Tag Archives: fabric

Live at last!

It’s LIVE!  I’m so excited to announce my Kickstarter campaign has begun, running through to 31 May 2017.  Click here for the link or you can access it through my website http://www.kimthings.com.  This project has been my passion and soul … Continue reading

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Rain dance

Inspiring designs from Masaru Suzuki at OTTAIPNU for umbrellas and handkerchiefs    

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Pull your weight

Please vote for my design in this week’s Spoonflower design contest! Here’s the link. Thanks!

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Girard Treasure

A new discovery, for me: Alexander Girard (1907-1993)     

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Save the rhino

This week’s Spoonflower fabric design contest is about rhinos. We must raise awareness of the brutal poaching of these animals for their horns which many Asians purport to have medicinal qualities. 496 rhinos have been killed so far this year.  Last year … Continue reading

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Let’s ski

Drumming up support for my competition entry in this week’s Spoonflower retro ski design competition. Here’s the link. PLEASE VOTE FOR MY DESIGN!

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Bottle cap brilliance

El Anatsui! Discovered by chance watching a film by Susan Vogel called Fold Crumple Crush: The art of El Anatsui. Unbelievable textile creations of immense proportions made with bottle caps. Worth seeing the video and artwork.

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Spoonflower is an amazing resource if you want to design your own fabric and have it printed at a reasonable cost. (This is one of my own designs)

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Fab fabrics

Check out Wallace+Sewell (London, UK) for outrageously fab fabrics.  They designed recent seating fabric for the London Underground, stunning scarves etc http://www.wallacesewell.com

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