16 November 2017

BOOKS - new suzy ultman

Last week saw the publication of two super cute new children's books from Suzy Ultman. Tiny Town and Tiny Farm are published by Chronicle books and is part of Suzy's 'Mini Series'. Being house-shaped books with die-cut elements it is Suzy's hope that the books' playful construction will give youngsters a unique way to experience reading.

To celebrate the launch of Tiny Town Suzy has created a special pin badge and free cut-and-fold project.

FABRICS - stacy peterson for blend

Texas based designer Stacy Peterson has two new fabric ranges out this Autumn with Blend Fabrics. Out this month is Inspirit (above & below) which has a children’s boho look and is filled with cats and dogs and positive affirmations. The quotes have been pulled together into a fun patchwork repeat pattern. The second range Monsters v Robots was released last month and was inspired by a comic book theme. Both collections are available in two color ways. Stacy's playful work is inspired by her childhood, and she loves cheerful colors charming characters. Stacy began illustrating part time after her son was born while working as an art director in New York. Finding success, she began illustrating full-time and is now available for freelance commissions and collaborations. Please contact Stacy via email for licensing opportunities. stacy_peterson@me.com

And Stacy Peterson also has new collections for Blend Fabrics being launched next year. Below is Fiesta a range celebrates the colorful culture of Latin America. Look out for Llamas of the Andes and Mexican banners in this fun range released in July 2018.

And in April 2018 Blend Fabrics will launch Pedigree, a Chinese inspired range with posh pups and bright blooms. For more on Stacy and her work find her online here.

15 November 2017

FABRICS - tidöblomma

Tidöblomma is a young fabric label who has been coming out with beautiful jersey fabrics since 2016.  Their whimsical and illustrative designs designed exclusively by Rebekah Ginda and are printed in Europe on high-quality organic fabric. After such an overwhelmingly positive response to their first collections in Germany, Tidöblomma has recently begun to work with international stockists and their fabrics can now be found in select shops around the globe.  They are always on the lookout for stockists that are the perfect fit and welcome inquiries from fabric stores. Here are some of their lovely fabrics...