Sunday, January 30, 2011

crisp + clean

This yukata fabric, designed for a man, is one more variation of a geometric indigo design. ARRIVED.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

japanese dragonflies

This sumo bolt from the Showa Period is hand-dyed with a maroon/brown dragonfly pattern on a dusty brown background. ARRIVED.

Saturday, January 22, 2011

fantastique flora

Here are two delightful bolts from my favorite vendor—so I expect them to be of the highest quality. ARRIVED.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

very green

This is a most unusual Japanese yukata bolt. It is colorful with an abstracted pattern. I like the little bits of mauve in the composition. ARRIVED.

Friday, January 14, 2011

unique colors

This bolt is really intriguing due to its color palette. The red with the green, true opposites, make the pattern pop.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

let’s get graphic

These two bolts are bold and uber-geometric. ARRIVED.

Monday, January 10, 2011


Here are two very old fabrics with simple motifs in indigo and pink. ARRIVED.

Friday, January 7, 2011

textural textiles

Here are my latest bolts—designed for men’s yukatas. The simplicity of these patterns are helpful “neutrals” in quilt compositions. ARRIVED AND IN GREAT SHAPE.