Pantone’s color of the year for 2023 is Viva Magenta, a bold and vibrant shade of pink. This color was selected by Pantone’s color experts as the color that best reflects the mood and cultural zeitgeist of the coming year. Viva Magenta is a vibrant and energetic color that is sure to make a statement […]

Graffiti art, also known as street art, is a form of artistic expression that originated in the urban environment. Graffiti artists use a variety of media, including spray paint, markers, and stencils, to create their works, which are often executed on walls, buildings, and other surfaces in public spaces. Graffiti art has a long and […]

Nature has been an inspiration to creative minds throughout history, from ancient Greek art to modern fashion. One creative craft that draws heavily from nature is fair isle knitting. Fair isle knitting is a type of stranded knitting technique in which two or more colors of yarn are used to create complex colorwork patterns. The […]

Here are some autumn and winter themed mockups for you to try

If Danny were a novel, she would be a psychedelic steampunk romance that ends in a destination wedding on a tropical beach… and it would be a page turner. Browsing her design portfolio feels like shopping at your favorite vintage store, full of well-curated treasures. For sewists, looking for one-of-a-kind head turners – her textiles […]

Dogwood Denim shows off prints with a bright saturated color that makes the art truly come alive. It is just so beautiful.

I recently asked interior designer, turned surface pattern designer, Donna Dowling, to share her thoughts on Geometric Wallpaper. This is what she wrote:

Familiarize yourself with the unique characteristics of Spoonflower’s Organic Sweet Pea Gauze as you’re planning your sewing project.

Take a look at what Spoonflower’s creative community is making with Sport Lycra

Spoonflower is an online printing company that allows users to create custom prints. They offer thousands of patterns and colors, allowing customers to choose exactly what they want printed onto their fabrics. Makers can also upload their own designs. Spoonflower Recycled Canvas is 100% polyester and each yard is made from 10 recycled bottles. It […]