below) the island landscape around

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6. FABRICS - new releases

I wanted to highlight a few fabric designs today that have caught my eye recently from different companies. The first were these bold new additions to Alexander Henry's popular Folklorico collection. stylised Mexican themed prints look fresh and colourful and can be seen online here. Meanwhile these florals from the Hand Maker collection by Natalie Barnes of Beyond the Reef

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7. FABRICS - monaluna

Today I am looking at some of the kind people who sponsor Print & Pattern and make it possible for me to produce daily posts. One of those is Jennifer Moore of Monaluna. Jennifer's latest fabric collection is Anya. Featuring cute owls and mid century geos the collection strikes a nice balance between playful, kid-friendly prints and some more sophisticated designs that are perfect for adults.

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8. DESIGNER - rae ritchie

Today I wanted to showcase one of the designers from the P&P Design Directory : Rae Ritchie. Rae has a new fabric collection coming out next month with Dear Stella called Shadow Box which mixes elements of watercolor, graphite, careful linework, and hand-stamping in striking black & white. Further fabric collections will follow in April and May. Rae is based in Minneapolis where she works as a

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9. FABRICS - dear stella

Also coming next month from Dear Stella fabrics is Junebug, a print collection in tutti frutti hues that is designed to have a cheerful pop. The motifs consist of florals, fruits, and geometrics and were inspired by Scandinavian design And coming in two pretty watercolour prints from Dear Stella's Adelaie collection... Read the rest of this post

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10. FABRICS - andrea müller

Andrea Müller has created this lovely fabric new collection called 'Vintage Kitchen' for American fabric company Riley Blake. It's features a bold range of prints in three different colour groups and catching my eye was the highly original graphic carrots design and elegant raindrop geometric. Released in March 2016 you can see Vintage Kitchen online at here at Riley Blake.

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11. FABRICS - susan driscoll for dashwood

Today we have the latest fabric designs from one of my favourite artists : Susan Driscoll (aka The Print Tree). Susan has once again created a wonderful collection for Dashwood Studio called 'Cotton Candy'. There are seven different prints in the range including sharp geometrics and stylised flowers which are all in a stunning palette that is typical of Susan's bold style. The fabrics are in

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12. Forest Fun pillowcase

Saw this cute pillowcase sewn with my Forest Fun fabric:

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13. FABRICS - cloud9

Whilst selecting my Etsy Faves for the sidebar this week I really loved what was I was seeing from Cloud9 Fabrics latest collections. They have some fantastic new prints, especially from Leah Duncan who has created two new ranges Yucca and Lore. I also adored the painterly collection 'Brushstrokes' by Holly deGroot. I have posted all my Cloud9 highlights below with everyone being a winning

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14. FABRICS - art gallery

Today we look at the new arrivals and 'coming soon' collections from Art Gallery Fabrics, whom I decided to investigate after put the above design in my Etsy Faves sidebar. The first two prints are from the Bound collection by April Rhodes... And below a selection from two collections by Bonnie Christine : Hello Ollie (July 2016) and Forest Floor. Below :  Lavish by

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15. DESIGNER - sari ahokainen

Sari Ahokainen is a designer based in Finland who has recently designed some prints on children's clothes for German label Delari. Her organic fabrics Happiness and So Sweet have been used for leggings and dresses. You can see more of Sari's portfolio for licensing online here.

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16. Tea Towels

These tea towels will be available soon in my Spoonflower shop. (the vegetables are now listed and available for sale - if you are interested choose the linen fat quarter).

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17. NEW WORK - victoria johnson

Designer Victoria Johnson has just finished a series of collaged paintings of Dala horses featuring intricate details and beautiful decorative saddles. She is hoping to start selling prints very soon and these will be some of the first prints available. Also shown is a fabulous new Christmas tree which like all of Victoria's work is available for purchase or license.If you'd like to see

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18. Sewing Projects

I don't think I ever posted these quilt projects on the Robert Kaufman site using fabrics from the Creatures and Critters 3 collection.

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19. FABRICS - chalkpaint by AGF

Art Gallery Fabrics have announced their new early 2016 collections which will all debut at the fall Quilt Market next weekend in Houston. One of the new ranges is Chalk & Paint by Caroline Hulse aka 'Sew Caroline'. Taking a theme from the art covered streets Caroline was inspired by her "crafty/creative side and is an expression of the artist we all wish to be". Chalk & Paint contains ten

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20. FABRICS - art gallery coming soon

And here are a couple of other highlights from Art Gallery Fabrics forthcoming collections. The first is Coastline designed by Sharon Holland featuring shore inspired imagery in nautical blues, sea shell pinks and sea glass greens. The fabrics will debut to retailers and trade at the Houston Quilt show next weekend and will be in stores in early 2016. Avant Garde is

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21. DESIGNER - season of victory

For Memphis inspired fabrics you could check out the works of London based designer 'Season of Victory'. The fabrics are available to buy at Spoonflower here and the prints are available for licensing.

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22. Jump into Fun

In stores soon.... You can see the whole collection on the Robert Kaufman website.


frogs (available in slicker too)


and some ladybugs too

polka dots

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23. FABRICS - moda

Our Friday eye candy this week comes from Moda Fabrics. First up is a lovely floral print by Stephanie Ryan from her 'Good Karma' collection for Moda and they illustrate beautifully how to make various different colourways from the same palette. Below : Also from Moda these interesting bird designs by Jenn Ski from her Tiki Tok collection. And to end with from Moda a beautiful

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24. Creatures and Critters 3 Sighting

How cute is this?

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25. FABRICS - timeless treasures

I am always on the look out for designs with a Scandinavian flavour and this collection called 'Forest Frolic' from Timeless Treasures has a Nordic woodland theme. The prints went on sale back in September and were designed by Timeless Treasures' in house team who took their inspiration from Scandinavian folk art.   Also catching my eye were the sweet modern colours of Timeless

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