Seamwork

November Discoveries

Resources and additional favorites for this issue.

Gleaned—Carolyn Friedlander’s fabric collection with Robert Kaufman.

This month’s sample garments

Sadie
Telio Terry Rib Knit
Rayon Sweatshirt Fleece in Lavender
– A special thank you to The Cloth Pocket for the Fandindo Picadilly Knit!

Melody
Kaufman Jetsetter Stretch Twill in Navy and Maroon

Fandindo textiles are 3-dimensional and architectural. You can find their knits at The Cloth Pocket!

Websites

Fandindo: An innovative textile design company that produces striking three-dimensional surfaces. You can find the one-of-a-kind knit from this month’s Sadie sample at The Cloth Pocket, in Austin, Texas!

Carolyn Friedlander: Don’t miss this month’s interview with this incredible designer, known for her irresistible modern fabric designs.

If this month’s fabric painting tutorial inspired you, check out our marbled fabric tutorial.

Tutorials

Discharge Printing on Fabric: This surface design technique involves removing dye from fabric using a special ink.

Painting with Dye: If you love drippy, watery, painterly fabric, check out this tutorial.

The Art of Marbled Fabric: The centuries-old techniques used to create marbled paper can also be used on fabric.

November, 2017

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Melody
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