Much to Nel’s surprise she has over the years filled her house with many things that have spirals -- from ceramics, to the feet and tops of clocks, the shape of the garden path and so on and so on. It seems as though many people are drawn to spirals and curves and find them comforting and also sensual. The collection is called Katharine’s Wheel because Nel’s middle name is Katharine, and the firework of the same name is yet another example of the spiral!
For the pattern savvy...Valori Wells presents Wrenly's Christmas for FreeSpirit, an eclectic petal fresh boho style. A refreshing palette of Cranberry and Pine mixed with the coolness of snow and the blue sky.
La Dee Da by Erin McMorris celebrates the whimsy of mixing pattern and color in playful combinations. Organic florals and abstract geometrics are paired with fun flower-filled snow globes and tonal ginghams.
Crazy Love, from Sis Boom, features intense jewel-like colors that dance around on a dark rich saturated palette, creating the perfect storm of vibrato sensibility. Taken from the love of vintage patinas, these fabrics are certain to charm their way into your heart and your sewing.
A great hotel can give you a magical experience. Every night, you return to comfort and coddling that feels like a home away from home. This collection imparts this wonderful duality, this special balance between excitement and security, adventure and comfort. The designs in this collection evoke luxurious bedding, exotic wallpaper, lush carpet underfoot. Quilt made from Prairie Grass Patterns’ big city, April Rosenthal Designs.
Button up with FreeSpirit’s classic Tailored collection with a mix of traditional patterns and inspiring colors. Rooted in antiquity and worldly aesthetics, Tailored is well mannered with its roots in classic style. Neat and polished, clean and bright, this collection of fabrics offers distinction and beauty to last through the years.
“Seven Wonders” from Parson Gray is designed to work in tandem with his first collection "Curious Nature." The fabrics reflect a continued translation of natural elements in folk modern design. Two palettes, 'Cool' and 'Warm,' retain the richly muted tones made popular in Curious Nature. Deep, rich crimson and ochre are paired against cool silver and tundra blues to bring the elements of nature alive among the seven hand-drawn, tactile print designs.
Vernada is greatly influenced by Verna’s need to be surrounded by nostalgic beauty. The colors represent all the lovely things on her imaginary Veranda. The vintage inspired prints are both romantic and timeless. Use the fabrics to create wonderful billowy pillows, playful picnic quilts, frilly aprons and more. Verna hopes everyone will be inspired to create their own imaginary place with her collection. Photo credit; Gregory Case Photography.
You never tire of the zebra animal print and Sis Boom is bringing it to you in a much larger scale with more geometric flare than ever. Adding a very robust 70's geometric to the mix gets us thinking dashiki's and bedspreads and all over hippy-ness -- nostalgia at its finest. Modern pillows, modern tablecloths and modern quilts will beckon to be created.
Pagoda Lullaby was created to illustrate far off adventures, reminiscent of oversized fauna, enormous comfy pillowed chairs and slip covered comfort with large pompom trimmed cushions. Colors are pretty and joyful in deep rich grenadine and chocolate, morning garden brites in the summer sun and wine country field organic greens and earthy hues.
Enchantment from well-known greeting card artist Kathy Davis, features misty watercolor florals with butterfly accents and her signature calligraphy. Inspired by nature, Kathy's artistry comes alive in hand-painted anemones and roses that float effortlessly across beautifully textured backgrounds. Enchantment is perfect for wherever you need that special touch of understated elegance.