Tag Archives: retro

Avant Garden by MoMo

Avant Garden by MoMo

Avant-Garden is the new collection from designer MoMo for Moda Fabrics, and features modern florals with a retro twist. In shades of cherry red, clover green, sky blue, aqua and clementine with earthy brown and cream, many of the prints are reminiscent of Clarice Cliff‘s pottery, with their simple and exuberant flowers, fruit and scenery. These large-scale… Continue Reading

Social Club by Eric & Julie Comstock

Social Club by Eric & Julie Comstock

Modern and graphic, Social Club – the new collection from the Comstocks for Moda Fabrics – is inspired by the age of jazz and cocktails. Pour yourself some blue, add a splash of cherry, a shot of lemon and a twist of lime and mix up your signature quilt cocktail! Prints include lots of circular motifs, dots, retro-style leafy… Continue Reading

September Blue by Susan Driscoll

September Blue by Susan Driscoll

New in the shop and online is September Blue, designer Susan Driscoll‘s debut collection for British textile design house Dashwood Studio. These pretty designs recall long hot, lazy days walking in the countryside amongst the wild flowers, birds and butterflies.  The colour palette is a nostalgic combination of soft pink, faded indigo, and taupe with light touches of green and mustard,… Continue Reading

Pale and pretty fabrics for interesting quilts

Pale and pretty fabrics for interesting quilts

As usual, we have fabric galore on the shelves in the shop… here’s our latest round-up of “pale and interesting” collections currently in stock. Petal The Petal collection from Tanya Whelan for FreeSpirit is a light and very pretty range of fabrics with a vintage feel. A rose motif features throughout – 1950s style cabbage roses, polka dots, gingham… Continue Reading