Designer Feature: Kendra Dandy

Friday, August 17, 2012

Hello there! These refreshing prints were created by designer Kendra Dandy, who comes to the textile design industry from the illustration world. She describes her work as “a…

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Design Competition Announcement & Feature Designer: Marie Delisle Holmberg

Friday, August 10, 2012

Today’s featured designer is Marie Delisle Holmberg, from Chickaprint. Marie got her start at Laval University in Québec where she graduated with a degree in graphic design. After…

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Designer Focus: Rebecca Desnos

Thursday, August 9, 2012

These geometric hand dyed bamboo scarves are gorgeous as well as being super eco-conscious. Each of these Rebecca Desnos scarves are dyed using the Japanese technique of Shibori. Also,…

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Feature Designer: DanYELL Designs

Friday, August 3, 2012

Hello there and Happy Friday! These lovely pieces are the work of DanYELL Designs, which creates surface patterns that are showcased on greeting cards, wedding invitations, brooches and…

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Textile Designer Focus: Claire Carey

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Hello there! I am such a fan of Claire Carey’s work and I am thrilled to have the opportunity to share a few pieces from her latest collections….

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Ayelet Iontef & A Summer Reminder

Friday, July 27, 2012

Hey there! Ayelet Iontef sent over a few watercolors from her recent collection and I thought I would share these little beauties with you today. How has this summer…

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Feature Designer: Laura Jobling

Friday, July 20, 2012
Laura Jobling

Happy Friday! Today I am thrilled to feature the work of Laura Jobling. Laura recently graduated from the Glasgow School of Art, where she specialized in print design….

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Feature Designer: Amy Sia

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Some of you may remember Amy Sia from her majestic tropical-inspired collection, which was featured in February (click here to read that post). It is definitely one of…

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Feature Designer: Sanne van de Goor

Friday, July 13, 2012

These stunning pieces are the work of designer Sanne van de Goor who graduated with a degree in graphic design from the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam. Since…

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Remembering to Market Your Textile Design Business

Friday, July 6, 2012

I hope that you had a wonderfully productive week filled with development, creativity and marketing. Yes, I said marketing! In my Textile Design Business course I recommend that…

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